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Flint extends contract for Detroit-area water supply

Flint has extended its water contract with a Detroit-area water system to September as the impoverished Michigan city struggles to recover from a lead-tainted water crisis

Detroit house fire kills 3-year-old twins…

Authorities say 3-year-old twin boys and their grandmother have died following a house fire in Detroit

Former Phoenix-area sheriff heads to 2nd day of…

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio is heading into his second day of a trial focusing on his defiance of the courts in traffic patrols that targeted Phoenix-area immigrants

Pentagon confirms chemical weapons activity at…

Lucas Tomlinson reports from the Pentagon

Finger-pointing as Utah wildfire grows to largest…

William La Jeunesse reports from Los Angeles

The Latest: Assad tours Russian military base in…

Syrian military media has published a video of President Bashar Assad inspecting the Russian Hmeimim air base in western Syria and climbing into the cockpit of a Russian SU-35 fighter jet

Alabama man shot in Turks and Caicos, recovering in Florida

A tourist from Alabama is recovering in a Florida hospital after authorities say he was robbed and shot while vacationing with his family in Turks and Caicos

Super NES Classic is coming, Echo Show reviews…

The biggest stories in tech include Nintendo's Super NES Classic coming September 29. Plus we review Amazon's Echo Show and YouTube's social video app goes live to iOS users.

Moscow Metro given World Cup dry run

Staff on Moscow's Metro are being trained to help fans find their way across the city without getting lost.

The New York Times - Fact Check: The Senate…

From The New York Times: Does the health care bill in the Senate live up to Republicans' promises? We checked the facts.By: By DAVE HORN and NATALIE RENEAU. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2tdzeKS

Arkansas Prison Inmate Who Was On The Run For 30…

An Arkansas prison inmate who was on the run for 30 years was arrested while he was visiting his mom.

The one thing Trump can't escape on health care

Former WH Chief of Staff, Andy Card, and Yamiche Alcindor join a conversation about the Senate health care bill, how it would impact Americans and what can be done to fix health care.

Matthews: If Washington is a swamp, Trump's the…

Trump has shown himself able to sneak through, day after day here in this capital city, without being caught.

Panel: Is Healthcare Overhaul About Politics or…

George Will, Helene Cooper, Mark Leibovich and Hallie Jackson join the MTP Panel to discuss the Senate's newly unveiled healthcare draft.

US says Myanmar no longer among worst on human trafficking

The United States is removing Myanmar from its list of the world's worst offenders on human trafficking

The Latest: Family sues over black man's shooting by officer

Relatives of a black man who was gunned down by a white police officer in Louisiana's capital have sued the city, claiming the shooting fit a pattern of racist behavior and excessive force by its police force

US stock indexes edge lower in early trading; oil rises

U.S. stock indexes are edging lower in early trading, led by declines in phone and technology companies

Some shoppers fret when companies take over favorite brands

Big brand backlash? Some shoppers fretting about companies they don't like taking over their favorites

Brazil's President Is Charged With Corruption…

Brazilian President Michel Temer is accused of accepting a $152,000 bribe from the head of a major meatpacking company.

Pandora CEO Tim Westergren departs

Pandora, under intensifying pressure from Spotify and Apple Music, says that CEO Tim Westergren has stepped down.

Sentencing of 'Baby Doe' mom delayed until July 12

Sentencing for the mother of a 2-year-old girl who became known as Baby Doe after her remains washed up on a Boston Harbor island has been reset for July 12

Inmate: I strangled prisoners to try to land on…

An inmate tells The Associated Press how he and a partner killed 4 fellow prisoners in a bid to land on death row instead of spend life in prison

Girl who fell from NY amusement park ride out of…

A 14-year-old Delaware girl who survived falling off a New York amusement park ride has been released from an upstate hospital