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  1. Mother of dead fetus found in American Airlines plane bathroom identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Yahoo!

    The mother of a dead fetus that was discovered on Tuesday morning aboard an American Airlines plane has been identified as a Brooklyn, New York teenager, according to officials. The teenager, her sister and other relatives were allegedly returning from a trip to Jamaica and had flown from the Caribbean island to Charlotte, North Carolina to take a connecting flight home to New York.


  2. Huge Brawl Breaks Out at New York Nail Salon After Customer Refuses...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Yahoo!

    There was a brawl inside a Brooklyn, New York, nail salon over the weekend in which one patron was struck with a broom handle. The customer's grandmother was hit with a broom handle after the dispute inside New Red Apple Nails.


  3. Customers attacked with brooms after dispute over botched $5 eyebrow waxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | Yahoo!

    A nail salon erupted in violence on Friday, with a grandmother and two other customers attacked with a broomstick, believed to be over an eyebrow wax gone wrong. Employees at the New Red Apple Nail salon in a Brooklyn, New York neighborhood attacked customers with brooms after one of the women allegedly complained about her botched brow wax, the New York Post reported.


  4. Eleven children in US rescued from 'extremists' at 'filthy' hideoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | Yahoo!

    Five people have been arrested in New Mexico after police raided a remote desert encampment and found 11 children living among potential Muslim extremists in "filthy" conditions. The three women - mothers of the 11 children aged between one and 15 - and two men were all charged with child abuse.


  5. Conor McGregor Pleads Guilty and is Sentenced in UFC 223 Bus AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | Yahoo Sports

    Former UFC dual-division champion Conor McGregor was sentenced in a New York courtroom on Thursday for his April attack on a bus full of UFC fighters and staff. McGregor appeared in Kings County Criminal Court in Brooklyn, N.Y., where he pleaded guilty to one count of disorderly conduct, as did his teammate and fellow perpetrator in the bus attack Cian Cowley.


  6. 6ix9ine: Controversial rapper 'kidnapped, robbed and assaulted' in New YorkThe IndependentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 23 | Yahoo!

    Controversial rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine was reportedly kidnapped, pistol-whipped and robbed over the weekend, and has been recovering in hospital. The New York Police Department told the Associated Press that the 22-year-old MC, whose real name is Daniel Hernandez, claims he was in the passenger seat of a car that was bumped by another vehicle on Sunday 22 July at around 4.30am in Brooklyn, New York. 1 comment

  7. Tekashi 6ix9ine Kidnapped, Robbed, HospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 23 | Yahoo!

    Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine was kidnapped, pistol-whipped and robbed of jewelry early Sunday, according to reports in The Associated Press and TMZ . He was hospitalized shortly afterward.


  8. Anderson Silva Averts Four-Year Suspension After USADA Ruled He Ingested a Contaminated SubstanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | Yahoo Sports

    Anderson Silva is expected to be cleared to fight again in November after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency ruled his most recent anti-doping violation was the result of his ingestion of a contaminated substance. "USADA announced that Anderson Silva, of Palo Verdes, Calif., has accepted a one-year sanction for his second anti-doping violation after testing positive for prohibited substances from a contaminated supplement," USADA officials told


  9. Bye, SNL! Pete Davidson Has a 'New Job' - as a Backup Dancer for Ariana GrandePeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Pete Davidson has already duetted with Ariana Grande . And now it looks like he's ready to join his fiancA e's dance squad! On Wednesday, the 24-year-old Saturday Night Live comedian posted a few black and white photos to Instagram, taken as he posed with eight of Grande's male dancers.


  10. Man tries to swim from US to Canada 'after cutting off pregnant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Police have arrested a man suspected of chopping off his pregnant wife's arm and two fingers from her other hand. "He purchased a life jacket, and we're assuming he was going to swim across," Deputy Marshal Brent Novak told The Buffalo News .


  11. Report: Toronto Raptors trying to trade for a top-10 pick in NBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | Yahoo Sports

    Toronto Raptors are reportedly attempting to trade for a top-10 pick in the NBA draft, and "no one" on their roster is off the table.


  12. Gun control activists flock to Brooklyn Bridge to demand tougher regulations on weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Youth Over Guns, a gun violence prevention organisation in New York, organised the event, which attracted campaigners from the across the city, the state and beyond. The group teamed up with March for Our Lives, the student-led organisation formed in the aftermath of the Parkland high school shooting in February that left 17 people dead.


  13. Is New York prepared for another superstorm?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | Yahoo!

    U.S. flags are displayed on flood-damaged homes in the Breezy Point section of Queens, N.Y., Nov. 28, 2012. In 2012, Hurricane Sandy reminded the nation's most populous urban area that it wasn't immune to the whims of nature: more than 100 people killed, entire communities destroyed, crippled infrastructure and billions of dollars in damage.


  14. Broadway Star Ruthie Ann Miles Loses Unborn Baby After Horrific CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Tony Award winner Ruthie Ann Blumenstein, who goes by the stage name Ruthie Ann Miles, lost her unborn baby after sustaining injuries in a car crash two months ago. Miles' 5-year-old daughter, Abigail, was killed when they were both hit by a car after a driver plowed through a red light at a busy intersection in the Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York.


  15. Homeless hero tackles suspect after women assaultedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | Yahoo!

    A homeless man has been hailed a hero after tackling a man to the ground following an unprovoked attack on Mother's Day. a man walking towards two elderly women in Brooklyn, New York on Sunday before striking them in the head without warning, and knocking them to the ground before moving on.


  16. Woman charged with killing man, stashing corpse in binRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Yahoo!

    A Vermont woman told police that she shot a man living in her home and stashed his body in a trash bin because he manipulated family members with drugs, constantly drank and raped her, according to court papers released Tuesday. The attorney for Erika Guttilla, 31, asked a judge on Tuesday for another day to review the case.


  17. Prosecutors expect to charge more people in N.Y. sex traffic caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Actor Allison Mack, known for her role in the TV series 'Smallville', exits with her lawyer following a hearing on charges of sex trafficking in relation to the Albany-based organization Nxivm at United States Federal Courthouse in Brooklyn, New York Actor Allison Mack, known for her role in the TV series 'Smallville', exits with her lawyer following a hearing on charges of sex trafficking in relation to the Albany-based organization Nxivm at United States Federal Courthouse in Brooklyn, New York, U.S., May 4, 2018.


  18. Actress Allison Mack Is Released To Her Parents On $5 Million Bail In Sex Trafficking CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Former "Smallville" cast member and accused sex trafficker Allison Mack was released on Tuesday to the custody of her parents in exchange for $5 million bail. The 35-year-old was charged with sex trafficking on Friday in connection with her alleged involvement with Nxivm , an alleged cult run by Mack and founder Keith Raniere.


  19. 'Thoughts are not working': High school students walk out...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Students across the United States have walked out of class to mark the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre and demonstrate against gun violence in America. The student demonstrations - planned in communities nationwide from Los Angeles, to Florida, and New York - carry with them a renewed urgency following the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in February, where 17 people were killed in what is now the deadliest high school shooting since the Columbine attack 19 years ago.


  20. Prominent LGBTQ Lawyer Sets Self On Fire In 'Protest Suicide' Of Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | Yahoo!

    David Buckel led a lawsuit involving the 1993 murder and rape of a transgender man. The case was later adapted into the film "Boys Don't Cry."


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