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Florida 'Stand Your Ground': McGlockton's family said they can rest after manslaughter conviction

Sunday  04:30,   25 august 2019
cnn

The man who fatally shot Markeis McGlockton in a controversial "stand your ground case" was found guilty by a jury Friday night, and McGlockton's family says they can now begin to heal. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>

NYC women plead guilty to plotting terrorist bombing

Sunday  02:55,   25 august 2019
foxnews

Two New York women pleaded guilty on Friday to charges they studied how to make bombs for a terrorist attack on U.S. soil., federal prosecutors... >>>

Black man says he was 'humiliated' by police after false burglar alarm at his home

Sunday  02:15,   25 august 2019
abcnews.go

Kazeem Oyeneyin says he was handcuffed and put in police car in his... >>>

Why California is having its mildest fire season in 20 years

Sunday  01:40,   25 august 2019
mercurynews

Four of the five worst fire years in California back since 1994 have happened after dry winters, according to an analysis of fire records by the Bay Area News Group. Four of the five mildest have occurred after wet... >>>

An African American mother and daughter journey to their family's past in Ghana

Sunday  01:30,   25 august 2019
reuters

An African American mother and daughter journey to their family's past in... >>>

Meghan McCain Marks 1-Year Anniversary of Her Father John's Death: 'I Lost My Hero'

Sunday  01:10,   25 august 2019
people

Meghan McCain Marks 1-Year Anniversary of Her Father's... >>>

A 6-month-old baby girl is in critical condition after being apprehended by US border agents near the Rio Grande

Sunday  00:25,   25 august 2019
msn

CBP confirms that a 6-month-old baby girl was taken by helicopter to a hospital after crossing the Rio Grande into the US on Thursday with her... >>>

Summer on the Swollen Great Lakes

Sunday  00:05,   25 august 2019
nytimes

CHICAGO — Two rare birds, a major music festival and an overflowing Lake Michigan all claimed a beach on Chicago’s North Side. But there was not enough sand to go around. The lake, which rose to levels not seen in decades, formed lagoons where... >>>

Recovery still underway 2 years after Hurricane Harvey

Saturday  23:35,   24 august 2019
cbsnews

"Our big thing with Harvey was arrive early, stay late," said one of the group's... >>>

Teachers and parents prepare students for a new school year after a deadly summer

Saturday  23:25,   24 august 2019
cnn

Prepping for back to school used to mean new backpacks for the students and new lesson plans for teachers. But as the nation wrestles with the pervasive issue of mass shootings, going back to school means something completely different. As schools... >>>

Barack Obama just tweeted his summer 2019 playlist. And yes, 'Old Town Road' made the cut

Saturday  23:10,   24 august 2019
cnn

What do Lil Nas X, Steely Dan and Lizzo have in common? They're all high up on former President Barack Obama's summer 2019... >>>

A Mexican and an American walked a highline hundreds of feet over the border to make a political point

Saturday  23:05,   24 august 2019
cnn

As politicians on Capitol Hill clashed over immigration, Corbin Kunst had a different struggle ahead of him: successfully crossing the Mexico-US border hundreds of feet in the air. © Kylor Melton Photo illustration by Kylor Melton created for the... >>>

Vegan Professor at War With College to Save 9 Baby Lambs From Slaughter

Saturday  22:35,   24 august 2019
thedailybeast

Like any good story, this one begins on an early spring day in a peaceful meadow full of fruit, vegetables—and most importantly, nine baby lambs. Dr. David Nibert, a sociology professor at Wittenberg University, stumbled upon the lambs in May, while >>>

Tainted Water, Ignored Warnings and a Boss With a Criminal Past

Saturday  21:50,   24 august 2019
nytimes

The moves were the latest in a long line of questionable actions that have created one of the biggest environmental crises to hit a major American city in recent years. This month, the city told tens of thousands of Newark residents to drink bottled >>>

FBI saw surge in tips from public after El Paso, Dayton attacks

Saturday  20:00,   24 august 2019
washingtonpost

The public provided 38,000 tips in the week after those attacks, compared to a weekly average of about 22,000, officials... >>>