As Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday is recognized across the country, many use it as a day of service to honor the life and legacy of one of the most prominent leaders in the civil rights movement.
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Video of the attack shows the student getting in her teacher's face before putting her hands on her.
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Victoria Triece had been an approved volunteer at the Orlando elementary school for the last five years.
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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.
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Police in Leawood released video clips Thursday showing several moments from an incident Wednesday when a Kia passenger car was dragged for miles underneath a semi.
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Lindsay Clancy, 32, allegedly strangled her three kids before attempting suicide
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A video of Tyre Nichols being killed by police is due to be released Friday. Even the police chief says what it shows is 'heinous' and 'inhumane.'
Tyre Nichols died after he was beaten by police at a traffic stop. Chief Cerelyn Davis said the footage shows a "disregard of basic human rights."
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.
The baby in the photo is now 13 years old.
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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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The 8-month-old boy who was seriously injured inside his Duxbury home Tuesday night has died of his injuries at a Boston hospital.
The request indicates an "active criminal investigation" by the Justice Department, a campaign finance lawyer told The Washington Post.
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The video showing a traffic stop by members of the Memphis Police Department that led to the death of Tyre Nichols was released by the city of Memphis Friday.
The odor of urine and feces was “very strong,” animal waste was on the floor, and trash was throughout the house, police said.
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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.
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Internet scammers have been using the address of a Texas retiree to send sex-seeking men to her Plano home, prompting authorities to set up nearby traffic cameras to dissuade would-be Johns, police said Friday.
Jason Harley Kloepfer was awakened by a SWAT team at his North Carolina home and shot multiple times.
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It’s a tragedy that many observers have struggled to wrap their minds around: How could a 6-year-old access a loaded gun, bring it to school and fire it as his teacher? And how could school leaders ignore multiple warnings the little boy was armed? In the weeks since the Jan. 6 shooting in Newport News, […]
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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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The girl suffered first-degree burns, according to her mom.
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