Texas Rangers postpone charges against cop who fatally shot man at apartment she thought was her own – CNN

CNN Texas Rangers postpone charges against cop who fatally shot man at apartment she thought was her ownCNN(CNN) The Texas Rangers have postponed seeking a warrant on manslaughter charges against a Dallas police officer who shot and killed a man, Dallas police said Saturday in a news release. The decision comes one day after Dallas Police Chief Ulysha …The Latest: Lawyer: Arrest should be made in shootingFox NewsDallas officer who shot man in his own apartment was involved in 2017 shooting of a suspectDallas News (blog)all 208 news articles » Source: Google…

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'Plaid shirt guy' thinks he was kicked from Trump rally for not being excited enough – USA TODAY

USA TODAY 'Plaid shirt guy' thinks he was kicked from Trump rally for not being excited enoughUSA TODAYThe high school student who went viral for making faces behind President Donald Trump during a rally in Montana Thursday thinks he was kicked out of the event for not being "enthusiastic" enough. Tyler Linfesty — who became knows as “plaid shirt guy …'Plaid Shirt Guy' Says Secret Service Detained Him After Being Kicked Out of President Trump's Montana RallyTIME'Plaid shirt guy' wins the internet with silly faces during a Trump rallyYahoo NewsThese…

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Man Burns 13yr old Niece’s Breasts, Face after wrongfully accusing her of stealing N3000

One Effiong Sunday has been dragged to the police for burning his 13-year-old niece breast and face with a hot pressing iron in Bayelsa State. According to Onyido Victor who took to Facebook to report the incident, the uncle brutalized his niece on Tuesday, September 5, 2018, at Brass street, Etegwe Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. The girl had been falsely accused of stealing the N3k from a neighbour, however, she denied the allegation. The uncle was said to have insisted that she must tell him the truth and he started beating…

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“EVERYTHING IS NOT OKAY IN NIGERIA” – SULTAN OF SOKOTO

Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, the Sultan of Sokoto on Friday warned Nigerians to stop deceiving themselves about the situation of the country as all is not well with Nigeria. He also advised politicians to stop fighting because of defections while calling on religious leaders to unite and preach against violence before, during and after the 2019 elections. Sultan made the call when he received the Catholic Bishops of Nigeria in his palace in Sokoto yesterday. “ Politics is a choice, like religion. Therefore, let’s not fight each other because of defection.…

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Wildfires have charred more than 1 million acres in California this year — and fire season is far from over – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Wildfires have charred more than 1 million acres in California this year — and fire season is far from overLos Angeles TimesMore than 1.2 million acres burned. Over 1,200 homes destroyed. At least a dozen dead. And California's fire season is far from over. Advertisement. During the next month, California is expected to see above-normal fire activity after a hot summer …Crews fight to outflank raging Northern California wildfireReutersNew wildfire tears through drought-stricken forest as California reels from its biggest fire in state historyBusiness InsiderWildfire keeps key…

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Florence is expected to restrengthen into a major hurricane before threatening US – CNN

CNN Florence is expected to restrengthen into a major hurricane before threatening USCNN(CNN) Hurricane Florence has weakened to a tropical storm but will likely strengthen again into a major hurricane and could threaten the US East Coast by next week. On Wednesday, Florence became the first major hurricane of the 2018 Atlantic season …Florence expected to become major hurricane, risk to East Coast increasingABC NewsTropical Storm Florence approach prompts state-of-emergency declaration in North CarolinaFox News9 things you need to do right now in case Tropical Storm Florence takes aim at…

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Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh tiptoes through legal minefields on way to confirmation – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh tiptoes through legal minefields on way to confirmationUSA TODAYWASHINGTON – Brett Kavanaugh arrived at his Supreme Court confirmation hearing this week seemingly outflanked by his opponents. In front of him, former prosecutors stared down from the Democrats' side of the Senate Judiciary Committee dais. Behind …Read More Updates From Brett Kavanaugh's Confirmation HearingHuffPostBrett Kavanaugh's Confirmation Hearing Didn't Change AnythingThe AtlanticAs Hearings End, Democrats Accuse Supreme Court Nominee of DissemblingNew York TimesSalon –ABC News –TIME –Politicoall 8,238 news articles » Source: Google News All rights reserved. This material and…

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Magnus Abe Says Rivers APC Will Resist Indirect Primaries

Senator Magnus Abe, a governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers state, has said that the party would not adopt indirect primaries to elect its candidates in the state. Abe who was speaking on the African Independent Television, Naij.com reports, said the party would not conduct indirect primaries because the entire structure of the party in the state is embroiled in legal controversy with about four or five court cases. He said: “Rivers state is one of those states where we cannot have indirect…

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Netflix Picks Up Genevieve Nnanji’s Directorial Debut, ‘Lionheart’ (video)

Ahead of its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival tomorrow, Genevieve Nnaji’s Lion Heart Lion Heart has been acquired by Netflix. This makes the film, the first Netflix original film to come out of Nigeria’s bubbling film industry. Lionheart is the veteran Nollywood actress’ directorial debut, and it’s clearly already making a major splash. The film also stars Nnaji in the lead role, alongside Nkem Owoh, Pete Edochie and Onyeka Onwenu. The film sees Nnaji’s character trying to juggle family and her thriving career, which proves to be…

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EFCC Ready To Probe Alpha Beta

The Economic and financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has said that it is ready to probe fraud allegation leveled against Alpha Beta The EFCC was reacting to a petition written against the firm by its former managing director, Dapo Apara Alpha Beta is the firm given exclusive rights to monitor and collect Lagos state IGR Punch reports that a former managing director and chief executive officer, Alpha Beta Consulting, Dapo Apara, had accused the firm of tax fraud to the tune of N100bn. NAIJ.com gathered that in a petition to the…

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