The bulk of the additional troops will train and advise Afghan forces, according to the administration official, who wasn’t authorized to discuss details of the decision publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. A smaller number would be assigned to counterterror operations against the Taliban and IS, the official said.
Hundreds of fans, some in costume, cheered as Mayor Eric Garcetti and Police Chief Charlie Beck switched on the iconic signal and splashed a yellow oval with a bat silhouette high up on the wall of City Hall.
The 79-year-old comedian is charged with three felony counts of aggravated indecent assault over allegations that he drugged and sexually violated Constand, 44.
Sheriff’s officials said the pilot was the only one on board. He had some burns, but was in stable condition, according to Pamela S. Sullivan, a senior air safety investigator with the National Transportation Safety Board.
A tip proved to be the break the FBI had been craving since Jeffs used olive oil to slip out of his ankle monitor and escape home confinement in Utah on June 18, 2016, ahead of his trial in an alleged multimillion-dollar food stamp fraud scheme.
A man was taken to the hospital in serious condition after hitting the windshield of the car.
The Fort Wayne Police Department graduated its 62nd Basic Recruit Class, Thursday night. Police Chief Steve Read said the department is working to increase diversity on the force.
The public is welcome to attend his funeral on Saturday, June 17.
In a final flourish of bipartisan camaraderie for the night, Democratic Rep. Mike Doyle of Pennsylvania, his team’s manager, accepted the trophy, then gave it to his GOP counterpart, Rep. Joe Barton of Texas, to put in Scalise’s office on behalf of the Democrats.
Pence’s office confirms that he has retained Richard Cullen of McGuire Woods “to assist him in responding to inquiries by the special counsel.”
A new business wants to build a slaughterhouse in Churubusco, but some think it’s too close to residents and commercial businesses.
The class, made up of 25 men and 1 woman, completed 21 weeks of work in the department’s academy.
The lawsuit filed in federal court Thursday on behalf of Terence Crutcher seeks at least $75,000 in damages and calls for widespread reforms and increased transparency from the police department, including better training.
Police reportedly found more than 5 grams of Methamphetamines on the man after receiving a tip.
Pence could use the money he raises to parcel out funds to candidates supportive of White House policies. The event will be held at 5 p.m. Friday at the JW Marriott hotel in downtown Indianapolis.
20 bicycles will be awarded to winners of the “FWFD Photo Fun in the Fort” contest, open now through June 26.
On June 6, three boys beat Jason Gardner near a creek and left him nearly unconscious by the time police arrived. Gardner’s family claimed the beating was racially charged.
You can sponsor a duck for $5. The top 25 ducks will receive prizes, with the top duck winning $5,000 with a chance cash prize of $1 million.
The 37-mile Nickel Plate rail line currently runs through Marion and Hamilton counties. An opponent argued running tracks into downtown Indianapolis would be expensive.
The fish kills will not affect the overall health of fish populations or the quality of fishing.