O.J. Simpson earned parole unanimously from the Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners. He will be released from prison on October 1, 2017.
RCMP have confirmed the death of a 13-year-old girl in British Columbia's Lower Mainland is a homicide. The body of Marrisa Shen was found in Burnaby's Central Park early Wednesday morning, less than three hours after her family reported her missing to police. Meghan Foster said Thursday that it's unclear if Shen was a targeted victim or if the death was the result of a random act.
Actress, fashion designer and diehard Dodgers fan Alyssa Milano opens 1992 Topps baseball cards and has her eyes out for Dodger blue.
American citizens will be barred from travelling to North Korea next month following a prohibition on using U.S. passports to enter the country, the State Department said Friday. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson decided to impose a "geographical travel restriction" on North Korea following the death last month of American university student Otto Warmbier, who fell into a coma while in North Korean custody. "Due to mounting concerns over the serious risk of arrest and long-term detention under North Korea's system of law enforcement, the secretary has authorized a Geographical Travel Restriction on all U.S. citizen nationals' use of a passport to travel in, through or to North Korea," department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said in a statement.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer's resignation is raising the profile of one staffer and bringing on board a new one. A deputy spokeswoman, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, is set to replace Spicer when he steps down next month. The White House also has a new communications director, Anthony Scaramucci.
RCMP say a seven-year-old girl has died of injuries she suffered when her leg was severed by a farm tractor that struck her as she played in a hay field in rural Nova Scotia. Jennifer Clarke said in a release Thursday night that the girl succumbed to her injuries earlier in the evening. RCMP Sgt. Terry Miller said the child was alone in the field that was being mowed when the accident happened at around 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Clementsvale area.