National News

Illinois trooper serving warrant dies from gunshot wounds

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Trooper Nicholas Hopkins, 33, of Waterloo, a 10-year veteran of the force, was wounded during an exchange of gunfire while serving the warrant at an East St. Louis home...Read more

6-year-old Texas boy subject of Amber Alert, mother found dead

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Waxahachie police say in a statement that the body of Phillip Weidemann, whose father reported him missing earlier Friday, was found along with that of his mother,...Read more

Son charged in death of ex-NFL lineman Bennett, wife

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Their bodies were found Wednesday in their home near Long Prairie, a small town about two hours northwest of Minneapolis.Read more

Candidate: Michigan city should be as white 'as possible'

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More than 90% of Marysville's 9,700-person population is white.Read more


Work on more border wall starts in Arizona, New Mexico

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The work on his hallmark campaign promise involves mostly replacement fencing along a 46-mile stretch of desert west of Santa Teresa, New Mexico, and on 2 miles of Organ...Read more

Family: High school sweethearts killed in crash minutes after getting married

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The newlyweds had just left the Justice of the Peace's office when they were hit by another car.Read more

International traveler with measles visited Disneyland

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SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A New Zealand teenager who traveled to Southern California this month was infectious with highly contagious measles and may...Read more

Trump raises tariffs on Chinese goods as trade war escalates

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The move came hours after Beijing said it would hike tariffs on $75 billion in U.S. imports, escalating a conflict over trade and technology that threatens to tip a...Read more

Even after broken hip, President Jimmy Carter returns to build homes with Habitat for Humanity

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The former president and first lady Rosalynn Carter will continue their work with Habitat for Humanity, an organization they have been involved with for more than 35...Read more

Mother posted 'I could not ask for better children' before allegedly killing them

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Marsha Edwards wrote on Instagram that she "could not ask for better children," just hours before she was found dead Wednesday at her townhouse in an upscale...Read more

Supreme Court: Ginsburg treated for tumor on pancreas

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The court said Friday the tumor was "treated definitively and there is no evidence of disease elsewhere in the body."Read more