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Kentucky judge strikes down new pension overhaul law

A Kentucky judge has struck down a new public pension overhaul law that angered thousands of teachers who marched on the state Capitol and closed dozens of school districts in protest

Cardinal McCarrick, ex-archbishop, hit with abuse…

The retired Archbishop of Washington D.C. has been removed from public ministry over an allegation that he sexually abused a teenager while a priest in New York more than 40 years ago

Suit dismissed over faulty gun check before…

A judge dismissed a lawsuit against the FBI for a faulty background check that allowed Dylann Roof to buy the gun he used to kill nine people in a racist attack at a South Carolina church

Nothing stops Messi fan from rooting for star in…

Nothing has stopped Argentine fan Nora Espector from following Lionel Messi wherever he plays

West Virginia Supreme Court justice indicted

West Virginia Supreme Court Justice Allen Loughry has been indicted on 22 federal counts

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Are we in for a beer shortage this summer?

Why beer, fizzy drinks and meat could be in short supply this summer in the UK.

A Fundraiser for Immigrant Children Has Gone…

A Fundraiser for Immigrant Children Has Gone Viral On Facebook

New Meteorite Discovery May Mean There May Be A…

After several lunar meteorites were found in a North African desert, the mystery of whether the moon has water may have been solved.

Forest Service proposes changes to sage grouse protections

The U.S. Forest Service is proposing changes to sage grouse protections in six Western states by eliminating special designations for crucial habitat as well as keeping areas open for mining

Opening statements in ex-New York Senate leader's…

Opening statements are set to begin on Wednesday in the retrial of ex-New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son on corruption charges

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Siemens UK boss says there needs to be clarity on…

The world’s fifth largest economy should remain in the customs union unless there is a proper alternative, the boss of Siemens UK, Juergen Maier has said. Thuy Ong reports

Over 100 arrested in another large-scale immigration raid

U.S. immigration agents have arrested more than 100 workers at an Ohio meatpacking plant, the second large-scale raid in the state within the past two weeks

Judge: First execution in Nevada in 12 years can go forward next month; questions remain about never-used drug protocol

Judge: First execution in Nevada in 12 years can go forward next month; questions remain about never-used drug protocol

Chris Hardwick And The Scrutiny Of The Nerd…

Actor and television host Chris Hardwick denies the allegations against him.

Instagram unveils new video service in challenge to YouTube

Instagram takes headlong plunge into video with new 'IGTV' service that allows longer clips, setting stage for more ads

Chicago teen eligible for parole next April in…

A Chicago teen who pleaded guilty to murder after shooting another 14-year-old in a fight over a boy will be eligible for parole in April 2019

The Latest: Flood warning, watches issued along…

Flood warnings and watches have been issued for counties on and near the Texas coast from the border to an area about 80 miles south of Houston

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Ex-NAACP chief who posed as black pleads not…

A former NAACP leader in Washington state whose life unraveled after she was exposed as a white woman pretending to be black has pleaded not guilty to welfare fraud

Pope backs US bishops who called border…

Pope Francis is backing the Catholic bishops in the United States who have condemned the practice of separating children from their parents after families are caught crossing the U.S-Mexico border illegally

Remains of Civil War soldiers found in pit of severed limbs

Researchers find remains of 2 Civil War soldiers buried in surgeon's pit with batch of severed limbs on a Virginia battlefield