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Supreme Court throws out ex-Governor's conviction

The Supreme Court unanimously threw out the conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell. McDonnell was convicted on federal corruption charges in 2014.

What to know about Supreme Court tossing Texas abortion law

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-3 on Monday that Texas' sweeping anti-abortion law is unconstitutional

The Latest: West Virginia keeps eye on sky during cleanup

National Guard teams are removing debris as authorities prepare for another round of expected storms after flooding devastated parts of the state

Fire crews making inroads against deadly California wildfire

Fire crews are making inroads against a raging wildfire in central California that has claimed two lives and destroyed 200 homes

Supreme Court Rules On Texas' Strict Abortion Laws

This is the first major abortion-related decision the U.S. Supreme Court has handed down since 2007.

Facebook Post Saves 13 Animals From Terrible Owner

A woman saved the lives of 13 animals after posting photos of their mistreatment on Facebook.

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Scottish First Minister Says Scotland Might Be Able To Stop Brexit

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon thinks Scotland could stop the Brexit, or at least leave the U.K. to stay in the EU.

Iraqis suffer in desert camps after flight from Fallujah

Tens of thousands of Iraqis who survived a harrowing flight from Fallujah now find themselves in sprawling desert camps with little food, water or shelter

Police cite alleged trespassers near Washington headquarters

Police in Maryland issued criminal citations to seven people they say were trespassing at a gazebo next to a cabin that once served as George Washington's headquarters

Scientists Considering Eggshells, Bone for Building Materials

Scientists are researching new building materials that pull from substances like bone and eggshells. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Clinton, Warren meet for first 2016 campaign event

Elizabeth Warren joining Hillary Clinton in Cincinnati for their first joint campaign event

Pope Francis: Christians Owe Gay People An Apology

The pontiff added that other groups are also due for an apology.

Woman found alive after falling overboard on Sassafras River

A missing woman has been found alive after falling off a boat into the water along Maryland's Eastern Shore

Lew urges Senate to pass Puerto Rico rescue bill this week

Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew says there will be "widespread consequences" if the Senate does not act before a July 1 deadline on a rescue package for debt-stricken Puerto Rico

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Allina Health offers new contract proposal to union nurses

Allina Health says it's offering a new contract proposal to its union nurses who staff five hospitals in the Twin Cities area

So, You're Saying Electricity Makes Lower-Fat Chocolate Possible?

The scientists claim it tastes the same.

Warren: Trump a 'small, insecure money-grubber'

Sen. Elizabeth Warren made her debut on the 2016 campaign trail alongside Hillary Clinton where she delivered fiery criticism of Donald Trump.

Alco Electronics' David Leung on making gadgets in China

A visit to an Alco factory in China offers insight into what it takes to sell to the rest of the world

5 dead in Amtrak crash with minivan

An Amtrak train crashed into a minivan in Colorado killing 5 of its passengers.

10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

White nationalists, protesters clash in California; 10 hurt

A white nationalist group's rally outside the California state Capitol building turned violent when a fight broke out with a larger group of counter protesters, leaving 10 people injured with stab wounds, cuts and bruises

Alaska rafting deaths highlight response challenges

The recent deaths of two women during a rafting excursion illustrate not only how unpredictably dangerous Alaska's wilderness can be, but also how limited resources are in the nation's largest state

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Lionel Messi Retires From International Soccer After Copa America Loss

Argentina lost the Copa America championship game four of the past five times.

Woman Fired After Allergic Reaction

While on her way to receive treatment due to an allergic reaction a woman who had been working at an Urban Planet at the time received a text from her boss which was to fire her. That caused quite a stir. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Religions Are Putting Aside Their Differences For Ramadan

Ramadan is a Muslim holiday, but other religious groups around the globe are helping celebrate.