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2 Florida middle school girls accused of plotting to murder students on 'hit list'

Friday  00:50,   19 april 2019
nbcnews

The two are facing conspiracy to commit murder charges after a teacher told law enforcement of their plan to harm other students off... >>>

Health Department proposes nixing data collection on LGBTQ foster youth

Friday  00:50,   19 april 2019
nbcnews

The Obama-era rule was intended to help meet the needs of LGBTQ youth in foster care. " The Trump administration delayed its implementation and is now proposing to remove the LGBTQ data elements entirely. "While we understand the importance of... >>>

Americans' energy use surges despite climate change concern

Thursday  23:25,   18 april 2019
msn

A surge in use of climate-changing fossil fuels has driven Americans' energy use to a record high. A new report this week from the U.S. Energy Information Administration says Americans burned 4% more energy overall in 2018 compared to the previous... >>>

Corrections Officers Fired for 'Feeling Cute' Comments on Social Media that Threatened Inmates

Thursday  22:40,   18 april 2019
people

Corrections Officers Spark Outrage With 'Feeling Cute'... >>>

Ex-Rep. Esty keeps $600K in campaign funds months after leaving office amid #MeToo scandal

Thursday  22:01,   18 april 2019
latimes

Despite leaving Congress three months ago - a departure precipitated by a #MeToo scandal in her office - former Rep. Elizabeth Esty is still using campaign funds to pay for printing, a website, catering and a salary to her chief of... >>>

Acting Baltimore mayor puts another aide to Mayor Pugh on leave

Thursday  22:01,   18 april 2019
msn

Baltimore’s acting mayor has put another aide to Democratic Mayor Catherine Pugh on paid leave, according to sources familiar with the move, adding to the number of her staffers now not currently on the... >>>

Ku Klux Klan recruiter caught on surveillance video

Thursday  21:50,   18 april 2019
usatoday

Surveillance footage from downtown Lafayette, obtained by the J&C, shows a man distributing bags of Ku Klux Klan propaganda early Tuesday... >>>

Mom files $1 million lawsuit after brain-eating amoeba at Texas water park kills son

Thursday  21:50,   18 april 2019
usatoday

A woman has filed a lawsuit months after her son was killed by a brain-eating amoeba contracted at a Texas water... >>>

New Mexico panel blindsides Facebook with $39M utility bill

Thursday  20:50,   18 april 2019
msn

A powerful regulatory authority in New Mexico is requiring the state's largest utility to bill Facebook $39 million for a new transmission line... >>>

The National Enquirer is being sold for $100 million to James Cohen, CEO of Hudson News

Thursday  20:50,   18 april 2019
washingtonpost

The supermarket tabloid, along with two sister publications, will be purchased by the head of the travel retailer known for its airport newsstands, according to people familiar with the... >>>

North Carolina governor vetoes 'born alive' abortion bill

Thursday  20:45,   18 april 2019
cnn

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper on Thursday vetoed a bill that would have required doctors to try to preserve the life of any infant born alive during an attempted abortion. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle)... >>>

Senate leader McConnell calls for raising minimum age to buy tobacco products

Thursday  19:40,   18 april 2019
reuters

Senate leader McConnell calls for raising minimum age to buy tobacco... >>>

Daughter uses ax, shovel to attack rabid fox biting her mom

Thursday  19:35,   18 april 2019
usatoday

The New Jersey woman was on her farm property in Blairstown when she encountered a gray fox that had killed a... >>>

The Latest: Colorado schools reopen a day after threat

Thursday  19:25,   18 april 2019
msn

Colorado schools that were shuttered ahead of the 20th anniversary of the Columbine school shooting have reopened, a day after authorities found the body of a young Florida woman obsessed with the... >>>

Deported migrant parents return for their children months after separations

Thursday  18:20,   18 april 2019
abcnews.go

A long road to reunification for separated migrants after... >>>