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Trump threatens EPA action against San Francisco

President Donald Trump has threatened to unleash the Environmental Protection Agency on San Francisco after a California visit during which he blamed the homelessness crisis on "liberal" policies

Mexican megachurch leader back in court in child…

The leader of Mexican megachurch La Luz del Mundo returns to court for a preliminary hearing on child rape and human trafficking charges

Prosecutors seek trial for man charged with…

Prosecutors seek trial for college student charged with Southern California synagogue attack that killed a woman and injured 3, including rabbi and 8-year-old girl

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Japan court: TEPCO execs not guilty of nuke…

A Japanese court found three former Tokyo Electric Power executives were not criminally responsible for the 2011 Fukushima meltdowns, the only criminal trial in the nuclear disaster spawned by an earthquake and tsunami

Governor to unveil plan aimed at reducing St…

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson will be in St. Louis on Thursday to announce steps the state plans to take in addressing gun violence in the region that has claimed the lives of more than a dozen children

Huge explosion at Turkish chemical factory

A blast propelled a metal tank into the air during a fire at a facility in Istanbul.

Illinois officials to discuss fetal remains…

Officials whose offices are investigating the discovery of more than 2,200 medically preserved fetal remains at an Illinois house of a late doctor who had performed abortions for decades in Indiana will discuss the case

US says attack on Saudi oil site was an Iranian…

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is calling the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil industry an "act of war" against the kingdom by Iran

Ref who told wrestler to cut dreadlocks barred for 2 seasons

A referee who told a high school wrestler to cut his dreadlocks or forfeit a match last year has been suspended for two seasons

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs Contract…

​Gov. Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill 5 into law on Wednesday after state legislators passed the bill last week.

Trump bars California from setting stricter fuel…

President Donald Trump has announced that his administration is revoking California's authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those issued by federal regulators

Tennessee officials: 2 deputies injured, suspect…

Authorities say a suspect was fatally shot, two deputies injured, when law enforcement officers served an arrest warrant in Memphis

Oregon sees push for strictest gun storage law in…

Backers of an Oregon measure that would create the most comprehensive gun storage law in the US have delivered 2,000 signatures to the state's elections office to get the proposal on the 2020 ballot

No severe impacts from Imelda as it moves through…

Imelda has deluged some parts of Southeast Texas with nearly 20 inches of rain, but officials in Houston and surrounding communities say that so far there have been no severe impacts from the tropical depression

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UN faces rival cease-fire resolutions in Syrian rebel area

The U.N. Security Council is facing rival resolutions calling for a cease-fire in Syria's last rebel stronghold in Idlib, "to avoid a further deterioration of the already catastrophic humanitarian situation."

Judge denies Missouri request to allow 20-week abortion ban

A federal judge has denied a request by Missouri to allow a ban on abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy to go into effect while the state waits for further court action