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California wildfires destroy buildings, force…

Wind-driven wildfires destroyed buildings and threatened hundreds of others Sunday as they raced across dry brush in rural Northern California

Authorities investigating fatal Minneapolis…

Authorities are investigating after Minneapolis police on Saturday shot and killed a man following reports he was firing a handgun as he walked outside

Former Top FBI Agent Peter Strzok Subpoenaed To…

He's set to appear Wednesday before the House Judiciary Committee.

'Gunshots and horror': San Diego shootout wounds…

An 18-year-old witness who heard a shootout between San Diego police and a man at a condo complex says he told his younger siblings to go upstairs and lock the bathroom door

Corporate America increasingly avoids…

After high-profile mass shootings, corporate America taking a stand to try to curtail sales of firearms

Clarification: Florida Attorney General…

Clarification: Florida Attorney General Confronted story

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Planned Parenthood Is Suing The Health And Human…

Planned Parenthood says new funding stipulations for HHS' Teen Pregnancy Prevention Partnership are unlawful.

Woman Calls Cops on Girl Selling Water

A video being widely shared online this weekend appears to show a woman calling police in San Francisco on an 8-year-old girl for selling water without a permit. Per the Huffington Post , the woman, who appears to be white, is seen on the phone as the non-white girl's mother recorded...

Vigil held to support Minnesota mosque where…

People have gathered for a vigil to support a downtown Rochester mosque after officials found bacon left near the front door and in its parking lot, an act one group called "attempted religious desecration."

River in National Park Claims 2 Lives in As Many…

Two people have died in as many weeks at the same spot in California's Sequoia National Park. Per USA Today , the swift and dangerous Kaweah River most recently claimed the life of a 22-year-old man who leaped in to save a 5-year-old boy who'd slipped into the rapids Saturday morning....

Report: DHS Warns Employees About Possible…

The warning follows public backlash to the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" policy.

South Carolina man tries to rescue dog at NC waterfall, dies

Authorities say a South Carolina man died when he tried to rescue his dog at a waterfall in western North Carolina

Railroad unloading oil from cars after Iowa…

Crews are working to contain and clean up crude that spilled into floodwaters when an oil train derailed in northwestern Iowa

At hub for border crossings, families spread…

In the Texas town of McAllen, Central American asylum-seekers are being released and are dispersing across the U.S.

This Mosquito-Borne Virus Was Found In A Human…

The virus was discovered in the 1960s.

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Her Principal Gave Her a Poker Chip. Hours Later, She Was Dead

"It changes your DNA," Dianne Grossman told reporters Tuesday. The New Jersey mother was speaking on the suicide of her 12-year-old daughter, Mallory, who died last June after what her parents say was a relentless bullying campaign by classmates at Copeland Middle School. Now, per the Star-Ledger , Grossman and her...

Things to Know about 2 Atlantic City casino…

Two shuttered Atlantic City casinos will reopen this week under new owners and new names

US imported more seafood in 2017 than any prior…

Federal data say the United States imported more seafood last year than at any point in its history, and the nation's trade deficit in the sector is growing

South Carolina Congressional Candidate Seriously…

A car driving the wrong direction on the highway crashed into the car Katie Arrington was riding in.

Man accused of trying to drown wife, 2 kids in bathtub

Police in West Virginia say a man who claimed he was baptizing his wife and two children in a bathtub is accused of trying to drown them

New Florida law reignites beach access fight in…

A new Florida law is set to reignite a fight over beach access in a Florida Panhandle county known for its pristine, sugar-white sand and rolling dunes _ right in time for the July 4th holiday

Transgender rights battle returning to North…

A largely quiet legal battle over the law that replaced North Carolina's "bathroom bill" has could return to the spotlight with new court hearings

Crying Migrant Girl On Time Cover Wasn't…

The photo was taken by Getty Images photographer John Moore. He never said the girl was separated from her mother.

Average gas price falls 6 cents a gallon; 1st drop in months

The average price of a regular gallon of gasoline fell 6 cents over the past two weeks, to $2.95

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Receipt Inside McDonald's Bag Brought Down…

Kyle Willett, then a detective on the Louisville Metro Police's drug task force, got some food at a McDonald's drive-thru before heading back to work one day back in 2016—and it was the receipt from that fast food stop that led to his downfall, the Courier-Journal reports. While still...

Restaurant That Booted Sanders Closes the Next…

The little Red Hen restaurant in rural Virginia found itself squarely in the middle of a big Beltway brouhaha after Sarah Huckabee Sanders was turned away on Friday night, and now the owner gives the Washington Post the backstory. Stephanie Wilkinson was home when her chef called around 8pm to...

Pittsburgh Protests Continue After Police Shoot…

Police say an officer opened fire when Antwon Rose attempted to run away during a traffic stop.