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Facebook sued by housing advocates alleging discrimination

NEW YORK — Fair housing advocates sued Facebook Tuesday, saying it lets landlords and real estate brokers target advertising to discriminate against women, those with disabilities and families with children.
Former Michigan State dean charged in Larry Nassar scandal

Former Michigan State dean charged in Larry Nassar scandal

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Hawaii committee calls for Obama statue in his birth state

Hawaii committee calls for Obama statue in his birth state

HONOLULU — A state Senate committee in Hawaii on Tuesday called for a statue of former President Barack Obama to be erected in the state where he was born.
Mom arrested in deaths of baby, toddler found in car seats

Mom arrested in deaths of baby, toddler found in car seats

SUPERIOR, Ariz. — A 20-year-old mother was being held Tuesday on a $2 million bond on suspicion of first-degree murder after her two children were found dead in car seats inside a car, officials said.
Texas executes man who stuffed woman's body into luggage

Texas executes man who stuffed woman's body into luggage

HUNTSVILLE, Texas — A San Antonio man who became known as the "suitcase killer" was executed Tuesday evening in Texas for the slaying of a 29-year-old Lubbock woman whose battered, naked body was stuffed into a new piece of luggage and tossed in the
Designer of deadly waterslide charged along with park owner

Designer of deadly waterslide charged along with park owner

TOPEKA, Kan. — A water park company co-owner accused of rushing the world's tallest waterslide into service and a designer accused of shoddy planning were charged Tuesday in the decapitation of a 10-year-old boy on the ride in 2016.

Police: Skeletal remains identified as those of missing boy

BUCKEYE, Ariz. — Police opened a homicide investigation Tuesday after skeletal remains were found in an irrigation ditch and identified as those of a 10-year-old boy who disappeared from his suburban Phoenix home nearly two years ago.

National Music Museum at USD to expand

VERMILLION, S.D. — A South Dakota museum that boasts one of the world's largest collections of musical instruments is about to get bigger.
Ex-Weinstein assistant says she tried to stop him in 1998

Ex-Weinstein assistant says she tried to stop him in 1998

LONDON — Harvey Weinstein's former assistant says she tried to stop him abusing women two decades ago, making him sign a legal agreement that required him to seek therapy and mend his ways.
Decision to add citizenship question to census draws protest

Decision to add citizenship question to census draws protest

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration's decision to ask people about their citizenship in the 2020 census set off worries among Democrats on Tuesday that immigrants will dodge the survey altogether, diluting political representation for states that t