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FBI says it failed to investigate tip on Florida suspect
PARKLAND, Fla. -- The FBI received a tip last month that the suspect in the Florida school shooting had a "desire to kill" and access to guns and could be plotting an attack, but agents failed to investigate, the agency said Friday. Florida Gov. Rick Scott called for the FBI's director to resign because of the missteps.
Florida high school shooting plunges city into mourning
Trump’s budget openly embraces red ink
Manager: Porn star set to tell her story about alleged encounter with Trump
NEW YORK — Stormy Daniels, the porn star whom Donald Trump's attorney acknowledges paying $130,000 just before Election Day, believes she is now free to discuss an alleged sexual encounter with the man who is now president, her manager told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
Blooms by the billions: Colombia’s rose industry thrives thanks to free trade, U.S. demand
The majority of roses Americans give one another on Valentine's Day, roughly 200 million in all, grow here, the savanna outside Bogota, summoned from the soil by 12 hours of natural sunlight, the 8,400-foot altitude and an abundance of cheap labor.
Parents of transgender students give education secretary an 'F' in defending civil rights
In a letter sent out Wednesday by the Human Rights Campaign, more than 700 parents condemned Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos for “repeated injustices” against transgender students in America.
UNT staffer under fire for critique of student petition
Vote on UNT athletic fee has been taken twice, but no results announced
Senate leaders broker elusive budget deal: Hurdles still remain to avert another shutdown
Senate leaders brokered a long-sought budget agreement Wednesday that would shower the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra $300 billion over the next two years. But both Democratic liberals and GOP tea party forces swung against the plan, raising questions about its chances just a day before the latest government shutdown deadline.
2 killed in Amtrak crash in South Carolina
CAYCE, S.C. -- An Amtrak passenger train slammed into a parked freight train in the early-morning darkness Sunday after a thrown switch sent it hurtling down a side track, authorities said. Two Amtrak crew members were killed, and more than 100 people were injured.
Burgess treated injured man after GOP-filled Amtrak train slammed into garbage truck
Trump offer no help on immigration deal
Tax bill beginning to deliver bigger paychecks
The contentious tax overhaul is beginning to deliver a change that many will welcome -- bigger paychecks.