Around 14,000 customers impacted after substations in Tacoma vandalized by burglars

Around 14,000 customers impacted after substations in Tacoma vandalized by burglars

CNN  —  Around 14,000 customers in Puyallup and Graham, Washington, were impacted Sunday after burglars vandalized three power substations belonging to Tacoma Public Utilities and Puget Sound Energy, police said. No suspects are in custody at this time, the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department added in a statement Sunday. The sheriff’s department said their agency first … Read more

Woman arrested after breaking into Robert De Niro’s home in New York City, source says

Woman arrested after breaking into Robert De Niro’s home in New York City, source says

CNN  —  Police in New York City arrested a woman who broke into Robert De Niro’s home early Monday, according to a law enforcement source. The woman did not interact with the actor who was on another floor, the source said. The suspect is known to the New York Police Department from previous arrests and … Read more

Former officer who killed Atatiana Jefferson testifies she pointed a gun at him before he fired

Former officer who killed Atatiana Jefferson testifies she pointed a gun at him before he fired

CNN  —  The former Fort Worth police officer charged with murder for the 2019 shooting of 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson in her own home testified Monday he fired at her because she pointed a gun at him. “As I started to get that second phrase out, ‘Show me your hands,’ I saw a silhouette,” the former … Read more

England’s Raheem Sterling leaves Qatar after intruders break into family home

England’s Raheem Sterling leaves Qatar after intruders break into family home

CNN  —  England soccer star Raheem Sterling is returning home from the World Cup in Qatar after armed intruders broke into his home while his family were inside, a person with knowledge of the situation told CNN. The incident happened on Saturday evening, the individual told CNN, and Sterling is said to be “shaken” and … Read more

Disney World arrest: A fugitive from New York was caught after a federal inspector spotted him while on vacation in Florida

Disney World arrest: A fugitive from New York was caught after a federal inspector spotted him while on vacation in Florida

CNN  —  Federal official Jeff Andre was vacationing at Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom near Orlando last month when he spotted a man who looked familiar. The man resembled Quashon Burton, 31, who authorities say went on the run in New York City last November after allegedly using fraudulent documents to obtain coronavirus relief aid. … Read more

Mayor Eric Adams could be New York Democrats’ fall guy for potential big midterm losses

Mayor Eric Adams could be New York Democrats’ fall guy for potential big midterm losses

CNN  —  Democratic officials and strategists in New York tell CNN they are bracing for what could be stunning losses in the governor’s race and in contests for as many as four US House seats largely in the suburbs. With crime dominating the headlines and the airwaves, multiple Democrats watching these races closely are pointing … Read more

Police arrest and name suspect in burglary of Arizona governor candidate Katie Hobbs’ campaign HQ

Police arrest and name suspect in burglary of Arizona governor candidate Katie Hobbs’ campaign HQ

CNN  —  The Phoenix Police Department has arrested a 36-year-old man in connection with a break-in at Democratic Arizona gubernatorial candidate Katie Hobbs’ campaign headquarters earlier this week. Daniel Mota Dos Reis was booked on one count of third-degree burglary, according to the department. On Wednesday night, a patrol officer saw a news story that … Read more

Anti-Xi protest spreads in China and worldwide as Chinese leader begins third term

Anti-Xi protest spreads in China and worldwide as Chinese leader begins third term

CNN  —  Jolie’s nerves were running high as she walked into the campus of Goldsmiths, the University of London, last Friday morning. She’d planned to arrive early enough that the campus would be deserted, but her fellow students were already beginning to filter in to start their day. In the hallway of an academic building, … Read more

NYC: Russian Orthodox cathedral splashed with red paint

NYC: Russian Orthodox cathedral splashed with red paint

CNN  —  A Russian Orthodox cathedral in New York appears to have been defaced with red paint, following a similar incident in which the Russian consulate was vandalized with red spray paint. The two vandalism incidents come after Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the beginning stages of annexation of parts of Ukraine. An eyewitness told … Read more

Sailor charged with starting fire that destroyed Navy ship found not guilty

Sailor charged with starting fire that destroyed Navy ship found not guilty

CNN  —  A sailor charged in connection with starting a fire that destroyed a Navy warship while it was docked in San Diego has been found not guilty. Seaman Recruit Ryan Mays was acquitted on charges of willful hazarding of a vessel and aggravated arson, the Navy said in a statement, following a court martial … Read more