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Man accused of killing officer to be arraigned at…

The man charged with shooting a Massachusetts police officer with the officer's own weapon and an innocent bystander is will not be arraigned on murder charges right away

Media seek Florida school shooting suspect's statement

Media organizations want a judge to order public release of much of Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz's statement to investigators after the Valentine's Day massacre that killed 17 people.

Obama Travels To Africa For The First Time Since…

His first stop was Kenya, where he met with President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga.

Order barring Louisiana death sentence is extended by 1 year

A federal judge's order bars Louisiana from carrying out any death sentences for at least one more year

Buoy to scout way for New Jersey offshore wind energy farm

New Jersey's plan to harness the power of the ocean wind to create energy has been moving at a glacial pace, but some movement is happening now

Amazon's Prime Day runs into snags swiftly

Amazon's website has run into some snags quickly on its much-hyped Prime Day

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Trump Administration Reportedly Willing To Talk…

Multiple U.S. and Afghan officials confirmed this shift in strategy with The New York Times.

Prosecutors: 4th child dies following New Jersey house fire

A fourth child has died following a New Jersey house fire that earlier claimed the lives of three youngsters and injured several other occupants and firefighters

Police: Man killed was 'person of interest' in…

Authorities say a man being investigated in the killing of an Indian college student was fatally shot by Kansas City police after wounding three officers

Suspect in 1988 killing of Indiana girl, 8…

A judge has given prosecutors until Thursday to file formal charges against a man arrested in the 1988 slaying of an 8-year-old Indiana girl

California Democratic Party Endorses Dianne…

Feinstein has held her Senate seat since 1992.

Judge: Psychologists can visit man charged in mass stabbing

An Idaho judge says psychologists can have jailhouse access to a man accused of murdering one child and injuring eight other people during a knife attack at a Boise apartment complex

Stranded woman drank water from moss after…

An Oregon woman who was badly injured and stranded for a week after her Jeep plunged 250 feet over a cliff into the ocean near Big Sur in California says she survived by drinking water dripping from moss

Chicago activist demands all footage from police…

An activist says he's asked Chicago police for the body camera footage from all the officers at the scene where an officer fatally shot a man over the weekend

Microsoft President Wants Congress To Regulate…

The technology could be used to identify and track people without their permission.

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Georgia man gets prison for offering cash to kill ex-wife

Georgia man sentenced to 10 years in prison for offering cash, basketball tickets for someone to kill his ex-wife

Trump: Putin made 'incredible offer' in Russian…

President Donald Trump says Russian President Vladimir Putin made an 'incredible offer' of law enforcement collaboration during the leaders' one-on-one summit

UN envoy says reforms needed to resume Libyan oil…

The U.N. envoy for Libya is warning that a recent agreement to resume oil production in the conflict-torn country will not hold unless key issues concerning the distribution of wealth and "endemic plundering of resources" are speedily tackled

Judge: Deputy likely violated rights in 2015 fatal shooting

Relatives of a North Carolina man fatally shot by a deputy can proceed with a wrongful death lawsuit after a judge found sufficient evidence that his constitutional rights were violated

Fox is 9th casualty after jaguar's weekend escape…

The death of a wounded fox brings to nine the number of animals that have died as the result of the weekend escape of a jaguar from its enclosure at the zoo in New Orleans

San Antonio store owner's killer set for execution

A 34-year-old Texas prisoner convicted of killing a San Antonio market owner nearly 14 years ago is set for execution this week

Judge postpones 'El Chapo' trial for 2 months to November

A judge has postponed the New York trial of notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman for two months until November

Mother accused of killing baby with drug-laced…

Prosecutors say a Pennsylvania mother killed her 11-week-old son with a lethal mix of drugs in her breast milk

Missouri Bans Controversial Practice, Sets…

Fifteen-year-olds can no longer get married in Missouri. The state had long been the most lenient in the US when it came to child marriage: About half the states have no minimum age requirement for marriage, but Missouri was the only state in which just one parent's signature—and no...

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Georgia mayor: Coin-flip arrest by officers 'inexcusable'

Georgia mayor says it was 'inexcusable and unprofessional' for police officers to use coin toss to decide arrest

Endangered white lion cub on display at Texas…

A rare 7-week-old white lion cub is on public display at an animal sanctuary in northeastern Texas

4 passengers remain critical following deadly bus…

Four people remain in critical condition following a deadly crash involving a commercial passenger bus and three other vehicles on a New Mexico highway early Sunday