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US wants allies' help in Syria

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's decision authorizing about 200 U.S. troops to remain in northeast Syria indefinitely is a...

February 23, 2019 1:00 am


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Citizenship granted to couple's twin son

LOS ANGELES – A twin son of a gay married couple has been an American citizen since birth, a federal judge has ruled, handing a...

February 23, 2019 1:00 am


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Pentagon chief getting firsthand look at US-Mexico border

Top defense officials toured sections of the U.S.-Mexico border Saturday.

February 23, 2019 12:09 pm


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Michigan among 4 states to lock up 17-year-olds as adults

In the past decade, nine states have enacted laws to increase the age for adult offenders to 18.

February 23, 2019 10:06 am


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Retired astronaut Mark Kelly kicking off Arizona Senate race

Retired astronaut Mark Kelly is kicking off his U.S. Senate campaign Saturday with a rally in Tucson.

February 23, 2019 10:01 am


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R. Kelly ordered jailed on $1M bond at Chicago hearing

The singer was driven to a Chicago police station in a dark colored van with heavily tinted rear windows around 8:15 p.m. Friday.

February 23, 2019 9:51 am


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Smile: Some airliners have cameras on seat-back screens

Now there is one more place where cameras could start watching you – from 30,000 feet.

February 23, 2019 9:43 am


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Bloomberg: NYC prosecutors building potential state case against Manafort

WASHINGTON -- Published reports say prosecutors in New York City are building a potential criminal case against Paul Manafort, President...

February 22, 2019 5:34 pm


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Administration bars clinics that provide abortion referrals from $286 million program

WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration issued a rule Friday barring groups that provide abortion referrals from participating in the $286...

February 22, 2019 2:20 pm


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California parents of 13 plead guilty to torture

RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- A California couple who shackled some of their 13 children to beds and starved them have pleaded guilty to torture and...

February 22, 2019 1:20 pm


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Video comments prompt boycott

SAN FRANCISCO – Several companies, including AT&T and Nestle, are pulling advertisements from YouTube over concerns about...

February 22, 2019 1:00 am


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Police: 'Empire' actor sought career boost

CHICAGO – As authorities laid out their case against “Empire” actor Jussie Smullett, the narrative that emerged...

February 22, 2019 1:00 am


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3,000 teachers go on strike

OAKLAND, Calif. – Teachers in Oakland went on strike Thursday, part of a national wave of discontent by educators over classroom...

February 22, 2019 1:00 am


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Oregon moving to pass rent law

SALEM, Ore. – Faced with a housing shortage and skyrocketing rents, Oregon is poised to become the first state to impose mandatory...

February 22, 2019 1:00 am


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Mueller report looming, new attorney general in hot seat

William Barr has been attorney general for just one week but is on the cusp of the most consequential decision of his long career.

February 22, 2019 9:22 am