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  1. White House locked down after vehicle hits security barrierSat, 24 Feb 2018 03:34:24 GMT
    A female driver was immediately apprehended at 17th and E Streets, the U.S. Secret Service reported on its Twitter feed. More...
  2. Tipster told FBI Florida shooting suspect 'going to explode'Fri, 23 Feb 2018 23:59:00 GMT
    The person who called an FBI tip line in January said Nikolas Cruz made increasingly alarming statements after his mother died last fall, adding, "I know he's, he's going to explode." More...
  3. Three deputies remained outside during Parkland school shootingSat, 24 Feb 2018 21:04:12 GMT
    While it's currently unclear why they did not go inside, experts say it's highly unusual for a police officer to stay on the sidelines in such a situation. More...
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  1. Greitens: Charge politically motivatedSat, 24 Feb 2018 07:36:18 GMT
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is blaming his felony invasion of privacy indictment on a "reckless liberal prosecutor," asserting any case stemming from his admitted extramarital affair is politically driven. The Republican governor and St. Louis' Democratic circuit attorney, both just a little more than a year into their offices, certainly are political opposites. More...
  2. News Caller told FBI Florida shooting suspect 'going to explode'Sat, 24 Feb 2018 03:12:53 GMT
    A woman close to the man charged with killing 17 people at a Florida high school warned the FBI in chilling detail that he had a growing collection of guns and a temper so uncontrollable she worried about him "getting into a school and just shooting the place up." The Associated Press on Friday obtained a transcript of the Jan. 5 tip to the FBI's call center. More...
  3. Former Trump adviser pleads guilty to conspiracy charges in Russia probeFri, 23 Feb 2018 22:44:02 GMT
    A former top adviser to President Donald Trump's election campaign has formally pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy and false statements charges in the special counsel's Russia investigation. A former top adviser to President Donald Trump's election campaign has formally pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy and false statements charges in the special counsel's Russia investigation. More...
  4. NORC Poll: Most have grim outlook on America's directionFri, 23 Feb 2018 20:14:58 GMT
    Chester Trahan's grandchildren are working, so he's feeling better about the economy these days. But his view of the country's overall direction is pretty grim, darkened by what he sees as a surge in racism and violence fueled by President Donald Trump. More...
  5. California lawmakers struggle with #MeToo as senator resignsFri, 23 Feb 2018 15:31:36 GMT
    Critics cite a state senator's dramatic resignation in highlighting the work to be done to change the culture of sexual misconduct in the California Legislature. Sen. Tony Mendoza succumbed to months of mounting tension over sexual misconduct allegations Thursday, resigning his position as he was about to face a potential vote on his expulsion. More...
  6. RBS swings to first profit in a decade but US settlement looms over 2018 resultsFri, 23 Feb 2018 10:43:15 GMT
    Royal Bank of Scotland has reported a bottom-line profit for the first time in a decade, but warned that a pending settlement with the US Department of Justice could hit 2018 results. The lender swung out of the red to report a A 752 million profit for 2017, marking a major improvement on the A 6.95 billion loss which the lender reported a year ago - one of the biggest since its Government bailout in 2008. More...
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  1. As Trump pitches new gun measures, some firearms owners are warySat, 24 Feb 2018 19:45:00 GMT
    Some see 'betrayal' in discussion of any gun control measures. Meanwhile, the president puts further emphasis on his call for arming teachers and other school officials. More...
  2. Florida school shooting timelineSat, 24 Feb 2018 19:15:00 GMT
    A timeline of the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. More...
  3. Girl, 4, pretends to be asleep while dad fatally shoots 2, calls 911 before killing himself, police saySat, 24 Feb 2018 18:45:00 GMT
    A 4-year-old girl pretended to be asleep while a suspected gunman shot and killed two people, then called 911 to warn about three bodies in a Missouri home before turning the gun on himself, police said. More...
  4. Several Broward deputies waited outside during Florida school shooting, report saysSat, 24 Feb 2018 18:00:00 GMT
    Coral Springs cops who responded to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School say several Broward sheriffs deputies waited outside rather than rush in as the killer was gunning down students, the Sun-Sentinel reports. More...
  5. Woman defecates in pants to hide drugs during arrest, cops saySat, 24 Feb 2018 16:27:00 GMT
    Police say a Texas woman attempted to hide evidence during an arrest by defecating in her pants and using the feces to conceal drugs. More...
  6. Texas woman defecates in pants to hide drugs during arrestSat, 24 Feb 2018 16:20:27 GMT
    Police say a Texas woman attempted to hide evidence during an arrest by defecating in her pants and using the feces to conceal drugs. More...
  7. Wisconsin woman charged with killing three infants in the 1980sSat, 24 Feb 2018 15:36:00 GMT
    A Wisconsin woman has confessed to killing three infants whose unexpected deaths more than three decades ago had been classified as sudden death infant syndrome, police said. More...
  8. 12-year-old killed, 4 others injured after house explosion in TexasSat, 24 Feb 2018 13:45:00 GMT
    A 12-year-old girl died and several others were injured after a natural gas explosion nearly leveled their Texas home early Friday morning. More...
  9. Student gives teacher ice cream money to help pay for father-in-law's funeralSat, 24 Feb 2018 12:30:00 GMT
    An Alabama sixth-grade teacher said he learned a valuable lesson about showing kindness from one of his students this week. More...
  10. Texas deputy avoids being hit by runaway driver for second time in 2 weeksSat, 24 Feb 2018 12:15:00 GMT
    A police officer in central Texas narrowly avoided being hit by a runaway driver during a traffic stop on Tuesday, her second brush with death in the past two weeks. More...