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In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo Catoctin Creek Distillery co-founder Scott Harris, right, talks with patrons in his tasting room in Purcellville, Va. An escalating trade dispute has Harris worried its European foothold could evaporate as a result of tariffs that will drive up the price of his whiskey in markets where consumers can choose from shelves filled with spirits. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Tariffs stir unrest among American whiskey producersAmerican distilleries have watched warily as the threat of tariffs from Europe ratcheted up in recent weeks
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Police: Trucker with stuck tree branch leaves wake of wrecksThe New York Police Department says an oblivious truck driver with a large branch stuck to his truck left behind a five-block long path of destruction wrecking multiple cars
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2 Kansas deputies slain in courthouse shooting to be buriedMourners are gathering to remember two Kansas sheriff's deputies who were shot and killed by an inmate while transporting him between the courthouse and jail
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Deputy frees bear trapped inside carA bear that managed to break into a car needed help from a sheriff's deputy to get out
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Koko, the gorilla who knew sign language, dies at 46Koko, the gorilla who mastered sign language, has died in her sleep at the foundation's preserve in California's Sana Cruz mountains on Tuesday
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In this photo released by the Office of the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Prime Minster Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford pose with their newborn daughter at the Auckland City Hospital, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in Auckland, New Zealand. (Office of the Prime Minister of New Zealand via AP)
10 Things to Know for TodayAmong 10 Things to Know: Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face; Young immigrants detained in Virginia center allege abuse; Face scans coming for international travelers at Florida airport
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Republican members of Congress on immigration in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Washington. From left, Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., Trump, and Rep. Mac Thornberry, R-Texas. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
WHAT'S HAPPENING: Can GOP fix immigration amid border crisisWHAT'S HAPPENING: House GOP leaders are working furiously to get reluctant Republicans on board in hopes of resolving broader immigration issues ahead of the November midterm elections
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Cops Have Suspect in 1970s Serial Killer CaseThe San Francisco Police Department might be close to finally catching the Doodler, a 1970s serial killer more savage than his nickname might suggest. The killer is believed to have killed at least five gay men and possibly up to 14 in 1974 and 1975, SF Weekly reports. Police say...
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State Sen. Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, speaks at demonstration outside the federal courthouse where a federal judge will hear arguments over the U.S. Justice Department's request to block three California laws that extend protections to people in the country illegally, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. De Leon authored SB54, one of the laws before the court. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
Judge appears skeptical of Trump suit against CaliforniaA U.S. judge appeared skeptical of some of the Trump administration's key arguments for seeking to block three California laws intended to protect immigrants, questioning the scope of federal power over immigration during a lengthy court hearing
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NPS Gives OK for 'White Civil Rights' Rally in DCPolice in Washington, DC, are going to be busy on Aug. 11 and 12: The National Park Service has given initial approval for Jason Kessler, organizer of last year's deadly "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, to hold rallies to mark the anniversary of the Virginia event, WSET reports. The...
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CORRECTS LAST NAME OF DAVID TURPIN'S ATTORNEY TO LOWE, INSTEAD OF WEBB - Louise Turpin, left, with her attorney Jeff Moore, and her husband, David Turpin, center, with his attorney Allison Lowe, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Riverside, Calif. The couple have pleaded not guilty to child abuse, torture and other charges. (Watchara Phomicinda/The Press-Enterprise via AP)
California court hears tales of shackled, starved childrenA judge deciding whether a California couple should face trial on charges of child abuse has heard a chilling 911 call from a teenager and viewed photographs of the girl's two sisters shackled to beds
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FILE - In this June 8, 2018, file photo, school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz sits in the Broward County courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Defense attorneys for Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz are asking a judge to order investigators to preserve most evidence in the case, except for the building where the Valentine’s Day massacre took place. A hearing was set Thursday, June 21, 2018 on motions seeking to preserve evidence including field notes made by law enforcement officials that may have some bearing on the case. (Taimy Alvarez/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, Pool, File)
Defense: preserve most evidence in Florida school shootingDefense attorneys for Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz are asking a judge to order investigators to preserve most evidence in the case, except for the building where the Valentine's Day massacre took place
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