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The Latest: Rock Valley downstream shuts off…

Rock Valley, a small city just to the southwest of Doon where more than 30 oil tanker cars derailed into floodwaters, has shut off all its drinking water wells

The Latest: Prosecutor: Trial ends 'long and dark…

The top federal prosecutor for Massachusetts says the murder conviction of an 84-year-old former New England Mafia boss "ends a long and dark chapter" in the city of Boston

Police: Backup driver in fatal Uber crash was…

Investigators say the backup driver of an autonomous Uber SUV that fatally struck a pedestrian was streaming the television show "The Voice" and looking away shortly before the crash

UN: Basic human rights being 'chiseled away' in Venezuela

A U.N. report says the rule of law in Venezuela is quickly eroding as officials allow government security forces to kill citizens without any apparent consequences

Inmate charged in deaths of 2 Kansas deputies

A suspect is charged in the deaths of two Kansas deputies who were fatally shot in the line of duty

Airbus UK boss: 'Chaos' if no-deal Brexit

Airbus UK boss Katherine Bennett says it was time to "put on the table some hard facts".

'They're Permanently Separated.' President Trump…

President Donald Trump explicitly compared the tragedy of families whose relatives have been killed by undocumented immigrants to the family separations at the border.

Bill Gates Donates $4M for Gene-Altered…

Bill Gates latest effort to curb the spread of malaria involves genetically altered mosquitoes with a license to kill. Tony Spitz has the details.

Lawsuit seeks lawyer access to immigrants in prison

A rights group has filed an emergency suit in federal court against top officials of U.S. immigration and homeland security departments, alleging they have unconstitutionally denied lawyers' access to immigrants being held in a federal prison in Oregon

Oregon officials criticized for pesticides…

Environmental advocates are calling out the Oregon Department of Transportation and its contractors for applying a weedkiller along a highway near Sisters that unintentionally killed hundreds of ponderosa pine trees

Small shops get hit with Supreme Court ruling

Complying with a Supreme Court ruling that forces online retailers to collect sales tax will be a heavy burden for smaller e-commerce businesses. Roselle Chen reports.

Honduran girl in symbolic photo not separated from mother

A crying Honduran toddler whose picture was used on the cover of Time magazine and became a symbol of President Trump's immigration policy, was not separated from her mother, U.S. government officials say

Police shooting of boy spurs more protests…

Demonstrations continue in the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black teen fleeing a traffic stop near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

House Passes Package Of More Than 50 Bills On…

The bills will likely now be combined and sent to the Senate.

Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track…

The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones

The Latest: Man charged with capital murder in deputy deaths

A suspect has been charged with capital murder in the deaths of two Kansas sheriff's deputies who were shot while transporting him last week

California man texted friend before care home…

Documents reveal the operator of a California adult-care facility was drunk and sent an apologetic text to a friend before he shot three developmentally disabled men, set the building ablaze and then used the gun to kill himself

Woman who shot boyfriend in videotaped stunt…

A transcript shows a woman tried to resist as her boyfriend urged her to shoot him for a videotaped stunt that ended in his death

For immigrants, still no word on when they will…

Two days after President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of families at the border, federal authorities are still working on a plan to reunite an estimated 1,800 children with their parents and find ways to keep households together

Texas Tech condemns racist remarks students allegedly posted

Texas Tech University leaders have condemned racist online comments allegedly posted by several students calling for attacking immigrants and building a border wall