LA’s treatment of Dave Chappelle’s attacker incentivizes crime

LA’s treatment of Dave Chappelle’s attacker incentivizes crime

Dave Chappelle was finishing his set for “Netflix Is a Joke” at Los Angeles’ Hollywood Bowl when a man from the audience, Isaiah Lee, jumped on stage and attacked him. In his possession was a switchblade, a lethal weapon. I don’t know about you, but this looks to me like a premeditated, felonious act. That … Read more

Mario Batali: Celebrity chef is acquiring groping woman at Boston restaurant

CNN – Celebrity chef Mario Batali was found not guilty Tuesday on a bench trial of indecent assault and battery related to alleged groping of a star-struck patron at a Boston restaurant in 2017. Judge James Stanton noted Batali’s conduct was “not befitting of his public figure” that night five years ago but said his … Read more

Jessica Biel Is ‘Candy,’ A Permed Housewife Acquitted After Hitting Her Friend With An Axe 41 Times

Candy, Hulu’s five-episode true-crime miniseries set in the suburbs of the early-1980s Texas, asks two questions about its eponymous inspiration, Candace Montgomery. First: What compelled the beatific housewife and vacation Bible study leader to hack his friend Betty Gore to death with an ax? And second: How the hell did she convince a jury that … Read more

Family of Phoenix mother killed while waiting for food searching for answers

PHOENIX (3TV / CBS 5) – The family of a Phoenix mother killed in a shooting while waiting for food with her son is remembering the type of person she was and is asking the public for help. Police say 32-year-old Martha Adrianna Alejo was killed after a car drove up and started shooting at … Read more

South Florida business owners continue to battle catalytic converter thefts

MIAMI – Broward County police are investigating catalytic converter thefts and are looking for the suspects caught on camera. Surveillance video shows how in less than two minutes, thieves can cut the catalytic converter from your vehicle. “They took a Sawzall cut through here and cut through here the unit dropped and took off with … Read more

Family seeking justice one year after TSA agent was murdered while holding her young child

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – The mother of a TSA Agent who was gunned down in front of her toddler is marking the one-year anniversary of the brutal murder with a celebration of life and a desire to see the ones police say are responsible convicted. Prosecutors say the killing was a murder-for-hire plot that was … Read more

World Bank must bring back ‘Ease of Doing Business’ report

The World Bank’s “Ease of Doing Business” report tracked and encouraged improvements in the business climate around the world. Then it got canceled. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images The following commentary is co-authored by Curtis S. Chin, former US ambassador to the Asian Development Bank and inaugural Asia Fellow of the Milken Institute, and … Read more

Alabama public health worker mauled to death by pack of dogs

An Alabama Department of Health employee was mauled to death by a pack of dogs while following up on an attack earlier in the week by the same pack of dogs, officials said. Jacqueline Summer Beard was attempting to contact the dogs’ owner, Brandy Dowdy, on Sunday while investigating the canine attack reported to Franklin … Read more