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ABC News (NEW YORK) — As debate grows over how gender identity is handled in schools, many employees at educational institutions have said that they feel caught in the middle, and some also say that they’ve been disciplined because of it. That includes Shua Wilmot, a former residence hall director, who says his former employer, Houghton […]

Witthaya Prasongsin/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — A retired New York City Police Department sergeant and two purported Chinese agents used an elderly father as bait in an alleged plot to repatriate a former Chinese government official living in New Jersey, according to federal prosecutors in Brooklyn, where trial opens Wednesday. The retired sergeant, Michael McMahon, […]

Image Source/Getty Images (TEXAS) — Elizabeth Holmes, the convicted fraudster and founder of failed blood-testing company Theranos, on Tuesday began serving an 11-year sentence at the Federal Prison Camp in Bryan, Texas. Holmes, according to a source, self-surrendered with “little fanfare.” She was accompanied by her parents and husband Billy Evans. She isn’t the only […]

Creativeye99/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — A former leading member of the far-right Oath Keepers militia group was sentenced Friday to eight years and six months in prison for her role in the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol. Jessica Watkins led a small group into the Capitol building, but prosecutors said her actions enabled many more […]

KeithBinns/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan was granted two weeks of bail by Islamabad’s high court Friday, one day after the Supreme Court ruled his arrest on corruption charges was unlawful. The ruling came in the wake of violent and unprecedented protests in Pakistan since Khan’s arrest on Monday. At […]

Mint Images/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — A former Navy reservist who the government said expressed admiration for Hitler, among other antisemitic views, was sentenced to four years in prison on Monday for his role in the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Prosecutors described Hatchet Speed as an avowed antisemite who posed an increasing threat […]

amphotora/Getty Images (DAVIS, Calif.) — A former UC Davis student has been arrested in connection with three stabbings — two of which killed a college senior and a homeless man — in Davis, California, police announced Thursday. The suspect, 21-year-old Carlos Dominguez, was arrested on Thursday for two counts of homicide and one count of […]

Witthaya Prasongsin/Getty Images (MINNEAPOLIS) — Former Minneapolis police officer Tou Thao has been found guilty of a charge of aiding in manslaughter, stemming from the 2020 death of George Floyd. Story developing… Copyright © 2023, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images (BOSTON) — Former Harvard Professor Charles Lieber — who was found guilty of concealing his affiliation with a Chinese recruitment program — was sentenced to time served in prison (two days) and two years of supervised release with six months of home arrest, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office […]

Darrin Klimek/Getty Images (OKLAHOMA CITY) — An Oklahoma woman has filed a federal lawsuit alleging she suffered severe facial burns while in custody at the Oklahoma County Detention Center in 2021. Chandra Graham alleges she was “subjected to inhuman conditions of confinement in the suicide watch wing” at the Oklahoma County Detention Center (OCDC), according […]