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A police department in Michigan has launched an internal investigation into a recent incident in which an 11-year-old girl was handcuffed at gunpoint. The Grand Rapids Police Department on Tuesday released footage from body cameras worn by officers who were investigating a stabbing in the city on Dec. 6. One officer can be heard saying to the girl, "You're fine.
Omarosa Manigault, the firebrand antagonist from the “The Apprentice”-turned-top Trump administration staffer, officially resigned her post Tuesday as the White House's communications director for the Office of the Public Liaison. According to the White House, Manigault will stay on until Jan. 20. This marks the departure of one of Trump's most prominent supporters and team members, a rare minority on his senior staff and often the only person of color at White House meetings.
Politics didn't stay local Tuesday night in the special election to fill the U.S. Senate seat in Alabama, as the neck-and-neck race attracted the interest and participation of many major national political figures. Here's a look at what the Alabama upset means for some of the race's biggest winners and losers. Jones had a historic win in this special election, making him the first Democrat to win a Senate seat representing the state in 25 years.
"That's so exciting!" she added after congratulations from host Peter Travers. The longtime Rolling Stone critic said that he "never got a reaction at that moment" when someone is overjoyed to find out his or her work is being recognized. "Breaking news! That was, like, as immediate as it could be," Robbie said.
The duo police have identified as persons of interest in the disappearance of Sydney Loofe, the Nebraska woman whose body was found last week after she was reported missing in November, were indicted on unrelated fraud charges on Tuesday, according to the FBI's Omaha Division. Aubrey Trail, 51, and Bailey Boswell, 23, were charged with transportation of stolen goods, securities, moneys, state tax stamps or articles used in aiding and abetting these types of crimes, according to the indictment. Trail and Boswell remain persons of interest in the disappearance and death of Loofe, officials said.
The annual Geminid meteor shower that will streak across the night sky will be one of the best of the year, scientists say. The Geminid meteors are expected to peak overnight. "With August's Perseids obscured by bright moonlight, the Geminids will be the best shower this year," said Bill Cooke with NASA's Meteoroid Environment Office.
Could I combine real world shopping with online discount hunting without feeling weird about it? When I got to the cashier, I didn't show him the online price, but just asked if he could offer me a discount. At the next national department store chain, we tried a different tactic.
A couple vacationing in the Caribbean on their honeymoon went from cloud nine to a real-life nightmare while swimming with sharks. Newlyweds Sarah and Evan Carroll of Charleston, South Carolina were on their honeymoon in the Bahamas and decided to swim with sharks at their resort on their last day of the trip. Evan was recording Sarah gliding through the water when a nearby nurse shark made a move.
The nominations for the 24th Screen Actors Guild Awards are in and certainly star-studded.Oscar-winners Denzel Washington and Judi Dench top the list, along with the younger generation of stars like Margot Robbie and Saoirse Ronan. ...
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has announced its list of 2018 inductees, and they include four enduring bands from the classic-rock world as well as an influential jazz-soul singer and pianist. Next year's honorees in the performers category are Bon Jovi, The Moody Blues, Dire Straits, The Cars and Nina Simone. In addition, rock 'n' roll pioneer Sister Rosetta Tharpe will be inducted in conjunction with receiving the Award for Early Influence.
Meet Jeda and Anala, the two adorable baby tiger cubs recently born at Disney's Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, who made their television debut on "Good Morning America" today. The endangered Sumatran tiger cubs, born this August, are the first tigers ever born at Animal Kingdom.
Behind this cold, a new dose of snow is forecast today into Thursday for the Great Lakes and the Northeast. Because of the cold and snow, the National Weather Service has issued winter weather advisories, lake effect snow warning, winter storm warnings and wind chill advisory for 14 states, from North Dakota to North Carolina.
Police are investigating a Kansas house fire as a possible homicide after finding three bodies inside, authorities said Tuesday. Details surrounding the case are limited, but officials with the Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department said the fire could have been set to cover a murder scene. The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but KCK Police Chief Terry Zeigler said on Twitter that it appeared to be a homicide.
The three men in a viral video showing a shark being violently dragged behind a speeding boat have been charged with animal cruelty, among other charges, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and prosecutors from the Hillsborough County State Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday. Michael Wenzel, 21, Spencer Heintz, 23, and Robert Lee Benac, 28, were charged with numerous criminal violations, including both felony and misdemeanor charges. The three men have each been charged with two felony counts of aggravated animal cruelty.
For the second time in less than a week, a part from a U.S. military aircraft has fallen on a school in Okinawa, Japan. A Marine CH-53E helicopter window fell onto the sports field of Daini Futenma Elementary School near the Marine Corps Air Station Futenma at about 10:09 this morning, 1st Lt. Karoline Foote, a spokeswoman from the First Marine Aircraft Wing, confirmed to ABC News. The Japanese school is located in the southern prefecture of Okinawa.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a new warning against consuming raw cookie dough as Christmas cookie season gets underway. While the potential risks of consuming raw eggs have are widely known, the FDA's new warning highlights the potential risks of consuming flour raw. "Flour is derived from a grain that comes directly from the field and typically is not treated to kill bacteria,” Dr. Leslie Smoot a senior adviser in the FDA's Office of Food Safety, said in a statement.
On Tuesday, Doug Jones became the first Democrat in more than two decades to be voted into the U.S. Senate from reliably red Alabama. “I have said throughout this campaign that I thought that Dec. 12 would be a historic day,” Jones said during his victory speech Tuesday night. “This is, as you know, mine and Louise’s 25th wedding anniversary.
The wife of the alleged New York City subway bomber told ABC News he "never ever" spoke negatively of the U.S. and she saw "no signs" of his impending attack when she spoke to him by phone the morning he detonated a pipe bomb strapped to his body in an underground subway tunnel. Akayed Ullah, 27, was hit with a litany of state and federal terrorism charges on Tuesday for the Monday morning attack. Ullah suffered burns to his abdomen and arm.
Sen. Chuck Schumer’s office says the Senate Democratic Leader was the target of an attempted smear campaign in which someone forged a sexual harassment claim against him and shopped phony court documents to major media outlets. Schumer’s office told ABC News that it has filed a report with the Capitol Police. The 13-page document, which ABC had obtained from sources, resembles a legal complaint filed by a former Schumer staffer in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.