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Woman was raped hours after she left #MeToo rally, prosecutors say

The suspect was charged Wednesday with second-degree rape and sodomy. He allegedly told police, "I guess I tried to force myself on her, and I feel like such a terrible person for it."        

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Woman was raped hours after she left #MeToo rally, prosecutors say

The suspect was charged Wednesday with second-degree rape and sodomy. He allegedly told police, "I guess I tried to force myself on her, and I feel like such a terrible person for it."         

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Three scholars wrote absurd research papers, seeking to expose the excesses of studies that they say are less about seeking truth than airing grievances. Aspects of the episode mirror the Kavanaugh fight.

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Hurricane Michael unleashed ‘widespread catastrophic damage’ at Tyndall Air Force Base, officials say

Tyndall Air Force base in Panama City, Florida suffered “severe damage” to “the base infrastructure” as a result of getting pummeled by Hurricane Michael, base officials said Thursday.

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California man charged after threatening to kill Feinstein

LANCASTER, Calif. — A Southern California man has been arrested after authorities say he sent an email threatening to kill U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein. Authorities say Craig Shaver of Lancaster sent a Sept. 30 email to the senator. Other details weren’t disclosed. Prosecutors said Thursday that...

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MLB playoffs down to final four teams | Lucas

The world expected three, but not the fourth. We are down to the final four teams in the Major League Baseball season. The Los Angeles Dodgers and Milwaukee Brewers will begin their best of seven series tonight to see who represents the National League in the 2018 World Series, and the Houston...

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Simms: Beckham’s comments were best thing for Giants

There is never a shortage of opinions when it comes to evaluating Odell Beckham Jr.’s off-the-field actions. His ESPN interview generated attention galore. Beckham did not outwardly support Eli Manning, seemed to question coach Pat Shurmur’s offense and would not even say he was happy to be...

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Man critically injured after fall on set of Mr. Rogers movie starring Tom Hanks, reports say

A man fell two stories on the set of the Mr. Rogers movie on Thursday. The story of the children entertainer stars Tom Hanks.         

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Mudslide kills 12 people in central Colombia

BOGOTA, Colombia >> Colombian disaster officials say at least 12 people have died in a mudslide that swept through their mountainside homes.

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Get your first look at Idris Elba's villain in the Fast & Furious spin-off

Welcome to the family, Idris Elba. Last week, Dwayne Johnson shared the first photo of him and Jason Statham together in their upcoming Fast & Furious spin-off, Hobbs and Shaw. But while we’ve seen Luke Hobbs (Johnson) and Deckard Shaw (Statham) face off before, Johnson has now given us a true...

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Mike Zimmer calls report 'false' that Vikings don't expect Everson Griffen to return anytime soon

Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer was asked Thursday if the team expects defensive end Everson Griffen to return at any point in the 2018 season. “I saw the report and I think it was false,” Zimmer said. “Let’s just say that.” What report? “There was a report from, was it [ESPN’s Adam]...

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The new iTunes scam that's trying to steal money from N.J. residents

The email scam asks people to buy the gift cards and then send the redemption code back to the sender. A new email scam in which cyber criminals attempt to get people to purchase iTunes gift cards and then give out the redemption code is being reported throughout New Jersey. The scammers pose...

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It was my eyeglass case, not a gun that spurred gunpoint police stop at college

The video of the incident went viral. Some students felt it was an example of police racial bias Watch video Altaif Hassan, one of two black students detained at gunpoint at Rowan University Oct. 1, said he realized the whole ordeal was set in motion when a bystander mistook his black case for his...

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Union leaders say Keith Ellison will stand up for workers as attorney general

Union members said Ellison will stand against decisions like the Supreme Court’s Janus ruling.

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Ozzy Osbourne cancels remaining U.S. tour dates, will need more hand surgery for infection

Musician Ozzy Osbourne has canceled the rest of his North American tour. Doctors say he will require more surgery.         

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Ozzy Osbourne cancels remaining U.S. tour dates, will need more hand surgery for infection

Musician Ozzy Osbourne has canceled the rest of his North American tour. Doctors say he will require more surgery.         

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Four Latinx romance novelists have formed the '4 Chicas Chat' to celebrate own voices and happily-ever-afters

On a sweltering three days in Denver in July, the “4 Chicas” are making their IRL (in-real-life) debut as the Romance Writers of America converge on the city for their annual conference. The ladies, romance authors Priscilla Oliveras, Alexis Daria, Sabrina Sol, and Mia Sosa, have been...

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Nordstrom Rack and other big-name stores sold jewelry with toxic metal

The jewelry was found on shelves at national chains such as Ross, Nordstrom Rack and Papaya, the Associated Press reported. Jewelry with the toxic metal cadmium is showing up on the shelves of national retailers including Ross, Nordstrom Rack and Papaya, according to newly released test results....

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Sgt. Kenneth McHugh said that on Oct. 4 Foley entered a portable toilet on school grounds at 500 Great East Neck Rd. in West Babylon at about 5 p.m. and put on women's underwear.

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