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Lego unveils 'Women of NASA' set with astronauts…

Lego has unveiled a set of figures celebrating the women of NASA

Guilty plea but no jail for jewel thief Doris…

A notorious jewel thief recently arrested at a Walmart in Georgia got a warning _ but no jail time _ during her latest trip to court

Trump calls families of soldiers killed in Niger

President offers condolences on behalf of country

NFL Players And Owners At Standstill Over Anthem…

Owners and player representatives called a Tuesday meeting "productive" but didn't announce any new policies.

Appeals court finds Bladensburg cross violates Constitution

A federal appeals court has found that a 40-foot-tall cross on land owned by the state of Maryland violates the U.S. Constitution by endorsing religion

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: US congresswoman: Trump says fallen soldier 'knew what he signed up for'; Al-Qaida in Syria set to gain as Islamic State group disintegrates; Judge in Hawaii blocks revised Trump travel ban

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Jefferson told lawyers to read these; now they'll…

Nearly 200 years ago, Thomas Jefferson came up with a legal reading list for lawyers

Airport auctions off lost and found items…

Pittsburgh International Airport will sell the items you leave behind at the airport, including cars abandoned in its parking lots

Florida Governor Prepares For Violence Before…

White nationalist Richard Spencer is scheduled to speak Thursday in Florida, his first speech since the protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Fire at huge Chevron oil refinery in Los Angeles area

A fire has broken out at a huge Chevron oil refinery in the Los Angeles area

Up in smoke: Wildfires scorch California pot crop…

Up in smoke: Wildfires scorch California marijuana crops at harvest time

Houston-area "Tourniquet Killer" set to die

A convicted sex offender who became known as Houston's "Tourniquet Killer" because of the way he strangled his multiple victims is set for execution Wednesday

How Congress became the drug industry's best…

Congress weakened the DEA's ability to go after drug distributors at the height of the opioid epidemic. #Tucker

Clinton Foundation Won't Return Donations From…

The movie mogul facing multiple accusations of sexual harassment and assault gave the Clinton Foundation as much as $250,000 over the years.

Sheriff's office: Multiple injuries at office park shooting

A sheriff's office in northeastern Maryland says it is on the scene of a shooting at an office park

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Jurors to resume deliberations in beheading plot…

Jurors are set to resume deliberations in the case of a man accused of plotting to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller on behalf of the Islamic State group

Californians head back home to altered lives…

A week after fleeing raging wildfires, tens of thousands of emotionally ravaged Californians have drifted back home to find their lives and their communities dramatically altered.

Human smuggler pleads guilty, faces life in prison

James Bradley plead guilty to having 39 illegal immigrants in the back of a tractor trailer, 10 of whom died, and now faces life in prison

US Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl Pleads Guilty To…

Bergdahl was captured by the Taliban after walking off his base in Afghanistan in June 2009.

Massachusetts Iwo Jima memorial vandalized again

Massachusetts police are investigating the latest case of vandalism to an Iwo Jima memorial

Colorado teen killed young siblings to be alone…

Police say a 19-year-old accused of stabbing his two young siblings to death and wounding his father in Colorado told investigators he carried out the attack so he could be alone in the house

Maryland man indicted for hate crime in student's…

A Maryland prosecutor says a man has been indicted on a hate-crime charge for allegedly stabbing a college student to death "because of his race."

Justice Department indicts Chinese drug makers

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announces criminal charges against Chinese nationals drug accused of selling fentanyl and other opioids directly to Americans online.

'To Kill A Mockingbird' Pulled From Classrooms In…

The book was reportedly cut from Biloxi Public Schools' eighth-grade curriculum over concerns with language used in the text.

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Ex-Oklahoma officer to testify in his fourth…

A white former Oklahoma police officer on trial for a fourth time in the fatal shooting of his daughter's black boyfriend is expected to take the stand in his defense

Lawyers drop out of landlord's appeal in fire…

Lawyers for a Portland, Maine, landlord convicted of code violations following the city's deadliest fire in decades have dropped out of the case

The Latest: Friday funeral, motorcades set for…

An off-duty Las Vegas police officer killed when a gunman shot from a hotel into an open-air music festival crowd will be remembered with full departmental honors