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Emotional Support Squirrel A No-Go On Frontier Flight

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| A woman who tried to fly to Ohio from Orlando with her rodent companion ultimately agreed to exit after the other passengers were required to deplane and police were called.

Trump Administration Presses Saudis For Information On Missing Journalist


Turkish officials say a squad of Saudi men killed Jamal Khashoggi shortly after he arrived at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul last week. "We're going to get to the bottom of it," Trump said Wednesday.

Son Of Limo Company Owner Arrested, Accused Of Homicide After Deadly Crash


New York State Police charged Nauman Hussain just days after an accident killed 20 people in New York. His father's company has a record of failed inspections.

Talking With Boys About Sexual Assault And Consent


How do we discuss sexual assault and consent with teenage boys? A Jewish organization based near Philadelphia has developed a program to discuss difficult topics like this in an all-male setting.


Missouri Judge Blocks Parts Of State Voter Photo ID Law


A Missouri judge ruled that election authorities must cease distributing materials that could "mislead" voters to believing photo identification is required to cast a ballot.

Appeals Court Sets Up Supreme Court Showdown Over Census Question


A three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a lower court order for the deposition of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in lawsuits over the 2020 census citizenship question.

Fatal N.Y. Limo Crash Raises Safety Questions About 'Frankenstein' Vehicles


The stretch SUV that crashed outside Albany had recently failed a safety inspection, said Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Such modified vehicles often fall through the cracks of regulatory agencies.

Columbus, Ohio, Is Not Observing Columbus Day This Year


Columbus had not previously observed Veterans Day as a city holiday. But putting its namesake's holiday on the back burner, it can change that.

20 Dead In New York Limo Crash Called The 'Most Deadly Accident' In Years


The collision occurred on Saturday afternoon in Schoharie. All passengers in the vehicle and two pedestrians were killed.