Author: Gary Bigger

Student Killed in University of North Carolina Charlotte Deemed Hero

More details about the deadly shooting at the University of North Carolina Charlotte have emerged. The gunman killed two students and four were injured. Riley Howell a 21-year old student died in the shooting, but city police chief Kurr Putney says Howell died while heroically attacking the gunman. Chief Putney says because of what he did many other students were…

Attorney General William Barr to Testify in Front of Senate Judiciary Committee

Attorney General William Barr is scheduled to testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday about his role in the release of the Mueller report. He’s expected to face questions about his four page summary that was released ahead of the redacted report. According to a source, special counsel Robert Mueller wrote to Barr saying the attorney general’s summary…

Public Opinion Sought on Deer Hunting Regulation Changes

Michiganders will soon have several opportunities to have their say about proposed changes in deer regulations. Revisions are set to be voted on in July by the state Natural Resource Commission. Some of the recommended changes include, an increase in antlerless deer licenses in the Upper Peninsula, and redefining bait to exclude natural or synthetic food-scented materials not consumed by…

Motive Still Unclear In University of North Carolina Charlotte Shooting

Police continue to look for a motive in a shooting at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Two people were killed and four others are in still listed in critical condition. The campus went on lockdown shortly after 6 p.m. Tuesday when shots were fired on what was the last day of classes. Witnesses say the gunman, Trystan Thompson,…

President Trump Denies Ordering McGahn To Fire Robert Mueller

President Trump is now denying that he ordered former White House counsel Don McGahn to fire special counsel Robert Mueller. Mueller’s investigation report states the president called McGahn and directed him to call the attorney general. Claiming the special counsel had conflicts of interest and must be removed. President Trump tweeted Thursday “If I wanted to fire Mueller, I didn’t…

North Korea Demanding $2 Million for Medical Bill of Comatose US Student

North Korea, now handing the United States a $2 million bill for the medical care of a US student that fell into a coma while in North Korean custody. Otto Warmbier, a University of Virginia student was arrested in January 2016 after allegedly pulling down a propaganda poster in a Pyongang hotel. The North Koreans insisted that the US sign…

Multiple Injured in Mecosta Co. Crash

The Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office says several people are hurt after a crash in Mecosta Township. Deputies were called to the crash on Northland Road just before 9 p.m. Thursday night. They say a Paris woman was traveling north on Northland Drive when she crossed the center line, and hit an oncoming vehicle. The vehicle she hit then rolled several…

Body of Missing 5-Year-Old Illinois Boy Found

Police say the body of a 5-year-old Illinois boy who was reported missing last week has been found. The body believed to be Andrew “AJ” Freund was found Wednesday in a rural area just a few miles away from his family’s home. Authorities say the remains were found buried in a shallow grave, wrapped in plastic. The Crystal Lake police…

Former Vice President Joe Biden Announces 2020 Presidential Campaign

Former Vice President Joe Biden has officially launched his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential campaign. Biden made the announcement this morning in a video. It marks his third and likely his last presidential campaign. He will have to beat out more than 20 other democratic hopefuls, including senators Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker and Bernie Sanders. Categories: Election 2020

Measles Outbreak Worst It Has Been In 25 Years

The nationwide measles outbreak has now hit nearly 700 cases across 22 states. The centers for disease control and prevention says that’s the highest number of reported cases in 25 years. New York City health officials announced at least 31 more cases Wednesday including two pregnant women. The measles virus was declared eliminated in the US in 2000. But it…