Sebring, Florida shooting: Who is Zephen Xaver, suspect accused of killing five at SunTrust Bank

CLOSE Shooting suspect Zephen Xaver being led from interviews to booking Highland County Sheriff’s Office, Florida TodayZephen Xaver was not much for posting on social media.From Instagram to Twitter and Facebook, the 21-year-old man suspected of storming a Sebring bank and killing five people kept a low profile. Five people died Wednesday when a man identified as…

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Michael Cohen postpones congressional testimony, claims ‘threats’ from President Trump and Rudy Giuliani

CLOSE President Donald Trump’s former fixer, Michael Cohen, will not testify before congress on February 7th because he is allegedly being threatened by Trump, according to his attorney. Buzz60WASHINGTON – Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer and longtime fixer, announced through a spokesman Wednesday that he wouldn’t testify before Congress on Feb. 7 because…

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In corruption-plagued Chicago, high-level shakedown charges loom over mayoral race, candidates

Alderman Ed Burke, 75, walks out of the Dirksen Federal Courthouse following his release after turning himself in Jan. 3, 2019, in Chicago. Burke, one of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago, is charged with one count of attempted extortion in trying to shake down a fast-food restaurant seeking city remodeling permits, according…

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Indiana Pacers star Victor Oladipo taken from court after suffering knee injury

AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideIndiana Pacers star Victor Oladipo went down with a right knee injury in the second quarter Wednesday night against the Toronto Raptors. The Pacers categorized the injury as “serious” and that he will have an MRI on Thursday.ESPN reports the Pacers fear it is a season-ending knee injury that will require surgery. Pacers…

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Blood pressure medication recall over cancer risk expanded for more losartan drugs

CLOSE The Food and Drug Administration posted information on its website listing the blood pressure medications recalled for containing carcinogens. Here’s what to watch out for. USA TODAYAs part of a growing number of blood pressure drug recalls, Torrent Pharmaceuticals has expanded its recall of losartan medication over concerns it contains a carcinogen.Torrent said six additional lots of…

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Missing Massachusetts woman found alive; kidnapping suspect arrested

Boston police found a 23-year-old woman reported missing over the weekend alive on Tuesday and arrested a suspect for her kidnapping.Investigators took Olivia Ambrose to a hospital for evaluation after finding her in the apartment of Victor Pena, Boston Police Commissioner William Gross said at a press conference. Olivia Ambrose’s twin sister, Franny Ambrose, said she last saw her leaving…

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Mariano Rivera, Roy Halladay, Edgar Martinez and Mike Mussina elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame

CLOSE USA TODAY Sports’ Bob Nightengale analyzes the Baseball Hall of Fame’s historic class of 2019, which includes its first unanimous inductee and the addition of four minority players. USA TODAYThe 2019 Baseball Hall of Fame class was announced Tuesday night, with Mariano Rivera, Roy Halladay, Edgar Martinez and Mike Mussina receiving the required 75% vote…

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A blood test may detect whether Alzheimer’s will develop 16 years before symptoms show, study says

CLOSE New research suggests MRI brain scans are better at predicting Alzheimer’s disease than common clinical tests. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story. Buzz60Doctors may be able to predict if someone will develop Alzheimer’s disease up to 16 years before they show symptoms by testing for a certain protein in the blood, new research published in the…

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