An Ohio woman who wrote letters to Dylann Roof and admired the Columbine High School shooters was sentenced to 15 years in prison Wednesday for her role in planning two terrorist attacks, according to the US Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Ohio.
A food services contract worker faces child pornography charges after employees at a Texas elementary school discovered a hidden camera in the boys' bathroom, police said.
Wednesday's Democratic debate, the fifth this year, was the least-watched debate of this election cycle. The ratings for MSNBC were down more than 20% from last month's match-up on CNN.
A former USA Today digital sales director has sued the newspaper for allegedly discriminating and retaliating against her after she told her managers that she was pregnant.
Neat Robinson, Stockbridge city councilwoman, recently attended the National Foundation for Women Legislators’ 2019 Annual Conference in San Antonio, Texas with members of the Georgia General Assembly.
Supermassive black holes act as the engines powering the centers of galaxies, including our own Milky Way galaxy. But in a first, scientists have observed that one galaxy contains three supermassive black holes at its core and they're surprisingly close together.
The 16-year-old who killed two students and injured three others in a shooting at a California high school last week used a "ghost gun," Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva told CNN affiliate KABC.
These NYPD officers are partners at work, but they recently found out their connection goes beyond the call of duty -- they're also cousins.
Two of Disney's most successful movie franchises are about to hit theaters again, and toymaker Hasbro needs people to buy as many toys, figurines and games as they can to gain lost ground this holiday season.
Edible Arrangements has finally reached nirvana. The company is rolling out a new CBD-infused product line that is appropriately titled Incredible Edibles.
We received 0.4” in the last week. We finally finished harvest last week Thursday. It was definitely a fitting end to 2019. We had multiple truck problems, and the knuckle on the PTO shaft for the auger that we were loading corn into a bin broke. But all our crop is in the bin, so that is a huge relief.
Jake Burton Carpenter, the snowboarding pioneer and founder of Burton Snowboards, passed away from complications related to cancer. He was 65.
Forecasters got their wish. Monday morning, as the sun came up, many were greeted with pockets of light rain and a snow mix. As many headed to fields to shell corn, it was short-lived. A couple hours later, the roads were glazing over with snow and ice, which made travel sketchy most of Monday. Knepp Sand & Stone delivered a tri-axle load of limestone to the jobsite, where we used skid loader to place it inside a pole structure for a floor base. My brother warned me ahead of time that the roads were icy, and I found out as I traveled north toward South Bend, the road conditions were quickly diminishing. Top speed with the truck and trailer was about 25 mph.
Two Harvard University minority students have been elected president and vice president of the Undergraduate Council after running a campaign focused on inclusion and diversity.
It’s official, restaurants in the unincorporated sections of Henry County can now sell alcohol by the glass earlier on Sundays.
Charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust have been unveiled against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in three separate corruption cases, the Attorney General announced on Thursday evening, marking the first time in Israel's history that a sitting PM faces indictment in criminal investigations.
The final count down is on. We survived the winter weather we had last week. That was like we had jumped all the way to January. We ended up with about 3 inches of snow and cold enough I was afraid we would have frost in the ground before Thanksgiving. We have gotten all our western ground all harvested and now down to three farms. Luckily, they’re all in the same county, just a few miles apart.
A man is dead and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into an officer-involved shooting in Hampton early Wednesday.
Rollin’, rollin’, rollin’, keep those semis rollin’, roll on! That is what most of this week consisted of doing. Elevators have been calling in December contracts, and we have been hitting the road hard. While lines had been minimal, they gained momentum this week, and Mark even got behind a truck that clogged the pit and delayed him even further. The elevator is only open until 2 o’clock in the afternoon, so three loads a day is about all we can muster.
When 16-year-old environment activist Greta Thunberg isn't busy challenging global leaders to reduce their carbon footprint or mobilizing young people to strike for the climate, she's...time traveling?
A Detroit police officer was killed and another was wounded in a shootout Wednesday evening with a man accused of invading a home on the city's west side, police said.
Donkey populations are under serious threat due to the demand for their hides, which are used in traditional Chinese medicine, according to a new report.
Ray Dalio doesn't want to use the word "recession" when talking about the global economy. But he does believe it is headed for what he dubbed the "Great Sag."
Two of the leaders of the online brokerage industry may be merging. Charles Schwab is said to be in talks to buy TD Ameritrade in a deal worth $26 billion according to multiple reports.
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Astronomers have uncovered increasing evidence that some bodies in our solar system, like Jupiter's moon Europa and Saturn's moon Enceladus, are actually ocean worlds.
Record low interest rates are forcing the world's best pension system to take drastic action aimed at staving off cuts to payouts that were once unthinkable.
Meteorites that crashed into Earth billions of years contain sugars, researchers say, lending support to the idea that asteroids may hold some of the ingredients to life.
K-pop megastars BTS will have to serve their compulsory military service, after South Korea's Defense Ministry announced that it would not be issuing a change to its exemption rules.
An Illinois student is facing a hate crime charge after he placed a photo of a black classmate on Craigslist with the caption "slave for sale," authorities said.
A mom was charged with misdemeanor child abuse two months after her 3-year-old son fell to his death at a North Carolina airport, CNN affiliate WSOC reported.
Police arrested a Syracuse University student in connection with a series of new graffiti markings in support of protests against several recent racist incidents on campus, authorities said Thursday.
Democratic voters are overwhelmingly focused on finding a candidate they believe can beat President Donald Trump. In Wednesday night's debate, the party's leading contenders offered their clearest arguments yet about how they plan to do that.
The original Gerber baby with sparkling eyes and a cherubic face is all grown up -- with a full head of white hair and the same contagious smile.
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A school district in Colorado has closed more than 40 schools for two days after a virus outbreak rapidly spread through the student population, according to school officials.
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Chinese officials and state media have reacted with fury to the almost-unanimous passage of the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act by the US House of Representatives on Wednesday.
Kayak anglers don’t have to look too far to find pictures of folks in kayaks catching huge fish miles from shore. It sure looks like fun, but it also seems a little risky for most of us inshore paddlers. Kimball and I have made a few trips offshore in the Gulf of Mexico on calm days. It’s humbling to be farther from shore in a kayak or SUP than you could comfortably swim. Luckily, this time of year, kayak anglers can enjoy offshore fishing really close to the beach.
An Alabama judge on Wednesday ordered a suspect in the disappearance of 19-year-old college student Aniah Blanchard to submit a DNA sample to prosecutors.
A Tennessee dance teacher who appeared on a reality show has pleaded guilty to the statutory rape of a teenager and exposing him to the HIV virus, prosecutors said.