Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is pushing an ordinance that would allow the city to sue gang members to seize their assets. NBC News’ Safia Ali explains how the proposal would work.
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The Ohio Republican said he did not speak to Trump during the attack. He had previously said he did.
The former president's new complaint gets an "F" for historical accuracy.
(Reuters) -Partial human remains were found on Wednesday in a Florida wilderness area where authorities were searching for Brian Laundrie, the fiance of Gabby Petito, a young woman who vanished on a road trip with Laundrie, the FBI said on Wednesday. The Sarasota County Medical Examiner's Office was called on Wednesday morning to the Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental Park where the search for Laundrie was under way, a spokesperson for the office said earlier.
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The far-right group is sometimes associated with anti-government ideas, but on a local level, it has already made inroads in democratic institutions.View Entire Post ›
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Here is what Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz said after pleading guilty to 17 counts of murder in the 2018 massacre.
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Chicago Mayor Lightfoot gets heat for requesting suburban police officers fill in for cops she may fire
The National Fraternal Order of Police issued a blistering statement in response to Chicago’s request for suburban police officers to volunteer to help fight surging crime in the city’s urban center.
“I lost my mind," said the conservative personality.
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The Los Angeles City Council approved a ban on camping at certain locations in the first use of a new set of laws that passed over the summer.
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An Army vet falsely claimed he was paralyzed. He got $1 million in payouts - and spent some on a BMW, feds say.
In 2007, two years after William Rich was wounded by an explosion in Iraq, federal investigators say the U.S. Army veteran wheeled himself into an appointment with a Veterans Affairs physician for a checkup on his injuries. Rich, according to the doctor, was a paraplegic. "Since his accident, he has been paralyzed in both lower extremities; has been confined to a wheelchair and has no control of bowel, or bladder," the doctor allegedly wrote, adding that he did not order an X-ray because he "did
Laundrie family lawyer says 'probability is strong' that the apparent human remains found are Brian's
Steven Bertolino said items belonging to Brian Laundrie, Gabby Petito's fiance, were found near the apparent human remains.
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Dozens of New York City taxi drivers started a hunger strike Wednesday to protest the crushing debt brought on by the failed medallion program.
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The former president is jealous of how the media is covering the late Republican's death
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The Washington, D.C. chapter of climate activist organization Sunrise movement canceled its speaking appearance at a rally for D.C. statehood and federal voting legislation over Zionist Jewish groups' participation in the event.
Five hikers were walking along a trail in British Columbia, Canada, when they were alerted that two men had slipped off a rock and fallen into a pool just before the rapids below. Quick thinking: On Oct. 11, Kuljinder Kinda, a Sikh electrician from Punjab, India, and his friends were hiking in Golden Ears Provincial Park when a group ahead told them to call for help, NBC News reported. Instead, they came up with the idea to fashion together a makeshift rope out of their turbans and other clothing to pull the men back up.
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Wearing the required white suit and black tie of Haitian leaders, Jimmy “Barbecue” Chérizier, a former cop turned wanted gang leader, walked up Sunday to the monument commemorating the assassination of the founding father of the nation, Jean-Jacques Dessalines, and placed the traditional wreath at its base before giving a military salute.
"Police lady...? Can I tell you something?"
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Screenshot/WWLP via YouTubeA professor at a New England liberal arts college for women, who used a fire poker, rock, and pruning shears to torture a colleague for hours, was sentenced on Wednesday to at least a decade in prison.Rie Hachiyanagi, 50, an art professor at Mount Holyoke College in western Massachusetts’ Pioneer Valley, pleaded guilty in Franklin County Superior Court on Friday to nine charges in connection with the attack on fellow professor Lauret Savoy at Savoy’s home, according to
The extremist first-term lawmaker was accused of promoting toxic masculinity with his "raise them to be a monster" speech.
“I don’t know what the red lines are for one U.S. senator who has an amazing amount of power,” Rep. Veronica Escobar said of the Arizona centrist.
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Joey Holz, whose experiment went viral, told Insider he specifically applied to businesses that were publicly complaining of a worker shortage.