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Man arrested after driver rams into 3 on Oregon…

Authorities say a driver rammed into three women walking on a sidewalk Friday in downtown Portland, critically injuring one of them, before speeding away and getting arrested within hours of the crash

No rain in sight: Fire fears force land closures…

Fears of massive wildfires force closures on federal and state land in Arizona

Family: Virginia police shooting video raises…

The family of a young, black Virginia man who was fatally shot by police while naked and unarmed says the release of body-camera footage has brought more questions than answers

Declassified US cables link Uribe to Colombia drug cartels

Newly declassified State Department cables show that when Alvaro Uribe was making his rise to Colombia's presidency in the 1990s, U.S. officials were frequently told he had ties to the nation's then-powerful drug cartels

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past…

PHOTO GALLERY: Rafael Nadal competes at the Italian Open; SpaceX rocket launched in California; President Trump attends U.S. Naval Academy graduation.

The letters that inspired Miriam Margolyes

Ray Costello wrote the letters as she travelled the country in 1908, canvassing for women's right to vote.

Breaking Down All the Hidden Easter Eggs in…

Just days after Meghan Markle‘s royal wedding to Prince Harry, the newly minted Duchess of Sussex has received a very special gift: a coat of arms.

Science Could Bring the Endangered Northern White…

Scientists have sequenced the frozen DNA from a dozen northern white Rhinos and have found that the species could be saved. Tony Spitz has the details.

Giuliani says White House wants briefing on…

President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified materials shared with lawmakers

Palin's son seeks to bar media in assault…

The eldest son of former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is seeking to bar the media from covering court hearings after he was accused of assaulting his father last year

Falling oil prices weigh on S&P 500, Dow

The S&P 500 and Dow eased on Friday after a steep drop in oil prices pressured energy stocks. Fred Katayama reports.

Emails show EPA working closely with…

Newly released emails show senior political appointees at the Environmental Protection Agency working closely with a think-tank that dismisses warnings of climate change

Police: Suspected gunman spoke online about demon…

Authorities say a Facebook page in which a man claims his television is possessed by the devil belongs to the man suspected of shooting three people at an Oklahoma City restaurant before being killed by two armed bystanders.

Trump Signs 3 Orders Addressing Federal Employees…

President Donald Trump signed three executive orders that essentially make it easier to fire federal union employees.

Source: Trump administration has cut deal with…

Source: US has cut deal with China's ZTE, drawing fire but clearing way for more trade talks with Beijing

Police: Wounded middle school student in critical…

Authorities say a female student wounded in an Indianapolis-area middle school shooting is in critical condition and a teacher who was also shot is in good condition.

Father, son plead guilty to fraud involving…

A father and son have pleaded guilty to wire fraud related to an unemployment benefits scheme that former congregants in a secretive sect say was part of a plan to keep money flowing into the church

USC president agrees to step down amid…

The president of the University of Southern California has agreed to step down amid a sex scandal involving a school gynecologist

S. Korea relieved about Trump-Kim summit revival…

South Korea says it feels relieved about the revived talks for a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un over the future of Kim's nuclear weapons program

Alberto it is: First named tropical system chugs toward Gulf

The first named tropical weather system of the 2018 hurricane season formed Friday, as the National Hurricane Center said a disturbance moving toward the Gulf of Mexico is now Subtropical Storm Alberto