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Trump on VA nominee: I will stand behind him

President Donald Trump is standing behind his Veterans Affair nominee Ronny Jackson, saying he hasn't heard particular allegations against him and that he's "one of the finest people" he has ever met.

Affidavit: Suspects bragged about abducting…

Authorities say suspects in the 1999 shooting deaths of an Oklahoma couple and the abduction of two teens "bragged" about photographing the girls while they were bound

The Latest: Multiple failures played part in…

A commission investigating the Florida high school massacre learned that faulty classroom designs and police radio and 911 systems contributed to the chaos and possibly to some of the 17 deaths

Judge: Florida school shooting suspect keeps…

A judge has decided that Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz should continue to be represented by a public defender at taxpayer expense

Armenia's political transition unclear after PM's…

The abrupt resignation of Armenian Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan after two weeks of anti-government protests caught the opposition off guard: The protesters don't seem to have prepared for the possibility that it would actually go

California chief vows review after stabbing by homeless man

A California police chief says his department will review its procedures after a restaurant patron with his young daughter on his lap was fatally stabbed inside a crowded steakhouse by a homeless man

Why is this US senator on verge of tears?

Republican Senator Bob Corker was so moved by the actions of a Democratic senator, he was moved to tears.

Here's Why People Are Talking About Melania Trump…

First Lady Melania Trump’s all-white Michael Kors ensemble — including a statement white hat — made quite the statement Tuesday as the internet immediately pointed out the look was giving them Beyoncé and Scandal vibes.

Sarah Jessica Parker Releases a New Line of…

The SJP line of unconventional bridal wear by GILT has just released. Tony Spitz has the details.

AP Interview: Iran says if US exits deal, it likely will too

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine talks with North Korea by proving that America reneges on its promises

Lawmaker apologizes for calling shooting survivor 'dummy'

A Rhode Island lawmaker says he's sorry for calling a school shooting survivor a "dummy" for her response to the shooting that killed four people at a Waffle House restaurant in Nashville

A sake brews in Brooklyn

Two Americans opened New York City's first sake brewery and tap room. As Fred Katayama reports, the sake uses a unique mix of American rice and New York tap water.

US agency cracks down on Juul e-cigarette popular in schools

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is cracking down on underage use of a popular e-cigarette brand after months of complaints from parents, politicians and school administrators

Atlanta attorney who killed wife to be sentenced…

An Atlanta attorney who was convicted of murder for fatally shooting his business executive wife is to be sentenced next month

Trump Warns Iran Against Restarting Its Nuclear…

During a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron, U.S. President Donald Trump criticized the Iran nuclear deal as "insane" and "ridiculous."

11 men -- and now one woman

There are 11 statues of historic men at Parliament Square -- and now, one woman. A statue of suffragist Millicent Fawcett has just been unveiled in London.

Cambridge Analytica fights back on data scandal

A Cambridge University professor at the heart of the Facebook privacy scandal says that the suspended CEO of data firm Cambridge Analytica lied to a British parliamentary committee investigating fake news

Trump: Kim Jong Un very open and honorable

During a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron, President Donald Trump said he is looking forward to meeting with Kim Jong Un and added that the North Korean leader has been "very open" and "honorable."

Former Christie allies to argue for bridge case…

Two former allies of former Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are going to try and convince a federal appeals court their convictions in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case should be reversed