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Dierks Bentley's new song honors fallen hotshots

Country music singer pays tribute to fallen firefighters with new song.

FBI warns of new virtual kidnapping scam

Law enforcement offers tips to avoid falling victim to telephone scam that claims a loved one is being held for ransom.

NTSB: Balloon crash pilot was as impaired as a…

Federal investigators say the pilot in a Texas hot air balloon crash that killed 16 people took off with opioids and sedatives in his system that likely contributed to ignored weather warnings and flying into a power line

Woman charged with drowning infant son, another child

Police in Delaware's largest city have charged a woman with drowning her infant son and the baby's 5-year-old half brother

Vegas guard shot by Paddock vanishes before TV interviews

A union official representing the Las Vegas hotel security guard shot by Stephen Paddock before he rained gunfire on a music festival says the guard disappeared last week before he was scheduled for TV interviews

After IS collapse in Raqqa, US faces other…

The imminent fall of the Islamic State's de facto capital leaves America a multitude of tasks to restore stability in the Middle East

Ex-Chicago detective refuses to answer murder case questions

A former Chicago police detective who a judge ordered to testify in a decades-old homicide investigation is refusing to answer questions

Kenmore adds Wi-Fi, Alexa to its new fridges

These refrigerators will also be compatible with Alexa, Amazon's voice-activated digital assistant.

No, IS has not been defeated

US-backed forces may be celebrating after taking back another city, but fighting will not end soon.

The New York Times - Saltwater Baptism

From The New York Times: What do you do when your relationship conflicts with your church?By: By JARED CALLAHAN and RUSSELL SHEAFFER. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2zgxj8c

British Intelligence Chief Says the Country's…

Britain's domestic intelligence chief warned during a rare public speech Tuesday that the terrorist threat the country faces has accelerated at an alarming pace and is worse now than at any time in his 34-year career

Lawmaker slams 'bigoted' response to Puerto Rico

NYC City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito discusses relief efforts in Puerto Rico after Maria and why she says they are insufficient, Trump's response and an upcoming rally in DC.

Matthews: Trump never takes responsibility

Today in the Rose Garden, the president blamed all the failures on the Republican leader, Mitch McConnell, none of it on himself. He accused the major press of putting out "fake news."

Harvey Weinstein Accusations: Will it Lead to a…

As Hollywood deals with the fallout from allegations of sexual assault by Harvey Weinstein, Kim Strassel, Heather McGee and Kasie Hunt discuss the implications for campuses and the halls of Congress.

Ariana Grande Responds to her Tiny Stool Photo…

Ariana Grande became a meme and instead of ignoring it, she laughed with her fans. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

The Latest: Hawaii official hails another travel ban victory

Hawaii's attorney general says the state is ready to defend against what he calls a discriminatory travel ban by the Trump administration

Judge tells Flint, Michigan, to pick long-term water source

A federal judge has ordered Flint, Michigan, to choose a long-term source of drinking water by next Monday

Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to…

The Senate has moved forward on a GOP budget plan that's a critical step in the party's drive to cut taxes and simplify the IRS code

The Latest: Daughter testifies against ex-officer father

Jurors in the ongoing trial of a former Oklahoma police officer have heard a 911 call where the ex-cop's daughter screams to dispatchers that her father had shot her 19-year-old black boyfriend

Florida Governor Prepares For Violence Before…

White nationalist Richard Spencer is scheduled to speak Thursday in Florida, his first speech since the protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Univision goes dark for Verizon's cable customers

Univision channels have gone dark for Verizon's 4.7 million Fios cable customers because of a contract dispute

Hostage couple explains why they had children in…

Joshua Boyle, Caitlan Coleman had three children while they were held hostage by the Taliban for five years.