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Lawsuit Alleges Seattle Mayor Sexually Abused Teen In '80s

It is not a coincidence that this shakedown effort comes within weeks of the campaign filing deadline", Mr Reading said. In his first appearance since being a...


2 teens killed after falling from beachfront hotel balcony

MYRTLE BEACH , S.C. - Two teenage girls are dead after authorities say they fell from a balcony of a beachfront hotel in SC. The girls were identified as Amb...


Hillary Clinton calls for US to bomb Syrian air fields

When Clinton came onstage to talk with the New York Times's Nick Kristof (or "the failing New York Times , as Bee quipped"), she got honest with the audience a...


Trump tells newspaper Obama aide might have broken the law

Rice is the latest target for Trump and his embattled defenders. "Absolutely false. The intelligence community, the director of the Federal Bureau of Invest...


Supreme Court Ruling Trumps Gorsuch On Education For Autistic Children

The court on Wednesday said that it's not enough for school districts to get by with minimal instruction for special needs children. Instead, the educationa...


Fighter Jet Crashes Near Home In DC Area

Officials said the pilot was taken to hospital and was recovering well. No one else was injured. Investigators are on the scene and some roads are closed in C...


Alabama governor vows to stay in office despite scandal

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley on Friday asked a court to halt impeachment proceedings after an ethics panel found he probably violated ethics and campaign fin...


Attempted metro Detroit bank robbery suspect caught on camera

He pointed a handgun at the teller, but left without getting any money, police said. The bank is located at 815 N. Commercial Avenue. The suspect lead police ...


Vote nears for California gas tax, fee hike

Brown said during a news briefing in North Park, where he was flanked by a bevy of applauding transportation workers. We need to drain the swamp in Sacramento...


Swedish media: Truck crashes into Stockholm store, 3 dead

Video footage taken from above showed scores of people streaming down the street in terror. The U.S. State Department also condemned the attack, adding, "Atta...


Twitter launches Lite version for slow connecting, data saving users

Twitter Lite makes it easy for people with patchy connections to stay in touch with the people they are following. Users with Android devices and running on G...


Mom: 11-year-old killed himself following twisted social media prank

The Post reports that a juvenile has been charged with the malicious use of a telecommunications device and using a computer to commit a crime by Marquette...


US Senate confirms Gorsuch to Supreme Court

While Democratic leaders decried the move, their party had made the same change in 2013 for other nominees - a decision they later said they regretted. Many Rep...


Janesville Police say man was seen with rifle near school

Those schools include Montessori, Consolidated, Yahara, Rock County Christian, and Parkview Schools. "He made statements that that was his intent to do that",...


Trump's Approval Rating Drops Below Obama's Worst Levels: Quinnipiac Poll

Mr. Trump receives the worst scores on honesty (61 percent don't think he is), level-headedness (66 percent), and on shared values with voters (61 percent). 76 ...


Flynn's Russian pay went undeclared: White House

Flynn's lawyer and Donald Trump both explained his immunity request is to protect him from a "witch hunt". Schiff said now that he has seen the White House ...


Fatal semi crash shuts down SB I-75 in Sarasota Co

It is unknown if either driver was wearing a seat belt. Traffic is being diverted at the River Road exit (CR-777). One lane is back open at this time. Florida...


OSHA: Probe of boiler blast could take months

The force of the explosion launched the boiler into the air where it flew approximately 500 feet before landing on a nearby laundry facility, killing two member...


Hunting challenge netting huge pythons in Florida Everglades

Banos then tried to grab the python's head, and the snake turned and snapped at his face. The organization stated on its website that its Governing Board ap...


Petersburg, Russia, subway blast kills 10, injures 50

The attack happened while President Vladimir Putin was in St Petersburg, his native city. Four of the dozens of people injured are in critical condition, Health...


Statewide turnout reaches 16 percent in Wisconsin spring election

I believe in public education and I am proud of where we are today. "Despite these successes, we have serious challenges facing our schools". Holtz was outs...


Student dies days after choking at pancake-eating contest

A 20-year-old student at a CT university has died after choking during a pancake eating contest on campus. The pancake-eating contest occurred on Thursday eve...


Stephen Bannon removed from National Security Council

The Principals Committee is a body that considers policy solutions to national security issues, and the president has the power to change it at will. Bannon d...


Spicer: 'Nothing More Conservative' Than What's in Healthcare Bill

Trump delivered that line with a smile, but it was also lined with a touch of seriousness, said the person, who spoke on condition of anonymity to describe a pr...


Human remains found in Missouri identified as missing woman

Runions, 21, of Raymore, was last seen September 8 leaving a gathering with friends in south Kansas City. Police were able to determine the bones were human, an...


Michelle Obama Wore Her Natural Hair And Social Media Went Wild

For eight years, we've seen the former first lady rock everything from wavy strands to a straight bob. '@MichelleObama please wear your natural hair before yo...


Trump's ex-campaign adviser met with Russian spy in 2013

Carter Page was an adviser to Donald Trump during his campaign. BuzzFeed News has confirmed that "Male-1" is Page. Page said that it had been obvious with...


5 things about immigration that haven't changed under President Trump

He has felony drug distribution and firearm possession convictions. She had a prior conviction for injury to a child. She said, "All declarations of liberty res...


Secret Service agent on Pence's detail caught meeting hooker

An agency spokesperson told CNN the agent was required to surrender his weapon and official gear and was placed on administrative leave. CNN said the inci...


Principal resigns after student reporters raise concerns

Robertson, who now works with an education consulting firm in Dubai, said in an email to The Kansas City Star there was "no issue" when she received the degre...


France hosts NYC events marking centennial of US in WWI

There would have been no Second World War, no Holocaust, and no Holodomor. The Sun Herald , posted on their webpage a historical image of a periodical issued...


Effort To Kill Appointed Superintedent Bill Fails, Senate Approves

This legislative session is the second in which Moody's bill has passed a committee vote, but this time it seems more likely to receive a vote on the Texas Hous...


Growing concern for post office as dog attacks near a high

Rounding out the top five on the new list were Houston, Cleveland, San Diego and Louisville, Kentucky. I couldn't find any good data on the number of dogs per c...


Judge blocks execution of 1 of 8 Arkansas inmates

While he has acknowledged being uneasy with the scheduling, Hutchinson said he was obligated to set the dates because one of the state's lethal injection drugs ...


High-wind watch issued for Friday in Western Washington

Clear skies and light winds tonight will lead to temperatures falling into the lower 30s on Friday morning, with frost possible. The Kankakee at Shelby in...