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Authorities say fire was intentionally set at Florida mosque

Investigators say a fire was intentionally set and damaged a prayer hall at a Tampa-area mosque

Witnesses: Bar gunman shouted 'get out of my…

Witnesses say a man accused of opening fire in a crowded bar yelled at two Indian men to "get out of my country" before pulling the trigger

A closer look at current southern border fencing

Fox News breaks down the primary and secondary materials currently used

The CNN SuperHero is ...

Pushpa Basnet was named the CNN SuperHero. Her nonprofit, Early Childhood Development Centre, will receive $50,000.

California Is Nearly Drought-Free — A Huge Chan…

The state is seeing its lowest drought numbers since 2011.

Police: Maryland officer shoots man driving car at him

Police say an officer in Maryland shot a man driving a car at the officer

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The Latest: Victim's wife says US must stop hate…

The wife of a man who was killed in a shooting at a suburban Kansas City bar says she wonders what the U.S. will do to stop hate crimes against minorities

Jury: Prison company violated rights, but no need…

A federal jury says private prison company CoreCivic had a longstanding custom of understaffing an Idaho prison, and that the company was deliberately indifferent to the risk of serious harm that posed to inmates

Should colleges hire professors based on party…

In seeking balance of professor’s political ideology, Republican Iowa State Senator Mark Chelgren proposes bill, acting as litmus test for universities, to hire professors based on party affiliation

Arrest made in beauty queen cold case

A 33-year-old man has been arrested and charged with murder more than 11 years after the disappearance of teacher and former beauty queen Tara Grinstead.

GOP Rep. Calls Transgender Bathroom Rule Rollback…

A Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives says President Trump's reversal on transgender bathroom protections is "lamentable."

Agency plans to award Mexico border wall contracts by April

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it plans to start awarding contracts by mid-April for President Donald Trump's proposed border wall

Novelist's plea lets him maintain innocence in…

The North Carolina novelist originally sentenced to life in prison in 2003 for the death of his wife at their mansion is now a free man

NAACP urges North Carolina boycott over…

The NAACP urged religious conferences, athletic events and musicians to avoid North Carolina as part of a national boycott protesting the state's conservative policies including a law limiting LGBT protections

Mysterious 'women appreciate' billboard stokes…

Protests planned in North Carolina in opposition to billboard, organization that bought the space does not wish to be identified

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Victim: 'I expected his magazine to be empty'

The FBI has joined an investigation to determine whether a shooting that killed one man and injured two others at a crowded bar in Kansas is a hate crime.

Old Newspapers Set Themselves Renewed Missions In…

The Washington Post and The New York Times are tweaking their marketing in the wake of Trump's attacks on the media.

Police: 2 officers wounded, 1 man killed in DC shooting

Shots were fired during a criminal investigation at an intersection in a Washington, D.C., neighborhood, leaving one man dead and two police officers wounded, authorities said

The Latest: California governor seeks flood…

California Gov. Jerry Brown wants to spend $437 million on immediate flood control and emergency response actions in the storm-drenched state

Search for 6-year-old girl, murder suspect ends…

Police say a 6-year-old Connecticut girl has been found in Pennsylvania after a high-speed chase and crash involving a car driven by her father, who is suspected in her mother's killing

Mnuchin promises August deadline for tax reform

Cheryl Casone has the details

Officer creates shelter for hate crime victims

Two years ago, Seattle Police Officer Jim Ritter started a program to combat under-reporting of hate crimes. With the recent rise in hate crime incidents around the country, Ritter's program is seen as a model.

Town Halls In The US Have Gotten More Crowded…

GOP lawmakers are getting the brunt of the attention.

The Latest: 1 of 2 wounded officers released from hospital

Police in Washington say one of two officers who were wounded during a struggle with a suspect has been released from the hospital

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Vote on UN Syria sanctions could come soon…

Nations urging the U.N. to sanction Syria over chemical weapons attacks are pressing for a vote shortly

Infant who survived in 1920s sideshow incubator…

A New York woman who was rescued as an infant in 1920 when she was placed in a Coney Island sideshow incubator has died

Connecticut governor tells police not to work…

Jackie Ibanez reports from New York