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Ex-Michigan governor says he will resign university post in Nassar fallout

4:07am GMT

Michigan State University's interim president John Engler said on Wednesday he would resign following renewed criticism of how he handled the fallout from the sex abuse scandal involving sports doctor Larry Nassar.

UPDATE 4-Ex-Michigan governor says he will resign university post in Nassar fallout

4:02am GMT

Jan 16 Michigan State University's interim president John Engler said on Wednesday he would resign following renewed criticism of how he handled the fallout from the sex abuse scandal involving sports doctor Larry Nassar.

U.S. shutdown turns Washington into ghost town during quiet travel season

16 Jan 2019

Washington hotels have cleared out entire floors. Restaurants have considered taking out loans to stay open. Phones have stopped ringing at tour companies.

U.S. shutdown turns Washington into ghost town during quiet travel season

16 Jan 2019

Washington hotels have cleared out entire floors. Restaurants have considered taking out loans to stay open. Phones have stopped ringing at tour companies.

U.S. shutdown turns Washington into ghost town during quiet travel season

16 Jan 2019

Jan 16 Washington hotels have cleared out entire floors. Restaurants have considered taking out loans to stay open. Phones have stopped ringing at tour companies.

'Jayme is the hero' sheriff says of Wisconsin girl who escaped captor

14 Jan 2019

A 13-year-old girl's escape from a rural home where she was held captive for three months by a Wisconsin man charged with murdering her parents helped break the case and she should be treated as a hero, the local sheriff said on Friday. | Video

'My mortgage is due' Some U.S. federal workers seek shutdown cash

10 Jan 2019

NEW YORK About 1,000 furloughed federal workers have turned to online fundraising to help cover their expenses as a partial shutdown of the U.S. government drags on for nearly three weeks, a spokeswoman for GoFundMe.com said on Wednesday.

'My mortgage is due' Some U.S. federal workers seek shutdown cash

09 Jan 2019

NEW YORK About 1,000 furloughed federal workers have turned to online fundraising to help cover their expenses as a partial shutdown of the U.S. government drags on for nearly three weeks, a spokeswoman for GoFundMe.com said on Wednesday.

DNA test clears Golden State Killer suspect of 1975 murder: prosecutor

09 Jan 2019

DNA evidence has cleared a former policeman accused of being the "Golden State Killer," who terrified a swath of California with dozens of rapes and murders in the 1970s and 1980s, in one murder case from 1975 in which he was a suspect, prosecutors said.

U.S. pro wrestling announcer, 'Mean Gene' Okerlund, dies at 76

02 Jan 2019

Professional wrestling announcer Gene Okerlund, nicknamed "Mean Gene" for his verbal sparring with the gimmicky sport's muscled gladiators including Hulk Hogan and "Macho Man" Randy Savage, died on Wednesday, World Wrestling Entertainment said. He was 76.

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