Trump seeks recusal of judge who fined him $464M in civil fraud trial

Trump seeks recusal of judge who fined him $464M in civil fraud trial

(NEW YORK) -- Former President Donald Trump filed a motion Thursday to try to get the judge who oversaw his civil fraud trial in New York kicked off the case.The motion alleges that Judge Arthur Engoron violated the rules governing how judges are supposed to behave.Engoron in February ordered Trump…
Donald Sutherland, veteran actor and father of Kiefer Sutherland, dead at 88

Donald Sutherland, veteran actor and father of Kiefer Sutherland, dead at 88

(NEW YORK) -- Actor Donald Sutherland, who starred in films including "Klute," "M*A*SH*," "Ordinary People" and, more recently, played the evil President Snow in "The Hunger Games" franchise, has died at age 88.Sutherland's son, actor Kiefer Sutherland, posted the news to social media."With a heavy heart, I tell you that…
Service restored to Amtrak, NJ Transit after earlier suspension

Service restored to Amtrak, NJ Transit after earlier suspension

(NEW YORK) -- Amtrak service between Philadelphia and New Haven, Connecticut, resumed on Thursday evening after train service was suspended for over two hours as crews worked to restore power in the New York area, Amtrak said."Significant delays are anticipated due to rail congestion and single-tracking," Amtrak said in a…
Family of black belts saves woman from alleged sexual assault

Family of black belts saves woman from alleged sexual assault

(KATY, Texas.) -- A family of taekwondo black belts in Texas rescued a woman who was allegedly being sexually assaulted.Han An, wife Hong An and their three children Hannah, Simon and Christian, all of whom have black belts in the Korean martial art, came to the aid Tuesday of a…
USC student will not be charged in fatal stabbing of homeless person

USC student will not be charged in fatal stabbing of homeless person

(LOS ANGELES) -- A University of Southern California student will not face charges for the fatal stabbing of a homeless man he said was done in self-defense.Ivan Gallegos, 19, was arrested on suspicion of murder Monday night in the death of 27-year-old Xavier Cerf.Police said Gallegos saw Cerf breaking into…
Charges to be dropped against most pro-Palestinian protesters from Columbia University

Charges to be dropped against most pro-Palestinian protesters from Columbia University

(NEW YORK) -- The Manhattan district attorney's office on Thursday moved to dismiss the charges against most of the pro-Palestinian protesters arrested at Columbia University and nearby City College, though prosecutors are moving forward with cases against a handful of protesters who allegedly assaulted police officers.Prosecutors said they're hamstrung by…