Archive: 08/23/18: Thursday
Chief: Police Dog Was Left In Car 6 Hours, Died From Heat
A police dog handler has been suspended without pay for five days but won’t face criminal charges after his dog was left in a police vehicle for more than six hours and died from the South Carolina heat, Columbia Police Chief Skip Holbrook said.
Ohio State Suspends Meyer 3 Games, Says He Protected Protege
Ohio State suspended coach Urban Meyer for three games on Wednesday night for mishandling repeated professional and behavioral problems of an assistant coach, with investigators finding Meyer protected his protege for years through domestic violence allegations, a drug problem and poor job performance.
Report: Education Department Considering Letting School Districts Buy Guns With Federal Funds
The Department of Education is considering allowing states to use federal funding to purchase firearms for educators, according to a New York Times report citing multiple people with knowledge of the possible plan.
What Is Guillain-Barré Syndrome? NFL Player's Diagnosis Shines Light On Rare Disorder
Dallas Cowboys center Travis Frederick said Wednesday he has been diagnosed with a rare neurological disorder that causes weakness or even paralysis in various parts of the body, and the four-time Pro Bowl player isn't sure on a timetable for a return.
Impaired Driving Checkpoint Planned For Oklahoma County This Weekend
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is partnering with the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma City Police Department, Midwest City Police Department, and the Del City Police Department to conduct a checkpoint and saturation patrols in the county.