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  • Baltimore homicide detective was killed with his own gun, police say

    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 a grand […]

  • Roy Moore’s communications director resigns

    The communications director for Senate candidate Roy Moore has resigned from his position on the campaign, senior campaign adviser Brett Doster tells CNN. Doster said Wednesday that John Rogers didn’t have the experience to deal with the level of scrutiny brought on by the national press, and the campaign had to make a change. He added that Rogers had not been dismissed but that he “didn’t like playing second fiddle on the communications side.” Moore’s campaign has been embattled by […]

  • Former USA Gymnastics team doctor pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct

    Larry Nassar, the former acclaimed USA Gymnastics team doctor, pleaded guilty Wednesday to seven counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and admitted in a Michigan court to using his position to sexually abuse underage girls. Three of the charges applied to victims under 13, and three applied to victims 13 to 15 years old. Other charges were dismissed or reduced as part of a plea agreement. All 125 victims who reported assaults to Michigan State Police will be allowed to […]

  • Uber paid hackers $100,000 after they stole data on 57 million users

    Uber says it paid hackers $100,000 after they stole data last year on 57 million of its users. The startup did not disclose the attack until Tuesday, adding a potential cover up to a list of recent corporate controversies. Uber said that two people outside the company accessed the personal information of 57 million Uber users in late 2016, including names, email addresses and phone numbers. The license numbers of around 600,000 drivers in the United States were included in […]

  • The stories behind the NBA’s wildest tattoos

    NBA ink is a look all its own; always personal, always on display, and never ever boring. Prepare to be amazed — and a little weirded out — by some of the league’s most infamous, creative and out-there body art. You’ve got a Friend on me Yes, that is a “Friends” logo on current Boston Celtic and famous flat-earther Kyrie Irving’s arm. Why? Turns out he just really, really, really likes the show. “One day I sat through probably like […]

  • Roy Moore says he first noticed his wife when she was 15 or 16 years old

    Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, who has been accused of pursuing romantic relationships with teenagers while in his 30s, said he first noticed his future wife eight years before he formally met her — when she would have been as young as 15 years old. Moore was 38 when he married Kayla Kisor, who was 24. In a videotaped interview published July 30, he recalled when he saw then-Kisor at a dance recital. “When I was deputy district attorney, many years […]

  • Roy Halladay’s Father opens up about his son, baseball and flying

    Denver, Colorado– Roy Halladay, the pitcher, was known for his arm on the baseball diamond. Roy Halladay, the man, had a love for the skies and flying. The latter would be the last thing he did. His father sat down with Denver7 just days after a plane crash took his son’s life. “I’m extremely proud of him,” Roy Halladay Jr. said of his son. Roy Halladay III started playing baseball at a young age. He went on to thrive at […]

  • President Trump’s FCC chair unveils plan to repeal net neutrality

    The days of net neutrality are numbered. Ajit Pai, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, unveiled his controversial plan to repeal Obama-era protections intended to keep the internet open and fair. “Under my proposal, the federal government will stop micromanaging the Internet,” Pai said in a statement Tuesday. “Instead, the FCC would simply require Internet service providers to be transparent about their practices.” The repeal would represent a fundamental shift to how the internet is regulated. The current net neutrality […]

  • Elf on the Shelf phenomenon is 11 million elves strong

    Chanda Bell got the idea 14 years ago to share a family tradition from her childhood that involved an elf sitting on a shelf. She never imagined it would erupt into a Christmas-time phenomenon that’s been embraced by millions of families. Bell, her mother Carol Aebersold, and her twin sister Christa Pitts are the trio behind the wildly successful “The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition” storybook. The book comes with a pixie elf doll, whose job is to […]