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NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge says Vassar College did not act unfairly by expelling a student after deciding he violated school rules by having sex with a fellow student who was too intoxicated to consent. U.S. District Judge Ronnie Abrams rejected a gender discrimination...
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Dramatic dash-cam video released Tuesday shows a police officer in a Tucson suburb using his cruiser to ram an armed suspect, sending him flying in the air before the car smashes into a wall. The man survived the Feb. 19 crash, and prosecutors cleared the...
MARANA, Ariz. (AP) — Police in a Tucson suburb have released a video showing an officer using his cruiser to ram an armed suspect. The footage from two different police cruisers shows the suspect walking down a street and firing a weapon into the air. A police officer can be...
MIAMI (AP) — Melgen graduated from medical school in his native Dominican Republic and has lived in the U.S. since at least 1980, holding posts across the country while building a reputation as a top eye surgeon, records show. He was licensed in Florida in 1987 and treated "...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Immigrant children at a federal detention facility in Texas are acting depressed after months of regimentation and confinement, said a Honduran mother who was recently released with her 2-year-old son. Kenia Galeano, 26, said at a small protest Tuesday in...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Howling winds have wreaked havoc across northern Utah, causing a major pileup on a busy highway and briefly halting flights at Salt Lake City's airport. Sgt. Todd Royce of the Utah Highway Patrol says the afternoon pileup caused one death and 25 injuries...
CLEVELAND (AP) — A man killed in a hail of police gunfire after a high-speed chase 2½ years ago struggled with addictions and mental illness but was trying to fix his life, his sister testified Tuesday at the voluntary manslaughter trial of a Cleveland police officer. Michelle...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bird-flu strain that has already led to the deaths of nearly 2 million turkeys nationwide spread to an Iowa turkey farm, authorities said on Tuesday, bringing to six the number of states hit with the outbreak that was also confirmed at eight more farms...
DALLAS (AP) — A woman who operated a self-styled church was jailed Tuesday amid allegations she helped starve a 2-year-old boy to rid him of a "demon," then held a ceremony in her suburban Dallas home to try to revive him, according to police. Police believe the boy died but...