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Acting Secy Shanahan to speak at Naval Academy…

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan is set to deliver the commencement address to the 2019 graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy

Mississippi rep charged with punching wife could…

The Mississippi House speaker has tasked lawyers with researching how to remove a lawmaker if it's true that he punched his own wife and does not resign voluntarily

He got the 15k Facebook likes, but breaks vow to…

Torrington police say a fugitive has so far failed to honor an agreement to surrender once 15,000 people responded positively to his wanted poster on social media

The Latest: French far-right leader says Brexit…

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has called on British authorities to respect the verdict of the Brexit referendum and make the U.K. leave the European Union

Missouri governor signs bill that ban abortions from the eighth week of pregnancy onward

Missouri governor signs bill that ban abortions from the eighth week of pregnancy onward

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Colorado man pleads not guilty in death of child's mother

A Colorado man suspected of killing the mother of his child has pleaded not guilty to a murder charge

GOP conservative temporarily blocks $19B disaster…

A House GOP conservative complaining of Washington's free-spending ways has temporarily blocked a long-overdue $19 billion disaster aid bill, delaying a vote

Activist, Georgia mayor clash over renaming street for Obama

Civil rights activist, south Georgia mayor clash over effort to rename street honoring KKK leader for Barack Obama

Missouri's Governor Signs 8-Week Abortion Ban…

Gov. Mike Parson had already told reporters he supported the Missouri Stands with the Unborn Act.

The Latest: Tensions flare over Sandra Bland…

Texas authorities are expected to face sharp questioning over why cellphone video Sandra Bland took during her confrontational 2015 traffic stop never publicly surfaced until now

The Latest: Record flooding likely for Arkansas…

Forecasters are predicting record flooding in western Arkansas in communities along the Arkansas River because of huge amounts of water headed downstream from Oklahoma and Kansas

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Slain North Carolina student gets Purple Heart…

A University of North Carolina-Charlotte student who was killed when he tackled a gunman who opened fire inside a classroom has been posthumously awarded military honors

Kenyan court upholds laws criminalizing same sex…

Kenya's High Court upholds colonial-era laws that criminalize same-sex relations, to dismay

Pennsylvania accuses financial firms of bond price-fixing

Pennsylvania's treasury department is accusing about a dozen large financial firms of inflating the price of bonds issued by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over seven years

Former Michigan priest charged with 6 counts of sex crimes

A Catholic priest who admitted when he resigned from a Flint-area parish that he had sexually abused a child has been charged with several counts of sexual assault dating back decades

7th Graders' Trip to Boston Museum Takes a Racist Turn

The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston admits it has some work to do after a middle school teacher complained that her students—who she notes are "all black and brown"—were racially profiled and mistreated by other visitors. Marvelyne Lamy of Davis Leadership Academy in nearby Dorchester took 26...

Harvey Weinstein Reportedly Reaches $44M Deal To…

According to several reports, the deal was discussed in bankruptcy court Thursday.

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Cops Deliver Sobering Message on Missing…

Even though Derion Vence was arrested almost two weeks ago in the case of missing preschooler Maleah Davis and charged with tampering with evidence relating to a corpse, Houston police weren't explicitly saying they thought the 4-year-old had been murdered. That all changed Thursday, when Chief Art Acevedo said during...

Funeral set for Alabama police officer killed by…

An Alabama city is honoring a police officer who was killed in the line of duty