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  • Letter threatening shooting found at UT Southwestern Medical Center

    Letter threatening shooting found at UT Southwestern Medical Center

    (DALLAS) — A letter threatening an active shooting was found this morning at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, the medical school said on Twitter. One building on campus was evacuated as a precaution, the school said. University Police are investigating and patrolling the campus, UT Southwestern said, adding that no immediate threats were discovered. Additional details were not immediately available. Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

  • Mom’s disturbing post on moments daughter hid from gunman who opened fire amid taunts

    Mom’s disturbing post on moments daughter hid from gunman who opened fire amid taunts

    (SANTA FE, Texas) — When Deedra Van Ness answered a call from her daughter, Isabelle, Friday morning, the teen whispered, “Mom, they are shooting up the school, I’m hiding in a closet. I love you mom.” “In the background, I hear gunfire,” Van Ness wrote on Facebook Saturday. “I beg her to stay on the phone and she says other kids with her want to call their parents and don’t have phones.” Van Ness’ heartbreaking post recounts the torturous hours she waited to see Isabelle after a gunman opened fire inside Santa Fe High School in Texas, as well as […]

  • Famed chef Mario Batali investigated for sexual assault by NYPD

    Famed chef Mario Batali investigated for sexual assault by NYPD

    (NEW YORK) — Beleaguered chef Mario Batali is being investigated by the New York Police Department for sexual assault allegations raised in a “60 Minutes” report that aired Sunday. The NYPD told ABC News that a woman came forward earlier this year to report the alleged assault that took place in the mid-2000s. The “60 Minutes” report featured an unidentified former employee of Batali’s, who spoke out about the 57-year-old chef and former TV star, saying he drugged and assaulted her in New York City more than a decade ago. After drinking wine with the chef at a popular Manhattan […]

  • Police officer shouts ‘pretend like we’re going to shoot you’ during traffic stop

    Police officer shouts ‘pretend like we’re going to shoot you’ during traffic stop

    (HOUSTON) — Houston police officers are under investigation for the way they ordered passengers to exit a vehicle, according to ABC Houston station KTRK-TV. In a video of the Saturday incident, an officer can be heard saying over the cruiser loudspeaker, “Hands up. Pretend like we’re going to shoot you,” as passengers of the blue car slowly step out. The officers ordered the four passengers to walk toward the squad cars one at a time, where they appear to get arrested. At one point, an officer can be seen confiscating crutches from one of the passengers. At the end, an […]

  • Kelly Clarkson calls for action in response to school shootings at Billboard Awards

    Kelly Clarkson calls for action in response to school shootings at Billboard Awards

    (LAS VEGAS) — Host Kelly Clarkson opened the 2018 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night with an emotional speech about the recent mass shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas, that killed 10 people and injured over a dozen more. Struggling to get the words out, Clarkson began, “Before we start tonight’s show, there’s something I’d like to say — this is gonna be so hard — about the tragedy at Santa Fe High. I’m a Texas girl and my home state has had so much heartbreak over this past year. And once again, y’all, we’re grieving for […]

  • Alleged Santa Fe HS gunman repeated ‘another one bites the dust’ amid carnage, survivor says

    Alleged Santa Fe HS gunman repeated ‘another one bites the dust’ amid carnage, survivor says

    (SANTA FE, Texas) — The gunman who opened fire inside Santa Fe High School in Texas Friday morning allegedly repeated “another one bites the dust” during the carnage, one survivor said this morning. “He was playing music, making jokes, had slogans and rhymes he kept saying,” student Trenton Beazely said of the suspect on “Good Morning America.” “Every time he’d kill someone he’d say, ‘another one bites the dust.’” Eight students and two teachers were shot and killed when 17-year-old Dimitrios Pagourtzis allegedly burst into an art room with a shotgun and a .38-caliber revolver, both of which appear to […]

  • Video shows man accused of ‘punching’ pregnant deaf woman, service dog being shoved

    Video shows man accused of ‘punching’ pregnant deaf woman, service dog being shoved

    (ORLANDO) — A new video has emerged in the ongoing battle between a deaf man, his pregnant fiancee and their service dog — and the man who police said punched the latter two after a flight from Colorado to Florida. The video shows the deaf man, Matthew Silvay, in the aisle of the plane on Frontier Airlines Flight 1752, apparently enraged after Timothy Manley allegedly punched the dog, Zariel. Silvay’s fiancee, Hazel Ramirez, said he became upset and “yelled at the man to tell him, ‘Never touch any dogs or service animals,'” she said, echoing what her husband allegedly told […]