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  1. NFL star Hernandez's family sues league over 'severe' CTEThu, 21 Sep 2017 19:45:46 -0400
    BOSTON (Reuters) - Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, who killed himself in prison in April, had a "severe case" of the brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a lawyer said on Thursday as he sued the team and NFL on behalf of the athlete's young daughter. More...
  2. U.S. judge aims to quickly decide lawsuits over DACAThu, 21 Sep 2017 15:40:03 -0400
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Thursday said he wanted to decide quickly lawsuits challenging the Trump administration's decision to end a program that shielded from deportation children brought to the United States illegally by their parents. More...
  3. U.S. attorney general ties gang violence to immigrationThu, 21 Sep 2017 18:29:26 -0400
    BOSTON (Reuters) - Protesters gathered outside a federal court in Boston on Thursday where U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions came to address law enforcement about what he called the need to tackle transnational gang violence and to secure the Mexican border. More...
  4. BYU lifts decades-long ban on caffeinated soft drink salesThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:09:13 -0400
    (Reuters) - Brigham Young University has ended a 60-year ban on the sale of caffeinated soft drinks at its flagship campus in Provo, Utah, the Mormon Church-owned school said on Thursday. More...
  5. Illinois high court upholds former cop Peterson's murder convictionThu, 21 Sep 2017 19:30:00 -0400
    (Reuters) - The Illinois Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the conviction of former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson for murdering his third wife. More...
  6. Death toll from overheated Florida nursing home rises to 10Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:59:20 -0400
    (Reuters) - A 10th elderly patient at a Miami-area nursing home has died after she was exposed to sweltering heat in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, police said on Thursday. More...
  7. Navajo tribe says ready to sue Trump over changes to Utah monumentThu, 21 Sep 2017 16:41:08 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Navajo Nation will sue the Trump administration if it tries to reduce the size of the Bears Ears National Monument in Utah, its top lawyer told Reuters on Thursday, ahead of the release of a broad government review of such sites across the country. More...
  8. U.S. safety board says train crash engineers had undiagnosed sleep disorderThu, 21 Sep 2017 16:16:32 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The engineers in two New York City area commuter train crashes suffered from sleep apnea that had not been diagnosed, the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board said on Thursday. More...
  9. Puerto Rico, St. Croix devastated by powerful Hurricane MariaThu, 21 Sep 2017 19:48:20 -0400
    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Deadly Hurricane Maria caused flooding in the Dominican Republic as it brushed past the country on Thursday after destroying buildings and knocking out power across the U.S. territories of Puerto Rico and St. Croix. More...
  10. London's National Gallery prevails in 'stolen' Matisse lawsuit: New York judgeThu, 21 Sep 2017 17:49:25 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The National Gallery in London on Thursday won the dismissal of a lawsuit in which three grandchildren of a muse of the artist Henri Matisse sought to recover a painting they said was stolen shortly after World War Two. More...
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  1. Attorney: Tests show Aaron Hernandez had CTEThu, 21 Sep 2017 21:48:39 GMT
    Aaron Hernandez, the former NFL star who took his life while serving a murder sentence in prison, had chronic traumatic encephalopathy -- commonly known as CTE -- attorney Jose Baez said Thursday. More...
  2. Hernandez's fiancee sues NFL and Patriots
  3. Insight into last hours of Hernandez's lifeThu, 21 Sep 2017 23:33:00 GMT
    Correction officers found Aaron Hernandez amid a gruesome scene, with drawings on the wall and "John 3:16" markings written in a substance consistent with blood, an investigation found. More...
  4. Brain disease found in 99% of deceased NFL players in studyWed, 26 Jul 2017 19:26:08 GMT
    Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, known as CTE, was found in 99% of deceased NFL players' brains that were donated to scientific research, according to a study published Tuesday in the medical journal JAMA. More...
  5. Aaron Hernandez's fiancee speaks outTue, 16 May 2017 01:16:31 GMT
    Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez, who was engaged to former NFL star Aaron Hernandez when he took his own life, tells the "Dr. Phil" show that she doesn't believe that her fiancee would have killed himself. More...
  6. Rise and fall of Aaron HernandezWed, 15 Apr 2015 21:03:33 GMT
    Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez was found guilty of murdering semi-pro player Odin Lloyd, the boyfriend of his fiancee's sister, in 2013. More...
  7. Trump is 'deranged' and will pay, North Korea saysFri, 22 Sep 2017 00:41:26 GMT
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says President Donald Trump's remarks to the United Nations threatening the hermit country reflect "mentally deranged behavior," according to a statement released by North Korea's news agency, KCNA. More...
  8. Puerto Rico governor: Power could be out for months after Hurricane MariaThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:33:00 GMT
    Puerto Rico's energy grid took such a severe blow from deadly Hurricane Maria that restoring power to everyone may take months, Gov. Ricardo Rossell told CNN on Wednesday night. More...
  9. Facebook CEO: We'll give Russia-troll ads to CongressFri, 22 Sep 2017 00:09:07 GMT
  10. GOP bill could spawn 50 new health care debatesThu, 21 Sep 2017 17:32:25 GMT
    The catchphrase underpinning the latest last-ditch Republican push to overhaul Obamacare is "flexibility." 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. Aaron Hernandez's Brain Reveals Signs Of CTE, Says LawyerThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:18:42 -0400
    The former NFL star, who stopped playing at age 23, allegedly had brain damage more consistent with a player three times his age. More...
