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  • $1.2 million worth of rare wine stolen from Goldman exec

    (CNN Money) — A former personal assistant to Goldman Sachs president David Solomon has been charged with stealing $1.2 million worth of rare wine from his boss. Nicholas De-Meyer was arrested at the Los Angeles airport late Tuesday and will face charges in federal district court in New York. The indictment doesn’t name David Solomon as the victim, but Goldman Sachs spokeman Andrew Williams confirmed that he is. He added that De-Meyer was Solomon’s personal assistant, and never a Goldman […]

  • Woman confesses to a killing after police spot murder weapon in her Facebook photo

    SASKATCHEWAN, Canada – On the evening of March 24, 2015, Cheyenne Antoine and Brittney Gargol posed for a selfie and posted it on Facebook before heading out for the night. Within hours, 18-year-old Gargol was dead, her body found lying on the side of a road in Saskatchewan, Canada. Nearly two years later Antoine, now 21, confessed to the murder after police identified the belt she used to strangle and kill Gargol. It was the same belt Antoine was seen […]

  • Drone rescues two young swimmers by dropping inflatable pod

    Caught in rough surf far from shore, stranded swimmers might hope for a lifeguard to appear amid the waves. But for two young swimmers recently rescued off the coast of Australia’s Lennox Head, New South Wales (NSW), a different kind of savior showed up: a drone. In what’s being hailed as a first-of-its-kind rescue, the new lifesaving device – the Little Ripper UAV – flew into action after someone spotted the swimmers in distress in a nearly 10-foot swell more […]

  • Amazon picks 20 finalists for its second headquarters; Michigan not included

    (CNN Wire) Amazon has released a “short” list of cities it is considering for its second headquarters. But the list isn’t exactly short. The 20 potential cities include Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Columbus, Ohio, Dallas, Denver, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Miami, Montgomery County in Maryland, Nashville, Newark, New York City, Northern Virginia, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Raleigh, Toronto and Washington D.C. Last year, Amazon received bids from 238 cities and regions from across 54 states, provinces, districts and territories across North America. The company said […]

  • This is the judge these Larry Nassar victims needed

    (CNN) — As a teenager, Amanda Cormier loved music. She would sing in musicals and choirs and be endlessly creative as she wrote songs on the guitar, she said. But after Larry Nassar sexually abused her when she was 15, she lost her passion for music. She struggled to open up emotionally and couldn’t perform in front of people, she told a court on Tuesday. She hasn’t written a song since she was 18, she said. Circuit Court Judge Rosemarie […]

  • Tide Pod Challenge: YouTube is removing ‘dangerous’ videos

    (CNN Money) — YouTube and Facebook are trying to stop the spread of the Tide Pod Challenge, a bizarre and dangerous phenomenon in which social media users eat laundry detergent packets on camera. YouTube, which is owned by Google, says it’s taking down clips that show people taking bites of the pods. The videos have become an online craze among teenagers, prompting widespread health and safety warnings. “YouTube’s Community Guidelines prohibit content that’s intended to encourage dangerous activities that have […]

  • Ohio school district sees six teen suicides in six months

    MASSILLON, Ohio – Late last week, Hayden Porter, a 15-year-old freshman at a high school in Ohio, took his life. He was the sixth current or former teenage student from the school district to kill themselves within the past six months. Three of the suicides occurred in a span of 11 days in January. Police say the suicides don’t look like they are linked, and the methods the children used were varied. Chief Michael Pomesky said over the past five […]

  • Red-hot Dow closes above 26,000 for the first time

    (CNN Money) — The stock market is on fire. The Dow just zoomed another 300 points and closed above 26,000 for the first time. The latest rush to buy stocks left the average up almost 8,000 points since President Trump’s 2016 election. The rally on Wednesday gave the Dow its best percentage gain since since November. And it showed that the upward trend remains intact despite a big reversal the day before. The Dow hit 26,000 on Tuesday morning before […]

  • This is the cognitive test the president passed

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Before President Donald Trump’s physical examination on Friday, Dr. Ronny Jackson had decided he wasn’t going to perform a cognitive assessment. Jackson said he didn’t feel the test was necessary. But the president requested he be tested, anyway. “He actively asked me to include that in it so we did,” Jackson said Tuesday while speaking to reporters about the results of the president’s physical. Trump has faced several questions about his mental fitness to be president. Last week a […]