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At JFK's centennial, book chronicles presidency…

At the centennial of John F. Kennedy's birth, a new book offers a day-by-day look at his 1,036 days as president

Police: Suspect in Portland stabbings ranted…

Authorities on Saturday identified a 35-year-old Portland man as the suspect in the fatal stabbing of two people on a Portland light-rail train in Oregon

The US Is Testing Its Best Chance Of Stopping A…

The U.S. missile defense system has a spotty track record, but it's about to undergo a major test.

Virginia police special agent fatally shot…

Authorities say a 27-year-old man fatally shot a Virginia State Police special agent in a Richmond public housing project before fleeing on foot, sparking an overnight manhunt that ended with his arrest

Town leader to step down 5 years after Sandy Hook…

The woman in Newtown's highest elected office has announced she will step down, five years after she helped lead the community through the aftermath of the Sandy Hook school shooting.

California bills target private business to help…

California Democrats are expanding their efforts to resist President Donald Trump's crackdown on illegal immigration with bills aimed at limiting how much private business people can cooperate with federal immigration authorities

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The FBI Is Looking Into An Attempted Hack Of The…

Eric Trump, the organization's executive vice president, told ABC the company was not infiltrated.

Police: Woman locked her kids in car trunk while she shopped

A Utah woman has been arrested after she allegedly locked her two young children in her car's trunk while she went inside a Wal-Mart store to shop

With new law, Lyft, Uber set to return to Texas…

Uber and Lyft, the ride-hailing giants that left Texas's capital city a year ago over local fingerprint requirements for drivers, are set to return after state lawmakers stepped in

Supporters of Roosevelt National Park seek to…

Meridian Energy Group is developing what it bills as "the cleanest refinery on the planet" in western North Dakota, despite concerns about its proximity to picturesque Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Were John Glenn's Remains Disrespected In An Air…

An employee at Dover Air Force Base has been accused of offering military inspectors the chance to look at Glenn's dead body before it was buried.

Pollster pioneer Bendixen has died in Miami

Sergio Bendixen, a pioneer in public opinion polling of Latinos who also was the first Hispanic to run a U.S. presidential campaign, has died

Kansas legislators to reopen debate over guns at…

Kansas legislators are preparing to reopen a debate over keeping concealed guns out of those hospitals and other health care facilities

In opioid crisis, a new risk for police…

As an opioid epidemic tears across the United States, police officers tasked with reversing the effects of overdose in addicts are increasingly at risk of accidentally overdose themselves due to the potency of synthetic opioids.

Mark Zuckerberg Returns To College — Sort Of

The Facebook founder and CEO dropped out of Harvard in 2004 after creating the social networking site in his dorm room.

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Police search for 2 in DC shooting that left 1 dead, 7 hurt

Police in Washington are searching for two suspects in connection with a shooting early Saturday that left one person dead and seven people injured

Pilot's remains back on US soil from Vietnam…

It took 52 years, but a daughter has finally brought her father's remains back to U.S. soil from Vietnam

Mortuary chief: John Glenn's remains weren't…

A military mortuary chief says the remains of astronaut John Glenn were not "disrespected in any way, shape or form" as Air Force officials investigate allegations that inspectors were invited to view the remains at Dover Air Force Base

Forecasters Predict An Especially Dangerous…

NOAA is predicting an active hurricane season. It estimates there will be five to nine hurricanes, with two to four of them being major storms.

Guard to face trial for ignoring inmate's threat of suicide

A judge has ordered a prison guard to trial in the death of a Michigan inmate who killed herself

Federal judge tosses out life sentences for DC…

A federal judge has tossed out two life sentences for D.C. sniper Lee Boyd Malvo and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings

Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of…

Youngest son of U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine among 8 people charged for allegedly disrupting a March rally in support of President Donald Trump

A Member Of Trump's Family Is Now Reportedly…

A member of Trump's family is reportedly facing scrutiny by the FBI due to his ties to Russia.

Poor land deals pushed Dallas pension fund toward insolvency

Officials for the Dallas Police and Fire Pension System say failed land-development deals in Idaho and Colorado have cost the pension fund nearly $100 million

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California 'anti-fascist' activist charged with…

Authorities say a former San Francisco Bay Area junior college professor has been arrested for beating three people during violent clashes between supporters and detractors of President Donald Trump last month

Phoenix Comicon prop weapons banned after armed…

Phoenix Comicon security greatly tightened Friday with officials banning all prop weapons after police arrested an armed man who they say allegedly made threats to harm a performer and posted online threats against police officers

Ben Carson Says Poverty Is A 'State Of Mind'

The Housing and Urban Development secretary's comments come at a time when many are already concerned about the future of HUD programs.