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  • Three women on sidewalk hit by driver near Portland State University

    By Web Staff, KPTV PORTLAND, Ore. ) — A driver drove onto the sidewalk near Portland State University and seriously injured three women Friday morning. Emergency crews responded to the scene near Southwest 6th Avenue and Montgomery Street at around 10 a.m. Portland Fire & Rescue asked people to keep the area clear for ambulances responding to the scene. Firefighters said there were “multiple patients.” Police later confirmed that three women had been taken to the hospital with serious injuries. […]

  • Fiat Chrysler recalls 4.8 million vehicles that could get stuck in cruise control

    Fiat Chrysler is recalling 4.8 million vehicles over an issue that could prevent drivers from turning off cruise control. Only one incident related to the malfunction has been reported to Fiat Chrysler, and there are no reported injuries. The issue can be triggered when the car accelerates while operating under cruise control, which it might do in order to maintain its speed while climbing a hill, the company said. This could potentially cause a short circuit. When that happens, the […]

  • 2 hurt in shooting at middle school in Indiana

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. Two people were reported in critical condition Friday morning following an active shooter situation at Noblesville West Middle School. Police first learned of a reported active shooter situation at the school was issued at 9:06 a.m. Friday. As of 11 a.m., police said the suspected shooter, a male student, had been taken into custody. Police said two victims, one adult teacher and one juvenile, were believed to have been shot. The adult patient was transported to IU Methodist […]

  • Sleep in this weekend — you might live longer

    Your pets may be pestering you to get up and feed them, and your spouse may want you to get started on that honey-do list, but tell them you’re sleeping in this weekend. Science says it may help you live longer, especially if you don’t get enough rest during the week. Scientists have long known about the connection between how much you sleep and how long you live. Lack of sleep can have dire consequences for your health. It can […]

  • Body cam video refutes Texas woman’s sex assault claim against state trooper

    By Ray Sanchez and Tina Burnside, CNN Texas prosecutors say they are investigating a woman’s false accusation against a trooper she said sexually assaulted her during a traffic stop, and her attorney has apologized for “amplifying these claims to the point of national concern.” Sherita Dixon-Cole’s false claim against Texas Highway Patrol Trooper Daniel Hubbard was uncovered after authorities reviewed body camera video of Sunday’s traffic stop on Interstate 35 in Ellis County. After the stop, Dixon-Cole was arrested for […]

  • Harvey Weinstein expected to turn himself in to NYPD

    By Brynn Gingras and Sonia Moghe, CNN Harvey Weinstein is expected to turn himself in to the NYPD related to sexual misconduct charges that could come as early as Friday, according to a source familiar with the investigation. Weinstein’s New York-based attorney, Benjamin Brafman, on Thursday declined to comment on whether his client would turn himself in. The disgraced Hollywood producer is under investigation for alleged sex crimes in New York, Los Angeles and London. News that Weinstein would be […]

  • Mom battling cancer refuses abortion, gives birth to healthy boy

    LEAWOOD, Kan.- It’s hard to even imagine finding out you are expecting a baby and all the joy that comes with it – and then finding out you have cancer. It happened to a Kansas woman. She got two opinions and each would bring a very different outcome. Stacey Johnson went from experiencing one of the highest highs that life can offer to one of the most terrifying moments a human can endure all in a matter of weeks. You’d […]

  • President Donald Trump calls off historic summit with North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un

    WASHINGTON DC — President Donald Trump has sent a letter to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un saying it is “inappropriate” to hold planned historic summit. Here is the letter: Dear Mr. Chairman: We greatly appreciation (sic) your time, patience, and effort with respect to our recent negotiations and discussions relative to a summit long sought by both parties, which was scheduled to take place on June 12 in Singapore. We were informed that the meeting was requested by North […]

  • Iowa mom pulled son into path of train, police say

    BELLE PLANE, Iowa – Authorities say a woman and boy whose bodies were found at a railroad crossing in eastern Iowa died in a murder-suicide, according to KCCI. The incident happened May 4. Teresa Gerleman, 35, and her 8-year-old son, Henry Fields were found by police officers responding to a Belle Plaine crossing around 5 a.m. Friday. The Iowa Public Safety Department said after speaking with Union Pacific Railroad employees, video footage from the Union Pacific engine and a multitude of […]

  • Sinkhole appears on North Lawn at White House

    There is a gaping hole in this story: A sinkhole has appeared steps from the entrance to the White House briefing room. Eyewitnesses first saw the sinkhole on the grassy North Lawn on Saturday, following a week of nearly constant rain in Washington. While the hole is behind a stretch of wrought iron fence inaccessible to pedestrian foot traffic, it was contained with yellow caution tape and two orange cones. On Tuesday afternoon, a National Park Service ranger covered the […]

  • Netflix announces multi-year production deal with the Obamas

    By Brian Stelter, CNN Money Barack and Michelle Obama will work both in front of and behind the camera in a multi-year production deal with Netflix. The unique pact was announced on Monday. The first content from the Obamas will appear in 2019 at the earliest, according to a person involved in the deal. Netflix did not specify a timeline. But the company’s announcement of the deal said “the Obamas will produce a diverse mix of content, including the potential […]

  • Man accused of beating dog with baseball bat because it ate his Whopper

    NEW BEDFORD, Mass. – A Massachusetts man is accused of beating his dog with a baseball bat because it ate his Whopper, according to South Coast Today. Gregory Ostiguy was charged with animal cruelty after witnesses called police around 6:50 p.m. Friday to report the 50-year-old was hitting the dog with a baseball bat. When officers found the dog, it was “shaking.” The animal was removed from the vehicle and taken to a local vet for treatment. Ostiguy’s prosecutor said […]