Federal authorities in MichiganÂ arrested a 34-year-old man after a woman said that he sexually assaulted her on an overnight flight when she fell asleep next to him. The man, Prabhu Ramamoorthy, who prosecutors said is an Indian national living in the United States on a temporary visa, was charged with aggravated sexual abuse and held without bail after an appearance in federal court in Michigan on Thursday. RamamoorthyÂ is accused of abusing a 22-year-old sitting in a window seat next to him, while his wife was on his other side, on aÂ Spirit Airlines flight from Las Vegas that landed in Detroit early Jan. 3. The victim told investigatorsÂ that she woke up to find her pants and shirt unbuttoned
SAN FRANCISCO - It was a sharp jolt but also a warning of something much more violent that could be coming. An estimated 9.8 million people felt a magnitude 4.4 earthquake that rumbled across the Bay Area early Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. It was felt throughout the region, with people more than 150 miles away reporting to the agency that they felt the shaking for perhaps five to 10 seconds. The epicenter of the earthquake is in the area of the Hayward fault, one of the most feared in the Bay Area, which could produce a magnitude 7 or greater earthquake and is directly underneath heavily populated areas. The Hayward fault, along with the San Andreas fault on the San Francisco
Elizabeth Gilbertâ€™s partner and fellow writer, Rayya Elias, has died, the Eat Pray Love author confirmed Thursday.
Barring an twelfth-hour screwup of which few owners are capable (no comment on whether Mark Davis is one of them), Jon Gruden will be the next head coach of the Raiders. Which means that Gruden eventually will be working directly with quarterback Derek Carr. Sure, Gruden told Carr during a snarling QB Camp interview that [ more]
Even before Melania Trump became first lady, she had to fend off various suspicions about the state of her marriage to Donald Trump. But speculation intensified on inauguration day that she could be the hostage to her husbandâ€™s famous ego and political ambitions. Trump memorably left behind Melania to rush up the White House steps to greet outgoing President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama that January 2017 morning. Though elegantly clad in a powder blue Ralph Lauren dress, Melania awkwardly fumbled with how to hand a Tiffanyâ€™s gift box to Michelle Obama. Then, as Trump waited to be sworn into office, cameras caught a moment of what appeared to be a small marital cruelty. Trump turned
Carrie Underwood suffered multiple injuries after falling down the stairs at her home and her recovery has caused her to look a bit different than before. Initially, Underwood said she broke her wrist and needed surgery on it, but more recent reports have uncovered that she had more than just an injured wrist. â€śThere is also another part of the story that I havenâ€™t been ready to talk about since I have still been living it and there has been much uncertainty as to how things will end up,â€ť Underwood wrote in a note obtained by PEOPLE.
Programming note: Watch Sean Spicer's full appearance on "SE Cupp Unfiltered," Thursday at 5 p.m. ET and 8 p.m. ET on HLN. Washington (CNN)Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Thursday he is troubled that former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has not denied the statements attributed to him in a recent book about the early days of President Donald Trump's tenure. "While he may continue to say he's a supporter of the President and his agenda, what we didn't hear is a denial," Spicer said in a conversation on HLN's "SE Cupp Unfiltered." He continued, "And that is what, as a PR person, troubles me. I mean, the first thing that you do when you're attacked with a falsehood