New Law In Effect Prevents Philadelphia Police From Stopping Drivers For Low-Level Traffic Violations

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A new law took effect Thursday aimed at putting the brakes on some traffic stops. Philadelphia is now the first major city in the country that prevents police from pulling over drivers for minor traffic violations. The councilmember behind the law says they communicated with officers and Philadelphians when crafting it. Philadelphia… Continue reading New Law In Effect Prevents Philadelphia Police From Stopping Drivers For Low-Level Traffic Violations

State wrestling: St. Michael-Albertville holds form, tops Stillwater for Class 3A title

Stillwater coach Tim Hartung could rest a little easier after Thursday’s Class 3A state wrestling final, knowing there wasn’t anything more his Ponies could’ve done. Stillwater simply fell to a better team. St. Michael-Albertville left no doubt Thursday night as to who was the best team in Class 3A, with the Knights downing Stillwater 39-27… Continue reading State wrestling: St. Michael-Albertville holds form, tops Stillwater for Class 3A title

Boston U. tops Loyola (Md.) 76-64 in Patriot quarterfinals

BOSTON (AP) — Javante McCoy had 26 points as Boston University topped Loyola (Md.) 76-64 in the quarterfinals of the Patriot League tournament on Thursday night. McCoy shot 11 for 14 from the floor. Walter Whyte had 19 points for Boston University (21-11). Sukhmail Mathon added 17 points and 12 rebounds. Cam Spencer had 28… Continue reading Boston U. tops Loyola (Md.) 76-64 in Patriot quarterfinals

Son testifies about texting with his father after January 6 and turning him in to the FBI

(CNN) — The 19-year-old son of US Capitol riot defendant Guy Reffitt testified for more than three hours Thursday before a Washington jury, reliving painful family divisions in the courtroom that led in part to the historic first trial related to January 6. Jackson Reffitt became a key witness for prosecutors because he reported his father’s far-right political… Continue reading Son testifies about texting with his father after January 6 and turning him in to the FBI

Bel Air Mega-Mansion, ‘The One,’ Sells For Record-Setting $126M, Less Than Half Asking Price

BEL AIR (CBSLA) — A Bel Air mega-mansion marketed as the most expensive home in America was sold at auction Thursday, for less than half the asking price, and less than a quarter of the intended value. The property, dubbed “The One” by its developer Niales Niami, sold for a record-setting price of $126 million –… Continue reading Bel Air Mega-Mansion, ‘The One,’ Sells For Record-Setting $126M, Less Than Half Asking Price

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Live updates: Johnson to seek UN Security Council meeting

By The Associated Press The latest developments on the Russia-Ukraine war: LONDON — The office of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he will seek an emergency U.N. Security Council meeting after Russian troops in Ukraine attacked a nuclear power plant and sparked a fire. Johnson’s office says he spoke to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy… Continue reading Live updates: Johnson to seek UN Security Council meeting

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Pelosi supports halting Russian oil imports to US: ‘Ban it’

By LISA MASCARO WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid the escalating war in Ukraine, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she supports banning Russian oil imports to the U.S., a hefty nod that could strengthen President Joe Biden’s hand as global allies seek to isolate Russian President Vladimir Putin’s regime. Biden has been reluctant to curb Russian… Continue reading Pelosi supports halting Russian oil imports to US: ‘Ban it’

Poco X4 Pro 5G tipped to launch in India quickly: Here’s what we all know up to now

Smartphone producer Poco will quickly unveil its new smartphone in India named Poco X4 Pro 5G. To recall, the tech big has already launched the system globally on February 28, 2022. As per the brand new report, the Poco X4 Pro 5G has been listed on BIS certification together with another certification websites, together with… Continue reading Poco X4 Pro 5G tipped to launch in India quickly: Here’s what we all know up to now

19 Children Hurt as SUV Smashes Into Shasta County Preschool

ANDERSON (AP) — A car smashed into a Northern California preschool on Thursday, sending 19 children and an employee to the hospital but their injuries were not life-threatening, police said. A Suzuki sport utility vehicle plowed through the wall of Great Adventures Christian Preschool around 2:30 p.m. in Anderson, a Shasta County community northwest of… Continue reading 19 Children Hurt as SUV Smashes Into Shasta County Preschool