Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall officially fired Amber Guyger on Monday for fatal shooting Botham Jean in his own apartment.
In a statement, the Dallas Police Department said Guyger was terminated during a hearing with the chief Monday morning. An internal affairs investigation found she "engaged in adverse conduct when she was arrested for manslaughter" and she was fired due to her "actions" the night of the fatal shooting.… More
A North Carolina animal rescuer Tammie Hedges is facing criminal charges for allegedly practicing veterinary medicine without a license while sheltering more than two dozen pets during the devastation of Hurricane Florence.
While the weather has largely been sunny, warm and humid across flood-ravaged portions of North and South Carolina, an incoming round of tropical downpours could exacerbate flooding and delay cleanup efforts.
Flooding can be one of the most difficult natural disasters to recover from because the risks don’t dissipate when conditions dry up and cleanup begins.