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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

Officials: Weinstein to surrender in sexual misconduct probe

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

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

9 Years Later, Son Finds Letter With Heartwarming Revelation

A kind gesture has struck a chord on the internet. Nearly a decade ago, Jacques Ruffin was given the gift of music, but didn’t know it at the time, reports MNN . Recently Ruffin, now 21, was cleaning out a hallway closet and found a letter from James Jones, owner of...

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

France #MeToo: Standing up to street harassment

Women talk about their experiences of sexual harassment in public spaces and how they deal with it.

Ireland May Be About to Repeal One of Europe's…

The eighth amendment to Ireland’s constitution, which faces repeal in a national referendum on May 25, gives a mother and her unborn child an “equal right to life” and prevents any relaxation of the country’s near-total ban on abortion.

McDonald's Breakfast Catering May Soon Be Coming…

In its quest for global breakfast domination, McDonald's is testing out catering for the day’s most important meal too.

Trump awards Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL in…

President Donald Trump has awarded the Medal of Honor to a Navy SEAL who oversaw a daring assault and rescue mission on a snowy Afghanistan mountaintop in 2002

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

Deutsche Bank cuts at least 7,000 jobs in trading…

Deutsche Bank will cut global staff numbers by more than 7,000 in the first major move by its new CEO to reduce costs and restore profitability after years of false starts. Ciara Lee reports.

Disputed pipeline backed by Trump is focus of…

Attorneys for the Trump administration are due in a Montana courtroom Thursday to defend the approval of TransCanada's disputed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline project.

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.

President Trump Posthumously Pardons Boxer Jack…

Lawmakers have been trying to pardon Johnson for years.

Feds: Uber self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, did…

Federal investigators say the autonomous Uber SUV that struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March spotted the woman about six seconds before hitting her but didn't stop automatically because emergency braking was disabled

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

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