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Mom of slain 15-year-old says community shouldn't be numb to urban violence

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Lezra Rice was quick to smile and even quicker to try to make someone else laugh; One of 12 kids in a blended family, he had a ready-made audience in his five brothers and six sisters, said his mom, Arik Morgan of North Braddock.
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Mom Jailed After Refusing to Vaccinate Her Child Says She Would ‘Do It All Over Again'

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A Michigan mother who was jailed after refusing to vaccinate her 9-year-old son said she would “do it all over again,” even though it led to her spending five days behind bars and losing primary custody of her child.
“I was trying to protect my kids,” Rebecca Bredow told ABC News Friday in her first interview since her release from jail. “I was trying to stand up for what I believed in, and it was worth it for me.”
Bredow, 40, was in contempt of court after she ignored an order from an Oakland County judge who told her she had one week to get her son vaccinated. The court initially ordered...
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GOP congressional candidate seriously injured in South Carolina car crash

GOP congressional candidate seriously injured in South Carolina car crash

Katie Arrington's campaign manager says the candidate has been seriously injured in a car wreck and will require weeks of recovery and more procedures. Read more ...

South Korea vs Mexico: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

South Korea vs Mexico: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

El Tri were buoyant following their surprise victory over the world champions and they'll be aiming to wrap up qualification with a win on Saturday Read more ...

Trump administration seeks expansion for immigrant family detention

Trump administration seeks expansion for immigrant family detention

The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border. Read more ...

Planned Parenthood sues

Planned Parenthood sues

Planned Parenthood is suing the Department of Health and Human Services over changes to the agency's embattled Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program. The organization claims that... Read more ...

Plans unclear for reuniting separated immigrant children

Plans unclear for reuniting separated immigrant children

Two days after President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of migrant families, federal authorities are still working on a plan to reunite an estimated 1,800... Read more ...

UFC Fight Night 132 results: Shane Young wears down Rolando Dy before brutal...

UFC Fight Night 132 results: Shane Young wears down Rolando Dy before brutal elbow ender

Shane Young took more than a few hard punches to achieve his objective of wearing down Rolando Dy . Dy ran out of energy trying to stop Young and didn't see the elbow that... Read more ...

Jogger detained for 2 weeks after accidentally crossing US-Canada border

Jogger detained for 2 weeks after accidentally crossing US-Canada border

A teenager inadvertently crossed the border into the United States while jogging. Read more ...

World-class Lukaku indispensable for Belgium as he scores another double

World-class Lukaku indispensable for Belgium as he scores another double

The records are tumbling for the Red Devils - who scored five goals for the first time ever in a World Cup match - and their all-time top scorer Read more ...

10-year-old child killed in Fayetteville wreck

10-year-old child killed in Fayetteville wreck

A 10-year-old child was killed in a car wreck at the intersection of Ramsey Street and Country Club Drive in Fayetteville Friday night, police said. Read more ...

Four people arrested in Pittsburgh protests over death of teen

Four people arrested in Pittsburgh protests over death of teen

Four people were arrested Friday as hundreds of protesters blocked streets, a county official said. Read more ...