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The Latest: Police union leader, pizzeria owner…

The owner of a St. Louis-area pizzeria chain and a police union leader are seeking to arrange a meeting after the restauranteur's social media criticism of officers led to a boycott and hundreds of angry phone calls

Michigan official faces key hearing in Flint…

A former Michigan health official says he started asking questions about bacteria in Flint's water supply a year before the state publicly acknowledged an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease

Over 500,000 cars abandoned after Harvey

Casey Stegall reports on car scams after natural disasters

Hurricane Maria Leaves Puerto Rico In The Dark

The island also has major flooding and structural damage.

The Latest: Fatal 16-vehicle crash closes Sierra…

California Highway Patrol officials say a fatal 16-vehicle crash has shut down westbound traffic on Interstate 80 in the Sierra Nevada, where snow and hail is falling

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UN votes to help Iraq collect evidence against…

The U.N. Security Council has authorized the world body's investigators to help Iraq collect evidence that could lead to prosecuting Islamic State extremists for war crimes

Attorney says man is innocent of kidnapping…

A defense attorney says the case against a man charged with kidnapping and killing a Tennessee nursing student is "absolutely full of holes" and is based on "non-evidence" against her client.

Closing arguments expected in Holly Bobo murder…

Legal panel provides insight into the case

Hiring Discrimination For Black People Is As Bad…

A new meta-analysis took an inventory of hiring discrimination studies going back 28 years to find, statistically speaking, not much has changed.

Was it a crime? 10 patients at nursing home died…

Two former prosecutors say 10 deaths at a Florida nursing home that lost its air conditioning during Hurricane Irma may not result in criminal charges

US attorney general to address law enforcement in…

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is heading to Boston to talk to law enforcement officials about transnational organized crime

Survivor spent hours in tree with toddler after…

The man who survived an Arizona flash flood that killed 10 of his family members says he believes it was luck that allowed him to save his 1-year-old daughter

Lincoln Memorial vandalized by student from…

A 21-year-old student from the Kyrgyz Republic has been arrested for allegedly etching words with a penny into the Lincoln Memorial

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Melania Trump Focuses On The Next Generation In…

First lady Melania Trump hosted a luncheon Wednesday during the United Nations General Assembly.

Investigator: Nebraska inmate stabbed 130 times during riot

Investigator: Inmate killed during Nebraska prison riot was stabbed more than 130 times

Prosecutors: Texas lawmaker spent $51K on online…

Prosecutors say a Texas lawmaker apparently spent more than $51,000 of her own money on an online psychic, appeared for work at the Capitol impaired by medication and hid a cellphone from investigators

The Latest: German diplomat defends Iran nuclear…

Germany's top diplomat is defending international institutions and agreements, condemning "egoism" on the world stage

Hurricane Maria aftermath: Puerto Rico faces…

The entire island of Puerto Rico is without power, after Hurricane Maria slammed into the U.S. territory. Officials estimate that it could take months for the island to be restored. Check out these incredible images of the storm and its aftermath.

A Former Professor Now Takes To The Stage To…

Ada Cheng was a professor for 15 years before taking a different direction.

2 workers die in separate construction site falls, 1 injured

Two construction workers have died in falls at separate New York City building sites

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New potential burden for Houston homeowners…

Houston homeowners face new potential financial burden: higher property taxes

Irma, now Maria: US Caribbean communities rush to…

A Caribbean region battered first by Hurricane Irma and now Hurricane Maria is getting help from West Indian communities around the U.S.

California sues to block President Trump's border…

William La Jeunesse has the story