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When Police Kill: Rare US Murder Conviction Stands Out

When Police Kill: Rare US Murder Conviction Stands Out

The conviction of a Dallas police officer this week on charges of killing an unarmed teenager has stood out for its rarity. Roy Oliver, who was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Wednesday for the
US to Proceed With Mexico Trade Pact, Keep Talking to Canada

US to Proceed With Mexico Trade Pact, Keep Talking to Canada

U.S. President Donald Trump notified Congress on Friday of his intent to sign a trade agreement with Mexico after talks with Canada broke up earlier in the day with no immediate deal to revamp the
US Cuts Funding to UN Agency Helping Palestinian Refugees

US Cuts Funding to UN Agency Helping Palestinian Refugees

The Trump administration has cut funding to the U.N. agency that helps Palestinian refugees, calling the organization “irredeemably flawed.”The U.S. State Department ended decades of support to the
US halts funding to UN agency for Palestinian refugees

US halts funding to UN agency for Palestinian refugees

The United States is ending its decades of funding for the U.N. agency that helps Palestinian refugees, the State Department announced Friday, a week after slashing bilateral U.S. aid for projects in
Sex Abuse Claims Increase Urgency to Reunite Immigrant Families

Sex Abuse Claims Increase Urgency to Reunite Immigrant Families

The Trump administration is under increasing pressure to speed up the reunification of immigrant families it separated at the Mexican border, following allegations three youngsters were sexually
Whereabouts of 2 Former Colombian Rebel Leaders Unknown

Whereabouts of 2 Former Colombian Rebel Leaders Unknown

Authorities said Friday that two former rebel leaders of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia have abandoned their camps, raising fears they could abandon a fragile peace process that ended five
Analysts: North Korea Prepares Smaller Military Parade

Analysts: North Korea Prepares Smaller Military Parade

Satellite imagery shows North Korea is poised to stage another military parade amid new worries that diplomatic efforts on denuclearization are stalling, though analysts say it is unclear whether it
Thousands Pay Last Respects to McCain at US Capitol

Thousands Pay Last Respects to McCain at US Capitol

A U.S. senator who was held as a prisoner of war (POW) in Vietnam and then ran for U.S. president twice was given the honor of lying in state in the U.S. Capitol Friday, two days before his burial.
General Nicholson's Afghan Legacy

General Nicholson's Afghan Legacy

The longest-serving NATO commander in Afghanistan is stepping down Sunday. Before his confirmation in 2016, U.S. General John Nicholson told Congress the U.S. campaign in Afghanistan has "largely
Feeding Cows Seaweed Could Help the Environment

Feeding Cows Seaweed Could Help the Environment

Researchers have been searching for ways to reduce cattle emissions with food additives, such as garlic, oregano, cinnamon and even curry — with mixed results. Dairy farms and other livestock
Detroit Gives Aretha Franklin a Funeral Fit for a Queen

Detroit Gives Aretha Franklin a Funeral Fit for a Queen

Family, loved ones, celebrities and political leaders, including former U.S. President Bill Clinton, were among the thousands who gathered at Detroit's Greater Grace Temple Friday for an all-day
Hmong Farmers Drive Local Food Economy in Minnesota

Hmong Farmers Drive Local Food Economy in Minnesota

In Minnesota, Hmong farmers have banded together to make a better living. Originally from China, the Hmong are an Asian ethnic group that migrated to Vietnam and Laos in the 18th century. But they
California Lawmakers Vote for Net Neutrality

California Lawmakers Vote for Net Neutrality

California lawmakers have voted to make net neutrality state law, becoming the latest of several states to approve such measures.The move by state legislators is a rejection of the Trump
McCain to Be Buried Sunday at US Naval Academy

McCain to Be Buried Sunday at US Naval Academy

The five-day mourning period for the late Senator John McCain will end Sunday when he is buried at his alma mater, the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, near Washington.The final resting
DeVos: No Plans to Act on Funding to Arm Teachers

DeVos: No Plans to Act on Funding to Arm Teachers

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos says she has “no intention of taking any action” regarding any possible use of federal funds to arm teachers or provide them with firearms training.DeVos’ comments came
Former POWs Remember John McCain in Vietnam

Former POWs Remember John McCain in Vietnam

Orson Swindle’s first conversation with the late Senator John McCain was tapped out in code on a wall between prison cells.The retired Marine officer met McCain in 1967 when both were prisoners of war
Obama, Bush pay tribute to John McCain at cathedral service

Obama, Bush pay tribute to John McCain at cathedral service

Former US presidents, Barack Obama and George W. Bush, led mourners on Saturday in a service for the late senator John McCain at Washington’s National Cathedral.
John McCain Funeral

John McCain Funeral

Saturday ceremonies in Washington for late Senator John McCain
US General: Russia Trying to 'Undercut' Progress in Afghanistan

US General: Russia Trying to 'Undercut' Progress in Afghanistan

Russia is not giving up on efforts to destabilize Afghanistan and drive divisions between the United States and its coalition partners, according to the outgoing commander of U.S. forces in the
Pentagon Cancels Aid to Pakistan Over Record on Militants

Pentagon Cancels Aid to Pakistan Over Record on Militants

The U.S. military says it has decided to cancel $300 million in aid to Pakistan that had been suspended over Islamabad's perceived failure to act decisively against militants, in a new blow to