Articles by Michael Billera
- 'Canadian Psycho' Luka Rocco Magnotta Is A 'Ticking Time Bomb' Says Friend: Details Of Killer's Life Revealed [VIDEO]
June 02 2012 2:36 PM
Luka Rocco Magnotta, known in the press as the Canadian Psycho who murdered his gay lover Jun Lin and mailed parts of the dismembered corpse to the Canadian government, is a ticking time bomb and must be apprehended immediately, a family friend said.
- Leon Panetta Announces Plans To Shift 60% Of US Warships To Pacific By 2020
June 02 2012 12:37 PM
U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta announced Saturday that the country will shift most of its warships to the Asia-Pacific region by 2020 as part of a new military strategy.
- Big Ben's Renaming In Honor Of Queen Elizabeth For Her Diamond Jubilee Is Supported By British Government
June 02 2012 10:38 AM
As Queen Elizabeth reaches her diamond jubilee -- marking 60 years as head of the British monarchy -- the British government is hoping to honor her and her accomplishments by naming a key landmark after her. Several Members of Parliament have begun a campaign to rename the tower that houses Big Ben in honor of Queen.
- John McDaniel, Band Director Of Colleyville Middle School, Arrested For Sexting Student After Winning 'Teacher Of The Year'
June 01 2012 4:06 PM
Just days after John McDaniel was named teacher of the year at Texas' Colleyville Middle School, the band director was arrested after accusations emerged that he had sent nude pictures to a 15-year-old student.
- Kayla Ferrante Killed By Assault Rifle; Hundreds Gather To Say Goodbye To The 17-Year-Old Memorial High School Graduate
June 01 2012 12:02 PM
On Thursday, hundreds of people gathered to say goodbye to Kalya Ferrante, who police say was murdered when someone fired a high-powered rifle into a car she was riding in with her boyfriend. She was 17 and had recently graduated from Memorial High School.
- Seattle Shooting Hero, Lawrence Adams, Threw Stools At Ian Stawicki As He Attacked Customers At The Cafe Racer
June 01 2012 10:23 AM
As Ian Stawicki indiscriminately shot five people at Café Racer during a shooting in Seattle on Wednesday, one man, Lawrence Adams, stood up and attempted to subdue the shooter by hurling bar stools at him. Stawicki aimed his gun at Adams, whose efforts created enough of a distraction to allow several customers to flee the scene.
- Michael McKean Released From St. Luke's Hospital, Transfered To Roosevelt Hospital For Rehabilitation
May 31 2012 4:21 PM
Michael McKean was released from St. Luke's Hospital on Wednesday after he was hit by a car in Manhattan last week.
- Seattle Shooting At Cafe Racer Leaves 6 Dead Including Gunman Ian Stawicki, Family Not Surprised
May 31 2012 11:57 AM
A shooting spree that left six people dead came to an end after the suspect killed himself after a massive manhunt that began when Ian Stawicki walked into Café Racer on Wednesday indiscriminately shooting at his victims.
- Seattle Shooting Leaves 3 Dead, 2 Wounded At Cafe Racer
May 30 2012 6:05 PM
A gunman opened fired at a café in Seattle's University section of the city on Wednesday. The gunman killed two people and critically wounded three others before fleeing the scene as police begin a massive manhunt to bring him to justice.
- Mickey Shunick's Missing Bicycle Discovered Near Whiskey Bay Bridge in Louisiana
May 30 2012 4:09 PM
Investigators searching for the missing 22-year-old University of Louisiana at Lafayette student Mickey Shunick said they are analyzing her bicycle that was found on Sunday. Authorities said that the recovered bike appeared to have rear time damage when it is found by a fisherman about 27 miles from where she was last scene.
- Knights Templar Drug Cartel Firebombs Sabritas Distribution Center, A PepsiCo Subsidiary
May 30 2012 1:53 PM
Mexican authorities arrested four members of the Mexican drug cartel the Knights Templar after a series of firebombings that damaged a potato-chip company factory owned by PepsiCo. The firebombings prompted Mexican authorities to beef up security at the factory. This was the first recorded attack on an American firm by a drug cartel in Mexico.
- Severed Foot Discovered In Package At Canada's Conservative Party Headquarters
May 30 2012 10:59 AM
A severed human foot was mailed to Canada's Conservative Party headquarters on Tuesday, Canadian police said. Immediately after the incident, local police intercepted a second suspicious package, mailed to the same address, which also contained body parts.