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14h ago

Scottie Scheffler wins the 2024 Masters Tournament

Scheffler, who is soon to be a father, finished the 88th Masters at 11-under and won by four strokes. It's his second Masters victory in three years.
Scottie Scheffler
Scottie Scheffler

Chicago mass shooting leaves 8-year-old girl dead, 10 others injured

Police say among the injured are a 1-year old and a 7-year-old who are in critical condition.
police on the scene of a shooting in Chicago
police on the scene of a shooting in Chicago
17h ago

O.J. Simpson will be cremated, brain won't be donated for CTE research, lawyer says

The executor, Malcolm LaVergne, who was Simpson's longtime lawyer, said he also wants to "tone down the rhetoric" with the Goldman family after Simpson's death.
OJ Simpson Bids For Freedom In Parole Hearing
OJ Simpson Bids For Freedom In Parole Hearing
20h ago

Off-duty S.C. cop charged in fatal shooting of driver fleeing from fight

Summerville Police Department officer Anthony DeLustro, 64, was described as the “primary aggressor,” according to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division.
A Summerville Police Department patrol car in S.C.
A Summerville Police Department patrol car in S.C.
22h ago

'Rust' armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed called jurors 'idiots' in jail phone calls, prosecutors say

Prosecutors want Gutierrez-Reed to serve 18 months in prison on her manslaughter conviction, saying she has shown no signs of remorse for her role in the fatal shooting.
Hannah Gutierrez-Reed
Hannah Gutierrez-Reed

Arizona anti-abortion activists aren’t letting up after Supreme Court victory

The activists said they will continue protesting at clinics for the next two weeks and work to penalize self-managed abortions.
Abortion Rights Demonstrations At Supreme Court
Abortion Rights Demonstrations At Supreme Court
1d ago

Brittney Griner and wife Cherelle are expecting their first child

The couple announced in an Instagram post that they're expecting in the summer. They used the hashtag #BabyGrinerComingSoon.
Texas Tech v Baylor
Texas Tech v Baylor
1d ago

4 arrested in disappearance of 2 women in Oklahoma

The pair, Veronica Butler, 27, and Jilian Kelley, 39, vanished while driving to pick up children last month. They have still not been located.
Jilian D. Kelley, left, and Veronica C. Butler.
Jilian D. Kelley, left, and Veronica C. Butler.
1d ago

New York man charged after slain friend's body parts found in refrigerator

Nicholas McGee fatally attacked the friend with a knife and hammer before dismembering the body, prosecutors said.
47th precinct police officers uniform
47th precinct police officers uniform
2d ago

'Meant to be there': Man stops rogue hockey puck from hitting 4-year-old

As the speeding puck headed straight toward the child, Andrew Podolak jumped into action. That moment has now sparked a friendship.
Four year old Nasir takes a selfie with his hockey hero Andrew Podolak
Four year old Nasir takes a selfie with his hockey hero Andrew Podolak
2d ago

Coachella festival gently rocked by magnitude-3.8 earthquake

The temblor was centered in the San Diego County desert, about 60 miles south of the annual festival.
Festivalgoers are seen during the the first weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Saturday, April 13, 2024, in Indio, California.
Festivalgoers are seen during the the first weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Saturday, April 13, 2024, in Indio, California.