Another Stand Your Ground Shooting – A Florida man shot at a car of teens over the weekend, killing 1 and his defense is that it was in self-defense. This is a legit legal defense because in Florida the Stand Your Ground law says if you feel like you are in danger and threatened, you can bust your gun. The stand your Ground law is the defense Zimmerman used when he decided to shoot Trayvon Martin because the was threatened by him wearing a hoody. In this new case, the guy named Michael Dunn said he asked a car full of teens at a gas station who pulled up next to him to turn down their music. Dunn says he felt threatened by the response and shot at the car 8 or 9 times and killed Seventeen-year-old Jordan Davis. Dunn fled the scene after the shooting and went to a hotel.
Swine Is Contaminated! – A study from Consumer Reports found that the majority of pork products from supermarkets across the country are contaminated with yersinia enterocolitica, a less well-known bacteria that causes food-borne illness, with symptoms that can include fever, cramps and bloody diarrhea. The study found the bacteria in 69 percent of the pork chops and ground pork it tested from stores around the U.S.
Powerball Winner – The second-largest top prize in U.S. lottery history, has been won. The Powerball jackpot went up to $579.9 million. Tickets were selling at a rate of 130,000 a minute nationwide. Two winners with one in Arizona and a jobless man in Chicago.
Sandy Cost PA How Much? – 16 million and rising. Can’t even imagine how much the final # is going to be to NJ and NY. In addition Gov. Chrisite is asking for more funding to repair Jersey.
27 Charged In $3.5M Meth Ring Scam – The drugs came from Mexico and moved across the border through Texas. Pounds of the drugs came directly to Reading and Philly every 2 weeks. Sold in Lehigh Valley and north-central Pennsylvania