R. Kelly accused of sex with teen girl in 1990s as indictment is updated

(Reuters) – Singer R. Kelly, already facing trial in three states on sexual abuse, child pornography, kidnapping and obstruction of justice charges, has been hit with an updated indictment... Read more »

Democrat Klobuchar on diversity and taking on Trump in the 2020 presidential race

FORT DODGE, Iowa (Reuters) – Democratic presidential contender Amy Klobuchar is banking on a strong showing in Iowa’s first-in-the-nation nominating contest on Feb. 3 to jump-start her path to... Read more »

Factbox: Two years of #MeToo in the courts

FILE PHOTO: Film producer Harvey Weinstein exits the New York Criminal Court after his sexual assault trial in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., January... Read more »

Falling redwood kills hiker in California park on Christmas Eve

(Reuters) – A Minnesota man visiting Muir Woods National Monument near San Francisco was killed by a falling redwood tree during a Christmas Eve hike with his sister and... Read more »

Winter storm strands 1,000 near Grand Canyon, delays Thanksgiving travelers

PHOENIX (Reuters) – Some 1,000 people were stranded without heat or power in a small Arizona town near the Grand Canyon on Friday during a major winter storm that... Read more »

Man wanted for killing parents in Minnesota arrested in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – A man wanted on charges of killing his mother and father, a retired NFL player, in Minnesota was arrested in Mexico’s beach resort city of... Read more »

Singer R. Kelly charged in Minnesota with soliciting sex from minor

(Reuters) – Singer R. Kelly, jailed in New York last month after he was charged in Brooklyn and Chicago with numerous sexual misconduct felonies, was charged on Monday in... Read more »

Singer R. Kelly charged in Minnesota with soliciting sex from minor

(Reuters) – Singer R. Kelly, jailed in New York on a federal sex-trafficking indictment, was charged on Monday in Minnesota with soliciting sex from a minor at a Minneapolis... Read more »

Trump disavows ‘send her back’ rally chant, many Republicans alarmed

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump tried to distance himself on Thursday from supporters’ chants of “send her back” at a rally where he blasted Somalia-born U.S. Representative Ilhan... Read more »

Man sentenced to 19 years in prison for tossing boy off Minnesota mall balcony

(Reuters) – A man who admitted hurling a 5-year-old boy off a third-floor balcony at Minnesota’s Mall of America was sentenced to 19 years in prison on Monday. Emmanuel... Read more »