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MIT says Jeffrey Epstein donated $800K over 20 years

Aug 23, 2019

The president of MIT says the university took about $800,000 from Jeffrey Epstein over 20 years and is apologizing

Man charged over 'Your Next Mass Shooter' social media claim

Aug 23, 2019

A Missouri man accused of identifying himself as "Your Next Mass Shooter" on social media has been charged with a felony

Candidate: Michigan city should be as white "as possible"

Aug 23, 2019

A city council candidate in Michigan shocked a public forum when she said she wants to keep "Marysville a white community as much as possible."

Parking lot shooter will not testify at his trial

Aug 23, 2019

The white man on trial in Florida for fatally shooting an unarmed black man after being shoved to the ground during a parking lot altercation will not testify on his own behalf

US new home sales slid 12.8% in July

Aug 23, 2019

US new home sales slid 12.8% in July amid higher prices and limited inventory

Jailed officer moved after shows him outside his cell

Aug 23, 2019

A former police officer accused of killing a woman is being moved to another jail after a picture posted online showed him unguarded outside his cell

Authorities: Man sent threatening email to Nashville station

Aug 23, 2019

Authorities say a Tennessee man sent a threatening email to a news station, writing he was displeased with President Donald Trump and that he would "blow someone's brain out" if the station didn't run a story

Nebraska court upholds state's approval of pipeline path

Aug 23, 2019

Nebraska's highest court has rejected another attempt to derail the Keystone XL pipeline that could have forced the developer to reapply for state approval and delayed the $8 billion project yet again

Florida student accused of threatening to shoot up a school

Aug 23, 2019

Police have arrested a Florida high school student they say posted that he wanted to shoot up a school on an app for video gamers

New lab trains welfare workers who probe child abuse claims

Aug 23, 2019

Experts say an Illinois welfare agency under fire for high-profile deaths of children has become a national standout when it comes to giving workers investigate child abuse claims hands-on training

Lawsuit: Ex-Citadel staffer drugged, sexually abused cadet

Aug 23, 2019

A lawsuit has accused a former Citadel instructor of entrapping a student at the South Carolina school in "quid pro quo" sexual abuse

Catholic school gets new slogan after racist videos, threat

Aug 23, 2019

A private Catholic high school is South Carolina has unveiled a new slogan after a student was accused of making racist videos and threatening his school

Maryland police: Man molested girl while wife gave birth

Aug 23, 2019

Authorities in Maryland have accused a man of molesting a 12-year-old girl while his wife was in labor

Man who claims serial killings to plead guilty in 2 deaths

Aug 23, 2019

Samuel Little says he has killed at least 90 women.

Light rail train derailment injures dozens in California

Aug 23, 2019

27 people were injured, including 13 people who were transported to hospitals.