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Slain Colorado mother painted rosy picture of…

A slain Colorado mother whose 2 young daughters were also killed painted a rosy picture of married life

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints…

"The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Tabernacle Choir" isn't a name that exactly rolls off the tongue, but the Mormon Tabernacle Choir might have to adopt it. Russell T. Nelson, the church's president, announced Thursday that it is launching a major campaign to have the full name of...

Trump's Military Parade Could Be Delayed Amid…

The Bastille Day-inspired parade is estimated to cost $92 million.

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: The 'Queen of soul' Aretha Franklin dies; Trump rebuked for yanking security Clearances; female veterans campaigning for change in Congress.

Church president: Use 'Latter-day Saints' not…

The religion has the famed Mormon Tabernacle Choir, recently made a documentary about its members called "Meet the Mormons" and its official website is mormonnewsroom.org

Men charged in warehouse fire deaths to appear in…

The two men charged in the deaths of 36 people in an Oakland warehouse fire are scheduled to appear in court for the first time since a judge scuttled their plea deal

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NYU Medical School Just Gave All Its Students A…

The university said all its current and future med students will receive scholarships covering the full cost of tuition.

Phoenix officer, suspect both shot after exchanging gunfire

Phoenix Police Department officials say an officer and suspect are in critical condition after exchanging gunfire in north Phoenix

Alaska man faces life in prison for Florida…

An Alaska man faces life prison sentence in the January 2017 Florida airport shooting that left five dead and six others wounded

Record-breaking fire tornado killed California…

Authorities say a massive, searing tornado of flame killed a firefighter helping to evacuate people from California's largest recorded wildfire

Sessions Says DOJ Will Prosecute Those With…

The DOJ will "vigorously enforce" a law prohibiting guns that don't set off metal detectors or major security screening devices.

Cape Cod beaches close following shark sightings

Authorities in Massachusetts closed two Cape Cod beaches following shark sightings

Police work to stop overdoses after 76 fall ill

Police in New Haven, Connecticut, are swarming a city park and searching people's homes for drugs in an effort to prevent more overdoses from a batch of synthetic marijuana that has put more than 70 people in local hospitals

Plumber buried in trench collapse dies

Authorities say a plumber died after he became buried in a trench that collapsed at a residential work site

Hundreds Of Newspapers To Trump: 'We Are Not The…

More than 350 newspapers ran op-eds rebuking President Trump's attacks on the press, but a new poll shows many Americans may agree with him.

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Cops: Man Shot After Aretha Franklin Argument

Fans mourned Aretha Franklin all around the world Thursday—including in a Suffolk, Virginia barbershop, where a discussion of the Queen of Soul turned violent. Witnesses say that after an argument over whether Halle Berry had played or was going to play Franklin in a biopic turned violent, Michael Jermell...

Remains found in New Mexico desert tunnel are…

Forensic investigators have identified the remains of a Georgia boy whose father is accused of abducting and performing purification rituals on the child in New Mexico as he died

Vegas victims' attorneys criticize MGM's legal…

Attorneys for a group of victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting are lambasting MGM Resorts International's legal maneuver to try to centralize multiple lawsuits stemming from the massacre

Is Our Obsession With Filtered Selfies Triggering…

"Snapchat dysmorphia" is a newly coined term where patients are asking to look like their filtered selfies. The trend comes with dangers.

Michigan Democrat Sorry for Racist Remarks About Rival

"Those are not ... the kind of comments I would usually make," a Michigan state lawmaker said Thursday, apologizing for racist remarks she was overheard making about an Asian-American rival. State Rep. Bettie Cook Scott, who faced state Rep. Stephanie Chang and four other candidates in the Democratic primary for state...

US officials: Ex-IS fighter accepted in US as…

Iraqi man who entered US as refugee accused of killing for IS in Iraq

California high court rules for immigrant kids in…

The California Supreme Court has made it easier for some immigrant children who are abused or abandoned by a parent to seek a U.S. visa to avoid deportation

Some Oat-Based Breakfast Favorites May Contain…

A recent study found some oat-based foods contain high levels of herbicides.

Court: Dismissal of cop's Black Lives Matter lawsuit is just

A federal appeals court says a Louisiana court rightly dismissed a deputy's lawsuit that accused Black Lives Matter and several movement leaders for a deadly 2016 attack on law enforcement officers

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Prosecutor: Officer who shot black teen was…

Prosecutor: Ex-Texas police officer who fatally shot black teenager was 'trigger happy'

Good News for NYU Medical Students: Free Tuition

New York University has a plan to encourage more medical students to pursue careers in lower-paying specialties: alleviate the six-figure debt that comes with pursuing a medical degree. To do that, NYU will now give all of its medical students a free ride, the Wall Street Journal reports. The huge...

Brennan Says Trump Is Trying To Scare His Critics…

The former CIA director's security clearance was revoked Wednesday by the president.