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Offset Is 'Very Concerned' About Cardi B and Their New Baby After Arrest, Says Lawyer

Rapper Offset is “very concerned” about his wife Cardi B and their new baby after his latest run-in with the law.<p>In an exclusive interview with …

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George H. W. Bush's Heart Doctor Fatally Shot In Broad Daylight as He Cycled to Work

George H. W. Bush‘s heart doctor was killed Friday morning in a drive-by bicycle shooting.<p>Dr. Mark Hausknecht was killed by another bicyclist who was …

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Cardi B's Husband Offset Arrested for Gun Possession 10 Days After Birth of Their Daughter: Report

Cardi B‘s husband Offset was arrested outside of Atlanta, GA, for gun and drug possession on Friday.<p>The 26-year-old, who is a convicted felon and on …

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Parkland Mass Shooting Survivors' Dad Killed in Robbery of His Convenience Store

Florida officials are searching for the suspect in the killing of a father whose two children survived the Feb. 14 school shooting in Parkland, …

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Man Killed Unborn Child by Beating His Pregnant Ex: 'I Didn’t Want to Hurt Her, Just the Baby'

An Alabama man who attacked his pregnant ex-girlfriend two years ago, killing their unborn child, told a friend afterward, “I didn’t want to hurt …

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Man Convicted of Strangling and Sexually Assaulting University of Texas Ballet Student in 2016

A jury convicted a 20-year-old man Friday in the 2016 murder of a University of Texas freshman ballet dancer whose body was found in a creek, PEOPLE …

Crime

Woman Allegedly Murders Her Mom and Grandma, Leaving Uncle to Find Their Dead Bodies at Home

It was still early on July 8 when Richard Rosen headed to his mother’s apartment building in New Jersey, unaware of the violent scene he would soon …

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Ga. Woman Allegedly Put Dead Newborn Boy in Freezer — and Texted Photo of Body to Friends

A Georgia woman is behind bars after she allegedly shared pictures of her deceased newborn boy with multiple people and told her ex-boyfriend she hid …

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Girl, 10, Allegedly Kept Locked in Basement by Parents Who Claimed She Was 'Possessed by a Demon'

An Illinois couple faces charges after authorities recovered the 10-year-old daughter they allegedly kept locked for months in their basement, …

Crime

People Now: Taylor Swift and Jennifer Hudson Reportedly Set to Star in Movie Adaptation of Cats — Watch the Full Episode

Come back every weekday at 12:00 p.m. EST to watch People Now streaming live from the Meredith offices in New York City. Get the absolute latest in …

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XXXTentacion Killing: 4 Men Indicted in Rapper's Broad-Daylight Slaying

Four men have been indicted on first-degree murder and armed robbery charges in the fatal June shooting of controversial rapper XXXTentacion.<p>Dedrick …

Crime

Boy, 3, Dies After Allegedly Being Left in Hot Bus After Daycare Field Trip

A 3-year-old Texas boy died Thursday after he was allegedly left inside a bus after a field trip at daycare, according to a Facebook statement from …

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Cheerleader-Turned-Model Vanishes After Heading to Shoot — Then Photographer Leads Cops to Her Body

Linda Sobek, a former NFL cheerleader turned actress and model on the rise, had been missing for eight days when authorities were at last led to her …

Crime

Mistress Testifies Against Army Officer After They Allegedly Plotted to Kill His Wife

An Army sergeant’s former mistress took the stand at his homicide trial on Wednesday, recounting in detail how she allegedly helped him plan and …

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Newlywed Mich. Couple Killed in Crash by Driver Who Allegedly Blew Stop Sign

Family and friends of a newlywed Michigan couple are mourning their deaths from a car crash Tuesday, just 24 days after they exchanged their vows.<p>The …

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N.Y.C. Nurse's Naked Body Found in Bed by Family Member After She Was Strangled to Death

New York City police are investigating the strangulation death of a nurse who was found naked with her teeth knocked out —N.Y.C. Nurse Discovered by …

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Murder of Young Father Next to His Daughters at Campground 'Sounded like Four Shots': Camper

It was already getting late on June 21 by the time Lauren McClelland arrived at picturesque Malibu Creek State Park in California for a weekend …

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Missing 3-Year-Old Girl's Body Was Found Wrapped in Trash Bags and Stuffed in Couch Cover

The body of a 3-year-old North Carolina girl found in a creek last December — days after she was reported missing by her mother — was wrapped inside …

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Boy, 8, Allegedly Locked in 'Dungeon' by Dad and Girlfriend — Who Urged Their Dog to Attack Him

An Iowa couple is accused of locking an 8-year-old boy in a small, pitch-black enclosure under their basement stairs for more than nine hours a day, …

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Cover-Up Episode 7: The Letter | PEOPLE.com

<b>➜ Cover-Up Episode 1: 10 Hours Later</b> <b><br>➜ Cover-Up Episode 2: Joey’ll Fix It</b> <b><br>➜ Cover-Up Episode 3: The Family Code</b> <b><br>➜ Cover-Up Episode 4: The Secret Keepers</b></b> …

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Aly Raisman and 140 of Larry Nassar's Victims Unite on the ESPYs Stage: 'We Survive Together'

In one of the most powerful and emotional moments in the ESPY Awards’ history, more than 100 victims of the disgraced doctor Larry Nassar, were …

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South Dakota Mom Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison for Beating Son to Death For Wetting His Bed

A South Dakota mother, who beat her 2-year-old son to death after he wet the bed, was sentenced to 40 years in prison on Tuesday.<p>Katrina Shangreaux …

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Deadliest Catch's Edgar Hansen Admits Sexually Abusing 16-Year-Old Girl

<i>Deadliest Catch</i> costar Edgar Hansen on Friday admitted sexually abusing a 16-year-old girl last fall — touching her genitals and making her touch him …

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Fla. Woman Allegedly Fatally Attacked Mother After Being Left Out of Will: 'I Beat Up My Mom'

A Florida woman is accused of beating her 85-year-old mother to death after learning she’d been left out of her will, PEOPLE confirms.<p>Gabriela …

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Mom Holds Dying 10-Year-Old Girl Shot on Way to Ice Cream Truck: ‘Please Don’t Let My Baby Die’

On Monday evening, Makiyah Wilson left the courtyard of the Clay Terrace Apartments in Washington D.C., heading to an ice cream truck for a …

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N.J. Parents Allegedly Put Crying 4-Month-Old in ‘Time Out’ That Killed Him

A New Jersey couple is accused of killing their baby son by putting him in a “time out,” during which he suffocated under a comforter, PEOPLE …

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Teen Girl Speaks Out After Being Shot 7 Times at School and Talks FaceTiming with Taylor Swift

Ella Whistler, an Indiana teen who was severely injured during a May 25 shooting at her middle school, spoke out on Wednesday about her recovery and …

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Ark. Woman Vanishes from Shopping Center Before She's Found Dead — and 2 Teens Are Charged

Two Arkansas teens were arrested Monday in connection with the killing of a 71-year-old woman who went missing after a shopping trip.<p>Tacori Mackrell, …

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Woman Kills Sexually Abusive Dad After Finding His Child Porn — Including Photo of Herself

In January, a 63-year-old woman walked into a police station in Stockport, England, and announced that she had killed her father 12 years earlier, …

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