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Federal agency says it lost track of 1,475…

A Senate subcommittee has found that federal officials lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant children last year after a government agency placed the minors in the custody of adult sponsors in communities nationwide

Smoky fire that forced evacuations out at…

Authorities said a fire at a northwestern Wisconsin refinery that poured thick clouds of black smoke into the air, forcing the evacuation of most of the city of Superior, was extinguished and people were being allowed back in their homes

Watch Kim Jong Un cross the line at DMZ

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un crossed the southern side of the DMZ for a summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, the first time a North Korean leader has stepped into the territory since 1953.

Paul Ryan Ousts House Chaplain, Prompting…

Rev. Patrick Conroy wrote a resignation letter as "requested."

Pizza Hut Museum opens on Wichita State University campus

The original Pizza Hut building has opened as a museum at Wichita State University

Investigators: DNA from genealogy site caught…

Prosecutors say they used online genealogical sites to find a DNA match for a California serial killing suspect

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2 lives converge on a dark road in Maine with…

A Maine sheriff has urged a man sought in the killing of a deputy to turn himself in and told a community to stay vigilant during a nationwide manhunt

CNN Hero Brisa De Angulo

Since 2004, Brisa De Angulo's nonprofit has been working to change the culture of sexual violence in Bolivia while helping hundreds of its young victims heal.

Police Used Genealogy Website To Find 'Golden…

Joseph James DeAngelo's DNA matched DNA collected at the scenes of several of the decades-old murders.

Mormon church kicks out man who supervised young women

The Mormon church says a man supervising young missionaries in Puerto Rico was removed from the post and kicked out of the religion after female missionaries reported behavior that was "immoral and sinful."

10 Things to Know for Friday

Among 10 Things to Know: Bill Cosby convicted of sexual assault; Pompeo sworn in as secretary of state, dashes off to Europe; More kids have autism, better diagnosis may be the reason.

Temple University reconsidering Bill Cosby's…

Bill Cosby's alma mater says it will reconsider an honorary degree awarded to the comedian more than two decades ago

Trump Says He'd Like To Scrap The Electoral…

Many have made arguments that the process is outdated and undemocratic.

Minnesota lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct

A Minnesota lawmaker is apologizing after a woman accused him of touching her without her consent

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Ben Carson Proposal Would Triple Rent for Poorest…

In a move that would reduce federal assistance to poor households, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is recommending increasing rent for low-income tenants living in government-subsidized housing and imposing stricter work requirements. The move is part of a far-reaching effort by the Trump administration that some are calling...

Arkansas judge blocks state's revived voter ID law

An Arkansas judge has blocked a voter ID law that's nearly identical to a measure the state's highest court found unconstitutional about four years ago

Otto Warmbier's Parents Are Suing North Korea

Warmbier was jailed in North Korea for 17 months. He died a few days after he was returned to the states.

Authorities say the fire is out at a Wisconsin refinery where an explosion injured at least 11 people.

Authorities say the fire is out at a Wisconsin refinery where an explosion injured at least 11 people.

5 years before massacre, gunman promised not to…

The gunman in a mass shooting at a Texas church last year told a military judge in 2012 that he "would never allow myself to hurt someone" again while confessing to violently hitting his stepson

Testimony concludes in fatal Michigan bike crash…

Testimony has concluded after defense attorneys declined to call any witnesses in the trial of a Michigan motorist accused of running down nine bicyclists, killing five of them.

Judge Picks Special Master To Review Michael…

The special master will review all the materials from the Michael Cohen raids and determine what is covered by attorney-client privilege.

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Police say teacher who dated student faces sex crime

Authorities say an Ohio teacher who filed a harassment complaint against an 18-year-old student with whom she said she'd had a relationship has been charged with a sex crime

Starbucks CEO says racial controversy hasn't…

Starbucks CEO says racial controversy hasn't affected sales, vows to ensure it doesn't happen again

Man found mentally fit for trial for fleeing…

A court hearing is scheduled on whether a man is mentally fit to proceed with trial for escaping from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital and flying to California