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Arson suspected in fire at former President Clinton's boyhood Arkansas home

Bill ClintonAuthorities are investigating a fire that damaged the childhood home of former President Bill Clinton on Friday, and they say indications are it was deliberately set.

The blaze broke out at about 3:20 a.m. Friday at the two-story home, called the William J. Clinton Birthplace, in Hope, Ark., officials said. The historic dwelling, which has National Historic Site status, closed on Thursday and was supposed to reopen Saturday.


Houston mosque fire has 'suspicious' origins

Houston mosque fireFirefighters responded to a "suspicious" two-alarm fire about 2:45 p.m. at the Islamic Society of Houston on Friday.

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said the fire had "multiple origins," leading authorities to check surveillance footage for suspects. No one was injured.

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Rhode Island prep school report apologizes for at least 26 cases of past sexual abuse

Rhode Island school sexual abuseAn investigation has found what it says are numerous cases of sexual misconduct committed at a Rhode Island boarding school during the 1970s and 1980s.

The state's St. George's School conducted a yearlong probe into the matter. The results, released Wednesday, claim at least 26 cases of sexual abuse were committed against students there.

The abuse was allegedly committed by six former employees of the school -- all of whom were discharged, but not reported to police.


Guns top Christmas wish lists and the industry seems to be booming

Guns at top of Xmas wish listsThis year, among the socks and sweaters, bottles of wine, a large number of Americans will find another present: guns.

Gun shop owners across the US have reported a marked increase in interest in their products over the holidays. In November, the FBI ran more than 2.2m gun background checks, a 24% increase from last year. Gun background checks hit a new record on Black Friday, when 185,345 were processed by the FBI.


A GOP Governor Just Undid A Major Voting Rights Victory In His State

matt BevinKentucky's new Republican Gov. Matt Bevin reversed a move Tuesday by his Democratic predecessor to restore voting rights to at least 140,000 people with felony convictions.

The state is just one of just three, along with Florida and Iowa, that permanently disenfranchises all people with felony convictions. Kentuckians with felony convictions who want their right to vote, serve on a jury, hold elected office and obtain a professional or vocational license have to individually petition the governor to have those rights restored.


U.S. considering mass deportations for illegal Central American immigrants

Jeb JohnosonThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security is preparing to deport hundreds of Central American families that allegedly entered the United States illegally and have ignored orders to leave.

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, a division of DHS, may begin deportations in January and is expected to focus on families that have fled Central America. More than 100,000 families -- both children and adults -- have traveled to the U.S. since last year, although focus has largely been on the surge of unaccompanied minors.


Arrests as BLM protests at Minn. airport, mall

blm arrests at mallHundreds of Black Lives Matter activists on Wednesday marched through Minnesota's Mall of America before converging on Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, where protesters blocked roads and police made arrests. The actions, which were in response to the November shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police, coincided with one of the busiest shopping and travel days of the holiday season.

After police and mall security dispersed a march at Mall of America in Bloomington, located 10 miles south of Minneapolis, the protesters took a light rail train to the airport where they briefly shut down roadways to both terminals, an airport spokesman said.


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