Update: Friday, April 27 April 26 has come and gone without any tornado activity in the Sooner state this calendar year. It is now officially the longest Oklahoma has gone without an observed tornado in recorded history to start the year. Oklahoma tornado trivia based on statewide data from 1950 through 2017. #okwx pic.twitter.com/QfsO85qQmM — NWS Norman (@NWSNorman) April 26, 2018 Severe thunderstorms are unlikely in the region for the rest of the month so the state should remain tornado-free into May for the first time. There is some suggestion some severe storms could erupt in the Southern Plains next Wednesday into Thursday (May 2-3), which appears to be the first opportunity to end the tornado drought. Original post from Wednesday Across much of the Lower 48, winter just won’t quit. It’s about to be May, but temperatures are running as much as 20 degrees below normal, snow is still falling and plants are slow to come out of their wintertime slumber. The … [Read more...] about Oklahoma hasn’t had a single tornado this year. It’s never taken this long.
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click to enlarge 30-YEAR SENTENCE: Deshaun Rushing Deshaun Rushing was sentenced yesterday to 30 years in prison for the murder of a 2-year-old Little Rock girl in a 2016 drive-by shooting, the D-G reports. Two days before Thanksgiving ,the child, Ramiyah Reed, was in the backseat of a car, sitting in her mother's lap, when it was struck by gunfire near South Harrison and Charles Bussey Drive. Rushing pleaded guilty to first-degree murder. He will be eligible to apply for parole in 21 years. Prosecutors attributed the shooting to gang-related violence. Rushing's co-defendant, Larry Jackson, was 17 at the time of the shooting; the capital murder case against his appeal of a ruling that he be tried as an adult. … [Read more...] about Man sentenced to 30 years in prison for drive-by slaying of 2-year-old girl
A 38-year-old Bessemer man was arrested and charged with the Saturday murder of his 2-year-old daughter, who was struck in the head with an exercise weight, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office. Just after 11:30 a.m. Saturday deputies responded to a report of a domestic violence situation at a home in the 1000 block of Manor Circle near Bessemer, according to Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Randy Christian. They arrived to find 2-year-old girl Laila Reid unresponsive from injuries to her head and face. She was taken to an area hospital where she later died as a result of her injuries. Information from the scene is that the victim's mother was arguing with the child's father, later identified as 38-year-old Ira Reid of Bessemer, according to Christian. The child was sitting in the car. When the mother got into the car to leave, the suspect threw an exercise weight through the window. The weight struck the child in the head. Ira Reid was … [Read more...] about 2-year-old Bessemer girl killed by exercise weight; father charged
Third-degree burns on the hands and arms of a 2-year-old boy has launched an investigation into possible child abuse. File. According to the Pennsylvania State Police in Jonestown, investigators were called on Friday to the Good Samaritan Hospital in Lebanon for a report of potential child abuse. An emergency room doctor told police the 2-year-old Myerstown boy had third-degree burns on both hands and arms. It is unknown how the child was burned. Police are investigating. … [Read more...] about 2-year-old boy with third-degree burns launches child-abuse investigation: police
A 2-year-old boy who died Tuesday had been severely beaten and suffered internal injuries to his liver and spleen that authorities said likely occurred when he was “hit multiple times . . . or hit against a hard surface,” according to court papers filed in the case. The new information about how the child, Aceyson Aizim Ahmad, was injured inside the Greenway apartments in Southeast Washington were revealed as his mother’s live-in boyfriend, James Embre, 24, appeared in D.C. Superior Court Thursday facing a charge of first-degree murder. “The child’s injuries would have been extremely painful,” police wrote in a court document, and “immediately visible.” As Embre was being led out of the courtroom, he yelled out to family and friends who had filled about two rows in the audience behind him. “Ya’ll know I didn’t do this, dawg. Ya’ll know I ain’t do it.” A judge ordered Embre held until his … [Read more...] about Police say 2-year-old who died was severely beaten and suffered internal bleeding