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U-Haul company, employee charged in food truck…

Almost four years after a Philadelphia food truck exploded into a fireball killing a woman and her teenage daughter, a U-Haul subsidiary and the general manager of one of its Philadelphia stores have been indicted

Convicted Republican businessman's company…

An Ohio telemarketing company whose Republican owner was convicted in a campaign finance probe has organized employees and suppliers in a retaliatory effort to bring down two prominent Democrats

Washington, D.C., Approves Controversial Wage…

Opponents worry it'll cost business owners and therefore customers and workers, but supporters say it'll make the worker's lives easier.

Man who set up wife's killing must serve life sentence

A New Jersey appellate court has upheld the conviction of a New York man accused of setting up the fatal shooting of his wife while they walked with one of their young sons

WHAT'S HAPPENING: Crying children fill 'tender…

WHAT'S HAPPENING: The Associated Press has learned that babies and toddlers forcibly separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border are being sent to "tender age" shelters in South Texas

APNewsBreak: Youngest migrants held in 'tender…

Migrant babies and young children are being held in special "tender age" shelters after being taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border

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North Korea To Return Remains Of Up To 200 US…

The decision to repatriate the remains of U.S. soldiers was announced at the summit in Singapore.

Musician loses work after anti-immigrant post on Facebook

An Alabama musician who said on social media that he'd like to shoot immigrants attempting to enter the United States says he's losing work because of the post

Homeland Security Chief Heckled in Mexican…

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, one of the main defenders of the administration's harsh border policies , decided to dine at a Mexican restaurant Tuesday night. It did not go well. Protesters entered the MXDC restaurant in Washington and confronted Nielsen and her dinner companion about the family separation policy, the...

Receipt Inside McDonald's Bag Brought Down…

Kyle Willett, then a detective on the Louisville Metro Police's drug task force, got some food at a McDonald's drive-thru before heading back to work one day back in 2016—and it was the receipt from that fast food stop that led to his downfall, the Courier-Journal reports. While still...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Plans To Block Trump's CFPB…

Warren says she wants to see documents related to Kathy Kraninger's role in implementing the controversial "zero-tolerance" immigration policy.

Ex-teacher who made anti-gay comments settles lawsuit

A former New Jersey high school teacher who resigned after posting anti-gay comments on her Facebook page has settled a discrimination lawsuit against the school district

USDA Cyanide Trap Injures Teen, Kills Pet

An Idaho teenager is still experiencing headaches more than a year after he was poisoned by a cyanide trap government workers placed just 300 yards from his home, his family says in a lawsuit. Canyon Mansfield, 15, experienced cyanide poisoning symptoms including vomiting for weeks after he accidentally set off...

Hearing set for California parents accused of…

Prosecutors are expected to make their case against a Southern California couple accused of starving and shackling some of their 13 children

NYC Wants To Cut Down Arrests For Smoking Pot In…

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday that most people caught smoking in public will get a ticket instead of being arrested.

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Florida school resource officer fired over Facebook posts

A Florida city fired a school resource officer for social media posts the police department deemed "offensive, insulting, and derogatory."

Mandalay Bay hotel in Vegas floods after water…

A water main break floods a convention center in the Mandalay Bay hotel in Las Vegas

Sailors honor Pearl Harbor survivor during one…

A Pearl Harbor survivor has said what could be his final goodbye to the site where thousands of fellow sailors and Marines died nearly eight decades ago

It'll Soon Be Easier For Small Businesses To Get…

The Labor Department released a new rule that expands the way small businesses and individuals can band together to buy health insurance.

Over 100 arrested in second large-scale immigration raid

U.S. immigration agents have arrested more than 100 workers at an Ohio meat packing plant, the second large-scale raid in the state within the past two weeks

Chicago teen to be sentenced in 2014 Facebook…

Chicago teenager set to be sentenced for killing another girl during a 2014 street fight that started as a Facebook feud over a boy

Opening statements in ex-New York Senate leader's…

Opening statements are set to begin on Wednesday in the retrial of ex-New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son on corruption charges

More Governors Refuse To Send Troops To Border…

Seven governors are now holding back National Guard troops from the border in protest of the practice of separating migrant families.

Public funeral scheduled for 4 children killed in standoff

A public funeral service has been scheduled for four children killed in a standoff in Florida

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Jurors to resume deliberations in Mafia boss…

Jurors are set to resume deliberations in the case of a New England Mafia boss accused of killing a nightclub owner in 1993

Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas ratify contract

Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International approve a new five-year contract

Attorneys General Demand An End To Separation Of…

Twenty-one attorneys general are demanding an end to the immigration practice that separates children from their families at the border.