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Parents meet 911 dispatcher who helped them deliver baby at home

Parents meet 911 dispatcher who helped them deliver baby at home

iStock/Thinkstock(JESSUP, Pa.) — A couple forced to deliver their fourth child at home with the help of a 911 dispatcher on the line recently got to meet the woman they deemed their “real-life hero.” On April 17, around 1 a.m., Tim Benedict of Jessup, Pennsylvania, called 911 to report that […]

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Bill Cosby accuser reacts to guilty verdict: ‘Women are being believed, finally’

Bill Cosby accuser reacts to guilty verdict: ‘Women are being believed, finally’

Mark Makela/Getty Images(NORRISTOWN, Pa.) — A Bill Cosby accuser who’d traveled from California to attend the weeks-long trial in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, told ABC News today that she was “elated” after hearing the guilty verdict. “We [accusers] are finally believing in the system. The system is now working for us,” […]

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Bill Cosby conviction: How prosecutors scored a victory against ‘America’s Dad’

Bill Cosby conviction: How prosecutors scored a victory against ‘America’s Dad’

Mark Makela/Getty Images(NORRISTOWN, Pa.) — After years of innuendo, allegations and ultimately two criminal trials — the second of which ended with a guilty verdict Thursday — Bill Cosby has been convicted on felony sexual assault charges. The actor and entertainer — known as “America’s Dad” during the 1980s and […]

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Florida deputies have no confidence in sheriff who presided over the Parkland shooting, union says

Florida deputies have no confidence in sheriff who presided over the Parkland shooting, union says

iStock/Thinkstock(PARKLAND, Fla.) — More than 500 deputies in Florida have voted that they no longer have confidence in the sheriff who presided over the Valentine’s Day shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that killed 17 students and staff. Jeff Bell, president of the Broward Sheriff’s Office Deputies Association, said […]

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Ex-Mormon missionary leader accused of victimizing women

Ex-Mormon missionary leader accused of victimizing women

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Mormon church says a man supervising young missionaries in Puerto Rico was removed from the post and kicked out of the religion after female missionaries reported behavior that was “immoral and sinful.” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ spokesman Eric Hawkins said […]

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Portraits of some of the ‘Golden State Killer’ victims

Portraits of some of the ‘Golden State Killer’ victims

ABC News (LOS ANGELES) — The suspected “Golden State Killer,” believed to have committed 12 murders, at least 50 rapes and multiple home burglaries in the 1970s and 1980s, is now behind bars. The sudden arrest of 72-year-old Joseph James DeAngelo this week has shocked some of his victims and […]

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Otto Warmbier’s family sues North Korea for ‘barbaric treatment’ of their son

Otto Warmbier’s family sues North Korea for ‘barbaric treatment’ of their son

Bill Pugliano/Getty Images(NEW YORK)– The parents of Otto Warmbier, the American college student who was imprisoned in North Korea for 17 months, have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against North Korea, charging that the regime tortured and killed their son. The complaint filed Thursday in U.S. District Court states that […]

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70-year-old Washington woman nabs ‘creeps’ who burglarized her home

70-year-old Washington woman nabs ‘creeps’ who burglarized her home

KOMO(GIG HARBOR, Wash.) — A Washington state woman said she was determined to catch the “creeps” who recently burglarized her home and made off with electronics, jewelry, credit cards and even her family letters. Instead of panicking after the robbery, Mavi McFarlane, 70, said she chose to investigate the crime […]

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Scott Sommerdorf  |  The Salt Lake Tribune             
After midnight, Utah Governor Gary Herbert thanks the Representatives for their work as the Legidlators ended the 2012 session in the Utah House of Representatives, Thursday, March 8, 2012.

Utah Gov. would oppose medical marijuana, Medicaid measures

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah Gov. Gary Herbert says he will oppose ballot initiatives allowing medical marijuana and expanding Medicaid in his state, but is okay with two other potential measures in November. Herbert said Thursday during his monthly televised news conference on KUED-TV that the medical marijuana measure […]

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Suspected ‘Golden State Killer’ seemed shocked by arrest, told police he had a roast in the oven: Official

Suspected ‘Golden State Killer’ seemed shocked by arrest, told police he had a roast in the oven: Official

Sacramento Police Department(LOS ANGELES) — The suspected “Golden State Killer” who was arrested this week for killing and raping dozens of California residents decades ago, seemed shocked to find police outside his home, according to Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department official Paul Belli. Joseph James DeAngelo, a 72-year-old former police officer, […]

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