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UC Berkeley investigating attack on conservative activist

Feb 22, 2019 • 1:29 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - University of California, Berkeley police say they're investigating an attack on a conservative activist who was punched in …

I.R.S. Employee Charged With Leaking Records of Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen

Feb 22, 2019 • 1:28 PM ET U.S. The New York Times  

The I.R.S. employee is said to have given information to Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for the adult film actress Stephanie Clifford, who claimed an …

Avenatti says R Kelly paid witnesses to 'rig' 2008 trial

Feb 22, 2019 • 1:26 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

CHICAGO (AP) - Attorney Michael Avenatti says he has evidence R. Kelly and his "enablers" paid witnesses and others to "rig" the outcome of the R&B …

Kid reporter confronts officer who says she 'could be thrown in juvie'

Feb 22, 2019 • 1:25 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

A 12-year-old reporter confronts an Arizona marshal who threatened to arrest her.                 …

Suspect accused of kidnapping woman, son arraigned

Feb 22, 2019 • 1:23 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A 41-year-old man who prosecutors say abducted a woman and her 5-year-old son in New Hampshire and later sexually assaulted …

Fly-by honors WWII airmen who died saving kids

Feb 22, 2019 • 1:21 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

Air Force planes roared over Sheffield to honor 10 American airmen who sacrificed their lives to save British children playing in a park beneath …

Wild weather weekend: Blizzard, tornadoes, floods, ferocious winds all expected

Feb 22, 2019 • 1:13 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

The final weekend of February will deliver a wild potpourri of weather as winter and spring do battle across the United States.                 …

State police investigate death of woman in Owls Head

Feb 22, 2019 • 1:12 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

OWLS HEAD, Maine (AP) - Maine State Police are investigating the death of an elderly woman in her home in Owls Head. State police say the body of …

Kansas bomb plotter gets more prison time for child porn

Feb 22, 2019 • 1:10 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Prosecutors say a Kansas militia member convicted of taking part in a foiled plot to massacre Muslims in southwest Kansas has …

5 people charged in timber theft conspiracy on reservation

Feb 22, 2019 • 1:10 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Federal authorities say five people have been indicted for allegedly cutting down trees on the Menominee Indian Reservation in order …

Texas man charged after young children found in squalid home

Feb 22, 2019 • 1:00 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

DALLAS (AP) - A 31-year-old man has been charged with child endangerment after police found his four young children alone in his squalid Dallas …

FBI completes investigation of Indianapolis police shooting

Feb 22, 2019 • 12:57 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The FBI has completed a civil rights investigation into the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man who was killed …

Trial in capital killing case set to begin in late summer

Feb 22, 2019 • 12:56 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

BARRE, Vt. (AP) - Vermont prosecutors say a murder case against a man charged with shooting another man to death in Montpelier is heading toward a …

Kid reporter says Arizona marshal threatened her with jail

Feb 22, 2019 • 12:54 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

PATAGONIA, Ariz. (AP) - A young reporter is receiving praise after writing about her encounter with a southern Arizona marshal who allegedly …

Beto O'Rourke shares stage with Oprah

Feb 22, 2019 • 12:52 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

Former Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke broke months of near silence about his political future on Tuesday during a taping of a show with Oprah …

Paramedic arrested in shooting, suspected in burglary

Feb 22, 2019 • 12:48 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

PHOENIX (AP) - Buckeye police say a Fire Department paramedic is accused of shooting up another driver's car and is a suspect in the theft of …

Mequon sentenced for tax scheme to steal more than $800,000

Feb 22, 2019 • 12:46 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

MEQUON, Wis. (AP) - A Wisconsin accountant accused of stealing more than $800,000 in a tax scheme has been sentenced in federal court. Prosecutors …

The Latest: Parents face life in prison for abusing 12 kids

Feb 22, 2019 • 12:37 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) - The Latest on the case of a couple charged with the torture and abuse of most of their 13 children (all times local): 10:30 …

Massachusetts man sentenced to prison for child rape

Feb 22, 2019 • 12:35 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to up to eight years in state prison for child rape. The Telegram & Gazette reports …

California parents of 13 accused of shackling and starving their children plead guilty to torture an

Feb 22, 2019 • 12:33 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) - California parents of 13 accused of shackling and starving their children plead guilty to torture and abuse . …