A 29-year-old model alleged that the officers kidnapped, raped, and extorted money and gold from her.
The women went public with their allegations for the first time at a news conference with attorney Gloria Allred on Thursday. They join more than 30 other women who have accused the comedian of drugging and assaulting them.
Warren Weinstein, an American, and Giovanni Lo Porto, an Italian, were killed in January during a U.S. counterterrorism operation, the White House said Thursday. The two aid workers were held hostage by al-Qaeda for years.
The retired U.S. General was also ordered to pay a $100,000 fine for revealing classified information to his biographer, with whom he was having an affair.
A 24-year-old heavily armed Algerian national was arrested after accidentally shooting himself on Sunday, accused of plotting to attack churches and being involved in the death of a 32-year-old woman.
Jurors will decide between life in prison without parole and a death sentence for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Follow BuzzFeed News reporter Mike Hayes, who is in the courtroom, for updates.
The Department of Justice has opened a civil rights investigation into the death of Freddie Gray, officials said. Police on Monday say there was no evidence of officers using force on Gray, who at some point sustained an injury during the arrest that eventually killed him.
Update: On his show, Dr. Mehmet Oz defended his freedom of expression and questioned the credibility of the doctors who wrote a letter asking Columbia to remove him from its faculty.
The California Department of Public Health said no new cases were reported for two 21-day incubation periods.
Andre Cole was executed for the 1998 murder of his ex-wife’s friend. The Supreme Court and Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon refused to intervene on Tuesday.
An Arizona judge sentenced Arias to life in prison without the possibility of parole on Monday.
Three people in Texas, who ate Blue Bell ice cream, were infected with the same strain of listeria that killed three others in Kansas. The company expanded its recall to include Banana Pudding ice cream.
Listeria can sometimes cause fatal infections in young children. The recall follows a similar one by Blue Bell Creameries ice cream.
Update: Princeton’s president said that while the controversy may be “genuinely painful,” stage performances are “fundamental to the life of any great university.” “Athletics Department officials were present at two Urban Congo performances — where the group allegedly mocked African cultures — in 2013 and 2014, though the university was only informed of the controversial shows by students this past Sunday, a Princeton spokesperson told BuzzFeed News.
Kent Sprouse was executed Thursday evening for the 2002 murders of a police officer and a gas station customer.
Black students said they were personally attacked on the social media platform for criticizing the now-disbanded Urban Congo student group. Update: Princeton official says she was “appalled by the offensive exchanges” on Yik Yak.”
The group’s president apologized Sunday after videos of its performances allegedly mocking African culture went viral, causing outrage. Princeton said it will not take any action against the group’s members.
Columbia University’s journalism school published a scathing report Sunday concerning Rolling Stone’s article about an alleged 2012 rape at a University of Virginia fraternity house. BuzzFeed News reporter Mary Ann Georgantopoulos is at the news conference where the lead authors are addressing their findings.
Jurors will later decide if he should be sentenced to die. The convictions include conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction and the deaths of four people. BuzzFeed News reporter Mike Hayes is in the courtroom.