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Wisconsin AG asks court to review Dassey ruling

A court a level below the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey and approved an appeal that stated he was coerced into a...


Lakers' Draft Preview: Will Los Angeles draft Lonzo Ball at No. 2?

Lakers' beat writer Mark Medina of the Southern California News Group discusses what the Lakers see in former UCLA guard Lonzo Ball , in preparation for the...


Buffalo one of 12 cities in new partnership to combat violent crime

Tuesday, the Justice Department unveiled a new initiative to combat violent crime, selecting 12 cities whose levels of violence far exceed the national level. "...


Wyoming Gasoline Prices Fall with the Price of Oil

Florida gas prices averaged $2.27 on Sunday. Meanwhile, the average price nationally fell rose three cents to $2.30 a gallon, GasBuddy reported. Including t...


Congressman faces third surgery today after ballpark shooting

He's been identified by law enforcement as 66-year old James Hodgkinson from the state of IL. Missouri Democrat Claire McCaskill is among those left extreme...


New York City deli clerk gets jaw broken in avocado attack

A tipster helped identify one of the two men caught on video in the freaky May 29 attack at the Stadium Gourmet Deli near Yankee Stadium on E. 161st St. He wa...


Bears Ears: Zinke Wants to Reduce It, Revise Approach to Managing It

Utah, which was established during the final weeks of the Obama administration over the objections of state lawmakers and other stakeholders, is far too big to ...


Rallies against Islamic law draw counter-protests across US

He was taken to a hospital and was in stable condition later Saturday, rally organizer Pax Hart said. Opponents of anti-Shariah demonstrations being held arou...


Texas mom charged after leaving toddlers to die in hot vehicle

The sheriff said their records showed "no history" with Hawkins but that investigators determined it was not the first time she had left the children in a veh...


Race to replace Tom Price: Handel, Ossoff meet in first debate

The liberal blog Daily Kos helped turn Ossoff into an online fundraising phenomenon, and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee - criticized for down...


Michigan-UNC, Duke-Indiana headline Big Ten/ACC matchups

So both of those blue blood programs can be crossed off the list as possible opponents in this year's Big Ten-ACC Challenge. The ACC won the last conference...


Ohio State Basketball: Greg McDermott Offered Head Coaching Job

The lyrics from the Grateful Dead's "Truckin", while admittedly a bit cliche, aren't a bad description of Matta's tenure at Ohio State. Greg McDermott d...


Belichick brushes aside Brady concussion queries

Brady was never listed on Patriots' official injury reports with a concussion during the season. On Tuesday, before the first practice of New England's mandat...


Explosion at corn milling plant rocks Wisconsin town

Ehrhardt added that his son-in-law works at Didion Milling, but he was not working at the time of the explosion. Another body was recovered the next day, Thursd...


Putin urges 'joint work' with Trump on climate

We are increasing investments in renewable energy and energy efficiency. He added that China , Russia and India had confirmed their commitment to it. Confe...


Indian-American girl wins Spelling Bee

She switched between contriteness to combativeness during the press conference, during which she attempted several nervous jokes that drew laughs mostly from he...


Lt. Gov. Calley proposes part-time legislature

Many thought Calley would be announcing his candidacy for governor. They now are in session off and on throughout the year. But instead, Calley said today he ...


MS shooting rampage leaves eight dead

Police say they won't comment on Godbolt's mental state, but in a video shot by Therese Apel of The Clarion-Ledger, a Jackson-based newspaper, he seems composed...


Trump tells Pope Francis: 'I won't forget what you said'

Trump's visit to Rome is his third stop on a nine-day worldwide trip that has seen him travel to Saudi Arabia and Israel, completing a tour of the spiritual ho...


Australians Hunt Maiden Major at Senior PGA

Previous year the 17th and 18th ranked as sixth and fourth easiest holes through the week. "I would not want to miss Birkdale", added Poulter, who was second ...


Corrine Brown found guilty on fraud and tax evasion charges

Corrine Brown has gone home for the night, after almost 12 hours of deliberation. While Brown represented parts of greater Orlando during her time in the hous...


Trump says 'fast decision' possible on new FBI director

Fisher, who would become the FBI's first female director if nominated and confirmed, was an assistant attorney general in the criminal division of the Justice D...


Rapper charged before for encouraging fans to rush the stage

Scott has been under an increasing spotlight as he has been romantically linked to Kylie Jenner, a member of the Kardashian celebrity clan. Scott is facing ch...


Fidget Spinner won't ruin your child's health or education

The spinning gadgets are being lauded as great stress relievers, and some have even touted them as calming children with ADHD, autism and behaviour disorders. H...


Trump and Putin to meet in July, Russian state media says

Comey's shock dismissal ignited furor among Democrats, who suggested that the FBI's investigation into Trump's campaign and Russian Federation could now be tain...


Sally Yates Testimony Blows Trump Russia Scandal Wide Open

When asked during the hearing whether Flynn had lied to Vice President Mike Pence about the nature of his contact with the ambassador, Yates said, "that's c...


UNESCO votes to condemn Israel's sovereignty in Jerusalem

The Israeli foreign ministry spokesman, Emmanuel Nahshon, wrote on Twitter "Israel is angered by Sweden's vote in favour of the draft resolution ". Tuesday...


Government 'needs a good shutdown,' frustrated Trump tweets

Republican and Democratic negotiators reached the agreement Sunday night, and Vice President Mike Pence told "CBS This Morning" earlier this week that Preside...


Flashback to FBI Chief's '93 Firing, and to Saturday Night Massacre

When asked by Senator Angus King of ME about press secretary Sean Spicer's statement that the probe was "one of the smallest things on the plate of the FBI", Mc...


Energy chief says hole has been filled at nuclear waste site

Destry Henderson, a spokesman for the Hanford Emergency Operations Center, said Wednesday morning that no employees were injured in the incident. The problem ...