First witness in Alex Murdaugh murder trial saw no tears

CNN — The officer who was the first to respond to the scene where Alex Murdaugh’s wife and son were found killed testified Thursday that one of the first things Murdaugh mentioned after the officer arrived was a boating accident involving his son years ago. Murdaugh, a now disbarred attorney and member of a prominent … Read more

Tire Nichols: A timeline of the investigations into Nichols’ death after a traffic stop and arrest by Memphis police

CNN — Nearly three weeks after a traffic stop in Memphis led to a violent arrest and subsequent death of a driver, police are expected to release police body camera footage of the incident to the public. Tire Nichols, a 29-year-old black man, was hospitalized after the Jan. 7 arrest and died three days later … Read more

Texas and Louisiana: After tornadoes hit communities, thousands are left without power as the storm continues to threaten the South and Midwest

CNN — More than a dozen reported tornadoes hit communities in Texas and Louisiana, damaging many homes and businesses as windows and roofs were blown off buildings – and the threat is expected to persist Wednesday in other states across the country. south. Nearly 42,000 customers were without power in Texas on Wednesday morning, according … Read more