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Dad stabbed to death as daughter sits in lap at…

A homeless man has been charged with murder in the death of a California father who was stabbed in the neck as his 5-year-old daughter sat in his lap in a crowded beachside steakhouse

1 student wounded in shooting at Florida high…

A gunman carrying a shotgun in a guitar case opened fire at a Florida high school, wounding one student as other students and teachers piled desks and cabinets against classroom doors to make barricades

Cooper: A smear effort against Mueller, Comey

CNN's Anderson Cooper explains the coordinated effort to spread false or misleading information about Robert Mueller and James Comey.

CIA Releases Memo On Gina Haspel's Role…

Haspel is President Donald Trump's pick to run the agency.

Yemen Red Cross: More dying from indirect effects of war

The outgoing head of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Yemen says he believes more people are dying now from indirect effects of the conflict than from bombing, shelling and ground attacks

Man who shot 2 deputies in Florida was mystery to…

A man who investigators say killed two sheriff's deputies in rural north Florida was a mystery figure to many in the small agricultural community rocked by the shooting

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Jury ends week with no decision on Border Patrol…

A judge told jurors considering a murder charge against a U.S. Border Patrol agent in the shooting death of a rock-throwing Mexican teenager to keep trying to reach a verdict

Germany's Real-Life Disney Castle

Perched atop a forestry hill in Bavaria, Germany, is a real-life fantasy castle. Commissioned by King Ludwig II in 1869, Neuschwanstein Castle inspired Walt Disney's 'Sleeping Beauty.'

The Father Of US Birthright Citizenship Is Nearly…

Wong Kim Ark paved the way for birthright citizenship in the U.S., regardless of the status of one's parents. But few have ever heard of him.

Off-duty LAPD officer charged with murder in DUI crash

An off-duty Los Angeles police officer has been charged with murder in a fiery freeway crash that killed three people

Judge won't order Flint bottled water program to…

A federal judge has denied a request to order Michigan officials to resume distribution of free bottled water in Flint

His Epic Vacation Seemed Too Good to be True. It…

The emails from Chris Smith to family and friends began in June 2010 with seemingly happy news: The 30-year-old wrote that he was flush with $1 million cash after selling out his half of an ad company to his partner and was embarking on an epic world journey by yacht...

WaPo: Democrats file suit over 2016 election

The Democratic National Committee is suing Russia, the Trump campaign and WikiLeaks, alleging they conspired to help Trump win the presidency.

Colorado's Governor Says He Could Ban Marijuana…

The state saw a spike in crime beginning the same year weed was legalized.

Texas sheriff fires deputy who fatally shot unarmed man

A Texas sheriff has fired a deputy who shot an unarmed man dead during a confrontation in Houston

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The Latest: Arts group says it welcomes 53…

The National Endowment for the Arts says it looks forward to welcoming an upcoming poetry contest's 53 finalists, including a high school student who fled his native Zambia for Maine and won a legal fight to compete

Deputies hold vote on sheriff after Florida…

The union that represents the deputies who responded to the Florida high school massacre is holding a no-confidence vote on the sheriff

Saving India’s Most Sacred River

Each year, about 8 million tons of flowers are dumped into India’s rivers. The HelpUsGreen organization collects the waste flowers and upcycles them into products

Broward County Sheriff Faces No-Confidence Vote…

Sheriff Scott Israel publicly criticized a school resource officer in Parkland, Florida, for not entering the building to engage the shooter.

Woman gets 3 years after guilty plea in videotaped beating

A Chicago woman involved in a beating of a mentally disabled teen that was shown on Facebook Live has been sentenced to three years in prison

FAA orders more engine inspections after…

The Federal Aviation Administration has ordered ultrasound inspections of hundreds of jet engines like the one that blew apart at 32,000 feet in a deadly accident aboard a Southwest Airlines plane

AP PHOTOS: Prince file shows extravagant but…

AP PHOTOS: A sampling of photos released from the investigation into Prince's overdose death offers many glimpses at the private areas of the pop star's world

Ex-SunTrust Employee May Have Stolen Data From…

A former SunTrust employee may have stolen a list with personal information for 1.5 million of the bank's customers.

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Settlement announced in coroner discrimination lawsuit

A settlement has been reached in a racial discrimination lawsuit against a Mississippi Gulf Coast county and its coroner

Comey Investigated Over Possible Classified Breach

When James Comey gave four memos to a friend detailing his interactions with President Trump, he took pains to make sure they contained no classified information, the former FBI chief told Congress last year. However, the Justice Department is now investigating whether he was wrong about that, reports the Wall...

Judge tosses suit seeking to block parole of cops…

A judge has dismissed a lawsuit that sought to block the parole of a former radical who fatally shot two New York City police officers in 1971