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U.S. Congressman Nadler becomes woozy at briefing, says he feels better

12:14am IST

NEW YORK U.S. Representative Jerrold Nadler became woozy and appeared almost to faint during a press briefing on Friday with New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, but the congressman said soon after that he had been dehydrated and was now feeling better.

Nickel-and-dime debts prompt food fight over Rhode Island school lunches

10 May 2019

A move by a Rhode Island school district to collect overdue lunch money that often amounted to nickels and dimes erupted into a food fight with irate parents this week, and had administrators walking back their get-tough policy.

Minneapolis to pay police shooting victim's family $20 million

04 May 2019

Minneapolis city officials on Friday announced a $20 million settlement with the family of an Australian woman who was fatally shot by a police officer in 2017, just days after the officer was convicted of crimes associated with the killing. | Video

Trucker arrested in fiery Colorado pileup that killed four

26 Apr 2019

Police in Colorado have arrested a Texas truck driver on suspicion of vehicular homicide on Friday after they said he triggered a fiery multi-vehicle crash that killed at least four motorists on a busy interstate highway near Denver.

Notre-Dame's ashes spark renewed push to rebuild torched Louisiana churches

17 Apr 2019

The worldwide resolve to restore France's fire-devastated Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral provided an unexpected boost on Tuesday to a more modest campaign to rebuild three predominantly black churches in Louisiana that were torched in recent weeks.

Son of sheriff's deputy charged with burning three Louisiana black churches

12 Apr 2019

The son of a sheriff's deputy was charged with burning down three predominately black churches in southern Louisiana over the past two weeks, officials said on Thursday, saying they acted quickly out of concern he would strike again.

North Carolina gas blast kills at least one, injures 17

11 Apr 2019

A fiery gas explosion triggered by a construction worker in Durham, North Carolina, leveled a building on Wednesday, killing at least one person and injuring at least 17, authorities said.

UPDATE 2-North Carolina gas blast kills at least one, injures 17

11 Apr 2019

April 10 A fiery gas explosion triggered by a construction worker in Durham, North Carolina, leveled a building on Wednesday, killing at least one person and injuring at least 17, authorities said.

FBI's 'art cops': In hot pursuit of Renoirs, Rembrandts and ruby slippers

10 Apr 2019

NEW YORK When a 17th century Dutch painting looted by the Nazis turned up for sale in New York in late 2017, the FBI's Art Crime Team moved in, verified its identity and helped win a court order to return the work to its rightful owners.

Man who admitted role in Kansas 'swatting' death gets 20 years

30 Mar 2019

A California man was sentenced on Friday to 20 years in federal prison for making hoax calls, including a so-called "swatting" incident where Kansas police responded to a false report and fatally shot an unarmed man, prosecutors said.

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