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College senior gives new meaning to ‘off-campus,’ spends year living in the Pennsylvania woods

College senior gives new meaning to ‘off-campus,’ spends year living in the Pennsylvania woods

You’d think Dylan Miller would have looked forward to spring, considering he spent his senior year of college living off-campus — WAY off campus — in a sturdy but rudimentary…

Prosecutor: US authorities committed to preventing ‘attacks by homegrown violent extremists’

Prosecutor: US authorities committed to preventing ‘attacks by homegrown violent extremists’

The disturbing allegations were contained in court papers describing the latest homegrown terror plot thwarted by the FBI and the New York Police Department.…

Teen who got heart transplant dies in crash during police chase

Teen who got heart transplant dies in crash during police chase

An Atlanta area teenager who said a heart transplant two years ago gave him a second chance at life died this week when he lost control of the car he…

‘How long have you been in this country?’ NYC detective’s rant at Uber driver spurs transfer

‘How long have you been in this country?’ NYC detective’s rant at Uber driver spurs transfer

A New York City detective heard on video berating an Uber driver and asking how long he’d been in the country has been stripped of his gun and badge.…

Suspect in death of Maryland boy found in backpack in Ohio creek passes on bond at arraignment

Suspect in death of Maryland boy found in backpack in Ohio creek passes on bond at arraignment

A jailed suspect in the death of a 1-year-old Maryland boy found inside a backpack in a central Ohio creek has passed on having bond set.…

Las Vegas prosecutor says won’t seek death penalty in mom’s killing initially called road rage

Las Vegas prosecutor says won’t seek death penalty in mom’s killing initially called road rage

The district attorney in Las Vegas says prosecutors won’t seek the death penalty against two men charged with killing a mother of four in what was initially described as road…

New York lawyer charged with aiding con man who impersonated dad to try to buy Maxim magazine

New York lawyer charged with aiding con man who impersonated dad to try to buy Maxim magazine

A New York lawyer has been charged with conspiring to help a convicted con man in a ruse to borrow millions of dollars in a failed bid to buy Maxim…

GOP’s Ted Cruz says religious liberty could unite Republicans in 2016, draw some Democrats

GOP’s Ted Cruz says religious liberty could unite Republicans in 2016, draw some Democrats

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz says concerns about religious freedom could unite Republicans and rally conservative Democrats to the GOP in 2016.…

Sigma Phi Epsilon questions allegations made in lawsuits filed in pledge’s 2014 death

Sigma Phi Epsilon questions allegations made in lawsuits filed in pledge’s 2014 death

The legal counsel for a fraternity named in two lawsuits stemming from the death of a pledge at Clemson University says some of the allegations made against Sigma Phi Epsilon…

Religious freedom Laws

Religious freedom Laws

In a story March 31 about laws known as Religious Freedom Restoration Acts, The Associated Press reported that Douglas Laycock, a constitutional scholar at the University of Virginia Law School,…