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The Latest: Compound defendants to be released…

A judge has denied a request by prosecutors to keep two men and three women who were arrested during a raid at a New Mexico compound in jail as they await trial on child abuse charges

Strzok Fundraiser Makes More Than $190K in Hours

Peter Strzok, fired by the FBI and insulted by President Trump, still apparently has a few allies. A GoFundMe fundraiser friends started for the 21-year agency veteran raked in more than $190,000 in a matter of hours Monday, the Hill reports. Strzok, "his work, and his character have been...

West Virginia Impeaches 3 Of 4 State Supreme…

They were named in 14 articles of impeachment.

Deadline looms for release of Catholic church…

Time is ticking down to decide what information to black out in a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in six of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses

Court date set for man charged in videotaped…

White man charged with manslaughter in death of unarmed black man whose shooting revived debate over Florida's "stand your ground" law facing scheduled first court appearance

The Latest: Firefighter killed battling…

Authorities say a Utah firefighter has died battling the largest recorded blaze in California history

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President Trump Signs $717 Billion Defense…

The legislation will increase active-duty recruits by more than 15,000 and give troops a pay raise, among other things.

8 people killed in eastern Oregon vehicle crash

Authorities say eight people were killed in a crash involving two vehicles in eastern Oregon

Nebraska poised to carry out first execution…

Nebraska set to carry out its first execution since 1997 and first-ever lethal injection using a never-before-tried combination of drugs

The Latest: All 4 West Virginia justices impeached

The West Virginia House of Delegates has impeached all four of the state's Supreme Court justices.

Florida AG Files Manslaughter Charges In 'Stand…

A shooting that was initially thought to be justified under Florida's stand your ground law is now headed for a criminal trial.

West Virginia's House of Delegates has impeached all 4 state Supreme Court justices over spending and office renovations

West Virginia's House of Delegates has impeached all 4 state Supreme Court justices over spending and office renovations

Heavy rains prompt rescues, confusion in…

Portions of eastern and central Pennsylvania are again dealing with heavy rains and high waters that have shut down highways, flooded homes and prompted rescues

Suspect in fatal warehouse fire says he can't get…

A man whose agreement with prosecutors collapsed last week after pleading no contest in the deaths of 36 people in a California warehouse fire said Monday it will now be impossible for him to get a fair trial in Oakland

Study: 1 Million Borrowers Default On Federal…

New research suggests nearly 40 percent of borrowers will default on their loans by 2023.

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Jury deliberates on life or death for Jordanian immigrant

Texas jury deliberates whether Jordanian immigrant convicted in what prosecutors describe as two 'honor killings' will receive a death sentence or life in prison without parole

Milwaukee police shoot, kill man on city's south…

Milwaukee police shot and kill 48-year-old man on the city's south side

Gore: Trump not yet as damaging to environment as…

Former Vice President Al Gore says the Trump administration has made some dangerous changes to environmental policy, though so far it's having less of an impact than he initially feared

A Former Neo-Nazi Went To Confront Racists At…

Joshua Turner is a former skinhead who now helps prison inmates change their behavior. He talked to white supremacists at Unite the Right 2 in D.C.

Authorities say firefighter killed battling Northern California wildfire

Authorities say firefighter killed battling Northern California wildfire

California man struggles to cope with loss of…

A grief-stricken great-grandfather is collecting keepsakes from the charred remains of the California home where his family died in a wildfire

Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security…

The spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee is prompting an industrywide review of how to thwart such insider security threats, though it remains unclear what steps airlines might take

White Nationalist Rally In DC Outnumbered By…

Multiple outlets report about two dozen people showed up for the "Unite the Right 2" rally in Washington, D.C., on Sunday.

NYC subway riders beat conductor in attack caught on video

Police are looking for two irate New York City subway riders who punched a conductor in the face after he announced a train was going express

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Son of Bob Goodlatte Blasts Father Over Strzok…

The son of a high-ranking House Republican has prominently come out in support of a Democrat for his father's seat. Bobby Goodlatte, son of House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, tweeted Sunday that he'd given the "maximum allowed donation to Jennifer Lewis," who he notes is the Democrat running for...

Under new law, military kids get sex assault…

The Defense Department must improve how it responds to child-on-child sexual assault at U.S. military bases across the world as part of a sweeping new law President Donald Trump signed Monday

Increased Law Enforcement Presence In…

The city of Charlottesville, Virginia, marked the anniversary of last year's deadly "Unite the Right" rally over the weekend.