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,...

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"

Ohio prison staff set to execute killer of man…

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

Intense government bombing of south Syria…

Syrian rescue workers, war monitor say talks to cede the largest opposition holdout in southwestern Syria to the government have failed

Woman with $92K in unpaid tolls and fees gets probation

A woman who racked up more than $92,000 in unpaid tolls and fees for evading hundreds of tolls on the Pennsylvania Turnpike during a five-year period has pleaded guilty to theft of services

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Growing up in war-torn Yemen

Ramzi is 11 and has become the man of the house after his father was killed in a Saudi airstrike.

Onetime Trump Critic Martha Roby Wins GOP House…

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby won Alabama’s Republican runoff on Tuesday, fighting through lingering fallout from her years-old criticism of then-candidate Donald Trump in a midterm contest that hinged on loyalty to the GOP president.

More Americans Would Rather Spend Their Extra…

Every once in awhile we like to treat ourselves to something nice, but it may surprise you to know that not everyone spends that little extra on a new pair of shoes.

The Latest: Trump defends Putin summit, vows 'big…

Trump is defending his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, promising "big results" and saying Russia has pledged to help with U.S. efforts to denuclearize North Korea

3 victims identified after Florida Everglades plane crash

Authorities have identified three victims of a mid-air collision involving two small planes over the Florida Everglades

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Fed Chairman Powell outlines risk of trade tariffs

U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell delivered his semiannual testimony to Congress Tuesday and said that countries that have remained open to trade have grown faster than countries that have gone in a more protectionist direction.

2-year sentence for teacher who fired gun in classroom

A teacher who fired a gun inside a Georgia classroom has been sentenced to two years behind bars

New Blood Test May Detect Melanoma In Early Stages

In a new study, scientists used an experimental blood test to identify people who had early-stage melanoma with almost 80 percent accuracy.

EU fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile system

The European Union's antitrust chief has slapped a record $5 billion fine on Google for abusing the market dominance of its Android mobile phone operating system

65 Years After Armistice, US Remains Expected Home

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...

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

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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

South Africa, Obama mark Mandela centennial with…

South Africa and Obama mark Mandela centennial with charity; 'How big are your ambitions?'

Washington Metro, union leaders meet amid strike threat

Leaders of the Washington Metro's largest union have met with Metro officials in the first meeting since workers overwhelmingly voted to authorize a strike, but little appears to have been resolved