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Archbishop defends himself ahead of child sex…

Cardinal Donald Wuerl, archbishop of Washington, is defending himself ahead of a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses that he says will be critical of his actions as Pittsburgh's bishop

Impeached W.Va. justice retires in time for…

West Virginia Supreme Court Justice Robin Davis has announced her retirement just hours after her impeached by the House of Delegates

Nebraska poised to carry out first execution…

Nebraska set to carry out its first execution since 1997 and first-ever lethal injection using a never-before-tried combination of drugs

The Latest: Aid groups say sea standoff was…

Two French aid groups operating a ship carrying 141 migrants say they are relieved the rescued people will soon reach shore but they've been warning the European Union for months and countries must have seen the problem coming

Couple accused of keeping food from sons, sitting on them

The parents of two teenagers in northeast Nebraska are accused of locking cupboards and a refrigerator to keep their sons from eating snacks and sitting on the boys as punishment

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Nicaragua protests must be 'peaceful'

A Nicaraguan opposition leader says the country is now facing a "national revolt" by many groups.

11-Year-Old Hacks Into Replica U.S. Voting…

An 11-year-old boy just hacked into an imitation State Voting Website in less than 10 minutes and he wasn’t the only one.

Those 9pm Work Emails From Your Boss Might be…

A recently published study purports the dangers of being available to your superiors 24/7. Tony Spitz has the details.

Defense rests in fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort without calling witnesses.

Defense rests in fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort without calling witnesses.

No charges in 2 German cyclists' deaths on historic Route 66

No criminal charges will be filed against the driver who struck and killed two German cyclists in Kansas while they rode on the historic Route 66 as part of a cross-country trip

Home Depot sales bounce back

Home Depot beat Wall Street estimates for second-quarter sales and raised full-year outlook. Jade Barker reports.

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Police chief defends Taser use on woman, 87, holding knife

Georgia police chief: Officer justified in using Taser on 87-year-old woman who didn't obey commands to drop a knife

Several People Dead After Highway Bridge…

At least 22 people are dead and eight are injured.

Reports of election site hacking rankle Florida officials

It may be child's play or signs of serious security problems, but either way Florida election officials are pushing back against reports that an 11-year-old hacked a replica of the state's election website

In Connecticut Town, an Alleged Lunch-Lady Scheme

Marie Wilson says "the only thing she is guilty of is feeding a child who had no money or giving somebody a cookie." New Canaan officials say otherwise—about Wilson and her sister, Joanne Pascarelli. The two women have been charged with larceny after allegedly stealing $478,588 in lunch...

Man pleads not guilty to kidnapping in son's…

A man accused of torturing his 8-year-old son by locking him in a basement, withholding food and making him endure dog bites has pleaded not guilty

Possible evidence in missing girls case found at…

Authorities investigating the decades-old disappearances of several girls say they've found possible evidence during a search of an abandoned suburban Detroit warehouse

Chile: 10 people killed in nursing home fire

Chilean authorities say that at least 10 elderly people have been killed as a fire swept through a nursing home

Ohio high court upholds trafficked girl's murder conviction

Ohio Supreme Court upholds murder conviction of woman whose forced prostitution as a girl was cited as a factor leading to her involvement in a fatal robbery

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The Avozilla

A giant variety of avocado called the avozilla is attracting worldwide attention.

U.N. Spokesperson Says More Than 100 Civilians…

U.N. Spokesperson Says More Than 100 Civilians Killed In fighting Between Afghan forces and The Taliban