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How scuba diving is helping save disabled veterans’ lives

How scuba diving is helping save disabled veterans’ lives

iStock/Loren Mariani(LOS ANGELES) — Kelly McCumiskey will never forget the day she decided to try scuba diving.Suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and confined to a wheelchair, the Air Force veteran hoped that her first dive would be her last.“I was just not a happy person,” McCumiskey, 60, from Los Angeles said. “My idea was…Read more »

Arrest warrant charges boyfriend with murder of Georgia college student Anitra Gunn

Arrest warrant charges boyfriend with murder of Georgia college student Anitra Gunn

Fort Valley Police Department(MACON, Ga.) — Authorities on Friday obtained an arrest warrant charging Demarcus Little with the murder of his girlfriend, Georgia college student Anitra Gunn, state investigators said.Gunn, a student at Fort Valley State University, was last seen on Valentine’s Day, just outside Fort Valley, Georgia, near Macon.The 23-year-old was found dead Feb.…Read more »

Weinstein jury asks judge if they can issue partial verdict

Weinstein jury asks judge if they can issue partial verdict

Kuzma/iStock(NEW YORK) — Jurors in the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault case asked the judge about a partial verdict.”We the jury request to understand if we can be hung on [counts] 1 and or 3 and unanimous on the other charges,” they said on Friday afternoon.Counts one and three are the two top charges of predatory…Read more »

Doctor accused of sexual assault by Evelyn Yang, faces new investigation after guilty plea

Doctor accused of sexual assault by Evelyn Yang, faces new investigation after guilty plea

Jefferson Siegel/NY Daily News via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A former New York City obstetrician, who was stripped of his medical license after pleading guilty to serial sexual-assault charges, is being re-investigated after numerous complaints have flooded the Manhattan District Attorney’s offices since the wife of former Democratic presidential contender Andrew Yang went public with…Read more »

Why a 3-pack of Supreme Oreo cookies has customers bidding over $17K on eBay

Why a 3-pack of Supreme Oreo cookies has customers bidding over $17K on eBay

EBAY(NEW YORK) — Oreo and fashion brand Supreme collaborated to create what has become one of the most-coveted of cookies.The limited-edition red-and-white cookie sandwich with the Supreme logo baked into it, sold out on Thursday after the New York-based street style brand’s latest product drop.Now, savvy customers who bought the specialty Double Stuff Oreos that…Read more »

Car information released amid search for 15-month-old last seen in December

Car information released amid search for 15-month-old last seen in December

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation(SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn.) — A desperate search is underway in Tennessee for a 15-month-old girl who authorities say was last seen in December.Evelyn Mae Boswell, of Sullivan County, was entered as a missing child on Tuesday, but she was reportedly last seen on Dec. 26, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation…Read more »