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Evidence of an oil spill was obvious, but was it…

A Texas company that owns an oil pipeline that spilled along the Santa Barbara coast faces a criminal trial three years after the disaster

Wells Fargo Could Be Fined $1 Billion

The company is in hot water for "widespread consumer abuses and compliance breakdowns."

No Injuries, Fatalities After Explosion At Texas…

Authorities in Texas City, Texas, said there were no injuries or fatalities after an explosion at a Valero refinery there.

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani Is…

Giuliani used to work as a prosecutor in the '80s.

Lance Armstrong Settles $100M Lawsuit With USPS…

Armstrong admitted in 2013 he used performance-enhancing substances when he won seven Tour de France races.

In Tennessee, Confederate Monuments Are Still A…

Some Republican lawmakers voted to strip Memphis of $250K for a bicentennial celebration as punishment for how the city removed Confederate monuments.

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25 Years After Waco Siege, A Look At Branch…

The group's roots can be traced back to the 1930s.

DOJ Refers Case Against Andrew McCabe To Top…

The former FBI deputy director was fired in mid-March on accusations he lacked candor; a Justice Department report seems to back up that narrative.

'Fearless Girl' Will Stop Staring Down NYC's…

New York City's "Fearless Girl" will find a new home in front of another of financial icon in the city.

Felony Case Against Missouri Gov. Greitens Will…

Gov. Eric Greitens' lawyers had requested the case be dismissed, claiming the prosecutor withheld key evidence from the defense.

App Connects Users With Local Indigenous History

The Native Land app was developed by a Canadian.

NYC Heliport Bans Open-Door Helicopter Tours

One New York City heliport is banning doors-off helicopter tours.

Up For Debate: Does Humanitarian Intervention…

Newsy partners with Intelligence Squared U.S. to restore critical thinking. In this debate, we consider the consequences of humanitarian intervention.

Brown Says Calif. Guard Border Mission Will…

Gov. Jerry Brown also noted the troops won't be at the border to enforce immigration law.

Authorities To Release Findings From…

Minnesota officials will announce whether anyone will be charged in the case on Thursday.

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Pittsburgh Police Prepare For Riots, Protests If…

A preplanned demonstration already has more than 2,300 participants signed up.

Senates Votes To Allows Babies Under 1 Year On…

Following a resolution by Sen. Tammy Duckworth who just gave birth this month.

New York AG Wants State To Prosecute Despite…

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is trying to amend state law to allow prosecution regardless of whether someone has received a pardon.

Tennessee House Votes To Withhold $250K From…

A sponsor said the move was retaliation for the city taking down two Confederate statues last year.

How Anti-Muslim Rhetoric Can Have A Normalizing…

A study finds government officials in 49 states made anti-Muslim remarks and/or proposed anti-Islamic legislation since 2015.

Dick's Sporting Goods Will Destroy Its Unsold…

After announcing it will no longer carry assault-style rifles, Dick's said it's going to destroy its unsold stock.

The Entire Island Of Puerto Rico Just Lost Power…

Puerto Rico was hit with its second major blackout in a week, putting the entire island in the dark.

Diversity Quotas In The Office: Well-Intended But…

There are plenty of Supreme Court cases on diversity in hiring, but the legal lines are still blurry.

Fox News Says It Will Support Sean Hannity After…

It was revealed in court Monday that television host Sean Hannity was represented by President Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen.

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The Inventor Of Bump Stocks Will Soon Stop Taking…

Slide Fire Solutions said it will soon shut down its website entirely.

IRS Extends Tax Deadline After Page Outage

The IRS said Tuesday it's giving people another day to file because one of its pages to pay online crashed earlier in the day.

NTSB Launches Probe Into Deadly Southwest…

Southwest Airlines said it was cooperating with the National Transportation Safety Board's probe. One person was killed.