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Jun 22 2017

Assembly to vote on voucher school background checks

It also includes a number of other mostly technical changes for voucher schools. The Department of Public Instruction and school voucher advocates support the changes, so...

Jun 22 2017

Man kills children, hangs self on Father's Day after custody dispute

A 32-year-old California man will be booked in Sonoma County Jail on suspicion of arson and homicide after detectives say he started a fire in his family's home that ende...

Jun 22 2017

After Georgia special election, another loss for Democrats

Handel backers, meanwhile, credit Republican voters for coalescing behind her in a show of the party's strength, even in an area where President Donald Trump underper...

Jun 22 2017

Former Milwaukee Officer Found Not Guilty In Shooting Death Of Black Man

Attorneys for Mr Heaggan-Brown, who is also black, argued that the former officer was forced to make a quick decision during a foot chase with an armed man. Officer Heagg...

Jun 22 2017

Michael Brown's parents, city of Ferguson reach settlement over 2014 fatal shooting

On Tuesday, the civil case brought by Lesley McSpadden and Michael Brown Sr., parents of Michael Brown , was settled. The settlement may mark the final stage in Brow...

Jun 22 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31 - court

Not I nor anyone at Madrid is contemplating that Cristiano could leave the club. Another player linked with a move away from Madrid is James Rodriguez after a frust...

Jun 22 2017

Louisville builds big lead, holds off Aggies

The Frogs (48-16) avoided going 0-2 for the first time in five all-time CWS appearances. McKay would be the first of five Cardinals to cross the plate in the second, givi...

Jun 22 2017

New footage from police shooting of black man in Minnesota

He also said Yanez could have acted differently. As her boyfriend sat bleeding and dying next to her, Reynolds is seen trying to keep her composure while holding her ha...

Jun 22 2017

Congressional Black Caucus rejects Trump invitation for second meeting

Mr. Trump's adviser Omarosa Manigault extended an invitation to the 49 members of the CBC to return to the White House for a follow up meeting on June 9th, first rep...

Jun 22 2017

Lions DT Khyri Thornton suspended 6 games for violating substance abuse policy

Thornton finally found his playing time with Detroit this past season, totaling 13 games and six starts to begin the season before losing the starting spot to second-ro...

Jun 22 2017

Six killed on I-10 in New Mexico

Jose Elias Caraveo-Serrano, 30, Susana Caraveo, 29, and their 6-month-old daughter, Julissa, were killed in a 25-car pileup on Interstate 10 West while traveling home fro...

Jun 22 2017

Student freed by North Korea has severe neurological injury

He further explained that his eyes open and blink but he does not appear to have any consistent thought, "no signs of understanding language, commands or surroundings", h...

Jun 22 2017

Wife of James Hodgkinson: 'I was shocked'

The family of Hodgkinson says he was furious after Trump's election win and moved to Alexandria, Virginia, packing only a couple of gym bags full of belongings and living...

Jun 22 2017

Democrats Seek Upset In South Carolina Special Election

The Fifth District in SC resides in the north-central part of the state above Columbia and east of Greenville. Republican Karen Handel won a nationally watched congress...

Jun 22 2017

Congressional Investigators Seek Tapes, Notes On Trump-Comey Conversations

He painted Trump as a chief executive dismissive of the FBI's independence and made clear that he interpreted Trump's request to end an investigation into Flynn, his ...

Jun 22 2017

Florida county debates whether to move Confederate statue

After renewed public outcry that the statue is a symbol of racism and white supremacy, workers began dismantling the 800-pound concrete statue Tuesday. But Crist said Wed...

Jun 22 2017

Man killed woman, then himself on Chicago Skyway

According to WGN , a male victim was shot in the head and a female victim had multiple gunshot wounds to the body. The auto traveled a short distance before it crashed....

Jun 21 2017

Dems hit secrecy of GOP health care bill, threaten delays

Schumer pressed McConnell, asking him twice if the Senate would have at least 10 hours to review the bill before it was put to a vote. White House spokesman Sean S...

Jun 21 2017

Trump calls Warmbier's death a 'total disgrace'

North Korea accuses Washington and South Korea of sending spies to overthrow its government. The family thanked the University of Cincinnati Medical Center for tre...

Jun 21 2017

The Supreme Court rejects rule banning offensive trademarks

The government argued in the current case and in the Washington case that the issuance of a trademark transforms the potentially offensive term into "government spe...