National News

May 23, 2018 - 12:55 am
(LAUREL, Mississippi) -- Two Mississippi police officers could be facing additional charges after they were terminated by the Laurel Police Department (LPD) for allegedly beating 36-year-old James Barnett last week. Barnett was pursued by officers after reaching a vehicle checkpoint and turning...
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May 23, 2018 - 12:31 am
(NEW YORK CITY) -- R. Kelly is being sued in New York City by a woman alleging sexual battery, false imprisonment and failure to disclose a sexually transmitted disease, according to documents obtained by ABC News. Faith A. Rodgers claims in the lawsuit that she was 19 when she met the singer after...
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May 22, 2018 - 1:39 pm
(NEW YORK) -- When “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli finally pays for his fraud, the federal government argues its coffers should be filled first. Shkreli, who was convicted of securities fraud and is serving a seven-year prison sentence, owes the IRS more than $1.6 million, according to a new court...
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Galveston County Sheriff's Office
May 22, 2018 - 11:03 am
(NEW YORK) -- Some school shooters act out and get in trouble with either school officials or police before making the deadly decision to open fire. For others, the shooting may be their first significant instance of violence. By all public accounts so far, Dimitrios Pagourtzis fell into the latter...
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