News > U.S.

Daytona Beach man who shot police officer with AK-47 sentenced to prison

11 days ago   |   By

A Daytona Beach man who shot a police officer with an AK-47 assault rifle was sentenced to spend 30 years in prison Friday.
Read more ...

 

Man accused of shooting at Daytona Beach police officers sentenced to 30 years in prison

Man accused of shooting at Daytona Beach police officers sentenced to 30 years in prison

11 days ago   |   By

The State Attorney's Office says a man accused of shooting at Daytona Beach police officers was sentenced Friday.
Read more ...

 

Feds seek 8-year prison term for officer who stormed Capitol

11 days ago   |   By

Federal prosecutors are recommending an eight-year prison sentence for an off-duty Virginia police officer who was convicted by a jury of storming the U.S. Capitol to obstruct Congress from certifying President Joe Biden's 2020 electoral victory.
Former Rocky Mount Police Sgt. Thomas Robertson used his law enforcement training to block police officers who were trying to protect the Capitol from a mob's attack on Jan. 6, 2021, prosecutors said in a court filing Thursday supporting their sentencing recommendation.
“Instead of using his training and power to promote the public good, he...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   U.S.      Congress  


Editorial: Mercer man charged with threatening the FBI is another warning

Editorial: Mercer man charged with threatening the FBI is another warning

Read more ...

FDA finalizes over-the-counter hearing aid rule

FDA finalizes over-the-counter hearing aid rule

Read more ...

Shopping for crudité at Wegners? John Fetterman picks on Mehmet Oz's grocery...

Shopping for crudité at Wegners? John Fetterman picks on Mehmet Oz's grocery shopping video in latest online salvo

Read more ...

81-year-old man shot by Clermont police dies

81-year-old man shot by Clermont police dies

Clermont police said an elderly man accused of shooting at medics died Saturday from a gunshot wound he suffered on Aug. 5 when police returned fire. Read more ...

NBA won't play games on Election Day 2022

NBA won't play games on Election Day 2022

CHICAGO - In an effort to keep the focus on civic issues and the importance of the day itself, the NBA is making a scheduling change for the 2022-2023 season. Today the NBA... Read more ...

Boom Supersonic, which is building plant in NC, lands deal for 20 jets with...

Boom Supersonic, which is building plant in NC, lands deal for 20 jets with American Airlines

American Airlines has agreed to buy up to 20 supersonic jets and put down a non-refundable deposit on the planes that are still on the drawing board and years away from flying. Read more ...

A$AP Rocky faces 2 felony assault charges from an incident in Hollywood last...

A$AP Rocky faces 2 felony assault charges from an incident in Hollywood last year

Rapper A$AP Rocky, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, has his arraignment in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday. Read more ...

92-year-old woman's life-sized Colonel Sanders statue stolen from senior...

92-year-old woman's life-sized Colonel Sanders statue stolen from senior living complex

“I've lost something that brings joy to me and the people around me and to my family,” Gloria Reyes said. Read more ...

18-year-old falls to his death while fishing in Melbourne

18-year-old falls to his death while fishing in Melbourne

A Melbourne teen has died after accidentally falling during a fishing trip, police say. Read more ...

Biden's anti-inflation legislation to backfire - budget office

Biden's anti-inflation legislation to backfire - budget office

The Inflation Reduction Act will cost middle-class taxpayers billions The Inflation Reduction Act signed into law by US President Joe Biden on Tuesday will saddle middle-class... Read more ...