Florida prosecutors will not charge George Zimmerman after a domestic dispute with his girlfriend last month, State Attorney Phil Archer said Wednesday. The decision not to pursue the case comes days after Zimmerman's girlfriend, Samantha Scheibe, said in a court document that she didn't want him to be charged.
Dozens of current or former Russian diplomats and their spouses enjoyed luxury vacations and spent tens of thousands of dollars on concert tickets, fine clothing and helicopter rides as they lied about their incomes to get the U.S. government to pay their health care bills with money meant for the poor, federal prosecutors said Thursday. "Diplomacy should be about extending hands, not picking pockets in the host country," U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara told a Manhattan news conference. He called it "shameful and systemic corruption."
Dayna Morales, a former Marine and a server at Gallop Asian Bistro in Bridgewater, N.., posted a photo on Facebook earlier this month, showing the bill with a line through the space for a tip. The photo of the receipt showed someone had written, "I'm sorry but I cannot tip because I do not agree with your lifestyle." But a family contacted NBC 4 New York claiming their receipt from the restaurant shows they did leave a tip, and provided what they said was a credit card statement as proof.
Star Partners and Hummingbird Productions are collaborating on production of a sequel to Frank Capra's iconic 1946 movie It's a Wonderful Life, which starred Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed. Karolyn Grimes, who played George Bailey's daughter Zuzu in the original, will return for the sequel as an angel who shows Bailey's unlikable grandson (also named George Bailey) how much better off the world would have been had he never been born. Producers have also begun discussions with original cast members Jimmy Hawkins, who portrayed Tommy Bailey, and Carol Coombs, who played Janie Bailey, to reprise their roles as well.
ABC News reporter Amy Robach, 40, revealed that after submitting to a mammogram procedure live on the air for Good Morning America's Pink Day, she was found to have breast cancer and will now undergo a bilateral mastectomy. "The doctors told me bluntly: 'That mammogram just saved your life,' she wrote in an essay on ABCNews.com.