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Illinois high court lets Chicago officer's sentence stand

The Illinois Supreme Court has let stand a less than seven year prison sentence for a white Chicago police officer convicted of killing black teenager Laquan McDonald that some critics characterized as a slap on the wrist

High profile arrest led Alabama police to…

A truck-driving preacher accused of killing two Alabama teenage girls nearly 20 years ago was found by the same genealogy techniques used to apprehend a suspect in the Golden State serial killings last year

First trial begins in death of missing Georgia…

Georgia man on trial charged with concealing death of teacher who disappeared more than 13 years ago

US-backed force says it captured IS camp in Syria

US-backed fighters take control of IS encampment in Syria, capture suspects behind bombing that killed 4 Americans

Police: Charges pending against driver in fatal…

Authorities in Virginia say charges are pending against the driver of a commercial bus that overturned while traveling from Florida to New York, killing two people and injuring others

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World Bank: We have our priorities right

The World Bank's interim president defends the organisation's strategy of tackling poverty.

Elizabeth Warren Says She Supports the…

Elizabeth Warren supports the elimination of the electoral college

This is How Fast Food Ads Control Your Brain

A new study suggests no one is immune to fast food marketing. Buzz60's Tony Spitz has the details.

Panel accuses Indiana attorney general of misconduct

The Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission is accusing state Attorney General Curtis Hill of professional misconduct following allegations he drunkenly groped a female lawmaker and three female legislative staffers at a bar

UK aims to salvage Brexit deal as EU says: make…

The British government is preparing to ask the European Union for a long delay to Brexit, after the speaker of the House of Commons ruled that Prime Minister Theresa May can't keep asking lawmakers to vote on her divorce deal.

Court: Online free speech rights trump stalking conviction

A man imprisoned for stalking had his conviction overturned when North Carolina's Court of Appeals ruled the social media posts underpinning the charges were protected by free speech rights

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Dutch Police Looking At Terrorism As Possible…

Authorities said a letter found in the suspect's getaway car is causing them to consider terrorism as "a serious possibility."

Egypt tightens restrictions on media, social networks

Egypt tightens media restrictions to block websites, social media accounts with over 5,000 followers if deemed a threat to national security

SEC says Musk's contempt defense 'borders on the…

U.S. securities regulators are fighting back against Tesla CEO Elon Musk, arguing that he should be held in contempt for brazenly violating a federal court order

The Latest: Trial of officer in black teen's…

Opening statements have been delivered in the homicide trial of a white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager near Pittsburgh last summer

Pence heads to flooded Midwest amid concerns…

Vice President Mike Pence is headed to the Midwest to view flood damage as farmers raise concerns that busted levees won't be fixed before the traditional spring flood season

Facebook says no one flagged NZ mosque shooting…

Facebook no one flagged New Zealand shooting livestream, underlining tech companies' challenge policing content

Passengers restrain woman who tried to open plane exit

Officials say fellow passengers restrained a woman after she allegedly tried to open an exit during a flight from Indianapolis to Detroit

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How will we get around in 2050?

The push for cleaner air will mean more electric vehicles that are driverless and shared, according to experts.

Newly Released Documents Show FBI Was…

Special Counsel Robert Mueller began investigating President Donald Trump’s former lawyer, Michael Cohen, for fraud in his personal business dealings and for potentially acting as an unregistered foreign agent.