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  • 1,800 gallons of Vodka stolen from LA distillery

    Los Angeles, CA (KTLA) — Police on Wednesday were looking for thieves who stole 1,800 gallons of vodka from a downtown Los Angeles distillery. The thieves broke into the Fog Shots vodka factory — a family business that was started in Armenia — and took more than 9,000 bottles of alcohol worth nearly $280,000, the company’s Art Gukasyan said. Gukasyan said the criminals sawed their way in and took almost all of the factory’s inventory. He believes three individuals captured […]

  • ‘Explosion’ heard near missing Argentine submarine’s last known location

    A noise detected near the last known location of a missing Argentine submarine on the day it vanished was consistent with an explosion, the Argentine navy said Thursday. “An anomalous, singular, short, violent and non-nuclear event, consistent with an explosion, was registered,” navy spokesman Enrique Balbi told a news conference in Buenos Aires. Teams from a dozen nations has been searching by air and sea for the ARA San Juan, which has 44 crew aboard and was last contacted off […]

  • Baltimore detective was killed with his own gun, police say

    A Baltimore homicide detective was fatally shot in the head with his own gun after a struggle with his killer last week, the city’s police commissioner said Wednesday. Sean Suiter, 43, was to testify before a grand jury the day after he was killed, Commissioner Kevin Davis said. The grand jury is looking at a corruption case involving several Baltimore officers who were federally indicted in March. Suiter, an 18-year department veteran, was investigating a killing in west Baltimore on […]

  • Rep. Joe Barton apologizes for not having ‘better judgment’ after graphic image surfaces

    Texas Republican Rep. Joe Barton on Wednesday apologized for not using “better judgment” while separated from his wife and in consensual relationships with women. The statement comes in response to an anonymous tweet that included a nude image of Barton. Sarah Dodd of Dodd Communications, who is helping Barton respond to the image, confirmed that the image is of him. “While separated from my second wife, prior to the divorce, I had sexual relationships with other mature adult women,” Barton […]

  • Thanksgiving football’s coming, but CBS and Dish Network still ‘far apart’ on blackout

    CBS and Dish Network don’t appear to be any closer to making a deal to end a blackout of CBS for Dish customers, even with Thanksgiving — and the traditional holiday NFL game on CBS — quickly approaching. “We obviously want to strike a fair deal with Dish as soon as possible — but we remain far apart on terms,” CBS said in a statement on Wednesday. Tuesday morning, local stations owned by CBS went dark on Dish Network’s satellite system. The […]

  • Facebook will show users what Russian propaganda they liked or followed

    You could soon see whether you interacted with Russian propaganda on Facebook and Instagram during the 2016 election. On Wednesday, Facebook announced a new portal that lets users see which Internet Research Agency-linked Facebook pages or Instagram accounts they liked or followed between January 2015 and August 2017, when the pages were shut down. The Internet Research Agency is a troll farm with ties to the Russian government. “It is important that people understand how foreign actors tried to sow division and mistrust […]

  • Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier’s escape across border

    Dramatic video showing a North Korean soldier fleeing across the border into South Korea while being shot at by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command Wednesday. The video’s release marks the first time the American-led UN Command has disclosed security footage of a defection across the heavily fortified demilitarized zone (DMZ) that divides North and South Korea, said Hochong Song, a public affairs officer for US Forces Korea. By firing across the DMZ at the defector, […]

  • Uber paid hackers $100K after they stole data on 57 million users

    SAN FRANCISCO — Uber says it paid hackers $100,000 after they stole data last year on 57 million of its users. The startup did not disclose the attack until Tuesday, adding a potential cover up to a list of recent corporate controversies. Uber said that two people outside the company accessed the personal information of 57 million Uber users in late 2016, including names, email addresses and phone numbers. The license numbers of around 600,000 drivers in the United States […]

  • US Navy plane carrying 11 crashes into Pacific Ocean

    A US Navy plane crashed into the ocean southeast of Okinawa Wednesday afternoon, leaving three people missing in the latest of a string of troubling incidents facing the Navy in waters off East Asia this year. The C2-A Greyhound transport plane was carrying 11 crew and passengers to an aircraft carrier when it crashed into the Philippine Sea around 2:45 p.m. Japan Standard Time, the Navy said. Eight people have been rescued and are in good condition aboard the carrier, […]

  • ‘Partridge Family’ star David Cassidy dead at 67

    David Cassidy, who came to fame as a ’70s teen heartthrob and lead singer on “The Partridge Family,” has died, according to his publicist Jo-Ann Geffen. He was 67. The singer-actor had recently been admitted to the intensive care unit of a Fort Lauderdale, Florida, area hospital. Cassidy was in critical condition and suffering from organ failure before his death, Geffen said. Cassidy was born into the entertainment industry that made him a star. His father was famed actor and […]