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Oklahoma school district pays $125,000 to family after teacher had sex with student

An Oklahoma school district settled a lawsuit over a 31-year-old English teacher who had sex with an eighth-grade student. The student’s family was paid $125,000, The Daily Mail reported. The Oklahoman reported in June that Jennifer Caswell pleaded ...
Posted: July 25, 2017, 9:40 am

Duck and cover 2.0: How North Korea is prompting new efforts to prepare for a nuclear attack

Fleets of big black trucks, harbor boats and aircraft, equipped with radiation sensors and operated by specially trained law enforcement teams, are ready to swing into action in Los Angeles for a catastrophe that nobody even wants to think about: a North ...
Posted: July 25, 2017, 9:22 am

Senate GOP floats scaled-down healthcare bill

Senate Republicans are considering passing a dramatically scaled-down version of their ObamaCare repeal bill as a way to pass something and set up negotiations with the House, according to GOP aides. The measure, known as a "skinny bill," is intended to be ...
Posted: July 25, 2017, 7:54 am

Study: CTE Found In Nearly All Donated NFL Player Brains

As the country starts to get back into its most popular professional team sport, there is a reminder of how dangerous football can be. An updated study published Tuesday by the Journal of the American Medical Association on football players and the ...
Posted: July 24, 2017, 10:00 pm

Family of Americans detained in Iran pleads for their release "before it's too late"

The families of four prisoners detained in Iran say Tehran is using them to extract political and financial concessions from Washington. Those families will testify before Congress Tuesday. President Trump issued a sharp warning of "serious consequences ...
Posted: July 25, 2017, 5:24 am
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