Here are some of the latest news headlines for July 13, 2023:

  • U.S. surgeon fatally shot in ‘targeted attack’ by patient in exam room. A Tennessee surgeon was fatally shot in his exam room by a patient who had been scheduled for surgery. The suspect, who has not been identified, fled the scene and is still at large.
  • Pro-Trump protester Ray Epps files a defamation suit against Fox News. A pro-Trump protester who was seen in the Capitol on January 6, 2021, has filed a defamation suit against Fox News. Epps claims that he was falsely accused of being involved in the planning of the attack and that Fox News’s coverage of him has damaged his reputation.
  • Justice Department reverses course on defending Trump in E. Jean Carroll case. The Justice Department has reversed course and will no longer defend former President Donald Trump in a defamation lawsuit filed by E. Jean Carroll. Carroll has accused Trump of raping her in the 1990s, and Trump has denied the allegations.
  • Gold-winning Gabby Douglas hints at Olympic comeback. Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas has hinted that she may be making an Olympic comeback. Douglas, who won gold medals in the team event and individual all-around at the 2012 Olympics, has not competed since the 2016 Olympics.
  • UN uncovers 87 bodies in Darfur mass grave horror. The United Nations has uncovered a mass grave in Sudan’s Darfur region containing the bodies of at least 87 people. The grave is believed to be the latest in a series of mass graves that have been discovered in Darfur since the start of the conflict in 2003.

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