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Sniper, ambush and standoffs: Officers shot in five states over the past week

Sniper, ambush and standoffs: Officers shot in five states over the past week

In the past seven days, there have been several shootings of police officers spanning from California to Philadelphia. The shootings were not fatal, and occurred during traffic stops, tense standoffs and in some cases ambushes while officers served warrants at homes. Here’s a breakdown of the officers shot in the past week: California: A sniper…MORE

Former Yale professor sexually assaulted five students, report says

Former Yale professor sexually assaulted five students, report says

A former Yale psychiatry professor sexually assaulted five students and engaged in other sexual misconduct, according to an independent report released by the university. Eugene Redmond, who was on the faculty for 44 years, is accused of misconduct and sexual assault primarily by interns in a program he ran that included undergraduate students at Yale,…MORE

Loyola’s good luck charm Sister Jean just turned 100

Loyola’s good luck charm Sister Jean just turned 100

Chicago’s favorite basketball-loving nun reached a milestone birthday and the community is giving her the party of a lifetime. Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt reached peak TV fame when the Loyola University Chicago Ramblers became the Cinderella story at last year’s NCAA basketball tournament. Fans grew accustomed to seeing the nun, who is the team’s chaplain,…MORE