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Doctor fined $30K for illegally prescribing Prince medication week before singer's death

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Richard E. Aaron/Redferns(ST. PAUL, Minn.) — A Minnesota doctor who prescribed an opioid painkiller for Prince a week before the musician’s 2016 death has agreed to pay $30,000 to settleRead More

Woman allegedly paid dark web company in bitcoin to kill lover's wife, prosecutors say

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DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office(WOODRIDGE, Ill.) — An Illinois woman is suspected of moving through the shadows of the dark web to carry out a sinister murder-for-hire plot, even usingRead More

Father of slain children 'hugged every' juror he could after guilty verdict in nanny trial

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — After a jury found a New York City nanny guilty of murdering two young children in her care, the slain kids’ father said he hugged as manyRead More

Columbine principal reflects on 'worst nightmare' 19 years after shooting

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ABC News(LITTLETON, Colo.) — “No one ever believed it would happen at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. But hopefully people across the nation, across the state will realize thatRead More

Syracuse Theta Tau fraternity suspended for ‘extremely racist’ video

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Google Maps(SYRACUSE, N.Y.) — Syracuse University suspended one of its professional fraternity chapters after video surfaced showing members of Theta Tau acting in an “extremely racist” and “homophobic” manner, theRead More

Bill Cosby defense witness stumbles in explaining discrepancies in testimony

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Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images(NORRISTOWN, Pa.) — The star witness for Bill Cosby’s legal team was undermined during cross-examination on Wednesday when she conceded that her testimony differed from previous statements sheRead More

Dashcam video shows police narrowly avoiding injury in house blast

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Hurst Police Department via Facebook(HURST, Texas) — Police in Texas have released shocking dashcam video today of a dramatic explosion of an SUV crashing into a house and then apparentlyRead More

New details released in alleged multistate crime spree of woman accused of killing 2

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Dodge County Sheriff’s Office(BLOOMING PRAIRIE, Minn.) — A 56-year-old Minnesota woman wanted for allegedly shooting her husband to death, then killing and stealing the identity of Florida woman, is onRead More

Barbara Bush's funeral: 'We'll be celebrating her life,' pastor says

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Scott Olson/Getty Images(HOUSTON) — As more than 1,500 people, including first lady Melania Trump, fill St. Martin’s Episcopal Church in Houston on Saturday morning for the funeral of Barbara Bush,Read More

Bay Area earthquake could lead to massive loss of life and property: USGS report

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ABC News (SAN FRANCISCO) — A new report details the potential effects that could be produced by a hypothetical major earthquake on a California fault running underneath the Bay Area.Read More