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Cellphone video shot by California inmates shows…

Video shot by three inmates with a smuggled cellphone shows their methodical escape through a vent at the maximum-security wing of a Southern California jail last year

'Heartbroken' troops, veterans react to…

'Fired by tweet:' Transgender active-duty troops shocked by Trump's ban

Transgenders are no longer allowed to serve in…

The president called transgender people in the military a burden and a disruption to service; Doug McKelway reports on 'Special Report'

Promoting Black Gun Ownership In Gun-Violent…

Despite Chicago's struggle with gun violence, groups are still advocating for black gun ownership.

Russia: Don't blame Syria for chemical attack without visit

Russia says the United States and its Western allies rushed to judgment and blamed the Syrian government for using sarin in an attack on an opposition-held town in Syria without ever visiting the site and ignoring two witnesses presented by Damascus

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The Latest: Plane crash kills 2 couples leaving…

Authorities and friends say two couples leaving on vacation were killed when their small plane crashed on a Utah highway

Teen pleads not guilty in fatal crash recorded on…

A California teenager has pleaded not guilty to felony charges of vehicular manslaughter and drunken driving after she lost control of her car while livestreaming on Instagram and recording a crash that killed her younger sister

Trump vs Sessions: Trump loyalist in WH doghouse

Jeff Sessions became one of Donald Trump’s biggest cheerleaders during the campaign, but his relationship with Trump appears to have soured. From endorsements to serving at the pleasure of the president, a look back at their relationship

Putting Trump's Proposed Transgender Military Ban…

President Donald Trump tweeted he wants to ban transgender people from U.S. military service. These numbers put his proposal in context.

16-year-old charged in Arkansas police officer's killing

16-year-old charged with capital murder in shooting death of Arkansas police officer

Mexican government reuniting smuggling victims…

Mexican government officials are working to reunite families with some of the survivors of a failed human smuggling operation and have been assured by U.S. immigration officials that they won't question relatives about their legal status in the U.S.

Mom: Man shot by Virginia police dealt with…

Mother: Virginia man who authorities say was killed by police after attacking officer with ax was a "sweet, gentle" person who dealt with mental issues in the past

Maine estate now a donor-funded retreat for…

The Travis Mills Retreat provides free vacations to wounded warriors

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Michelle Obama Wants Women To Keep Breaking Glass…

Obama spoke at a Women's Foundation of Colorado event about what comments cut her the deepest when she was first lady.

Ex-Fiat Chrysler executive charged in union…

A former Fiat Chrysler executive was charged Wednesday with looting a training center for blue-collar workers by giving $1.2 million through a variety of ways to a UAW leader, his wife and other senior union officials

Maryland board OKs settlement in police custody…

A Maryland board has approved a $400,000 settlement in the case of a Baltimore man who died during a struggle with police officers

Protesters gather against Trump ban on…

Demonstrators have flocked to a military recruiting station in New York City to protest President Donald Trump's abrupt ban on transgender troops in the military

Viral video of high-speed boat dragging shark…

Florida boaters accused of cruelty

Trump Says He's Barring Transgender People From…

President Donald Trump said on Twitter the U.S. will not "allow or accept" any transgender people to serve openly in the military.

State Dept. warns of possibly tainted alcohol in Mexico

The U.S. State Department is warning tourists going to Mexico about reports of tainted or substandard alcohol causing drinkers to become sick or pass out

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Mother who took sanctuary in church granted…

Connecticut's Democratic governor says a judge has issued an order protecting a housekeeper and mother who'd taken sanctuary inside a church from being deported back to her native Guatemala

Feds: Mayor, ex-mayor in 2 Pennsylvania cities…

The mayor of Allentown and the former mayor of Reading have been indicted on federal corruption charges

Scientists warn low sperm count could end mankind

Studies found that due to increasing low sperm counts around the world, the threat of human extinction is possible