Rep. George Santos, the New York Republican whose 2022 election to the House of Representatives flipped a seat previously held by a Democrat, faces pressure to resign for having reportedly lied extensively about his education, employment history and religious heritage. When Santos apologized for having “embellished” his resume, he also said, “We do stupid things in life.” Because I'm a nonprofit accounting scholar, what has really caught my eye are the reports that Santos fabricated a charity.
New details released about 46 arrested in prostitution sting, including Lewisville ISD coach, youth pastor
Dozens of local men – including some community leaders – were arrested recently at hotels in Frisco and Southlake as part of a multi-agency prostitution sting.
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Two children are dead and a baby was flown to a hospital with traumatic injuries after they were discovered inside a Duxbury home Tuesday night.
The gigantic Packard Auto Plant has been a 3,500,000-square-foot cancer in the heart of Detroit’s Eastside since the brand shuttered the facility in 1956 — two years before the brand would also disappear. After decades of neglect, the looming ruin is finally coming down.
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The Colorado baker who won a partial U.S. Supreme Court victory after refusing to make a gay couple’s wedding cake because of his Christian faith lost an appeal Thursday in his latest legal fight, involving his rejection of a request for a birthday cake celebrating a gender transition. The Colorado Court of Appeals ruled that that the cake Autumn Scardina requested from Jack Phillips and Masterpiece Cakeshop, which was to be pink with blue frosting, is not a form of speech. Relying on the findings of a Denver judge in a 2021 trial in the dispute, the appeals court said Phillips' shop initially agreed to make the cake but then refused after Scardina explained that she was going to use it to celebrate her transition from male to female.
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Police are investigating after razor blades were found inside the handles of gas pumps in multiple locations across a county in western North Carolina.
The odor of urine and feces was “very strong,” animal waste was on the floor, and trash was throughout the house, police said.
Authorities issued an arrest warrant for a Duxbury mother in connection with the deaths of her two young children who were found unconscious in their home on Tuesday night.
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Madison Brooks, 19, died from "multiple traumatic injuries" after she was hit by car in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on Jan. 15, shortly after the LSU sophomore was allegedly raped
- Charlotte Observer
The girl suffered first-degree burns, according to her mom.
- The Daily Beast
San Francisco Superior CourtDramatic body-cam footage of the infamous hammer attack on Rep. Nancy Pelosi’s husband Paul Pelosi was finally made public Friday, shedding more light on what happened last October.The clip was filmed by an officer who first responded to the violent break-in at the Pelosis’ San Francisco mansion.Warning: the footage below is graphic#EXCLUSIVEJust released police body camera video shows moments David DePape attacked Paul Pelosi at his# San Francisco homeWARNING: VIDEO
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The remains were found Jan. 17, one week after the search for the missing toddler began.
Reports newly released by the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Thursday revealed that Aiden Fucci, a teenager charged with the murder of 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey, has reportedly engaged in multiple disturbing instances while incarcerated at the Duval County Jail.
When one thinks of Las Vegas and theft, the image that inevitably springs up is one that could come straight out of the Bourne franchise or "Casino Royale" -- one puts on a poker face and smooth-talks an evildoer into giving away information critical to recouping thousands of stolen dollars. As first reported by local news, a hot-air balloon used to take tourists on once-in-a-lifetime tours of the city and nearby Grand Canyon has gone missing only to be recovered in a vacant lot a few days later. How Does A Huge Hot-Air Balloon Go Missing?
- Erie Times News
Pauline Bauer, who owns a restaurant in Kane, McKean County, initially appeared in U.S. District Court in Erie. She claimed law did not apply to her.
- Business Insider
Brett Kavanaugh praises newcomer Ketanji Brown Jackson as a 'thoroughly prepared' justice who's 'off to a great start'
Kavanaugh, who sits next to Jackson on the bench, said she "hit the ground running" and fits in well with the group.
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The restaurant opened in 1976 in what once was the old Gulf View Inn. Guests for years have flocked there around sunset to watch the colorful show.
The father of once missing Harmony Montgomery was indicted by a grand jury on January 20th on a charge of second-degree murder, according to new court documents.
- Yahoo News UK
Lavinia Pinner punched, kicked, scratched and bit the teenager while banging his head against a wall when she thought he was threatening her partner outside the boy's home in Cheshire.
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A West Virginia man was arrested after he allegedly kidnapped a woman and burned her with a butane torch, according to a criminal complaint.