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Oregon County Pays $100K over Blue Lives Matter Flag

Oregon County Pays $100K over Blue Lives Matter Flag

Apr 20
An Oregon county has agreed to pay $100,000 to a black employee who sued alleging she was harassed after asking that a Blue Lives Matter flag not be displayed in the office.

Burning Man Festival Backers Oppose New Federal Restrictions

Burning Man Festival Backers Oppose New Federal Restrictions

By Scott Sonner | Apr 20
Some supporters of the Burning Man counter-culture festival are complaining about new restrictions the federal government is proposing for the event.

U.S. Authorities: Marijuana Involvement Imperils Citizenship

U.S. Authorities: Marijuana Involvement Imperils Citizenship

By Astrid Galvan | Apr 20
Potheads have for decades celebrated their love of marijuana on April 20, but the once counter-culture celebration that was all about getting stoned now is so mainstream Corporate America is starting to embrace it.

Israeli Police Detain Jewish Suspects with Sacrificial Goats

Israeli Police Detain Jewish Suspects with Sacrificial Goats

Apr 19
Israeli police say they detained four suspects involved in an attempt to smuggle two baby goats into Jerusalem's most sensitive holy site for a ritual sacrifice.

Brands Roll With Stoner 'Holiday' as Pot Legalization Grows

Brands Roll With Stoner 'Holiday' as Pot Legalization Grows

By Alex Veiga | Apr 19
Potheads have for decades celebrated their love of marijuana on April 20, but the once counter-culture celebration that was all about getting stoned now is so mainstream Corporate America is starting to embrace it.

AP Fact Check: Skewed Trump, Barr Claims on Mueller Report

AP Fact Check: Skewed Trump, Barr Claims on Mueller Report

By Hope Yen | Apr 19
President Donald Trump and his attorney general are distorting the facts when it comes to special counsel Robert Mueller's report in the Russia investigation.

Couple Accused of Forcing Day Laborer into Sex at Gunpoint

Couple Accused of Forcing Day Laborer into Sex at Gunpoint

Apr 19
A Phoenix couple are accused of forcing a Mexican day laborer into sex at gunpoint and filming another encounter to blackmail him.

President Who Cried Wolf? Real Border Alarms Now Seem Hollow

President Who Cried Wolf? Real Border Alarms Now Seem Hollow

By Jill Colvin | Apr 18
Making unverified claims about "unknown Middle Easterners" and prayer rugs found by ranchers, Trump drew eye rolls last year. Trump's new cries of alarm are again being met with skepticism, though the situation at the border has indeed deteriorated.

Mueller Report Release Spirals into Political Gamesmanship

Mueller Report Release Spirals into Political Gamesmanship

By Chad Day, Eric Tucker, and Michael Balsamo | Apr 18
After nearly two years of waiting, America will get some answers straight from Robert Mueller— but not before President Donald Trump's attorney general has his say.

Europe Looks to Remold Internet with New Copyright Rules

Europe Looks to Remold Internet with New Copyright Rules

By Kelvin Chan | Apr 18
The European Union has approved a copyright overhaul that aims to give more protection to artists and news organizations but which critics say will stifle freedom of speech and online creativity and punish smaller web companies.

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