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November 13, 2018 5:11 PM Texas mulls curriculum that cuts Helen Keller, keeps Moses

AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Board of Education is discussing changes to the history curriculum that could scrap lessons featuring Hillary Clinton, Helen Keller and Barry Goldwater, but keep instruction about how Moses influenced the nation's Founding Fathers and the ways states' rights helped cause the Civil War. The Republican-controlled board is hearing 81

November 13, 2018 1:05 PM Sri Lanka top court stays president's order to sack parliament

COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka’s Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed President Maithripala Sirisena’s decision to dissolve parliament until next month in a further twist in the country’s political crisis. Sirisena dissolved parliament on Friday night and called a general election for Jan. 5, two weeks after removing his coalition prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe 63

November 9, 2018 1:04 PM The Latest: Schools on lockdown in eastern North Carolina

Schools in eastern Pender County, North Carolina are on lockdown after reports of an "active shooter situation" was reported at Topsail High School. Pender County schools said via Twitter early Friday that all campuses on the eastern side of the county are on lockdown. School buses for Topsail Elementary, Topsail Middle, and Topsail High were being directed 64

November 8, 2018 8:32 PM Adam Housley's niece killed in California bar shooting

The niece of former Fox News correspondent Adam Housley and his wife, actress Tamera Mowry-Housley, was killed in the California bar shooting on Wednesday, the couple confirmed in a statement. Alaina Housley, 18, was killed after suspected gunman Ian David Long, 28, opened fire on a crowd at Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, California, authorities 75

November 7, 2018 6:44 AM Court to set date for resuming trial in Kim Jong Nam's death

Indonesian Siti Aisyah is escorted by police as she arrives for a court hearing at Shah Alam High Court in Shah Alam, Malaysia, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. The two woman arrived at court for case management after Malaysian court has ordered them to enter their defense over the murder of north Korean leader's half brother in an assassination that has gripped 84

November 6, 2018 9:31 PM Israel Adesanya Says Mayweather Fight Should Be MMA, Don't Be a Bitch!

UFC star Israel Adesanya says Floyd Mayweather needs to "grow some f*cking cajones" and make his upcoming fight MMA-style ... otherwise, Israel ain't gonna watch it. "What's all this, 'Yeah, man, we gonna f*cking fight! What's up! Oh, but, nah, um, you can't touch -- no legs, no knees, no grappling,'" Israel tells TMZ Sports. Of course ... Floyd just announced 51

November 3, 2018 7:56 PM Florida teen kills mom after argument over bad grade

Gregory Ramos, 15, has confessed to killing his 46-year-old mother, Gail Cleavenger, after they argued about a poor grade late Thursday at their home in DeBary, Florida. (Volusia County Sheriff's Office ) A 15-year-old Florida boy has been charged with killing his mom after an argument over a near-failing grade. “There was a D in one of the subjects 71

November 2, 2018 3:59 PM Google's top U.S. public policy official leaving post

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google unit said on Friday that its Washington office chief, who also heads Americas policy, is stepping down as the company faces criticism on issues including how it protects users’ privacy and its investment plans in China. Susan Molinari, a former Republican member of Congress who has run Google’s Washington 131

November 2, 2018 4:21 AM Oakland father allegedly tosses firearm after 3-year-old son shoots self

The 3-year-old son of an Oakland man allegedly shot himself with his father's firearm. (City of Oakland) A convicted felon on probation admitted to tossing a semi-automatic weapon found by his 3-year-old son who shot himself in the groin Monday, authorities said. Covonne Page Sr., of Oakland, Calif., allegedly told police he had hidden the firearm on top of an entertainment 87

October 27, 2018 1:29 AM Qualcomm says Apple $7 billion behind in royalty payments

(Reuters) - Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) said in a court hearing on Friday that Apple Inc (AAPL.O) is $7 billion behind in patent royalty payments to the mobile chip firm, which for years supplied parts for the iPhone. Apple and Qualcomm are involved in a series legal actions. Apple has accused Qualcomm of unfair patent licensing practices. Qualcomm, the world’s 107