Month: July 2016

Orlando nightclub task force meets for first time since Pulse shooting – Orlando Sentinel

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Orlando nightclub task force meets for first time since Pulse shootingAn Orlando city leaders first convened the Nightclubs Task Force in December, the group delved into research about venues that stayed open past 2 a.m. and how better lighting could deter crime downtown.But after the mass shooting at Pulse last month, the group's focus is shifting to include a look at best security measures to keep guns out of the packed establishments.The task... [...]

Pair arrested in connection with prostitution ring – Orlando Sentinel

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Pair arrested in connection with prostitution ringA Orlando man and his girlfriend were arrested in connection with an alleged human trafficking ring, a Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation official said.Christian Pena Fernandez, 30, and Rachel Gonzalez, 24, were booked into the Orange County Jail on Tuesday.Pena Fernandez is being held on no bond and Gonzalez, who was allegedly aware of the operation but did not play as large a part in it, on a... [...]

Man Jailed After He Says Cops Mistook Krispy Kreme Glaze For Meth

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Man Jailed After He Says Cops Mistook Krispy Kreme Glaze For Meth.A man in Orlando, Florida, says he spent 10 hours in jail after police mistook doughnut glaze in his car for crystal methamphetamine.Daniel Rushing was pulled over in December for a traffic violation when Cpl. Shelby Riggs-Hopkin spotted flakes of a mysterious substance on the floor that she suspected were “some sort of narcotic,” she wrote in an arrest report obtained by the... [...]

What Happened When These Women Gave Their Husbands Divorce Ultimatums

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What Happened When These Women Gave Their Husbands Divorce UltimatumsPutting your foot down and issuing any sort of ultimatum in your marriage is a very risky call: Sure, you may get what you want, but if your spouse is resistant to your demands, there could be dire consequences.Below, bloggers and readers share the ultimatums they gave their spouses and the impact it had on their marriages.1. End contact with the other woman.“I asked my... [...]

10 Things To Keep In Mind When Telling Your Kids About The Divorce

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10 Things To Keep In Mind When Telling Your Kids About The DivorceTelling your kids that you plan to divorce is not a conversation to be taken lightly. It’s one that marks a turning point in all of your lives.For the sake of your children’s mental health, it’s important to be prepared. Below are some expert tips to help you share the news with your kids in the best way possible considering the circumstances.1. Watch your tone.“Both... [...]