M. Griffith Investment Services
August 22, 2018

Los Angeles agrees to pay $1.9 million to family of homeless man killed by police

iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) -- The family of a homeless man shot and killed on Los Angeles' famous Skid Row will receive $1.9 million after the city came to a settlement agreement on Tuesday. Charly Keunang, 42, was shot by Los Angeles police in March 2015 after police responded to a fight b..
August 22, 2018

Hurricane Lane bears down on Hawaii as Category 4 storm

(HONOLULU, Hawaii) -- Hurricane Lane is taking aim at Hawaii as a Category 4 storm with fierce winds of 155 mph. The storm had reached Category 5 level, but weakened early Wednesday. A hurricane warning has been issued for the Big Island, including Hilo, and hurricane watches are in place for the i..
August 22, 2018

Hurricane Lane strengthens to Category 5 storm as it closes in on Hawaii

(HONOLULU, Hawaii) -- Hurricane Lane is a Category 5 hurricane on Wednesday morning with winds of 160 mph. A hurricane warning has been issued for the Big Island, including Hilo, and hurricane watches are in place for Maui and Oahu, including Honolulu. Tropical storm conditions will be possible on t..
August 22, 2018

Suspect in Mollie Tibbetts’ murder passed background check despite immigration status, employer says

Poweshiek County Sheriffs Office(BROOKLYN, Iowa) -- Yarrabee Farms, the Iowa farm that employed the suspect charged with killing Mollie Tibbetts, defended its vetting of Cristhian Bahena Rivera late Tuesday. The farm says Rivera passed the government's background check and it had no idea he was..