Trump backs bill to ban flag-burning: ‘A no brainer!’

Some Republicans in Congress on Friday reintroduced a proposal calling for a ban on burning the American flag – and they’ve already won an endorsement from President Trump. “All in for Senator Steve Daines as he proposes an Amendment for a strong BAN on burning our American Flag. A no brainer!,” the president wrote in a Twitter message Saturday. CLEVELAND TO PAY $225G TO AMERICAN FLAG BURNER AT 2016 GOP CONVENTION The proposal is being sponsored in the Senate by Sens. Steve Daines of Montana and Kevin Cramer of North…

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Sheriff’s deputy in Fort Worth, Texas, dies after found with ‘significant’ head injuries

A sheriff’s deputy with 19 years on the job died Friday night after being found with “significant injuries to his head” following a shooting in Fort Worth, Texas, according to reports. Deputy Keith Shepherd was found wounded inside his personal vehicle in the Tarrant County sheriff’s office parking lot, across from the county jail, around 9:30 p.m., FOX 4 of Dallas-Fort Worth reported. He had been expected to return from his break about two hours earlier, the Dallas Morning News reported. MISSOURI MAN, SHOT BY POLICE AFTER ALLEGEDLY FIRING GUN…

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Illegal immigrant charged in 3 DUI deaths now also facing weapons counts, authorities say

An illegal immigrant from Mexico, charged with being drunk and crashing his vehicle into a mobile home in California last month, killing a couple and their 10-year-old son, now also faces federal weapons charges, authorities said. A pistol that had been reported stolen in Idaho in 2017 was found inside the suspect’s vehicle several days after it was towed from the crash scene, the Sacramento Bee reported. Later, another weapon was found during a search of the suspect’s home, the report said. Authorities believe the second weapon also had been stolen but was…

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