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Illinois man charged with setting fire to Planned Parenthood clinic

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — An Illinois man has been arrested and charged for allegedly setting fire to a Planned Parenthood clinic, federal authorities said Wednesday.

Tyler W. Massengill, 32, of Chillicoth, Illinois, is faci…

Jury deliberating in deadly New York City truck terror attack

Mint Images/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Jury deliberations resume Thursday in the trial of Sayfullo Saipov, the Uzbek native who took inspiration from the Islamic State group and drove a truck down the West Side Highway bike path, killing eight on Hallow…

Names of the Half Moon Bay mass shooting victims released

Ray Chavez/MediaNews Group/The Mercury News via Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) — The seven farmworkers killed in a workplace mass shooting Monday in Northern California, allegedly by a colleague, were migrants toiling at a mushroom growing operation, all…

Feds announce massive takedown of fraudulent nursing diploma scheme

Peter Dazeley/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A massive, coordinated scheme to sell false and fraudulent nursing degree credentials has been brought down by a joint federal law enforcement operation, Justice Department officials said Wednesday.

As first rep…

Half Moon Bay shooting suspect to face seven counts of murder: DA

amphotora/Getty Images(HALF MOON BAY, Calif.) — The suspect in a deadly mass shooting at two Northern California farms will be charged with seven counts of murder, the local district attorney said.

The alleged gunman, 66-year-old Chunli Zhao, is sche…

Pack of dogs attack and kill young boy, injures mother

PBNJ Productions/Getty Images(FORT HALL, Idaho) — A young boy has died and his mother has been hospitalized after being attacked by a pack of dogs over the weekend.

The incident occurred late Saturday afternoon at approximately 5:51 p.m. when officer…

Two charged by DOJ for targeting anti-abortion clinics in Florida

Thinkstock/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Two people were charged on Tuesday with threatening reproductive health service facilities clinics in Florida, the Justice Department announced.

Caleb Freestone, 27, and Amber Smith-Stewart, 23, were indicted by …

Howard University becomes first HBCU to partner with the Pentagon

Digital Vision./Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Howard University has become the first Historically Black College or University (HBCU) to partner with the Pentagon for military technology research featuring a five-year, $90 million contract.

The research …

Former Proud Boy testifies in Jan. 6 seditious conspiracy trial

ftwitty/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — In federal court this week, a former Proud Boy who flipped on his alleged co-conspirators testified to increasingly violent conversations among the far-right group’s members leading up to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S…








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