Florida ICE protesters face unlawful assembly charges

At least 17 protesters face charges after blocking a roadway outside a South Florida office of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
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Friends remember Michigan newlywed couple killed in crash

A newlywed couple were killed in a crash in western Michigan just a few miles away from where they tied the knot less than a month ago
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Arkansas inmate returns to death row after attempted suicide

A convicted murderer who was hospitalized after authorities say he attempted suicide has returned to death row
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Trump visit expenses near $80K for local, state agencies

President Donald Trump's visit earlier this month to Great Falls cost local, county and state agencies nearly $80,000
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Police still pursuing fight death after dozens of interviews

Police in Maine say they've interviewed more than 100 people about a park brawl that led to a man's death
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For some, a DNA test produces only uncertainty about health

DNA test results can pose worrisome question: Is your abnormality harmful?
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Behind Erie's falling violent crime, signs of success

For Unified Erie, the anti-crime initiative built on data, numbers have always been important _ and at this point, the numbers are looking extremely good
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Man charged in double homicide incompetent for trial

A man charged with killing a woman and her adult son in Otter Tail County has been found incompetent to stand trial and will be committed to a secure treatment center in St. Peter
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Colorado suspends license for youth detention facility

The state of Colorado has suspended the license of a private company operating a youth detention facility after determining the girls being held there were no longer safe
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Former airport baggage handler gets prison for gun smuggling

A former baggage handler at Atlanta's airport has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison after pleading guilty to helping smuggle guns onto passenger planes bound for New York City
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Worker cutting down tree stung by hundreds of bees

A worker in a utility bucket cutting down a tree and disturbed a beehive is being treated for numerous bee stings, along with five neighbors who tried to help him
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28 buildings evacuated in NYC steam pipe explosion

An aging steam pipe that exploded beneath Fifth Avenue in Manhattan hurled chunks of asphalt and sent a geyser of white vapor 10 stories into the air; 28 buildings were evacuated and 5 people suffered minor injuries.
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Coast Guard rescues fishermen clinging to debris in water

The U.S. Coast Guard says two fishermen clinging to debris off the North Carolina coast have been rescued
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Schimel hires lab consultant as criticism over delays mounts

Republican Attorney General Brad Schimel has hired a consultant to identify ways to speed up testing at the state crime labs as criticism over delays mounts
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Massachusetts poised to raise tobacco purchasing age

Massachusetts is moving closer to raising the minimum age for buying cigarettes and other tobacco or vaping products from 18 to 21 statewide
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Forecasters: More rain likely after deluge in Flagstaff

Forecasters say more showers and thunderstorms are likely Thursday along the Mogollon Rim a day after heavy rain sent flowing water across Flagstaff-area streets and debris into a neighborhood
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Indiana brewery owners drop contentious beer names

The owners of a northern Indiana brewery have apologized after receiving criticism for plans to label their craft beers with contentious names, including "Flint Michigan Tap Water," "Black Beer Matters" and "White Guilt"
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Senate weighs supervised drug use as part of opioid response

State senators are considering supervised injection sites for drug users in Massachusetts
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Reno, Salt Lake City join in anti-Trump vigils nationwide

President Donald Trump's comments at a recent summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin have triggered protests nationwide
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Authorities ID body recovered from river in Iowa City

Authorities have released the name of a man whose body was recovered from the Iowa River in downtown Iowa City
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Police: Man attacked with baseball bats in Fargo

Police are investigating an assault with baseball bats at a residence in Fargo
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Marcia Chambers, former AP and Times reporter, dies at 78

Marcia Chambers, a reporter who covered high-profile crimes for The Associated Press and The New York Times and later founded an online news site covering her Connecticut hometown, has died
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Rosa Parks family house set for auction next week

The house where Rosa Parks sought refuge after fleeing the South amid death threats is scheduled for auction next week with a minimum bid of $1 million
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Report: Lake oil spill in Michigan would cost nearly $2B

Experts predict that a worst-case scenario leak of an old oil pipeline where Lake Michigan and Lake Huron meet in Michigan would cost nearly $2 billion
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Canadian marijuana company Tilray has first US pot IPO

Another big first for the marijuana industry is in the books: A major Canadian cannabis company has completed an initial public stock offering in the United States, raising $153 million, just as Canada prepares to legalize the drug nationwide
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Kayaker locates owner of prosthetic leg found in Arkansas

An Arkansas man was fishing last weekend when he reeled in a unique catch: a prosthetic leg
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Lincoln nursing home fined $50K in resident's death

A central Illinois nursing home has been fined $50,000 by the state for failing to notify a resident's doctor of her asthma complications prior to her death.
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Selfies snapped on stolen cellphone used to ID thief

Louisiana police are searching for a man who stole a cellphone at gunpoint and then snapped few selfies on the device that uploaded to the rightful owner's cloud
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North Carolina deputy killed in crash with colleague

A veteran North Carolina sheriff's deputy was killed after his motorcycle collided with a colleague's patrol car
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Records: Deputy in Chanhassen shooting disciplined 4 times

