Boys school shuts down amid fallout over…

As more videos emerge of encounter between high school students, Native American marchers and militant black protesters last week in Washington, President Trump is weighing in by saying it appears the students were treated unfairly

Elizabeth Warren pledges help during visit to Puerto Rico

Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren is visiting Puerto Rico as she considers a run for president, promising to help the island rebuild from Hurricane Maria and support laws that would offer the U.S. territory equal treatment and debt relief

Senate sets up showdown votes on shutdown plans

Senate sets up votes on dueling proposals to re-open shuttered federal agencies

Trump aiming to end lawsuit over porn star hush money deal

Lawyers for President Donald Trump want a federal judge to toss a lawsuit by porn actress Stormy Daniels over a hush money agreement she signed not to discuss an alleged affair with Trump

Tentative deal reached to end Los Angeles…

A tentative deal has been reached between Los Angeles school officials and the teachers union that will allow striking educators to return to classrooms on Wednesday

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Merkley focuses on Oregon, postpones decision on 2020 bid

Sen. Jeff Merkley says he'll decide before the end of the first quarter if he'll run for president in 2020

Mom arrested after dead baby found in Amazon site…

Police say a woman has been arrested on suspicion of unlawful disposal of human remains after her newborn baby was found dead inside an Amazon distribution center in southwest Phoenix last week

3 from Michigan charged with planning to aid Islamic State

Federal prosecutors say three Michigan residents have been charged with conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State group

Defying Pelosi, Trump proceeds with State of the…

The White House is moving forward with President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech next week _ despite a letter from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi requesting he delay it.

Manslaughter charges tossed in suburban Detroit jail death

A judge has dismissed involuntary manslaughter charges against a former suburban Detroit police officer and two paramedics in connection with the death of a man in jail

Correction: Nevada Homicides story

Correction: Nevada Homicides story

Student tackled for stealing own car settles suit for $1.25M

An attorney says a Chicago suburb has reached a tentative $1.25 million settlement with a former doctoral student who was tackled to the ground by police officers for stealing a car that turned out to be his own

China demands US drop Huawei extradition request…

China demands U.S. drop request for Canada to extradite top Huawei executive

Fuzzy on Trump Tower Moscow? Here's what we know…

Fuzzy on Trump Tower Moscow? Here's what we know so far

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Erin Brockovich urges California to stop PG&E…

Consumer activist Erin Brockovich, who famously took on Pacific Gas & Electric Co. in the 1990s, urged California lawmakers not to let the utility go bankrupt because it could mean less money for wildfire victims

Judge declares Iowa fetal heartbeat law unconstitutional

A state court judge rules Iowa's fetal heartbeat law unconstitutional, concludes state Supreme Court's earlier decisions affirming a woman's fundamental right to an abortion would include the new law passed last year

Teen's death spurs federal, state safe gun…

The death of a Connecticut teenager who accidentally shot himself with his friend's father's gun has spurred his parents to advocate for tougher federal and state laws on safe gun storage

Saudi sisters killed themselves, says medical examiner

Officials say two Saudi Arabian sisters whose bound bodies mysteriously washed up in New York City in October had killed themselves

Venezuelans clean up after violent protests in…

Working class neighborhoods in Venezuela's capital are cleaning up charred rubble and smoldering trash as they harbor fears that demonstrations called by the opposition for Wednesday could spur further violence

Medical examiner: Oregon family slain with ax…

The Oregon State Medical Examiner says the weapons used to kill four people Saturday at their Oregon home were an ax and knives

Arizona court hears arguments over gay wedding invitations

Lawyers squared off at the Arizona Supreme Court over whether two Christian artists who make wedding invitations as part of their business can refuse service to same-sex couples for religious reasons

Ex-University of Okla. students apologize for…

University of Oklahoma students are demanding action from campus administrators after video of a now-former student wearing black face paint and using a racial slur got attention online

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The Latest: Maduro fires back at US after…

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has ordered a close review of the country's relationship with the United States in answer to stinging condemnation from the Trump administration

Puerto Rico leaders meet to fight rise in brazen violence

Hundreds of government officials and community leaders are meeting in Puerto Rico's capital to brainstorm ways to fight drug trafficking and other crimes as the U.S. territory faces a dwindling police force and an increase in brazen daylight violence

