Consumer Groups Accuse Facebook of Duping Children
The groups called on the Federal Trade Commission to investigate whether Facebook violated consumer protection and child privacy laws.
33 minutes ago - NY Times
Detective says Downers Grove man who supplied drugs in death of 15-year-old exchange student professed love for her in texts
A police detective on Thursday recounted in court some of the thousands of text messages exchanged between a 15-year-old female foreign exchange student and the Downers Grove...
37 minutes ago - Chicago Tribune
Philando Castile's Uncle Works To Bridge Gap Between Community, Police
MINNEAPOLIS - Family members of Philando Castile have been working tirelessly since his death to help decrease the number of people who die after interacting with...
39 minutes ago - CBS
Middle-aged women dying at alarming rate from overdoses, CDC finds
The rate of deaths from opioid overdoses soared by nearly 500 percent among women over 30, the CDC found.
39 minutes ago - NBC News
Lake Villa man get 7 years in prison for heroin overdose death of Gurnee woman
A Lake Villa man was sentenced to seven years in prison Thursday for the heroin overdose death of a Gurnee woman in 2017. Glenn Trauthwein, 37, was sentenced by Lake County...
45 minutes ago - Chicago Tribune
Will Graham gives exclusive interview a year after grandfather Rev. Billy Graham's death
Will Graham gave an exclusive interview to Madeleine Hackett a year after his grandfather Rev. Billy Graham died.
49 minutes ago - WYFF
Person of interest sought in Highland County death investigation
Authorities are asking the public for help finding a person of interest in a death investigation.
1 hour ago - WLWT
Ontario man who sexually assaulted and murdered his own baby is freed from prison
Wayne Sibbald McBride, an Ontario man who sexually assaulted and murdered his infant daughter in 1985, has just been freed from prison. At his request, the 59-year-old was...
1 hour ago - National Post
YouTube axes tens of millions of comments in crackdown on child sexual exploitation
YouTube cracked down Thursday on pedophilic content on the video site by purging tens of millions of comments, which serve as a kind of powerful but overlooked social network...
1 hour ago - Los Angeles Times
Study finds spike in child abuse-related deaths in Pennsylvania
Calls to the Pennsylvania ChildLine system for reporting suspected abuse increased by about 50 percent over a three-year period.
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New election ordered in undecided US House race after ballot fraud investigation
The North Carolina State Board of Elections voted 5-0 Thursday to hold a new election in the 9th Congressional District.
Mom placed under arrest after posting school fistfight on social media
A mom in Louisiana shared a viral video of a high school fight and now has to answer for her actions, authorities said.
Mark Harris calls for new election in North Carolina House race
The North Carolina State Board of Elections on Thursday ordered a do-over in the state's 9th Congressional district after officials concluded the Nov. 6 contest was marred by...
Winter in Las Vegas? Rare weather brings snow angels, snowball fights
A snowman near the famous Las Vegas welcome sign and snowballs were just some of the ways people marked the rare snowfall there.
'Dedicated worker': Park ranger furloughed during shutdown wins huge lottery...
A park ranger furloughed during the partial federal government shutdown has claimed a lottery jackpot worth tens of millions of dollars.
College basketball star injured after Nike shoe blows out in incident that...
Zion Williamson was knocked out of the North Carolina-Duke rivalry game by a knee injury after his Nike shoe blew out just 33 seconds into the game.
Jim Boeheim hits, kills man on Interstate roadside, report says
The Syracuse coach, 74, was driving late Wednesday night when he struck and killed a man walking outside a vehicle on Interstate 690.
Judge slaps Roger Stone with gag order after crosshairs photo
A federal judge on Thursday slapped a sweeping gag order on Roger Stone after he posted a photo of her on Instagram with crosshairs next to her head. “What concerns me is the...
Federal Prosecutors Broke Law With Plea Deal In Jeffrey Epstein Case, Judge Says
The federal prosecutors include U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, who was the U.S. attorney in Miami at the time.
Official: Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim hit, killed pedestrian on...
Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a pedestrian Wednesday night in New York, officials say.