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Police in Ferguson, MO Sued for $40 Million
Police in Ferguson, Missouri along with St. Louis County officers have been sued by five bystanders during the Ferguson protests. The lawsuit claims they were unjustly arrested and excessive force was used. They are asking for $40 million in damages.
Terrifying Video Shows Mountain Climbers Crawling Along Narrow Summit
Heartwrenching video show a mountain climber with a video camera on his head climbing over a very narrow summit in Norway. The video, uploaded to YouTube, will make you heart stop as he tries to reach his friend on the other side.
Miley Cyrus' Homeless VMA Date Turns Himself in to Oregon Police
The homeless man who attended the VMAs with Miley Cyrus and went up to accept the award on her behalf has turned himself in for probation violation. Jesse Helt returned to his hometown in Oregon where he soon posted his $2500 bail.
President Obama Criticized for Not Having Strategy to Tackle ISIS
President Obama admitted in a speech Thursday that the White House does not yet have a strategy to deal with ISIS. His candid admission receiving backlash from citizen as well as top administrators who have criticized the way he has handled the terrorist situation thus far.
Apple Sends Out Invite to Media Event; Insiders Speculate on New iWatch Technology
Apple has officially sent out invites to its highly anticipated event on September 9th. Insiders speculate the new iPhone and iWatch will be announced. The features of the new iPhone have been subject to major speculation over the past six month, but it's the new iWatch that now has people guessing.
Cell Phone Video Captures Moment Man Stabs Police Officer with 14 Inch Blade
Cell phone video has captured the moment a man in Atlanta stabbed a police officer in the back with a 14 inch blade. The man was shot in the leg by another officer after the stabbing, both officer and suspect are expected to recover.
Joan Rivers Rushed to Hospital After Suffering Cardiac Arrest During Throat Procedure
Joan Rivers was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City Thursday after suffering cardiac arrest while undergoing a throat procedure. Her daughter Melissa reportedly rushing to New York from Los Angeles to be with her.
New Tape Emerges Showing Officer Arresting Black Man for Seemingly No Reason
A man captured video of police trying to arrest him while waiting to pick up his kids. In the video you hear the man asking why he is being arrested with no reason given. You can eventually hear a taser go off while the man continues to question officers.
Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie: MARRIED!
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie reportedly recently tied the knot in France. First reported by the Associated Press, the pair are said to have had the ceremony at their winery estate Chateau Miraval.
Mother of U.S. Journalist Held Hostage in Syria Makes a Heartfelt Plea to Leader of ISIS
Shirley Sotloff addressed Abu Bakr Sl-baghdadi, the leader of ISIS directly on a taped video message pleading for the release of her kidnapped son. Steven Sotloff was taken by ISIS more than a year ago in Syria and shared a cell with fellow journalist James Foley.
CAUGHT ON TAPE: Last Seconds of Gun Instructor’s Life Before Being Accidentally Shot to Death by 9-year-old Girl
Charles Vacca, an army veteran who was assisting a 9-year-old, was shot and killed by the Uzi when it accidentally recoiled.
Clothing Line Faces Backlash For Shirt That Resembles Uniform From Jewish Concentration Camp
Clothing line “Zara” apologized and yanked a shirt from their website after receiving criticism from people saying the striped shirt with a six-pointed yellow star on the chest resembled the prison uniforms Jewish concentration camp prisoners were forced to wear during the holocaust. The website had described the shirt simply as a "stripped sheriff T-shirt."
Scientists Say G-spot Doesn't Exist But the 'CUV' Region Does
A group of Italian and Mexican scientists published an article in the "Nature Reviews Urology Medical Journal“ that says they area that increases a woman's sexual pleasure is an entire region dubbed the CUV area.
ISIS Allegedly Asking $6.6M In Exchange for American Aid Worker Held Hostage In Syria
According to ABC News, an unidentified American aid worker is being held hostage by ISIS. The report says she was kidnapped in Syria one year ago, and that members of the Militant group are asking $6.6M as ransom.
'Breaking Bad’s' Last Season Comes Out on Top at The 2014 Emmys
The 66th primetime Emmy Awards hosted by Seth Myers took place on Monday night, and among the big winners was 'Breaking Bad,' as the AMC series won a total of five awards in various important categories including outstanding drama series for the second year in a row. "Modern Family" was also a big winner as it took its a record-tying fifth Emmy for outstanding comedy series.
Miss Universe 2013 First Runner-up Comes Out as Gay
Patricia Yurena Rodriguez who was crowned as Miss Spain in 2008, and was first-runner up in the 2013 Miss Universe pageant, revealed she was a lesbian and posted a romantic picture of her and her girlfriend on Instagram.
Remembering Richard Attenborough: British Actor/Director Dead At 90
British Actor Richard Attenborough died on Sunday, the news was confirmed by his son. He was 90-years-old. He was best known in the U.S. for his role in Steven Spielberg’s “Jurassic Park” as park creator John Hammond.
2014 MTV Video Music Award Highlights: 5 Things You Need to Know
The 2014 MTV Video Music Awards took place this Sunday, August 24th at the Forum in Inglewood California. Highlights of the ceremony include PDA from Beyonce and Jay-Z, and a homeless teen who accepted an award on behalf of Miley Cyrus.