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Q&A: Controversy lingers after $1.7B cleanup of…

Dredging crews left the Hudson River two years ago, but criticism of the $1.7 billion cleanup is bubbling up again

California man isn't asked, doesn't say where…

A California father told a judge he wasn't hiding from authorities when he was arrested in Las Vegas, and will not fight his transfer in custody to Los Angeles to face a murder charge in the disappearance of his 5-year-old son

Alabama Army base on lockdown due to possible…

Redstone Arsenal near Huntsville, Alabama issues warning on social media to 'run, hide, fight'

Picking A Jury For 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli…

Pharmaceutical entrepreneur Martin Shkreli has been called the "most-hated man in America."

3 Chicago police officers indicted in Laquan…

Three Chicago police officers have been indicted on felony charges alleging they conspired to cover up the fatal shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald by a white officer

Lawyers prepare to defend travelers to US at…

When the Trump administration's travel ban takes partial effect later this week, immigrant-rights lawyers plan to head to the nation's major airports to make sure eligible foreigners are able to get into the country

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Mentally impaired Texas inmate's sentence reduced…

Judge reduces mentally impaired Texas death row inmate's sentence to life in prison for 1991 abduction and killing of Houston bank teller

'Full Metal Jacket' star auctioning photos to…

Michael Modine discusses his efforts to help vets

TSA's Latest Unusual Security Find Is Quite The…

The live lobster reportedly weighed at least 20 pounds.

The Latest: Chicago police cite reforms after 3 indicted

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says his department is fully cooperating with prosecutors as the investigation in the fatal shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald continues

Utah wildfire grows as firefighters battle…

The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake. Crews in California, meanwhile, are dealing with two new fires.

Ten Commandments monument installed at Arkansas…

Workers install Ten Commandments monument outside Arkansas Capitol, two years after lawmakers approved measure permitting the statue on state grounds

Possible active shooter locks down Alabama…

Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville issued the alert

3 Journalists Resign After CNN Retracts Story On…

CNN says a story about the Senate's Russia investigation didn't follow the company's fact-checking procedures.

Pennsylvania to set policy limiting release of police video

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf says he'll sign a bill giving police departments discretion to refuse public requests for copies of audio or video recordings by officers, including from body cameras and dashboard cameras

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Lockdown lifted at military post; no injuries…

A lockdown has been lifted at an Alabama military installation, though officials say they are still investigating a possible active shooter incident there

N. Carolina man sentenced in foiled IS-inspired…

A North Carolina man has been sentenced to life in prison for a foiled plot to shoot hundreds of people on behalf of the Islamic State group

At least 3 injured after NYC subway car derails

Passengers forced to evacuate

Millennials Are More Likely To Head To The…

The Pew Research Center asked about Americans' library use habits.

Top Colombian official charged in US with money laundering

A top Colombian anti-corruption official and a lawyer are facing U.S. money-laundering-conspiracy charges in an alleged bribery scheme

The Latest: Trial's 2nd day begins for former…

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio is heading into his second day of a trial focusing on his defiance of the courts in traffic patrols that targeted Phoenix-area immigrants

Wind turbine blade breaks in rural mid-Michigan…

A 160-foot (50-meter) wind turbine blade broke in rural mid-Michigan, leaving it dangling above a field

Finger-pointing as Utah wildfire grows to largest…

William La Jeunesse reports from Los Angeles

Supreme Court To Decide Colorado Same-Sex Wedding…

The U.S. Supreme Court will consider if a Colorado baker discriminated against a same-sex couple by refusing to make a wedding cake for them.

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Real estate broker accused of taking items from home

A Connecticut real estate broker has been charged with taking more than $400,000 worth of personal items from a foreclosed home

Egg executives in salmonella case must report to…

A father and son whose Iowa-based egg production company caused a massive 2010 salmonella outbreak have exhausted their appeals and a federal judge has ordered them to begin serving prison sentences

Prosecutor not saying yet if he'll try cop for…

An Ohio prosecutor says he's delaying comment on the case of a white police officer whose trial following the shooting death of an unarmed black motorist ended with a hung jury for the second time