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  1. #MeToo effect: Calls flood U.S. sexual assault hotlinesWed, 17 Jan 2018 06:14:11 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The phones at U.S. sexual assault hotlines have been ringing in record numbers as the #MeToo social movement spurs victims to reach out for help, sending organizations scrambling to keep up. More...
  2. Strike averted at New York's main fruit and vegetable marketWed, 17 Jan 2018 09:39:02 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A work stoppage at a market that supplies much of New York City's fresh fruit and vegetables was averted early on Wednesday when negotiators tentatively reached a pay deal as the previous contract expired, the labor union said. More...
  3. House Republicans mull funding extension; 'Dreamer' deal not setTue, 16 Jan 2018 21:39:17 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House Republicans considered on Tuesday a stopgap bill to fund the U.S. government through Feb. 16 to avert a shutdown, but the measure would not include Democrats' demands for protections for young people brought to the United States illegally as children. More...
  4. Ex-CIA officer arrested for retaining classified informationWed, 17 Jan 2018 09:30:23 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A former Central Intelligence Agency officer was arrested at a U.S. airport on Monday night in connection with charges that he illegally retained highly classified information, the U.S. Justice Department said Tuesday. More...
  5. Majority of U.S. National Park Service board resigns, saying it was ignoredWed, 17 Jan 2018 04:33:33 -0500
    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) - Most members of a U.S. National Park Service advisory board, appointed while Barack Obama was president, have resigned after saying they were ignored by President Donald Trump's administration, the panel chairman said on Tuesday. More...
  6. Police still baffled by discovery of 13 starved, abused siblingsTue, 16 Jan 2018 21:11:43 -0500
    PERRIS, Calif. (Reuters) - Police said on Tuesday they were still seeking answers after finding 13 siblings starving in their parents' squalid Southern California home, some of them chained to beds under "horrific" conditions in an otherwise ordinary suburb. More...
  7. Aliens, apocalypse, lightning? ... No, just a meteor rocking MichiganWed, 17 Jan 2018 08:40:52 -0500
    (Reuters) - A bright meteor briefly swept across the sky over parts of the U.S. Midwest and Canada on Tuesday, weather and geology agencies said, and then caused a powerful explosion that rattled homes and onlookers. More...
  8. Nine charged over fraternity pledge's death at Florida State UniversityWed, 17 Jan 2018 02:27:37 -0500
    (Reuters) - Nine men were charged on Tuesday over the hazing death of a 20-year-old fraternity pledge, who died of alcohol poisoning at Florida State University late last year, police said. More...
  9. Second U.S. winter storm forces hundreds of flight cancellationsTue, 16 Jan 2018 18:51:01 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A second winter storm in as many weeks is causing hundreds of flight cancellations across the United States, airlines reported on Tuesday, potentially dealing a further blow to carriers' first quarter outlooks. More...
  10. Trump administration to appeal 'Dreamer' immigrant rulingTue, 16 Jan 2018 17:28:28 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday said it will ask the Supreme Court to overturn a judge's ruling last week that blocked President Donald Trump's move to end a program that protects hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children. More...
CNN National
  1. 'Little girls don't stay little forever. They grow into strong women that return to destroy your world'Wed, 17 Jan 2018 03:03:35 GMT
    Kyle Stephens said she had her first sexual experience when she was 6 years old. More...
  2. Victim emotionally confronts Nassar in courtTue, 16 Jan 2018 16:02:51 GMT
    Kyle Stephens emotionally confronts former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar during his criminal sentencing, calling him a "repulsive liar." More...
  3. Simone Biles says team doctor abused her, tooTue, 16 Jan 2018 14:33:54 GMT
    On the eve of former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar's sentencing for sexually abusing girls in his care, American gymnast Simone Biles has come forward to say me, too. More...
  4. Opinion: Biles is champ -- that's what mattersTue, 16 Jan 2018 18:10:37 GMT
    As the #MeToo movement continues to grow, American gymnast Simone Biles is the latest woman to come forward with a horrific story alleging sexual exploitation. Biles joins a long list (more than 140 to date) of other athletes who have accused former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar of sexual abuse. Biles and other gymnasts also say that USA Gymnasts pressured them into silence and allowed the abuse to continue -- allegations that USA Gymnastics denies. More...
