Southampton Town Police Department(NEW YORK) — The charges against Tommy Gilbert, Jr., the man accused of killing his hedge-fund manager father, were unsealed on Thursday, including second-degree murder.

According to the New York County District Attorney, Gilbert, Jr., 30, also faces second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, criminal possession of forgery devices and unlawful possession of ammunition. Gilbert allegedly fatally shot his father in his parents’ Manhattan apartment.

“As alleged in the indictment, the defendant intentionally shot and killed a member of his own family,” District Attorney Cyrus Vance said in a statement. “He also possessed a private cache of ammunition and firearm attachments that might have enabled him to do even more tragic harm.”

Among the items allegedly recovered at Gilbert, Jr.’s apartment were loose ammunition, multiple .40-caliber Glock magazines loaded with varying numbers of rounds, an owners manual and carrying case for a Glock pistol, a speed loader, a cable lock and a red dot sight attachment. Officers also found a credit card skimmer and more than 20 blank cards at Gilbert, Jr.’s apartment.

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iStock/Thinkstock(BOURNE, Mass.) — One woman was killed and at least two people — including a police officer — were injured on Thursday morning as part of an ambush on Cape Cod.

At about 2 a.m. Thursday, police in Bourne responded to a car fire. While at the scene, a woman called 911 to report that she and a second woman had been shot by a man who fled the house they were in. When officers attempted to approach the home, the gunman opened fire.

One officer was shot in the back, while the others reported being unable to exit the area or continue to the victims due to the gunfire.

The gunman was eventually arrested on murder and attempted murder charges. The injured officer was airlifted to a hospital.

Officers on the scene initially reported finding what appeared to be incendiary devices, but the Massachusetts State Police later said the devices were hoaxes.

There was no update on the condition of the second woman and the injured officer.

Thoughts & prayers to @BournePD after officer shot this morning. Officer, his family & brother/sister officers are in our thoughts. #BeSafe

— Mass State Police (@MassStatePolice) February 5, 2015

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Thomas Northcut/Digital Vision(NEW YORK) — The Orlando Magic have fired head coach Jacque Vaughn on Thursday, ESPN reports.

Vaughn had a 58-158 record through two-and-a-half seasons in Orlando, and the team has just lost 10 straight games.

Vaughn’s .269 win percentage is the second lowest in NBA history for someone that’s coached over 200 games.

Orlando has now fired the last two coaches. Prior to Vaughn, Stan Van Gundy was in charge.

The Magic will most likely promote one of their assistant coaches to be an interim coach for the rest of the season, ESPN NBA insider Chris Broussard reports.

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iStock/Thinkstock(COLUMBIA, S.C.) — Students were told to seek safe shelter Thursday at the University of South Carolina and the public health building was temporarily placed on lockdown after reports of a shooting, the school said.

The school issued an alert at 1:15 p.m. ET over its campus-wide emergency response system reporting that shots had been fired.

About an hour later, it followed up by saying that there was “no longer an existing threat on campus.”

The public health building and surrounding streets remain closed, but school officials have still not released any information about the nature of the threat.

Immediately after the initial warning, fire trucks were seen near the New School of Public Health as well as members of the Columbia police department.

Students inside the public health building, which was the only facility placed on a direct lock down, began posting to social media about the situation and sharing photos from inside.

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iStock/Thinkstock(PALATINE, Ill.) — Five infants from a Chicago-area day care facility have been diagnosed with measles, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health, adding to an outbreak toll that has already topped 100 cases nationwide.

Health officials said that five children under the age of 1 were infected after attending the KinderCare Learning Center, in Palatine, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago.

The current measles outbreak started in mid-December and has already infected more than 100 people in 15 states.

Infants under 12 months are particularly susceptible to the measles virus because they are not traditionally given the first doses of the vaccine until they are 1 year old.

Illinois health department officials said that the source of the measles is not yet known.

Laboratory tests confirmed two of the cases, with results for three others still pending, officials said. However, the diagnosis was made based on clinical and epidemiological criteria.

