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Hawaii residents brace themselves as hurricane…

Hawaii residents rushed to stores to stock up on bottled water, ramen, toilet paper and other supplies as they faced the threat of heavy rain, flash flooding and high surf as a strengthening hurricane continued to churn toward the state

Politicians target immigration law after arrest…

Authorities say a man in the U.S. illegally has confessed to kidnapping a 20-year-old University of Iowa student, killing her and dumping her body in a cornfield

Inmates Organize Nationwide Protests Over Prison…

In a list of demands, the protesters called for better prison conditions and rehabilitation programs and an end to "prison slavery."

Tennessee man accused of hitting ex-girlfriend with biscuit

A Tennessee man is accused of throwing a biscuit at his ex-girlfriend's face and threatening to kill her and her new boyfriend

APNewsBreak: Soldier to plead guilty in terrorism…

Lawyers for a Hawaii-based Army soldier accused of attempting to support the Islamic State group say their client will plead guilty

Cohen pleads guilty, implicates Trump in…

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer and fixer, has pleaded guilty to campaign-finance violations and other charges, saying he and Trump arranged the payment of hush money to porn star Stormy Daniels and a former Playboy model

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Michael Cohen Pleads Guilty, Implicates President…

Michael Cohen implicated "a candidate" in open court today.

Woman who killed baby daughter in '80s freed from prison

A 75-year-old New York woman who was convicted of killing her baby daughter in 1985 and suspected of killing seven of her eight other children has been freed from prison

With Amazon courting Atlanta, mayor touts "Gulch…

With Amazon.com expected to soon name its site for a second headquarters, Atlanta's mayor said a colossal development planned for downtown represents a once-in-a-lifetime shot to transform the city.

The Latest: Suspect worked at farm tied to…

The immigrant from Mexico charged in the kidnapping and murder of an Iowa college student worked at a dairy farm owned by the family of a prominent Republican leader

Hawaii's Complicated Road To Statehood Took 40…

Hawaii's statehood was first proposed by Jonah Kūhiō Kalaniana'ole, prince of the Kingdom of Hawai'i, in 1919.

Wyoming Secretary of State Mark Gordon wins GOP primary in race to replace Republican Gov. Matt Mead

Wyoming Secretary of State Mark Gordon wins GOP primary in race to replace Republican Gov. Matt Mead

States aim to stop internet release of 3D-printed…

A federal judge hearing arguments over whether the Trump administration should allow a company to post online plans for printing 3D guns said Tuesday that the issue should be decided by the president or Congress

Pennsylvania priest faces charges as sex abuse…

A Roman Catholic priest in Pennsylvania is facing charges in connection with a 17-year-old girl he met at Mass, including allegations he sent her nude images of himself on social media and groped her during a hug

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More Parents Are Raising Their Kids As Gender…

The conversation about gender in America has expanded in recent years, and now more parents are allowing their children to pick for themselves.

All 3 suspects wanted in ambush shooting of police arrested

The remaining two men sought in connection with the ambush shooting of two New Jersey police detectives earlier this month have been arrested

Father of slain Colorado woman sobs, seethes in…

The father of a slain Colorado woman wept with his face in his hands as a judge told his son-in-law he could face the death penalty if convicted of killing her and two children

Crews recover body of man swept away in Wisconsin…

Searchers have recovered the body of a man who was wrenched away from would-be rescuers during flash flooding in Wisconsin's capital city

Michigan Health Official Heading To Trial In…

Prosecutors argued Michigan's Health and Human Services director waited too long to alert the public about the contaminated water.

Bid to create new city in Georgia triggers a federal lawsuit

Lawyers representing Stockbridge, Georgia, have filed a federal lawsuit claiming a plan to carve off part of that city to create a new, wealthier city is unconstitutional

Golden State Killer Suspect Faces Slew of New…

Charges are piling up for Joseph James DeAngelo Jr., the suspected Golden State Killer . In addition to 13 counts of murder, DeAngelo will face 13 charges of kidnapping to commit robbery, prosecutors announced Tuesday. The 72-year-old will be tried in Sacramento County, the Los Angeles Times reports. The announcement of...

Rapper Post Malone's jet blows 2 tires but then…

Rapper Post Malone is thanking fans for their prayers now that his private jet that blew two tires taking off from a small New Jersey airport has landed safely in upstate New York

FBI Reportedly Investigating Hacks On Two…

The two candidates — both Democrats from California — each lost their June primary.

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Prep school details more cases of sex abuse by ex-faculty

An independent investigation into sexual misconduct at a New Hampshire prep school has now substantiated abuse claims against 20 former faculty and staff members dating back decades including a former Massachusetts congressman

Serial killer says 2 more victims buried in South…

A South Carolina serial killer already serving life in prison for seven slayings has told authorities he has two additional victims

Confederate toppling looms over debate about…

Toppling of Confederate statue in North Carolina could make it harder to negotiate a resolution to the fate of other such monuments in the state