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Bill Cosby

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UMass Amherst cuts ties with Bill Cosby

The University of Massachusetts Amherst and its alumnus Bill Cosby have split ways amid allegations of sexual assault and rape.

At least 15 women have spoken out to various media outlets accusing the comedian of sexual misconduct.

"Bill Cosby has agre...

Power lines down, Buffalo

Lindsay DeDario/Reuters

Many New Englanders without power

Chopping breadcrumbs by flashlight. Cooking turkeys on the grill. Watching Netflix on phones.

Darren Wilson police photo

St. Louis County Prosecutor's Office

Wilson's testimony stayed largely the same

Darren Wilson's version of what happened when he confronted Michael Brown has expanded since he gave his first recorded interview to detectives, but the key parts have stayed largely the same.

Natl Guard Ferguson snow

Sara Sidner/CNN

Empty chair at Brown's Thanksgiving table

National Guard members were on duty in Ferguson, Missouri, on Thanksgiving but the people who came up to them only wanted to spread goodwill, bringing turkey and other treats.

CNN affiliate KSDK reported that dozens of citizens visited one post at a ...

Kim Jong Un Waves

Reuters

Report: NK leader's sister given senior role

The sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been named as a senior government official by state media.

Kim Jong Un's younger sister, Kim Yo Jong, was mentioned in an article posted by KCNA on Thursday, referring to her as a vice department dire...

Hong Kong protests

CNN

HK police arrested for assaulting protester

Seven Hong Kong police officers have been arrested for assault over an alleged case of police brutality at pro-democracy protests last month which shocked residents of the Chinese territory.

Footage of the alleged assault, taken by a TV crew at the ci...