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McDonald's workers across US protest against sex…

McDonald's workers are staging protests in several cities in what organizers called the first multistate strike seeking to combat sexual harassment in the workplace

Space Force Estimated To Cost $13 Billion Over 5…

The Trump administration is moving to make the Space Force a reality by 2020.

Michael Jordan donating $2M to Hurricane Florence victims: reports

Amid the devastation left behind by Hurricane Florence, former NBA superstar Michael Jordan pledged to donate $2 million to help those impacted by the storm.

My Hope Was Broken.' Wives of Two Jailed Myanmar…

The wives of two Myanmar reporters for the Reuters news agency sentenced to seven years’ imprisonment for possessing state secrets said Tuesday they were shocked by the court’s decision.

'Nightmare that won't end': Storm evacuees can't…

Food and water handouts are beginning in the North Carolina city of Wilmington, which is still mostly cut off by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence

Suspect in Iowa golfer slaying appears in court

The 22-year-old suspect in the murder of an Iowa golfer appeared in a Story County court Tuesday. Collin Richards is charged in the death of Celia Barquin Arozamena, a star golfer from Spain, who was found Monday in a pond on a golf course. (Sept. 18)

Michigan professor slammed after refusing to write letter of recommendation for student applying to study in Israel

A University of Michigan professor has been slammed for refusing to write a letter of recommendation for a student applying to study in Israel.

Myanmar Sentences Two Reuters Reporters to Seven…

Two reporters for the Reuters news agency were each sentenced to seven years in prison by a Myanmar court on Monday for possession of state secrets.

Arrest shows challenge of keeping rogues off…

Arrest highlights Border Patrol's challenge of keeping rogue agents off its force

N.C. officials warn flooding is far from over

North Carolina officials say even though the sun is shining in parts of the state, major flooding is continuing in the aftermath of Florence and is expected to worsen in some areas. (Sept. 18)

Murder of Golf Star in Broad Daylight 'Very…

In a Tuesday morning hearing that lasted just minutes, the man accused of killing a star Iowa State University golfer on Monday was ordered held on $5 million cash-only bond. Prosecutors described Collin Daniel Richards as homeless and the crime that took Celia Barquin Arozamena's life as "a random act...

President Trump Trashes the Media as 'Fake, Fake…

Thundering that the media is the “fake, fake disgusting news,” President Donald Trump unleashed a torrent of grievances Thursday at a Pennsylvania campaign rally in which he cast journalists as his true political opponent.

US appeals court rules for bartenders, waiters in tip fight

A U.S. appeals court is siding with bartenders and waiters in a fight over whether restaurants can pay them less because they receive tips

Wilmington residents line up for water, food

Still stranded by Florence's epic floods days after the hurricane hit North Carolina, Wilmington residents lined up by the hundreds for free food, water and tarps as officials struggled to open new routes to one of the state's largest cities. (Sept. 18)

He Raped Her at Gunpoint. 6 Years Later, Revenge

A woman raped in 2007 had the jarring experience of spotting her rapist six years later in an Atlanta subway station, reports the Atlanta Journal Constitution . At that point, she didn't think much about what to do next. "She was overcome by the moment and began to yell out that...

FBI Director Christopher Wray Says Russia…

FBI Director Christopher Wray said Wednesday that Russia continues to use fake news, propaganda and covert operations to “spin up” Americans on both sides of hot-button issues to sow discord in the United States.

Trump rolls back pollution rules for drilling on…

The Trump administration has rolled back an Obama-era rule meant to curb climate-changing pollution caused by huge volumes of natural gas that escapes after being drilled from U.S. lands