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Actress who alleges she was raped by Harvey Weinstein meets with prosecutors

Actress who alleges she was raped by Harvey Weinstein meets with prosecutors

Actress Paz de la Huerta met with members of the Manhattan District Attorney’s office on Monday regarding allegations that Harvey Weinstein raped her in 2010, according to her attorney Mark Heller. Heller said members of the special crimes division were “very receptive to having a meeting with us,” adding “they will access the facts and…MORE

Baby birds can communicate about danger even before they hatch, study says

Baby birds can communicate about danger even before they hatch, study says

Developing baby birds may be able to sense danger and “warn” other unhatched birds in the same nest about nearby predators, according to a new study. It sounds like one of those mysterious, inexplicable things animals do, but pair of researchers from the University of Vigo in Spain laid out a very specific pattern of…MORE

North Charleston police investigate fatal shooting of transgender woman

North Charleston police investigate fatal shooting of transgender woman

A transgender woman was fatally shot in North Charleston, South Carolina, over the weekend, CNN affiliate WCSC reported Monday. Denali Berries Stuckey, 29, of Charleston, was found dead on the shoulder of a road after 4 a.m. Saturday, North Charleston Police Deputy Chief Scott Deckard told CNN on Tuesday. The incident was initially reported to…MORE

A former Ohio judge was dragged from court after her sentencing

A former Ohio judge was dragged from court after her sentencing

A former Ohio judge was dragged out of court after being sentenced to six months in jail. The courtroom erupted Monday after former Hamilton County Juvenile Court Judge Tracie Hunter was sentenced. Video from CNN affiliate WLWT showed people jumping out of their seats and yelling at the judge and court staff. A woman wearing…MORE

12 horses have died at New York state racetracks in July

12 horses have died at New York state racetracks in July

Twelve horses have died at New York state racetracks in the month of July, the New York database on Equine Deaths shows. Eleven of those deaths occurred within 10 days — from July 8 to July 18. Five horses died at the Saratoga Racecourse, four at the Finger Lakes Racetrack, two at Monticello Raceway and…MORE

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