Board considers plan on moving Ole Miss…

State archives and history officials are considering the University of Mississippi's proposal to move a Confederate soldier monument from a central spot on the Oxford campus to a Confederate cemetery

NY bail reforms lead to court date for Harvey…

Harvey Weinstein is scheduled to appear in a New York City courtroom Friday for a pretrial hearing in his rape and sexual assault case

Permanent Federal Funding For HBCUs Gets…

The bills would grant $255 million annually, simplify the FAFSA process and eliminate paperwork for income-driven student loan repayment plans.

A locker, a chirp: How tiny clues help solve…

Homeland Security Investigations, a division of U

TB, armed guards, lack of food at UN migrant…

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Kansas judge accused of bigotry, profanities in…

A foul-mouthed Kansas judge accused of bigotry and racism is facing complaints that his conduct violates the central judicial canons of independence, integrity and impartiality

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19 Women Sue Lyft After Allegedly Being Sexually…

The plaintiffs say Lyft failed to protect passengers.

Texas woman fights to keep name out of lawsuit alleging rape

A Texas woman is fighting for anonymity in a lawsuit alleging she was sexually assaulted by a co-worker, but a federal judge who plans to dismiss the case has ordered that her name be made public first

Former envoy: Putin likely ‘joyful’ about Ukr…

President Donald Trump’s former ambassador to Russia says Vladimir Putin is likely “joyful” about the renewed prominence of a debunked conspiracy theory that Ukraine was responsible for meddling in the 2016 election

Pearl Harbor vet’s interment to be last on sunk…

Divers will place the ashes of a survivor from the USS Arizona in Pearl Harbor in the wreckage of his ship during a ceremony this weekend

Stanford Finds 'Varsity Blues' Mastermind…

Stanford University reveals 'Varsity Blues' ring leader Rick Singer recruited seven coaches as early as 2009 to take part in the admission scam.

Man arraigned in fatal shooting of Detroit police officer

A 28-year-old convicted felon has been arraigned in the fatal shooting of a Detroit police officer and the wounding of another as they searched for him following a home invasion on the city’s west side

Democrats move toward impeaching Trump, with…

House Democrats are moving toward impeaching President Donald Trump, largely united and with little overt grumbling

Lawyer: Accused Texas school shooter sent to…

The teenager accused of fatally shooting 10 people at a Texas high school has been moved to a state mental health hospital after a judge ruled last month that he is mentally unfit to stand trial

WSJ: White House Considering Sending 14,000 More…

This could double the number of troops the U.S. has sent to the Middle East since May.

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Chase with stolen UPS truck ends with shootout, 4…

The FBI says four people, including a UPS driver, were killed after robbers stole the driver’s truck and led police on a chase that ended in gunfire at a busy South Florida intersection during rush hour

Senate passes bill to save funding for black…

The Senate has passed a bipartisan deal that would permanently restore funding to historically black colleges and universities and other schools that serve large shares of minority students, The legislation also would simplify the federal form used to apply for student financial aid

Huawei Sues FCC Over New Restrictions

The FCC's order bans U.S. companies from using federal funds to buy equipment and services from companies that "pose a national security threat."

Watchdog faults rushed EPA rulemaking on glider…

A federal watchdog says the Trump administration moved to exempt a type of super-polluting cargo truck from clean air rules without conducting a federally mandated study on how it would impact public health

DHS retreats on possible facial screening of US…

The Homeland Security Department says it has no plans to force U

George Zimmerman Sues Trayvon Martin's Family…

Zimmerman fatally shot the 17-year-old in 2012. He has since been acquitted of homicide charges. Now he wants $100 million in damages.

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Wedding planning sites change policies on slave…

Four major companies used for wedding planning are revising content that promotes former slave plantations as venues

Flesh-eating bacteria linked to heroin kills 7 in…

Authorities say a flesh-eating bacteria linked to the use of black tar heroin has killed at least seven people in San Diego County

U.S. Sailor Kills 2 Civilians And Himself At…

Although officials didn't release his name, they revealed he was a U.S. sailor assigned to the USS Columbia.