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Alaska man pleads guilty in Florida airport…

An Alaska man has pleaded guilty in exchange for a life prison sentence in the Florida airport shooting that killed five people and wounded six.

Lawsuits seek removal of Arkansas Ten…

Opponents of a Ten Commandments display at the Arkansas state Capitol are suing to have the monument removed, arguing it's an unconstitutional endorsement of religion by government

The Latest: Football stadium event to honor…

A church group will host a gathering at a football stadium to honor those killed and injured during a Texas high school shooting

Syrian official rejects US demand for Iranian…

Syria dismisses US calls for withdrawal of Iranian troops, Lebanese militant group Hezbollah from war-torn country

New Jersey OKs $300M annually to rescue nuclear industry

Legislation authorizing $300 million annually in ratepayer-financed assistance to rescue New Jersey's nuclear energy industry has been signed into law

Do young Kenyans do enough to find jobs?

A presidential aide in Kenya criticises young people "who sit at home and expect jobs".

New NFL Policy Will Require Players On Field To…

NFL owners unanimously voted to settle the national anthem debate, requiring all players on the field to stand for the national anthem, or remain in the locker room.

Meet Chili's Nearly 2,000 Calorie Boss Burger…

Chili's new Boss Burger contains nearly a day's worth of calories and a week's worth of guilt. Nathan Rousseau Smith shows us the 1/2 foot tall sandwich.

The Latest: NY Gov. Cuomo wins Democratic nod for 3rd term

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has easily won the Democratic Party's nomination for a third term

2nd of 3 suspects in pastor's wife's killing inks plea deal

The second of three men charged in connection with the fatal shooting of an Indianapolis pastor's pregnant wife has reached a plea deal

Georgia Democrats pick first black female…

Democratic voters rallied on Tuesday for the chance to make history in November by selecting a ticket filled with female candidates, including a bid to elect the first African-American female governor in the United States.

Target's bright spot: robust customer traffic

Target sees more customers in stores and online, but shares fall on lower-than-expected profit

Ex-CFO gets prison term for stealing more than $1 million

The former chief financial officer of a New Jersey orthopedic care provider is headed to prison for stealing more than $1 million from the company for his personal use

Head Of USA Gymnastics Apologizes For 'Horrific…

Her apology comes a day after the U.S. Olympic Committee said it was providing a $1.3 billion grant for survivors of sexual abuse.

Uber puts brakes on self-driving car operation in Arizona

Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles

Chicago City Council backs Obama Presidential…

The Chicago City Council has given its backing to construction of the Obama Presidential Center in a park on the city's South Side

3 more teens charged in death of Maryland police…

Three more teens have been charged as adults with first-degree murder in the death of a Maryland police officer, authorities said Wednesday

Sandy Hook Families Fighting Back Against Alex…

Six families of victims killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting and an FBI agent who responded to the scene are suing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for defamation, citing “a years-long campaign of abusive and outrageous false statements,” reports ABC . Jones, who operates the conspiracy site Infowars, has repeatedly...

The Latest: Populists' premier gets presidential…

Italy's president has asked political neophyte Giuseppe Conte to try to form a government, giving the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and anti-immigrant League their first shot at running western Europe's first populist government

At least 4 hurt when semi slams into school bus in Wisconsin

Authorities say at least four people were hurt when a semi crashed into a school bus in south central Wisconsin