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Officer who shot school gunman gets ovation at…

A school resource officer who was hailed a hero for shooting and arresting a gunman at a northern Illinois high school received a standing ovation as he led students into their graduation ceremony

Mueller's Obstruction Inquiry Gets Its First…

The first possible deadline for Robert Mueller's investigation surfaced over the weekend: Rudy Giuliani said that Mueller might wrap up his inquiry into whether President Trump obstructed justice by September, reports the New York Times . This appears to be contingent on the president agreeing to sit for an interview. "We...

A crisis intensifies: Addiction lands more women…

The opioid crisis is putting more women behind bars across the U.S. _ tearing apart families and squeezing communities that lack treatment programs and permanent solutions.

Syrian government resumes anti-IS offensive in Damascus

Syrian state TV: Government forces resume anti-IS offensive in southern part of Damascus after evacuating civilians

Divers hunt Oklahoma lake for boaters missing in fatal crash

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says divers are searching for two boaters missing since a collision that killed at least one other person on a central Oklahoma lake

Manchester attack: Remembering Saffie

Eight-year-old Saffie Roussos was one of 22 people killed in the Manchester arena attack.

'Let's Have a Moment of Change.' Kelly Clarkson…

Kelly Clarkson confronted the recent school shooting in Texas in an emotional opening to the Billboard Music Awards Sunday night. Clarkson called for a “moment of action” to replace the usual “moment of silence” that follows mass shooting tragedies.

What 6 Years of Exercise in Middle Age Can Mean…

Middle age can come with certain anxieties about aging that might prompt someone to buy a sports car, unnecessarily. But a new study found that you should be actually investing in a gym membership.Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.

The Latest: Trump defends US trade dealings with…

President Donald Trump is defending his administration's trade dealings with China a day after his Treasury secretary said the two countries were putting a trade war "on hold."

Crews find wreckage of small plane that crashed in Vermont

State Police say search crews have found the wreckage of a small plane that crashed into the woods in Vermont's Green Mountains The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday only the pilot was on board

Iran: EU support of nuclear deal isn't enough

Iran's foreign ministry says that Washington's withdrawal from the nuclear agreement means Tehran doesn't have enough benefits to uphold their side of the deal, even with the remaining European powers still on board. Matthew Larotonda reports.

Social media under microscope in emotive Irish…

Debate is raging in Ireland over whether to lift the country's decades-old ban on abortion

Inmate: No bodies 'I know of' at dig site for missing girls

An inmate whose reported boasting in prison inspired police to dig for the remains of up to seven girls who have been missing for decades in suburban Detroit says he's not aware of any bodies at the site

DOJ Says Watchdog Will Look Into Trump Campaign…

The announcement came after Trump said he planned to order an investigation into whether his campaign was spied on "for political purposes."

NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station…

One of NASA's prime shippers, Orbital ATK, has launched a fresh load of supplies to the International Space Station

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump to DOJ: Investigate whether FBI infiltrated campaign; Maduro wins Venezuela presidential election challengers call illegitimate; Police response to Texas school shooting remains unclear

Texas mom marched after Parkland, then her town…

Texas mother had been inspired by survivors of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, then the very sort of extreme gun violence she was marching against arrived in her town

Funeral to be held for girl killed in school bus…

Family and friends are remembering a student killed when a school bus collided with a dump truck in New Jersey

LGBT community cheers pope's 'God made you like…

Pope Francis' reported comments to a gay man that 'God made you like this' have been embraced by the LGBT community as another sign of Francis' desire to make gays feel welcomed and loved in the Catholic Church

Pregnant woman, her father critically injured in shooting

Authorities say a street shooting in Philadelphia has left a pregnant woman and her father critically injured on the day she was married