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Alabama bond sale for mega prisons falls $200 million short

Alabama bond sale for mega prisons falls $200 million short

Alabama officials said they are moving forward with plans to build two supersize prisons despite a bond sale falling more than $200 million short of expectations.

June 30th, 7:24 PM EDT
Texas Monitoring Roads, Can Checkpoints Halt Future Incidents?

Texas Monitoring Roads, Can Checkpoints Halt Future Incidents?

An incident in San Antonio, Texas that left over 50 immigrants dead in a hot trailer has the state taking new steps to monitor highways. A Brooks County, Texas rancher tells us he thinks checkpoints are key.

June 30th, 5:33 PM EDT by Frank McCaffrey
Alabama cites abortion ruling in transgender medication case

Alabama cites abortion ruling in transgender medication case

Alabama  is using the U.S. Supreme Court decision on abortion to argue that the state should also be able to ban gender-affirming medical treatments for transgender youth.

June 30th, 4:44 PM EDT
Border Patrol Warns of Dangers Immigrants Face in Summer Months

Border Patrol Warns of Dangers Immigrants Face in Summer Months

After the tragedy in San Antonio where over 50 immigrants were found dead in an abandoned tractor-trailer, we see the dangers those crossing illegally face. Broder Patrol gives its warning.

June 29th, 8:35 PM EDT by Frank McCaffrey
Florida jury sworn in to determine school shooter's penalty

Florida jury sworn in to determine school shooter's penalty

A jury of seven men and five women have been sworn in for the penalty trial of Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz.

June 29th, 2:04 PM EDT
Essence Fest is back in New Orleans after two-year hiatus

Essence Fest is back in New Orleans after two-year hiatus

Black culture, in all its glory, will be on display over the 4th of July holiday weekend in New Orleans as thousands converge for the in-person return of the Essence Festival of Culture.

June 29th, 1:29 PM EDT
Jury is chosen to decide Florida school shooter's sentence

Jury is chosen to decide Florida school shooter's sentence

The final phase in the selection of 12 jurors who will decide whether Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz should receive the death sentence is now underway.

June 28th, 7:54 PM EDT
A Look at Dangers of Traveling in Trailers, After Masses Discovered Dead in TX

A Look at Dangers of Traveling in Trailers, After Masses Discovered Dead in TX

Authorities discovered dozens of immigrants had died in the heat inside a trailer in San Antonio, Texas. We have an in-depth look at how hot it can get inside.

June 28th, 6:06 PM EDT by Frank McCaffrey
Cuban troops report fatal clash with Florida speedboat

Cuban troops report fatal clash with Florida speedboat

Cuban authorities say they have intercepted more than a dozen speedboats arriving from the United States this year — clashing with at least two of them and making some arrests.

June 28th, 2:58 PM EDT
Ludacris' manager and 2 others shot, 1 fatally, in Georgia

Ludacris' manager and 2 others shot, 1 fatally, in Georgia

A man was killed and two others were injured, including rap star Ludacris’ manager, in a parking lot shooting in an upscale neighborhood north of downtown Atlanta on Sunday night.

June 28th, 12:45 AM EDT
Police say restaurant workers shot in argument over mayo

Police say restaurant workers shot in argument over mayo

Police say a man who complained there was too much mayonnaise on his sandwich opened fire at a Subway sandwich shop in Atlanta, killing one employee and injuring another.

June 27th, 1:59 PM EDT
Tie in Alabama GOP race means winner to be selected by lot

Tie in Alabama GOP race means winner to be selected by lot

Alabama's Republican Party has declared a tie in the primary race for a state Senate seat and says the winner will be chosen by lot.

June 26th, 3:39 PM EDT
With new owners, Florida Project motel dwellers must leave

With new owners, Florida Project motel dwellers must leave

Residents at a motel along a tourist strip not far from Walt Disney World that was used as the setting for the 2017 film “The Florida Project” were told that they must vacate on short notice because the complex has been sold to another owner.

June 25th, 12:39 PM EDT
Emotional Freeman given ovation, ring in return to Atlanta

Emotional Freeman given ovation, ring in return to Atlanta

Freddie Freeman wasn't prepared for the flood of feelings that came in his anticipated return to Atlanta as a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers.

June 24th, 11:04 PM EDT
Pro-Life and Pro-Choice Voices Heard on Roe V. Wade Decision

Pro-Life and Pro-Choice Voices Heard on Roe V. Wade Decision

The Supreme Court has overturned Roe V, Wade and handed the decision-making to the states. We hear from both sides on the issue as well as a legal expert on what happens now.

June 24th, 5:55 PM EDT by Frank McCaffrey

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