National News

Southern California deputy lied about being shot by sniper in sheriff’s office parking lot: Authorities

ABC News(LOS ANGELES) — The California sheriff’s deputy who launched an expensive, citywide manhunt for the sniper who shot him in his own station’s parking lot made up the entire incident, police said late Saturday.Angel Reinosa, who is still a trainee with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Lancaster station, said he had been shot…read more »

7 people shot at 2-year-old’s birthday party in Maryland

WJLA(CAMP SPRINGS, Maryland) — A shooting that broke out over an argument at a 2-year-old’s birthday party in Maryland sent seven people to the hospital on Saturday night.The shooting took place outside of an apartment complex in Camp Springs, where about 12 people were in attendance at the party.An individual approached the group of party-goers…read more »

NASA astronaut accused of crime committed in space

ABC News(CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) — Authorities are investigating the first allegation of a crime committed in space.Astronaut Anne McClain has been accused of unlawfully accessing her estranged spouse’s bank account aboard the International Space Station.McClain and her spouse, Summer Worden, have been engaged in a custody battle over Worden’s six year-old son Briggs after filing…read more »

‘Most humiliating experience of my life:’ Black North Carolina man who was handcuff and removed from his home after false burglar alarm

Kazeem Oyeneyin(RALEIGH, N.C.) —  An African-American homeowner says he endured the “most humiliating experience of my life” when white police officers answered a false burglar alarm at his North Carolina home and ended up placing him in handcuffs at gunpoint and walking him to a police car in just his underwear as his neighbors watched.…read more »