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Baylor ties pervade rape case that sparked uproar

Local leaders say plea deal allowing former Baylor student to serve no jail times highlights outsized influence alumni play in shaping local criminal justice system

All evacuation orders lifted in deadly California…

All evacuation orders have been lifted in Paradise more than a month after a devastating wildfire that wiped out the Northern California town

Ballot security was a worry long before disputed…

Warnings about the potential for voter fraud in a rural North Carolina county went unheeded for years before last month's disputed congressional race

Report: Federal Air Marshal Service curtailing surveillance

The Federal Air Marshal Services acknowledges it's curtailing a domestic surveillance program accused of spying on unwitting passengers

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Here's How Much More People Will Pay for a…

With some products, you may not care about getting the off-brand option. But for many things, it seems a good rep goes a long way.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Family: Man left woman to die on freeway during first date

The family of a Florida waitress fatally struck by numerous cars while lying on a freeway says they have solved the mystery of how she got there

Tear gas on the Champs-Elysees but fewer Paris…

Tear gas billowed across the protest-scarred Champs-Elysees after a day of largely peaceful demonstrations in Paris and a water cannon shot a frigid stream at the crowd on the fifth straight weekend of protests by France's "yellow vest" movement

Parents Want Priest Fired Over Suicide Sermon

Maison Hullibarger's suicide was painful enough—then his parents heard the priest's homily. "We wanted him to celebrate how Maison lived, not how he died," his mother Linda tells the Detroit Free Press . Hullibarger, who had five siblings and studied criminal justice at the University of Toledo, was 18 when...

North Korea Is Still Transferring Oil At Sea…

A top secret U.S. military report found that North Korea is still transferring oil at sea, just further from the surveillance of U.S.-led forces.

Genoa mayor says new bridge to be built by…

Genoa mayor says new bridge to be built by Christmas 2019 to replace the one that collapsed

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Green Beret 'Admitted to Murder' in Job Interview

A celebrated Green Beret admits to killing a man, but insists it wasn't murder—an impression the US Army no longer shares, NBC News reports. Army Maj. Mathew Golsteyn has admitted twice to the 2010 killing of an Afghan male in Marjah, Afghanistan, insisting the victim was a dangerous bomb-maker....

Ryan Zinke Out as Interior Secretary

Late last month, Arizona Rep. Raul Grijalva penned an op-ed asking Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to step down from his post due to a swirl of "scandals and nepotism." It looks like Grijalva is getting his wish: Per Bloomberg , sources reported that Zinke told the White House he's out, and...

Pneumonia Shot Fells Hulk Actor Ferrigno

The Incredible Hulk was feeling pumped up this week—but with IV fluid, not testosterone-induced rage. On Wednesday night, Lou Ferrigno posted on social media a picture of himself wearing a green hospital gown (naturally) and hooked up to an IV in a medical center in Santa Monica, Calif., noting...

Luxury Brand Pulls 'Blackface' Products Amid Outcry

"I don't make a lot of public posts, but right now I'm shaking with anger." So begins a Facebook post that has stirred public indignation and pushed the luxury brand Prada to pull products from its shelves, CNN reports. Chinyere Ezie, a civil rights attorney, says she was stunned to...

Here are Some Cities That Have the Most Job…

If you’re looking to move to a new city for a new job for the upcoming New Year, the job search site Ladders is going to give you a STEP UP. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.

Lawyer argues scholar kidnapping case belongs in state court

Lawyers for the man charged with kidnapping and killing a Chinese University of Illinois scholar have argued the case should be heard in state court, where the death penalty isn't an option

Man gets 7 ½ years in machete attack at Kentucky college

A Cincinnati man charged in a 2017 machete attack on the campus of Kentucky's Transylvania University has been sentenced to 7 ½ years in prison

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Idaho test reactor is pivotal in US nuclear power…

A nuclear test reactor that can melt uranium fuel rods in seconds is running again after a near quarter-century shutdown as U.S. officials try to revamp a fading nuclear power industry with safer fuel designs and a new generation of power plants

Some complain about sex offender in north Mississippi parade

Some people in a north Mississippi town are complaining after the local chamber of commerce chose a sex offender as the grand marshal of the town Christmas parade

Secretary Of The Interior Ryan Zinke Submits His…

This comes as Zinke faced multiple ethics investigations.