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Suspect in car attack faces new charge…

Man accused of ramming car into crowd protesting against white nationalists in Virginia faces new charge of first-degree murder

2 will go to trial over 36 deaths in Oakland…

A judge says two California men will go to trial on involuntary manslaughter charges in the deaths of 36 partygoers in the worst building fire in the U.S. in more than a decade

Using our imperfections as an example to help…

Spirited Debate: Actress Andrea Logan White discusses her new book 'Perfectly Unfinished' and her journey of finding happiness through God, despite her own insecurities.

These Activists Changed The Washington 'Redskins…

The official Washington Redskins responded to the "Redhawks" campaign by saying they would not change the team name.

Prominent 9th Circuit judge faces sex misconduct inquiry

The chief judge of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has opened a misconduct inquiry into a judge accused of inappropriate sexual conduct and comments by six women

South Dakota park to make unplanned bison roundup…

A South Dakota state park known for annual buffalo roundups drawing thousands of spectators will perform an unscheduled one in the coming days, hoping to assuage fears about how a historic wildfire affected the animals

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Dustin Hoffman Accused of Exposing Himself to…

Dustin Hoffman is facing three new accusations of sexual misconduct, including a woman who says the actor exposed himself to her when she was a minor, Variety reports in an exclusive. Cori Thomas was a 16-year-old classmate of Hoffman's daughter Kristina in 1980 when she spent a day together with...

Teen takes plea deal in rape, murder of…

18-year-old Jayden Sterzer from Utah accepts blended plea deal in 2015 sexual assault, murder of 12-year-old Kailey Vijil.

What's Changed In The 5 Years Since The Sandy…

Schools themselves might have taken a more active role than Congress in preventing future massacres.

Michigan police probe remains of 3 children found in Montana

Michigan State Police are investigating whether the remains of three children found in Montana could be linked to the 2010 disappearance of three Michigan brothers

Jones says he knew he had a 'path' to victory

Jones says he knew he had a 'path' to victory

No jail for fertility doctor who lied about using…

A retired Indianapolis fertility doctor will get no jail time after pleading guilty to lying to investigators about inseminating patients with his own sperm

Resident leaves nasty surprise for 'porch pirates'

Kansas City woman taking matters into her own hands, uses pet poop to get back at package thieves this holiday season.

The Cost Of America's War On Drugs

The annual budget has ballooned to more than $51 billion annually.

California issues 1st licenses for its legal pot market

California has issued its first business licenses for the state's coming legal marijuana market

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10 Things to Know for Friday

Among 10 Things to Know: Rubio defection threatens GOP's slim majority on tax bill; FCC votes along party lines to end 'net neutrality'; US says missile parts prove Iran is illicitly arming rebels in Yemen.

Dueling statistics used at hearing on racial bias…

Dueling experts testified in U.S. District Court in Chicago in a first-of-its-kind hearing to determine if phony drug stash-house stings run by federal agents are racially biased

Melissa Francis: There is no one tax reform won't…

Republicans reach an agreement on tax reform combining elements of the House and Senate bills.

Truthers: When Conspiracy Meets Reality

Our special report shows the harassment and online targeting that plays out in the shadows of America's biggest tragedies.

Trial begins for former director of defunct Iowa academy

The trial has begun for a former boarding school director who is accused of sexually and physically abusing several children who attended the now-defunct school in southeast Iowa

Navajo Code Talker Teddy Draper Sr. dies in…

A Navajo Code Talker who used his native language to outsmart the Japanese in World War II has died in Arizona

Report: 80 homeless people died on Portland…

A new report says 80 homeless people died on the streets in the Portland metropolitan area last year, adding to a tally of more than 350 people who have perished while homeless in the past six years

Lyft driver allegedly pulls gun on customer

Chicago man suing former Lyft driver, ride share company after he claims she pulled firearm and threatened to 'blast' him while using a homophobic slur.

Merriam-Webster Names 'Feminism' Top Word Of 2017

The dictionary's most-searched words are like a walk down memory lane for the past year.

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Inmates charged for guard attacks at 2 Arkansas prisons

Five inmates have been charged in unrelated attacks that injured guards at two Arkansas prisons and number among a string of violent disturbances in the state's correctional facilities this year

Judge allowing $1M in settlements for wrongly…

A federal judge says he will approve $1 million in settlements from a North Carolina town to two brothers wrongfully imprisoned for 30 years in the killing of an 11-year-old girl

Arpaio accused of trumping up charges in dog…

Former metro Phoenix Sheriff Joe Arpaio has been accused during closing arguments at a malicious-prosecution trial of bringing a trumped-up criminal case against one of Sen. Jeff Flake's