Personnel records show a Carver County deputy involved in the fatal shooting of a suicidal Chanhassen teenager has been disciplined four times, but he's also received seven performance awards
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The Latest: US Open champ Koepka off to a rough start

US Open champion Koepka twice drops to his knees to play bunker shots during rough start at Carnoustie
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US deporting crime victims while they wait for special visa

Immigrants applying for a special visa awarded to victims of crime on U.S. soil are being detained and deported
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Police: 3 Fort Worth bank employees shot, 2 suspects sought

Police are searching for two armed suspects after three North Texas bank employees were shot but are expected to survive
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Police: 13-year-old boy accused of stabbing 13-year-old girl

Phoenix police say a 13-year-old boy who is a neighbor of a 13-year-old girl is accused of attempted homicide after she was repeatedly stabbed at her home
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Toddler OK after being ejected during multivehicle crash

Police in Syracuse say a 2-year-old child has survived with only minor injuries after being thrown from a car that overturned in a five-vehicle crash that left a motorcyclist seriously injured
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Airman who inspired "Good Morning, Vietnam" film has died

The man whose military radio antics inspired a character played by Robin Williams in the film "Good Morning, Vietnam" has died
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Fort Berthold group pushes tribal voting rights

A grassroots organization comprised primarily of Three Affiliated Tribes members is seeking to restore the rights of nonresident tribal voters in elections on the Fort Berthold Reservation in North Dakota
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Waukegan to use loan in $8.6M payment in wrongful conviction

A Chicago suburb is taking out a loan to cover a nearly $9 million debt in a wrongful conviction case
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Spokane County Jail records 6th inmate death in 13 months

Officials at the Spokane County Jail are trying to determine why yet another inmate has died in his cell
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Jury convicts 'D Money' of 2 counts of murder in Maine

A jury in Cumberland County has convicted a Rochester, New York, man in the killing a Maine couple on Christmas Day 2015
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Police: Man suspected of burglaries in 9 states arrested

Police in Maine played a key role in the arrest of a man suspected in a series of burglaries and thefts with outstanding warrants in nine states
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Parson orders state to coordinate drought response

Gov. Mike Parson has ordered the activation of the Drought Assessment Committee and drought-impact teams to coordinate response to this year's drought
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Housing authority board forces former member to sell home

A former housing authority board member who illegally rented her taxpayer-subsidized home on Airbnb is being forced to sell her three-bedroom unit in Aspen
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New York City man killed in New Jersey Turnpike crash

A New York City man has died following a multivehicle crash on the New Jersey Turnpike
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Texas meat-lovers appalled over WeWork's meat-free policy

Texas meat-lovers are expressing outrage over WeWork's announcement that it won't serve beef, pork or chicken at work events in order to be more environmentally conscious
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Man killed in shootout with North Carolina deputies

Authorities say a man was shot to death after he shot and wounded a sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop
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Zuckerberg clarifies stance on policy for Holocaust deniers

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is clarifying his stance pertaining to Holocaust deniers after getting some blowback on social media
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Energy Express students perform their take on classic books

Energy Express students perform their take on classic children's books
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Former lawmaker seeks to dismiss video voyeurism charges

A former Rhode Island state lawmaker wants some charges that he traded nude photos of his then-girlfriend without her knowledge dismissed because he says he took the photos in another state
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Seattle City Council members want more downtown bike lanes

A majority of the Seattle City Council wants a full network of protected bike lanes through downtown by the end of next year
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Charges dropped in 'stand your ground' gunbattle case

Charges have been dismissed for a man who unsuccessfully argued that Iowa's "stand your ground" law should protect him from prosecution following a Cedar Rapids gunbattle
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Walker to appear with Trump for worker event at White House

Gov. Scott Walker is scheduled to attend a White House ceremony Thursday with President Donald Trump and members of his Cabinet focused on bolstering American workers including at the planned Foxconn Technology Group project in Wisconsin
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The Latest: Facebook to remove rumors instigating violence

Facebook says it's going to start taking down misinformation that could lead to violence
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Minnesota prison officer's on-duty death is 1st on record

Corrections officials say an inmate used a weapon to kill an officer at a Minnesota state prison
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Body of slain officer brought to church for wake

The body of a Massachusetts police officer slain while investigating a car crash last weekend has been transported to a church where his funeral is scheduled
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Highway patrol identifies man accused of shooting trooper

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a Florida man suspected of shooting a trooper is hospitalized in critical condition
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Alaska wants $15M back in Medicaid payments to providers

Alaska health officials are ordering health care providers to pay back millions of dollars in Medicaid payments they say were sent by mistake
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Utah Legislature makes tax credit for large families

Utah lawmakers have approved a tax change they say will help protect large families who might otherwise be adversely impacted by federal tax reform
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Democrat Roys focuses on abortion rights in first TV ad

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Kelda Roys is focusing on protecting abortion rights in her first television ad of the campaign
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Coffee shop serves hope to people recovering from addiction

