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  1. Michigan Sued After Gay Couples Rejected for AdoptionWed, 20 Sep 2017 22:07:00 GMT
    Michigan is illegally allowing faith-based organizations to reject same-sex couples who want to adopt children or become foster parents, the ACLU claims. More...
  2. This Family Was Already Struggling. Then Came HarveyThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:14:37 GMT
    Hurricane Harvey hit one family in southeast Texas especially hard. They are still clearing the mud from a home they had just remodeled for their injured son. More...
  3. 'Nothing Can Prepare You for This': Puerto Ricans Face DevastationFri, 22 Sep 2017 00:34:00 GMT
    Puerto Ricans describe adjusting to a devastated landscape outside their homes and businesses and no power for the foreseeable future. More...
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  1. The Latest: Trump targets North Korea in new executive orderThu, 21 Sep 2017 17:25:32 GMT
    21, 2017, in New York. . President Donald Trump speaks at a meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at the Palace Hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Thursday, Sept. More...
  2. Ruth Bader Ginsburg surprise speaker at Rosh Hashanah serviceThu, 21 Sep 2017 12:38:19 GMT
    Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a surprise guest speaker Wednesday evening during services for the Jewish new year in Washington, telling worshippers she believes being Jewish helped her empathize with other minority groups. Ginsburg spoke mostly about her Jewish faith, acknowledging that the Jewish justices who have served on the court have shared some similar views, which she linked to their Jewish heritage. More...
  3. The Latest: Twitter to meet with Senate investigatorsThu, 21 Sep 2017 08:15:29 GMT
    In this June 21, 2017 file photo, special counsel Robert Mueller departs after a closed-door meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee about Russian meddling in the election and possible connection to the Trump campaign, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Mueller's team of investigators is seeking information from the White House related to Michael Flynn's stint as national security adviser and about the response to a meeting with a Russian lawyer that was attended by President Donald Trump's oldest son, The Associated Press has learned. More...
  4. Politically charged report sheds more light on Wells Fargo scandalThu, 21 Sep 2017 03:46:04 GMT
    The CFPB also had evidence that the bank's sales problems went back to at least 2006 - far earlier than the 2011 to 2016 timetable that Wells Fargo originally admitted to, the documents show. "The bank knew since at least 2006 that its employees were gaming its incentive compensation program, yet failed to take actions sufficient to stop it," CFPB employees wrote in a 2016 confidential memo. More...
  5. Study: FEMA's Houston flood maps outdated long before HarveyWed, 20 Sep 2017 23:07:57 GMT
    The Federal Emergency Management Agency's flood plain maps for parts of southeastern Houston were woefully out-of-date long before Hurricane Harvey ravaged the Texas coast, a new study suggests. Researchers at Rice University and Texas A&M University at Galveston studied one section of southeastern Harris County, which includes Houston, over a decade-long period that did not include Hurricane Harvey but did include other major storms, including Hurricane Ike in 2008 and Tropical Storm Allison in 2001. More...
  6. Government seeks prison time for Weiner in sexting caseWed, 20 Sep 2017 18:22:00 GMT
    Former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner deserves about two years in prison for engaging in sexting with a 15-year-old girl despite his claims that he has been reformed, prosecutors said Wednesday. A Manhattan judge is scheduled to sentence the New York Democrat on Monday for transferring obscene material to a minor. More...
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  1. Navy awards medal to sailor caught in ISIS fight for 10 hoursFri, 22 Sep 2017 00:30:00 GMT
    The U.S. Navy awarded the Silver Star Medal to a sailor credited with bravely protecting his units lives during a 10-hour fight with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. More...
  2. Ex-Mafia hit man 'Sammy the Bull' Gravano now out of prisonFri, 22 Sep 2017 00:29:59 GMT
    Former Mafia hit man Salvatore "Sammy the Bull" Gravano has been released early from federal prison after serving most of a 20-year sentence for drug-related convictions in Arizona and New York. More...
  3. The Latest: Video shows hit-and-run that led to shootingFri, 22 Sep 2017 00:25:15 GMT
    The Latest on a deaf man who was shot and killed by an Oklahoma City police officer (all times local): 6:50 p.m. Surveillance video shows a hit-and-run crash between two vehicles that led to the fatal shooting of a deaf man by an Oklahoma City police officer. More...
  4. Hurricane Maria's path: Track the storm hereFri, 22 Sep 2017 00:23:00 GMT
    A Category 3 storm, Hurricane Maria is heading for the Turks and Caicos Islands Thursday afternoon, the National Hurricane Center said. More...
  5. Vegas police change neck restraint policy after man's deathFri, 22 Sep 2017 00:20:32 GMT
    Police in Las Vegas have changed use-of-force policies to stop routine use of neck restraints that render people unconscious after the death of a man and findings that a department-taught technique was used 632 times over a decade, officials said Thursday. More...
  6. After Hurricane Harvey, what will happen to the hundreds of thousands of flooded cars?Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:15:00 GMT
    More than 500,000 cars are estimated to have been flooded during Harvey, and incredibly some of them may end up in an online ad or a car lot near you. More...
  7. Holly Bobo case: Prosecutors describe her final hours in murder trial closing argumentsThu, 21 Sep 2017 23:45:00 GMT
    A prosecutor described in graphic detail Thursday the last hours of Holly Bobo's life, telling jurors about how she was beaten and "gangraped" before she was shot in the head by the man on trial for her murder. More...
  8. Jeff Sessions warns gang members: 'We will hunt you down'Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:08:43 GMT
    U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says authorities will hunt down gang members and bring them to justice. More...
  9. Wisconsin man charged with killing wife, blowing up homeThu, 21 Sep 2017 23:02:45 GMT
    Authorities allege that a Wisconsin man accused of blowing up his home to cover up killing his wife gave conflicting statements to police before admitting he shot her. More...
  10. Mormon-owned BYU ends ban on caffeinated sodaThu, 21 Sep 2017 22:30:55 GMT
    Brigham Young University ended a six-decade ban Thursday on the sale of caffeinated soft drinks on campus, surprising students by posting a picture of a can of Coca-Cola on Twitter and just two words: "It's happening." More...
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