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NRA declares bankruptcy, plans to incorporate in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – The National Rifle Association says the nation’s most powerful gun-rights organization has filed for bankruptcy and will seek to incorporate the nation’s most politically influential gun-rights group in Texas instead of New York. The announcement Friday comes months after New York’s attorney general sued the NRA over claims that top executives illegally diverted tens of millions…

New York Man Dies in Weekend Wreck on Virginia Loop Road

Montgomery Police is investigating a fatal wreck that happened over the weekend. It happened on Virginia Loop Road near Monterey Drive early Saturday morning just after 12:30AM. The driver, 50-year-old Christopher Glover of New York, was pronounced dead on the scene. The initial investigation indicates Glover was traveling southbound on Virginia Loop Road when his vehicle left the roadway, rolled,…

Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Released from Prison to Serve Remaining Sentence on House Arrest

President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen was released from federal prison Thursday to serve the remainder of his sentence at home. Cohen has been serving a federal prison sentence at FCI Otisville in New York after pleading guilty to numerous charges, including campaign finance fraud and lying to Congress. Cohen arrived at his Manhattan apartment building…

Delta Flight Delayed by Argument Between Pilot, Attendant

Delta Air Lines is apologizing after an argument between a pilot and a flight attendant delayed a flight from New York to Portland, Maine. A Delta spokesman said Tuesday that the crew members were replaced before the plane took off. He said the incident does not reflect the professionalism the airline expects from employees, and that the company is investigating….

One of Zelda’s Sanatoriums Still Stands

The Montgomery born Zelda Fitzgerald sought a cure in the New York private hospital.

One of the sanatoriums where  Zelda Fitzgerald was treated still stands in Maryland, though it is empty of patients and somewhat decrepit. An editor for The History Channel, Luke J. Spenser, wrote about what’s left of the building for the website Atlas Obscura. His hobby is documenting abandoned buildings, and he took these photos of the building, not far from…

Montgomery Couple Wanted for Capital Murder Captured

The United States Marshal’s Gulf Coast Fugitive Taskforce officially notified CrimeStoppers that Cymone Thompson and Kierro Nelson has been taken into custody. On Wednesday April 27, white male, Jordan Wilson was found shot inside of his vehicle located in the 3200 block of Virginia Pines Lane, Montgomery, Alabama. Wilson succumbed to his injuries as a result of the shooting. The Montgomery Police Department’s Criminal…

Montgomery Murder Suspect Apprehended in New York

The Montgomery Police Department has made an arrest in the Saturday, April 23, shooting death of 55-year-old Charles Jones Jr. of Montgomery. MPD detectives charged Nathan Thomas 41, of Montgomery with one count of murder. Thomas was taken into custody in Rochester, NY, on May 3, by the U.S. Marshals. He was returned to Montgomery on Thursday, May 26, and was transported to…

World’s Oldest Person Dies at 116

Susannah Mushatt Jones, the world’s oldest person, has died in New York at age 116. She was born in Lowndes County, Alabama in 1899. Robert Young, a senior consultant for the Gerontology Research Group, says Jones died at a senior home in Brooklyn Thursday night. He said she had been ill for the past 10 days. Jones was born in…