Brazil school shooting leaves at least 3 dead, 11 injured

CNN — At least three people were killed and 11 others injured in the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo on Friday after a gunman opened fire on two schools in the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo. The attacks took place in the small town of Aracruz, 80 kilometers north of the capital, Vitoria. The alleged … Read more

Savannah Chrisley speaks out about custody of brother and niece

CNN — Savannah Chrisley will be taking care of her younger brother and niece as her parents Todd and Julie Chrisley have been sentenced to prison for fraud and tax crimes. Chrisley spoke about the custody arrangement on her podcast “Unlocked with Savannah Chrisley” in an episode published Tuesday, saying she knew it was possible … Read more

Todd and Julie Chrisley convicted of fraud and tax crimes

CNN — Reality TV stars Julie and Todd Chrisley were sentenced to prison by federal court on Monday. The “Chrisley Knows Best” couple was found guilty in June of conspiracy to defraud banks with more than $30 million in fraudulent loans, CNN previously reported. In addition, they were found guilty of several tax crimes, including … Read more

Allen Weisselberg: Former Trump Org. CFO takes line of allegiance as he testifies under the condition of a plea deal

CNN — Former CFO Allen Weisselberg appeared visibly drawn in Friday’s testimony between loyalty to his employer and the need to cooperate with prosecutors to fulfill his plea deal in the Trump Organization criminal trial. Defense attorneys challenged him to that effect several times Friday morning, and attorney Susan Necheles briefly spoke to him about … Read more

UVA shooting: Suspect accused of killing three University of Virginia football players loses connection as new revelations emerge

CNN — The student accused of killing three University of Virginia football players after a school trip was denied bail at a court hearing in Charlottesville on Wednesday. According to a witness, suspect Christopher Darnell Jones Jr. shot one of the players, Devin Chandler, while he slept, the Albemarle County prosecutor said. Fellow UVA Cavaliers … Read more

Kevin Spacey charged with seven more sex offenses in UK

London CNN — Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey has been charged with seven more sex offenses, according to British police. The 63-year-old actor was charged on Tuesday with a number of sex offenses committed against the same man between 2001 and 2004, London’s Metropolitan Police said in a statement to CNN on Wednesday. Britain’s Crown Prosecution … Read more

Michael Flynn is to testify in an Atlanta grand jury investigation into Trump’s undermining of the election

CNN — Former national security adviser Michael Flynn is to testify before a special Atlanta-area grand jury investigating efforts by former President Donald Trump and his allies to overturn Georgia’s 2020 election, a Florida judge ordered Tuesday. “I am going to determine that the witness is indeed material and necessary in the Special Grand Jury … Read more

Zambian student captured in Russia killed in Ukraine

CNN — A Zambian student imprisoned in Russia has been killed in fighting in Ukraine, Zambia’s foreign ministry said Monday. The student was a 23-year-old student who had been sponsored by the Zambian government to study nuclear engineering at the Moscow Engineering Physics Institute. The man was identified as Lemekhani Nathan Nyirenda by Zambian Foreign … Read more

DC Attorney General Sues Washington Commanders, Owner Dan Snyder, and NFL for Misleading Residents

CNN — DC Attorney General Karl Racine announced a lawsuit Thursday against Dan Snyder, the owner of the Washington Commanders, the team and the NFL. He claimed they colluded to mislead DC residents about an NFL investigation into the team’s toxic work culture and sexual assault allegations. “For years, the team and owner have caused … Read more

Alex Jones Must Pay Nearly Half a Billion Dollars to Sandy Hook Families in Additional Compensation

New York CNN Business — A Connecticut judge on Thursday ordered right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones to pay an additional $473 million in damages for the lies he told about the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Connecticut Supreme Court Justice Barbara Bellis awarded the families more than $323 million in common law damages for … Read more