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Wildfire leaves "complete devastation" in rural…

A chimney and a cinder block wall is all still standing in the rubble of the house Miki Crawford and her family called home for 22 years after a wildfire raced through her Northern California rural community, the former nurses' aid said Friday

Ex-escort gets 16 years for trying to have…

A former Florida escort convicted of trying to hire a hit man to murder her newlywed husband has been sentenced to 16 years in prison

Source: USS Fitzgerald crew made mistakes leading…

Officials tell Fox News that two navigation teams on the Fitzgerald failed to speak up about possible risk before a cargo vessel ripped a hole in the side of the ship, killing seven sailors who were trapped in flooded compartments

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer Is Out

The former White House press secretary had an embattled six months on the job.

Hawaii prepares for 'unlikely' North Korea…

Hawaii is the first state to prepare the public for the possibility of a ballistic missile threat from North Korea

Somalis in Minneapolis on defensive after police…

The killing of an unarmed Australian woman by a Minneapolis police officer who is a Somali-American has turned an unwelcome spotlight on the city's beleaguered Somali community, where many again find themselves on the defensive

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Abortion fight rages in Kentucky, which has just…

Both sides in the abortion fight raging in Kentucky agree on one thing. The stakes are as high as ever in a state that could become the first in the nation without an abortion clinic

USS Gerald Ford: The latest warship to join the…

A look at some of the state-of-the-art features in the USS Gerald Ford, the latest warship to join the Navy’s impressive fleet

US Citizens Likely Won't Be Able To Visit North…

Two travel companies said the U.S. government is expected to announce a ban on North Korea travel July 27.

Mississippi civil rights marker returning after damage fixed

A civil rights marker in Mississippi has been repaired and will be put back in place, weeks after being vandalized

Environmental report on pipeline favorable for…

An environmental assessment of the proposed Atlantic Coast natural gas pipeline finds the three-state project would have adverse effects on water resources, forested vegetation and other habitats, as well as endangered species

Another day, another derailment in NYC subway

Another day, another derailment for nation's largest subway system

Minneapolis police chief: Justine Damond didn't…

Chief Janee Harteau is not standing behind Officer Mohammed Noor; Mike Tobin reports from Chicago

These Girls Are Protesting Anti-Immigration Laws…

Activists with Jolt Texas dressed for quinceañeras to "celebrate" their resistance.

Quran submerged in lard mailed to California Islamic center

Police are investigating the mailing of Quran submerged in a tub of what appeared to be pork lard to a Northern California Islamic center

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Kentucky told to pay attorney fees in same-sex…

Judge: Kentucky must pay more than $220,000 in attorneys' fees for clerk who refused marriage licenses for gay couples

Lawsuit: Ex-major told to 'take the hit' for…

A former Oklahoma sheriff's official claims he was forced to 'take the hit' and resign following the shooting of an unarmed black man by a white reserve deputy

Wildfire forcing thousands to flee small town…

Fire officials confirming the wildfire has destroyed 58 homes and 60 other buildings in its path; a mandatory evacuation order remains in place in Mariposa

Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington Found Dead

The Grammy-winning artist was found dead July 20 in a California home.

Texas deputy indicted for deadly confrontation fired

Texas sheriff's deputy who was indicted along with her husband on murder charges in the death of a man they confronted outside a restaurant has been fired

820-pound hog shot in Alabama may have fled…

Alabama woman says 820-pound hog killed by neighbor might have escaped her family farm

Report: Numerous security policy violations in…

Georgia corrections officials are reporting there were numerous security policy violations in the lead-up to the escape of two inmates from a prison bus last month

'Quiet man' snaps, shoots AT&T work trucks

64-year-old Jorge Jove arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a firearm in Hialeah, Florida

O.J. Simpson Will Get Out Of Prison Early

On Thursday, the Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners decided Simpson will get out of prison early.

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College head sorry for disparaging high school diploma

The president of the North Dakota State College of Science has apologized for comments he made on a radio show about the value of a high school diploma

UAW, Nissan pressing high-stakes campaign for…

Nissan Motor Co. and the United Auto Workers union are pressing a high-stakes campaign for worker votes in Mississippi, two weeks before a vote on whether the union will represent as many as 4,000 production workers at the assembly plant

Lawsuit: Effects of 'bathroom bill' linger in…

A revised lawsuit says transgender people in North Carolina say are still effectively prevented from using restrooms matching their gender identity under a law that replaced the state's notorious "bathroom bill."