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House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., left, confers with House Rules Committee Chairman Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, March 22, 2017, during a meeting to shape the final version of the Republican health care bill before it goes to the floor for debate and a vote. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Leaders need votes for health bill on eve of House showdownPresident Donald Trump and Republican leaders are cajoling recalcitrant GOP lawmakers to back their health care overhaul, but the party's top legislative priority seemed in peril
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
This undated file photo shows, Kitty Genovese. Genovese, a bar manager, was stabbed to death in March 1964 as she returned home to the Kew Gardens section of Queens, New York at 3:20 a.m. According to police dozens of people looked on but did nothing. The case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl that police say 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? And why do they not intervene? (The Daily News via AP, File)
Facebook rape stirs questions about witnessing crimes onlineThe case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl 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
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2014 file photo, Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck speaks at a news conference at LAPD headquarters. Los Angeles' police chief says reports of sexual assault and domestic violence by Latino residents have dropped amid concerns that those in the country illegally could face deportation if they interact with police. Beck said Tuesday, March 21, 2017, that sexual assault reports have dropped 25 percent and domestic violence reports have fallen 10 percent among the city's Latino population since the beginning of the year. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)
LAPD: Latinos report fewer sex crimes amid immigration fearsThe police chief of Los Angeles has found himself in the middle of the immigration debate after saying there's a correlation between the call for stiffer immigration policies and a drop in Hispanics reporting sex abuse and domestic violence
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May gives a media statement outside 10 Downing street in London, Wednesday March 22, 2017, following a terror attack in the Westminster area of London earlier Wednesday.  A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage, Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing an armed police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament. Four people were killed, including the attacker, and about 20 others were injured in what authorities called a terrorist incident. (Richard Pohle/Pool via AP Photo)
4 dead in vehicle, knife attack at British ParliamentA knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage at the heart of Britain's seat of power Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
FILE - In a Jan. 22, 2010 file photo, Janet Jenkins is sworn in as a witness in Rutland Family Court, in Rutland, Vt. Vermont U.S. District Court Judge William Sessions on Monday, March 20, 2017, ruled that a lawsuit filed by Jenkins, whose former civil union partner fled the country with their child rather than share custody, is being allowed to proceed because one of the defendants is set to be sentenced in a separate criminal case. (Vyto Starinskas/The Rutland Herald via AP, File)
Man in same-sex child custody case gets 3 years in prisonA Virginia businessman convicted of helping a woman flee the country with her child in a same-sex custody fight has been sentenced in New York to three years in prison
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
In this photo taken July 21, 2016, then-Trump Campaign manager Paul Manafort stands between the then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and his daughter Ivanka Trump during a walk through at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Manafort, secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance the interests of Russian President Vladimir Putin a decade ago and proposed an ambitious political strategy to undermine anti-Russian opposition across former Soviet republics, The Associated Press has learned. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP Exclusive: Before Trump job, Manafort worked to aid PutinThe Associated Press has learned that before campaign manager Paul Manafort signed up with Donald Trump, he secretly worked for a Russian billionaire with a plan to "greatly benefit the Putin Government."
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
FILE- In this March 25, 2016, file photo, United States' Michael Bradley walks off the field after their 2-0 loss to Guatemala in a World Cup qualifying soccer match at Mateo Flores Stadium in Guatemala City. Bradley sees no reason to keep harping on that embarrassing 4-0 loss at Costa Rica four months ago. Every mistake snowballed into another, and now, the Americans are in an 0-2 hole with the pressure on in World Cup qualifying as they prepare to take on Honduras Friday in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/ Moises Castillo, File)
At 0-2, Americans understand stakes in World Cup qualifyingMichael Bradley sees no reason to keep harping on that 4-0 loss at Costa Rica four months ago
The Associated Press15 minutes ago
FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2017, file photo, construction crews clear rocks away from Oroville Dam's crippled spillway in Oroville, Calif. A team of experts is warning of a "very significant risk" if the main spillway of the California dam is not operational again by the next rainy season. The warning is contained in a report obtained Wednesday, March 22 by The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
APNewsBreak: California may face 'significant risk' from damA 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
The Associated Press18 minutes ago
FILE - In this  Nov. 30, 2016 file photo, artwork and signatures cover a fence around the Pulse nightclub, scene of a mass shooting, in Orlando, Fla.  A personal injury attorney representing some of the families and survivors of the Orlando nightclub massacre filed a lawsuit Wednesday, March 22, 2017,  against the gunman's employer and wife, claiming they were able to stop Omar Mateen before the attack but didn't. The lawsuit was filed  in federal court in South Florida on behalf of more than four dozen of the survivors and family members of those killed at Pulse nightclub last June.  (AP Photo/John Raoux)
Nightclub shooting victims sue gunman's employer, wifeDozens of survivors and victims' relatives from the Orlando nightclub massacre are suing the gunman's employer and wife, claiming they could have stopped Omar Mateen before the attack but didn't
The Associated Press33 minutes ago
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