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The Latest: Wind gusts feed wildfire in South…

High wind gusts are making it more difficult for firefighters to battle a blaze at Custer State Park in the Black Hills of South Dakota

Value Village sues Washington attorney general…

The company that operates 300 Value Village, Savers and other thrift stores is suing Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, saying his office has violated its rights by demanding $3.2 million to settle a three-year investigation

'Double standard' in Port Authority suspect's…

Family members of the failed New York City terror bomber blasted after they accused police of heavy-handed tactics. But remember how Las Vegas shooter's brother was treated? #Tucker

After 2017's Violent Rally, Charlottesville…

Jason Kessler, organizer of the 2017 "Unite the Right" rally, is threatening to sue Charlottesville, Virginia, for denying his permit application.

Day care closes after 2 toddlers die from possible infection

A Florida day care has shut down following the deaths of two toddlers a week apart from possible meningitis infections

UN official: NKoreans say it is important to…

The UN. political chief says senior North Korea officials told him during his visit to the country last week "that it was important to prevent war" over its rapidly advancing nuclear and ballistic missile programs

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Polls Close in Alabama; No Call Yet

Let the counting begin. Polls closed at 8 Eastern in Alabama, and, not surprisingly, the scandal-plagued race between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones cannot be immediately called. The stakes are high for Alabama and perhaps higher for the national Republican Party, which faces two painful outcomes: The GOP...

Optimism among small business owners rose in…

One big reason they're feeling more confident is the hope that Washington will deliver on tax reform.

The Suspect Arrested In The NYC Explosion Faces…

The 27-year-old suspect faces state and federal terrorism-related charges.

Navajo Nation sues Wells Fargo for alleged predatory tactics

The Navajo Nation is suing Wells Fargo for allegedly engaging in predatory and unlawful banking practices that targeted and harmed tribal members

Female workers sue McCormick & Schmick's over…

Five female kitchen workers in Boston are detailing a sexual harassment lawsuit they're filing against a national restaurant chain

Crews struggle to keep flames from California…

The fifth largest wildfire in California history ripped through dry brush atop a coastal ridge while crews struggled to keep flames from roaring down into neighborhoods amid fears of renewed winds

Witnesses testify in 'Ghost Ship' warehouse fire…

A fire in December 2016 killed 36 people at an Oakland warehouse that had been converted into an artist collective.

The New Yorker Fires Ryan Lizza For Alleged…

You might remember him as the one who published that profane interview with former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci.

The Latest: Restaurant says it takes harassment seriously

Five female kitchen workers in Boston are detailing a sexual harassment lawsuit they're filing against a national restaurant chain

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Ferguson reviewing nearly 8,000 old court cases

Ferguson, Missouri, is reviewing nearly 8,000 pre-2014 municipal court cases to determine which should be thrown out, a process expected to take about six months

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump says female senator 'would do anything' for money; Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea; some of Facebook's early friends now its sharpest critics.

CCTV footage shows fight with cops before man…

Raw video: Florida police release surveillance footage from fatal shooting after unarmed man attacked deputy.

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Dies At 65

Lee's office said in a statement he died early Tuesday morning. His cause of death was not immediately released.

3 Florida men charged in shark dragging video incident

Florida wildlife officials and prosecutors have charged three men who are connected to a video of a shark being dragged behind a speeding boat

San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee leaves behind city…

San Francisco went from a city struggling from recession to a technology-fueled economic powerhouse under Mayor Ed Lee, who died Tuesday at 65

Arkansas panel clears way for new Ten…

A state commission has cleared the way for the installation of another Ten Commandments monument outside Arkansas' Capitol, months after a prior marker was destroyed

NYC suspect called out Trump in Facebook post…

Suspect posted that the president 'failed to protect' his nation.

Officials Say ISIS Inspired NYC Bombing Suspect

The man suspected of detonating an explosive in New York City reportedly told authorities he was inspired by ISIS.

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Postal worker admits role in theft of blank money orders

Federal prosecutors say a New Jersey postal service worker has admitted to his role in a fraud scheme involving dozens of stolen blank money orders

Minnesota announces restrictions on using…

Minnesota has announced restrictions on the use of the herbicide dicamba for 2018 in response to complaints by soybean growers across the country that it harmed their crops

The Latest: 2 people killed in school bus fire…

Authorities release names of 16-year-old student, bus driver killed when school bus caught fire in western Iowa