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Teacher faces federal charge in student case

We are extremely thankful the hard work of all partners in this search has paid off. "We couldn't be happier to tell you she will soon be on her way back home...


Aaron Hernandez's family, medical examiner's office tussle over ex-NFL player's brain

Hernandez was alone at the time of the hanging ", the statement read . Officials said they found three handwritten notes next to a Bible in Hernandez's cell ...


Tennessee teacher suspected in kidnapping arrested in northern California

The student, Elizabeth Thomas , was found safe in Cecilville, northwest of Redding, her sister Kat Thomas said Thursday. The teacher, police say, surrender...


Power outage is making the morning commute disgusting

Generators restored some power by lunchtime. A, D, E, F, J, N, Q and R trains were all impacted - mostly delayed or running on different lines. The LIRR is c...


2 more charged in Michigan genital mutilation investigation

Last week, Dr. Jumana Nagarwala was charged in what the Justice Department said was likely the first case of its kind to be prosecuted since the federal governm...


MSU's Robertson charged with sexual assault

A Michigan State University football player has been charged with sexual assault after an investigation from Meridian Township police. MSU football coach Mark...


Sanders Urges Party to Go Beyond

Sen. Bernie Sanders, who ran as a Democrat during the 2016 presidential election and took part in the Democratic National Committee unity tour, on Tuesday decla...


Sanders urges Democrats to reach out to Trump supporters

Whereas party grandees once schemed in private over how to sabotage the Vermont senator's 2016 presidential campaign, they're now copacetic with Sanders' sway...


Dad: Fresno suspect blamed whites for drug use

Despite the suspect yelling "Allahu Akbar", Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer said the shootings had "nothing to do with terrorism". Surrounded by candles and ba...


NBC5 Forecast: Risk of Severe Weather Later Today

Low 41F. Winds NE at 10 to 15 miles per hour. Highs will be in the 50s and 60s, warmer in eastern Montana with more sunshine. We'll start off cool with some m...


Handel Celebrates 6th District Results, Gets Ready For Runoff

Roughly five hours after polling locations closed, major networks began projecting that Georgia's 6th District U.S. House special election would be heading tow...


Cavs edge Pacers, take 2-0 series lead

Cleveland wound up winning by a final score of 119-114, taking a commanding 3-0 lead in the series . Down 74-49 at halftime, it looked like the Cleveland ...


Arkansas poised to carry out first execution since 2005

The state Supreme Court has denied multiple stay requests from Ledell Lee , but his attorneys are fighting on other fronts in state and federal court to h...


Facebook-murder accused dead after police chase

DuCharme says Stephens replied he had no time to wait and drove away. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams answers questions during a...


Iran not pulling weight on 2015 nuclear deal

President Donald Trump has previously described the agreement between the United Nations and Iran as " the worst deal ever negotiated ", and he is now reviewi...


Supreme Court Spares Arkansas Death-Row Inmate

If granted approval Don Davis could be the first of several prisoners in the southeastern state executed in the next 10 days, an unprecedented pace. Rutledge ...


More Americans Than Ever Support Marijuana Legalization

In the latest CBS News poll , 61% of Americans believe that smoking weed for fun should be legalized . This sentiment has increased each year we've measured i...


Patriots open season hosting Chiefs on Thursday Night Football

From a schedule perspective, at least, the Ravens have a good chance to get themselves back into the playoffs. Week 14: Sunday , Dec. 10, at Kansas City, 1...


Olympic champion Brianna Rollins banned for a year for anti-doping violations

The 25-year-old, who won 100 metres hurdles gold in Rio last summer, will miss August's World Championships in London after being punished for three offences. I...


Olympic hurdles champion banned for whereabouts mix-up

Rollins will keep her Olympic gold medal since the US Anti-Doping Agency said her competitive results would only be annulled from September 27, the date of her ...


ISIS Claims Responsibility in Paris Police Shooting Attack

One officer was killed and the gunman fled on foot. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau posted a message on Twitter late Thursday saying "Canada stands with Fr...


Prosecutors: Man arrested over attack on German soccer team

He allegedly bought short-sell options on 15,000 shares valued at around €78,000 (£65,000; $83,600) in Borussia Dortmund . "The accused is suspected of havin...


Reading the Kansas 4 and Georgia 6 Tea Leaves

Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff fell about two percentage points shy of hitting the 50 percent threshold he needed to take the special election for Georgia's...


Lawsuit Filed for 'Dreamer' Deported under Trump

Despite repeated communication with Customs and Border Patrol, through counsel, immigration officials say they have no information about his removals, accordin...


Survivalist who ambushed police seeks to avoid death penalty

The focus now shifts to the impact of Frein's crimes. Trooper Alex Douglass, 34, was shot and critically wounded as he rushed to Dickson's aid. The same jur...


Republicans hold on to Kansas House seat in a close special election

When a candidate wins , as Republican Ron Estes did in the special election Tuesday for the 4th Congressional District seat, he has the opportunity to soun...


Marlins' Chen, Ziegler no-hitting Mariners through 8 innings

The home run was obviously very cool. Hernandez fanned former teammate Ichiro Suzuki five times while limiting him to three hits in 14 at-bats. He's been health...


Killer of NFL's Will Smith gets 25 years for manslaughter

The judge sentenced 29-year-old Cardell Hayes to 25 years for manslaughter and 15 for attempted manslaughter. The defense has noted the absence of any serio...


Vikings to open season on Monday Night Football at home against Saints

The Saints are coming off three consecutive 7-9 seasons. A source confirmed that the Vikings will play at Detroit on November 23 on Thanksgiving. Other repo...


Cardell Hayes sentenced in death of former Saints standout Will Smith

Hayes' sentencing ran Wednesday and Thursday at the Orleans Parish Criminal Court. But Assistant District Attorney Jason Napoli noted that Michael Burnside sa...


Fox stock holds steady following O'Reilly firing

If records are any indication of the company's support, the claims don't appear to be unfounded. "As time went on, I noticed... if no one was around he would ma...


Rep. Jason Chaffetz will not run for reelection in 2018

News of Chaffetz's plans was first reported by BuzzFeed . For the time being, Chaffetz says, he will "return to the private sector". Chaffetz, the chairma...


Malloy begins process of possible state worker layoffs

The layoffs are expected to save about $80 million. Malloy says those 1,000 reductions would be "a first step toward resolving" the state's estimated $1.7 billi...


USA tells North Korea: We don't want a fight, don't start one

In the same press conference, spokesman Lu Kang praised recent United States statements on the North Korean issue. "Those who would challenge our resolve or r...


Fox ousts Bill O'Reilly after sexual harassment allegations, probe

Five women, mainly former Fox staff, had been quietly paid a total of A$17 million following their allegations that O'Reilly over a number of years had sexual...