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Two Juveniles Charged With Aggravated Arson in Deadly Tennessee Wildfires

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Two juveniles have been charged with aggravated arson in connection with the deadly Tennessee wildfires that have killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 1,700Read More

One Officer Dead, One Injured After Shooting Near College in Georgia

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iStock/Thinkstock(AMERICUS, Ga.) — One police officer is dead and another officer is in critical condition after a shooting near Georgia Southwestern State University Wednesday. The officers — one with theRead More

Winter Storm Slams North Dakota

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ABC News(NEW YORK) — Residents in North Dakota are still digging themselves out of their homes after a severe blizzard swept through the state earlier this week. Authorities in Minot,Read More

Search for Victims in Oakland Warehouse Fire Concludes

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ABC News(OAKLAND, Calif.) — The rigorous search for bodies in the rubble of a fatal warehouse fire in Oakland, California, concluded Wednesday, with the death toll remaining at 36, policeRead More

NC Governor-Elect Faces Uphill Battle to Repeal HB2

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iStock/Thinkstock(RALEIGH, N.C.) — North Carolina’s Democratic governor-elect, Roy Cooper, may be powerless to repeal a controversial law that restricted the right of transgender people in the state to use aRead More

Prosecutor: Accused Charleston Church Shooter Stood over Victims Shooting Repeatedly

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iStock/Thinkstock(CHARLESTON, S.C.) — As the federal death penalty trial got underway this morning for 22-year-old Dylann Roof, who authorities say is responsible for killing nine people in a Charleston, SouthRead More

Experts: Jurors Reluctant to Convict Police in Cases of Officer-Involved Deaths

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A mistrial was declared Monday in the murder trial of a former South Carolina police officer who was accused in the shooting death of an unarmed blackRead More

Obama Remembers Lives Lost at Pearl Harbor 75 Years After Attack

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iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — President Obama ordered flags at the White House to be lowered to half-staff on Wednesday, the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. The attack at theRead More

Hundreds Protest White Nationalist at Texas A&M University

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Linda Davidson/The Washington Post via Getty Images(COLLEGE STATION, Texas) — Hundreds of protesters turned up at an appearance by white nationalist Richard Spencer at Texas A&M University on Tuesday. Spencer,Read More

Trial to Begin for Charleston Church Shooting Suspect Dylann Roof

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iStock/Thinkstock(CHARLESTON, S.C.) — The federal death penalty trial is set to begin for 22-year-old Dylann Roof, who authorities say is responsible for killing nine people in a Charleston, South Carolina,Read More