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Police: 2 shot at Oklahoma restaurant; civilian…

Police: Man armed with pistol shot and wounded two customers at Oklahoma City restaurant before being shot dead by handgun-carrying civilian in parking lot

Funeral to honor slain Maryland police officer

The governor and the Baltimore County police chief will speak at a funeral for a 29-year-old county police officer killed in the line of duty, as will her mother

Rachel Dolezal Charged With Welfare Fraud

Rachel Dolezal has been misrepresenting her income as well as her race, according to investigators in Washington state. The former NAACP chapter leader—who was born a white woman but describes herself as "unapologetically black"—has been charged with welfare fraud and could get up to 15 years in prison,...

Iran seeks assurances on nuclear deal after US pullout

The Iranian government wants assurances that economic incentives that were part of a landmark deal to stop the country developing nuclear weapons will be protected, despite the U.S. withdrawal and threat of sanctions against companies who trade with Iran

Accused Florida school shooter due in court for hearing

The teenager accused of fatally shooting 17 at a Florida high school is scheduled to be in court

'To live a dream, plan it very carefully'

Fashion designer Audrey-Laure Bergenthal says her tip for would-be CEOs is to "plan your dream carefully".

Ireland May Be About to Repeal One of Europe's…

The eighth amendment to Ireland’s constitution, which faces repeal in a national referendum on May 25, gives a mother and her unborn child an “equal right to life” and prevents any relaxation of the country’s near-total ban on abortion.

McDonald's Breakfast Catering May Soon Be Coming…

In its quest for global breakfast domination, McDonald's is testing out catering for the day’s most important meal too.

Congressional leaders get briefings on Russia…

Justice Department officials have now given both Democratic and Republican lawmakers classified briefings on the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election

Yacht hosting high school prom crashes into other yacht

Police in New Jersey say a yacht hosting a high school senior prom rear-ended another yacht on the Hudson River near Hoboken

Wall Street dips after N. Korea summit canceled

Stocks ended down slightly on Thursday after President Donald Trump canceled a planned summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. Fred Katayama reports.

AP Explains: What's changing under new data privacy rules

New data and privacy rules take effect in Europe on Friday, clarifying rights that people have over how companies around the world collect and analyze personal data for targeted advertising and other tasks

Rachel Dolezal accused of welfare fraud after…

A once prominent black civil rights leader in Washington state who was later exposed as white is facing charges of welfare fraud

An Amazon Echo Recorded A Conversation, Then Sent…

A woman in Oregon found out her Echo recorded a conversation and sent it to someone on her family's contact list.

Amid confusion, EU data privacy law goes into…

Ready or not, companies that collect or process the personal information of EU residents must now start complying with stringent new EU data rules.

Shooting survivors share their stories with Texas…

Survivors of last week's shooting at a high school near Houston told gripping stories as they pleaded with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott for more armed security to keep campuses safe

Driver in deadly New Jersey school bus crash due…

The driver of a school bus that collided with a dump truck on a New Jersey highway last week, killing a student and a teacher and injuring more than 40 others, is due in court

Discharged and jobless: Veterans seek change in…

Military veterans discharged for relatively minor offenses hope a recent warning to employers by the state of Connecticut will help them find jobs

Voting begins throughout Ireland in major…

Voters throughout Ireland have begun casting votes in a referendum that may lead to a loosening of the country's strict ban on most abortions

Nurse Who Saved Up for Clinic Loses $41,377 to US Customs

Anthonia Nwaorie is in the middle of a custody battle—for her money, reports the Washington Post . The 59-year-old registered nurse and US citizen from Katy, Texas, had saved up for years in order to open a clinic in Nigeria that would provide free medical care. In October, she carefully...