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New fires break out in California as wine country…

As fire crews gain on wildfires burning for more than a week in Northern California's wine country, new fires broke out in other parts of the state, including northeast of Los Angeles

Nebraska man accused of helping Florida girlfriend kill self

Investigators say a Nebraska man facing an assisted suicide charge in his Florida girlfriend's death believed she had stage-four cancer, but an autopsy didn't find any tumors

Dramatic bodycam footage from shootout with…

Florida officers hailed as heroes after confronting reportedly mentally ill man who had just killed a man he believed was hitting on his imaginary girlfriend.

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.

Slain barber called a hero for protecting little boy

The man fatally shot in a Connecticut barbershop last weekend died trying to protect the life of a little boy whose hair he had just cut

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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

The Latest: NTSB says Benadryl impaired balloon…

Investigators say the pilot of a Texas hot air balloon that crashed and killed 16 people flew with enough Benadryl in his system to have the equivalent blood-alcohol level of a drunken driver

Final suspect arrested in Brian Terry murder case

Mexican law enforcement apprehends last suspect in Border Patrol agent's death; William La Jeunesse reports from Los Angeles.

US Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl Pleads Guilty To…

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

South Carolina deputy kills suspect holding hostage

A man authorities say was holding a woman hostage at a home in South Carolina has been shot and killed by a sheriff's deputy

325-pound woman charged with killing girl by…

Authorities say a 325-pound Florida woman has been charged with killing her 9-year-old cousin by sitting on the child as punishment

Bergdahl guilty pleas leave room for drama at…

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's guilty pleas on charges of endangering comrades in Afghanistan have set up a dramatic sentencing hearing later this month that could land him in prison for life.

Crews making headway against California wildfires

Claudia Cowan reports from the wine country town of Kenwood.

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'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.

Ex-Pennsylvania firm's CFO gets probation in Humvee fraud

A Pittsburgh man who helped a defense contractor in a $6 million scheme to overcharge the Department of Defense for Humvee window kits has been sentenced to three years' probation

Rape allegation makes Muslim teen's death a…

An already disturbing case about a 17-year-old Muslim girl killed as she walked to her mosque took another unsettling turn after an indictment alleged the victim was raped as well

Closing arguments set in blogger beheading plot…

Attorneys are set to make their final pitches to jurors in the case of a man accused of participating in a plot to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller

California wildfire hero recalls dramatic escape…

59-year-old gets emotional telling how he was able to flee wildfire with wheelchair-bound woman.

Charlottesville Lawsuits Seek To Prevent Similar…

White nationalist groups and leaders are being sued over the Aug. 12 "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Lawsuit seeks disclosure of FBI 9/11 investigation files

A lawsuit seeking disclosure of FBI files on a reported U.S.-based support network for the 9/11 hijackers has reached a federal appeals court. A Florida online publication wants to go to trial to force the FBI to comply with the Freedom of Information Act

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Cause of deadly Honolulu high-rise fire can't be…

Honolulu fire officials say the cause of a deadly high-rise apartment fire can't be determined

Court documents provide details in Honolulu…

Court documents say a Honolulu police officer conspired with others to alter evidence and provide false information to federal officials in a peculiar case involving a mailbox stolen from the home of the former department chief

Marine allegedly tries to carjack tour bus near…

24-year-old arrested for reportedly attempting to steal double-decker tour bus in D.C. with around 60 passengers on board.