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Facebook is being sued by an ex-content moderator who says she got PTSD from exposure to graphic and 'toxic' content on the job

Facebook is being sued by an ex-content moderator who says she got PTSD from exposure to graphic and 'toxic' content on the job

25 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook is being sued by a former content moderator in a lawsuit seeking class action status. The moderator alleges she experienced PTSD because of her job and that Facebook...
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Body found in Wauconda field; Police conducting death investigation

41 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

WAUCONDA, Ill. - Police in the far northern suburbs are conducting a death investigation after a man was found dead in a field. Police were called to the 2000 block of North...
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WADA's Reedie defends Russian anti-doping reinstatement

43 minutes ago   |   National Post

The leader of the World Anti-Doping Agency insisted he cares about athletes but admonished them nonetheless during a fierce, sometimes-personal defence of the decision to bring...
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Correction: Woman Killed-Baby Taken story

55 minutes ago   |   National Post

FARGO, N.D. - In a story Sept. 16 previewing a trial in the death of a North Dakota woman whose baby was cut from her womb, The Associated Press misidentified the victim. She...
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State issues alert after surge in Hepatitis A cases

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

BOSTON - Massachusetts has issued a public health alert after a spike in hepatitis A among the homeless and people with substance abuse disorder. The state Department of Public...
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‘An astonishing piece of luck,' as long-lost WWII dog tag is traced back to Chicago man

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

The year was probably 1943 when the young soldier lost his metal badge, the identifier in case anything were to happen to him during the war. Somehow, at some point in time...
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Young activists on Jason Van Dyke: 'This trial means everything'

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

When city officials released the dash cam video in 2015 that showed Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke fatally shoot 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, a coterie of young, black...
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Top prosecutor Kim Foxx apologizes as 18 convictions linked to corrupt cop vacated

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

The hearing in Cook County criminal court on Monday lasted only 15 minutes, but the order from the presiding judge to dismiss 18 more cases linked to former Chicago police Sgt...
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Woman accused of assaulting child now facing wiretap charges

1 hour ago   |   Union Leader

A Nashua woman previously accused of assaulting a 3-year-old girl is now facing felony wiretap charges in connection with the case.
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‘To love something with such a brief lifespan is a cruel arrangement': How do we deal with the mortality of our pets?

1 hour ago   |   National Post

Muriel Spark once wrote about the only cat she ever owned, a miniature blue Persian named Bluebell who, at the age of four, “contracted a mysterious illness” and had to be put...
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Dallas police officer fired after manslaughter charge in killing of neighbor

Dallas police officer fired after manslaughter charge in killing of neighbor

Amber Guyger, the Dallas police officer charged with fatally shooting a man in his apartment, has been fired. Read more ...

Man hangs Trump re-election banner at Disney World

Man hangs Trump re-election banner at Disney World

Two men briefly flew a “Re-Elect Trump 2020” banner inside the Magic Kingdom. Read more ...

Rod Rosenstein Expected to End the Day Without a Job

Rod Rosenstein Expected to End the Day Without a Job

That Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will end the day without a job seems all but certain. What's unclear is how it will come to pass. Rosenstein on Monday went to the... Read more ...

Could you spend 30 hours lying in coffin for $300?

Could you spend 30 hours lying in coffin for $300?

A Six Flags park has a challenge that isn't for the faint of heart. Read more ...

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein summoned to White House, expecting to be fired

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein summoned to White House, expecting to be fired

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expecting to be fired Monday at the White House, after critical comments about Trump. Read more ...

As new accusation rocks Kavanaugh's nomination, Trump maintains his support

As new accusation rocks Kavanaugh's nomination, Trump maintains his support

President Donald Trump staunchly defended his embattled Supreme Court nominee against a new allegation of sexual misconduct, calling the accusations against Judge Brett... Read more ...

Sirius XM to buy Pandora for $3.5 billion

Sirius XM to buy Pandora for $3.5 billion

Satellite radio firm Sirius XM Holdings will buy music streamer Pandora Media in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal, as it seeks to build scale to battle heavyweight streaming... Read more ...

6-year-old boy with autism vanishes while visiting park with dad

6-year-old boy with autism vanishes while visiting park with dad

Authorities in North Carolina are searching for a 6-year-old boy with autism, who is described as nonverbal and has been missing since Saturday. Read more ...

Trump wants Mueller probe delayed if Rosenstein leaves

Trump wants Mueller probe delayed if Rosenstein leaves

President Trump's lawyers want the special counsel's investigation into Russian election interference and possible collusion with the Trump campaign to be put on hold should... Read more ...

Hall of Fame receiver Tommy McDonald dies at 84

Hall of Fame receiver Tommy McDonald dies at 84

McDonald racked up touchdowns as a receiver for the Eagles and others in the 1950s and '60s. Read more ...