BALTIMORE, MD. (THECOUNT) — Andrew Lindsay and Israel Argote have been identified as the victims in an Amazon warehouse building collapse Friday night in Baltimore, MD, according to the Baltimore City Fire Department.
Lindsay, 54, and Argote, whose age was not provided, were named as the third party contract workers killed as a result of a partial building collapse at the Amazon Fulfillment Center BWI2, located at, 2010 Broening Hwy, in Baltimore, MD.
The two were killed after a tornado touched down in Baltimore on Friday night causing the Amazon center to partially collapse. The National Weather Service confirmed Saturday afternoon that a E-F1 tornado touched down in Dundalk and Baltimore City. Continue reading
Facebook shut down the account of Korryn Gaines, the young mother who was fatally shot by Baltimore County Police, at the request of law enforcement at some point during the hours-long standoff.
Gaines, 23, was posting videos to her Facebook page in an effort to document her ordeal, when the social media company took down her profile. Facebook also deactivated her Instagram account, which is owned by Facebook.
The department released a statement on the process they followed to have the accounts deactivated. Continue reading
Korryn Gaines is a Maryland woman who was shot dead by Baltimore County Police. Her 5-year-old son was also shot and wounded during a shootout. Gaines was involved in an hours-long standoff with police.
Gaines, 23, of Randallstown, was pronounced dead after being shot in the head. Her young son suffered non-life-threatening injuries. It is not yet known if the boy was shot by officers or by Gaines, according to police.
Police said Gaines was armed with a “long gun” and exchanged fire with officers after several hours of negotiations. Gaines was wanted on failure to appear warrants for an “array of traffic charges” stemming from a March 2016 traffic stop. Continue reading
Seth Rich, who worked for the Democratic National Committee, was found murdered early Sunday morning.
Rich, 27, died while he was walking home in an affluent Bloomingdale neighborhood in Northwest Washington D.C.
Rich was shot multiple times including twice in the back. His mother Mary Rich told the local NBC station that her son was found with bruises on his face, knees and hands – signs that he fought for his life.
“Worst nightmare,” she told News4. Continue reading
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A woman was questioned at a TSA checkpoint while traveling at an airport in Baltimore-Washington after attempting to bring on a suspicious item on her carry-on.. A pair of “Bond Girl” high heels shaped like gun and bullets.
TSA refused to let the woman board the plane with her pumps. There were also bracelets on the same subject.
“We do not allow replicas of weapons or ammunition beyond the checkpoints,” the TSA said, “but we regret to inform you that you cannot bring them in checked baggage.” Continue reading
Beyoncé’s provocative Super Bowl 50 halftime performance will be forever remembered, for all the wrong reasons. Many have taken offence to the singer’s performance, calling it blatantly race-baiting.
Now an unnamed group has organized a protest to take place outside the NFL headquarters on Feb. 16, according to the following invite:
Are you offended as an American that Beyoncé pulled her race-baiting stunt at the Superbowl?
Do you agree that it was a slap in the face to law enforcement?
Do you agree that the Black Panthers was/is a hate group which should not be glorified? Continue reading
The trial over the death of Freddie Gray ended in a mistrial Wednesday. It is the first police officer to stand trial over the death of Gray. The jury was hung on all charges. LIVESTREAM BELOW.
On Tuesday afternoon, jurors sent the judge a note saying they were deadlocked. He told them to keep working.
Porter is charged with manslaughter, assault, reckless endangerment and misconduct in office. Continue reading
Baltimore City Police Department van was captured displaying a curious sign informing potential riders to “Enjoy your ride, cuz we sure will!”
The Baltimore City police department has launched an internal investigation after a civilian shared photographs of a sign inside a city police wagon with a local news outlet.
Baltimore City police released a statement, saying: Continue reading
More than decade ago, Bill Clinton predicted Martin O’Malley would be elected President of the United States! AP preparing to release 1,000-word story on comments, campaign sources tell DRUDGE. O’Malley is now one of Hillary Clinton adversaries for Democratic presidential nomination…. Developing…