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Tribe's push to build casino spurs Carolinas…

Two of the Carolinas' most prominent American Indian tribes are battling over geography and lucrative gambling turf

Police: 2 shot dead at Northern California Ford…

Police say a shooting at a Ford dealership in the San Francisco Bay Area has killed two people in what may be a workplace confrontation

In Oregon, stark rural-urban divide fuels climate…

The stark divide in Oregon between the state's liberal, urban population centers and its conservative and economically depressed rural areas makes it fertile ground for the partisan crisis currently unfolding there

UN report: Women too often suffer violence in families

The U.N. women's agency says in a new report families around the world can be loving and supporting but too often are the place for discrimination and violence against women _ and home is one of the most dangerous places for a woman

Asian shares mostly lower as investors look to…

Asian shares are mostly lower as investors awaited developments on the trade friction between the U.S. and China at the Group of 20 meeting of major economies in Japan later in the week

US migrant children 'hungry, dirty, sick and…

A lawyer says migrant children are being held in Texas in "the most degrading and appalling conditions".

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US military says 2 service personnel killed in Afghanistan

The U.S. military says 2 service members have been killed in Afghanistan

American who helped Islamic State asks for leniency

An American woman who helped in online recruitment of Islamic State fighters is seeking leniency in her New York terrorism case over the objections of prosecutors who say she's still a threat

Australian media demands press freedom law reforms

Australia's three largest media organizations have joined forces to demand press freedom law reforms that would prevent journalists from risking prison for doing their job

Motor vehicle head resigns over fatal crash that…

The head of the Massachusetts motor vehicle division has resigned after her agency failed to terminate the commercial driving license of a man whose collision with a group of motorcyclists on a rural New Hampshire road left seven bikers dead

Robert Mueller Agrees To Testify Publicly On…

Two House committees issued subpoenas Tuesday requesting the former special counsel to testify.

Navy rests murder case in Navy SEAL's trial

Prosecutors rest case against a decorated Navy SEAL charged with murder after showing jury photo of Bronze Star recipient clutching hair of dead captive militant in one hand, knife in other

APNewsBreak: Lawsuit claims Utah hotel exploited…

The luxury Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City is accused in a lawsuit of luring workers from the Philippines to a program that promised training and cultural immersion but instead forced them to work long hours doing menial jobs for low pay

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Prosecutor says Hawaii police chief, wife abused…

A prosecutor says the former police chief of Honolulu and his wife, a former deputy prosecutor, abused their positions in an attempt to silence a relative who could have exposed the financial fraud that funded their lavish lifestyle

North Korea says it won't surrender to US-led…

North Korea says it won't surrender to U.S.-led sanctions and accuses Washington of trying to "bring us to our knees"

Hawaii skydiving crash victims included young couple, sailor

All 11 people on board a skydiving plane died when it crashed and burned at a small airfield north of Honolulu last week

Principality Stadium - Did you know?

After 20 years, some of the numbers behind Principality Stadium are pretty impressive.

Protesters urge discussion of Hong Kong issues at…

Protesters In Hong Kong opposed to contentious extradition legislation are calling on leaders of the U.S., the EU and others to raise the issue with Chinese President Xi Jinping at this week's G-20 summit in Japan

Texas man who threatened Trump from prison gets 37 months

A Texas man who threatened President Donald Trump from a Louisiana prison has been sentenced to just over three years in federal prison

California ends use of out-of-state prisons after 13 years

Thirteen years after California began exporting thousands of felons to private prisons across the nation, the last convict has boarded a bus back to California.

Illinois Governor Signs Bill Legalizing…

On Tuesday, Illinois became the 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana.

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Donors pledge $113 million to help Palestinian…

The head of the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees says donors have pledged $113 million to help over 5 million Palestinians this year, calling it an encouraging step but short of alleviating a "precarious" funding situation

Man charged with impersonating federal agent to…

A federal judge says a spokesman for a group of armed civilians that patrols the US-Mexico border and who has been jailed on charges of impersonating a federal agent can be released to a halfway house