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Mexican drug kingpin "El Chapo" to appear in US…

Notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will stand in a U.S. courtroom, two decades after he was first sought by federal authorities

NYPD officer set to testify about killing of…

A white police officer who shot an unarmed, black teenager in the bathroom of a New York City apartment is expected to offer his first public account of the slaying on Friday at his department disciplinary trial

Watters' World: Inauguration edition

Jesse Watters heads to Washington, D.C. to ask the folks about the ceremony on 'The O'Reilly Factor'

Felony charges for mom who taped child to wall

An 18-year-old woman is facing felony charges after using packing tape to restrain her toddler against a wall.

Mark Zuckerberg Sued To Get Land In Hawaii — Or…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his lawsuits over Hawaiian land are standard to identify who should get money in his purchase of 700 acres.

NTSB releases preliminary report on Lake Erie plane crash

The National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report on the plane that crashed into Lake Erie last month, killing all six people on board

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10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: 30 missing in central Italy avalanche that buries hotel; Defense Secretary Ash Carter tells AP more US troops will not fix Iraq or Syria; Trump plans for Scottish golf resort spark new conflicts concern

Facebook CEO trying to buy out land near his Hawaii estate

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is going to court to gain ownership of isolated pockets of land tucked away within his sprawling estate in Hawaii

CA withdraws request to give illegals health…

Why is the state backing down? 'The O'Reilly Factor' investigates

Voight on Trump: "God answered our prayers"

The actor Jon Voight spoke during President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration concert, saying "God answered our prayers."

Report Says Trump Might Cut Arts Agencies, But…

The Hill reports Donald Trump's team is looking at eliminating the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Hastert wants assault victim to return $1.7M in hush money

Imprisoned former House speaker Dennis Hastert wants one of his sexual abuse victims to return the $1.7 million in hush money the Illinois Republican paid the man over several years

The Latest: Sentencing reset for Alaska strip club owner

A sentencing hearing has been rescheduled in the case of an Alaska man who was found guilty of illegally dumping human waste into a harbor while operating a crabbing boat that had been converted into a floating strip club

Alaska strip-club owner to be sentenced in waste dumping

An Alaska man is set for sentencing Thursday more than a year after he was found guilty of illegally dumping human waste into a harbor while operating a crabbing boat that had been converted into a floating strip club

Scientists determine which living things pass gas

Biologists and pet owners collaborate for on a Google spreadsheet, documenting a range of different living things that do or don’t pass gas

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Man serving life sentence is now a free man (2016)

Ronald "Runt" Moon was a high school football star, a drug addict and a felon sentenced to life in prison. Now, he's a free man.

Skittles-Coated Highway Seems Like A 'Stranger…

Thousands of red Skittles fell off a pickup truck and covered a Wisconsin highway in candy-coated confections.

UN alarm that most of al-Shabab's force in Somalia are kids

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says he is alarmed at reports that children may constitute a large part of the force recruited and used by al-Shabab Islamic extremists in Somalia

Man accused of killing Orlando officer defiant in court

A man suspected of fatally shooting a Florida police officer spoke out of turn and was defiant in an Orlando courtroom where he made an initial appearance on charges of killing his pregnant ex-girlfriend

Washington among states that face deadline on…

Lawmakers in Washington state are trying to bring the state in compliance with the REAL ID Act ahead of 2018, when travelers may need additional documentation to board a domestic flight if the Legislature fails to act

'Nasty Women' visual art protest ahead of women's…

Organizers Jessamyn Fiore and Carolina Wheat, discuss the success of their 'Nasty Women' art show and how it is spreading across the US

Limbo display at airport drops jaws

World record holder Shemika Charles delivered a stunning limbo display while she was waiting for her flight in Philadelphia.

What Will Happen To Consent Decrees Under…

How the Department of Justice uses consent decrees for reforming police departments could change under the incoming U.S. attorney general.

The Latest: Crew enters Hawaii dome for 8-month Mars study

Six carefully selected scientists have entered a man-made dome on a remote Hawaii volcano as part of a human-behavior study that could help NASA as it draws up plans for sending astronauts on long missions to Mars

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The Latest: Chief says suspect made sure officer…

Orlando Police Chief John Mina says Markeith Loyd could have fled after wounding police Lt. Debra Clayton but continued to shoot her to make sure she was dead

California getting soaked with series of heavy…

Winter's run of snow and rain goes another round with the West as the first in a series of storms soaks much of California and icy conditions close schools and roads in the Northwest despite a thaw in some areas

Bagwell, Raines, Ivan Rodriguez elected to Hall…

Baseball greats Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines, and Ivan Rodriguez elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens remain in PED suspicion purgatory. Plus, a look ahead at ballot holdovers and newcomers eligible for the class of 2018