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Accreditation warning issued to Penn State Commission cites Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, NCAA penalties
The commission said in an Aug. 8 notice that Penn State remains accredited while "on warning" but it wants a monitoring report submitted...
Gunman on Bike Shoots 4 Teens at Brooklyn Park
Four teenagers were shot in a park in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn Monday night, police say.
Police said a male on a bicycle fired shots at a group of people near the Fish Playground at Thomas Boyland and Herkimer streets at about...
Tucson police: Mother kills 2 children, then shoots herself
Perla Morales, 25, survived the shooting. She was arrested and booked into the
Pima County Jail on two counts of first-degree murder after her release from the hospital.
Cops: Pennsylvania woman stabs fiance to death hours before wedding
"I ... did not kill him on purpose," she said, choking out the words one at a time between sobs.
Police said the couple were to be married Saturday at 10 a.m...
Romney mistakenly introduces Paul Ryan as 'the next president of the United States'
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Man Shot While Handcuffed: FBI Investigating:what:
Police say 21-year-old Chavis Carter shot himself in the head while handcuffed in the back of a police car in Jonesboro, Ark. His family members think it's impossible that he pulled the trigger on himself, and believe the officers were...
WE MUST PRAY FOR COLORADO :(
More flee as Colorado fire sends 2-mile wall of flame down ridge
Residents of one community and part of another outside Colorado Springs, Colo., were evacuating Wednesday as a "monster" fire there more than doubled in size from Tuesday and a two-mile-wide...
What is going on with educators?????
More stories on educators that are freeking me out.
Once-popular principal accused in deadly rampage
I think it is crack that messed him up. He should have nowen better :maddening:
What is in those waters in Florida???????
Woman caught performing sex act on herself by side of highway is arrested wearing only a shirt and exposing herself to passing motorists
Jaycee Dugard Appears at First Public Event
They were simple words but resonated loudly.
"My name is Jaycee Dugard, and I want to say that because for a long time I wasn't able to say my name and so it feels good," the soft-spoken woman told the crowd at an awards ceremony Friday night in...
Doc: Woman stranded for weeks was close to dying
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A MOTHERS DAY "MIRACLE" for Rita Chretien.
The Penticton, British Columbia, resident was found Friday by hunters who spotted her van mired in mud on a national...
Wall Street Execs On New Terror Threat Info
Security officials are warning the leaders of major Wall Street banks that al Qaeda terrorists in Yemen may be trying to plan attacks against those financial institutions or their leading executives.
Intelligence officials stress the threats...
Swiss Man Admits Abusing 100 Children
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"The man admitted sexually abusing 114 mentally handicapped children, some of whom also were physically impaired, police said. He also admitted eight further cases of attempted abuse, authorities said" (via CBS News). It's hard...
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UK court sentences Saudi prince to at least 20 years for lurid murder.
LONDON - Life in prison, with parole possible after 20 years. That was the sentence handed down Wednesday to a Saudi prince convicted of a killing...
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Family of Demarest woman slain decades ago wins $10M settlement from killer
The family of a Demarest woman who was raped and strangled 35 years ago has won a $10 million settlement from her murderer —...
Tribesmen kidnap U.S. couple in Yemen
Captors demand release of prisoner in exchange for their 'guests'
SAN'A, Yemen - Armed tribesmen kidnapped an American couple near the Yemeni capital San'a on Monday, officials said.
Security officials, a taxi driver and tribesmen said the pair were...