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  • At least 28 dead as gunmen fire on bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt

    CAIRO, Egypt (CNN) — At least 28 people were killed in Egypt after unidentified gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in what officials are calling a terror attack. Ten assailants wearing fatigues and face masks fired on the passengers from three four-wheel drive vehicles on a desolate stretch of desert road, Egypt’s Interior Ministry told CNN. Hours later, Egypt responded with airstrikes against terrorist camps, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said in an on-camera statement, according to state-run […]

  • Ex-Playboy playmate sentenced for posting gym pic of 70-year-old woman

    A former Playboy playmate pleaded no contest on Wednesday to misdemeanor invasion of privacy for secretly taking a photo of a naked woman in a gym locker room and posting it to Snapchat. Dani Mathers, 30, was sentenced to three years’ probation and ordered to complete 30 hours of graffiti removal service. If the case had gone to trial, the model could have faced up to six months in jail. The 2015 Playmate of the Year was criticized for “body […]

  • Identified suspect in Manchester attack leaves at least 22 killed, including children

    LONDON — At least 22 people, including children, were killed in an explosion which ripped through a crowd of people leaving an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England on Monday night. The identified suspect, 22-year-old Salman Abedi, executed the deadliest attack on British soil since the 2005 London bombings. The attack has left a country in mourning and police searching for answers. European intelligence said Abedi was a British citizen of Libyan descent. The suspect’s brother has been taken into […]

  • Video shows sea lion grab girl, pull her into water

    Some tourists in Canada¬†got a bit of a scare when a sea lion grabbed a little girl and dragged her into the water. Michael Fujiwara was sitting on a dock at the Steveston Fisherman’s Wharf in Richmond, British Columbia on Saturday, when the California sea lion popped its head out of the water. Fujiwara grabbed his phone and started shooting video. He says the animal attracted a lot of attention and the girl and her family came to the edge […]

  • Anthony Weiner pleads guilty, Huma Abedin divorcing him

    Huma Abedin has filed for divorce from former Rep. Anthony Weiner, a move she made prior to Weiner pleading guilty Friday to transferring obscene material to a minor, a source familiar with the matter told CNN. Abedin, a top aide to former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, was not present at Friday’s hearing. A message left with a representative for Abedin seeking comment Friday morning was not returned. At the hearing Friday, Weiner accepted responsibility for his conduct. “I have […]

  • Chris Cornell: Medical examiner says Soundgarden frontman died from hanging

    Chris Cornell, lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave, hanged himself, the Wayne County (Michigan) Medical Examiner’s Office announced Thursday in a statement. The cause of death has been determined as suicide by hanging, the statement said, adding that a “full autopsy report has not yet been completed.” Cornell, 52, was in Detroit performing with Soundgarden, which had embarked on a US tour in April. Brian Bumbery, his representative, called Cornell’s passing “sudden and unexpected” in a statement. “His wife Vicky […]

  • Officer Betty Shelby found not guilty in fatal shooting of unarmed black man, Terrance Crutcher

    TULSA, Oklahoma (CNN) — After nine hours of deliberations, a jury found white Tulsa police officer, Betty Shelby, not guilty in the shooting death of Terence Crutcher, an unarmed black man. The incident, which took place in September, was one of a number of police shootings of unarmed black men across the United States in recent years that have heightened concerns about possible police misconduct. Shelby said that she fired out of fear when she killed Crutcher, who had his […]

  • Tulsa cop Betty Shelby acquitted in death of Terence Crutcher

    TULSA – After nine hours of deliberations, a jury acquitted white Tulsa police officer Betty Shelby in the shooting death of Terence Crutcher, an unarmed black man. The incident, which took place in September, was one of a number of police shootings of unarmed black men across the United States in recent years that have heightened concerns about possible police misconduct. Shelby said that she fired out of fear when she killed Crutcher, who had his hands above his head. […]

  • Roger Ailes: Fox News pioneer dies at 77

    Roger Ailes, who transformed cable news and then American politics by building Fox News into a ratings powerhouse, died Thursday. He was 77. The death was announced by his family and reported on Fox News Channel. There was no immediate information on a cause of death. “I am profoundly sad and heartbroken to report that my husband, Roger Ailes, passed away this morning,” his wife, Elizabeth, said in a statement. “Roger was a loving husband to me, to his son […]

  • Texas congressman calls for President Trump’s impeachment

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –¬†Democratic Rep. Al Green of Texas called for the impeachment of President Donald Trump Wednesday morning, the first member of Congress to officially request leveling charges against the President from the House floor. “This is about my position. This is about what I believe. And this is where I stand. I will not be moved. The President must be impeached,” Green said on the floor. “For those who do not know, impeachment does not mean that the President […]