Man sentenced for murder in shooting, mutilation of friend
MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. - A 21-year-old man will spend 50 to 70 years in prison for the shooting death and mutilation of his childhood friend in a field north of Detroit. Andrew...
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North Macedonia jails 7 IS fighters captured in Syria
SKOPJE, North Macedonia - A court in North Macedonia has jailed seven citizens, accusing them of fighting with the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq. Six men were given...
18 minutes ago - The Seattle Times
Insta-gram: Durham teen accused of using social media to advertise weed
A North Carolina teen who went by "itslilhotgirl" on Instagram is accused of using the social media platform to sell marijuana.
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Man faces felony charges for possessing 216 Venus flytraps
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, N.C. - A North Carolina man faces felony charges after officers found him with 216 Venus flytraps, WWAY reports. Archie Lee Williams Jr., 41, of Bolivia...
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Police investigating homicide in New Castle
According to officials, the homicide happened around 8:30 a.m. at a home in the 100 block of North Lee Avenue.
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Man faces felony charges after getting caught with 216 Venus flytraps
Now, he's the one who's trapped. A North Carolina man was busted on felony charges over the weekend after authorities found him with 216 Venus flytraps, according to local...
1 hour ago - New York Post - 2 articles
Cyprus seeks EU intelligence access for migrant screening
NICOSIA, Cyprus - Cyprus' interior minister says he has asked the European Union for access to its security intelligence network in order to better screen arriving migrants and...
1 hour ago - The Seattle Times
800-pound bison celebrates first day of spring with happy dance
An American Bison in North Carolina grabbed the first day of spring by the horns on Wednesday and celebrated the end of winter with a “happy dance.” The 800-pound animal...
1 hour ago - New York Post
Hundreds of hotel guests were secretly filmed and live-streamed online
SOUTH KOREA - About 1,600 people have been secretly filmed in hotel rooms in South Korea, with the footage live-streamed online for paying customers to watch, police said...
1 hour ago - WGN TV
Wake County man charged after mental health, law enforcement prevent threat on NC State campus
Prompted by a tip from a worried mother, police seized guns and ammunition in the search of vehicle parked in a North Carolina State University lot.
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Trump to order colleges to back free speech or lose funding
President Donald Trump is expected to order U.S. colleges to protect free speech on their campuses or risk losing federal funding. White House officials say Trump on Thursday...
New Zealand bans all assault weapons immediately
The ban includes assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and "military style semi-automatic rifles" like the weapons used in last Friday's attacks on two Christchurch mosques.
Dollar General Baby Cough Syrup Recalled Due To Possible Bacteria Contamination
A baby cough syrup sold at Dollar General stores across the country has been recalled due to a possible bacteria contamination. Kingston Pharma, LLC, which manufactures the...
Trust your gut with first-round March Madness picks
Because a bracket isn't enough action. Nevada (-2) over Florida: After opening with a 24-1 record, Nevada lost almost all of its early-season Final Four backers by dropping...
US average mortgage rates fall; 30-year at 4.28 percent
WASHINGTON - U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week, giving an incentive to potential buyers as the spring homebuying season opens. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the...
Figure skating star accused of slashing rival with skate blade
A star American figure skater is accused of intentionally injuring a South Korean rival with her skate blade, according to news reports. Mariah Bell, 22, allegedly attacked...
Windows smashed at five UK mosques days after New Zealand attack
Windows at five Birmingham, UK mosques were shattered with a sledgehammer early Thursday, according to officials, who said counter-terrorism officers are now probing the...
Stocks move broadly higher, led by technology companies
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks moved broadly higher in early trading on Wall Street Thursday as technology stocks offset declines in the banking sector. Apple rose 2.8 percent as it...
Family seeks 'Disney-mad' nanny to dress as princesses for $53,000
Imagine getting paid $53,000 to babysit while dressed as a Disney princess.
New Zealand bans military-style weapons 6 days after massacre