Individual gays living in partnership allowed to adopt kids

PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech Constitutional Court has overturned a law which banned individual gays and lesbians living in a registered partnership from adopting children.Read More

DC police fatally shoot man who raised BB gun at officers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Police say officers in the District of Columbia fatally shot a man who raised a weapon toward them that turned out toRead More

5 dead following crash on southern California freeway

GORMAN, Calif. (AP) — Five people have been killed and two more hurt in a multi-vehicle crash on a highway near Los Angeles. The LosRead More

Pat Summitt, winningest coach in D1 history, has died at 64

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history who helped boost the women’s game to the big timeRead More

Intolerant acts surge as British referendum result sinks in

LONDON (AP) — An Eastern European family in Rugby finds dog excrement shoved through its mailbox. A Londoner nearly gets into a fight over drunkenRead More

Over 200 cities, counties and tribes get mosquito grants

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The state Department of Health says over 200 cities, counties and tribes in South Dakota are sharing about $500,000 in grantsRead More

Volkswagen reaches $14.7B emissions settlement; buyback or repair vehicles

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Volkswagen would repair or buy back polluting vehicles and pay each owner as much as $10,000 under a $14.7 billion dealRead More

Getting overdose antidote with painkillers may cut ER visits

WASHINGTON (AP) — Overdoses don’t happen just to heroin addicts — patients who legally use strong painkillers called opioids are at risk in the nation’sRead More

2 campers presumed dead found alive after W. Virginia floods

ANSTED, W.Va. (AP) — Two men who were presumed dead when a camper was swept away in rushing waters during the West Virginia floods wereRead More

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Ex-student gets life term for killing baby at sorority house

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A former college student who gave birth in her sorority house was sentenced Monday to life in prison without parole forRead More