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  • Officers help 5-year-old boy with autism celebrate birthday after friends decline party invite

    CANYON COUNTY, Calif. — A Canyon Country mother’s heartbreaking Facebook post about no friends attending her 5-year-old son’s birthday party ended up with numerous strangers going to the event Saturday, including personnel from the Los Angeles County sheriff’s and fire departments. Latrice Jones had planned a birthday party over the weekend to celebrate her son’s birthday. Gregory turned 5 on Tuesday, so she planned a party and invited his few friends. “He’s on the autism spectrum, so sometimes it’s hard […]

  • Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier’s escape across border

    Dramatic video showing a North Korean soldier fleeing across the border into South Korea while being shot at by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command Wednesday. The video’s release marks the first time the American-led UN Command has disclosed security footage of a defection across the heavily fortified demilitarized zone (DMZ) that divides North and South Korea, said Hochong Song, a public affairs officer for US Forces Korea. By firing across the DMZ at the defector, […]

  • Trump on Roy Moore accusations: ‘He totally denies it’

    President Donald Trump’s decision to embrace Roy Moore on Tuesday was rooted in several factors, but one of the biggest: the noise and confusion from a recent tidal wave of sexual harassment and misconduct allegations from Hollywood to media to politics. “(It) made it easier and easier to stick with Moore,” a Republican source close to the White House said. Several women have come forward and accused Moore of pursuing romantic relationships with them when they were teenagers and he was […]

  • US Navy aircraft carrying 11 crew and passengers crashes into Philippine Sea

    A US Navy aircraft carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed into the Pacific Ocean, southeast of Okinawa on Wednesday. Japan’s Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera told reporters that 10 or 11 people were aboard the C-2 transport aircraft, of which eight had been rescued. The rest are missing, and both US and Japanese forces are searching for them, he said to reporters. “I have been informed from the US military that engine trouble may have caused [the crash],” Onodera said. It […]

  • David Cassidy, ’70s teen heartthrob, dies at age 67

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — David Cassidy, who came to fame as a ’70s teen heartthrob and lead singer on “The Partridge Family,” has died, according to his publicist Jo-Ann Geffen. He was 67. The singer-actor had recently been admitted to the intensive care unit of a Fort Lauderdale, Florida, area hospital. Cassidy was in critical condition and suffering from organ failure before his death Tuesday, Geffen said. “David died surrounded by those he loved, with joy in his heart and […]

  • Uber was hacked in 2016, data on 57 million people was exposed

    Hackers accessed millions of Uber users’ personal information last year, and the company did not report it until Tuesday. In late 2016, two people outside the company accessed the personal information of 57 million Uber users including names, email addresses and phone numbers, the company said. Hackers also accessed driver’s license numbers of around 600,000 drivers in the United States. The 600,000 was included in the total number of affected users. The company did not alert victims or regulators of […]

  • Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are expecting

    Another Legend is set to be born. Chrissy Teigen announced on her Instagram Tuesday that she is expecting her second child with singer John Legend. it's john's! A post shared by chrissy teigen (@chrissyteigen) on Nov 21, 2017 at 1:15pm PST Actually, the model let their 1-year-old daughter, Luna, do the announcing. “Luna, what’s in here,” Teigen asked her daughter. “Baby,” Luna said, uncovering her mom’s baby bump. Teigen discussed her past struggle with infertility in 2015 on her now […]

  • Rare albino deer accidentally shot by hunter

    PEPIN COUNTY, Wisc. — A rare albino deer was accidentally shot and killed over the weekend in Pepin County, according to the Wisconsin DNR. The DNR said the hunter saw a brown head and mistakenly shot at the deer. The hunter then quickly reported the incident to the DNR. A local conservation club now wants to use it as a learning tool for area hunters. The deer will be donated to the Mondovi Conservation Club where it will be used […]

  • Charlie Rose fired by CBS amid sexual harassment claims

    Charlie Rose has been fired by CBS after eight women claimed he made unwanted sexual advances toward them, according to The Hollywood Reporter. An internal memo says the decision “followed the revelation yesterday of extremely disturbing and intolerable behavior.” The Washington Post broke the news about Rose, a co-host on “CBS This Morning,” a “60 Minutes” correspondent and the star of an eponymous PBS interview program. It published claims from the women — three of whom went on the record — […]

  • Elderly man found naked in feces while caregivers fled Hurricane Irma

    CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. — Two Florida caregivers are accused of neglecting the elderly after a man was found naked on the floor lying in his feces after Hurricane Irma. According to arrest reports, Farren Webb, 31, and her mother Traci Waggoner, 54, were arrested on Nov. 17 and are charged with neglect of an elderly or disabled adult with great harm. The report says that on Sept. 17, a friend of the victim, Sharon Adkins, decided to check on him […]

  • LaVar Ball responds to Trump, says ‘If you helped, you shouldn’t have to say anything’

    LaVar Ball denies being in a feud with President Donald Trump but repeatedly refused to issue a “thanks” to the President for his involvement in the release of his son from China. “Why would I be in war with a guy … the most powerful man in the world?” Ball said Monday night when asked about his back-and-forth with the President by CNN’s Chris Cuomo. “Did he help the boys get out? I don’t know. … If I was going […]

  • Kevin Hart and Eniko Parrish welcome baby

    Kevin Hart has announced the birth of his third child. The comedian tweeted Tuesday that his wife, Eniko Parrish, had given birth to their son. “God is truly amazing….Kenzo Kash Hart was born at 1:45am,” Hart tweeted. “He is Healthy & already smiling. Thank you all for your prayers!!!! We love & appreciate ya.” God is truly amazing….Kenzo Kash Hart was born at 1:45am ….He is Healthy & already smiling. Thank you all for your prayers!!!! We love & appreciate […]