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Thrill Ride Safety Under Scrutiny After Ohio State Fair Horror
The amusement park industry assures the public that its parks and rides across America are safe and well inspected but a recent death at the Ohio State Fair has left people wondering whether those claims have actually been nailed down.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 14:10:00 GMT)

Fatal Sip: Images Show Teen Drinking Liquid Meth at Border
Surveillance video shows U.S. Customs and Border officials watching Cruz Acevedo, 16, sip liquid meth moments before the chemical led to his death.
(Sat, 29 Jul 2017 11:13:53 GMT)

Flood Warnings After Torrential Rain Slams Mid-Atlantic
Flood and flash flood warnings are in effect for Washington, D.C., and parts of Maryland and Virginia as heavy rain continues to pour over the region.
(Sat, 29 Jul 2017 09:05:00 GMT)

Jury to Begin Deliberations Monday in Shkreli Case
Former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli was portrayed as both a swindler by the government and as a prodigy by his lawyers. Jury deliberations begin Monday.
(Sat, 29 Jul 2017 01:24:00 GMT)

Local Sheriff to Trans Service Members: Come Work With Us
"If any transgender former or active duty members of our armed forces want a supportive boss, apply here," King County Sheriff John Urquhart tweeted Thursday.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 23:00:26 GMT)

U.S. Hits Iran With More Sanctions in Response to Space Launch
The United States punished Iran on Friday for it launch this week of a satellite-carrying rocket into space by hitting six Iranian entities with sanctions.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 21:50:00 GMT)

45 Senators Urge Defense Secretary Not to Implement Trans Ban
The senators penned a letter to Defense Secretary James Mattis urging him to advise the President against implementing the policy change.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 21:30:32 GMT)

North Korea Launches Another Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
North Korea has fired another intercontinental ballistic missile, the Pentagon said Friday, ratcheting up tensions worldwide.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 21:12:00 GMT)

Majority of Americans Support Transgender Military Service
The July 26-28 poll suggested the country largely disagrees with President Trump's announcement this week that he'll ban trans personnel from the armed forces.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 21:11:19 GMT)

Same-Sex Domestic Violence Court Win Has Unintended Problem
The ruling was meant to give unmarried gay couples equal protections, but now authorities may not be able to charge any unmarried person with beating their partner.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 20:09:40 GMT)

50 Companies File Brief Urging Court to Back Gay Workers
Fifty companies urged a federal appeals court to rule that a law banning sex discrimination in the workplace offers protections to gay employees.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 18:55:15 GMT)

How Trump Administration Has Handled the North Korea Crisis
North Korea has thumbed its nose at U.N. resolutions — conducting several ballistic missile tests this year and five nuclear tests since 2006
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 18:22:02 GMT)

Trump's Manhattan Skyline Sketch Earns Nearly $30,000
President Donald Trump's minimalist drawing of the Manhattan skyline earned the seller nearly $30,000 at auction Thursday night.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 17:17:00 GMT)

FDA Looking to Move Smokers Toward E-Cigarettes
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration aims to reduce nicotine levels in cigarettes while exploring measures to move smokers toward e-cigarettes.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 17:10:00 GMT)

Doctor Delivers Patient's Baby Just Before Giving Birth Herself
A Kentucky doctor helped to deliver a patient's baby just before she gave birth to her own daughter.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 17:00:00 GMT)

Yellowstone Workers Disciplined Amid Reports of Misconduct
Investigators have uncovered problems at many of the nation's premier parks, as well as inappropriate behavior toward female employees.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 16:08:00 GMT)

Islamic Group Building Mosque Appeals After Lawsuit Alleging Discrimination Dismissed
The suit accused the city of Yonkers of religious discrimination and constitutional violations when the city made a house an Islamic group had bought a landmark
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 16:06:00 GMT)

Latino and Black Millennials 'Financially Fragile,' Report Says
Researchers found 12% of Latino and 17% of black millennials are "unbanked," or don't own checking and savings accounts, versus 7% of white millennials.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 15:19:18 GMT)

22 People Arrested for White House, Capitol Security Breaches Since 2014
At least 22 people have been arrested and prosecuted for breaching security at the White House or U.S. Capitol since the beginning of 2014.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 14:54:00 GMT)

Judge Rescinds Offer of Reduced Sentences for Vasectomies
General Sessions Judge Sam Benningfield rescinded the controversial order on Wednesday after some called the program "unconstitutional."
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 14:48:00 GMT)

Is My Teen Academically Prepared for College? How to Know
There are a variety ways in which teens can be college-ready; and many ways they might not be.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 14:11:19 GMT)

As 'Textalyzer' Gains Traction, Privacy Experts Speak Out
A device designed to bust drivers distracted by cell phones is one step closer to being allowed in New York, but it's facing backlash from privacy advocates.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 13:42:00 GMT)

Police Search for Answers After California Sikh Man Found Dead
Subag Singh of Fresno, California, was found dead in a canal Monday with visible signs of trauma.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 13:40:00 GMT)

Feds Expand Probe Into Possible Carbon Monoxide Leaks in Ford SUVs
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Thursday that it's expanding its investigation into reports of carbon monoxide leaks in some Ford SUVs.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:51:00 GMT)

Texas Executes TaiChin Preyor, Who Said Lawyer Used Wikipedia
The Supreme Court turned down a final appeal from Preyor, who argued that his former lawyer collaborated with a disbarred attorney and relied on Wikipedia.
(Fri, 28 Jul 2017 11:32:55 GMT)

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