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August 16, 2018 - 9:30 pm
Man arrested in California is accused of being a hitman for ISIS and Al Qaeda; Trace Gallagher reports. Watch the latest video at
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August 16, 2018 - 9:07 pm
The trial of a man facing a capital murder charge in the 1984 death of a Missouri teenager has been moved to a different county. The trial of Martin Priest, 59, in the death of Tammy Sue Rothganger, 15, of Eldon has been moved from Miller to Laclede County. Rothganger disappeared while walking to...
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FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump would cost about $92 million _ more than three times the maximum initial estimate. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)
August 16, 2018 - 8:48 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Defense Department said Thursday that the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018. Col. Rob Manning, a Pentagon spokesman, said the military and the White House "have now agreed to explore opportunities in 2019." The announcement...
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August 16, 2018 - 7:40 pm
A Kansas carnival worker posed as a member of a fictitious mafia group and ordered fellow workers to kill a couple as part of an initiation ritual, police in Arkansas alleged in filing charges related to dumping the bodies. Carnival workers Kimberly Younger, Michael Fowler, Rusty Frasier and...
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This photo released by the Union City Police shows Kevin Barillas-Saballos. Police have arrested Barillas-Saballos, an Uber driver who is accused of picking up a woman in San Francisco while off duty and sexually assaulting her. (Union City Police via AP)
August 16, 2018 - 7:34 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An Uber driver from San Francisco is accused of picking up a woman while off-duty and sexually assaulting her, police said Thursday. Kevin Barillas-Saballas, 30, was charged Thursday by the Alameda County district attorney's office with sexual assault, sexual battery,...
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August 16, 2018 - 7:29 pm
The economy is expected to continue growing slowly in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states, but the ongoing trade disputes remain a concern. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss says grain prices have fallen even lower since the trade disputes erupted. The overall economic index for the...
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August 16, 2018 - 7:23 pm
A federal judge has ordered the U.S. State Department to conduct a more thorough review of the Keystone XL oil pipeline's proposed pathway after Nebraska state regulators changed the route, raising the possibility of further delays to a project first proposed in 2008. U.S. District Judge Brian...
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This March 26, 1972 file photo shows the Rev. Jesse Jackson speaking to reporters at the Operation PUSH Soul Picnic in New York as Tom Todd, vice president of PUSH, from second left, Aretha Franklin and Louis Stokes. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her home in Detroit. She was 76. (AP Photo/Jim Wells, File)
August 16, 2018 - 4:00 pm
Aretha Franklin, who was born and rose to fame during the segregation era and went on to sing at the inauguration of the first black president, often used her talent, fortune and platform to inspire millions of black Americans and support the fight for racial equality. "She not only provided the...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Archbishop Donald Wuerl talks with the media after Mass at the Cathedral of Saint Matthew the Apostle in Washington. On Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2018, a Pennsylvania grand jury accused Cardinal Wuerl of helping to protect abusive priests when he was Pittsburgh's bishop. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
August 16, 2018 - 3:16 pm
Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, is facing a storm of criticism and calls for his resignation after becoming entangled in two major sexual abuse scandals roiling the church that he has served with distinction since 1966. A scathing grand jury report this week on...
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August 16, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Raw video: Bear makes run for it after California officer shoots beanbag rounds to break rear window of vehicle to allow the animal to escape in South Lake Tahoe. Watch the latest video at
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