January 6

10 Things to Know for Monday

10 Things to Know for Monday

1. GRIEF FOR SLAIN GENERAL Iran’s supreme leader prayed over the caskets of Iranian Revolutionary Guard Gen. Qassem Soleimani and others killed in a U.S. airstrike. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who had a close relationship with Soleimani, wept during the traditional Muslim prayers for the dead. 2. TRUMP RATCHETS UP THE THREATS President Trump insists that […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 6

Five Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 6

FLORIDA OFFICIALS SAY BOY KILLED HIMSELF Police spokesman Rob Shaw said Thursday afternoon that Ian Sevostjanov’s mother sent him to his room Thursday morning. According to a news release, the boy was sent to a room in his family’s apartment, where he obtained the gun. Ian, who was in fifth grade, died from a single […]

5 Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 6

5 Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 6

FLORIDA DEPUTY DUE IN COURT IN AIR RIFLE SHOOTING DEATH The hearing is set Wednesday for Broward Sheriff’s Office Deputy Peter Peraza, whose lawyer says is pleading not guilty. Peraza faces up to 30 years in prison if convicted in the 2013 shooting death of Jermaine McBean, who was black. Peraza is white. FLORIDA TO […]