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Roy Moore weighs legal action against female accusers

Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore at a news conference last week in Birmingham, Alabama. Brynn Anderson / AP Moore has previously threatened to sue The Washington Post, which first reported the allegations against him, and Alabama Media Group, which publishes The Birmingham News, The Huntsville Times and the Press-Register of Mobile. In the interview Tuesday […]
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California has approved legal pot, but black market growers thrive

SQUAW VALLEY, Calif. — On one October morning in the foothills of the Sierra Mountains below Sequoia National Park, Fresno County Sheriff’s Department Lt. Matt Alexander and the task force he leads prepared for a familiar operation. Their targets were two illegal marijuana growing operations identified from the air by a helicopter the day before. […]
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Gabby Douglas says she was abused by team doctor, too

Gabby Douglas competes on the beam during the women’s qualifications at the Rio Olympics on Aug. 7, 2016. MIKE BLAKE / Reuters “It would be like saying that because of the leotards we wore, it was our fault that we were abused by Larry Nassar,” she added. A representative for the Olympian confirmed the authenticity […]
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Justice Dept. investigating Harvard's affirmative action policies

The Justice Department is demanding Harvard University to release a trove of records for its investigation into the school’s use of race in admissions. The new investigation is probing the school’s compliance with Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, which bars institutions that receive federal funding from discriminating based on race, color or […]
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Justice Dept. investigating Harvard's affirmative action policies

The Justice Department is demanding Harvard University to release a trove of records for its investigation into the school’s use of race in admissions. The new investigation is probing the school’s compliance with Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, which bars institutions that receive federal funding from discriminating based on race, color or […]
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Justice Dept. investigating Harvard's affirmative action policies

The Justice Department is demanding Harvard University to release a trove of records for its investigation into the school’s use of race in admissions. The new investigation is probing the school’s compliance with Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, which bars institutions that receive federal funding from discriminating based on race, color or […]
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Jury gets case in S.F. killing that ignited immigration debate

Kathryn Steinle was shot dead at San Francisco’s Pier 14 while out for an evening stroll with her father along the waterfront. Steinle Family Steinle was walking with her father and a family friend on a sunny day in July 2015 when she was shot, collapsing into her father’s arms. Garcia Zarate, who was at […]
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Secret gay life of married 'family values' lawmaker was not so secret

COLUMBUS, Ohio — As Wes Goodman built a political career around values including “committed natural marriage,” the 33-year-old Republican was secretly engaging in sexual encounters with men online, via cellphone and, on one significant occasion, in his state office.  This undated photo provided by the Ohio House of Representatives shows Wes Goodman, an ex-Republican Ohio […]