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(STANFORD, Calif.) -- An external investigation commissioned by Stanford University found that the ringleader of the nationwide "Operation Varsity Blues" college admission scam tried to lure seven of the Northern...Read more

(NEW YORK) -- The use of hair dye and chemical hair straighteners may be associated with a higher risk of breast cancer, according to a new study.

The study,...Read more

(PARIS) --  Hateful tags that were found in the town hall of Schaffhouse-sur-Zorn, France, lead investigators to a Jewish cemetery 12 miles away where 107 graves were sprawled with anti-Semitic symbols, officials said....Read more

(WASHINGTON) -- Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp announced Wednesday that he's appointing financial executive and Republican donor Kelly Loeffler to the state's soon-to-be-vacant Senate seat.

"Today, I'm proud to...Read more

(NEW YORK) -- With a shortened shopping window before Christmas, retailers are feeling the pressure to deliver on speedy shipping.

The shipping industry has six fewer days than normal between Thanksgiving and...Read more

(LONDON) -- A dog in the United Kingdom inadvertently started a kitchen fire when it somehow managed to turn on a microwave in its owner’s home.

The husky who was home alone at the time of the incident turned...Read more

(LOS ANGELES) -- This year, People magazine couldn't choose just one star for the cover of its annual "People of the Year" double issue -- so it chose four.

Jennifer Lopez, Jennifer Aniston, Michelle Obama...Read more

(BALTIMORE) -- More than two dozen Baltimore, Maryland, corrections officers were indicted Tuesday with allegations that they used "illegal and excessive" force against inmates in state jails.

"All 25 of these...Read more

(TRENTON, N.J.) -- Students in New Jersey may be required to learn how to read and write cursive by the end of the third grade.

A new bill, which was introduced last month, would require school curriculum to...Read more

(New York) -- A police department in New York announced a new partnership with Amazon's Ring doorbell to help combat porch pirates just in time for the holidays.

The announcement comes at a time, however, when...Read more