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Dad of man killed by police in Alabama mall gets apology but few answers

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 11:21
Emantic Bradford Sr. has received an apology from Hoover, Alabama, officials, he said Thursday, but he remains disappointed they did not extend him the courtesy of promptly letting him know police killed his son Thanksgiving night.

North Carolina GOP director open to new election in disputed House race

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 09:52
The executive director of the North Carolina Republican Party says he supports a new election if allegations of fraud in the 9th Congressional District race are proven true and it impacted the outcome of the race.

Democrats are making moves behind the scenes to gear up for 2020

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 04:06
Most potential Democratic presidential contenders are publicly playing coy about their plans for 2020. Behind the scenes, however, the race is already well underway.

5 things to know before the bell

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 03:53
1. Huawei CFO arrested: The chief financial officer of Chinese tech giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada. She now faces extradition to the United States.

The Illinois Capitol is ringing in the holidays with a Satanic statue

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 23:26
The Illinois State Capitol is decking the halls with holly, a menorah, and a Satanic statue.

Democrat seeks emergency congressional hearing on potential fraud in North Carolina House race

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 20:51
A House Democrat is seeking an emergency hearing Wednesday as investigators in North Carolina probe allegations of election fraud in a congressional race there.

Trump Organization tax records among DC, Maryland subpoena requests

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 19:53
Subpoenas served on the Trump Organization and a dozen related business entities by the attorneys general of the District of Columbia and Maryland on Wednesday include demands for tax documents -- raising the possibility that President Donald Trump's corporate returns could eventually be made public.

Louisville police rescue pair of goats

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 19:04

Stickers with anti-gay messages found

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 19:04

Analysis: Why the case for election fraud in North Carolina is strong

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 19:01
The North Carolina State Board of Elections and Ethics last week voted against certifying Republican Mark Harris' 905 vote win over Democrat Dan McCready in the state's 9th Congressional District.

USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy after hefty lawsuits over Larry Nassar

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 18:03
USA Gymnastics has filed for bankruptcy as the 200,000-member organization struggles to recover from the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.

EA Sports removes former Chiefs running back from Madden NFL 19 roster

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 18:02
Former Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt has been booted from the Madden NFL 19 video game, the game's maker said Wednesday.

NYC only has a few statues of women. This pioneering African American will be the next.

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 16:16
Here's an interesting fact: There are only a handful of statues in public spaces around New York City that depict female historical figures. Four are on city-owned property, and one more is in a privately owned public space.

Internal Facebook emails show Zuckerberg targeted a competitor

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 15:16
A UK parliamentary committee has released hundreds of pages of internal Facebook emails the company fought to keep secret, including some sent by CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

New Hampshire Secretary of State Bill Gardner wins re-election after fierce challenge

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 13:57
New Hampshire Secretary of State Bill Gardner, an ardent defender of his state's first-in-the-nation presidential primary status, narrowly held off a challenger Wednesday to win re-election to the post he's held since 1976.