Sheriff’s deputy describes ‘chaos’ at double-shooting near Central Michigan University
MOUNT PLEASANT, MI — When a sheriff’s deputy approached an apartment complex near Central Michigan University where an active shooter was reported, he described the scene in one word. After Kenney stepped down, recently retired Isabella County Sheriff’s Detective David Patterson testified he was summoned to the scene. “I think she was upset about what had happened.”Three days after the shooting, Patterson interviewed Thomas at his agency’s headquarters. “It was like the whole apartment,” Upshaw said of the fight’s severity. Read more:Detroit-area man charged in double-shooting of CMU football playersWarrant issued for suspect in shooting of CMU quarterback, senior studentCMU quarterback, senior student shot during off-campus apartment partymlive.com
Alberta leader reverses course, punishes for pandemic travel
FILE - This June 9, 2015 file photo shows then-Canadian Defence Minister Jason Kenney in Warsaw, Poland. Alberta is investing $1.1 billion in the disputed Keystone XL pipeline, a project that Kenney says is crucial for the province's economy. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)TORONTO, ONT – Alberta’s premier has reversed course and is now punishing members of his government for vacationing outside Canada despite government guidelines urging people to avoid nonessential travel during the pandemic. Several other members of his United Conservative party have also been demoted for travelling outside Canada. Chelsea Tucker also said two Conservative Members of Parliament, Ron Liepert and David Sweet, traveled to the United States.
The Latest: Germany reports record-high 590 new virus deaths
(AP Photo/Jon Gambrell, File)BERLIN — Germany has reported a new daily record of 590 coronavirus-related deaths. Hong Kong has reported a total of 7,075 confirmed cases since the start of the pandemic, with 112 deaths. During the summer outbreak, the state saw the numbers of new daily cases go just past 10,000 for the first time. Since late November, the new daily cases have soared past 10,000 on several days, with 15,103 new cases reported Tuesday, according to state health officials. ___BOISE, Idaho — Idaho public health officials abruptly ended a meeting Tuesday evening after the Boise mayor and chief of police said intense anti-mask protests outside the health department building — as well as outside some health officials’ homes — were threatening public safety.