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Turkey: Man Detained on US Plane Just Wanted 1st Class Seat

Turkey: Man Detained on US Plane Just Wanted 1st Class Seat

May 21
Turkey's official news agency says the FBI has detained a Turkish man who attempted to sit in first class on a Los Angeles-Honolulu flight.

Q&A: Cosby Jury: a Look at What to Expect During Selection

Q&A: Cosby Jury: a Look at What to Expect During Selection

By MaryClaire Dale | May 21
A crucial phase of comedian Bill Cosby's sex assault trial starts Monday when lawyers gather in Pittsburgh to pick the jury that will weigh his case.

Prosecutors: Times Square Driver Wanted to 'Kill Them All'

Prosecutors: Times Square Driver Wanted to 'Kill Them All'

By Colleen Long and Tom Hays | May 19
A man charged with slamming his speeding car into pedestrians in Times Square, killing a teenage tourist and injuring nearly two dozen people, said he wanted to "kill them all" and police should have shot him to stop him a prosecutor revealed

Assoc. Medical Examiner Deals Defense a Blow in Big Penis Oral Sex Murder Trial

Assoc. Medical Examiner Deals Defense a Blow in Big Penis Oral Sex Murder Trial

May 19
As the Big Penis Oral Sex Murder Trial entered its first week, defense attorney Ken Padowitz was dealt a blow by an associate medical examiner, who testified that he's never seen an example of anyone choking to death from oral sex.

Former Gay Porn Star's Boyfriend Pleads Not Guilty to Child Porn Charges

Former Gay Porn Star's Boyfriend Pleads Not Guilty to Child Porn Charges

May 19
A psychiatrist at the University of California at San Francisco who was arrested last week with his boyfriend, a former gay porn star who performed under the name Blu Kennedy, pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of possession of child porn.

Suspect in Deadly Times Square Mayhem Charged with Murder

Suspect in Deadly Times Square Mayhem Charged with Murder

By Colleen Long and Tom Hays | May 19
A Times Square motorist accused of steering his car onto one of the busiest sidewalks in the U.S. and mowing down pedestrians has been charged with murder and 20 counts of attempted murder, police say.

Man Arrested After Breaking Into Grandmother's House, Masturbating

Man Arrested After Breaking Into Grandmother's House, Masturbating

May 18
A man from West Virginia was arrested this week after telling police he broke into his grandmother's home last month to charge his phone and then stole her security camera system so she wouldn't see him masturbating.

Family of Penn State Frat Pledge Speaks Out on Alleged Hazing Death

Family of Penn State Frat Pledge Speaks Out on Alleged Hazing Death

May 18
The family of Timothy Piazza, the 19-year-old Penn State student who died in February at a Beta Theta Pi fraternity house after an alleged hazing ritual, are trying to channel their grief into action.

May 17 is IDAHOT, International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia

May 17 is IDAHOT, International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia

May 17
May 17 is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia, to draw attention to violence and discrimination experienced by LGBTI people internationally. This year's IDAHOT focuses on "Families."

Court to Show Jail Videos Dylan Roof Didn't Want Released

Court to Show Jail Videos Dylan Roof Didn't Want Released

May 16
Court records describe some of the videos. In one, Roof asks his sister if the baby she just had is transgender.

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