Brittany Velasquez, 20, is facing two counts of murder after her 2-year-old son and 10-month-old daughter were found dead in a car outside the family’s Arizona home on Monday night, according to ABC News 15. Police from the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office were called to the house around 11:15 pm. Both children were strapped in … Continued
[DIGEST: The Guardian, New York Times] Six reporters were arrested and charged with felonies while covering the violent protests that took place in Washington, D.C. during Donald Trump’s inauguration. They face up to ten years in prison and a $25,000 fine if convicted. The reporters are Evan Engel of Vocativ, Alexander Rubinstein of RT America, … Continued
Activist Sandra Bland appeared healthy and normal after being rough handled and arrested on a dubious traffic violation. She would up dead in her jail cell a few days later. Few believed she or her family would find justice.
[Digest: Bloomberg; Daily News; Reuters] Widely despised pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli, who earned his notoriety by artificially inflating the price of a life-saving AIDS medication by 5,000%, was arrested at his home in Manhattan on Thursday. 32-year-old Shkreli was taken into custody by the FBI early on Thursday morning for securities fraud. The charge is … Continued