{FD} Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock’s $5M estate to be settled in court, judge says

Lawyers for some of the Las Vegas shooting victims appeared in court on Thursday to help determine how to control the $5 million estate gunman Stephen Paddock left behind, KSNV reported.

{FD} Dustin Hoffman accused of sexually harassing 5 more women, some underage

Five woman came forward Thursday accusing Dustin Hoffman of sexual harassment, Variety and The Hollywood Reporter said.

{FD} Cosmo DiNardo, cousin, plead not guilty in gruesome Pennsylvania murders

Cosmo DiNardo and Sean Kratz, cousins in Pennsylvania accused in the deaths of multiple men in July, pleaded not guilty at an arraignment hearing on Thursday.

{FD} Widow of Kentucky State Rep. Dan Johnson says she’ll pursue his seat

The wife of Kentucky State Rep. Dan Johnson, who killed himself Wednesday after he was accused of sexual assault in a bombshell report, announced Thursday that she would run for her husband’s seat, saying “his fight will go on.”

{FD} Los Angeles Fire Dept. dispatches drones for the first time in wildfire fight

The Los Angeles Fire Department now has an eye in the sky to help monitor the flames tearing through parts of southern California, officials said.

{FD} Kentucky State Rep. Dan Johnson commits suicide after sexual assault accusations emerge, officials say

A state representative in Kentucky shot and killed himself Wednesday evening, officials said — just days after a report emerged in which a woman said he sexually assaulted her when she was 17.

{FD} Tavis Smiley’s show suspended by PBS after sexual misconduct accusations involving staffers emerge

Allegations of sexual misconduct against television host Tavis Smiley surfaced Wednesday and PBS has since “suspended distribution” of his self-titled talk show, Variety reported.

{FD} Oklahoma vet says he pulled 21 pacifiers from dog’s stomach

A veterinarian in Oklahoma took to Facebook last week to share what he described as “the most fascinating and exciting surgery” in his career.

{FD} Shots fired at Penn State Beaver in reported murder-suicide, local news outlets say

Local reports said two people were killed in what police believe was a murder-suicide during a shootout on the Beaver campus of Penn State University on Wednesday.

{FD} Indiana officer shot in the head during pursuit expected to live, police say

An Indiana State Police officer is expected to survive after being shot in the head Tuesday night while trying to apprehend a suspect, officials said.

{FD} Indiana officer shot in the head during pursuit expected to live, reports say

An Indiana State Police officer was shot in the head Tuesday night while trying to apprehend a suspect, reports said.

{FD} Arizona police officer dies unexpectedly during suspect chase, report says

A police officer in Arizona died of a seizure Tuesday while pursuing a suspect, the police chief told ABC 15.

{FD} Dallas Marathon winner crosses the finish line — with a teen’s timely assist

A true show of sportsmanship was on display on Sunday when a relay runner in the Dallas Marathon helped the winner cross the finish line.

{FD} Outbreak of norovirus on North Carolina college campus confirmed, officials say

Officials in North Carolina confirmed an outbreak of the norovirus on Thursday after about 60 college students reported related symptoms.

{FD} Rep. Trent Franks says he’s resigning immediately amid reports he offered aide $5M to be surrogate for his child

Arizona Rep. Trent Franks said he is resigning effective immediately, following reports that Frank allegedly repeatedly pressed a former aide to carry his child, offering her $5 million to act as a surrogate.

{FD} ‘Obese’ squirrel caught stealing candy from New Jersey house

A big, fat squirrel in New Jersey clearly has a bit of a sweet tooth because he was caught on video ravaging a holiday treat stand in front of a woman’s home.

{FD} Rep. Trent Franks resigning from Congress

Arizona Congressman Trent Franks has announced his decision to resign from Congress, according to a statement he released Thursday on the matter.

{FD} Ohio mother arrested for allegedly trying to rob dollar store with toddler daughter in bathroom

Ohio police arrested a mother on Tuesday after she allegedly tried to rob a dollar store while her 1-year-old daughter was left unattended in the bathroom, reports said.

{FD} Vladimir Putin announces plan to run for re-election in 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin announced Wednesday that he will officially run for office again in 2018, debunking questions and theories surrounding his reasoning to delay the announcement.

{FD} Hugh Laurie shines on Twitter after trying to find owner of wrongly-delivered package

‘Tis the season for good deeds and actor Hugh Laurie was no exception when someone’s package was mistakenly delivered to his home.