Author: Gary Bigger

Multiple Dead After Mass Shootings in New Zealand Mosques

Multiple are dead after two shootings breakout in two New Zealand mosques. It all started at 1:40 p.m. on Friday local time in Christchurch, New Zealand. Armored police were sent to the city center after hearing reports of gunshots in a mosque. Shooters opened fire for 10 to 15 minutes inside the mosques. Police have also diffused several improvised bombs…

Cherry Capital Airport to Run First Flight to Sarasota, Florida

Traverse City’s Cherry Capital Airport is preparing for its first non-stop flight to Sarasota, Florida this weekend. The airport announced last month that it would begin offering the flights to Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport, through Elite Airways. Flights will run Saturdays. The first flight takes off this Saturday at 10:45 a.m. For tickets you can head to this link.

Cardinal George Pell Convicted to Six Years in Prison

The most senior Catholic official to be found guilty of sexually abusing minors was sentenced to prison Wednesday. An Australian judge sentenced Cardinal George Pell to six years behind bars. He must serve a minimum of three years and eight months before he’s eligible for parole. Pell, a former senior adviser to Pope Francis, was convicted on five counts in…

Deadly Fire Investigation Underway in Raber Township

A fire broke out Monday evening in Raber Township. Clark Township’s fire chief confirmed the deadly fire in Raber. We’re still working to learn more details. We’ve made several calls to area agencies, but have not heard anything back.

Satellite Images Show North Korea Rebuilding Missile Facility

New images appear to show North Korea rebuilding part of a missile facility. The center for strategic studies says the facility at this location has sat quiet since August. But not anymore. The site is one of the few long-range missile test locations in North Korea. The CIA has yet to comment on this development. Reports say the activity started…

President Trump Judicial Nominee Neomi Rao to Replace Brett Kavanaugh

President Trump’s judicial nominee, Neomi Rao, is slated to replace Brett Kavanaugh on the powerful DC circuit court of appeals. Kavanaugh left the seat empty after he was confirmed as a Supreme Court justice last year. The senate judiciary committee confirmed Rao’s nomination for the appeals court on Thursday. Her nomination will now go to the full senate for a…

‘Empire’ Actor Jussie Smollet Charged With Filing False Police Report

In an update on the investigation on Jussie Smollett, the ‘Empire’ actor is now charged with filing a false police report. Chicago’s police superintendent says Smollet paid two brother to fake a racist and homophobic assault. They also placed a noose around his neck. Police say scratches in a picture Smollet took of himself are likely self-inflicted. The actor has…

Driver Leads Wexford Co. Deputies on Multiple Township Car Chase

A driver faces charges after leading Wexford County deputies on a car chase across three townships. It happened just before 8 p.m. Thursday. The sheriff’s office says deputies tried to pull the suspect over in Colfax Township. The driver didn’t stop, leading them on a 20 minute chase. The chase ended in Haring Township, when deputies laid out spike strips….