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Obama Describes U.S. Gun Law Loophole as 'Insane'

President Barack Obama pledged Saturday that Americans “will not be terrorized” by the threat of mass shootings, but described U.S. gun laws as “insane.”<p>In his weekly address, he said the victims of the San Bernardino massacre should be honored by ongoing efforts to defend America.<p>“That’s how we …

Concertgoer Recounts 'Horrific' Paris Theater Siege

Ginnie Watson was sitting on the first floor balcony of the Paris concert venue where Eagles of Death Metal were playing Friday evening when she …

WATCH: Florida woman, 77, trapped inside elevator with suspect after robbery

A 77-year-old woman was trapped in an elevator with her armed robber for more than 30 seconds after the knife wielding suspect stole her purse at her …

Crime

Body Wrapped in 9 Bags Inside Suitcase: Report

The body of a 28-year-old paraplegic woman found dead in her mother's San Diego-area apartment was wrapped in at least nine trash bags in a suitcase …

What Doctors Discovered Inside Of Their Patients On These X-Rays Will Leave You In Disbelief

Embryonic Twin Found in Woman's Brain

An Indiana woman undergoing surgery in Los Angeles to remove a tumor experienced a twist worthy of a sci-fi plot when doctors discovered an embryonic …

Former Obama pilot: TWA Flight 800 was not blown up by a faulty fuel tank; it was shot down. I’ll always believe that, and here’s why

Was TWA Flight 800 shot out of the sky?<p>As a former pilot, that is a question I get asked about all the time.<p>I'm no conspiracy theorist, but let's be …

FAA

CeeLo Green dropped from two concerts after controversial rape remarks

CeeLo Green has been dropped from at least two upcoming concert performances in the wake of the former "Voice" judge's controversial comments about …

Cee-Lo Green

Does This Video Vindicate the Officer Who Shot Michael Brown?

A video making the rounds on conservative blogs is highlighting a critical question: Did Michael Brown attack the police officer who fatally shot him?<p>This undated photo provided by the Brown family shows Michael Brown. Michael Brown, 18, was shot and killed in a confrontation with police in the St. …

Darryl Petlock of Hazlet indicted in 2012 murder of Middletown woman found in burned-out home

Darryl Petlock, 36, of Hazlet was indicted Tuesday on charges of killing Lynn Moretti and setting her Middletown house on fire in 2012, according to …

Bowe Bergdahl: America’s Last Prisoner of War

<i>In June 2012, fearless</i> Rolling Stone <i>contributing editor Michael Hastings wrote the definitive first account of Bowe Bergdahl — the young American</i> …

Afghanistan

Knicks owner James Dolan tries to stop Phil Jackson's staff firings: source

Phil Jackson's formidable task of rebuilding the Knicks and establishing a professional, winning culture at Madison Square Garden has already hit a …

Basketball

George R.R. Martin Comments On Controversial 'Game Of Thrones' Scene

<i>Spoilers through Season 4 of ‘Game of Thrones’ and the books it’s based on follow.</i><p>We’ve already discussed the weird scene in last Sunday’s episode of <i>Game of Thrones</i>.<p>What was once a disturbing, but ultimately consensual, sex-scene in the book, transformed into a rape scene between Jaime and Cersei …

Lawsuit Alleges <em>X-Men</em> Director Drugged, Raped Underage Boy

<i>X-Men: Days of Future Past</i> director Bryan Singer was accused of repeatedly drugging, threatening and forcibly sodomizing a minor in a lawsuit filed …

Who Is Darren Sharper? Date-Rape Allegations Raise Serious Questions

On a cool November night last year in Tempe, Ariz., a woman awoke groggy and disoriented on a gray sectional couch, according to a Tempe, Ariz., police report.<p>She lived in downtown Tempe, her apartment located near red-bricked sidewalks, perfectly cut grass and neatly aligned recycling bins. The …

One Percenter Convicted Of Raping Child Dodges Jail Because He 'Will Not Fare Well'

A Delaware man convicted of raping his three-year-old daughter only faced probation after a state Superior Court judge ruled he "will not fare well" in prison.<p>In her decision, Judge Jan Jurden suggested Robert H. Richards IV would benefit more from treatment. Richards, who was charged with …

Mick Jagger Breaks Silence About L'Wren Scott's Death

Mick Jagger is opening up about the death of girlfriend L’Wren Scott, a day after the designer was found dead of an apparent suicide.<p>On Tuesday, the …

The N.F.L. Suddenly Wants $16 Million from M.I.A. for Her Super Bowl Middle Finger Two Years Ago

Someone contact Guinness; if the N.F.L. gets its way, M.I.A.’s middle finger may go down in history as the most expensive bird-flipping of all time. For the two years following M.I.A.’s provocative Super Bowl halftime-show hand gesture—which occurred during Madonna’s performance of “Give Me All …

Jerry Sandusky's wife: Victims 'were manipulated, and they saw money'

Dottie Sandusky, Jerry Sandusky’s wife of 37 years, maintains that her husband is innocent of the charges of child sex abuse that resulted in his imprisonment.<p>“Do I believe him?’’ she told Matt Lauer. “I definitely believe him. Because if I didn't believe him, when I testified at trial, I could …

Crime

Real-life Popeye’s huge arms from oil injections

He’s just like Popeye, only without the strength.<p>Arlindo de Souza, a 43-year-old weightlifter, believes he’s grown the largest arms in his native …

Michigan woman's auto-payments hid her death for over 5 years

For years, the payments went out of the woman's bank account.<p>Nobody batted an eyelid. Bills were paid. And life went on as normal in the quiet neighborhood of Pontiac, Michigan.<p>Neighbors didn't notice anything unusual. The woman traveled a lot, they said, and kept to herself. One of them mowed her …

New York Knicks Acquire Eddy Curry In Five-Player...

Behind the fall of El Chapo, Mexico's most notorious drug lord

Experts say politics, not fear of violence, put the kingpin behind bars<p>In 2005, the notorious leader of the Sinaloa drug cartel, Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán Loera, swept into a restaurant in the US-Mexico border town of Nuevo Laredo with a slew of armed henchmen. They locked the doors of the …

The Whistleblower's Last Stand

In Mike McQueary, some see a hero who brought down a monster. Others see a liar who railroaded a legend. Joe Paterno's former protégé has the final …