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North Carolina judges slam GOP gerrymandering in stinging ruling, reject district maps

North Carolina judges slam GOP gerrymandering in stinging ruling, reject district maps

The ruling found state legislative boundaries were so partisan they violated the state constitution. A panel of three judges in North Carolina thre ...
911 dispatcher scolds caller stranded in floodwaters shortly before she drowns

911 dispatcher scolds caller stranded in floodwaters shortly before she drowns

"You’re not going to die. I don’t know why you’re freaking out," the 911 operator said to the woman. When first responders reached the caller, she had ...
Trump admin pulling millions from FEMA disaster relief to send to southern border

Trump admin pulling millions from FEMA disaster relief to send to southern border

Combined with existing space, the funding would allow ICE to detain nearly 50,000 immigrants at one time. The Trump administration is pulling $271 ...
Ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio, pardoned by Trump, wants his old job back “Watch out world! We are back!”

Ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio, pardoned by Trump, wants his old job back “Watch out world! We are back!”

Arpaio, 87, says in announcing he is again running for sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona. Joe Arpaio, the tough-guy former sheriff of Maricopa Co ...
There were no guidelines for fecal transplants. Then, a patient died.

There were no guidelines for fecal transplants. Then, a patient died.

For decades, fecal transplants went unregulated, with doctors performing them as they pleased. In June, after a patient died and another was sicken ...
A top NASA astronaut is accused of hacking her estranged spouse’s bank account from space

A top NASA astronaut is accused of hacking her estranged spouse’s bank account from space

"Lt Col. Anne McClain has an accomplished military career, flew combat missions in Iraq and is one of NASA’s top astronauts," the space agency said. ...
Washing raw chicken won’t clean it, but it could make you sick

Washing raw chicken won’t clean it, but it could make you sick

Here's proof that washing raw chicken can splatter unwanted bacteria around your kitchen. It's the gooey bits on raw chicken that compel Rita Ross ...
Migrant families are being separated under remain-in-Mexico policy, complaint alleges

Migrant families are being separated under remain-in-Mexico policy, complaint alleges

An advocacy group called for an inquiry into famili !s being split up at the border, with parents sent back to Mexico and children sent to U.S. shelte ...
5 people injured after dump truck crashes into Seattle Subway restaurant

5 people injured after dump truck crashes into Seattle Subway restaurant

A dump truck crashed through a Subway restaurant in Seattle on Aug. 19, 2019 according to the Seattle Fire Department, resulting in injuries to ...
White nationalist arrested for alleged threat against Ohio Jewish community center

White nationalist arrested for alleged threat against Ohio Jewish community center

James Patrick Reardon, 20, allegedly posted an Instagram video of himself firing a gun along with a caption about shooting at a Youngstown JCC. An Oh ...