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Arrested Coast Guard Officer Planned Mass Terrorist Attack 'On A Scale Rarely Seen'

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| Christopher Paul Hasson, a self-proclaimed white nationalist, allegedly wanted to "kill every last person on earth" in a crusade to establish a "white homeland," according to officials.

Chicago Police: Jussie Smollett Under Suspicion Of Filing False Police Report

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The investigation into the alleged attack against actor Jussie Smollett has taken another turn. The Empire actor had said he was the victim of a racist and homophobic attack.

U.S. Hate Groups Rose 30 Percent In Recent Years, Watchdog Group Reports

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The Southern Poverty Law Center says many groups are driven by white supremacist ideology and the "hysteria over losing a white-majority nation." Critics accuse the group of overblowing the threat.

What To Expect From North Korea At The Next Trump-Kim Summit

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Analysts weigh the possible offers North Korea's leader could make later this month in Vietnam.

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Russia Intelligence Seeks To Extend Detention Of Ex-U.S. Marine Accused Of Spying

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Michigan resident Paul Whelan has been held in a Russian prison since he was arrested in December on suspicion of spying. His family says he was just attending a friend's wedding in Moscow.

Plotted From A Prison Cot, Wrongly Accused Man Whips Smoothie Dream Into Reality

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As an exoneree, Mark Schand did not qualify for job training, tuition help or other re-entry services offered to people on parole. But he did fight for, and receive, monetary compensation.

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Seeking To Bounce Back From Nassar Fallout, USA Gymnastics Names New President

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Li Li Leung, a former gymnastics competitor, will now head an organization in turmoil, as USA Gymnastics seeks to recover from the widespread sex abuse scandal.

16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration

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A coalition led by California has sued the Trump administration over its plan to divert billions of dollars to border wall construction.

Trump Warns Venezuela's Maduro Supporters: 'You Will Lose Everything'

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The U.S. president urged military leaders to stop blocking food aid from entering the country, and said those who refuse to accept the opposition leader "will find no safe harbor ... no way out."