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  • Possible motive for missing Colorado mom’s murder surfaces for the first time in wrongful death lawsuit
    Woodland Park Police Department(DENVER) -- Missing Colorado mom Kelsey Berreth’s parents —- who are suing son-in-law Patrick Frazee for the wrongful death of their daughter —- allege in new court documents that Frazee murdered his fiancée because she refused to give him full custody of their one-year-old daughter Kaylee. “Upon ... read more
    ABC NewsFebruary 15, 2019
  • Special counsel supports hefty prison term for onetime Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort
    Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) --  Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office agreed that onetime Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s financial crimes warrant a prison sentence of 19-24 years, but stops short of taking a position of their own on a suggested prison term under federal guidelines. “The government agrees with the guidelines ... read more
    ABC NewsFebruary 15, 2019
  • High school students draft bill to uncover decades-old civil rights cold case records
    Office of Representative Bobby Rush(NEW YORK) -- New Jersey high school students made history earlier this year by becoming the first known high school class to draft a bill, lobby it in Congress and eventually have it signed into law. It all started three years ago in an honors civics ... read more
    ABC NewsFebruary 15, 2019
  • Armed security guard charged with assault in connection to LA synagogue shooting caught on camera
    Pattanaphong Khuankaew/iStock(LOS ANGELES) -- An armed security guard at a Los Angeles synagogue was arrested after allegedly shooting a person recording video of the building in the leg. Edduin Zelayagrunfeld, 44, was arrested on a felony charge for assault with a deadly weapon with a firearm, according to a statement ... read more
    ABC NewsFebruary 15, 2019
  • Special counsel agrees Paul Manafort’s crimes call for 19-24 years in prison
    Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) --  Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office agreed that onetime Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s financial crimes warrant a prison sentence of 19-24 years, but stops short of taking a position of their own on a suggested prison term. Special counsel prosecutors refrain from taking a position of ... read more
    ABC NewsFebruary 15, 2019
  • Trump’s wall could take money from military housing, base repairs
    guvendemir/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Family housing for service members in Wisconsin and South Korea, schools on military bases in Germany, and upgrades to Fort Bragg in North Carolina and Air Force bases in Alaska could be on the chopping block with President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration to use billions in military ... read more
    ABC NewsFebruary 15, 2019
  • Family of a 28-year-old Florida woman sues Lime scooter over crash that left her in ‘vegetative state’
    Family of Ashanti Jordan(FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.) --  When Tracy Jordan sees people darting around Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on one of the thousands of motorized rental scooters available in the city, she says she sometimes has to cover her eyes as her heart sinks and her anger rises. In December, Jordan's ... read more
    ABC NewsFebruary 15, 2019
  • Trump’s case for a national emergency at the border: Fact Check
    Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump announced his decision Friday to declare a national emergency over what he called an "invasion" at the southern border. The declaration will allow his administration to use additional funding for a border wall, which Congress refused to fund in full in the bill ... read more
    ABC NewsFebruary 15, 2019
  • Chinese-born scientist accused of stealing trade secrets from Coca-Cola
    Anson_iStock/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Shannon You, a Chinese-born scientist, has been accused by the Department of Justice of stealing almost $120 million worth of trade secrets last year from The Coca-Cola Company. A grand jury in the Eastern District of Tennessee on Tuesday charged Yoo with stealing bisphenoal-A-free (BPA) cans and ... read more
    ABC NewsFebruary 15, 2019
  • Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid resolve collusion grievances with NFL
    Paul Marotta/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A Fformer San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid have settled their collusion grievances against the NFL, according to a joint statement released by the players and the league. "For the past several months, counsel for Mr. Kaepernick and Mr. ... read more
    ABC NewsFebruary 15, 2019