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Therapist killed at her Hollywood Hills home, ex-boyfriend arrested

Therapist killed at her Hollywood Hills home, ex-boyfriend arrested

bjdlzx/iStock(LOS ANGELES) — A Hollywood therapist once engaged to actor Drew Carey was killed at her home this weekend — and an ex-boyfriend has been arrested for the crime, police said.When officers in the Hollywood Hills responded to a radio call of a woman screaming around 1:15 a.m. Saturday, a roommate of Dr. Amie Harwick…Read more »

Pearl Harbor survivor, USS Arizona crew member dies at 97

Pearl Harbor survivor, USS Arizona crew member dies at 97

Furchin/iStock(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) — One of three remaining USS Arizona crew members who survived the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor has died.The National Park Service confirmed on Sunday the death of 97-year-old Donald Stratton, while announcing in a Facebook post that the flag over the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii would be…Read more »

More rain expected for flooded South as new storm moves across country

More rain expected for flooded South as new storm moves across country

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Meteorologists are watching a storm system move across the country that will bring more rain to the already flooded South.On Monday morning, flood warnings continue for rivers across the South from Texas to the Carolinas with major flooding occurring only in Mississippi on the Perl River and on Big Black River.…Read more »

Girls basketball coach killed alongside Kobe Bryant honored in private funeral

Girls basketball coach killed alongside Kobe Bryant honored in private funeral

Courtesy the Mauser family(LOS ANGELES) — Funeral services were held Sunday for Christina Mauser, the youth basketball coach killed in a helicopter crash three weeks ago alongside Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and six others.Mauser, a top assistant coach for the Mamba girls’ basketball team, was aboard the ill-fated helicopter that slammed into a mountainside…Read more »

Authorities: Pediatrician who killed himself may have forged patients’ vaccination records

Authorities: Pediatrician who killed himself may have forged patients’ vaccination records

MarianVejcik/iStock(CHICAGO) — An Illinois pediatrician who died by suicide last year may have forged patient’s vaccination medical records, according to investigators.The Cook County Sheriff’s Office began investigating the vaccinations provided by Dr. Van Koinis, 58, who died by a self-inflicted gunshot wound in September, after a suicide note left behind “raised questions” about the record-keeping…Read more »

Car full of teenagers drives at, runs over officer who tried to stop them

Car full of teenagers drives at, runs over officer who tried to stop them

iStock(BILLINGS, Mont.) — A police officer suffered serious injuries requiring surgery after a car full of teenagers accelerated and drove directly at authorities in what was an alleged deliberate attempt to hit them.The incident occurred just after 1 a.m. on the morning of Feb. 15 in Billings, Montana, when police officers located a vehicle that…Read more »