“If I continue to stay here, I am going to be killed,” said a mother of two from Honduras, who spent two months waiting in Tijuana to cross into the U.S.
Tanitoluwa Adewumi and his family live in a homeless shelter, after fleeing persecution against Christians in northern Nigeria in 2017. He learned how to play chess at his new school, and in just one year, has become one of the top chess players in America for his age group.
Jordan Holgerson, 16, was hospitalized for a punctured lung and broken ribs in August after 18-year-old Taylor Smith violently shoved her off a bridge. Smith abruptly changed her plea to guilty on the day her trial was supposed to begin, admitting to reckless endangerment as part of a plea deal.
A state prosecutor recommended no jail time for the 19-year-old.
Police say off-road dirt bikes and ATVs swarmed a road with little warning on Saturday. When Sgt. John Borque tried to stop one driver, he got entangled.