The Justice Department on Wednesday cleared a white former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old, but also issued a scathing report calling for sweeping changes in city law enforcement practices it called discriminatory and unconstitutional.
During the Jonathan Broyhill trial opening statement, prosecutors told jurors their "hearts will break" over what happened to Jamie Hahn. Broyhill, 33, is accused of murdering Jamie Kirk Hahn and attempting to kill her husband Nation.
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Hannah Young hit a 3-pointer from the left corner with less than a second left, giving Virginia Tech a shocking 57-56 win over NC State in Wednesday’s first round of the ACC women’s basketball tournament at Greensboro Coliseum.
North Carolina’s dental authority fails to ensure dentists who sedate patients have the proper “skills, equipment, drugs, support personnel and procedures” in place, according to a new report by the Office of the State Auditor.
Changes in Gulf Stream transport were linked to changes in sea level rise, which some research suggests is occurring three to four times faster from Cape Hatteras to Cape Cod, compared to global sea level rise.
Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida delighted a gathering of conservative activists from around the country Friday morning, saying America doesn’t owe him anything but that he owes a “debt to America that I will never be able to repay.”
Among the serious accusations of improper spending leveled at Rep. Aaron Schock since The Washington Post shined a spotlight on his “Downton Abbey”-themed office are at least a dozen flights aboard his political donors’ private planes.
House Republican leaders on Thursday floated a plan to pass a short-term bill that would fund the Department of Homeland Security, avert a partial shutdown and prompt negotiations with the Senate, which is poised to pass its own measure to fund the agency
In a victory for online companies and tech activists, the Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 Thursday to approve net neutrality rules that allow for the federal regulation of broadband Internet providers.
Pressure is building for the Federal Communications Commission to investigate last month’s record-setting auction of valuable wireless licenses – and for the agency to change the rules for future auctions.
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