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Last words haunt surviving teen's sentencing in fatal fire

In the last moments of his 14-year life, Joe Phillips dialed his friend's cellphone, cursing in panic.

April 25, 2017 3:50 pm


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Watchdog group: Trump's son-in-law and advisor must do more to avoid conflicts

The government watchdog group Democracy 21 asked White House senior advisor Jared Kushner to recuse himself from a wide array of policy...

April 25, 2017 3:30 pm


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Soggy Seattle lives up to name, breaks another rain record

Soggy Seattle has broken another rainfall record.

April 25, 2017 12:40 pm


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Former AG Sally Yates to testify May 8 in Russia probe

Former acting attorney general Sally Yates is scheduled to appear at a congressional hearing next month on Russian interference in the 2016...

April 25, 2017 12:00 pm


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Astronaut sets US space record

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – Astronaut Peggy Whitson broke the U.S. record Monday for most time in space and talked up Mars during a...

April 25, 2017 1:00 am


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2 inmates put to death hours apart

VARNER, Ark. – Two inmates received lethal injections on the same gurney Monday night about three hours apart as Arkansas...

April 25, 2017 1:00 am


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Cal faces suit over canceling Coulter

BERKELEY, Calif. – Ann Coulter is now at the center of a civil rights lawsuit filed Monday against the University of California...

April 25, 2017 1:00 am


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Chinese president urges restraint over N. Korea

WASHINGTON – As the world braces for a possible North Korean nuclear test, Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday urged restraint...

April 25, 2017 1:00 am


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Lesbian bishop faces challenge

NEW YORK – Karen Oliveto clutched a friend's hand, closed her eyes and wept when she learned last year she had been elected a...

April 25, 2017 1:00 am


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People linked to Syrian agency sanctioned

WASHINGTON – The Trump administration issued sanctions Monday on 271 people linked to the Syrian agency responsible for producing...

April 25, 2017 1:00 am


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Copy of Declaration turns up in England

LONDON – A unique copy of the U.S. Declaration of Independence has been discovered in an unexpected place –...

April 25, 2017 1:00 am


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Obelisk dismantled in darkness

NEW ORLEANS – A monument to a deadly white-supremacist uprising in 1874 was removed under cover of darkness by workers in masks...

April 25, 2017 1:00 am


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Prosecutor: No water for week led to jail dehydration death

Prosecutors say Milwaukee County Jail officers cut off an inmate's water.

April 25, 2017 8:39 am


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Astronaut breaks US space record, gets call from Trump

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- Astronaut Peggy Whitson broke the U.S. record Monday for most time in space and talked up Mars during a...

April 24, 2017 5:10 pm


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Investigators sift through wreckage after fire that killed 5

Fire marshals sifted through charred wreckage and worked through the night to try to determine what sparked a fast-moving house fire that...

April 24, 2017 2:30 pm