Online threats against blacks net arrest at Missouri campus

...Columbia, about 75 miles to the northwest.The author of the posts, which showed up Tuesday on the anonymous, threatened to "shoot every black person I see." The posts followed the resignations on Monday of the University...
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'Fairbanks Four' trial ends, judge won't rush

...killing a Fairbanks teenager in 1997 will have to wait learn the outcome of their most recent trial.Closing arguments in the post-conviction relief trial for the so-called Fairbanks Four - George Frese, Kevin Pease, Marvin Roberts and Eugene...
Adult volleyball final standings

The Juneau Parks & Recreation Adult Volleyball league has finished the regular season.The post-season tournament has begun and results will be printed when obtained.Men's Division 1 - 1. Ace Whoopers 9-5; 2. Islanders...
House Freedom Caucus supports Ryan for speaker

...Wednesday night, the lawmakers emerged to say they would support him.The Wisconsin congressman, a reluctant candidate for the post, was asked to run by mainstream party leaders seeking to resolve a crisis set in motion when compromise-averse conservatives...
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Brother of US journalist condemns 'cruel' detention in Iran

...marriage, to being held without any evidence on charges that are completely trumped up," Rezaian said.Jason Rezaian, the Post's Tehran bureau chief since 2012, grew up in Marin County, California, and spent most of his life in the United States...
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Ryan weighs job of House speaker

...But with Republican Party elders practically begging him to become the next House speaker, the pressure on him to seek the post is immense.Yet with the House tumbling through a chaotic period as hard-right conservatives make the chamber nearly...
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Jury: Boy not liable for exuberant hello that injured aunt

...She told jurors last week that she was at a party recently, and "it was difficult to hold my hors d'oeuvre plate," the Post reported.Her lawsuit said: "The injuries, losses and harms to the plaintiff were caused by the negligence and carelessness...
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1 day, 3 fraud cases

...Craigslist post and were trying to rent my house out to people."Campbell said he contacted Craiglist about the fraud, and the post was removed by the next day. It served as a reminder to him, though, about the precautions one needs to take with their...
He? She? Ze? Colleges add gender-free pronouns, alter policy

...encouraged students to use pronouns such as "xe." State senators blasted the idea and called for an investigation of the post. Days later, by the order of the school president, it was taken down. A spokeswoman for the university declined to...
GOP leaders seek to avert shutdown over Planned Parenthood

...weighing a challenge to Boehner's leadership.Asked how confident he was that he could defeat an effort to remove him from the post, Boehner said, "Very."Other GOP members say tea party lawmakers have repeatedly driven GOP leaders into unwinnable...
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