'Prolific' Burglar Charged With Ransacking Riverside Home While Family SleptA man with at least six prior convictions for burglary has been arrested again, accused of breaking into a Riverside home while the family was sleeping inside. Riverside police said 23-year-old James Ussery burglarized a home on the 100 block of North Cowley Road on May 10 as the homeowners and their five children slept. He allegedly stole cash, wallets, laptops, and cell phones.
In Media Tongue-Lashing, Trump Outlines Nearly $6M Fundraising Effort For Veterans GroupsUnder pressure to account for money he claimed to raise for veterans, an angry and irritated Donald Trump outlined a list of charities Tuesday he says have now received millions of dollars from a fundraiser he held earlier this year. Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, told reporters at a testy news conference in New York that the fundraiser, held in boycott of a Fox News presidential debate, raised $5.6 million.
Drew Peterson Convicted In Murder-For-Hire PlotJurors have found former suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson guilty of trying to hire someone to kill the prosecutor who helped convict him in his third wife’s death. Jurors reached the verdict Tuesday afternoon after deliberating for little more than an hour.
LA Homeless Can’t Find Apartments To Rent Despite Federal AidAt least 2,200 homeless people in the Los Angeles area are reportedly unable to find apartments to rent even though they’ve received federal rent vouchers.
Mets’ Wright Could Be Headed To DL Due To Herniated Disc In NeckMets captain David Wright has a herniated disk in his neck and could be headed to the disabled list. The third baseman missed his third straight game Monday and said he will be examined by a specialist on Tuesday. He had an MRI and took oral anti-inflammatory medicine over the weekend.
Fish With Human-Like Teeth, Piranha Relative Found In Petaluma PondA Petaluma fisherman got a big bite, but didn’t expect the fish he reeled in to bite back. Juan Gallo caught a pacu fish at the Lucchesi Park pond in Petaluma over the weekend. But as he lifted the fish from the water, its teeth cut the line. A pacu is a freshwater fish typically found in the Amazon River and a relative of the piranha. While the fish is sold at U.S. pet shops, they’re illegal in California.