As authorities continue their investigation on the fatal shooting at Washington D.C.’s Navy Yard yesterday, it was discovered that budget cuts may have resulted in the lax security that allowed gunman Aaron Alexis to enter the restricted area. A yet-to-be-released government audit reveals that federal oversight investigators concluded the reduced security measures at the base left security risks unaddressed, according to the [DailyMail].
Interested in rocking one of Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Diddy-esque minks that he purchased illegally with campaign funds? Fear not…you can bid on one of the coats with 40 percent silver fox sleeves in an auction tomorrow. There’s another bonus – you can also help the disgraced politician pay back the $750,000 in misused campaign funds. You know, if saving politicians is your thing. [Gawker]
A 3-year-old boy is dead after his mother’s boyfriend shot the toddler while they were “playing a game.” Zachariah Grisham, 24, was held on a $100,000 bond and charged with neglect and reckless homicide in the shooting death of 3-year-old Lance Wilson. He says he forgot he was holding the loaded gun when the toddler pointed his finger at him as if he was shooting the gun. In return, he pointed the gun at the boy. [HuffPost]
Paula Deen is finally winning after her n-word fallout. Her alleged extortionist was just sentenced to two years in prison. Check it out, here…[CelebrityGossip]