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St. Louis County reopens abuse probe at juvenile center

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 5:30am

St. Louis County social service officials say they've reopened an investigation into a child sexual abuse allegation at a juvenile correctional facility on the Iron Range.

North Carolina sheriff's deputy hurt in shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 5:30am

A sheriff's deputy in North Carolina has been hurt while trying to serve a warrant at a home northeast of Raleigh.

Google offers $250,000 for Flint research, local nonprofit

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 5:20am

Google is offering $250,000 to help with the ongoing response efforts in Flint as the Michigan city reels from the effects of a lead-contaminated water supply.

Reality 'difficult to face' after crash kills mom's 4 kids

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 5:20am

The mother of a 33-year-old Florida woman who lost four of her five children in a crash on Interstate 95 says her daughter is "devastated" and "feels completely empty."

Idaho women sue doctor, claim they got counterfeit implants

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:40am

Four women are suing a southern Idaho doctor because they say they were given counterfeit breast implants and knock-off Botox without their knowledge.

NCAE, Democratic lawmakers speaker out on teachers' day

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:20am

Critics of the Republican-led North Carolina General Assembly say low morale within the teaching profession needs to be reversed.

EXCHANGE: Club introduces skills for high-tech future

Deborah Gertz Husar-Whig, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:10am

Teagan Mitchell had almost finished describing the coding club and all it has to offer when she remembered one more thing.

'Deadpool' case headed to court Tuesday

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:00am

A Utah theater challenging an obscenity law that got them in trouble for serving booze during the movie "Deadpool" is headed to court Tuesday.

Institute of Hawaiian Music earns 2 nominations for CD

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:00am

A Maui-based program that provides students with an opportunity to study under award-winning musicians has been nominated for two Na Hoku Hanohano awards.

New Mexico state senator undergoing cancer treatment

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:00am

A southeastern New Mexico state senator says he is undergoing cancer treatments in Houston and is expected to start recovery soon.

High school teacher charged with institutional sex assault

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:00am

A suburban Philadelphia high school English teacher faces sexual assault charges for allegedly having a month-long sexual relationship with an 18-year-old student.

Grandparent: Teacher hangs boy hung from chalkboard by belt

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:00am

A Georgia woman says her grandson's teacher made him hang by his belt from the top of a chalkboard as punishment.

Funeral will honor 6 of 8 victims in Ohio family shootings

Kantele Franko, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:00am

There will be "ample security" at the funeral for six of the eight people shot and killed in rural southern Ohio in what authorities call a planned attack targeting one family, Ohio's attorney general said.

Notre Dame launches new boathouse for rowing teams

Nicole Caratas, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 3:10am

The University of Notre Dame's new St. Joseph River boathouse initially upset some neighbors but could ultimately benefit the public along with the school's rowing teams.

Lawmakers to discuss Md.'s new languages proficiency seal

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 3:00am

Maryland lawmakers and educators are scheduled to discuss the state's new law noting high school proficiency in two or more languages.

House sends health exam requirement for students to Senate

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 2:50am

Public school students would be required to have a wellness exam before entering kindergarten and sixth grade, if the Louisiana Senate agrees to a proposal that has won support from a divided state House.

Deputy shoots man who was waving gun in South Carolina

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 2:30am

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a deputy shot a man authorities say was waving a gun in Greenville County.

NCAE, Democratic lawmakers speaker out on teachers' day

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 2:10am

Critics of the Republican-led North Carolina General Assembly say low morale within the teaching profession needs to be reversed.

Anti-abortion activist goes to trial over letter to doctor

Roxana Hegeman, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 2:00am

A Kansas anti-abortion activist faces trial in federal court this week over a letter she sent to a Wichita physician saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor's car.