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Utah wildfire grows to largest active fire in US

A wildfire sparked earlier this month by someone using a torch tool to burn weeds has grown to 67 square miles in southern Utah, becoming the largest active wildfire in the country

Prosecutors use Joe Arpaio's immigration talk…

Prosecutors trying to convict former Sheriff Joe Arpaio of violating a court order to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants displayed comments he made in news releases and TV interviews in which he bragged about immigration enforcement

Philando Castile family reaches $3 million…

Trace Gallagher reports

Millennials Are More Likely To Head To The…

The Pew Research Center asked about Americans' library use habits.

Bombs found in Montana home linked to bank robberies

Montana authorities say they found improvised bombs in a home after a Montana man accused of shooting at a Kansas state trooper

Air show attendance down after Air Force…

An Ohio air show's attendance was lower than expected after the Air Force Thunderbirds canceled performances when an F-16D fighter jet left the runway and flipped over upon landing during the show preparation

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Getaway driver gets life sentence in deadly mall…

The getaway driver in a deadly carjacking at an upscale New Jersey mall has been sentenced to life in prison

Seattle's minimum wage hike causing workers to…

Dan Springer has more on the study

Supreme Court To Decide Colorado Same-Sex Wedding…

The U.S. Supreme Court will consider if a Colorado baker discriminated against a same-sex couple by refusing to make a wedding cake for them.

Interior Department OKs survey for Alaska wilderness road

The U.S. Interior Department has granted Alaska permission to survey wilderness within a national wildlife refuge for a possible road

2 corrections officers among 4 arrested at Kansas…

2 corrections officers among 4 people arrested in contraband smuggling operation at county jail in Kansas City, Missouri

Wisconsin wants 'Making a Murderer' inmate to…

The Wisconsin Department of Justice is asking a federal appeals court to keep an inmate featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer" behind bars while the agency appeals a ruling that his confession was coerced

Jury reaches verdict in 'Baby Doe' case

Michael McCarthy found guilty of 2nd-degree murder in the 2015 killing of Bella Bond, his girlfriend's daughter

The Supreme Court Just Handed Trump His First…

The Supreme Court partially lifted lower courts' injunctions on the so-called travel ban. The justices will hear the case next term.

Police: Man allegedly used his prosthetic leg to hit wife

An Ohio man accused of using his prosthetic leg to hit his wife has been arrested on a domestic violence charge

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California big tunnels win early approval…

U.S. wildlife agencies have given critical first approval to California's ambitious $16 billion project to build two massive tunnels that would re-engineer the water system in the nation's most populous state

First military case in Navy bribery scandal begins

The Navy is prosecuting a commander for allegedly accepting gifts and prostitutes from a Malaysian defense contractor

Scorching temperatures fueling wildfires in Utah…

William La Jeunesse reports from Los Angeles

Philando Castile's Family Settles With Minnesota…

Castile was shot and killed by a police officer during a traffic stop in July 2016.

No bond for suspect in N. Carolina teen's disappearance

A man has been denied bond in the case of a North Carolina teenager who was found in a Georgia home after disappearing more than a year ago

Century-old letter appears in Lincoln mail…

A Lincoln mail carrier faced an impossible task earlier this month when he found a letter sent more than 100 years ago in his pile

US lawyer: US entitled to seize Iran-tainted…

A U.S. government lawyer has told jurors that a monthlong trial has revealed the secret long-time owner of a Manhattan skyscraper: Iran

Senate health care bill: How it compares to House…

Senate Republicans have unveiled the 'Better Care Reconciliation Act,' their plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. How does it differ with the House GOP's bill?

TSA Might Start Asking Flyers To Remove Books…

A test program requiring passengers to remove books from their carry-on bags during TSA screening will "likely" go nationwide.

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Reversal of death penalty for cop killer won't be appealed

Federal prosecutors have decided not to appeal a ruling overturning the death penalty against a man convicted in the 2003 slaying of two undercover New York Police Department detectives

Philando Castile's family reaches $3M settlement…

The mother of a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer has reached a nearly $3 million settlement with the city that employed the officer

Rabbi, several others arrested in public benefits…

Authorities: New Jersey rabbi and his wife and 3 other couples charged in a conspiracy to defraud Medicaid and other public assistance programs of over $1 million