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Police: Former Detroit Lions player arrested in Oregon

Police say they arrested a former NFL player after he tried to force his way into an Oregon home and then took his clothes off
Updated: 8 hours ago
Police: Man in photos now 'main suspect' in 2 girls' deaths

Police: Man in photos now 'main suspect' in 2 girls' deaths

Indiana State Police say a man photographed walking along a trail system around the time two teenage girls later found slain were dropped off by a relative is now considered "the main suspect" in their killings
Updated: 8 hours ago
Iraqi forces launch offensive to drive IS from western Mosul

Iraqi forces launch offensive to drive IS from western Mosul

U.S.-backed Iraqi forces have launched a major offensive to retake western Mosul from Islamic State militants and drive the extremist group from its last major urban bastion in Iraq
Updated: 8 hours ago

Officers kill man who pointed gun during home invasion

Authorities say police officers in North Carolina shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at them after running out of a house where a home invasion had been reported
Updated: 9 hours ago
Aide says senators want materials saved for Russia probe

Aide says senators want materials saved for Russia probe

A congressional aide says a Senate panel has sent formal requests to more than a dozen organizations, agencies and individuals, asking them to preserve all materials related to the committee's probe into Russian interference in election and related issues
Updated: 10 hours ago

Hunters charged in Texas shooting had blamed immigrants

Two hunters accused in a shooting on a Texas ranch near the Mexican border had told authorities they were attacked by immigrants who had entered the U.S. illegally
Updated: 10 hours ago
Doctor-lawmaker tries to restrict smoking in tobacco country

Doctor-lawmaker tries to restrict smoking in tobacco country

A medical doctor in the Kentucky Senate is leading the effort to restrict smoking in a state that leads the country in smoking rates
Updated: 11 hours ago
Thousands protest in Georgia to back opposition TV station

Thousands protest in Georgia to back opposition TV station

Thousands of Georgians have rallied in the capital in support of the country's opposition-minded television station that they suspect is about to be transferred to a more government-friendly owner
Updated: 11 hours ago
The fiduciary rule and you

The fiduciary rule and you

The "fiduciary rule," a measure proposed to protect retirement account investors, has been delayed, but here's what you need to know about it now
Updated: 11 hours ago
Takes a village: 'Greek Freak' got many assists growing up

Takes a village: 'Greek Freak' got many assists growing up

Bucks All-Star Giannis Antetokounmpo grew up in an Athens suburb afraid of the police and dreading being deported
Updated: 11 hours ago