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Man arrested who allegedly threatened Hispanics, believed Trump wanted a 'racial war'

(SEATTLE) -- The Department of Justice announced the arrest of a Maryland man on Tuesday who allegedly sent threatening messages to a Spanish restaurant employee and said he wanted to kill every Hispanic person in Miami. The 35-year-old man, Eric Lin, repeatedly expressed an affinity for President Donald Trump, who…... Read More

Jeffrey Epstein trafficked women for sex while on work release, women say in lawsuits

(NEW YORK) -- Jeffrey Epstein had sex with women who were trafficked to his Florida office and home while he was on work release from jail in 2009, two of those women alleged in new federal court complaints.It’s among the allegations against the deceased financier laid out in three separate…... Read More

Jeffrey Epstein signed redrafted will 2 days before jail suicide

(NEW YORK) -- Multimillionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein redrafted his last will and testament two days before his death by suicide in a federal jail in New York, enlisting a lawyer for Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to witness him signing the document and appointing Bill Gates' former…... Read More

Energy Star's thermostat recommendations surprise the internet

(WASHINGTON) -- A federal program is taking some serious heat for recommending that homes be kept at 78 degrees during the day.Energy Star, a program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy, said people should set their thermostat to 78 degrees when they are home…... Read More

Video released in search for man who targeted, killed retired administrator on Cal State Fullerton campus

(FULLERTON, Calif.) -- Police released surveillance video Tuesday in the search for a man wanted for targeting and killing a retired administrator on California State University Fullerton's campus.Steven Shek Keung Chan, 57, was found in a car in a campus parking lot with "numerous" stab wounds Monday morning, according to…... Read More

'The unthinkable is becoming normal': 9-year-old boy gunned down in car, sparking outrage in Durham

(DURHAM, N.C.) -- A 9-year-old boy was sitting in a car when he was shot dead this week in Durham, N.C., sparking outrage and a renewed call to get guns off the street.Zion Person was among five children and one adult in the car when a gunman opened fire from…... Read More

Man, woman dead in apparent murder-suicide; 2-year-old unharmed at the scene: Police

(LOS ANGELES) -- A man and woman were found dead in an apparent murder-suicide Monday night while a 2-year-old girl was safe at the scene, authorities said.The man and woman, who were not identified, were both discovered dead from gunshot wounds Monday night in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Sun…... Read More

Man clinging to capsized sailboat for 12 hours rescued by boaters in Lake Erie

(MARBLEHEAD, Ohio) -- A man who clung to the hull of his sailboat for 12 hours after it capsized in Lake Erie was rescued by boaters who happened upon him the next morning.The man was sailing home to Port Clinton on Sunday when the winds picked up around 8 p.m.,…... Read More

Severe storms targeting Midwest, Northeast as West stays hot

(NEW YORK) -- More than 140 damaging storms were reported on Monday from Georgia up to Maine. New Jersey and Delaware experienced gusts of 75 mph, and wind speeds in Long Island, New York, reached 67 mph. Parts of Massachusetts saw hail larger than golf balls as areas around Philadelphia…... Read More

Father walks into NC police station to confess daughter's murder: Police

(MONROE, N.C.) -- A 32-year-old North Carolina man allegedly confessed to killing his daughter, according to authorities. Joshua Lee Burgess, 32, walked into the Union County Sheriff’s Office in North Carolina at 9:24 a.m. on Sunday morning to turn himself in for murder, police said.His 15-year-old daughter, Zaria Joshalyn Burgess,…... Read More

'Joke or not, these types of comments are felonies': Police arrest Florida teen for online threat

(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- A 15-year-old student was arrested in Central Florida on Friday after authorities said he made an online threat to shoot up his school.The unnamed teenager, who attends Seabreeze High School in Daytona Beach, allegedly posted a comment on a video game chat platform on Thursday using…... Read More

Video surfaces showing California high school students giving Nazi salute

(GARDEN GROVE, Calif.) -- A group of Southern California high school students sparked outrage on Monday after video surfaced of them giving the Nazi salute while a German World War II-era marching song played in the background.The video shows several male students from Pacifica High School in Garden Grove, California,…... Read More

Retired administrator stabbed to death on Cal State Fullerton campus

(FULLERTON, Calif.) -- A retired administrator was stabbed to death on California State University Fullerton's campus Monday morning, launching a manhunt for the suspect.The victim was identified by police Monday night as 57-year-old Steven Shek Keung Chan from Hacienda Heights. Police said he "was a retired administrator working as a…... Read More

Ohio boy makes big donation to St. Jude after winning $15,000 at county fair

(NEW YORK) -- An Ohio school district celebrated one of its students in a social media post on Monday after he made a generous donation to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.Diesel Pippert, a seventh grader at Western Reserve Local Schools, donated $15,000 -- the entirety of his livestock premiums from…... Read More