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Trump retains private lawyer Marc Kasowitz in Russia probe

2 hours 29 min ago
President Donald Trump has retained attorney and friend Marc Kasowitz to represent him in the special counsel investigation, two White House officials said.

Dylann Roof files appeal against conviction, death sentence

2 hours 49 min ago
Dylann Roof, who shot dead nine churchgoers at a historic black church in Charleston, has appealed his conviction and death sentence, his lawyers said.

Boston museum hikes reward to $10M for artwork taken in '90 heist

3 hours 44 min ago
Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum announced it is doubling its reward to $10 million for the return of 13 artworks stolen in 1990.

U.S. contractor pleads guilty to selling satellite secrets to fake Russian spy

5 hours 15 min ago
The Justice Department said a California man pleaded guilty to attempting to sell satellite secrets to a Russian spy who was really an undercover FBI agent.

Target will pay $18.5 million in settlement over 2013 data breach

13 hours 25 min ago
Target said Tuesday it will pay $18.5 million to 47 states and the District of Columbia as part of a settlement over a 2013 data breach.

Landslide buries part of California's coastal highway in mud, rock

15 hours 48 min ago
Part of central California's scenic Highway 1 is buried under about 40 feet of mud and rock after a landslide struck over the weekend, officials said Tuesday.

U.S. gov't sues Fiat Chrysler for VW-type emissions "cheat devices"

16 hours 13 min ago
U.S. officials filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Fiat Chrysler, alleging the longtime automaker skirted emissions laws with "cheat devices" on 100,000 vehicles.

Tampa murder suspect says he killed roommates to stop terrorism

17 hours 30 min ago
A Tampa man said he shot to death two of his neo-Nazi roommates because he wanted to stop them from carrying out acts of domestic terrorism, according to court documents.

Uber says it mistakenly underpaid drivers in NYC

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:08
Rideshare company Uber said Tuesday it will repay a number of drivers in the New York City area after it became known they were underpaid for their work.

Leader of GOP moderate group in House quits over AHCA split

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 20:34
A leader of the GOP's moderate House caucus said Monday he's resigning from the post in the group, due to divisions within the party over its healthcare plan.

DOJ ethics experts clear Mueller as special counsel

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 19:13
Justice Department ethics experts cleared Robert Mueller as special counsel although his former law firm has clients possibly linked to his investigation.

Gallup: Belief God created humans at record low

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 18:33
A record-low percentage of U.S. adults believe that God created humans in their present form, according to a Gallup survey.

Coats won't say whether Trump asked him to deny Russian collusion evidence

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 17:57
Intelligence director Dan Coats declined to say whether Donald Trump asked him to deny there was collusion between his campaign and Russia during the election.

Report: Single-payer health plan could cost $400B annually in California

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 17:05
Single-payer healthcare in California would cost an estimated $400 billion annually and half would come from a new payroll tax, according to an analysis.

DHS: Nearly 629K visitors overstayed U.S. visas in 2016

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 16:54
The DHS said it suspects 628,799 visitors of remaining in the U.S. after overstaying their visas, which is 1.25 percent of all students, workers and tourists.

Ex-CIA chief: 'Russia brazenly interfered in our elections'

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 16:25
Ex-CIA Director John Brennan told House legislators Russia "brazenly interfered" in the 2016 presidential election and he was concerned about their influence.

Trump's full $4.1T budget seeks more border, immigration money

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 15:32
President Donald Trump on Tuesday released his final 2018 budget proposal, which calls for more spending on border security and immigration enforcement.

Computer hack exposes 16,000 Florida concealed weapon permit holders

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 12:52
Hackers may have obtained information on more than 16,000 Florida concealed weapon permit holders in a data breach, the state government said.

Man arrested in scheme to sell stolen Gardner Museum artworks

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:27
A West Virginia man was charged with fraud in connection to an attempt to sell paintings stolen from a Boston art museum, the Justice Department said.

New DOJ memo limits scope of 'sanctuary cities' executive order

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 10:47
A Justice Department memo limits the scope of the federal financial threat to communities self-designated as "sanctuary cities."

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