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  • Baltimore officer was killed with his own gun, police say

    (CNN) — A Baltimore homicide detective was fatally shot in the head with his own gun after a struggle with his killer last week, the city’s police commissioner said Wednesday. Sean Suiter, an 18-year department veteran, was investigating a killing in west Baltimore on November 15 when he saw a man exhibiting suspicious behaviors, Police Commissioner Kevin Davis said. Suiter died the next day at a hospital. No arrest has been made in the killing. Suiter was to testify before […]

  • Philadelphia neurologist admits groping patients, gets probation

    (CNN) — A Philadelphia neurologist pleaded guilty this week to seven counts of sexual misconduct with patients and was sentenced to seven years probation. Dr. Ricardo Cruciani, 63, the former chairman of Drexel University’s Neurology Department, must also register as a Tier 1 sex offender and can no longer practice medicine, a judge ruled Tuesday in Philadelphia County Municipal Court. He was fired in March after the university investigated allegations from seven patients that he had groped them. There also […]

  • Nick Carter denies Melissa Schuman rape allegation

    (CNN) — Backstreet Boy member Nick Carter has been accused by former pop singer Melissa Schuman of raping her 15 years ago. Schuman shared the allegations in a detailed blog post earlier this month and tweeted a link to her story this week. In the post, Schuman wrote of an incident she said occurred when she was an 18-year-old member of the girl group Dream and Carter was 22. According to Schuman, she and Carter were working together on a TV movie […]

  • Former USA Gymnastics doctor pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct; assaulted dozens of women and girls

    (CNN) — Larry Nassar, the former acclaimed USA Gymnastics team doctor who is accused of sexually assaulting dozens women and girls, pleaded guilty to seven counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct in a Michigan court on Wednesday. Three of those charges applied to victims under 13, and three applied to victims between 13 and 15 years old. Several other charges were dismissed or reduced as part of a plea agreement. All 125 victims who reported assaults to Michigan State Police […]

  • Big Mouth Battle 2: Trump calls LaVar Ball an “ungrateful fool”

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald Trump took to Twitter to continue to rail against LaVar Ball, the father of a UCLA basketball player who was detained for shoplifting in China. At 5:25 am, ET, Trump rehashed his beef with Ball, who has been reluctant to thank the President for his role in his son’s release from China. It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got […]

  • North Korean soldier survives being shot five times while defecting to South Korea

    KOREAN DEMILITARIZED ZONE – 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 […]

  • David Cassidy, ‘Partridge Family’ superstar, in critical condition

    (CNN) — David Cassidy, the wildly popular ’70s heartthrob who shot to fame when he starred and sang in TV’s “The Partridge Family,” is in critical condition with organ failure. Cassidy is being treated at a Fort Lauderdale, Florida, area hospital, longtime publicist Jo-Ann Geffen told CNN on Saturday. “He is conscious and surrounded by family and friends, nothing is imminent and we are taking it day by day,” Geffen said. She did not say what caused the organ failure. […]

  • CBS News fires veteran journalist Charlie Rose over alleged sexual harassment scandal

    (CNN Money) — CBS News said Tuesday that Charlie Rose’s contract has been terminated. An internal memo says the decision “followed the revelation yesterday of extremely disturbing and intolerable behavior.” CBS did not immediately name a replacement for Rose. This story will be updated….

  • WATCH: President Donald Trump pardons turkey in annual White House tradition

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is participating in an long-practiced holiday at tradition at the White House on Tuesday afternoon — the pardoning of two turkeys. In the Rose Garden, Trump will pardon the two birds handpicked by the National Turkey Federation to get official amnesty from Thanksgiving dinner plates by the president. “After the pardoning, the turkeys will join last year’s turkeys at Virginia Tech’s ‘Gobblers Rest’ exhibit, where students and veterinarians care for the turkeys, and the public […]