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The Latest: At least 3 arrests in Portland…

Police in Portland, Oregon, arrested at least three people during demonstrations by right-wing groups and counterprotesters

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

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

Crowd of strangers says goodbye to El Paso…

Thousands of strangers from Los Angeles to Tucson have come to El Paso, Texas, to say goodbye to an El Paso shooting victim after hearing that she had few family members

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Warren, Sanders get personal with young, black…

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are framing their Democratic presidential bids in personal, faith-based terms before black millennial Christians

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.

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

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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

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!!!"

Stock market gyrates as the economic picture gets…

Stocks gyrate in August as investors try to figure out if a recession is in the cards

TSA Guard Hands Traveler a Note That's Not Very Nice

TSA workers don't usually hand people notes, and this could be why. Neal Strassner was going through security at a New York airport in June when a screener handed him a note reading, "You ugly!!!" CCTV footage he later obtained via a Freedom of Information Act request shows her bending...

Peter Fonda, '60's Icon And 'Easy Rider' Star…

​In a statement released to People, Fonda's family confirmed the actor's death and said the cause was respiratory failure as a result of lung cancer.

Beer named for Pacific island nuke test site…

Texas-based company faces criticism after naming beer after site of U.S. nuclear tests that caused Marshall Islands contamination

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Philadelphia standoff suspect charged with…

The man accused of barricading himself inside a Philadelphia row house and shooting six police officers in an hourslong standoff has been charged with attempted murder

Shell to Union Workers: Show Up for Trump or Else

Union workers at a Pennsylvania petrochemical plant had two choices: Show up for President Trump's speech and get paid or skip the day and lose the pay, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. Royal Dutch Shell explained it to union leaders in a memo, saying attendance was "not mandatory" at the Tuesday...