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Asian shares little changed, mixed in lackluster…

Asian shares little changed and mixed in quiet trading amid a lack of fresh market-moving news as investors looked ahead to earnings season

Sister of man who killed Chinese scholar: He was…

The sister of a former University of Illinois student convicted of killing a Chinese scholar told a jury deciding whether he should be executed that he was a 'very gentle person' who never raised his voice

Making an immigration arrest requires hours of…

President Donald Trump's pledge to deport millions of immigrants in the U.S. without legal permission would be highly impractical to carry out, maybe impossible

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Jury says Toyota must pay $16M in dealer recall lawsuit

Toyota has been ordered to pay nearly $16 million to a Southern California dealer who alleged that the company's Prius recalls didn't fix safety problems

Congresswomen hit back in Trump race row

Four congresswomen dismiss the US president's defence of his controversial tweets.

The Latest: Agency may move, bring jobs to 3…

A spokesman for Utah Republican Congressman Rob Bishop says Colorado, Nevada and Utah could each gain about 50 federal employees as the U.S. Bureau of Land Management shifts its headquarters and some of its workforce out of the nation's capital

Joe Biden draws line against progressives on…

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is running as the defender of 'Obamacare' and is promising to expand it

Federal probe of 'I can't breathe' death nears…

Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn say they are planning a news conference on the death of Eric Garner, whose dying words "I can't breathe" became a rallying cry for the black lives matter movement

Democratic Congresswomen Respond To Trump's…

All four congresswomen vowed to not let recent racist comments by President Trump distract them from their work.

Protests flare over construction of telescope in…

Hundreds of demonstrators gathered at the base of Hawaii's tallest mountain to protest the construction of a giant telescope on land that some Native Hawaiians consider sacred

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1 dead, 15 hurt in California home gas explosion

Authorities say a gas explosion that destroyed a Southern California home has killed one person and injured more than a dozen others

Ex-cop who killed 911 caller now in prison…

A former Minneapolis police officer sentenced to more than 12 years for fatally shooting a woman who called 911 to report a possible crime has been moved to a prison outside of Minnesota

Final blast of torrential rains unleashed by…

Tropical Depression Barry has spared New Orleans from catastrophic flooding, but it still swamped parts of Louisiana with up to 17 inches of rain and transformed part of the Mississippi Delta into what the state's governor described as "an ocean."

After teen is slain, photos of her corpse circulate online

A 17-year-old girl with a small social medial following in upstate New York was killed by a man she'd met recently on Instagram, who then posted photos of her corpse online

Accident in Gulf could lead to war - Iran's Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif tells the BBC there is a chance of conflict in the Gulf.

The Latest: US probe of Garner killing nears possible end

Time is running out for federal prosecutors to take action in the 2014 death of Eric Garner, the unarmed black man heard on video crying "I can't breathe" after a white New York City police officer put him in an apparent chokehold

Mnuchin says budget deal with Pelosi is 'very…

Washington talks on debt and spending are heating up, pitting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and top Senate Republican Mitch McConnell against hardliners in the White House

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Senator: Biggest US land agency moving to Colorado

Colorado Republican Sen. Cory Gardner says the Trump administration is moving the headquarters of the federal government's largest land agency to Colorado

Senate Committee To Hold Hearing On Mark Esper As…

Acting Secretary Mark Esper will have to step down for a day before he's confirmed.