The police chief vowed to be "transparent" and "accountable" in the investigation. On the night of the incident, police had been called to an address in Dallas, Texas, to investigate a complaint of underage drinking and spotted the auto leaving.
As the district attorney's office decides whether or not to press charges, Thomas' 21-year-old son, Terrill Barnes, expressed relief at the jury's recommendation, saying it provided a small measure of justice, according to his attorney Walter Stern.
The act - signed into law by Theodore Roosevelt - enables the acting president to classify federal areas of land and water as national monuments to protect them from drilling, mining, and development. This disparity is largely due to the previous administration's keep-it-in-the-ground tactics, including President Obama's abuse of the Antiquities Act .
With the NFL Draft concluded, talk around the league is reportedly still lingering on the stunning trade at the top of the first round. Yes, Chicago did sign some defensive free agents this offseason, and they should have some significant contribution to the 2017 season.
Williams had been serving a life sentence for the 1998 murder of 19-year-old student and cheerleader Dominique Hurd when he escaped the penitentiary on October 3, 1999 by hiding in a tank used to carry kitchen scraps. One of Williams' attorneys, Shawn Nolan, requested a full investigation into the "problematic execution", saying the accounts of it were " horrifying ".
Ferrari has come roaring back into contention this year, as Sebastian Vettel won two of the first three races to take the standings lead ahead of Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton. Elsewhere, Daniel Ricciardo will line up in fifth for Red Bull, with Williams driver Felipe Massa sixth. "Personally, and as a team, coming into this weekend probably we were thinking that it's going to be better than Bahrain".