Warship that survived Pearl Harbor, atomic bomb tests found in Pacific
The USS Nevada did not sink during the attack on Pearl Harbor, D-Day and even atomic bomb target practice.Commissioned in 1916 in Massachusetts, the USS Nevada sailed to the British Isles two years later for World War I service, according to the Navy. But it was on December 7, 1941 that the battleship's legacy would be made.
The New Orleans Police Department announced the arrest of three suspects and the removal of numerous narcotics from the New Orleans area. © NOPD
The NOPD said they were on patrol at 10:20 p.m. Friday in the 5200 block of Basinview Drive and saw two vehicles parked with two men outside of the vehicles.Sign up for our Newsletters
Based on the actions of the individuals and determining one of them to be in possession of a handgun, the officers said they suspected illegal activity.
The men were detained and search warrants were executed for the vehicles.
Upon search of the vehicles and subjects, the NOPD said the following items were discovered:
Arrests at anti-lockdown demonstrations in Warsaw, London
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Demonstrations took place Saturday in several European cities against restrictions aimed at controlling the spread of the coronavirus, with tear gas used on protesters in Poland and arrests made at a gathering in London’s Hyde Park. Police in several German cities enforced distancing rules as thousands of people gathered to express a mix of frustrations — at restrictions battering the economy and a perceived loss of civic freedom. In some places, people also voiced conspiracy theories and anti-vaccine views.
- Approximately $4,200 in cash
- Approximately 4.5 pounds of marijuana
- 329 Ecstasy pills
- 1,067 Xanax pills
- 623 Tramadol pills
- 1,443 Adderall pills
- 16 Percocet pills
- 48 pints of bottled Promethazine
- Four (4) Oxycodone pills
- 29 glass tubes containing hash
- Two (2) digital scales
- One (1) money counting machine
- One (1) fully loaded 9mm handgun
- One (1) fully loaded 9mm handgun with a laser mount
Officers arrested 27-year-old Clarence Albert, 27-year-old Dameon Earls and 29-year-old Melvin Winnins.
Albert was charged with possession of the listed narcotics with intent to distribute, two counts of illegal carrying of a weapon while in possession of narcotics and possession of a stolen firearm, reported stolen out of Slidell.
Earls was charged with illegal carrying of a weapon.
Winnins was charged with illegal possession of marijuana.
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EXCLUSIVE-Indonesia, major advocate of hydroxychloroquine, told by WHO to stop using it .
The World Health Organization has urged Indonesia, one of the world's biggest advocates of two malaria drugs to treat the coronavirus, to suspend such treatment over safety concerns, a source familiar with the advice told Reuters on Tuesday. Any decision by Indonesia to halt use of the drugs, chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine, in coronavirus patients would mark a major global shift away from a treatment which has been touted for months by U.S. President Donald Trump.Indonesia, the world's fourth most populous nation, had told doctors to use the drugs to treat all COVID-19 patients with symptoms from mild to severe.