A new superintendent has been named at the maximum-security prison in upstate New York where two inmates escaped last month, and a range of new security measures has been put in place.
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WASHINGTON - U.S. Park Police are responding Thursday to a report of an active shooter at the Navy Yard inside the Washington, D.C .
CSX Corp said one rail car of a train derailed in Blount County, Tennessee and caught fire early on Thursday, prompting evacuations.
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Baltimore police have arrested a man accused of setting fire to a CVS pharmacy during the height of the riots that rocked the city after the death of Freddie Gray.
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A mourner walks past a memorial at Emanuel AME Church before the funeral services of shooting victims Susie Jackson and Tywanza Sanders in Charleston.
A church devoted to the legalization of marijuana held its first service in Indianapolis on Wednesday. The First Church of Cannabis, founded in March of this year with members who identify as Cannaterians, is seeking to legalize marijuana in Indiana as ...
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Sept. 5, 2014: Relatives of the late Armando Villa, Joshua Castaneda, left, and his mother Martha Castaneda, and Villa's aunt, Maria Castaneda, right, react as California State University, Northridge CSUN President Dianne Harrison, reads a statement ...
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MORENO VALLEY, Calif. -- A fast-moving wildfire burning in Riverside County prompted the evacuation of a campground, but no homes were threatened.
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A former US undercover agent involved in an investigation into the dark web marketplace Silk Road has admitted a series of crimes.
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Liliana M Garces served as counsel of record in a friend-of-the-court brief filed in support of the University of Texas at Austin when the case was before the Court in 2012.
Facing the very real possibility of impeachment, Maine Gov. Paul LePage (R) learned yesterday that state lawmakers are moving forward with their investigation into the alleged misuse of public resources.
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A 29-year-old man was fatally shot early Thursday at a Coon Rapids bar and a suspect has been arrested. Police are still investigating the circumstances that led to the shooting around 12:40 a.m.
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Anyone in the U.S. with a social media account has undoubtedly seen the outcry from many members of the Christian Right over Friday's Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality.
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The Transportation Security Administration paid passengers $3 million over the last five years for claims that airport security screeners broke, lost or stole their luggage or items inside, according to a review of about 50,000 complaints.
Good tax policy advocates have looked aghast at recent developments in Kansas, Louisiana, and Maine. Whatever your view on the appropriate size and role of government, there are right and wrong ways to pay for public services.
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From left, US Attorney Thomas G. Walker for the Eastern District of NC points out familiar faces in the audience to US Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch just before the start of a meeting and discussion on the human trafficking issue at the US Federal ...
The Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office filed a sweeping lawsuit Wednesday against a big nursing home chain, accusing it of understaffing that has left residents "thirsty, hungry, dirty, and unkempt.
As debate rages in South Carolina over the Confederate flag on its statehouse property, a majority of Americans see the rebel flag as a symbol of Southern pride, not a reminder of racism, according to a new CNN/ORC poll out Thursday.
You can see live coverage of President Obama's address at UW-La Crosse Thursday on WEAU 13. We'll also have a link to live video streaming of the event on WEAU.
Alecia Dotson, 45, allegedly went to a movie theater with lubricant to engage in sexual acts with a 11-year-old boy she taught at an elementary school.
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