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Florida woman accused of assault over pizza slice

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 7:07pm

Authorities have arrested a woman in Florida who they say tried to attack another woman with a knife when she was denied a slice of pizza.

Large group of supporters greets Taiwan president in Denver

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 6:44pm

Taiwan's president was greeted by a large group of supporters and a handful of pro-China protesters as she entered a downtown Denver hotel before dinner.

Plastic or paper? Trump campaign weighs in on straw debate

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 6:03pm

The president and his reelection campaign are mocking efforts to replace plastic straws with paper ones and turning that disdain into a fundraising gimmick.

Black lawmaker: White man said 'Go back where you came from'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 5:38pm

A pregnant African American lawmaker in Georgia said she was verbally attacked in a supermarket Friday by a middle-aged white man who used profanity, called her vulgar names and told her to "go back where you came from" as her 9-year-old daughter looked on.

The Latest: US citizen charged with training IS detained

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 5:37pm

The Latest on a U.S. citizen from Kazakhstan who's been charged with terrorism crimes (all times local):

Man given 4 life sentences for 2010 murders

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 5:22pm

A Los Angeles man who killed four people during a series of home invasion robberies has been sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole.

The Latest: Troopers identify man killed in Alaska plane

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 5:13pm

The Latest on fatal plane incident in Alaska (all times local):

The Latest: Drugmaker: Email does not reflect company stance

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 4:52pm

The Latest on filings in a case in which local governments seek to hold the drug industry accountable for a nationwide opioid crisis (all times local):

Service resuming after 7 New York City subway lines stopped

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 4:49pm

About a third of New York City's subway lines were suspended for more than an hour during a busy, hot Friday evening commute, stranding some passengers underground and sending others searching for other ways home.

Trump headed to W.Va. fundraiser on day Mueller testifies

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 4:44pm

President Donald Trump will be attending a fundraiser in Wheeling, West Virginia, on Wednesday, the day special counsel Robert Mueller testifies before the House Judiciary Committee.

Plan to slow Western wildfires would clear strips of land

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 4:43pm

The Trump administration is proposing an ambitious plan to slow Western wildfires by bulldozing, mowing or revegetating large swaths of land along 11,000 miles (17,700 kilometers) of terrain in the West.

Officials: US putting troops back in Saudi Arabia

Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 4:40pm

With Iranian military threats in mind, the United States is sending American forces, including fighter aircraft, air defense missiles and likely more than 500 troops, to a Saudi air base that became a hub of American air power in the Middle East in the 1990s but was abandoned by Washington after it toppled Iraqi strongman Saddam Hussein in 2003.

Mueller Report might figure in suit against Trump campaign

Larry Neumeister, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 4:18pm

A judge evaluating a lawsuit accusing President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign of conspiring with Russia to win the election said Friday that he might consider the Mueller Report despite Democrats' objections.

Michelle Obama weighs in on Trump feud with 'the squad'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 4:17pm

Former first lady Michelle Obama is weighing in on President Donald Trump's escalating feud with four minority Democratic lawmakers known as "the squad."

Chicago's elusive gator settles into new home in Florida

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 4:07pm

An alligator that eluded capture for days in a Chicago lagoon is settling in its new home in Florida.

Nevada child dies after bounce house blown into power lines

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 3:48pm

A 9-year-old Reno girl has died from injuries she suffered when strong winds blew an inflatable bounce house with three children inside into power lines last weekend.

1 killed, 4 injured when Alaska flight aborted on takeoff

Rachel D'Oro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 3:42pm

A Maryland man visiting Alaska with his family was killed and one of his three children was critically injured Friday after their floatplane's takeoff was aborted.

Rare albino alligator dies at South Carolina Aquarium

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 3:18pm

An extremely rare albino alligator that lived at the South Carolina Aquarium has died.

Sandra Day O'Connor's Arizona home makes National Register

Terry Tang, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 3:17pm

Before she was hearing cases on the U.S. Supreme Court, former Justice Sandra Day O'Connor was bringing people together in her historic Arizona home.

Tennessee must mediate with prisoners over hepatitis C drugs

Travis Loller, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 3:07pm

A federal judge on Friday ordered the state of Tennessee to mediate with a group of prisoners who are demanding treatment for their hepatitis C infections.