  5. McKayla Maroney paid to keep quiet, lawsuit saysThu, 21 Dec 2017 12:12:31 GMT
    Olympic gold-medal-winning gymnast McKayla Maroney alleges in a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles on Wednesday that USA Gymnastics paid her to be quiet about abuse by the team's longtime doctor Larry Nassar. More...
  6. Aly Raisman: USA Gymnastics is '100% responsible' for doctor's abuseThu, 11 Jan 2018 05:53:07 GMT
    Star gymnast Aly Raisman on Wednesday accused USA Gymnastics of being "100% responsible" for former team doctor Larry Nassar's years of sexual abuse, saying in a series of tweets that the organization enabled him and manipulated athletes. More...
  7. 9 Park Service advisory board members quitWed, 17 Jan 2018 10:59:12 GMT
    Nine members of the National Park System Advisory Board quit Tuesday, citing concern over the Trump administration's priorities regarding the national parks, according to a letter obtained by CNN. More...
  8. Trump tweeted his black approval rating has doubled. It hasn't.Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:07:16 GMT
    President Donald Trump bragged on Twitter that his approval rating with black Americans has doubled. It hasn't. More...
  9. Durbin: Some GOP senators wrong on Trump commentsTue, 16 Jan 2018 16:50:38 GMT
    Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) asserted that President Donald Trump called certain African nations "shithole countries" during a bipartisan meeting on immigration reform at the White House last week, despite evolving explanations from some Republicans. More...
  10. Trump's slow-burn trade agenda is set to heat upTue, 16 Jan 2018 12:24:59 GMT
    It took President Donald Trump just two and a half days to make good on his promise to pull the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the behemoth free trade agreement negotiated by his predecessor. More...
  1. For two years, William Golden burglarized several homes a week In Memphis Tenn. He could commit a burglary in just a few minutes.He now gives Home Security Tips to help people not become victims. He wSat, 02 Sep 2017 09:14:12 EST
    For two years, William Golden burglarized several homes a week In Memphis Tenn. He could commit a burglary in just a few minutes.He now gives Home Security Tips to help people not become victims. He w More...
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  2. Change Your Locks if You lose Your KeysFri, 01 Sep 2017 21:14:37 EST
    For good home security and to keep your family safe, you need to change your locks immediately after losing your keys. More...
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  3. When a Stranger KnocksWed, 09 Aug 2017 10:27:18 EST
    So, you hear a knock at the door. You open the door and see who it is right? WRONG. More...
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  4. Crime Victims and PTSDTue, 08 Aug 2017 07:06:40 EST
    Crime victims can get PTSD. More...
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  5. What's the profile for a home invasion criminal? You just never know.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 19:00:03 EST
    Essex, NJ NJ.comPosted on 6/22/2017 8:08 AM "Four People Now Face Home Invasion Charges Following Incident at Odin Home The other three charged are female juveniles. More...
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  6. Don't listen to cops, until you see their badges.Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:22:11 EST
    2 men impersonated police officers to do a home invasion More...
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  7. A New Kind of RecyclingThu, 22 Jun 2017 07:04:05 EST
    Your personal information can be obtained and recycled into cash. More...
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NPR News
  1. Do You Have The Right To Plead Not Guilty When Your Lawyer Disagrees?Wed, 17 Jan 2018 07:24:00 -0500
    The Supreme Court hears arguments in a case in which the defendant's lawyer told the jury he was guilty over the defendant's explicit objection. More...
  2. Trump Comments Ignite Immigrants In Philly To UniteWed, 17 Jan 2018 05:03:00 -0500
    African and Caribbean immigrants in Philadelphia are organizing following disparaging comments attributed to President Trump that he made about their homelands. More...
  3. Former CIA Officer Arrested After Exposing U.S. Spy Network In ChinaWed, 17 Jan 2018 05:03:00 -0500
    David Greene talks to Adam Goldman of The New York Times who broke the story about a former CIA officer who has been arrested and charged with illegally retaining classified records. More...
  4. Ex-Gymnastics Doctor Faces Sentencing In MichiganWed, 17 Jan 2018 05:03:00 -0500
    Simone Biles has made public her account of sexual assault by an ex-doctor with USA Gymnastics. David Greene talks to Mark Alesia, of The Indianapolis Star, about proceedings against Larry Nassar. More...
