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  • Johnny Depp: ‘When was the last time an actor assassinated a President?’

    Even before Johnny Depp said it, the actor seemed to know that his comment would ignite controversy. “This is going to be in the press, and it will be horrible…” he said, speaking to a crowd on Thursday. “When was the last time an actor assassinated a President?” The actor was at the Glastonbury Festival in the UK when he made his remarks, which were recorded. The Secret Service is aware of the comments Depp made about President Donald Trump, […]

  • Sniper hits ISIS target from over 2 miles away

    WASHINGTON — A Canadian special operations sniper successfully hit an ISIS fighter from a record-breaking distance of more than two miles away while assisting Iraqi forces in the push to retake Mosul, according to Canadian Special Operations Command. The unnamed marksman was part of Canada’s elite Joint Task Force 2 special operations unit that is currently deployed in an “advise and assist” capacity to help Iraqi security forces battle ISIS from behind the front line in Mosul. “The Canadian Special […]

  • Teacher accused of sex with teen: ‘You’re not going to be happy with what you find on my phone’

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – A high school special education teacher has allegedly admitted to having sex with one of her students, according to WFSB. The Bridgeport teacher, identified as Laura Ramos, has been charged with second-degree sexual assault. According to court paperwork, a student brought all of this to light, and Ramos denied having a relationship with a student at first, but then later changed her story. The arrest warrant states that two weeks ago a student witness went to school […]

  • Hummus with pine nuts recalled over possible listeria contamination

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Three brands of hummus produced by House of Thaller are being recalled for potential listeria contamination. All three brands — Fresh Foods Market, Lantana and Marketside — have pine nuts on top and come in 10-ounce packages. Knoxville, Tennessee-based House of Thaller is recalling the hummus products because ingredient supplier HVF Inc. informed the company that the roasted pine nuts may be contaminated with listeria monocytogenes. The products were distributed from April 18 to June 13 in […]

  • 12-year-old girl comes out to her Mormon congregation, then her mic suddenly cuts out

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — Savannah, 12, made a decision this January; she was going to come out as lesbian at her Mormon Church. Nothing was going to stop her. She’s a normal almost-teenage girl in Utah: She loves to draw and make art. When she grows up, she wants to be a Disney animator. Her favorite bands are Imagine Dragons and Fall Out Boy. On June 22, 2016, one day after her birthday, Savannah came out to her parents […]

  • This mother is looking for the lost necklace that holds her son’s ashes

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. — When she wore the necklace, the grieving mother carried her baby close to her heart. Now, it’s gone. The locket holds the ashes of Amanda Shears’ late son, Zealen, who was just 10 months old in 2012 when he succumbed to a heart defect. The piece — a set of silver wings folded into a heart — vanished sometime after Shears took it off, along with her wedding band, on June 2, before undergoing surgery in Michigan. […]

  • NC gunman who fired shots into DC restaurant while investigating ‘Pizzagate’ gets 4 years in prison

    WASHINGTON — The North Carolina man who fired an assault rifle inside a Washington, DC, pizzeria while investigating an online conspiracy theory known as “Pizzagate” was sentenced to 48 months in prison Thursday. Edgar Maddison Welch, 29, also received 36 months of probation and was ordered to pay $5,744.33 in restitution for firing multiple shots with an AR-15 rifle inside the Comet Ping Pong restaurant in northwest Washington in December. He claimed he was attempting to find and rescue child […]

  • 90-year-old grandma on trial for barking dog dispute, could face jail time

    AHWATUKEE, Ariz. — A 90-year-old Arizona grandma will be headed to trial for a barking dog dispute with her neighbor. Dolly Dentz lives alone with her two rescue dogs who were a gift from her son. Jerry Angerman, Dentz’s neighbor, had filed a complaint with the city over six months ago claiming that her dogs were barking constantly. Dentz tried mediating the dispute with Angerman but the two could not come to an agreement. Dentz will now have to go to […]

  • President Trump proposes ‘solar wall’ for US-Mexico border that could pay for itself

    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration’s proposed US-Mexico border could pay for itself — if it was solar. A “solar wall” could “create energy and pay for itself,” the President said during a rally at the US Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. “And this way, Mexico will have to pay much less money,” Trump said. “And that’s good, right? Is that good? You are the first group I’ve told that to. A solar wall. It […]

  • Trump: I did not make recordings of Comey

    President Donald Trump did not record his conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey, he tweeted on Thursday, ending weeks of speculation kickstarted by the President himself. “With all of the recently reported electronic surveillance, intercepts, unmasking and illegal leaking of information, I have no idea whether there are ‘tapes’ or recordings of my conversations with James Comey, but I did not make, and do not have, any such recordings,” Trump tweeted. …whether there are "tapes" or recordings of my […]

  • Senate finally unveils secret health care bill

    The closely guarded Senate health care bill written entirely behind closed doors finally became public Thursday in a do-or-die moment for the Republican Party’s winding efforts to repeal Obamacare. The unveiling of the legislation marks the first time that the majority of the Senate GOP conference gets a comprehensive look at the health care proposal. With Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pressing ahead for a vote next week, senators only a handful of days to decide whether to support or vote […]

  • Bill Cosby jury voted 10-2 to convict

    Ten of the 12 jurors in Bill Cosby’s assault trial voted to convict the comedian on two counts of aggravated indecent assault, but the case was declared a mistrial because two people on the panel continued to hold out, a juror told ABC News. Cosby faced three counts of aggravated indecent assault. The vote was 10 to 2 to convict him on charges that he digitally penetrated Andrea Constand in January 2004 without her consent, and 10 to 2 that […]