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PHOTO GALLERY: Fire ravages historic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris; Ivanka Trump visits Ivory Coast; Holy Week rituals in Guatemala.

Parents who starved and shackled children…

A California couple who for years starved a dozen of their children and kept some shackled to beds have been sentenced to life in prison

Judge Rules EPA Can Be Sued For Its Response To…

​Nearly 3,000 Flint residents sued the EPA in 2017, saying the agency officials "negligently responded to the water crisis."

Probe: Ex-chancellor's spouse accused in up to 10 complaints

A report shows that as many as 10 students and staff complained of being sexually harassed by the husband of former University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Chancellor Beverly Kopper

Storms in South kill girl in Florida, bring…

A strong storm system barreling through the South has killed an 8-year-old girl in Florida and was threatening tornadoes in large parts of the Carolinas and southern Virginia

20 years after school attack, Columbine remembers…

A Colorado community is marking the 20th anniversary of the attack on Columbine High School that killed 13 people and injured 24 others with community service projects and a remembrance ceremony

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How Trauma Affects Survivors Decades Later

Victims of trauma may feel anxious, angry, or fatigued around the anniversary of a traumatic event. Psychologists call these anniversary reactions.

Police: Man slashed in neck, officer hit by minivan in melee

Police say a man was slashed in the neck during a fight at a hookah bar on Long Island and a police officer helping him was hit by a minivan

Undersheriff: Teen's death likely preceded…

An undersheriff who led the search for a Florida teen whose actions prompted tightened security at Columbine High School says she likely killed herself before police launched a massive manhunt

Judge: Resumption of US coal sales by Trump needs…

A federal judge in Montana says the Trump administration failed to consider the environmental effects of resuming coal sales from federal lands, but stopped short of halting future sales

Hurricane Michael Upgraded To Category 5 At Time…

Originally it was classified a Category 4 hurricane.

Sol Pais Was Likely Dead Long Before She Was Found

Sol Pais, the Florida 18-year-old who was reportedly obsessed with the Columbine school shooting and caused that school and many others to go on lockout last week when she flew to Colorado and bought a gun, was likely dead before the lockout even occurred, authorities say. Pais flew from Miami...

Heiress pleads guilty in NXIVM sex slave case

An heiress has pleaded guilty to charges implicating her in a sex-trafficking conspiracy case against an upstate New York self-help group

Family detention space goes unused as Trump warns…

The federal government says it's running out of space to hold migrants, but Donald Trump's administration is letting a lot of detention space for families go unused

House Judiciary Committee Subpoenas Unredacted…

The subpoena was served to Attorney General William Barr Friday morning. It requires him to turn over the materials by May 1.

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Fake news? Mueller isn't buying it

Special counsel Robert Mueller delivered his own verdict on the president's contention that unfavorable stories are 'fake news': he isn't buying it

Mississippi raises high-stakes reading bar for…

More than 35,000 Mississippi third graders sat down in front of computers this week to take reading tests, facing a state mandate to "level up" or not advance to fourth grade

Officials: South Carolina school girl died of…

A South Carolina prosecutor says the investigation into the death of a 5th grader last month was due to natural causes and not a fight with another student

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Challenging NYC's Measles…

According to several reports, the judge denied the parents' request for a temporary restraining order against the vaccination order.

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Probation for man who sent powder to Trump sons…

A Massachusetts man who sent threatening letters filled with white powder to President Donald Trump's sons and others has been sentenced to five years of probation

Iconic Salt Lake Temple closing for major 4-year…

An iconic temple central to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints faith will close for four years to complete a major renovation.

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Report Is Out…

The report is out. Now, it's up to Congress to decide what they want to do with the report.

Prosecutor: No charges against Arkansas officer in shooting

Prosecutors have declined to file charges against a Little Rock police officer who fatally shot a man by firing at least 15 times into the windshield as the car was in motion.

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US judge blocks part of Ohio ban on abortion…

A federal judge has blocked part of a new Ohio law that bans the abortion method of dilation and evacuation in most cases.

Warren Waited for Mueller, Now Wants Impeachment

Elizabeth Warren had said she wanted to see the complete report on the Russia election interference investigation before deciding whether to support impeachment proceedings. Now that she's seen Robert Mueller's full report, CNN reports, she's tweeted her decision. "The severity of this misconduct demands that elected officials in both parties...

McConnell To Introduce Bill Raising Minimum Age…

A big part of McConnell's expected proposal will be limiting teen access to e-cigarettes.