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CONROE, Texas (AP) -- A Texas judge has tentatively set a Dec. 1 trial date for Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson on a charge of felony child abuse for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son. Judge Kelly Case set the date Wednesday as Peterson made his...
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Same-sex couples who lined up to get married in Idaho and made plans to obtain wedding licenses in Las Vegas had their hopes dashed Wednesday after a U.S. Supreme Court justice temporarily blocked a lower-court ruling that declared gay marriage legal in Idaho...
The first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States died Wednesday morning in a Dallas hospital, according to a hospital spokesman. Thomas Eric Duncan was pronounced dead at 7:51 a.m. at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, where he was admitted Sept. 28 and had been...
A Daytona Beach, Florida strip club dancer is in Volusia County jail on assault with a deadly weapon and battery charges for attacking her boyfriend with an ax after he refused to speak to her. According to media reports 34-year-old Tammy Hiser was waiting for her boyfriend 28...
A Liberian man who is the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the US, reportedly helped carry a woman with Ebola to hospital days before flying to Texas. She is understood to have died hours later being turned away from the clinic in the Liberian capital Monrovia. The...
Harley-Davidson is recalling over a hundred thousand 2014 motorcyles due to a clutch that could fail and cause a stopped bike to creep forward and possibly crash. Another thirteen hundred bikes are being recalled, including the Electra Glide Ultra Classic and the CVO Road King...
A police officer was shot in the arm in Ferguson, Missouri, Saturday night after encountering two men at a community center. But authorities said they do not think the incident was related to recent protests. (Sept. 27) http://www.wcnc.com/story/news/crime/2014/09/28/ferguson-...
Colorado is now selling more recreational pot than medical pot, a turning point for the newly legal industry. Tax records released by the state Department of Revenue on Wednesday showed that the state sold $29.7 million worth of recreational marijuana in July, the most recent...
FCKH8.com, a “for-profit T-shirt company with an activist heart” released a new video Tuesday that uses kids from Ferguson, Missouri, to “educate white America about the racist reality in 2014.” The company recruited six young black kids from Ferguson, reportedly from the same...