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The Latest: Shooting suspect's father thinks he…

The father of a 17-year-old student accused of fatally shooting 10 people at a Houston-area high school says the teenager doesn't own any guns and that perhaps his son was being bullied

Man agrees to life sentence for killing S…

A 47-year-old banking worker and military veteran has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for ambushing four police officers in South Carolina, killing one of them

Want To Empower Girls? Consider The 'Zarpies'

The specific words we use to teach kids about the world can shape the way they think.

Police: Milwaukee teen beaten, burned over video game system

Prosecutors say a 21-year-old Milwaukee man beat a 15-year-old boy with a hammer, stabbed him in the neck and burned his body over a stolen video game system

Correction: Grieving Father-Son's Prom story

Correction: Grieving Father-Son's Prom story

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Women look to make mark on male-dominated…

Women are looking to make their mark in the burgeoning cannabis business.

Trump Eliminates Federal Auto Lending…

Research shows auto lenders often charge black and Hispanic customers higher interest rates than white customers with similar credit profiles.

Alabama sues over inclusion of migrants in US Census

Alabama's attorney general has filed a lawsuit against the federal government, challenging the longstanding practice of including immigrants living the country illegally in U.S. Census counts that are used to determine congressional districts

The Latest: Teen held without bail in officer's…

A 16-year-old charged with first-degree murder in the death of a Maryland police officer has been ordered held without bail by a judge who called him a "one-man crime wave."

Detective: Man confessed to making deadly Kansas…

A detective testified a California man confessed to police after his arrest that he made the hoax calls that led to police shooting an unarmed man in Kansas

Report: Police, Santa Fe Suspect Exchanged Fire…

Police officers reportedly got to the area of the shooting just four minutes after the gunfire started, officials said Monday.

Smoke forces evacuation of plane at Newark airport

A smoking engine has forced the evacuation of a plane at Newark Liberty International Airport

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Self-styled prophet sentenced in Utah child-rape…

A self-styled Utah prophet accused of secretly marrying young girls because of his beliefs in polygamy and doomsday will serve at least 26 years in prison after pleading guilty to child rape and abuse charges

Prosecutors seek death penalty in killing of…

A prosecutor says the suspect accused of killing a Dallas police officer at a Home Depot store should be sentenced to death

Barack And Michelle Obama Sign Multiyear…

Content produced by the former president and first lady could be released as soon as 2019.

Police swarm city street in Florida in apparent shootout

Multiple law enforcement agencies have surrounded a Panama City, Florida, bank and apartment building and many gunshots were heard in the area

Trump: North Korea Summit 'May Not Work Out' for…

President Trump insisted last week that despite multiple threats from North Korea about canceling it, his planned summit with Kim Jong Un was still on. On Tuesday, however, the POTUS was hedging on that, USA Today reports. "You never know about deals. I’ve made a lot of deals. You never...

Man free after 20 years in prison; lawyers say he…

A Louisiana man is free after spending 20 years in prison for a killing his attorneys say he didn't commit

SCOTUS Rules Employers Are Allowed To Force…

The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that employers can bar workers from joining together to address certain disputes.

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Man sentenced to 25 years for mailing fatal dose of cyanide

A federal judge has sentenced a man to 25 years in prison for mailing a fatal dose of cyanide to a suicidal Englishman

Sweet for Necco: 3 new bidders emerge in wafer…

Three new bidders have stepped in with offers to buy the bankrupt manufacturer of Necco Wafers, Sweethearts and other iconic candies

Florida marks milestone in Everglades python…

Florida is marking a milestone in its attempt to control an infestation of Burmese pythons in the Everglades