Category Archives: CNN – US

Dept. of Consumer Protection lost thousands in equipment that taxpayers bought

Dept. of Consumer Protection lost thousands in equipment that taxpayers bought

Another round of the I-Team’s ‘You Bought It, They Lost It’ series features a state agency that’s charged with protecting consumers. The Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection is the agency whose entire mission is based around having your back, like protecting consumers from unscrupulous contractors, monitoring public access to liquor and drugs, and licensing professionals…MORE

McDonald’s Manager Beaten, Choked by Woman Upset Over Missing Ketchup: Police

McDonald’s Manager Beaten, Choked by Woman Upset Over Missing Ketchup: Police

A woman was captured on video beating a McDonald’s store manager in Santa Ana recently, and police released the footage Tuesday as they intensified their efforts to catch the assault suspect. The incident began around 11 p.m. on Oct. 27, after the woman went through the drive-thru of the McDonald’s restaurant in the 1500 block…MORE

Women camp out on bridge where others have jumped to curb suicide attempts

Women camp out on bridge where others have jumped to curb suicide attempts

They are friends with a plan to show that they care. Christina Pozsonyi and Rachel Perrault of St. Catharines, Ontario spent Monday night on the Burgoyne Bridge hoping to lend a sympathetic ear for anyone contemplating suicide. The two hosted a twelve hour overnight “sit out” on the bridge where over the last several weeks…MORE

Lawsuit delays proposed juvenile justice center

Lawsuit delays proposed juvenile justice center

The historic building near 18th and Harney in the middle of a legal battle will stay intact until at least next year. Douglas County officials want to knock down the building to make way for a new juvenile justice center, the building’s owner Bob Perrin is suing. A judge is expected to rule in January…MORE