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Woman who went on date with doctor accused of rape: 'He had no concept of no'

(NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.) -- Lauren Hayden said she sensed something was wrong when she went on a date with prominent doctor Grant Robicheaux last year."I was in the pool with him, or jacuzzi, and he started trying to rip my top off," she told Good Morning America."When I said 'no'…... Read More

Mother of slain Iowa State golfer Celia Barquín Arozamena speaks out: 'He wanted to kill a woman and he came across my girl'

(AMES, Iowa) -- As hundreds of students held an emotional vigil on the campus of Iowa State University, their tears glistening in candlelight, the mother of slain champion college golfer Celia Barquín Arozamena spoke out half a world away."It has been bad luck," Miriam Arozamena said Wednesday, addressing reporters for…... Read More

Pentagon field tests 'molar mic,' an encrypted radio that attaches to your tooth

(ALEXANDRIA, Virginia) -- Think your new wireless Apple Airpod ear buds are pretty special, don't you?The U.S. Department of Defense is working with a Silicon Valley startup to fine-tune a crystal-clear, two-way radio so small it clips to your tooth.The device, nicknamed the "molar mic," is designed to transmit an…... Read More

Tennessee teen taken by high school teacher says he threatened her to make her go on the run with him

(CULLEOKA, Tennessee) -- It’s been a year and a half now since high school teacher Tad Cummins ran off with his then 15-year-old student Elizabeth Thomas.Across the country and in the small town of Culleoka, Tennessee, where the two lived, many have made up their minds about the exact nature…... Read More

US Marines sprint toward raging fire to help save dozens of senior citizens

(WASHINGTON) -- Dozens of senior citizens were saved from a raging apartment fire thanks to Washington D.C. firefighters and several U.S. Marines, eyewitness video showed.The Marines, who weren't wearing fire gear, sprinted toward the two-alarm fire at the Arthur Capper Senior Public Housing building in Washington on Wednesday. "Marines rushed…... Read More

2 Los Angeles deputies in serious condition after deadly shooting

(LOS ANGELES) -- A pair of Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies were injured in a fatal shootout on Wednesday after responding to a call about a man with a deadly weapon, authorities said.The deputies were responding to a scene near a park in East Los Angeles around 6:30 p.m. when…... Read More

Arrest made in fatal stabbing of jogger in Washington, DC: Police

(WASHINGTON) -- A suspect has been arrested in the fatal attack of a woman who was stabbed multiple times while jogging in a trendy neighborhood in the nation's capital just a few miles from the White House.Police sources told ABC News Thursday morning that an arrest was made in the…... Read More

A year later, Puerto Rico still recovering from Hurricane Maria

(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- For over 16 hours on Sept. 20, 2017, an island of more than 3 million people was battered by the Category 4-hurricane-force winds and rain of Maria.The toll taken on Puerto Rico became evident immediately: total destruction of an electrical grid and telecommunication services, and…... Read More

Wisconsin woman wriggles out of handcuffs, escapes local jail, gets re-arrested: Police

(WAUKESHA, Wisconsin) -- A Wisconsin woman was caught on tape breaking out of her handcuffs and escaping from a local police station, authorities said.Thirty-year-old Amber Gonzales was arrested last Friday at the Beaumont Hotel for theft and possession of drug paraphernalia.Officers took Gonzales to a holding cell in the Waukesha…... Read More

Sheriff's deputies transporting 2 mental health patients who drowned in flood waters put on leave, authorities say

(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- Two South Carolina sheriff's deputies who were transporting a pair of mental patients in a van that was overcome by flood waters -- drowning the two women, who were chained in the back of the van -- have been placed on administrative leave, authorities said on Wednesday.…... Read More

Gunman in courthouse shooting that injured 4 was scheduled for assault hearing, authorities say

(MASONTOWN, Pa.) -- The gunman who opened fire at a Pennsylvania courthouse Wednesday afternoon was scheduled for a hearing on assault charges he received weeks ago, according to authorities.Four people were shot at the municipal building that houses the Fayette County Magistrate Court in Masontown, Pennsylvania, a spokesperson for the…... Read More

Great-grandmother, 73, kills 580-pound alligator with one shot, she says

(GOODRICH, Texas) -- A great-grandmother in Texas hit an alligator in the bullseye earlier this week, killing the massive reptile with one shot to its head, she told a local news station.Livingston Mayor Judy Cochran believes the gator she found on her family ranch along the Trinity River in Goodrich,…... Read More

Three shot, injured in Wisconsin workplace shooting; suspect in custody

(MIDDLETON, Wisconsin) -- Three people were shot and injured in a workplace shooting in Middleton, Wisc., on Wednesday morning, a city about 6 miles outside of Madison.The suspect was shot by officers after the incident at WTS Paradigm, a software company, Middleton Police Chief Charles Foulke said at a news…... Read More

Man gets arrested for trying to 'steal' marijuana after 100 pounds of drug washes ashore on Florida beaches

(PALM COAST, Fla.) -- It might have seemed like his lucky day when packages of marijuana washed ashore on a Florida beach on Sept. 13, but a man who allegedly took a "brick" of the drug and hid it in his car has been arrested, according to police.Over the course…... Read More