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10 people walk away uninjured from a small plane crash in Oroville, California

10 people walk away uninjured from a small plane crash in Oroville, California

A small jet crashed during takeoff at the Oroville Municipal Airport in California shortly before noon on Wednesday, the Federal Aviation Administration reported. All 10 people who were aboard walked away from the burning wreck uninjured, authorities said. The aircraft was a twin-engine Cessna Citation — the same model as the plane that crashed last…MORE

Sniper, ambush and standoffs: Officers shot in five states over the past week

Sniper, ambush and standoffs: Officers shot in five states over the past week

In the past seven days, there have been several shootings of police officers spanning from California to Philadelphia. The shootings were not fatal, and occurred during traffic stops, tense standoffs and in some cases ambushes while officers served warrants at homes. Here’s a breakdown of the officers shot in the past week: California: A sniper…MORE

Former Yale professor sexually assaulted five students, report says

Former Yale professor sexually assaulted five students, report says

A former Yale psychiatry professor sexually assaulted five students and engaged in other sexual misconduct, according to an independent report released by the university. Eugene Redmond, who was on the faculty for 44 years, is accused of misconduct and sexual assault primarily by interns in a program he ran that included undergraduate students at Yale,…MORE

Loyola’s good luck charm Sister Jean just turned 100

Loyola’s good luck charm Sister Jean just turned 100

Chicago’s favorite basketball-loving nun reached a milestone birthday and the community is giving her the party of a lifetime. Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt reached peak TV fame when the Loyola University Chicago Ramblers became the Cinderella story at last year’s NCAA basketball tournament. Fans grew accustomed to seeing the nun, who is the team’s chaplain,…MORE

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AUGUST 16, 2019

Amanda Large lost her 3-month-old son Thomas a few years ago and found solace while watching Pirates of the Caribbean. She became so enthralled in the movie that she became Ireland’s only female Jack Sparrow impersonator and married her soul mate, the ghost of John Robert Teague, better known as Captain Jack Sparrow.  Now, Large…

AUGUST 15, 2019

This is probably the opposite of what you’ve been thinking, but it may have actually been LIAM HEMSWORTH’s partying that drove him and MILEY CYRUS apart. A source says, “Everyone always thinks Miley is problematic and immature and a hardcore partier while he’s this chill surfer dude . . .”[But] Liam parties with his friends,…