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'My God, we're scared': Serial attacks put a suburb on edge

Dec 2, 2020

A series of random attacks on men in a Boston suburb has angered city leaders, frustrated police and frightened residents

Police guide that calls BLM a terrorist group draws outrage

Dec 2, 2020

A prominent law enforcement training group is promoting a lengthy research document riddled with falsehoods and conspiracies that urges local police to treat Black Lives Matter activists as terrorists plotting a violent revolution

Prosecutors seek to have 3 tossed Pilot convictions restored

Dec 2, 2020

Federal prosecutors are seeking to restore the tossed convictions for the former president of Pilot Flying J and two former employees related to a rebate scheme to cheat trucking companies out of millions of dollars

FBI agent shot, Ohio homicide suspect killed in Louisiana

Dec 2, 2020

An FBI agent was shot and an Ohio homicide suspect was killed in Louisiana while the agent was executing a search warrant for the man who authorities say had also abducted the homicide victim's adult daughter

Officer shouldn't have shot Black man: Police chief

Dec 2, 2020

The union declined to confirm whether officer had been fired.

Naval Academy midshipman reaches a milestone for Black women

Dec 2, 2020

A midshipman at the U.S. Naval Academy has become the first Black woman selected for the academy's top student leadership position

Woman who fled business fraud sentencing seeks early release

Dec 2, 2020

An Ohio woman who fled the U.S. ahead of her sentencing in one of the country's biggest corporate fraud cases is asking for early release from prison

Man pleads guilty to killing woman after remains found

Dec 2, 2020

A Kentucky man has pleaded guilty to killing a woman whose remains were found six months after she disappeared

Police: Beaten bowling manager asked patrons to wear masks

Dec 2, 2020

A bowling alley manager was assaulted after he asked some patrons to wear masks.

Alaska man charged in the shooting deaths of aunt, 3 cousins

Dec 2, 2020

An Alaska man has been charged with four counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of his aunt and three cousins

Bobcat burned in California wildfire set for release to wild

Dec 1, 2020

A young bobcat that was badly burned in a Southern California wildfire will be released back into the wild

Kwanza Hall wins runoff election to briefly fill seat in Congress of the late civil rights legend John Lewis

Dec 1, 2020

Kwanza Hall wins runoff election to briefly fill seat in Congress of the late civil rights legend John Lewis

Today in History

Dec 1, 2020

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Dec. 2, the 337th day of 2020. There are 29 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 2, 1982, in the first operation of its kind, doctors at the University of Utah Medical Center implan…

UN experts: South Sudan's latest peace effort has stalled

Dec 1, 2020

U.N. experts say South Sudan’s latest peace effort has stalled