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Patton Oswalt credits late wife in Golden State…

Comedian Patton Oswalt proudly and tenderly praised his late wife for her work on the Golden State Killer case

Tears flow as victims of Waffle House shooting…

A Nashville community has rallied to support the victims of a weekend shooting at a Waffle House by stopping by to get a meal after the restaurant reopened

Pruitt: I have nothing to hide

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt appears before the House Energy and Commerce committee for a hearing on the agency's budget.

Richard Spencer's Lawsuit Against The University…

The leader of the so-called "alt right" has dropped his lawsuit.

Sheriff to suspect in deputy killing: 'Turn…

A Maine county sheriff on Thursday urged a man sought in the killing of a deputy to turn himself in and told a community to stay vigilant during a manhunt in what's believed to be the first killing of a law enforcement officer in Maine in nearly 30 years

Owner Insults Potential Buyers in Profane…

Looking for a car that's old enough to vote, listens to the Gin Blossoms, and boasts absolutely no amenities? Brendan Tokarski has found your perfect ride. Per the Daily Mirror , Tokarski spied a "savagely honest" Craigslist ad out of Houston trying to dump a 1999 Toyota Corolla, and though the...

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Father gets 5-year sentence for daughter's…

A Wisconsin father convicted in the death of his malnourished, dehydrated 3-year-old daughter has been sentenced to five years in prison

The Rise and Fall of Jai Alai

For much of the 20th century, jai alai dominated the Miami sports scene, attracting crowds as large as 15,000. Today, the sport is barely hanging on in America. So what happened? Here's the story.

Local News Is Shrinking — What Happens When The…

Local news layoffs mean less journalists reporting on police, city halls and statehouses.

Boy accused of killing brother makes Ohio court appearance

An Ohio judge has agreed that a 13-year-old boy facing charges for fatally shooting his 11-year-old brother should remain held at a juvenile detention center

Worker killed by limestone slab on Indiana…

Authorities say a contract construction worker died when a large chunk of limestone fell onto his head and chest at Indiana University's Bloomington campus

Expelled Russia Diplomats May Have Tracked…

Some of the 60 Russian diplomats recently expelled from the US were suspected of spying on Russian defectors, including at least one person who was given a new identity under a CIA program, CNN reports, citing officials briefed on the matter. The diplomats were expelled in response to the nerve...

The Family Making Sure Your Bread Stays Fresh

Tucked away in the town of Yakima, Washington is a factory producing an unassuming, yet wildly prolific global product, one that you’ve used your entire life—bread tags.

Former President George H. W. Bush Out Of ICU

Former President George H. W. Bush has been moved out of the ICU at a Houston hospital, according to a family spokesperson.

Police fatally shoot man with knives, officer injured

Kentucky police say officers have fatally shot a knife-wielding man at a home in Louisville

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Amid 'False' Accusations, Trump's VA Pick Drops…

The so-called "Candyman" won't be getting a sweet gig in the Trump administration after all. Dr. Ronny Jackson, the White House physician who became the president's pick to head the Department of Veterans Affairs, has withdrawn his nomination amid misconduct allegations, per the Hill . Jackson put out a statement Thursday...

'You Did It, Michelle': Oswalt to Late Wife After…

"Goodnight, Michelle. You did good," comedian Patton Oswalt tweeted Wednesday, praising his late wife's role in the Golden State Killer case. Suspect Joseph James DeAngelo was arrested almost two years to the day after the death of Oswalt's wife, true-crime writer Michelle McNamara. She chronicled her 10-year-long hunt for the...

Source: VA pick got drunk during overseas trip

During an overseas trip in 2015, Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, the White House physician, was intoxicated and banged on the hotel room door of a female employee, according to four sources familiar with the allegation

Seeking A Delay, Cohen Says He'll Plead The Fifth…

President Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen says if the Stormy Daniels case moves forward right now, he won't answer questions in court.

2 black men 'humiliated' when gym staffers call police

Two black men who were wrongly accused of not paying to work out at a gym in New Jersey say they were humiliated when staffers there twice called police on them

APNewsBreak: Feds' delays imperil migrant children

A bipartisan Senate subcommittee has found that the government risks placing migrant children in the custody of human traffickers because federal agencies have delayed crucial reforms needed to keep the children safe

Accused serial rapist and killer undetected…

The suspected Golden State Killer became less prolific but deadlier after losing his job as a police officer

Barack Obama makes Melania Trump smile

Twitter erupts after former President Barack Obama makes Melania Trump smile. CNN's Jeanne Moos says it is not what it's cracked up to be.

Calif. Police Arrest Suspect In Infamous 'Golden…

The "Golden State Killer" is believed to have killed at least 12 people and raped at least 45 victims in California in the 1970s and '80s.

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Report: Chicago police not reporting mentally ill gun owners

Chicago's police are failing tell the state when people are mentally unfit to carry a gun

Court won't return tigers, exotic animals to Ohio…

Another court is denying an Ohio man's bid to have his six tigers and other exotic animals returned to his roadside sanctuary

Ohio man accused in terror plot seeks early…

An Ohio man has unsuccessfully asked a judge to release him from his 22-year prison sentence on a terrorism conviction