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Federal judge rules Indiana abortion law signed by Pence unconstitutional

Saturday  02:34,   21 april 2018
USA TODAY SPORTS

A judge ruled an abortion law that banned abortions based on a baby's potential for a disability was unconstitutional. Pence signed it in 2016.Load[...]

Official: Shotgun in guitar case was used in school shooting

Saturday  02:10,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

Authorities say a gunman carried a shotgun in a guitar case into a Florida high school and opened fire, wounding one student before he was taken into custody. It happened on a day planned for a national classroom walkout to protest gun violence. The [...]

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens charged over charity donor list

Saturday  01:56,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

St. Louis prosecutors on Friday charged Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens with a felony for his use of a charity donor list for his 2016 political campaign, adding to the first-term governor's legal woes.The charge of tampering with computer data is[...]

Family sues after man's body found decomposed in Kansas City airport parking lot

Saturday  01:56,   21 april 2018
MSN

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The family of a man whose body decomposed in a parking lot for months at Kansas City International Airport is suing the company responsible for monitoring vehicles in the lot. SP Plus Corporation and two of its employees are named [...]

Romaine lettuce E. coli warning expanded

Saturday  01:31,   21 april 2018
CNN

The CDC warns that an outbreak of E. coli is connected to all types of romaine lettuce, including whole heads and hearts of romaine, as well as chopped romaine in salads and salad mixes. The CDC based the new warning on eight new cases of acute[...]

LAPD officer arrested on 3 counts of murder in suspected DUI crash

Saturday  01:30,   21 april 2018
Tribune News Service

LOS ANGELES - A Los Angeles police officer was arrested Friday and charged with three counts of murder in connection with a suspected DUI crash on the 605 Freeway in Whittier last fall, authorities said. Edgar Verduzco, 26, was taken into custody at [...]

FAA issues 'emergency' order for airlines to inspect fan blades on engine type that exploded on Southwest flight

Saturday  01:11,   21 april 2018
CNBC

FAA issues 'emergency' order for airlines to inspect fan blades on engine type that exploded on Southwest flight|| 105136633Load[...]

Deported vets helped paint this upside-down US flag on the border. Will they have to remove it?

Saturday  00:15,   21 april 2018
CNN

For those standing on its northern side, near San Diego, a fence that divides the United States and Mexico is little more than a physical barrier made of welded metal and steel. But just a few yards to the south, near Tijuana, the fence there[...]

Parkland parents say public officials need to be fired soon for failing their children

Saturday  00:07,   21 april 2018
Tribune News Service

WASHINGTON - Fred Guttenberg, the Parkland parent who confronted Marco Rubio on national television about the senator's opposition to an assault weapons ban, had a very different conversation with the Florida Republican on Capitol Hill this[...]

The average Arizona teacher is paid less today than in 1999

Saturday  00:07,   21 april 2018
CNN

The average Arizona teacher is paid less today than in 1999. They voted for a statewide walkout, which will start next Thursday if their demands aren't met before[...]

There are nearly 160,000 pilots in America. Fewer than 7,000 are women

Saturday  00:07,   21 april 2018
CNN

Tammie Jo Shults, who guided Southwest Flight 1380 into Philadelphia after losing an engine over southeast Pennsylvania this week, is a rare breed. Of the 159,825 pilots flying for airlines last year, only 6,994 were women. That's less than[...]

‘Imploding’: Financial troubles. Lawsuits. Trailer park brawls. Has the alt-right peaked?

Friday  23:35,   20 april 2018
MSN

Eight months after a deadly white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville, the movement is at a crossroads. 1/3 SLIDES © Provided by WP Company LLC d/b/a The Washington Post [...]

Students walk out of class to demand tighter U.S. gun laws

Friday  23:35,   20 april 2018
Reuters

Thousands of students again walked out of classes across the United States on Friday, marking the 19th anniversary of the massacre at Columbine High School with a show of unity aimed at pressuring politicians to enact tighter gun restrictions.The[...]

New York banning cars from Central Park starting this summer

Friday  23:20,   20 april 2018
Reuters

<p>New York City's Central Park will kick out cars this summer after more than a century, returning its roads to walkers, runners and cyclists, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Friday. The move, which aims to cut down on traffic accidents and[...]

Barack Obama's new Chicago golf home has been dubbed 'the United Nations' of golf clubs

Friday  22:41,   20 april 2018
Chicago Tribune

CHICAGO - Barack Obama has a new Chicago hangout that's a perfect reflection of the former president. Members refer to Beverly Country Club as "the United Nations" of golf clubs, a home to people of all ethnicities, races, faiths,[...]