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Snow advisories, threats of rain, flooding issued for 24 states

3 hours 5 min ago
Two dozen states are under storm alerts on Monday -- with heavy rain, snow, ice and strong winds expected in the coming days.

Florida students urge action on gun violence; Trump set for 'listening sessions'

4 hours 51 min ago
Students who survived the deadly shooting at a Florida high school are organizing events aimed at urging federal lawmakers to act to end gun violence.

NY man killed by falling debris from apartment building

12 hours 8 min ago
A 58-year-old New York man is dead after a piece of a fire escape from a Manhattan apartment building fell on top of him.

GOP donor to withold money to Republicans until they support gun control

13 hours 50 min ago
A prominent donor of the Republican Party said Saturday he will no give money to lawmakers who don't support a ban on military-style firearms.

2 bears burned in Calif. wildfires recovering after release back into wild

15 hours 27 min ago
The California Department of Fish & Wildlife released photos of two bears that recovered after getting badly burned in the state's wildfires.

Crews rescue Pennsylvania teen stuck in caves overnight

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 20:18
Crews in Pennsylvania helped rescue a teenage boy who was trapped inside wind caves overnight.

Family who helped Cruz 'didn't see this side' of alleged shooter

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 16:32
James and Kimberly Snead say they saw no indication the orphaned teen they took in a few months ago might be capable of killing 17 people at a Florida school.

Jury awards family $37 million in Baltimore County wrongful death suit

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 02:14
A Baltimore jury on Friday awarded $37 million to the family of Korryn Gaines, killed in 2016 after a six-hour standoff with police in Baltimore County.

Calif. man pleads guilty in case linked to Russian interference in U.S. election

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 21:01
Richard Pinedo pleaded guilty to identity fraud in a case linked to Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian interference in U.S. presidential election.

New Hampshire Powerball winner can claim $560M through trust

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 20:27
A New Hampshire judge ruled a $560 million lottery prize can go into a temporary trust but a ruling was not made on if the winner's name will be released.

ICE operation nets 212 arrests in Los Angeles area

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 19:14
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 212 people in the Los Angeles area for violating immigration laws during a five-day targeted operation.

Boy, 15, to be tried as adult in shooting at S.C. school

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 15:42
A boy accused of killing his dad and then shooting a gun at a grade school in South Carolina when he was 14 will be tried as an adult and face life in prison.

Trump visits shooting victims at hospital, first responders

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 14:58
President Donald Trump visited victims of the shooting at a high school in Parkland, Fla., and offered thanks to medical personnel and first responders.

White House security clearances to undergo overhaul

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 23:21
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly on Friday announced measures to overhaul how security clearances are handled.

Commerce Department recommends tariffs on steel, aluminum

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 21:08
The U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary recommended that Trump impose taxes on steel and aluminum over findings about the impact on national security.

West Virginia man pleads guilty to Gardner Museum fraud

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 19:41
A West Virginia man pleaded guilty to fraud for his attempt to sell paintings stolen from a Boston art museum, the Justice Department said.

Justice Department settles with Honolulu over service member vehicles

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 19:40
The Justice Department announced it has reached an agreement with Honolulu regarding the city and county auctioning vehicles of active-duty service members.

Missing N.Y. skier back home after turning up 2,500 miles away

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 19:18
A man who went missing from a ski trip in New York state -- and ended up in Northern California -- has returned home.

Justice Dept. indicts 13 Russians, 3 groups with interfering in 2016 election

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 18:55
The Justice Department announced indictments Friday against 16 Russian individuals and groups that charges them with interfering in the 2016 U.S. election.

FBI didn't follow protocol in tip about school shooting suspect

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 18:47
The FBI said Friday that it did not follow proper protocols after receiving a tip about Nikolas Cruz's "desire to kill people" in January.

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