  2. A Tale Of Two States: How California And Texas May Fare Under GOP Health PlanThu, 21 Sep 2017 19:21:00 -0400
    In the GOP's attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act, California would lose a lot of federal funding. Texas would gain a lot in the short term, but experts worry Texas would not use the money well. More...
  3. Facebook To Turn Over 3,000 Ads To Congress In Russian Election Interference ProbeThu, 21 Sep 2017 18:14:00 -0400
    The ads ran during the 2016 presidential campaign. Facebook also will give users who see one attack ad the ability to find out who the company is tageting in others. More...
  4. After Massive Data Breach, Equifax Directed Customers To Fake SiteThu, 21 Sep 2017 17:13:36 -0400
    The credit reporting agency set up a website to help people determine whether they had been affected by a cyberattack. But on Twitter, Equifax repeatedly pointed people to a phishing site. More...
  5. In 'Vietnam War,' Ken Burns Wrestles With The Conflict's ContradictionsThu, 21 Sep 2017 16:52:00 -0400
    Burns says he and co-director Lynn Novick initially thought they understood the Vietnam War. But when they started putting together their new PBS series, they realized, "We knew nothing." More...
  6. How States Are Banding Together To Take On TrumpThu, 21 Sep 2017 16:46:00 -0400
    Blue states have emerged as powerful adversaries against some of the president's more controversial initiatives and could thwart efforts to impede the probe of Russian interference in the election. More...
  7. Another Good Reason Not To Pee In The PoolThu, 21 Sep 2017 16:46:00 -0400
    Urine, sweat and sunscreen interact with chlorine in pools to create irritating chemicals called chloramines. Those chemicals sickened dozens of swimmers and staff at an Ohio water park. More...
  8. A Look From The Ground In Puerto Rico Following Hurricane MariaThu, 21 Sep 2017 16:45:45 -0400
    As the situation in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria continues, we hear from Patricia Mazzei, a writer for The Miami Herald. More...
  9. North Korea's Parking Debt Among Hefty Fines Owed To New York By Foreign DelegationsThu, 21 Sep 2017 16:45:45 -0400
    Yet another wrinkle in the U.S.-North Korea relationship: the North Korean diplomatic mission to the United Nations has more than 1,300 unpaid parking tickets in New York, according to a report by NBC. More...
  10. One Woman Shares How She Was Drawn Into A Gang At An Early AgeThu, 21 Sep 2017 16:45:45 -0400
    There's a lot of attention on boys and young men involved in gun violence because they do most of the shooting, and are most of the victims. But girls and young women are also drawn into gangs, sometimes as enablers or transporters of guns. More...
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  1. The Wall: Explore 2,000 miles between U.S., MexicoWed, 20 Sep 2017 10:12:36 -0400
    An examination of the 2,000-mile U.S.-Mexico border reveals the consequences of President Trump's border wall plan.         
  2. AP FACT CHECK: Graham-Cassidy Health Care BillThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:55:19 -0400
    Who's right — President Donald Trump and Sen. Bill Cassidy, or late-night host Jimmy Kimmel? Associated Press journalist Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar broke down the bill, the facts and spoke about the Kimmel-Cassidy feud. (Sept. 21)         
  3. Wreckage of long-lost steamship found in Lake HuronThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:53:32 -0400
    In September 1924, the SS Clifton was carrying a load of stone to Detroit when it foundered in a gale, taking with it the lives of all 28 sailors on board.         
  4. As wildfires get worse, USDA says firefighters need more fundingThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:48:04 -0400
    The USDA wants to change how Congress funds fighting wildfires as climate change threatens to lengthen wildfire seasons.
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  5. Who's the man behind Time mag's Freddie Gray cover?Thu, 21 Sep 2017 20:47:41 -0400
    Devin Allen talks about the 'Baltimore Uprising', his photo exhibit and his role as a witness to history.         
  6. BYU ends ban on caffeinated soda salesThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:26:28 -0400
    Mormon-church owned Brigham Young University in Utah is reversing its six-decade ban on selling caffeinated soft drinks on its campus. The school made the change Thursday after receiving more requests from students to serve caffeinated soda. (Sept. 21)         
  7. Irma heaves up graves at historic Florida cemeteryThu, 21 Sep 2017 20:09:22 -0400
    Many people don't know how the vaults at private Buckingham Cemetery in Fort Myers can ever be put right.         
  8. Facebook to release Russia ads to CongressThu, 21 Sep 2017 19:59:48 -0400
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the company is "actively working" with the U.S. government on its ongoing investigations into Russian interference into the 2016 presidential election. (Sept. 21)         
  9. 'Ghost ship' beached in Florida may take months to removeThu, 21 Sep 2017 19:51:46 -0400
    Florida has a new tourist attraction, an unoccupied 45-foot sailboat that washed up on an Atlantic Coast beach.         
  10. Ex-Mafia hit man and turncoat 'Sammy the Bull' released from prisonThu, 21 Sep 2017 19:34:36 -0400
    Salvatore "Sammy the Bull" Gravano took a plea deal and turned on his associates, helping convict John Gotti and other top organized crime figures.         
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