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Utah evacuees watched flames draw closer, smoke get thicker

June 23, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A wildfire menacing a southern Utah ski town for nearly a week flared again, doubling in size for the second night in a row and torching more homes after residents fled the flames, officials said Friday. The blaze was one of several burning in the U.S. West as extreme heat [&hellip...

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A 2nd mistrial: Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop’s murder retrial

June 23, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

CINCINNATI (AP) — A second mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a white University of Cincinnati officer who killed an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop. It’s the latest racially charged police shooting case to show the reluctance of...

2 in Thunderbirds jet accident in Ohio in good condition

June 23, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Thunderbirds Air Force jet went off a runway and overturned Friday during preparations for an Ohio air show, injuring the pilot and causing a performance to be canceled. Lt. Col. Jason Heard, commander of the Thunderbirds, said a safety...

Canadian charged in US airport attack investigated as terror

June 21, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

A police dog and handler search cars in a parking lot at Bishop International Airport, Wednesday morning, June 21, 2017, in Flint, Mich. Officials evacuated the airport Wednesday, where a witness said he saw an officer bleeding from his neck and a knife...

Seattle police shooting may show limits of crisis training

June 21, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

Relatives embrace at a memorial outside where a pregnant mother was shot and killed by police, Tuesday, June 20, 2017 in Seattle. Police officers shot and killed 30-year-old Charleena Lyles on Sunday after authorities said Lyles confronted the officers with a...

Names of jurors in Bill Cosby sexual assault case released

June 21, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Saturday, June 17, 2017, file photo, Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in his sexual assault trial in Norristown, Pa. Judge Steven O’Neill who presided over Cosby’s sexual assault trial is...

Republican Handel wins Georgia race, thanks Donald Trump

June 20, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

Graphic shows results of Georgia special election for Congressional District DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) — Republican Karen Handel won a nationally watched congressional election Tuesday in Georgia, and she thanked President Donald Trump after she avoided an upset...

Jury to resume deliberations Wednesday in ex-cop trial

June 20, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

Former Milwaukee police officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown appears in Milwaukee County Court on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in Milwaukee. Heaggan-Brown is on trail for first-degree reckless homicide in the killing of Sylville Smith, a 23-year-old black man, on Aug....

Cheering 1st day of summer? Not in Phoenix with 120 expected

June 20, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

Crew members building the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway take a break as they try to keep hydrated and stay cool as temperatures climb to near-record highs Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) PHOENIX (AP) — The first day of...

1 tropical storm churns in Gulf, 2nd disbands in Caribbean

June 20, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

Workmen with the city and volunteers help to shore up gaps in the levee in Lafitte, La. as Tropical Storm Cindy threatens the Louisiana coast, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. (Ted Jackson/NOLA.com The Times-Picayune via AP) NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Storm Cindy...