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Officials: Weinstein to surrender in sexual…

Law enforcement officials say Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities Friday morning to face criminal charges in a months-long investigation into allegations that he sexually assaulted women

San Francisco police not charged in black man's…

San Francisco prosecutors say they won't charge officers in two shooting deaths, including the 2015 killing of a black man that led to protests and U.S.-recommended police reforms

House Overwhelmingly Passes $717 Billion Defense…

The National Defense Authorization Act authorizes, among other things, a 2.6 percent pay raise for troops.

Worker breaks down describing restaurant crash in 911 call

A worker at a North Carolina restaurant where a man drove through the front wall killing two members of his family broke down when she recognized the driver

Families of 2 students killed in Parkland sue gun…

The families of two students killed in the Parkland, Florida, school shootings are suing the gun manufacturer that built and the store that sold the weapon used in the attack that killed 17

Kansas water park: Rides won't open until issues…

The operator of a Kansas water park where a boy was killed in 2016 is accusing the state of a "malicious effort" to "stir up unfounded fear" but says park rides won't open until issues raised in a recent state audit are resolved

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Wyoming Approves First Grizzly Bear Hunt In Over…

The last grizzly hunt in the lower 48 was in 1991, when Montana held one.

Man convicted of kidnapping woman who escaped from car trunk

A man has been convicted of kidnapping an Alabama woman who later escaped after jumping from the trunk of a moving car

The Latest: Extra security planned when students…

Santa Fe High School will have extra security when students return to class for the first time since a shooting inside the Texas school left 10 people dead last week

Bus driver charged in crash that killed student…

A school bus driver is facing death by auto charges stemming from a New Jersey crash that killed a student and a teacher earlier this month

Up For Debate: Preserve Net Neutrality?

Newsy partners with Intelligence Squared U.S. to restore critical thinking. In this debate: Should we preserve net neutrality?

Official: Review finds 4,900 untested rape kits in Missouri

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley says a review by his office found that there are close to 4,900 untested rape kits in the state

Police: Missing Mexican woman's body found in…

Utah police say they've found the body of a woman who disappeared on the way home from English class three years ago, shortly after she moved from Mexico

A rare look at NYC's potter's field, home to 1…

Officials let reporters get a rare look this week at Hart Island, the place that has served as New York City's potter's field for 150 years

NTSB Says All New School Buses Should Have Seat…

The National Transportation Safety Board released the new recommendations after investigating two fatal school bus accidents.

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Prosecutors add lewd conduct claims to tortured kids case

Prosecutors have added four charges of lewd conduct against a father accused of torturing his children in a Northern California home where prosecutors say 10 children lived in filth and neglect

Boston Globe probes text allegation against top…

Boston Globe executives are investigating an allegation that the newspaper's top editor had an inappropriate text exchange with a former employee

Officials: Efforts failing to save US West…

Officials say they're losing the battle against a devastating combination of invasive plant species and wildfires in the vast sagebrush habitats in the U.S. West that support cattle ranching and recreation and are home to an imperiled bird

Harvey Weinstein Is Reportedly The Subject Of A…

Investigators are reportedly looking into whether the film producer lured women across state lines for unlawful sex.

Wisconsin frack sand sludge spill reaches Mississippi River

Officials in Wisconsin are testing the environmental and health impacts following a frack sand sludge spill that has now reached the Mississippi River.

Judge suspended for courthouse affair with social…

Massachusetts' highest court has indefinitely suspended a judge who admitted to having an affair with a clinical social worker that included sexual encounters at the courthouse

Bus bursts into flames on parkway; driver…

Authorities say a bus driver and about two dozen passengers safely evacuated a bus after it burst into flames while traveling on the Garden State Parkway

NBA's Sterling Brown Comments On Milwaukee Police…

The Milwaukee Police Department released footage Wednesday of officers tasing and arresting Brown back in Janary.

Federal lawsuit seeks $14.8m in deadly Tennessee wildfires

Victims are suing the federal government over deadly Tennessee wildfires that began in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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Chief defends officers cleared by grand jury in…

A Georgia police chief says officers acted professionally and appropriately when they fatally shot a 20-year-old man in January, and he urged the public to review all the evidence in the case

Michigan Supreme Court justice: Judges must cool…

A Michigan Supreme Court justice has a message for judges who seem to seek vengeance: cool it, folks

Starbucks Gives A Video Preview Of Its Upcoming…

Starbucks will close 8,000 stores for part of May 29 to conduct the training.