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Latest: Workers shrouding Lee statue in…

Workers in Charlottesville are starting to shroud a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in black as a way of symbolizing the city's mourning for a woman killed after a white nationalist rally earlier this month

Ohio officer seen striking man on video suspended…

A white Ohio police officer seen in a cellphone video repeatedly punching a black man and hitting his head on the pavement after a traffic stop has been suspended without pay for 15 days

Fmr. US Navy 7th Fleet commander on string of…

Retired Admiral Robert Natter reacts to dismissal of commander over incidents on 'America's Newsroom'

Navy Dismisses A High-Ranking Official Following…

The Navy said it had lost confidence in Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin's "ability to command" the U.S. 7th Fleet.

Walmart joins forces with Google on…

Walmart teams up with Google on voice shopping as a direct challenge to Amazon

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Report: Half of state's labor force holds…

A new report finds that half of all workers in Massachusetts held a bachelor's degree or higher in 2016, marking the first time any U.S. state has reached that threshold

4-year-old boy sent home from school over length…

Texas mother says her 'son is owed the same education that all other children in the school district have'

Charlottesville Takes Action To Help Mend The…

The city's council agreed to cover Confederate statues in black fabric as a sign of mourning.

The Latest: 2 escaped inmates sought in northwest Oklahoma

Authorities say two escaped inmates who stole a transport van in northwest Oklahoma were being taken to Kansas and Wyoming to face charges for nonviolent offenses

Ohio judge shot outside courthouse continues to…

A newspaper reports that a county judge shot and wounded while walking to an Ohio courthouse continues to recover

Slain Houston officer's son, 5, gets police…

Dozens of police officers escort Texas boy to his first day of kindergarten in place of his officer father, who was killed in 2011

Navy's 7th Fleet commander dismissed after deadly…

U.S. Navy cites loss of confidence in Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin's ability to command; Lucas Tomlinson reports from the Pentagon

A Case For White Supremacists Needing Reparations

Ibrahima Seck, the director of research at the Whitney Plantation, argues that white supremacists need reparations of their own.

Christian sect leader in abuse case ordered held on $5M bond

A judge has ordered that a leader of a New Mexico paramilitary Christian sect who is facing child sex abuse charges be held on $5 million secured bond

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Groups make last-minute push to save national…

Conservation groups are airing TV ads and creating parody websites in a last-minute blitz to stop Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke from downsizing or eliminating national monument areas that cover large swaths of land and water in the nation

Players hold breath as $700M Powerball jackpot…

Lottery players will have a shot at a $700 million Powerball jackpot that ranks as the second largest in U.S. history

What is to blame for recent Navy ship incidents?

Vann Hipp sounds off

If You Haven't Heard Of Raven Rock, You're On…

If a nuclear attack or some other massive disaster strikes the U.S., there are secret bunkers ready for 10,000 government employees.

Dad pleads guilty to manslaughter in 3-year-old son's death

A New Jersey man accused of killing his 3-year-old son because the boy had become an impediment to his relationship with a teenage girlfriend has pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter

Florida: White man who killed black person to be…

For the first time in state history, Florida to execute a white man for killing a black person _ and it plans to do so with help of a drug never used before in any US execution

Secret hearings held in ex-Oklahoma City cop's…

An appeal raising questions about DNA evidence in the case of an ex-Oklahoma City police officer convicted of raping women while on duty is playing out in secret

NFL legend Neil Smith aids pregnant woman in…

Former Chiefs player comes to the rescue

How Countries Outside The US Have Handled…

When statues are removed, the decision is often controversial — no matter where you live in the world.

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Teen back with family after 11 days missing in national park

The National Park Service says a teenager who went missing for 11 days is with his family after he emerged from Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains National Park and flagged a passing boat for help

Guilty pleas in scheme to sell rare turtles

Investigators: 3 men pleaded guilty in a scheme to sell dozens of rare alligator snapping turtles caught in Texas

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump revisits Charlottesville comments in angry speech in Phoenix; US Navy dismisses 7th Fleet commander after warship accidents; ESPN broadcaster Robert Lee taken off University of Virginia football game because of his name