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The Latest: North Carolina watches rising rivers…

North Carolina emergency management officials are turning their attention to rising rivers after storms dumped several inches of rain across much of the state

Soggy Seattle lives up to name, breaks another…

Soggy Seattle has broken another rainfall record

Pennsylvania lawmakers target teachers paid to do…

David Mercer and Brad Blakeman on the push by Republicans to outlaw 'ghost teachers'

All 100 Senators Invited To White House For North…

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell convened the briefing, but it's still unusual for the entire Senate to meet up at the White House.

Police: Supervisor shot by employee had just been married

Police have identified the supervisor fatally shot by an employee at a Dallas office building as a 48-year-old woman who had been married just a month ago

Wells Fargo faces shareholders, protesters at…

Wells Fargo's top management faced a series of protesters and apologized to investors, but board members kept their jobs

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White-power groups banding together, but for how…

Extremist groups are joining together with a shared goal of making America great again _ for whites

Researchers find rare copy of Declaration of…

Declaration Resources Project members talk stunning discovery in England on 'Happening Now'

New Orleans Begins Controversial Removal Of…

Removing the statues has seen a lot of pushback from city residents. It's also seen multiple challenges in court.

NC Republicans override gov's veto in latest partisan clash

Republican lawmakers have voted to override Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper's veto of a bill that reduces his authority over state elections, the latest partisan clash in North Carolina over laws that chip away at executive branch power

Last words haunt surviving teen's sentencing in…

A teenager's dying words are haunting a survivor's sentencing in a massive New York fire

Police ambush killer won't take stand in bid to…

The gunman who ambushed two Pennsylvania State Police troopers at their barracks in 2014 won't take the stand to try to persuade jurors to spare his life

Deadly plane crash on road near airport in…

Raw video: Small aircraft involved in fatal crash near Meriden-Markham Airport

New York's Police Body Camera Program Is Finally…

The program was initially ordered back in 2013 after a federal judge decided that the NYPD's stop-and-frisk tactics were unconstitutional.

Notre Dame philosopher Alvin Plantinga wins…

Retired University of Notre Dame philosophy professor Alvin Plantinga has won one of the world's leading religion prizes

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After 26 years, last 'cocaine cowboy' back in…

The last of the "cocaine cowboys" who investigators say smuggled vast amounts of the drug into the U.S. is due back in a Miami courtroom 26 years after fleeing an indictment

Partner of cop who shot Rice: 'I didn't know it…

The partner of a Cleveland officer who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir (tuh-MEER') Rice recalls pleading for a faster response from medics as the wounded boy's condition worsened

Stopping Jihadism in Europe and America

Defense expert Allison Barrie reveals how jails are breeding grounds for radicalization and what policy makers in the West are doing to stop it

In Denver, There's A Church For Marijuana

The International Church of Cannabis opened its doors on 4/20 despite efforts from a legislator to block it.

United plane lands after engine-overheat warning

United Airlines says a flight from Costa Rica to Houston was cut short by an engine-overheating warning

Firefighters still dousing hot spots at massive…

Firefighters are still dousing hot spots after a massive fire at a seven-story apartment building under construction near the University of Maryland

Volunteers usher US immigrants to court to allay…

Volunteers are stepping up to accompany people living in the United States illegally to court hearings and meetings with immigration officials in New York, New Mexico and elsewhere

Heavy rain causes flooding, power outages in South

Emergency crews forced to rescue several people trapped in their cars

The US Will Honor An Obama-Era Refugee Deal Trump…

Vice President Mike Pence says the U.S. will honor the Obama-era promise to accept up to 1,250 refugees from Australia's detention centers.

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Driver fatally shot after police pursuit around LA County

Police say officers fatally shot the driver of a stolen car who led them on a high-speed pursuit across southeast Los Angeles County

Police: Wife's Fitbit logs steps after husband…

Police in Connecticut have cited Fitbit records in an arrest warrant for a 40-year-old man charged with killing his wife in 2015

Arkansas conducts nation's 1st double execution…

Two Arkansas death row inmates have received lethal injections just three hours apart, and on the same gurney