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  • Reports: Aggies’ Sumlin To Be Fired At Season’s End

    Reports saying the Texas A&M coach is out after the season no matter outcome of LSU game.

  • Uber Hacked, Data For 57 Million People Exposed

    (CBS News) — Hackers have stolen personal data for 57 million Uber customers and drivers, the ride-hailing company said Tuesday. The stolen information includes names, home addresses, mobile phone numbers and emails of 50 million people who have used Uber around the world. The breach also exposed the driver’s licenses and other information for roughly 7 million drivers for the company, including 600,000 in the US. No Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, bank account numbers, birth dates or trip […]

  • AP Source: Gymnastics Doctor Facing At Least 25 Years In Prison

    DETROIT — A sports doctor accused of molesting several girls while working for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University will plead guilty to multiple charges of sexual assault and face at least 25 years in prison, a person with knowledge of the agreement said Tuesday. The person was not authorized to publicly discuss the agreement ahead of a Wednesday court hearing for Dr. Larry Nassar in Michigan’s Ingham County and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. Nassar, 54, […]

  • CBS News Cuts Ties With Charlie Rose After Sexual Misconduct Allegations

    (CBS) — CBS News has cut ties with “CBS This Morning” co-host Charlie Rose over allegations of sexual assault, CBS News president David Rhodes announced Tuesday. “Despite Charlie’s important journalistic contribution to our news division, there is absolutely nothing more important, in this or any organization, than ensuring a safe, professional workplace-a supportive environment where people feel they can do their best work. We need to be such a place,” Rhodes said in a statement Tuesday. Rose was suspended from the network […]

  • At Least 50 Killed By Suicide Attack On Mosque

    MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (CBS News) — Police in northeastern Nigeria say at least 50 people are dead after a suicide bombing at a mosque. The teenage bomber detonated early Tuesday (Nov. 21) in Adamawa state as people were arriving for morning prayers. Police spokesman Othman Abubakar tells The Associated Press that the young man detonated his explosives while mingling among the worshippers. While there was no immediate claim of responsibility, suspicion immediately fell on Boko Haram. The Islamic extremist group is based in […]

  • Addicted To Your Phone? See How You Compare

    (CBS News) — If you’re reading this article, there’s a decent chance you’re doing so while trying not to get run over by a car. A recent Deloitte study found that 44 percent of mobile phone users check their device while crossing the street. Still, that’s less than those who do so while in a business meeting (54 percent), driving (59 percent), eating in a restaurant (81 percent), talking to family or friends (85 percent) and watching TV (89 percent). Fine, so […]

  • Terry Glenn, Former NFL Player, Dies In Car Accident

    IRVING, Texas (CBS News)– Former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terry Glenn was killed in a Monday morning car accident. He was 43. CBS Dallas/Fort Worth reports that Glenn died following a “single rollover crash” on eastbound Highway 114 around 12:18 am Monday morning, Irving Fire Department officials said. His vehicle left its lane a struck a concrete barrier and rolled. Glenn was ejected from the vehicle. A passenger in the car suffered minor injuries. It was believed to be Glenn’s fiancee. The […]

  • Chicago Inmate Who Fell From Top Bunk Wins $4.75M Settlement

    CHICAGO (CBS News) — A 33-year-old man who fell from a top jail cell bunk in 2014 is getting a nearly $5 million settlement from Cook County now that it’s been approved by the County Board. An attorney for Michael Borys says the Southern Illinois man was visiting friends in Alsip three years ago and got arrested on a misdemeanor, CBS Chicago reports. He had a history of seizures, and his attorney, Amanda Antholt, says a county doctor ordered Borys be placed […]

  • Charles Manson, Leader Of Murderous Cult, Dead At 83

    CBS News — Charles Manson, who led deranged followers known as the Manson Family into a series of horrific crimes that haunted Americans for over a generation, died Sunday (Nov. 19) at a California hospital after being imprisoned for more than 45 years. He was 83 years old. Manson was hospitalized Tuesday for an undisclosed ailment. He was serving nine life sentences, most recently incarcerated at Corcoran State Prison, near Bakersfield. Debra Tate, the sister of the Manson Family’s most high-profile […]

  • Jeffrey Tambor Leaves ‘Transparent’ Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

    LOS ANGELES (CBS) —  Actor Jeffrey Tambor has announced his departure from Amazon’s Transparent, after two accusations of sexual harassment from the show’s team. Deadline first reported the news of Tambor’s exit, and in a statement to ET, the two-time Emmy winner said, “Playing Maura Pfefferman on ‘Transparent’ has been one of the greatest privileges and creative experiences of my life. What has become clear over the past weeks, however, is that this is no longer the job I signed up for four years […]

  • Roy Moore Infected With “False Religious Virus”: Evangelicals Reject Moore At Alabama Gathering

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (CBSNews) — With Alabama’s special election just over three weeks away, religious leaders rallied on Saturday (Nov. 18) against U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore. They took aim at Moore’s moral character as he battles several allegations of sexual misconduct. At the Tabernacle Baptist Church in Birmingham, evangelicals gathered to reject the idea that Roy Moore is their kind of Christian. To them, his alleged unwanted advances or assaults against women only add to his unfitness. “Even before these allegations […]

  • White Supremacist Convicted Of Triple Homicide In Washington State

    VANCOUVER, Wash. (CBSNews/AP) — A jury has convicted a 37-year-old man of three counts of aggravated murder in the 2016 shooting deaths of three people in a home in Washington state. The Columbian reports a jury on Friday (Nov. 17) also convicted Brent Luyster of one count of attempted murder and two counts of unlawful possession of a weapon. Luyster, a known white supremacist, shot and killed Joseph Mark LaMar, Zachary Thompson and Janell Renee Knight on July 15, 2016, in the […]