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Maine's tough-on-crime talking governor to…

Maine's Republican governor, who once joked about using the guillotine to execute drug dealers, has announced a proposal this week to release an unknown number of "lower-risk" prisoners from the state's correctional facilities

Passenger: airline was warned about disruptive…

A woman on a flight from Los Angeles to Honolulu says passengers complained to American Airlines employees before takeoff that they were afraid of a passenger who was later arrested and charged with flight crew interference

New documentary invades college campuses' 'safe…

Adam Carolla and Dennis Prager give Tucker a look at their new documentary, 'No Safe Spaces,' which explores growing 'snowflake' and 'aggrievance' culture on college campuses nationwide at the expense of free speech #Tucker

US Army Lost Track Of $1 Billion Worth Of Weapons…

The unaccounted-for military supplies were supposed to be given to Iraqi armed forces as part of the Iraq Train and Equip Fund.

Jury selection begins in Ohio officer's murder retrial

More than 200 people are due to report to an Ohio courthouse as jury selection gets underway in the murder retrial of a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist

Hawaii sues Ford, Nissan and Toyota over…

Hawaii is suing auto manufacturers Toyota, Ford and Nissan over defective air bags

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Workers start dismantling jail tent complex in…

Crews have started to dismantle some of the tents in a controversial outdoor jail complex in Phoenix that's in the process of being closed by the metro area's new sheriff

Las Vegas police treating ISIS video as 'credible…

Propaganda video shows image of the Bellagio hotel; Trace Gallagher reports from Los Angeles

Uber Has Fessed Up To Stiffing Thousands Of Its…

The mistake could cost the company millions of dollars.

APNewsBreak: NYC police watchdog cited for improper remarks

New York City's newly named investigator of police misconduct was himself found to have made inappropriate remarks in the workplace

10 Things to Know for Thursday

Among 10 Things to Know: Congressional Budget Office weighs in on GOP health care plan; British authorities explore bomber's possible ties to larger network; women CEOs pocketing more pay.

Warrant issued for Bikram founder beset by legal…

A California judge has issued a warrant for the arrest of the founder of Bikram yoga, who is under orders to hand over proceeds from his global fitness business to satisfy a $6.8 judgment won by a former legal adviser

Pope asks Melania what she feeds Trump: Pizza or…

President Donald Trump met Pope Francis at the Vatican for the first time during his first overseas trip. During the visit, the Pope asked First Lady Melania Trump, about what she feeds her husband. The world wants to know if it’s 'pizza' or 'potizza'

Stephen Colbert Won't Face Discipline For His…

The FCC investigated complaints about an anti-Trump rant on "The Late Show" and found Stephen Colbert didn't break any rules.

Fastest growing US cities are in South; 4 of top 5 in Texas

Ten of the 15 fastest-growing cities with populations of 50,000 or more were spread across the South in 2016, with four of the top five found in Texas

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Agent feared leak of Trump tax returns could…

Court documents show federal agents were worried last October that a Louisiana private investigator had illegally obtained Donald Trump's tax returns and may leak them

Alton Sterling's family seeks officers' immediate…

The family of Alton Sterling is demanding the immediate firing of the two officers involved in the man's death

Dep. AG Rosenstein awards Cleveland kidnapping…

Trace Gallagher reports on event led by the deputy attorney general

Slain College Student Honored At What Would've…

Richard Collins III's graduation gown was draped over a chair in the front row during Bowie State's ceremony in his memory.

Attorneys: Former House speaker seeks lawsuit settlement

Lawyers for a sexual abuse victim of Dennis Hastert and the former U.S. House speaker himself say he's seeking a settlement of a lawsuit filed over a broken $3.5 million hush-money pact.

Jury rules with school in fight over California…

Jurors have sided with a California research university in its dispute with a renowned plant scientist credited with developing tasty strawberries as a professor at the school

8 California guards, 7 inmates sent to hospital…

Officials say eight Northern California prison guards and seven inmates were taken to outside hospitals after a fight between two inmates quickly raged out of control

Cop stops driver: Do you know you have a drunk on…

Man in Tennessee drives 14 miles with intoxicated man passed out on back of his car

'Terrified Of Our Taps,' Residents In Flint Still…

Three years after Michigan changed Flint's water source to harmful water from the Flint River, one resident says her community is still in crisis.

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Investigators: Arizona Memorial employee took…

U.S. Department of Interior investigators say a National Park Service employee at the USS Arizona Memorial accepted gifts from tour operators in violation of ethics regulations

Video appears to show Texas officer striking…

The San Antonio Police Department is reviewing body camera footage after a bystander posted video online that appears to show an officer punching an eighth-grade girl three or four times

Former Mississippi prison chief sentenced to…

The former leader of Mississippi's prison system has been sentenced to almost 20 years in prison after he collected more than $1.4 million in bribes.