Any staff or students at the facility who have not received the measles vaccine have been asked to stay home for 21 days.

Measles is an extremely contagious virus that infects 90 percent of unprotected people when they are exposed to the virus. Symptoms of measles include fever, runny nose, conjunctivitis and a red rash.

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Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images(FALL RIVER, Mass.) — The victim’s family is not the only one being torn apart during the Aaron Hernandez murder trial. Odin Lloyd’s murder also has divided two sisters.

Hernandez, a former NFL star, is engaged to and has a young daughter with Shayanna Jenkins, whose sister, Shaneah Jenkins, was dating Lloyd at the time of his June 2013 death.

The relationship between Hernandez and Lloyd has been debated during the ongoing murder trial, but the rift between the two sisters is abundantly clear.

Shayanna Jenkins, who has been a regular attendant of every hearing since Hernandez’s arrest in late June 2013, has been sitting in the rows behind her fiance, regularly comforting his mother and relatives when they are in court.

Her sister, however, sits on the other side of the court with Lloyd’s mother, behind the state prosecutors.

The murder trial is showing the divide that Lloyd’s June 2013 death has created between the once-close sisters.

The sisters and Hernandez have known each other for at least nine years, as both sisters and Hernandez attended Bristol Central High School in Bristol, Connecticut.

Hernandez, now 25, was a star of the school’s football team and went on to play for the University of Florida.

Shayanna Jenkins, who was in the same grade and is also 25, was a member of the track team.

Her sister, Shaneah Jenkins, is two years younger. She was listed as a member of the honor roll after her freshman year and Hernandez received the same award during that same semester, when he had just finished his junior year.

Not much is publicly known about what Shaneah Jenkins has done since high school but, at the time of his death, she was dating Lloyd, a semi-professional football player.

More is known about Shayanna Jenkins and her relationship with Hernandez, given his high profile at Florida and, later, in Massachusetts after he was drafted by the New England Patriots in 2010.

The couple welcomed their first daughter, Avielle, on Hernandez’s 23rd birthday.

“It’s definitely a great experience. She’s a beautiful little girl. I’m excited,” he told The Providence Journal in November 2012, two days after she was born.

“It’s the best birthday you can have, having a daughter on your birthday, especially a daddy’s little girl,” he said.

Now, the family’s drama is playing out in court.

Shaneah Jenkins testified Wednesday that she had always been close with her sister, but was taken aback when her sister made an unusual request in the hours after she learned Lloyd had been killed.

She said that she went over to the home that her sister shared with Hernandez and that her sister began acting strangely and “secretive” as she received a string of texts and phone calls.

At one point, Shayanna Jenkins went down to the basement and got a large garbage bag before going to the backyard, Shaneah Jenkins testified. After coming back inside, Shayanna Jenkins reportedly asked to borrow her sister’s car for a sudden trip to the bank, and Shaneah Jenkins said in court that it was not something that had ever happened before.

This isn’t the first time when Shayanna Jenkins’ actions in the hours after Lloyd’s death have come into question, and she was charged with perjury after allegedly lying dozens of times to a grand jury about Hernandez’s alleged involvement in the murder.

She reportedly told the grand jury that she dumped the garbage bag in a dumpster, but couldn’t recall where the dumpster was, nor did she ever ask what was inside the bag.

Her attorney, Janice Bassil, tried to dismiss the omissions as simply the way that the couple’s relationship worked.

“Their relationship, in many ways, had what I refer to as a ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ aspect,” Bassil said during a bail hearing in October 2013.

Shayanna Jenkins has not yet taken the stand but she was included on a list of possible witnesses submitted by the prosecution.

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iStock/Thinkstock(COLUMBIA, S.C.) — Students have been told to seek safe shelter at the University of South Carolina, and the public health building has been placed on lockdown, after reports of a shooting, the school said on Thursday.

