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Officials: Weinstein to surrender in sexual…

He has repeatedly denied having nonconsensual sex with anyone, but movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities in New York on Friday to face criminal charges in a sexual assault allegation

Rachel Dolezal, who posed as black, accused of…

A former NAACP leader in Washington state whose life unraveled after she was outed as a white woman pretending to be black has been charged with welfare fraud

10 Things to Know for Friday

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump cancels summit, citing 'open hostility' by North Korea; airstrikes on Syria pro-government positions reportedly kill 12; feds say Uber self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, did not brake.

N. Korea demolishes nuclear test site as…

In a series of explosions and billowing clouds of dust, North Korea has demolished tunnels at its only known nuclear test site

Police: 2 shot at Oklahoma restaurant; suspect dead

Police say a man armed with a pistol walked into an Oklahoma City restaurant and opened fire, wounding two people, before being shot dead by an armed civilian in the parking lot.

Police video shows NBA star being tasered

Sterling Brown told police "you didn't have to touch me" after they used a stun-gun on him.

Ireland May Be About to Repeal One of Europe's…

The eighth amendment to Ireland’s constitution, which faces repeal in a national referendum on May 25, gives a mother and her unborn child an “equal right to life” and prevents any relaxation of the country’s near-total ban on abortion.

McDonald's Breakfast Catering May Soon Be Coming…

In its quest for global breakfast domination, McDonald's is testing out catering for the day’s most important meal too.

Trump fundraiser adds cyber security firm to Qatar lawsuit

A fundraiser for President Donald Trump who launched a lawsuit against Qatar accusing the Gulf country of hacking his emails has updated the filing to target a cybersecurity firm and two of its executives

Death sentence overturned for intellectually disabled man

The California Supreme Court says a man who has been on the state's death row for more than 20 years can't be executed because he's intellectually disabled

4 students charged with hate crime over racist graffiti

Four Maryland high school students have been charged in a "hate crime" after slurs, including at least one targeted at the school's African-American principal, were spray-painted at the school

2018 Hurricane Season Could Be Another Active One

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season was one of the costliest seasons ever, and the 2018 season is expected to be almost as intense.

APNewsBreak: Tesla in Autopilot sped up before…

A new police report says a Tesla that crashed in Utah while in Autopilot mode accelerated just before it smashed into a stopped fire truck.

Texas governor meeting with students, shooting…

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott concludes meetings on school safety and mass shootings by talking to those closest to the violence of recent attacks

North Korea Responds to Trump's Cancellation of…

Despite President Trump canceling his planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Thursday, North Korea says it is still willing to proceed with the sit-down. "We reiterate to the US that we are willing to sit face to face at any time and in any way," said a...

30-year-old evicted from parents' home must leave…

A court order says a 30-year-old upstate New York man who was evicted from his parents' house must move out by noon on June 1

Who Ate the Evidence? Cops Face Charges Over Edible Pot

Things have gone from bad to worse for two Toronto police officers accused of eating up evidence —marijuana edibles—while on duty in January. Officers Vittorio Dominelli, 36, and Jamie Young, 35, have been arrested for attempting to “obstruct, pervert or defeat the course of justice, by destroying or converting...

South Dakota teen awaiting crash sentence to skip graduation

A South Dakota teenager awaiting sentencing in a fatal crash has decided to skip his high school graduation

President Trump Grants Rare Posthumous Pardon to…

President Donald Trump has granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing’s first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after what Trump said many feel was a racially motivated injustice