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Man set to be executed for killing of Texas…

A Texas death row inmate is set to be executed for the abduction, rape and killing of a suburban Houston college student more than 20 years ago, even though he maintains that he is innocent and argues that his conviction was based on junk science

Sketch of suspect released in California campus…

Police have released a sketch and surveillance images of a suspect in the stabbing death of a retired college administrator and consultant at California State University, Fullerton

Pompeo urges fresh thinking on Mideast, warns Iran

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says greater cooperation and "fresh thinking to solve old problems" are needed in the Middle East _ but he also warns that Iran and its proxies are continuing "to foment terror and unrest" in the region

Washington state grand jury indicts witness in homicide case

Washington state grand jury charges witness with lying as part of 18-year-old investigation into shooting death of assistant U.S. attorney

Tropical Storm Chantal forms over North Atlantic

Tropical Storm Chantal has formed over the far North Atlantic

Rust-belt China looks abroad as economy slows…

China's northeastern rust-belt region is trying to capitalize on a multibillion-dollar national initiative to build ports, railways and other projects abroad

Suspect in huge Capital One breach seeks release…

Lawyers for a transgender woman charged in a massive data breach at Capital One are asking for her to be released from federal custody, saying that for her to remain jailed with men is a serious threat to her mental health

San Francisco's FogCam Will Be Switched Off After…

Two students at San Francisco State University created the FogCam in 1994.

'America's Got Talent' continues summer dominance…

With the top two most-watched television shows last week, NBC's 'America's Got Talent' continues its dominance when the heat is on

Philly police head resigns as bias suit roils…

The mayor of Philadelphia says Police Commissioner Richard Ross is resigning over new allegations made by two women officers of sexual harassment and racial and gender discrimination against others in the department

Chinese woman accused of Mar-a-Lago trespass…

A Chinese woman accused of trespassing at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club and lying to Secret Service agents will be tried by a jury after frustrating the federal judge hearing her case

Mormon local leader charged in dressing room…

A Utah man who serves as a local leader in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is accused of illegally photographing a woman in Tennessee in a mall dressing room

Man who allegedly threatened abortion clinic held

A Chicago man accused of posting messages on social media that threatened a deadly attack on an abortion clinic has been ordered held in custody.

3 indicted in immigration scam targeting overseas investors

Prosecutors say three people face federal charges in California for allegedly defrauding foreign investors in a jobs program overseen by U.S. immigration officials

Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower before US…

Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower as investors await speech by the U.S. Fed chairman for outlook on rate cuts

Judge acquits Mississippi lawmaker accused of…

A judge has acquitted a Mississippi lawmaker on a domestic violence charge after he was accused of punching his wife because she didn't undress quickly enough when he wanted to have sex

The New Space Command Will Officially Be Up And…

It's the first step in establishing the U.S. Space Force — which would be an entirely new military service dedicated to defense in outer space.

Facebook rolls out tool to block off-Facebook…

Facebook launches 'clear history' tool in some countries under a new name

Public weighs in on gun bills after Virginia mass…

Members of the public and special interest groups have made their case to a Virginia commission studying a broad range of gun safety proposals following a deadly mass shooting in Virginia Beach earlier this year