In El Paso, scared Hispanic Americans rush to buy guns

After a gunman killed 22 people and wounded dozens of others, many terrified Texans are buying firearms for the first time The mural on the side of the gun store proclaims: A Savior is Born. Theres a manger scene below the star of Bethlehem and windows festooned with red, white and blue bunting. And above it all a looming AR-15 assault rifle spewing fire. Yet inside Gun Central on Sunday, barely 24 hours after a terrorist gunman killed 22 people and wounded dozens of others in a local Walmart, the expected white Christian nationalists defending the second amendment were not there. Instead there were terrified El Pasoans, mostly Hispanic, buying firearms for the first time. The scene on Sunday at …

Detroit police fear ‘serial murderer and rapist’ at large after third body found

Authorities, who believe attacker is targeting sex workers, make public appeal for information Investigators believe a serial murderer and rapist targeting sex workers is at large in the city of Detroit after the decomposed body of a third woman was found on Wednesday in a vacant house, the police chief said. Chief James Craig said the homicides, which began in March, appeared to be related to the sex trade. He declined to go into a lot of detail. Two of the three women were in their early 50s. One died of blunt force trauma, while the cause of the other deaths remains under investigation, Craig told reporters. We believe this is a serial murderer and rapist, and we want to …

Nxivm former members to break vow of silence by testifying against cult leader

Opening arguments are set for Tuesday in Brooklyn federal court as prosecutors have been tight-lipped about who will testify It was called collateral nude photos and other embarrassing material that female members of an upstate Keith Raniere. Now some former members of the group, called Brooklyn. Among the more sensational allegations: some female slaves in a secret Nxivm sorority were, literally, branded with Ranieres initials as part of an initiation. Others were threatened with the release of their collateral material if they didnt have sex with him, and only him. Prosecutors have been tight-lipped about who will testify about the secret so-called sorority group that formed within the group, called DOS, an acronym for a Latin phrase roughly translated as …