Jeffrey Sandusky Facing Sexual Assault Charges Against Minor

Jeffrey Sandusky Facing Sexual Assault Charges Against Minor

Jerry Sandusky's son has been arrested on multiple sexual offense charges involving children, more than five years after his father was arrested.

/ February 14, 2017
Michael Flynn

Top Trump Aide in Hot Water, Future Uncertain

Embattled national security adviser Michael Flynn’s fate as one of President Donald Trump’s senior aides is uncertain following reports that he discussed U.S. sanctions with a Russian envoy before Trump’s inauguration. A top White House official sidestepped repeated chances Sunday...

/ February 14, 2017
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200K Californians Evacuated Amid Flood Dangers

Nearly 200,000 people remained under evacuation orders Monday as California authorities try to fix erosion of the emergency spillway at the nation’s tallest dam that could unleash uncontrolled flood waters if it fails. About 150 miles northeast of San Francisco,...

/ February 14, 2017
This Diet May Lower ADHD Risk

This Diet May Lower ADHD Risk

Dietary patterns of the Mediterranean diet can be related to a lower diagnose of the attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to a study published in the journal Pediatrics, led by María Izquierdo Pulido, Professor at the Faculty of Pharmacy and Food...

/ February 13, 2017
Kids Prefer Pets Over Siblings

Kids Prefer Pets Over Siblings

Children get more satisfaction from relationships with their pets than with their brothers or sisters, according to new research from the University of Cambridge. Children also appear to get on even better with their animal companions than with siblings. The...

/ February 13, 2017
Alexis Say

Mother: Human trafficking task force investigating disappearance of Alexis Say

MIAMI, FLORIDA – Police in Miami, Fla., are investigating the disappearance of Genesee County native Alexis Say, who was last seen waiting in the lobby of North Shore Medical Center near North Miami on Jan. 23. Say’s mother, Jennifer, said...

/ February 13, 2017
Court Refuses to Reinstate Trump Travel Ban

Court Refuses to Reinstate Trump Travel Ban

A federal appeals court refused to reinstate President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations, unanimously rejecting the administration’s claim of presidential authority, questioning its motives and concluding that the order was unlikely to survive legal challenges....

/ February 10, 2017
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Trump ‘Brand’ Cited in First Lady Lawsuit

First lady Melania Trump has said little about what she intends to do with her prominent position. But in new court documents, her lawyers say that the “multi-year term” during which she “is one of the most photographed women in...

/ February 10, 2017
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Rhode Island Lawyer Reveals Police ‘Third-Shift Terror Squad’

A lawyer calls it the “third-shift terror squad”: a band of white officers who patrol the South Side of Providence at night and, residents say, strike fear into blacks and Latinos by harassing and in some cases beating them. “They’re...

/ February 9, 2017
Vice President Pence Breaks Tie to Confirm DeVoss

Vice President Pence Breaks Tie to Confirm DeVoss

Charter school advocate Betsy DeVos won confirmation as education secretary Tuesday by the slimmest of margins, pushed to approval only by the historic tie-breaking vote of Vice President Mike Pence. Two Republicans, Susan Collins of Maine and Lisa Murkowski of...

/ February 9, 2017