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light attendant set for release from immigration detention

iStock_dkfielding(WASHINGTON) — A flight attendant detained by immigration authorities for more than a month after traveling to Mexico for work was set for release Friday, her lawyer and husband said.Read More

US Customs and Border Protection detain 9-year-old US citizen for 32 hours without her parents at border

Mario Tama/Getty Images(SAN YSIDRO, Calif) — Federal officials at the Mexico border detained a 9-year-old U.S. citizen for 32 hours without her parents in order “to perform due diligence inRead More

Man exonerated over wrongful rape conviction after 36 years in prison

WBRZ(NEW ORLEANS) — Three people testified that he was asleep at home when the rape occurred. The fingerprints at the scene were not a match. He is several inches shorterRead More

Health food store employee allegedly taunted Jewish coworker about being in ‘gas chamber’: Police

Google Maps Street View(KINGSTON, N.Y.) — A former employee of Kingston, New York, a family-owned health food store was arrested on Friday for repeatedly harassing a Jewish co-worker, including anRead More

Sydney Aiello, 19-year-old Parkland survivor, dies from suicide

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(PARKLAND, Fla.) — A former high school student who survived last year’s Parkland, Florida high school shooting massacre has died from an apparent suicide, according to officials. SydneyRead More

Former New York City police officer indicted with tampering a crime scene after he shot a man: Sources

iStock/Graffizone(NEW YORK) — A former New York City police officer was indicted for attempting to cover up a crime scene after shooting a man in the face, multiple sources confirmedRead More

Teen arrested over 'ethnic cleansing' threat that closed Charlottesville schools for 2 days

ogolne/iStock(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — A 17-year-old male was arrested over race-based threats against the Charlottesville school system, local police say. The Virginia city’s public schools were closed for two days —Read More

Charlottesville schools closed over 'racially charged' online threat

ogolne/iStock(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — Public schools in Charlottesville, Virginia are shutdown for the second day in a row over an online threat. The threat was “racially charged” though no further specificRead More

Flooding continues in Midwest as more towns evacuated

ABC News(NEW YORK) — At least 12 levees have been breached on the Missouri River in the last week as record flooding continues in the Plains and the Midwest. ThousandsRead More

DNA testing exonerates dead man in Florida woman's murder 36 years later

Jack Harold Jones (L) and Ronald Henry Stewart (R) in undated photos. (Arkansas Department of Corrections/Florida Department of Corrections) (FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.) — Prosecutors in Florida are asking for aRead More