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Lawyers ask panel to spare life of inmate set for…

Georgia's parole board plans to consider clemency for an inmate scheduled for execution

North Korea says Trump has 'declared war' on his…

North Korea's foreign minister says Trump's tweet was a declaration of war against his country

Tennessee church usher hailed a hero for stopping…

Sudanese immigrant arrested after killing one and injuring seven; Jonathan Serrie reports from Antioch

What The Little Rock Nine Endured For A Better…

On Sept. 25, 1957, the Little Rock Nine attended their first full day at Central High School.

The Latest: Vacant seat honors member of Little Rock 9

Organizers of the Little Rock Nine's 60th anniversary commemoration set aside space for each of the nine who desegregated Central High School, but one seat remained empty

Police defend their actions amid protest arrest…

Two St. Louis-area police agencies are defending their actions in arresting nearly two dozen protesters at a mall, amid complaints that the demonstrators were taken down forcefully, including a female pastor allegedly put in a chokehold

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Trial set to begin for man who stole guns, sent…

A man accused of stealing an arsenal of firearms from a southern Wisconsin gun shop and sending an anti-government manifesto to President Donald Trump says he regrets surviving his failed attempt to run from authorities

Immigrant worker program studied 75 years later

World War 2-era migrant worker program could teach lessons for today’s immigration debate, 75 years later

Flint's Lead Water May Have Caused A Spike In…

A study found a 58 percent increase in fetal death rates after the city switched its water source in 2014.

Pennsylvania funeral director arrested over corpse pictures

A Pennsylvania funeral director has been charged with abusing corpses and other crimes for allegedly taking cellphone pictures of the dead to "gross out" her friends and family

Lawmakers ask police to probe co-owner of failed…

One of South Carolina's top lawmakers is asking state police to investigate "potential criminality" on the part of one of the co-owners that has abandoned a multibillion-dollar nuclear power construction project

Target is raising minimum hourly wage to $15 by…

Target to raise minimum hourly pay to $15 by end of 2020 as it seeks to recruit staff and please customers

Woman on first ever alligator hunt bags monster…

Gator is the largest killed in South Carolina this year at 12 foot 7 inches long

Puerto Rico's Massive Debt Could Hurt Its…

Puerto Rico's hurricane recovery efforts could be hampered by the more than $70 billion it owes in debt.

Berkeley street hot dog vendor cited by police gets $87K

A street vendor who was had his money confiscated for selling bacon hot dogs on a Berkeley sidewalk without a permit has received more than $87,000 raised by supporters

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Trooper's widow sues sniper's parents for son's…

The widow of a state trooper has sued the parents of the sniper convicted in her late husband's killing, saying they psychologically manipulated their son "into developing a strong dislike for police and acting on that dislike."

Ex-congressman Mel Reynolds' tax trial to start…

Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds' misdemeanor tax charges case is set to begin in Chicago federal court

Geraldo Rivera shows aftermath of Hurricane Maria

'Fox & Friends' shares an inside look at the devastation faced by Puerto Rico

Who Is The Black Working Class? We Asked An Expert

The chair of Georgetown University's Department of African American Studies discusses the black working class and why it's not covered more often.

The Latest: Man killed by officer in hospital had stun gun

Authorities say a man in police custody inside a Las Vegas hospital was fatally shot by an officer after the man pointed a stun gun at a nurse

Church used unemployment scam to boost funds…

Church's divine plan to beat the recession and keep contributinos flowing in involved filing fraudulent unemployment claims at companies owned by congregants, former followers say

Tennessee church shooting suspect charged with…

Witnesses and police described a chaotic scene as a masked attacker armed with two guns shot seven people, killing one, in a Tennessee church before he was subdued

Masked gunman opened fire in Tennessee church

One killed, seven wounded, FBI confirms it's launching civil rights case

The Marine Corps Is Expecting Its First Female…

Service officials told The Washington Post the woman is expected to graduate from the Infantry Officer Course on Monday.

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Key events in ex-US Rep. Anthony Weiner's career, downfall

Key events in former US Rep. Anthony Weiner's rise and fall

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump replaces 90-day ban with new travel restrictions; Why Trump's words on anthem protests cut deep with NFL players; Health care bill teeters, GOP adds money to woo Senate dissidents

APNewsBreak: Planes designed for Alaska to take…

An airplane uniquely configured for Alaska which could leave passengers sharing the main deck with a kitchen sink or a herd of reindeer with a fear of flying is about to be taken out of service