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Police: Kids seeking candy trapped in store by sex offender

Jul 18, 2019

Hector Sanchez is accused of locking children inside the shop and robbing them.

Birmingham officer shot, suspect killed in downtown shootout

Jul 18, 2019

Authorities say a robbery suspect shot a police officer multiple times and was subsequently killed in a shootout with authorities

10 arrested during sit-in protest at ICE headquarters in DC

Jul 18, 2019

The protest was one in a string of similar events outside ICE facilities.

Brothers, ages 1 and 3, drown in swimming pool

Jul 18, 2019

Police say two brothers, ages 1 and 3, have drowned in their swimming pool in western Pennsylvania

10 Things to Know for Today

Jul 18, 2019

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump slams congresswomen as crowd roars, 'Send her back!' Suspect screaming 'You die!' kills up to 23 at Japanese animation studio; Migrants waiting in Mexican border town fear lurking dangers

Former death row inmate could learn whether he'll go home

Jul 18, 2019

A 49-year-old Jordanian man who spent two decades on Ohio's death row could soon find out whether he is going home. Hamilton County Judge J. Patrick Foley III will hear Thursday whether an agreement has been reached in the case of Ahmad Fawzi Issa

Au pairs could soon learn whether they will get payments

Jul 17, 2019

Low paid childcare workers from around the world could soon learn whether they will be getting payments from a proposed $65.5 million class action settlement

Jury deliberates for 2nd day on penalty in scholar's slaying

Jul 17, 2019

Jurors are set to resume deliberations on whether a former University of Illinois doctoral student deserves the death penalty for slaying a 26-year-old scholar from China

Today in History

Jul 17, 2019

Today in History

Court acts against judges for remarks in sex assault cases

Jul 17, 2019

Court acts against judges for remarks in sex assault cases

Jury deliberates death penalty in Chinese scholar's slaying

Jul 17, 2019

Jurors have begun deliberations but haven't reached a verdict on whether a former University of Illinois doctoral student should be put to death for killing a young scholar from China

California pot regulators struggling with job, audit says

Jul 17, 2019

California auditors find the agency overseeing the state's vast legal marijuana market is understaffed and struggling to do the job

Supreme Court to hear 'Bridgegate' appeal in 2020

Jul 17, 2019

The legal saga from New Jersey's most notorious traffic jam will stretch into next year

US detains immigrant after he spends year in Seattle church

Jul 17, 2019

An immigrant who has spent the past year inside a Seattle church to avoid being deported to Mexico has been detained after presenting himself to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials

US sets tight travel limitations for Iran's UN diplomats

Jul 17, 2019

The U.S. is tightly limiting travel by Iranian diplomats visiting and assigned to work at the United Nations, sparking concern from the world body