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APNewsBreak: California may face 'significant…

A team of experts is warning of a "very significant risk" if the main spillway of a California dam is not operational again by the next rainy season

Idaho man who didn't match DNA from killing is…

An Idaho man who experts say was coerced into a false murder confession has been freed after spending half of his life behind bars

Spicer: 'Tremendous support' in House for bill

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the administration is "optimistic" after members of the House Freedom Caucus endorsed the health care bill.

Congress Voted To Abolish A Rule Protecting Some…

The Senate voted 52 to 47 to repeal an Obama-era rule on hunting predators.

Man jailed in abuse case now accused of murder solicitation

A Pennsylvania karate instructor who was jailed after he was accused of molesting students is now charged with trying to solicit the murder of the alleged victims in the case

Facebook rape stirs questions about witnessing…

The case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who was raped while around 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have come up before in similarly shocking attacks: What is the obligation of bystanders who see a crime unfolding before them

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19-year-old candidate heads to runoff in city…

A 19-year-old candidate seeking a council seat in a newly formed city in Georgia is headed to a runoff election next month

Spicer on Manafort: No evidence of impropriety

Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters at a briefing that President Trump can't be expected to know all of former campaign manager Paul Manafort's business connections, including working for a Russian biillionaire in 2005.

A Woman's Debrief: How Anne Briggs Built Her Farm

For more on Anne of All Trades and her farm, watch the full episode of "A Woman's Job."

The Latest: Police: Holes found in mom's account of shooting

Police say inconsistencies have been discovered in a Phoenix woman's account on how her son was fatally shot in their home

Police: White sword killer went to NY to attack…

Police say a white man accused of stabbing a black man to death with a sword in New York told investigators he traveled to the media capital of the world to make a statement and attack black people

Arkansas governor expands where concealed guns…

Arkansas' governor says he has signed legislation expanding the locations where concealed handguns are allowed to include colleges, some bars, government buildings and the state Capitol

Boy accidentally hangs himself in store

A 4-year-old Minnesota boy died after investigators say his jacket got caught on a dressing room hook and he was unable to free himself.

Fox News Pulls Judge Napolitano Off The Air After…

Fox News won't have Judge Napolitano on the network after he repeated unverified claims Obama asked British intelligence to spy on Trump.

Cops: Parents killed teen son, set family's NY home on fire

Authorities have charged a New York couple with killing their teenage son and setting their rural upstate home on fire to cover up the crime

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Hard times for Sears as retailer notes doubt…

Sears, once the monolith of American retail, says there is "substantial doubt" that it will be able to keep its doors open

Correction: Endangered Seal Death-Aquaculture…

Correction: Endangered Seal Death-Aquaculture story

Mayor: Don't make cops do immigration work

Some city mayors say they shouldn't be forced by President Donald Trump to detain undocumented people. CNN's John Vause and Denver Mayor Michael Hancocks discuss.

Schwarzenegger Trolls Trump On Approval Ratings…

Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger tweeted another video message to President Trump on Monday.

Prosecutors: Conviction in Etan Patz case was proper

Prosecutors say a defendant's murder conviction in a retrial over the disappearance and death of 6-year-old Etan Patz (AY'-tahn payts) in 1979 was the result of methodical deliberations by a New York City jury that was not improperly influenced

Agency: California farmers will get bump in…

Federal officials say farmers in a vast agricultural region of California will receive a greater share of irrigation this summer compared to recent years of drought

She thought someone passed out drunk. Then she…

A resident approached flashing police lights to find Navajo Nation Officer Houston James Largo bleeding in a road

Boston Public Schools Are Ditching The Classic…

The schools are retiring the common Mercator map, which made North America and Europe appear bigger than they are.

Sheriff: Family kept decomposing body in home, took benefits

An Ohio sheriff says deputies have found a family living in a home with a Vietnam veteran's decomposing body and stealing his benefits

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Vegas cab driver arrested after sex assault seen…

Officials say a Las Vegas cab company looking for a woman's cellphone found, instead, surveillance video footage of the taxi driver sexually assaulting the customer while she was passed out

Onetime defendant in legendary Lufthansa heist is…

An aging mobster who two years ago beat charges in a legendary heist retold in the film "Goodfellas" has been rearrested

The Latest: Shots heard at Wisconsin apartments

Gunshots have been heard at an apartment complex in northern Wisconsin where a suspect was holed up after a shooting that involved several victims including a police officer