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Yingying Zhang: US man sent to life for Chinese student's murder

Image copyright FBI Image caption Yingying Zhang disappeared two months after arriving in the US                  A former PhD student has been sent to life in prison for the kidnap and murder of a Chinese graduate student at the University of Illinois. Brendt Christensen received the life term after jury unable to reach a unanimous verdict on Christensen, 30, abducted …

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Deputy killed in shot, suspected death ": Officials

An Arkansas Sheriff's deputy was killed on Thursday morning in a shot that left another person injured and the suspect killer killed, police said. Mike Stephens, 56, was identified as the Stone County Sheriff's deputy who was killed in the incident, US police spokesman Bill Sadler said at a press conference. The suspect shooter was also killed in the incident, …

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Chicago Police Agency fire 4 officers for their roles in "cover up" in the deadly shooting of Laquan McDonald

The board said that it was ordered Sgt. Stephen Franko, official Janet Mondragon, official Daphne Sebastian and officer Ricardo Viramontes "delivered from the Chicago Police Department." In its judgment, the Board found that the officials violated their obligation by describing the alleged threat that Mr. McDonald's in an excessive way, while releasing relevant facts that support the opposite conclusion. The …

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Feds accuses and arrests former senior officials of companies that distributed millions of opioids

The indictment says that the distribution of oxycodone and hydrocodone was "outside the field of occupation and not for legitimate medical purposes," said Benjamin C. Glassman, US Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio, in the charge. 19659002] Miami-Luken, a pharmaceutical distributor based in Springboro, Ohio, has failed to report suspicious orders and provide the care needed to prevent the …

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It’s Biden v. Harris Part 2 at next Democratic presidential debate

Then. Kamala Harris (Calif.) Speaks alongside forms vice president Joe Biden, left, and Sen. Bernie Sanders (Vt.) During the first Democratic primary debate June 27 in Miami. Colby Itkowitz Congress, campaigns, health policy, Pennsylvania politics July 18 at 9:58 PM Form Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala D. Harris of California, who clashed at the first Democratic debate, will …

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Al Roker apologizes for Hurricane Michael comment: 'I misspoke'

Al Roker is apologizing for a recent comment he made about Hurricane Michael, which devastated the Florida Panhandle last fall. , Mississippi and other nearby states on Friday when it compared to Hurricane Michael – a Category 5 storm that caused a number of fatalities. Roker referred to Michael as a "Category 3 or 4 storm." He described Barry as …

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Ilhan Omar at the City Hall: "We will not fold"

"It feels good to be at home," Omar said to a bullhorn at the airport, where she met dozens of supporters. She was in Minneapolis for a town hall with Washington Rep. Pramila Jayapal, intended to focus on their advocacy for "Medicare for All." But the crowd led to the fact that they also participated in the town hall to …

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Brendt Christensen gets the lifetime to kill Yingying Zhang

Brendt Christensen, 30, was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for kidnapping and was killed for 26 years by 26-year-old Yingying Zhang. Her remains were never found. "Now that the trial is over and the jury has made its decision, we ask the defendant, without any conviction, to tell us what he knows about Yingying's place," says her father, …

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