The school issued an alert at 1:15 p.m. ET over its campus-wide emergency response system and its affiliated social media accounts reporting shots fired. But less than an hour later, it followed up saying that there was “no longer an existing threat on campus.”

The public health building and surrounding streets remain closed but school officials have still not released any information about the nature of the threat.

Immediately after the initial threat, fire trucks as well as members of the Columbia police department were seen near the New School of Public Health.

Students inside the public health building, which was the only facility placed on a direct lock down, began posting to social media about the situation and sharing photos from inside.

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Lin Ming-Huang/Facebook(NEW YORK) — When TransAsia Airways flight seemed to turn belly up in midair, clipping a bridge as it smashed into the Taipei River Tuesday, it seemed unsurvivable. Yet, amidst the wreckage, survivors flapped to the surface.

Similarly, commuters escaped with their lives Tuesday after being inside the lead car of a Metro-North commuter train that was engulfed in flames when it slammed into a vehicle on the track. Six people died in the crash on Tuesday in Valhalla, New York, including the driver of the SUV on the track, but others escaped the inferno in that train car.

It proves that surviving catastrophe is possible. In fact, it’s a skill that can even be taught.

ABC’s Good Morning America correspondent Matt Gutman recently underwent grueling crash survival training at the U.S. Coast Guard’s Aviation Technical Training Center in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, to learn just that.

He went into a machine known as the Dunker, an aircraft simulator which simulates a plane crashing, sinking and flipping over in the water.

Experts say passengers should choose an aisle seat that is within six rows of the emergency exit on the aircraft. Statistics suggest this could help increase the chances of making it out of the aircraft safely in the event of a water landing.

If the plane sinks, the Coast Guard said passengers should find a reference point, such as their chairs, and remove obstacles such as the armrest. Then, they should unbuckle their seatbelts and feel their way to a door or window and get out.

When the jets were turned on inside the Dunker to simulate a storm, Gutman became disoriented.

Submerged and holding his breath, Gutman slapped and pushed the window for about 40 seconds before it finally popped open and he was able to get out and swim to safety. Basic safety steps can also increase a train rider’s chances of surviving a crash.

Passengers should avoid sitting in the first or last car, since they’re more likely to be hit, said Robert Paaswell, a transportation expert.

“If you’re worried about a head on collision stay out of the first car,” Paaswell said.

Passengers on a train should also take a seat where their backs are facing the direction of travel. If the train crashes, those passengers will be thrust backwards instead of through the train car, he said.

He also advised that riders avoid seats that have luggage overhead, since fallen luggage can cause injuries or block exit paths.

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David Dermer/Diamond Images/Getty Images(NEW ENGLAND) — During the New England Patriots’ Super Bowl victory parade in Boston, running back LeGarrette Blount was seen holding up a t-shirt mocking Seahawks running back, Marshawn Lynch.

Pictures went viral of Blount holding up a shirt that read “B***h Mode” with the No. 24.

Blount took to Twitter to explain his actions.

“About this shirt…Just so ppl know, I have 100% respect for @MoneyLynch and how he plays the game. There’s a reason he’s called #BeastMode,” he wrote.

In the Patriots win over the Seahawks, Blount carried the ball 14 times for 40 yards.

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NFL Shield (NFL)(NEW YORK) — New member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Charles Haley said after the New England Patriots were accused of possibly using deflated footballs in games, he can’t put his faith in quarterback Tom Brady.

When asked who would he take at quarterback, between Joe Montana and Tom Brady, without hesitation Haley responded saying, “Montana.”

“Joe didn’t have to cheat,” Haley told Talk of Fame Network Thursday. “I’ve lost all respect [for Brady]. When your integrity is challenged in the game of football, to me, all his Super Bowls are tainted.”

Charles Haley is the only five-time Super Bowl Champion in NFL history, winning three with the Dallas Cowboys and two with the San Francisco 49ers.

The NFL is still conducting its investigation into the “deflate-gate” controversy, league commissioner Roger Goodell said on Friday.

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