FBI: Reported hate crimes surged by 17 percent in US last year
Swelling by 17 percent last year, hate crimes in the United States marked the largest increase in more than a decade, according to a new report by the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI). Released on Tuesday, the FBI report documented 7,175 hate crimes - at least 15 resulting in murders - across the country in…
Michelle Obama says her brother is still their mother’s favorite
Sibling rivalry, it turns out, remains a healthy competition even if you make it to the White House. Interested in Michelle Obama? Add Michelle Obama as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Michelle Obama news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Former first lady Michelle Obama said Tuesday that her older…
College Football Playoff Rankings 2018: Official Committee Releases Week 12 Poll
Gregory Shamus/Getty Images The Top Four of the College Football Playoff rankings remained unchanged heading into Week 12. Following a 24-0 shutout of the Mississippi State Bulldogs, the unbeaten Alabama Crimson Tide kept the top spot. They were followed by the Clemson Tigers, Notre Dame Fighting Irish and Michigan Wolverines. Here's the full Top 25…
Italy’s Libya talks end with commitments but no joint statement
Palermo, Italy - An international conference on Libya has ended in the Italian city of Palermo with commitments but no binding agreement by warring factions to a United Nations-led road map envisaging elections next year. In a joint press conference on Tuesday, UN Special Envoy for Libya Ghassan Salame and Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte described the…
4 arrested in connection with 2016 murders of 8 family members: Ohio attorney general
Ohio authorities have made four arrests in connection with the murder of eight family members who were fatally shot "execution style" in 2016. All four arrested belong to the same family from South Webster, Ohio, and were charged "with planning and carrying out the murders," Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced in a press release.…