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Weed killer ingredient going on California list…

California regulators are taking a pivotal step toward requiring the popular weed killer Roundup to come with a warning label

California big tunnels win early approval…

U.S. wildlife agencies have given critical first approval to California's ambitious $16 billion project to build two massive tunnels that would re-engineer the water system in the nation's most populous state

Philando Castile family reaches $3 million…

Trace Gallagher reports

Millennials Are More Likely To Head To The…

The Pew Research Center asked about Americans' library use habits.

No charges filed in police shooting of mentally ill man

Investigators say have found no criminal wrongdoing in the police killing of a mentally ill, knife-wielding black man last week by officers in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Century-old letter appears in Lincoln mail…

A Lincoln mail carrier faced an impossible task earlier this month when he found a letter sent more than 100 years ago in his pile

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The Latest: 1st day of testimony over in Joe…

Testimony has concluded for the day in former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's criminal contempt-of-court trial in U.S. District Court in Phoenix

Seattle's minimum wage hike causing workers to…

Dan Springer has more on the study

Supreme Court To Decide Colorado Same-Sex Wedding…

The U.S. Supreme Court will consider if a Colorado baker discriminated against a same-sex couple by refusing to make a wedding cake for them.

No bond for suspect in N. Carolina teen's disappearance

A man has been denied bond in the case of a North Carolina teenager who was found in a Georgia home after disappearing more than a year ago

Utah wildfire grows to largest active fire in US

A wildfire sparked earlier this month by someone using a torch tool to burn weeds has grown to 67 square miles in southern Utah, becoming the largest active wildfire in the country

Air show attendance down after Air Force…

An Ohio air show's attendance was lower than expected after the Air Force Thunderbirds canceled performances when an F-16D fighter jet left the runway and flipped over upon landing during the show preparation

Jury reaches verdict in 'Baby Doe' case

Michael McCarthy found guilty of 2nd-degree murder in the 2015 killing of Bella Bond, his girlfriend's daughter

The Supreme Court Just Handed Trump His First…

The Supreme Court partially lifted lower courts' injunctions on the so-called travel ban. The justices will hear the case next term.

Feds to pay local governments $465 million for 2017 land use

The U.S. Department of the Interior will pay nearly $465 million this year to local governments primarily in rural areas that have come to rely on the funds because they cannot levy taxes on federal lands

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Getaway driver gets life sentence in deadly mall…

The getaway driver in a deadly carjacking at an upscale New Jersey mall has been sentenced to life in prison

2 corrections officers among 4 arrested at Kansas…

2 corrections officers among 4 people arrested in contraband smuggling operation at county jail in Kansas City, Missouri

Scorching temperatures fueling wildfires in Utah…

William La Jeunesse reports from Los Angeles

Philando Castile's Family Settles With Minnesota…

Castile was shot and killed by a police officer during a traffic stop in July 2016.

Hurricane Dora moving away from Mexico's southwest coast

Hurricane Dora has strengthened off Mexico's Pacific coast, but poses little threat to land as it spins out into the ocean

Wisconsin wants 'Making a Murderer' inmate to…

The Wisconsin Department of Justice is asking a federal appeals court to keep an inmate featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer" behind bars while the agency appeals a ruling that his confession was coerced

First military case in Navy bribery scandal begins

The Navy is prosecuting a commander for allegedly accepting gifts and prostitutes from a Malaysian defense contractor

Senate health care bill: How it compares to House…

Senate Republicans have unveiled the 'Better Care Reconciliation Act,' their plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. How does it differ with the House GOP's bill?

TSA Might Start Asking Flyers To Remove Books…

A test program requiring passengers to remove books from their carry-on bags during TSA screening will "likely" go nationwide.

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Montana woman mauled to death by dogs

A Montana woman has suffered fatal injuries after being mauled by two dogs over the weekend.

US lawyer: US entitled to seize Iran-tainted…

A U.S. government lawyer has told jurors that a monthlong trial has revealed the secret long-time owner of a Manhattan skyscraper: Iran

Philando Castile's family reaches $3M settlement…

The mother of a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer has reached a nearly $3 million settlement with the city that employed the officer