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A helicopter makes a water drop as flames threaten homes on a ridgeline as a wildfire threatens homes in the Pacific Palisades area of Los Angeles, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)
Blackout Round 2? Californians brace for possible outageHundreds of thousands of Northern California residents braced for another possible power outage as the state's largest utility warned that a return of dangerous fire weather could prompt shut-offs
The Associated Press12 minutes ago
This undated photo provided by the Birmingham Police Department shows Derrick Irisha Brown. Police say 3-year-old Kamille McKinney was playing outside at a birthday party Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, when she was abducted by someone in a dark SUV. Investigators say they’ve since located the vehicle and arrested on Sunday two people, Patrick Devone Stallworth, 39, of Birmingham, Ala., and Brown, 29, also of Birmingham, on unrelated charges to the kidnapping of the little girl everyone calls Cupcake. (Birmingham Police Department via AP)
Body of missing Alabama girl found; 2 being chargedPolice in Alabama say they've found the body of a 3-year-old girl who has been missing more than a week, and they're charging two people with murder
The Associated Press18 minutes ago
President Donald Trump gestures while speakings during a Cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Police chief skipping Trump's 1st Chicago visit as presidentChicago's top cop plans to skip Donald Trump's appearance next week at a police chiefs conference, his first visit as president to the city he has ridiculed for years
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Ridgeway High School students are released from classes after the arrest of a suspect who opened fire on another student across from the high school, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019 in Santa Rosa, Calif. (Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP)
Student shot teen near California school, slipped into classPolice say teenager gunned down another student on a sidewalk outside their school, ditched his gun and slipped into a class without arousing suspicion
The Associated Press58 minutes ago
FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2019 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin departs federal court in Boston after a hearing in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal.  Loughlin, her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, and nine other parents face new charges in the college admissions scandal. Federal prosecutors announced Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019, that the parents were indicted on charges of conspiracy to commit federal program bribery.  (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
Lori Loughlin, other parents charged again in college schemeProsecutors are pressuring actress Lori Loughlin, her fashion designer husband and nine other parents to admit guilt in a college admissions scandal by leveling new charges
The Associated Press2 hours ago
This Oct. 18, 2019, booking photo provided by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office shows Kelly Renee Turner. Turner, a Colorado mother who sought donations to cover medical treatments for her daughter and promoted the girl’s bucket list, has been indicted on a murder charge in the 7-year-old’s death. (Douglas County Sheriff's Office via AP)
Mom who touted daughter's 'bucket list' accused in her deathAuthorities are accusing a Colorado mother of killing her 7-year-old daughter, whose death had been attributed to a terminal disease after she fulfilled a bucket list of dreams
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump prays during a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington. From left are Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, acting Health and Human Services Secretary Eric Hargan, Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Trump, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross. An opening prayer at a Monday, Oct. 21, 2019 Cabinet meeting by Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson, who asserted that the separation of church and state “doesn't mean that they cannot work together,” is raising new alarms among advocates for the non-religious _ adding to a growing list of Trump administration efforts to infuse religion into its rhetoric and policymaking. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Secular groups decry Carson's church and state commentCarson argues church and state can "work together," alarming secular groups that say his words infringe on the principle of separation itself
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Lawsuit: ICE agent threatened immigrant, raped her for yearsA woman says in a lawsuit that an immigration agent threatened her with deportation and raped her frequently for seven years
The Associated Press3 hours ago
2 Chicago police officers convicted on corruption chargesA federal jury has convicted two Chicago police officers on charges alleging they lied to judges to obtain search warrants and then robbed the properties they searched of drugs and money
The Associated Press4 hours ago
President Donald Trump speaks during a Cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Anonymous Trump official writing 'unprecedented' inside takeThe Trump administration official who wrote an anonymous essay about resistance from the inside has a book deal
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2019, file photo picketers carry signs at one of the gates outside the closed General Motors automobile assembly plant in Lordstown, Ohio. Many from Lordstown, Ohio, and near Baltimore and Detroit are opposing a deal that could end a 37-day strike that crippled GM’s U.S. production and cost the company an estimated $2 billion. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)
Autoworkers from closed plants fight new GM contractWorkers at closed GM plants oppose new contract deal, but few see much of a chance to win
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - This Oct. 14, 2015, file photo shows the Food and Drug Administration campus in Silver Spring, Md. On Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019, U.S. health regulators endorsed Swedish Match tobacco pouches as a less harmful than cigarettes, a first-ever decision that opens the door to more lower-risk options for U.S. smokers. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
US endorses tobacco pouches as less risky than cigarettesTobacco pouches win 1st FDA endorsement as less risky alternative to smoking
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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