Florida deputy killed in crossfire from fellow deputies

A 21-year-old sheriff’s deputy was fatally shot while serving an arrest warrant in unincorporated Polk City Tuesday morning, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said.Judd said four deputies were attempting to arrest Cheryl Lynn Williams, 46, at a mobile home at around 2 am on Foxtown South on a warrant for failing to appear in court … Read more

Victor Wembanyama, Scoot Henderson exceed all expectations in matchup of top 2023 NBA draft prospects

HENDERSON, Nevada — Multiple NBA scouts and executives showed up well over an hour early to see projected top-two draft picks, Scoot Henderson and Victor Wembanyama, ahead of the first game of their highly anticipated matchup. During pregame warmups, Henderson looked focused and knew what was at stake, even it was just a G League … Read more

Media panics as Musk closes deal to buy Twitter, analysts warn of rising gas prices and more top headlines

Good morning and welcome to Fox News’ morning newsletter, Fox News First. Subscribe now to get Fox News First in your email. And here’s what you need to know to start your day… MEDIA MELTDOWN – Reporters, pundits sound alarm as Elon Musk closes deal to buy Twitter: ‘Be afraid, be actually afraid.’ Continue reading… … Read more

Aaron Judge: Fan who caught historic home run not sure what he will do with it

CNN — Cory Youmans, the fan who caught New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge’s 62nd home run on Tuesday, doesn’t know whether he’ll keep the historic souvenir or give the ball back to Judge. “That’s a good question,” Youmans told CNN affiliate WFAA when asked what he’ll do with the ball, saying, “I haven’t thought … Read more

Dem Strategist Rips Republicans With Reason For Their ‘Very Low-Quality Candidates’

Longtime Democratic political consultant James Carville pulled no punches with his searing assessment of the GOP field of those he described as “very low-quality candidates” in the 2022 midterm elections. “They have a lot of stupid people who vote in their primaries. They really do. I’m not really supposed to say that but it’s obvious … Read more

China has ‘destroyed’ tacit agreement on Taiwan Strait – minister

TAIPEI, Oct 5 (Reuters) – China has destroyed a tacit agreement on military movements in the Taiwan Strait by crossing an unofficial “median line” running down the waterway, Defense Minister Chiu Kuo-cheng said on Wednesday. While acknowledging the end of the tacit understanding on the median line, Chiu told Taiwan’s parliament Taiwan would react if … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, October 5

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, September 9, 2022. Brendan Mcdermid | Reuters Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. A stunning rebound We’re two trading days into October, and we’ve already had two stunning … Read more