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Hilary Swank, 48, reveals she’s pregnant with twins

The Oscar-winning actor and her husband, Philip Schneider, are going to be parents of two.
Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank

Black queer Milwaukeeans on Netflix's Jeffrey Dahmer series: 'How dare you?'

For some Black LGBTQ people who lived in Milwaukee during the infamous serial killer’s reign of terror, the popular new Netflix series has been anything but entertaining.
Shaun J. Brown as Tracy Edwards and Evan Peters as Jeffrey Dahmer in "Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story."
Shaun J. Brown as Tracy Edwards and Evan Peters as Jeffrey Dahmer in "Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story."

Oklahoma governor signs bill withholding hospital funding over trans youth care

The bill, signed by Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt on Tuesday, uses federal health funds to target transgender health care for minors.
Image: Kevin Stitt
Image: Kevin Stitt

U.S. murder rate stayed flat in 2021 after soaring in 2020, FBI report says

The FBI says that its estimates show a 1% decline in violent crime, with murder slightly up and robbery down, but that the changes are not "statistically significant."
Crime scene tape fallen on grass.
Crime scene tape fallen on grass.
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Alec Baldwin, 'Rust' producers say fatal shooting 'workplace accident' while seeking to dismiss suit

The movie's script supervisor should purse her claims through workers compensation, defense attorneys said in their petition to have the civil claim tossed out.
Alec Baldwin appears on NBC's "TODAY" show on April 1, 2019.
Alec Baldwin appears on NBC's "TODAY" show on April 1, 2019.

OPEC will cut production by 2 million barrels a day, likely sending gas and oil prices back up

The decision comes after gas prices spiked in the U.S. in the summer and have trended downward in recent weeks.
Image: Nassiriya oil field
Image: Nassiriya oil field

California city fires police officer who fatally shot man who was half-kneeling

The officer said he thought Monterrosa, 22, had a gun and was preparing to shoot. The firing is a rare move by a department that has come under scrutiny for its high rate of fatal shootings by officers.
Image: Sean Monterrosa
Image: Sean Monterrosa
6h ago

Northeastern University mistakenly sends acceptance emails to thousands of law school applicants

The emails were sent out to past and current Northeastern law school applicants due to a "technical error" and the school sent follow-up messages to notify recipients of the glitch.
Image: Krentzman Quadrangle on the Northeastern University Campus
Image: Krentzman Quadrangle on the Northeastern University Campus

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The largest polluter in the U.S. military reveals ambitious plan for bases to go net-zero

The plan includes a goal of operating bases at net-zero emissions by 2046 while also moving toward “sustainable aviation fuel blends.”
A U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle takes off from Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan in 2011.
A U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle takes off from Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan in 2011.

Mortgage applications plummet 14% as higher interest rates and Hurricane Ian crush demand

Refinance volume, which is most sensitive to weekly interest rate moves, dropped 18% for the week and was 86% lower than the same week one year ago.
Inside The Minority-Led Movement To Create An Inclusive City
Inside The Minority-Led Movement To Create An Inclusive City
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Person of interest is in custody in the kidnapping of a California family whose truck was found in flames

An 8-month-old, her parents and an uncle are still missing, Merced County authorities said.
kidnapping victims
kidnapping victims