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FAA orders fan blade inspections after jet engine…

US airline regulators have ordered inspections on engine fan blades like the one that snapped off a Southwest Airlines plane, leading to the death of a woman who was partially blown out a window

AP Was There: The fiery end of the standoff in…

Around 6 a.m. on April 19, 1993, federal agents moved in to end a 51-day standoff with the Branch Davidian religious sect, using armored vehicles to ram holes in the compound outside of Waco and spraying tear gas inside

Panelist: Trump's 'breeding' tweet is racist

CNN political commentator Maria Cardona tells CNN's Don Lemon that President Trump's recent tweet about sanctuary cities is "political crack" for his "anti-immigrant base."

Brown Says Calif. Guard Border Mission Will…

Gov. Jerry Brown also noted the troops won't be at the border to enforce immigration law.

California tortoise with cracked shell gets…

A wayward tortoise that cracked its shell after falling off a 10-foot wall in San Diego County is recovering after vets used screws, zip ties and denture material to repair it

Package bomber set to be executed for judge's…

A package bomber who created a wave of terror across the South in the 1980s is scheduled to be executed in Alabama

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Manhattan turf war: 'Billionaires Row' vs…

Residents near Manhattan's 'Billionaires Row' wage turf war with mayor over planned homeless shelter

The past reported threats by Trump associates

CNN's Jake Tapper takes a look at the multiple reports of past threats allegedly made by associates of President Donald Trump.

Authorities To Release Findings From…

Minnesota officials will announce whether anyone will be charged in the case on Thursday.

Judge could release man who admitted to string of…

A man who confessed to killing three people and now wants to be released from an Ohio prison under a plea deal is due back in court

New sentencing date for man who tried to help…

A federal judge has rescheduled sentencing for an Ohio man convicted of trying to help the Islamic State group

US manufacturers seek relief from steel and…

Small and medium-size US manufacturers seek exemptions from Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs

GOP lawmaker: Trump advised to not fire Mueller

Rep. Leonard Lance (R-NJ) says that it is in President Trump's best interest not to fire Attorney General Rod Rosenstein or FBI Director Robert Mueller.

Pittsburgh Police Prepare For Riots, Protests If…

A preplanned demonstration already has more than 2,300 participants signed up.

Jury finds man guilty in San Antonio child abuse case

Man found guilty in 2016 child abuse case in San Antonio in which two young children were found in a backyard bound by their ankles and wrists

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The Latest: Hawaii lawmakers provide $125M for…

Kauai residents struggling with the aftermath of torrential rains are bracing for the possibility of more flooding

3 former US Army soldiers convicted in contract…

A former U.S. Army sniper and two other ex-soldiers have been convicted in New York for the contract killing of a woman in the Philippines

Trump: Barbara Bush a titan in American life

President Donald Trump pays tribute to the former first lady Barbara Bush during a press conference with Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe.

Senates Votes To Allows Babies Under 1 Year On…

Following a resolution by Sen. Tammy Duckworth who just gave birth this month.

Tall ships herald New Orleans' 300th anniversary

The arrival of massive ships with towering masts and billowing sails kicks off a week of events heralding the 300th anniversary of New Orleans

UN Security Council heads to retreat at odds over…

The U.N. Security Council is heading to a Swedish estate this weekend for a retreat with the secretary-general after one of its most contentious weeks in years that saw ambassadors accusing each other of lying about a suspected chemical attack in Syria

Nanny who killed kids while parents away…

A nanny who stabbed two children to death at their New York home while their parents were away has been convicted of murder

George W. Bush recalls last visit with mom

In his first interview since the death of his mother, Barbara Bush, George W. Bush told Fox Business Network about a joke she made to the doctor on his last visit before she died.

New York AG Wants State To Prosecute Despite…

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is trying to amend state law to allow prosecution regardless of whether someone has received a pardon.

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Atlanta airport: Jet reports engine smoke, returns safely

Authorities: Delta jet that left Atlanta for London reported smoke coming from an engine, returned safely to airport where firefighters immediately doused the engine; no injuries

10 Things to Know for Thursday

Among 10 Things to Know: A boom, a whoosh of air and then terror on Flight 1380; contractor blamed for island-wide blackout in Puerto Rico; Cosby's star witness says accuser spoke of plot to frame a celebrity.

Aging death row: Is executing old or infirm…

Graying of America's death row: As inmates age, US courts increasingly face questions of when it becomes unconstitutionally cruel to execute the elderly and infirm