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Tiger Woods arrested, charged with DUI in Florida

Tiger Woods (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images) | (Photo/ Beach County Sheriff's office via AP)JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Police say golf great Tiger Woods has been arrested on a DUI charge in Florida.The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says on its website that Woods...

Couple gives birth to Sextuplets after trying to conceive for 17 years

The Taiwo sextuplets were born on May 11, 2017 at VCU Medical Center. (Photo courtesy of VCU via WTVR)RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia hospital says its staff has successfully delivered sextuplets and the three boys and three girls are thriving.VCU Medical Center in...

Video appears to show Texas officer striking teenage girl

(Photo: YouTube)The San Antonio Police Department is reviewing police body camera footage after a bystander posted video online that appears to show an officer punching an eighth-grade girl three or four times outside a birthday party last weekend.Mayor Ivy Taylor issued a statement saying...

Ariane Grande ‘broken’ over Manchester attack: ‘I don’t have words’

(Photo: Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images)MANCHESTER, England (AP) — A night highly anticipated by Ariana Grande fans ended in blood and terror after police said a suicide bomber detonated explosives at the Manchester Arena.At least 22 concertgoers were killed and about 60 others were wounded in...

Basquiat painting sells record $110.5M at New York auction

(Photo: YouTube/Sotheby's via AP)NEW YORK (AP) — A 1982 artwork by Jean-Michel Basquiat sold for a record $110.5 million at Sotheby’s auction of contemporary art Thursday night.Sotheby’s said the sale of “Untitled” was an auction record for the artist. It also set a record...

President Trump fires FBI Director James Comey

(Getty Images)WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey Tuesday, saying it was necessary to restore “public trust and confidence” in the nation’s top law enforcement agency following several tumultuous months.“The FBI is one of our nation’s most cherished and...

Ferguson protester featured in iconic photo found dead of suspected suicide

FILE - In this Aug. 13, 2014, file photo, Edward Crawford Jr. throws a container of tear gas back at police officers during a protest against police in Ferguson, Mo., four days after a white police officer fatally shot unarmed black teenager Michael Brown....

Police: No evidence that white gunman targeted black victims because of race

SAN DIEGO (AP) — No evidence has been found that a deadly shooting rampage at a pool party with mostly black victims was racially-motivated, San Diego police said. Assistant Chief Brian Ahearn said investigators have interviewed party guests and family members, associates and the ex-girlfriend...

Deputy fired for waving weapons, quoting Denzel in ‘Training Day’

LEESBURG, Fla. (AP) — A Florida sheriff’s deputy is out of a job after officials say he waved his firearm and stun gun while quoting lines from Denzel Washington’s character in “Training Day,” a movie about a corrupt law enforcement officer. The Orlando Sentinel reports...

Barack Obama to hold first public event of his post-presidency

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Barack Obama will speak Monday in Chicago to young community leaders and organizers at the University of Chicago, where his presidential library is planned...