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Florida sheriff sued for jailing teen suspects in solitaryA Florida sheriff is being sued by three juvenile suspects who say they were unjustly jailed in solitary confinement while they await trial as adults
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FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2016, file photo, Rodney Earl Sanders, of Kosciusko, who is charged in the deaths of two 68-year-old nuns, Sister Margaret Held and Sister Paula Merrill, says nothing as leaves the Durant Municipal Building after a probable cause hearing in Durant, Miss. District Attorney Akillie Malone-Oliver told The Associated Press Tuesday, June 12, that Sanders will plead guilty, Thursday, June 21, 2018, as part of an agreement that removes the possibility of the death penalty. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)
Mississippi man pleads guilty in killing of Catholic nunsA Mississippi man has pleaded guilty to the 2016 killing of two Roman Catholic nuns in an agreement that averts the possibility of the death penalty, which was opposed by the women's families and their religious orders
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Leonard Hammonds II, of Penn Hills, right, points out that a Turtle Creek Police officer has his hand on his weapon during a rally in East Pittsburgh, Pa., on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at a protest regarding the shooting death of Antwon Rose by an East Pittsburgh Police officer during a traffic stop the night before. (Steve Mellon/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP)
Lawyer: No apparent justification for fatal shooting of teenA lawyer for the family of a 17-year-old fatally shot by a Pennsylvania police officer seconds after he fled a traffic stop says the boy did not pose an immediate threat to anyone
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Plea deal possible in murder case over woman set on fireA judge in the trial of a man who authorities say set his ex-girlfriend on fire and caused her death has told attorneys in the case not to overlook the possibility of a plea agreement
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Park Service gives initial OK to "Unite the Right" rallyAn organizer of last year's deadly white supremacist rally in Virginia has been granted initial approval to host another rally in DC this August
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Deputies: Man smoked weed while child drowned in poolA Florida man is facing manslaughter charges after authorities say a child he was watching drowned in a backyard pool while he smoked marijuana with a teenager in the front yard
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Report highlights lessons learned in Houston from HarveyA new report about Hurricane Harvey's impact on the Houston area highlights a variety of issues that it says contributed to the extensive damage
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Air Force base finds missing gun; explosives still missingAn Air Force base in North Dakota that's been searching for a missing machine gun and some lost military explosives has recovered the weapon at an airman's off-base residence
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Water balloon slingshots top list of unsafe summer toysA Boston-based consumer watchdog group has warned of the dangers to children of water balloon slingshots, lawn darts and other summer toys
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Girl, 9, fatally shot while sitting inside car in ClevelandAuthorities say a 9-year-old girl sitting in a car while her mother went inside a building to pick up her son has been shot and killed in Cleveland.
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Conservationists free baby bird tangled in balloon ribbonConservationists have freed a baby bird that was entangled in a balloon ribbon
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Republican members of Congress on immigration in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Washington. From left, Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., Trump, and Rep. Mac Thornberry, R-Texas. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
WHAT'S HAPPENING: Can GOP fix immigration amid border crisisWHAT'S HAPPENING: House GOP leaders try to fix immigration crisis after Trump signs executive order and ahead of the November midterm elections
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