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Florida man drove with bodies of wife, 4 kids to…

Authorities say a man suspected of killing his wife and four children and driving around with their bodies has returned to Florida to face murder charges

Press freedom advocates troubled by suit against…

The former administrator for Iowa's third-largest city is suing the area's biggest newspaper, claiming that its coverage was unfair and cost him his job, in a case that has alarmed advocates for press freedom

Court suspends key permits for planned Minnesota…

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has suspended two key permits for the planned PolyMet copper-nickel mine ahead of a hearing next month

Trudeau can look to US politicians amid brownface…

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau need only look to the United States for lessons on how to survive the furor over a photo of him in brownface at a costume party nearly two decades ago

The Latest: Texas governor declares disaster due…

Gov. Greg Abbott has declared 13 counties disaster areas after heavy rain and flooding from the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda swamped parts of Southeast Texas

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'Why I recover the bodies of the drowned'

Keith Cormican has travelled as far as Nepal to recover the bodies of drowning victims. A personal tragedy spurred him to do this.

Biden flexes muscle with new black caucus…

Joe Biden is flexing his muscle with new presidential primary endorsements from three congressmen, including two former chairmen of the Congressional Black Caucus and a former Florida governor

US stock indexes edge higher as early rally loses…

U.S. stock indexes are edging higher in afternoon trading after an early rally lost some of its strength

Utah school district accidentally shares ex-employee threat

A private notice sent to the top officials of a Utah school district about an ex-employee threatening to kill people has been publicly shared and caused panic among students

Interior Dept. Transferring Public Land For…

The 560 acres being transferred to the U.S. Army include parts of New Mexico, California and Arizona.

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The Latest: Hearing begins in California…

A preliminary hearing has begun in the case of a 20-year-old man accused of opening fire in a Southern California synagogue in April, killing a woman and injuring three other people

Former Indiana clinics searched after fetal…

Indiana authorities have searched two shuttered abortion clinics that were once operated by a late abortion doctor

Dominion planning large wind farm off Virginia…

Dominion Energy wants to build what it says would be the largest offshore wind project in the United States off the Virginia coast

The Latest: US, Saudis working to prevent future…

Pentagon says US military working with Saudi Arabia to find ways to provide more protection for the northern part of the country in the wake of drone and cruise missile attack on the kingdom's oil industry

Police: Mom left child in car while working at strip club

Police say they found a 3-year-old girl wandering in a parking lot while her mother worked inside a South Florida strip club

'This is about who holds power in this country'

Joanna Cherry SNP and Jolyon Maugham QC were booed by pro-Brexit demonstrators outside the Supreme Court.

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House chairman: Whistleblower complaint may…

The government's intelligence watchdog declines to give Congress details about a whistleblower's complaint that a published report says involves a promise President Trump made to a foreign leader.

Life sentences given to man convicted in couple's slaying

A man convicted in the case of a couple who was kidnapped, tortured and killed in a 2007 carjacking in Tennessee is going to prison having heard emotional testimony from the victims' relatives

Walmart CEO McMillon named Business Roundtable…

The Business Roundtable selects Walmart CEO Doug McMillon as its new chairman