This photo, dated October 15, 1960, may look silly, but officers were dealing with a serious matter. According to LA Observed:
“Robbery squad officers dressed as women ‘as part of an operation to catch a purse snatcher who murdered an elderly woman while she was on her way to church.’”
- The battle to replace Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who died Saturday, is expected to elevate the role of the court in an unprecedented way.
- U.S. Republican presidential candidates had their nastiest debate yet in South Carolina 🇺🇸
- And "Deadpool" made $135 million this weekend, the best U.S. debut for an R-rated film. That's a lotta chimichangas 💵