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White House Chief of Staff John Kelly speaks to the media during the daily briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Evoking slain son, Kelly defends Trump on condolence callsWhite House chief of staff John Kelly denounces Rep. Wilson, defends Trump's phone call to soldier's widow
The Associated Press15 minutes ago
In this undated photo released by the Montgomery (Ala.) Police, policer officer Anderson Gordon poses for an official photograph. Gordon was killed in 1997 when he was shot by Torrey Twane McNabb fleeing a bail bondsman. The state attorney general's office says it has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to let the execution of 40-year-old Torrey Twane McNabb proceed as scheduled. (Montgomery (Ala.) Police, via AP)
Alabama executes man who killed police officer 20 years agoA man convicted of killing a police officer in 1997 has been put to death by lethal injection, despite his claims that the state's execution method is cruel and unusual
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
In this undated photo released by the Montgomery (Ala.) Police, policer officer Anderson Gordon poses for an official photograph. Gordon was killed in 1997 when he was shot by Torrey Twane McNabb fleeing a bail bondsman. The state attorney general's office says it has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to let the execution of 40-year-old Torrey Twane McNabb proceed as scheduled. (Montgomery (Ala.) Police, via AP)
The Latest: Alabama executes man who killed police officerAn Alabama inmate who challenged the state's execution drug method has been put to death for killing police officer in 1997
The Associated Press39 minutes ago
Judge won't throw out ruling explaining Arpaio's convictionThe judge in former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's now-pardoned criminal case has refused a request to throw out a blistering ruling that explained her reasoning in finding the lawman guilty of a crime
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Former President Barack Obama, right, speaks during a rally with Virginia's Democratic gubernatorial candidate Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam, in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Obama tells Democrats to reject politics of division, fearFormer President Barack Obama is bemoaning the rise of racial politics
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Work continues to repair the damaged main spillway of the Oroville Dam on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Oroville, Calif. California officials say repair costs at the nation's tallest dam will be nearly double the original estimate of $275 million. The main spillway and emergency spillway suffered significant damage during storms last February, prompting fears of massive flooding. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli
Oroville Dam repair costs will top $500 millionCalifornia officials say the cost to repair the damaged spillways at the nation's tallest dam will be at least $500 million, nearly double the original estimate
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Police and Emergency Medical Services respond to a shooting at a business park in the Edgewood area of Harford County, Md., Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (Matt Button/The Baltimore Sun via AP)
Witness: Workplace shooter was increasingly angry, hostileA witness to the deadly rampage inside a Maryland granite company says the suspect had gathered a small group of co-workers together and opened fire
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Randy Furniss, of Idaho, recoils after getting punched in the face as he walks through a crowd of protesters outside a University of Florida auditorium where white nationalist Richard Spencer was preparing to speak, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 in Gainesville, Fla. (Bob Self/The Florida Times-Union via AP)
White nationalist Spencer drowned out by protestersHundreds of people are protesting with signs and anti-Nazi chants outside a University of Florida auditorium where white nationalist Richard Spencer was preparing to speak
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2016 file photo, director Quentin Tarantino poses for photographers at the opening ceremony of the 8th Lumiere Festival, in Lyon, central France. Tarantino says he knew about a few instances of improper conduct by producer Harvey Weinstein and wishes he had done more. Speaking to The New York Times in an interview published Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, Tarantino expressed remorse for not having taken responsibility at the time. He says he knew first hand of Weinstein’s conduct toward actress Mira Sorvino and another he declined to name. Sorvino and Tarantino were dating at the time. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani, File)
Los Angeles police open Weinstein sex assault investigationPolice in Los Angeles say they have launched an investigation of Harvey Weinstein involving a possible sexual assault in 2013
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this May 31, 2016 file photo, Robert Bates, a former Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy who said he mistook his handgun for his stun gun when he fatally shot an unarmed suspect in 2015, is escorted from the courtroom following his sentencing at the courthouse in Tulsa, Okla. Bates has been released from prison after serving less than half of his four-year sentence. Oklahoma Department of Corrections spokesman Matt Elliott said Bates will serve probation for the remainder of his sentence. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)
Ex-deputy who shot unarmed man released early from prisonWhite former Oklahoma reserve deputy who fatally shot an unarmed black man when he mistook his firearm for a stun gun has been released from prison after serving less than half of his four-year sentence
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - This July 17, 2015, file photo shows flowers and a portrait of Kate Steinle displayed at a memorial site on Pier 14 in San Francisco, Calif. The man charged with her murder is Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, which is what his attorney says is the birth name of the man who has been known by a number of aliases, including Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez. A jury has been selected for the murder trial of Zarate. Opening arguments are set for Monday, Oct. 23, 2017. (Paul Chinn /San Francisco Chronicle via AP, File)
Jury picked in murder case that stoked immigration debateA jury has been selected for the murder trial of a Mexican man whose case set off a national debate over sanctuary cities and immigration during last year's presidential campaign
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Supporters of Abdella Ahmad Tounisi leave the Dirksen U.S. Courthouse in Chicago on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, after Tounisi was sentenced to 15 years in prison for attempting to join an al-Qaida-linked group fighting Bashar Assad's regime in Syria. (Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune via AP)
Chicago-area man gets maximum 15-year term in terrorism caseFederal judge gives former college student from suburban Chicago a maximum 15-year prison sentence for seeking to join terrorist-linked militants fighting in Syria
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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