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Charges have been filed against a man who fatally shot a dog at a Clear Lake dog park back in January. Two-year-old Diesel, a Staffordshire bull terrier, was shot and killed January at a dog park. Joseph Potts, 26, is charged with one count of cruelty to non-livestock animal...
The three biggest companies that collect and disseminate credit information on more than 200 million Americans will change the way they handle errors and list unpaid medical bills as part of the broadest industry overhaul in more than a decade. Under an agreement announced...
Hillary Clinton’s exclusive use of private email as secretary of state is testing relations between her emerging campaign and the Obama White House, and their responses could set the tone for how the two Democratic Party powerhouses interact during the next 20 months. The...
The Austin school board Monday will signal how far it plans to go in assessing how equitably it treats students from affluent and poor neighborhoods. The discussion is prompted by threats of legal action by the Texas Civil Rights Project, though some board members say this kind...
(CNN) A Michigan woman lost her Planet Fitness membership over the "inappropriate" manner in which she complained about a transgender woman in the locker room, a gym spokeswoman said. Yvette Cormier's membership was not canceled for simply raising the issue, "as we welcome all...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said the type of racial discrimination found in Ferguson, Missouri, is not unique to that police department, and he cast law enforcement reform as a chief struggle for today's civil rights movement. Obama said improving civil rights and...
Frustrated commuters could get back 50 minutes of time to relax a day, find more available spaces in parking lots and be at far less risk for car crashes in a world of self-driving cars. Those are just three of the benefits that could flow from a such a world, says a report...