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Boys school shuts down amid fallout over…

As more videos emerge of encounter between high school students, Native American marchers and militant black protesters last week in Washington, President Trump is weighing in by saying it appears the students were treated unfairly

Trump aiming to end lawsuit over porn star hush money deal

Lawyers for President Donald Trump want a federal judge to toss a lawsuit by porn actress Stormy Daniels over a hush money agreement she signed not to discuss an alleged affair with Trump

Senate sets up showdown votes on shutdown plans

Senate sets up votes on dueling proposals to re-open shuttered federal agencies

Tentative deal reached to end Los Angeles…

A tentative deal has been reached between Los Angeles school officials and the teachers union that will allow striking educators to return to classrooms on Wednesday

Mom arrested after dead baby found in Amazon site…

Police say a woman has been arrested on suspicion of unlawful disposal of human remains after her newborn baby was found dead inside an Amazon distribution center in southwest Phoenix last week

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Merkley focuses on Oregon, postpones decision on 2020 bid

Sen. Jeff Merkley says he'll decide before the end of the first quarter if he'll run for president in 2020

Defying Pelosi, Trump proceeds with State of the…

The White House is moving forward with President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech next week _ despite a letter from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi requesting he delay it.

3 from Michigan charged with planning to aid Islamic State

Federal prosecutors say three Michigan residents have been charged with conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State group

Correction: Nevada Homicides story

Correction: Nevada Homicides story

Manslaughter charges tossed in suburban Detroit jail death

A judge has dismissed involuntary manslaughter charges against a former suburban Detroit police officer and two paramedics in connection with the death of a man in jail

China demands US drop Huawei extradition request…

China demands U.S. drop request for Canada to extradite top Huawei executive

Student tackled for stealing own car settles suit for $1.25M

An attorney says a Chicago suburb has reached a tentative $1.25 million settlement with a former doctoral student who was tackled to the ground by police officers for stealing a car that turned out to be his own

Erin Brockovich urges California to stop PG&E…

Consumer activist Erin Brockovich, who famously took on Pacific Gas & Electric Co. in the 1990s, urged California lawmakers not to let the utility go bankrupt because it could mean less money for wildfire victims

Fuzzy on Trump Tower Moscow? Here's what we know…

Fuzzy on Trump Tower Moscow? Here's what we know so far

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Teen's death spurs federal, state safe gun…

The death of a Connecticut teenager who accidentally shot himself with his friend's father's gun has spurred his parents to advocate for tougher federal and state laws on safe gun storage

Judge declares Iowa fetal heartbeat law unconstitutional

A state court judge rules Iowa's fetal heartbeat law unconstitutional, concludes state Supreme Court's earlier decisions affirming a woman's fundamental right to an abortion would include the new law passed last year

Venezuelans clean up after violent protests in…

Working class neighborhoods in Venezuela's capital are cleaning up charred rubble and smoldering trash as they harbor fears that demonstrations called by the opposition for Wednesday could spur further violence

Saudi sisters killed themselves, says medical examiner

Officials say two Saudi Arabian sisters whose bound bodies mysteriously washed up in New York City in October had killed themselves

Medical examiner: Oregon family slain with ax…

The Oregon State Medical Examiner says the weapons used to kill four people Saturday at their Oregon home were an ax and knives

Ex-University of Okla. students apologize for…

University of Oklahoma students are demanding action from campus administrators after video of a now-former student wearing black face paint and using a racial slur got attention online

Arizona court hears arguments over gay wedding invitations

Lawyers squared off at the Arizona Supreme Court over whether two Christian artists who make wedding invitations as part of their business can refuse service to same-sex couples for religious reasons

The Latest: Maduro fires back at US after…

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has ordered a close review of the country's relationship with the United States in answer to stinging condemnation from the Trump administration

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Fear of Kobach and 2020 'disaster' drive Pompeo…

Puerto Rico leaders meet to fight rise in brazen violence

Hundreds of government officials and community leaders are meeting in Puerto Rico's capital to brainstorm ways to fight drug trafficking and other crimes as the U.S. territory faces a dwindling police force and an increase in brazen daylight violence