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APNewsBreak: Officer who shot 13-year-old feared gunfight

Records show the white Columbus police officer who fatally shot a black 13-year-old boy after a suspected robbery last year feared a gunfight with the teen

Best weird AP news: 'Jorts-wearing bandit…

Best weird AP news: Woman finds wedding ring around carrot; Man charged with spraying liquid manure; 'Adventures in dentures'

Starbucks founder decries violence after…

Starbucks founder and chairman Howard Schultz has told employees that bigotry, hatred and senseless acts of violence against "people who are not white" cannot stand

Huckabee: We don't learn if we obliterate history

Former Arkansas weighs in on the debate over Confederate monuments

Dunford seeks viable military options for North…

North Korea conflict causing tensions between US, China

French President Macron backs anti-racism…

French President Emmanuel Macron is offering support for anti-racism protesters in what he described a collective, historic battle against intolerance

Man believed to have killed wife, 7-year-old, dog, then self

Authorities say a man is believed to have killed his wife, their 7-year-old son and the family dog in their New Jersey home before killing himself

Apple to invest $1B in content, Essential phone…

The biggest news in the world of tech include Apple's $1 billion dollar commitment to original content, Essential finally shipping preordered phones and Google's Home smartspeaker now allowing for phone calls.

Questions for a transgender woman

Donna Whitbread is candid with her answers as part of the BBC's Gay Britannia season.

The New York Times - Trump Dumps Another…

From The New York Times: When President Trump refused to unequivocally denounce white supremacists on Tuesday, he stepped away from what U.S. presidents have seen as crucial to their job: setting a moral course for the nation.By: By MARK LANDLER and AINARA TIEFENTHÄLER. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2v31HAb

Flashback: Trump Says He'd 'Negotiate Like Crazy…

In a 1999 interview on Meet the Press, Donald Trump described how he would handle North Korea if he was elected president.

Could Aliens Destroy Earth By Using Maps Sent To…

One of the scientists who helped design maps to show Earth’s location 40 years ago, is saying they could be dangerous for humankind. Jose Sepulveda (@josesepulvedatv) has more.

Illinois House schedules school-funding veto override

The Illinois House speaker says his chamber will attempt to reverse Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of a public school funding revamp next week

2 US lawmakers from NY: Rename Lee Barracks at West Point

Two members of Congress from New York are pressing Army officials to rename the U.S. Military Academy barracks named for Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee

Online sales, solid store traffic gives Walmart…

Wal-Mart Stores posts 2Q profit, results top Wall Street estimates

Office worker gets 3.5 years for poisoning coffee with soap

A Virginia woman has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for poisoning her coworkers' coffee with Windex and dish soap

Malala Yousafzai Is Heading To College

At just 20 years old, Malala Yousafzai is a United Nations messenger of peace and a Nobel Peace Prize laureate.

Turner is latest to plan sports streaming service

Turner is the latest TV company to plan a sports streaming app as traditional television companies chase millennial audiences

The Latest: Gov. to Trump: Only come to talk…

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he doesn't want President Donald Trump to visit Charlottesville if the president continues using rhetoric the governor says is dividing the country

Stonewall Jackson descendants call for monument's removal

Two men who identify themselves as the great-great-grandsons of Stonewall Jackson are calling for the removal of the statue of the Confederate general in Virginia's capital city

Man accused of urinating on synagogue is…

A man accused of urinating on the walls of a Philadelphia synagogue has been jailed on charges of ethnic intimidation

Truck driver indicted for deaths of 10 immigrants

Casey Stegall has more on the grand jury indictment