Campaign worker for Ilhan Omar’s GOP challenger fatally shot

Campaign worker for Ilhan Omar's GOP challenger fatally shot

A 17-year-old boy interning for the Republican challenger of Rep. Ilhan Omar was fatally shot in north Minneapolis on Monday, according to reports. The fatal victim, Andre Conley, was among two outreach workers for Lacy Johnson’s campaign that were struck by gunfire outside of a Super USA convenience store, WCCO reported. Lacy’s campaign told the … Read more

COVID-19 the ‘largest mass fatality incident in modern NYC history’: officials

COVID-19 the 'largest mass fatality incident in modern NYC history': officials

The number of deaths reported to the New York City Chief Medical Examiner’s Office more than doubled amid the coronavirus pandemic — described as “the largest mass fatality incident in modern NYC history” in the mayor’s new management report released Thursday. The number of deaths reported to OCME skyrocketed from 30,964 in fiscal year 2019 … Read more

Lev Parnas hit with new fraud charges for allegedly bilking investors

Lev Parnas hit with new fraud charges for allegedly bilking investors

Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas, who was indicted last year for illegally funneling campaign contributions to super PACs and politicians, was hit with new federal charges Thursday for allegedly ripping off $2 million from investors through his business Fraud Guarantee. Parnas and David Correia were indicted for conspiring to commit wire fraud for allegedly raising … Read more