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Boy Shot and Killed His 9-Year-Old Sister Trying to Take Gun Away From Her, Police Say

(MILWAUKEE) — A criminal complaint says a 9-year-old Milwaukee girl who was accidentally shot and killed by her brother might have survived if she …


Inside one of three Denver schools serving as a national model for how to do discipline differently

What struck Erika Strauss Chavarria the most was the mutual respect she saw between adults and teenagers at Denver’s North High School. Having …


New details on parents accused of torturing 12 kids Video

Family members of David and Louise Turpin, charged with multiple counts of alleged torture and child endangerment, speak out about their jail visits …


7 People Charged With Murder Who Creepily Smiled in Their Mugshots

When criminals are arrested and charged with a crime, their mugshot reveals more than a police report can. And when a person is smiling in their …


13 Facts About Serial Killers That You Definitely Shouldn't Read After 10PM (But Will Because You Hate Yourself)



Florida shooting: NRA sues as Florida enacts gun-control law

<b>The National Rifle Association (NRA) is suing Florida after it passed a gun control law in the wake of a school shooting that left 17 people dead.</b><p>Governor Rick Scott, a staunch ally of the gun lobby, enacted the bill, which the NRA says violates the constitution.<p>The law raises the legal age for …


Kushner’s overseas contacts raise concerns as foreign officials seek leverage

Officials in at least four countries have privately discussed ways they can manipulate Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law and senior adviser, by taking advantage of his complex business arrangements, financial difficulties and lack of foreign policy experience, according to current and …

National Security Council

LAPD officers get 25 years for sexually assaulting women while on duty

<b>LOS ANGELES --</b> Two veteran Los Angeles police officers who sexually assaulted women while on duty have each been sentenced to 25 years in …

Los Angeles County

House approves anti-trafficking bill that frustrates web companies

The House passed legislation Tuesday that allows victims of sex trafficking to sue websites that facilitated the crimes against them by knowingly …

Rob Portman

Ben Carson’s HUD Spends $31,000 on Dining Set for His Office

WASHINGTON — Department of Housing and Urban Development officials spent $31,000 on a new dining room set for Secretary Ben Carson’s office in late 2017 — just as the White House circulated its plans to slash HUD’s programs for the homeless, elderly and poor, according to federal procurement …

Ben Carson

Common night-time habit that doubles your risk of deadly heart disease - and how to avoid it

A lack of sleep or broken sleep can make us grouchy and everything seem foggy and difficult the next day.<p>But the dangers associated with not getting …


Girl, 4, pretends to be asleep while dad fatally shoots 2, calls 911 before killing himself, police say

A 4-year-old girl pretended to be asleep while a suspected gunman shot and killed two people, then called 911 to warn about three bodies in a Missouri home before turning the gun on himself, police said.<p>Police received the cryptic 911 call around midnight Thursday from Dornubari Dugbor, 31, telling …


Woman Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison After Shopping With Dead Baby in Her Bag

A New York City mother was sentenced to 16 years in prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter under extreme emotional disturbance.<p>Tiona Rodriguez …


What is the average weight for women?

Knowing if your weight is within a healthy range can be beneficial. This is particularly so in the United States, where obesity is a significant …


NYT Columnist: Let's Repeal the Second Amendment

Back in October, after the Las Vegas Shooting, New York Times columnist Bret Stephens argued that the Second Amendment should be repealed. Since …

Nikolas Cruz

Florida student Emma Gonzalez to lawmakers and gun advocates: 'We call BS'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Emma Gonzalez, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, addressed a gun control rally on Saturday in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, days after a gunman entered her school in nearby Parkland and killed 17 people.<p>Below is a full transcript of her speech:<p>We haven't already had a moment of …


US students plan national school walkout over lack of gun control laws

Students across America are planning to walk out of classes and protest against the lack of anti-gun laws being passed in Washington.<p>A walkout has …


Here Is The List Of Attackers The FBI Was Warned About But Still Failed To Stop

"They took a copy of the screenshot and that was the last I heard from them."

Osama Bin Laden

In Wake of Florida Massacre, Gun Control Advocates Look to Connecticut

In the aftermath of the rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, where 20 children and six educators were killed in 2012, state lawmakers in Connecticut set out to draft some of the toughest gun measures in the country.<p>They largely succeeded — significantly expanding an existing ban on …


Under current law, the gun industry can't be held liable for damages from gun violence — but there's a way states can make them pay

Imagine this: You're in a church, or a school, or a concert, or a movie theater, and you hear gunshots.<p>The next thing you know, you wake up in a hospital bed. You learn that you're a survivor of a mass shooting, and that doctors spent hours removing bullets from your body. Soon, you'll discover …


Boy, 16, 'with flu' has to have both legs amputated while in coma after illness turned out to be deadly sepsis

A schoolboy who thought he had flu has had both legs amputated after it turned out to be deadly sepsis .<p>Keen cyclist Ethan Hunt is just 16-years-old, …


We Need to Talk About What Happens When You Get Your Period in Space

It's an important discussion.<p>Since NASA's early days, periods in space have been a strange and mysterious topic for engineers.<p>Countless things go …


'Throw them out': plans to eject politicians 'beholden to the gun lobby'

Moms Demand Action and Everytown launch campaign to empower voters following the horrors of Parkland<p>Activists pressure politicians to act on gun control<p>Activist organizations have renewed calls for gun control in the US in the wake of the school shooting in Florida.<p>Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense …


The Righteous Anger of the Parkland Shooting’s Teen Survivors

Students have mourned and rallied the public after the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High that left 17 dead.<p>Something was different about the mass shooting this week in Parkland, Florida, in which 14 students and three adults were killed.<p>It was not only the death toll. The mass murder at …

Tomi Lahren

What a bullet does to a human body

When bullets enter a human body, they don’t just pierce tissue, they shatter bones and dislocate limbs.

Nikolas Cruz

Transgender woman able to breastfeed in first documented case

Doctors hail breakthrough and say case shows ‘modest but functional lactation can be induced in transgender women’<p>A 30-year-old transgender woman has been able to breastfeed her child, the first ever case of induced lactation in a transgender woman to be documented in academic literature.<p>Doctors …


Concussions Can Be Detected With New Blood Test Approved by F.D.A.

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved a long-awaited blood test to detect concussions in people and more quickly identify those with possible brain injuries.<p>The test, called the Banyan Brain Trauma Indicator, is also expected to reduce the number of people exposed to radiation …


Dementia less likely for people with positive attitude about aging - Futurity

Older people who learn to think positively about aging from the culture around them are less likely to develop dementia—even when they carry one of …


12 Magical Things That Will Slow Down Ageing & Help You Get A Glowing Skin

With a lifestyle like ours, struggling to stay fit and eat healthy is a task most of us fail at almost every day. But what if we told you there are …