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Bear spray, shields, metal poles seized at…

Police seized weapons such as bear spray and shields as right-wing groups and counterprotesters gathered in downtown Portland

Strangers come for miles to mourn El Paso…

Thousands of strangers from Los Angeles to Tucson came to El Paso, Texas, to say goodbye to an El Paso shooting victim after hearing her long-time companion had few family members left.

Funerals held for 4 children killed in day care…

Residents of a Pennsylvania city gathered to mourn and remember four of the five children who died when fire swept through a home child care center

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Phoenix looks to be next big city with citizen…

Phoenix is one of the last big cities without independent civilian oversight of officers and is looking to make the change after outcry over a video of police pointing guns at a black family

Man found dead in underpass after Istanbul floods

A homeless man was found in the Unkapani district, apparently drowned, after heavy rain caused extensive damage

Man charged with attempted murder of Illinois state trooper

A 43-year-old suburban Chicago man has been charged with attempted murder for shooting and wounding an Illinois State Trooper who serving a warrant at the man's home

Yemen rebel drone attack targets remote Saudi oil…

Drones launched by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked a massive oil and gas field deep inside of Saudi Arabia's sprawling desert, causing what the kingdom described as a 'limited fire'

Ohio mayor receives threats after comments by Trump

The mayor of Dayton where nine people were slain in a mass shooting says a round-the-clock security detail was assigned to her because of hate-filled messages she received following verbal sparring with President Donald Trump after his visit to a hospital

Medical Examiner Concludes Jeffrey Epstein Died…

Epstein was found unresponsive in his cell on Aug. 10.

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38 Minutes Before Epstein Story Broke, It Was on…

ABC News reporter Aaron Katersky was the first to tweet about Jeffrey Epstein's death, at 8:54am on Saturday. But it turns out he didn't break the news. BuzzFeed reports that at 8:16am, a post was made on 4chan that read "dont ask me how I know, but Epstein...

Steel mill sorry for spill that killed fish…

A steel company has apologized for a spill of cyanide and ammonia that led to a fish kill and prompted the closure of beaches along Lake Michigan

The Latest: NYC subway scare suspect has criminal…

New York City police say they've apprehended a man suspected of placing two devices that looked like pressure cookers in a subway station

Advocates already see fallout from immigration…

Some public health experts say they're already seeing the reverberations of a planned Trump administration change to who gets a green card

Illinois sues company after lead found in village's water

Illinois has filed a lawsuit alleging the company that provides water to a Chicago suburb made changes that caused lead to contaminate the village's drinking water

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Florida for $5m, anyone?

Donald Trump isn't the first US leader to seek expansion using taxpayer dollars. But did those deals work out?

Airport worker fired for giving passenger 'You ugly!' note

An airport security worker in New York has been fired for handing a passenger a handwritten note that said "You ugly!!!"