A Pennsylvania town's newest coffee shop is offering people recovering from opioid addiction a fresh start, one steaming cup of java at a time
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Kaul doesn't know if he would defend abortion ban

Democratic attorney general hopeful Josh Kaul says he would have to study Wisconsin's abortion ban before deciding whether to defend it in court
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Next block of debt from "Connect NC" package issued

North Carolina government has issued another block of debt from $2 billion in borrowing voters backed in a 2016 referendum
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Heavy rain causes flooding in eastern South Dakota

Heavy rain has caused flooding and road closures in parts of eastern South Dakota
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1 person dies, 2 injured in plane crash near Willow

Alaska State Troopers say a person died and two were injured in an airplane crash near Willow
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Couple arrested for child abuse part of faith-healing church

Authorities say an Idaho mother told deputies her religious beliefs prompted her to pray for her husband instead of tell police about his alleged sexual abuse of their daughters
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Jonesboro Salvation Army leaders suspended amid allegations

Two officers of the Salvation Army of Jonesboro have been relieved of their duties after officials began investigating them for financial wrongdoing
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Firefly Music fest sold to Coachella producer AEG Presents

The Firefly Music Festival has been sold to AEG Presents, the producer behind Coachella
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Trails closed due to flash floods at Zion National Park

Authorities say several popular trails at Zion National Park have been closed in definitely by damage due to flash flooding
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Suspected Houston carjacker fatally shot by victim

Houston police say a suspected carjacker has been shot and killed by the man whose pickup truck he and two companions were trying to steal
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Alaska sea creature identified as decomposing whale

A sea creature that Alaskan fishermen believed to be a giant squid turned out to be the decaying carcass of a humpback whale
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Arkansas lawmakers OK medical marijuana consultant rule

Arkansas lawmakers have approved a rule that will allow the state's Medical Marijuana Commission to hire a consultant to review hundreds of applications it's received from businesses that want to sell the drug
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Police: Machete-wielding man subdued after standoff at home

Authorities say a man who kept police at bay for more than two hours at a Pennsylvania home threw down incendiary devices that ignited a nearby store and scorched a police patrol car
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The Latest: Inmate who killed prison officer is segregated

An inmate who is accused of killing a corrections officer at a Minnesota state prison has been moved to another facility and is in segregation
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Oregon man accused of murder in beating of elderly father

Authorities say an Oregon man fatally beat his elderly father at a home they shared in unincorporated Washington County
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Maui High School continues to grapple with overcrowding

Maui High School is bracing for years of overcrowding with record enrollment expected for the upcoming school year
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Kentucky church revokes memberships for nonattendance

A Kentucky pastor is drawing criticism for kicking out members of his congregation who failed to attend church regularly and contribute
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Man shot, killed in confrontation with police at drug store

Police in North Carolina say a man was shot and killed in a confrontation with police at a drug store
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Michigan's youngest state rep cited for open intoxicants

Michigan's youngest state representative has been cited for driving with open intoxicants following a May traffic stop along a freeway in suburban Detroit
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The Latest: 1 released from hospital after Army depot blast

A worker has been treated and released from a hospital after receiving minor injuries in an explosion at a Pennsylvania Army depot
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Man dies in motorcycle crash on northeast Anchorage street

A man on a motorcycle died after a crash on a northeast Anchorage street
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Florida man dies after eating bad oysters

Health officials say a 71-year-old Florida man has died from a bacterial infection after eating contaminated oysters
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State appeals ruling that blocks Green Party ballot access

The state is appealing a judge's order to remove Montana Green Party candidates from the November ballot because they did not gather enough signatures to qualify
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Kansas Turnpike toll prices increasing beginning in October

Drivers on the Kansas Turnpike will pay more beginning Oct. 1
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Omaha mayor calls for online sales tax collection

Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert is putting pressure on state officials to pass legislation that would allow Nebraska to collect online sales taxes
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Audit finds questionable spending at U of Iowa dental school

A special state audit has identified more than $57,000 in improper and unsupported purchases made through the University of Iowa dental school
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New York state launches tax probe of Trump Foundation

New York state tax officials have opened an investigation into the Trump Foundation to determine whether President Donald Trump or his charitable organization violated state law or misstated their tax liability to state officials
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Peoria officer fatally shoots 19-year-old after traffic stop

Authorities say a Peoria police officer fatally shot a 19-year-old man who fled from a vehicle after a traffic stop in the central Illinois city
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Indiana man arraigned in 1988 killing of 8-year-old girl

An Indiana man charged in the 1988 rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl has been arraigned in her slaying
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Police: Man tried to kill officer during traffic stop

Authorities say a North Carolina police officer was injured during a traffic stop, and the motorist involved is charged with attempted first-degree murder
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The Latest: 5 people suffer minor injuries in steam blast

New York City Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro says five people have minor injuries and 28 buildings have been evacuated following the Manhattan steam pipe explosion
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