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It's no joke, mom: Florida teen arrested in school threatAuthorities posted a video of their arrest of a 15-year-old Florida boy accused of threatening online to kill at least 7 people at Seabreeze High School
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
Ransomware attack hits more than 20 Texas local governmentsTexas authorities say more than 20 local governments are facing a coordinated ransomware attack
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Detroit police respond to the scene where three dogs attacked a young girl who later died of her injuries in Detroit on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019. Police say the owner of three dogs is in custody after the animals killed Emma Hernandez, 9, as she rode a bike. The girl's father, Armando Hernandez, says the man was warned that a fence was too flimsy to hold the dogs.  (Max Ortiz/Detroit News via AP)
Dad 'empty' after 9-year-old Detroit girl killed by dogsPolice say the owner of three dogs is in custody after they killed a 9-year-old Detroit girl as she rode a bike
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
FBI: Truck driver threatened mass shooting at Memphis churchFederal agents say a truck driver was arrested after saying he would commit a mass shooting at a church in Memphis, Tennessee
The Associated Press51 minutes ago
FILE - This undated fluorescence-colored microscope image made available by the National Institutes of Health in September 2016 shows a culture of human breast cancer cells. On Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommended more women should consider gene testing for hereditary breast or ovarian cancer, especially those who've already survived cancer once. (Ewa Krawczyk/National Cancer Institute via AP)
Guidelines say more women may need breast cancer gene testNew US guidelines say more women may benefit from gene testing for hereditary breast or ovarian cancer
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this June 11, 2019, file photo, New York Attorney General Letitia James speaks during a news conference, in New York.  New York state, New York City, Connecticut and Vermont have filed a new legal challenge to new Trump administration rules blocking green cards for many immigrants who use public assistance including Medicaid, food stamps and housing vouchers.  James, a Democrat, says the change is a “clear violation” of American values and 100 years of case law.  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
New York, 2 other states sue over Trump immigration ruleNew York, New York City, Vermont and Connecticut have filed a new legal challenge to new Trump administration rules blocking green cards for many immigrants who use public assistance including Medicaid, food stamps and housing vouchers
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, June 24, 2019 file photo, Lifeng Ye, the mother of slain University of Illinois scholar Yingying Zhang, cries out in grief as her husband Ronggao Zhang, left, addresses the media after a jury found Brendt Christensen guilty of  Yingying Zhang's murder, at the U.S. Federal Courthouse in Peoria, Ill. Consoling her is family friend Dr. Kim Tee, center. Zhang's parents are giving $20,000 to the people who provided information that led to the arrest and conviction of their daughter's killer. (Matt Dayhoff/Journal Star via AP, File)
Correction: Missing Chinese Scholar storyCorrection: Missing Chinese Scholar story
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this July 20, 2019, file photo, pro-China supporters pose for a picture during a counter-rally in support of the police in Hong Kong. Twitter said Monday it has suspended more than 200,000 accounts it believes were linked to the Chinese government and a disinformation campaign targeting the protests in Hong Kong. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu, File)
Twitter shuts Chinese accounts targeting Hong Kong protestsTwitter has suspended more than 200,000 accounts that it believes were linked to the Chinese government and a disinformation campaign targeting protests in Hong Kong
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - This March 28, 2017, file photo, provided by the New York State Sex Offender Registry shows Jeffrey Epstein. New York City’s medical examiner has ruled Epstein’s death a suicide. The medical examiner’s office said in a statement Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, that an autopsy and other evidence confirms the 66-year-old financier hanged himself in his cell at a federal jail. (New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP, File)
Records: Epstein signed will 2 days before jailhouse suicideNew court filings show Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before he killed himself in the Manhattan federal jail
The Associated Press5 hours ago
US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekendIf you're flying over the Labor Day holiday, don't count on an empty middle seat
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Police use a bloodhound while searching for a suspect that stabbed to death a retired Cal State Fullerton administrator on Monday, August 19, 2019 in Fullerton, Calif. The stabbing happened in Parking Lot S at College Place and Langsdorf Drive in Fullerton.  (Paul Bersebach/The Orange County Register via AP)
California university consultant killed in campus stabbingA retired administrator working as a consultant to California State University, Fullerton was killed in a stabbing in a campus parking lot in what police called a targeted attack
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE - In this June 28, 2019 file photo, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker speaks in Springfield, Ill. Planned Parenthood said Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 it's pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting clinics from referring women for abortions. (Justin L. Fowler/The State Journal-Register via AP File)
Planned Parenthood leaves federal family planning programPlanned Parenthood says it's pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting program participants from referring patients for abortions
The Associated Press12 hours ago
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