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Ohio prison staff set to execute killer of man…

Ohio is set to execute a condemned killer for a three-decades-old fatal stabbing

911 caller warns of gas leak before fatal…

Recordings show a construction worker called 911 to warn he could smell and hear a leak from a broken gas main, just before a massive explosion killed a firefighter and destroyed six buildings in southern Wisconsin

FEMA Reportedly Denied Thousands Of Housing Aid…

NBC reports FEMA has denied more than 335,000 applications for disaster assistance so residents could repair their homes.

District wants more funds for security after school shooting

A suburban Indianapolis school district where a 13-year-old girl and a teacher were shot is asking voters to approve more money to improve security

Bode Miller's Wife Speaks Out on Toddler's…

The wife of Olympic skier Bode Miler has spoken out on the tragic death of 19-month-old daughter Emeline—and says she doesn't want any other mother to experience what she is going through. "It’s been 37 days since I’ve held my baby girl. I pray to God no other parent...

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Texas Executes Man Despite Request of Victim's…

The children of San Antonio convenience store owner Hasmukh "Hash" Patel did not want Christopher Young to be executed for the murder of their father—but Texas executed him Tuesday night anyway. Young, 34, received a lethal injection after lawyers failed to win a last-minute reprieve from Gov. Greg Abbott,...

Special Counsel Requests Immunity For 5 Witnesses

The witnesses may be asked to testify in Paul Manafort's upcoming trial.

Police: Woman faked terminal illness for extended stay

Police arrest New Jersey woman who they say faked having a terminal illness and convinced a family to take care of her for more than a month

MGM sues Vegas shooting victims in push to avoid…

A lawyer who attended a Las Vegas concert where a gunman killed 58 people last year is calling a casino operator's lawsuits against hundreds of victims a "bullying tactic"

Remains of 50 Americans Could Be Home Before…

The bodies of dozens of America's Korean War dead may finally return home, 65 years to the day after the armistice that ended fighting and created the DMZ in 1953. A US official tells CNN that the first group of possible American remains are expected on July 27. The remains...

'World Emoji Day' Is A Global Celebration For A…

World Emoji Day celebrates emoji as a universal form of communication.

North Carolina woman denied license plate to honor wife

A woman says her request for a specialty license plate to honor her wife has been denied by the North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles

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Immigrant children describe treatment in…

Immigrant children are complaining of hunger, cold and fear in a voluminous court filing about conditions in U.S. holding facilities

Lessons for next US financial crisis from 3 key…

Lessons for next US financial crisis from 3 key officials who were at center of previous one

Mandalay Bay Owner Sues Victims Of 2017 Vegas…

MGM Resorts International filed complaints in Nevada and California, claiming the hotel and its owners can't be held liable for the Oct. 1 shooting.

South Dakota mom sentenced for killing son who wet the bed

A South Dakota woman accused of beating her 2-year-old son to death after he wet his bed has been sentenced to 40 years in federal prison

Investigation leads to closure of 6 Virginia fox…

The Virginia attorney general's office says a two-year investigation has led to the closure of six fox pens, enclosures in which wild foxes are contained to be chased by hunting dogs

Official: Escaped jaguar bit through steel cable…

A jaguar that escaped its enclosure and killed nine other animals at a New Orleans zoo apparently was able to bite through a steel-cable barrier that forms the roof of its habitat

NYPD Is Losing Patience With Federal…

The NYPD says it will go ahead with disciplinary proceedings against officer Daniel Pantaleo if the DOJ doesn't move forward with charges soon.

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Gamer faces new charges in Kansas fatal 'swatting' case

One of the online gamers accused in a video game dispute that led police to fatally shoot a Kansas man is facing new charges

Man who cut off his ankle monitor suspected in 3…

Houston-area parolee suspected in three fatal shootings arrested and faces capital murder charges; police say he cut off ankle monitor days before rampage started

California woman describes finding cliff plunge…

A beachcomber who found a missing Oregon driver who survived a 250-foot plunge off a California cliff and a week without food calls the survivor a hero