Former death row inmate could learn whether he'll…

A 49-year-old Jordanian man who spent two decades on Ohio's death row could soon find out whether he is going home. Hamilton County Judge J. Patrick Foley III will hear Thursday whether an agreement has been reached in the case of Ahmad Fawzi Issa

Jury deliberates for 2nd day on penalty in…

Jurors are set to resume deliberations on whether a former University of Illinois doctoral student deserves the death penalty for slaying a 26-year-old scholar from China

US heat wave just warming up for long and…

The heat wave that has been roasting much of the U.S. in recent days is just getting warmed up, with temperatures expected to soar to dangerous levels through the weekend

Birmingham officer shot, suspect killed in downtown shootout

Authorities say a robbery suspect shot a police officer multiple times and was subsequently killed in a shootout with authorities

Dolphin megapod spotted off California coast

Onlookers watched as a huge pod of dolphins - known as a super- or megapod - swam alongside them.

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House votes to block sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia

Congress is heading for a showdown with President Donald Trump after the House voted to block his administration from selling billions of dollars of weapons and maintenance support to Saudi Arabia

Au pairs could soon learn whether they will get payments

Low paid childcare workers from around the world could soon learn whether they will be getting payments from a proposed $65.5 million class action settlement

Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower on trade…

Asian stock markets follow Wall Street lower after Trump says he could impose more tariffs on Chinese imports 'if we want'

Court acts against judges for remarks in sex assault cases

Court acts against judges for remarks in sex assault cases

House Votes To Hold Barr, Ross In Criminal…

The AG and secretary of commerce did not comply with congressional subpoenas related to the 2020 census.

Nevada: Feds should restudy seismic risk at nuke…

Nevada's governor and congressional delegation say recent earthquakes should make the U.S. Energy Department look again at seismic risks at a site eyed as the place to bury the nation's nuclear waste

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California pot regulators struggling with job…

California auditors find the agency overseeing the state's vast legal marijuana market is understaffed and struggling to do the job

US detains immigrant after he spends year in…

An immigrant who has spent the past year inside a Seattle church to avoid being deported to Mexico has been detained after presenting himself to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials

US sets tight travel limitations for Iran's UN…

The U.S. is tightly limiting travel by Iranian diplomats visiting and assigned to work at the United Nations, sparking concern from the world body

Supreme Court to hear 'Bridgegate' appeal in 2020

The legal saga from New Jersey's most notorious traffic jam will stretch into next year

City where drought is visible from space

Chennai is India's sixth largest city, but its residents are relying on trucks and trains to bring them water.

Taliban to talk to Swedish NGO after Afghan clinic closures

Taliban to talk with Swedish non-profit group after insurgent threats closed 42 clinics runs in eastern Afghanistan

House where Manson followers murdered 2 is on the…

Los Angeles house where followers of Charles Manson committed notorious murders in 1969 is for sale

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China launches STAR, tech stock market to boost…

China launches STAR, tech stock market to boost industry

Chicago firm to lead Virginia Beach shooting investigation

A Chicago consulting firm has been chosen to lead an independent investigation into the circumstances surrounding the mass shooting in Virginia Beach that left 12 dead

Prosecutors Drop Sexual Assault Charges Against…

​The Cape and Islands District Attorney said the decision to drop the case was made "due to the unavailability of the complaining witness."