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Newly released body-camera video from a third officer involved in George Floyd’s arrest captures for the first time the growing horror of onlookers who repeatedly pleaded...
Churches in California and Minnesota are challenging state pandemic restrictions in court, contending that they are violations of religious liberty.
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Store owners in and around Chicago's Michigan Avenue are asking themselves if of the economics and reputation of one America’s most prestigious shopping districts can reb...
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Speaking to investors last week, the founder of the private prison company GEO Group predicted his company would rebound after the November election.
The flag-draped coffins carrying the remains of seven Marines and a sailor who died after a seafaring tank sank off the coast of Southern California last month have arriv...
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A federal appeals court has upheld the constitutionality of the all-male military draft system.
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False claims and conspiracy theories, ranging from bogus cures to the idea that the coronavirus is a hoax, have dogged efforts to control the pandemic from the beginning.
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Light winds and scattered thundershowers early Thursday are helping calm the flames of a huge wildfire that prompted evacuations north of Los Angeles.
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People who have been arrested in Portland since late May on non-violent misdemeanor charges during the protests that have racked Oregon’s largest city for months won’t be...
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The coronavirus is disrupting Latinos’ long climb up the political ladder.
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A conservative legal group has sued a Maryland police department for copies of any body camera videos of the fatal shooting of a man whose family says he was asleep when ...
A judge has ruled a psychiatrist retained by prosecutors can testify about his findings on whether a man who killed five people at a Maryland newspaper was legally sane.
The Chicago Police Department is facing new questions about accountability after acknowledging that officers who shot a black man were not wearing body cameras.
Officials in several states are considering major changes to the way the nation's top-rated public high schools admit students.
Bill Cosby's lawyers are arguing in a new appeals filing that it was “fundamentally unfair” to let prosecutors use Cosby's damaging deposition from a sex accuser's lawsui...
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La Tropicana Cafe has been a cornerstone of Tampa’s historic Latin-influenced Ybor City neighborhood since the 1960s, well known as a gathering spot for politicians rangi...
Hundreds of people smashed windows, stole from stores and clashed with police in Chicago’s Magnificent Mile shopping district and other parts of the city’s downtown.
The Los Angeles community of Watts has been associated with an uprising in 1965 that led to burned-down buildings and bloodshed.
Officials say rampaging protesters in Portland launched commercial grade fireworks at police in another night of Oregon rioting and even used a mortar in their attacks.
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Many U.S. schools have poor air circulation, which will exacerbate the coronavirus threat when some of them reopen this month.
Advocates have made strides in getting Native American symbols and names changed in sports, but they say more work needs to be done mainly at the high school level.
Puerto Rico’s historic primaries are being marred by a lack of voting materials in a majority of centers across the U.S. territory that forced frustrated voters who brave...
U.S. colleges are asking returning students to promise to help contain the coronavirus.
America's failure so far to contain the spread of the coronavirus as it moves across the country has been met with astonishment and alarm on both sides of the Atlantic.
Protesters were back on the streets of Portland, Oregon, as violent demonstrations continued over the weekend in the city that had hoped for calm after federal agents wit...
Crews have recovered the body of one of two construction workers that became trapped nearly 10 months ago in the collapse of a Hard Rock Hotel under construction in New O...
The fourth COVID-19 test result for Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine came back negative Saturday after the governor received conflicting positive and negative results ahead of a sch...