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Oregon Fraternity Members With ‘No Respect for Mankind’ Trash National Forest While Partying

(Courtesy: Jennifer Vick Cox via Facebook)
(Courtesy: Jennifer Vick Cox via Facebook)

Members of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity at the University of Oregon allegedly trashed the Shasta Trinity National Forest on the weekend of May 21...




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    Parents Receive Letter About Son Missing Since 1977

    PORTLAND, Maine—A couple whose teenage son disappeared nearly 40 years ago from Maine has received a mysterious letter about him, rekindling police interest in the... Read more

  • US President Barack Obama speaks at the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative town hall event in Ho Chi Minh City on May 25, 2016. (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

    Vietnamese Rapper Suboi Drops Some Lines to Obama as He Talks Sexism and Freedom of Expression

    Vietnamese rapper Suboi dropped some lines for President Barack Obama during his visit to the Asian country on May 24. Suboi, regarded as Vietnam’s “Queen... Read more

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    Ohio Teen Keeps American Flag From Touching the Ground

    Cole Dotson, an Ohio high school senior, was driving when he saw an American flag that had nearly fallen to the ground. He stopped his... Read more

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    Pennsylvania Prison Mistakenly Held Inmate 17 Months Too Long

    Lancaster County Prison Warden Cheryl Steberger admitted in a statement on May 23 that an inmate had overstayed his or her welcome—by an extra 17... Read more

  • Ohio Students Told Not to Sing Hymn at Graduation, Do It Anyway

    Ohio students told not to sing Lord’s Prayer at graduation; do it anyway https://t.co/dcjuA9MBM6 — WFLA NEWS (@WFLA) May 25, 2016 Students who were told... Read more

  • Democratic presidential candidate former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during a Get Out the Vote rally at World Cafe Live at the Queen on April 25, 2016 in Wilmington, Delaware.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

    Hillary Clinton Broke Federal Rules With Emails, Says State Department Audit

    A State Department audit has found presidential candidate Hillary Clinton guilty of breaking federal rules with her private email server, a report said on May... Read more

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    Parents of 4-Year-Old Boy Who Shot, Killed 6-Year-Old Have to Pay $600K

    On Monday, a judge had to figure out how much a New Jersey child’s death in 2013 was worth to his parents. In 2014, Anthony Senatore... Read more

  • FILE - In this May 24, 2013 file photo, traffic begins to thicken as motorists getting an early jump to Memorial Day destinations in Indiana and Michigan travel an interstate freeway through Chicago. Auto club AAA on Friday, May 16, 2014 said it expects a total of 36.1 million people to travel 50 miles or more this Memorial Day Weekend. If that estimate holds true, it would be the largest amount of people traveling during the holiday weekend since 2005. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

    38 Million Expected on Roads for Memorial Day Weekend—Cheap Gas, Will Travel

    Memorial Day weekend 2016 is set to be a record breaker—with 38 million Americans projected to be on the road.  “The great American road trip is... Read more

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    Middle School Student Handcuffed and Charged With a Crime For Taking ‘Free’ Milk

    A middle school student in Virginia was handcuffed, suspended from school, and charged with a crime after taking free milk, his mother said. The student... Read more

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    Florida Police Officer Rescues Puppy While on Duty

    A police officer rescued a stray puppy in Florida, and the moment was captured. Officer Kareem Garibaldi of the Lakeland Police Department in Lakeland, Florida,... Read more

  • Defense attorney Mark O'Mara, left, talks to defendant George Zimmerman during a recess in Zimmerman's trial in Seminole circuit court in Sanford, Fla. June 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Orlando Sentinel, Joe Burbank, Pool, File)

    George Zimmerman Explains Why He Sold Gun

    The woman who purchased the gun that was used to shoot and kill 17-year-old Trayvon Martin will give it to her son as a gift,... Read more

  • FILE - In this May 16, 2016 file photo, a long line of travelers waiting for the TSA security check point at O'Hare International airport in Chicago. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has ousted its head of security operations and put new leadership in charge of screening operations at a major international airport, but long checkpoint lines and travel headaches already pervading the busy summer travel season are likely to continue. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford, File)

    TSA Chief Headed Back to Capitol Hill to Talk Airport Lines

    WASHINGTON—The head of the Transportation Security Administration is heading back to Capitol Hill Wednesday to try to explain what his agency is doing to deal... Read more

  • The flag flies at half-staff atop the White House in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 16, 2016, in honor of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia who died Saturday, Feb. 13, at age 79. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

    Gov’t Report: Feds Spend Billions to Run Ancient Technology

    WASHINGTON—The government is spending about three-fourths of its technology budget maintaining aging computer systems, including platforms more than 50 years old in vital areas from... Read more

  • Students arrive for their graduation ceremony at the Royal Festival Hall on October 13, 2015 in London, England. Students of the London South Bank University's School of Arts and Creative Industries attended their graduation ceremony at the Royal Festival Hall today.  (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

    Record Number of Young Adults Live with Their Parents

    WASHINGTON—Many of America’s young adults appear to be in no hurry to move out of their old bedrooms. For the first time on record, living... Read more

  • Professional motorcyclist Dave Mira arrives at the Inagural 'Arby's Action Sports Awards' held at Center Staging on November 30, 2006 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images); In this December 1967 file photo, Baltimore Colts defensive tackle Bubba Smith walks on a football field, location not known.  (AP Photo/File)

    BMX Legend Dave Mirra and NFL Player Bubba Smith Both Diagnosed With CTE

    BMX star Dave Mirra and former NFL pro-bowler, Bubba Smith, were diagnosed with Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), reports revealed on May 24. Mirra is the... Read more

  • TSA Tries New Screening System at Atlanta Airport to Cut Wait Time

    A new screening process, designed make airport security checkpoint lines quicker, is being trialled at the world’s busiest airport—Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) debuted the... Read more


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