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December 27, 2018 5:19 PM New Jersey high school wrestling team won't compete in events with ref who told athlete to cut dreadlocks

A New Jersey school district takes action against referee Alan Maloney who made Buena Regional High School wrestler Andrew Johnson cut his dreadlocks moments before a match. A New Jersey school district has said its wrestling team will no longer compete in events officiated by a referee who told one of its athletes to cut his dreadlocks before a match 209

December 27, 2018 11:23 AM San Quentin inmate escapes, prompting manhunt, authorities say

Shalom Mendoza was discovered missing after a head count around 9:35 p.m., prison officials said. (San Quentin State Prison) A manhunt was underway in Northern California early Thursday after an inmate at San Quentin State Prison reportedly walked off the grounds late Wednesday evening, according to prison officials. The inmate remained at large and may have committed 88

December 27, 2018 5:05 AM Pope's initial blind spot on sex abuse threatens legacy

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2018, file photo, Pope Francis arrives in Piazza Armerina, Sicily. It has been a wretched year for Francis, whose blind spot on clergy sex abuse conspired with events beyond his control to threaten his legacy and throw the Catholic hierarchy into a credibility crisis not seen in modern times. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini, File) 113

December 26, 2018 9:59 PM Elderly man, 82, allegedly shoots and kills his son during Christmas Day argument

An elderly father allegedly shot and killed his son on Christmas Day. (Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office) A Christmas Day argument turned deadly for a Florida family after an 82-year-old father allegedly shot and killed his son, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said. Guy Vickery, 82, allegedly shot his 50-year-old son, Benjamin Vickery, after 91

December 26, 2018 6:02 PM Facebook tops the list of least-trusted tech companies

Last week, the latest in a long string of Facebook privacy scandals came to light: According to a report in The New York Times, the company skirted its own privacy rules to give more than 150 companies, including Microsoft, Amazon, Netflix, and Spotify, special privileges to its users' data. This came days after disclosure of a bug exposing up to 6.8 million 139

December 26, 2018 3:40 PM California police officer shot, killed during traffic stop; suspect sought

A California police officer was shot and killed during a traffic stop. The suspect is still being sought. Authorities in Northern California launched a dragnet Wednesday after a police officer was shot and killed during a traffic stop, according to officials. The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department said in a news release that Newman Police Officer 97

December 26, 2018 2:59 PM ‘Jersey Shore’ star Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino celebrates Christmas with wife before prison

“Jersey Shore” star Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino celebrated Christmas with his new wife Lauren Pesce just weeks before he has to surrender himself to the Bureau of Prisons on Jan. 15, 2019. Sorrentino, 36, posted a picture of him in front of a Christmas tree with his wife whom he wed on Nov. 1. “Merry Christmas from the Situations and don’t forget 132

December 26, 2018 11:36 AM Iran in talks with Afghan Taliban: Iranian state media report

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran has been holding talks with Afghanistan’s Taliban with the knowledge of the Afghan government, a senior Iranian security official was quoted by the official news agency IRNA as saying on Wednesday during a visit to Kabul. The news came days after reports last week of talks between U.S. and Taliban officials over proposals for a ceasefire 116

December 25, 2018 9:35 PM Syrian state media report missile attack near Damascus

BEIRUT – Warplanes flying over Lebanon fired missiles toward areas near the Syrian capital of Damascus late Tuesday and some of the missiles were shot down by air defense units, Syrian state TV said. There was no immediate word on casualties. While Syrian television didn't identify the planes, Lebanon's the state-run National News Agency reported that Israeli 99

December 25, 2018 6:44 PM GoFundMe refunds donors in alleged scam involving homeless vet, NJ couple

GoFundMe refunded more than $400,000 to 14,000 donors who believed they were helping a homeless veteran from Philadelphia — but later discovered it was an alleged scam concocted by a New Jersey couple. GoFundMe spokesman Bobby Whithorne said Tuesday refunds were issued to those who donated to the fund to help Johnny Bobbitt that was created by Katelyn 109