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Jury to be seated in Navy SEAL's California murder trial

Julie Watson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 11:24pm

Combat veterans who lost friends and comrades in battle are being questioned as potential jurors in the war-crimes trial of a decorated Navy SEAL.

Attorney: Officer who shot 3 in Costco was attacked first

Christopher Weber and Stefanie Dazio, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:49pm

The off-duty officer who shot and killed a man inside a Southern California Costco last week was attacked without warning as he held his toddler son, the policeman's attorney said Monday.

Some of the stories behind those involved in jail suicides

The Capital News Service, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:15pm

a problem experts say is preventable with more training and safeguards. Here are their stories:

Trump threatens to deport millions beginning next week

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:13pm

President Donald Trump is threatening to remove millions of people living in the country illegally on the eve of formally announcing his re-election bid.

Police: 3 passengers shot on Chicago city bus after argument

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:39pm

Police say an argument aboard a Chicago city bus led to a shooting that injured three passengers, two of them teenagers.

The Latest: NY OK's licenses for immigrants in US illegally

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:38pm

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Man pleads guilty to decapitating Montana casino patron

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:25pm

One of two men charged with decapitating a casino patron has pleaded guilty.

California congresswoman supports Trump impeachment inquiry

Amy Taxin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:53pm

Freshman U.S. Rep. Katie Porter on Monday threw her support behind an impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump, adding another Democratic lawmaker to those clamoring for the move.

Teen survives 10-inch knife lodged in face: 'It could have been the end of me'

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:42pm

A 15-year-old from Kansas is recovering from the freak accident after going home from the hospital on Monday. In a rare occurrence, he's the second boy his surgeon has treated recently for a sharp object piercing the head.

Strawberry Moon 2019: Best times to watch and a special viewing bonus

Forrest Brown, CNN  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:16pm

It's time for another noteworthy celestial event. Be sure to cast your gaze toward the sky for 2019's Strawberry Moon. And for the keen-eyed, there's a heavenly bonus with a prominent appearance from one of our fellow planets.

North Carolina GOP pushes back on redistricting allegations

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:57pm

Attorneys for North Carolina Republican lawmakers are pushing back hard in state court over accusations the legislators misled federal judges in an earlier redistricting lawsuit.

North Carolina GOP pushes back on redistricting allegations

Gary D. Robertson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:56pm

Attorneys for North Carolina Republican lawmakers pushed back hard in state court on Monday over accusations the legislators misled federal judges in an earlier redistricting lawsuit.

Abortion foes, supporters pack hearing in Massachusetts

Steve Leblanc, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:39pm

Activists on both sides of the abortion divide clashed Monday on a bill in Massachusetts that would let women obtain an abortion after 24 weeks of pregnancy in cases of "fatal fetal anomalies."

Man, 24, pleads guilty in transgender woman's 2016 death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:38pm

Alabama authorities say a 24-year-old Birmingham man has pleaded guilty to murder and attempted murder of victims he targeted because they were transgender.

Chicago gang member found guilty of shooting ATF agent

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:42pm

A federal jury on Monday convicted a man accused of shooting a U.S. Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agent he allegedly mistook for a rival Chicago street gang member.

Small weekly newspaper praised for standing with immigrants

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:41pm

A small weekly newspaper in western Minnesota is receiving praise for a column that took a tongue-in-cheek approach to stand up for diversity.

Debating impeachment, Democrats have 2020 on their minds

Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:39pm

For Democrats, the decisions being made of whether to support impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump are personal, gut-wrenching and, at times, starkly political, with fallout in 2020 and beyond.

Pentagon: US to send an additional 1,000 troops to Mideast in response to 'hostile behavior' by Iranian forces

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:29pm

Pentagon: US to send an additional 1,000 troops to Mideast in response to 'hostile behavior' by Iranian forces.

The Latest: No video of officer shooting in Buttigieg's city

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:27pm

The Latest on a deadly police shooting in the Indiana hometown of Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg (all times local):

Ex-teacher charged with inappropriately touching young girls

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:14pm

A former physical education teacher accused of inappropriately touching dozens of first-grade girls in incidents captured on school surveillance video has been indicted on charges of gross sexual imposition in Ohio.