  5. Like Florida, Maryland Wants To Be Exempt From Offshore DrillingWed, 17 Jan 2018 05:03:00 -0500
    Now that the Trump administration has excluded Florida from its offshore drilling proposal, other places want the same. They're making their case as the public comment period gets underway. More...
  6. Home Care Agencies Often Wrongly Deny Medicare Help To The Chronically Ill Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:00:22 -0500
    Home health firms sometimes turn away Medicare beneficiaries who have chronic health problems by incorrectly claiming Medicare won't pay their for their services, say advocates for patients. More...
  7. Opioid Crisis Blamed For Sharp Increase In Accidental Deaths In U.S.Wed, 17 Jan 2018 04:45:00 -0500
    Accidental deaths, which include overdoses, have become the third-leading killer for Americans for the first time in more than a century, according to the National Safety Council. More...
  8. Ex-CIA Officer Arrested On Suspicion Of Exposing U.S. Spy Network In ChinaWed, 17 Jan 2018 02:25:00 -0500
    Jerry Chung Shing Lee, 53, was arrested at New York's JFK Airport on Monday, capping a six-year investigation that began when the FBI searched his hotel room in 2012, uncovering classified notes. More...
  9. Naval Commanders In 2 Deadly Ship Collisions To Be Charged With Negligent HomicideTue, 16 Jan 2018 20:02:47 -0500
    A total of 17 crew members were killed. The two incidents called into question the Navy's training procedures and preparation. More...
  10. How To Parent From Prison And Other Advice For Life InsideTue, 16 Jan 2018 18:43:00 -0500
    Johnathon Shillings just got out of prison. He talks to Macario Gonzales Jr., who is currently serving seven years, about how to be the father his daughters deserve and avoid becoming a target. More...
usatoday.com/UsatodaycomNation-TopStories
  1. Nine face hazing charges in death of Florida State pledgeTue, 16 Jan 2018 23:52:34 -0500
    Nine people are facing hazing charges in connection with the November death of Florida State fraternity pledge Andrew Coffey.         
  2. Suspected meteor shakes houses across metro DetroitWed, 17 Jan 2018 00:22:25 -0500
    Thunderous boom shakes homes across metro Detroit as possible meteor sighting reported from Flint to Toledo, Ohio         
  3. Here are details of latest bipartisan DACA deal to protect DREAMersWed, 17 Jan 2018 00:37:53 -0500
    Senators to introduce bill providing $18 billion for border-security over the next decade in exchange for DREAMers getting permanent legal status.         
  4. New California declares 'independence' from California in bid to become 51st stateTue, 16 Jan 2018 21:05:44 -0500
    Group wants to take over most of the state and cut off coastal urban areas.         
  5. Florida railway corridor deaths reach 16, higher than similar U.S. railroadsTue, 16 Jan 2018 21:09:45 -0500
    That's significantly more compared to other railroads of similar size.         
  6. Today in History for January 17thWed, 17 Jan 2018 00:18:08 -0500
    Highlights of Today in History: Benjamin Franklin born; Soviet and Polish forces liberate Warsaw; Eisenhower farewell address; Japan earthquake; Al Capone is born;Muhammad Ali born.         
  7. CrossFit owner posts women's butts online; outrage eruptsTue, 16 Jan 2018 22:24:00 -0500
    A gym owner who posted a video that includes shots of women's rear ends with the comments "Dayum!" and "Hump Day" has sparked outrage.         
  8. 16-year-old paralyzed from the neck down after wrestling matchTue, 16 Jan 2018 22:14:53 -0500
    A 16-year-old high school sophomore has been left paralyzed from the neck down and unable to breath on his own after suffering a severe spinal cord injury during a wrestling match on Wednesday         
  9. Tillerson: Nuclear North Korea threat growingWed, 17 Jan 2018 05:17:47 -0500
    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. seeks a diplomatic resolution in the nuclear standoff with North Korea, but he's declining to comment on whether the White House is considering limited military action against Pyongyang. (Jan. 16)         
  10. Top Democrat accuses White House of 'gag order' on BannonWed, 17 Jan 2018 06:10:40 -0500
    The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee is accusing President Donald Trump's White House of placing a "gag order" on former chief strategist Steve Bannon, barring him from answering many questions as part of the panel's investigation into Russian election interference. (Jan. 16)         
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