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In Florence-battered Wilmington, fear turns to…

In Florence-battered Wilmington, fear turns to fatigue as residents contemplate the future ahead

The longest week: Carolinas worn out by Florence

Hurricane Florence is still wearing out the Carolinas, where residents have endured an agonizing week of violent winds, torrential rain, widespread flooding, power outages and death

Puerto Rico's Governor Is Making A Case For…

Ricardo Rosselló reportedly tied the request in with a complaint about how slow recovery efforts have been on the island following Hurricane Maria.

Death row inmate expected to avoid death penalty

A man charged with abducting and killing a Vermont supermarket worker nearly two decades ago is expected to plead guilty and avoid the death penalty.

Police: 1 victim upgraded after workplace shooting

Police: Motive unclear in Wisconsin workplace shooting that seriously wounded several workers, left gunman dead

Officials: 3 killed in shooting at Maryland Rite…

An official says three people have been killed in a shooting in Harford County in northeast Maryland

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Over $200,000 Raised For Christine Blasey Ford's…

The woman who accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault is the target of "vicious harassment" and death threats, according to her lawyers.

The Latest: Student pilot charged with trying to steal plane

Authorities say a 22-year-old student pilot has been charged with criminal attempt to steal an airplane at a central Florida airport

Gunman upset by divorce is found dead after…

A Pennsylvania man who was apparently upset that his ex-wife had been awarded their home in their divorce was found dead early Thursday, several hours after he shot at her and later killed his own parents

Detectives probe LA gunfight scene where 2…

Homicide detectives are investigating the scene of a gunbattle that wounded two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies and left a suspect dead

Up For Debate: Is Social Media Good For Democracy?

Newsy partners with Intelligence Squared U.S. to restore critical thinking. In this debate, experts consider if social media hurts or helps democracy.

Correction: Murder Conviction Overturned-Arkansas story

Correction: Murder Conviction Overturned-Arkansas story

Floodwaters inundate lake at NC power plant…

Aerial photographs show widespread devastation to farms and industrial sites in eastern North Carolina

Correction: 3D Gun-Lawsuit story

Correction: 3D Gun-Lawsuit story

Catholic Bishops Conference Gives Plans To Fight…

The bishops say they'll create a third-party reporting system for fielding complaints, among other things.

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Oklahoma Corrections Department sued over inmate's suicide

The Oklahoma Department of Corrections is being sued for not doing enough to prevent a murder convict from hanging herself in her cell in 2016

3 hurt in court shooting leave hospital; gunman…

Three civilians wounded when a gunman opened fire outside a crowded Pennsylvania courtroom are now out of the hospital

Former aide to New York Gov. Cuomo faces…

A judge will decide whether a former top aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo receives leniency or a long prison sentence for his conviction on federal bribery and fraud charges

Senate Passes Bill That Would Modernize Music…

The bill passed unanimously Tuesday evening.

Kingpin who trafficked cocaine sentenced to life in prison

Officials say an upstate New York drug kingpin convicted of operating a nationwide cocaine trafficking ring has been sentenced to life in prison

Trump's immigrant roundups increasingly net…

Even as the White House has seized on crimes committed by those living in the U.S. illegally as proof of the need for an immigration crackdown, agents are increasingly apprehending people with no criminal records at all

Man Who Never Golfed Freed From Prison Thanks to…

A New York inmate who has never golfed a game in his life is now a free man, with his innocence restored to him thanks to the game. Golf Digest has the incredible conclusion to the story of Valentino Dixon, a 48-year-old who caught the magazine's attention six years ago,...

No, Anderson Cooper Didn't Fake Floodwater Depths

People claimed a photo of Cooper covering hurricane flooding proved he faked floods depths. That's false in many ways.

Law enforcement official: 3 killed in shooting in Harford County, Maryland

Law enforcement official: 3 killed in shooting in Harford County, Maryland

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Billionaire's Plan to Create 1M US Jobs Killed by…

Take your pick as to which of these statements from Alibaba founder Jack Ma is gloomier: He's going back on his pledge to create 1 million US jobs , and the US-China trade war that he blames for that plan's undoing is one that he believes could last two decades. "It's...

Relatives: Texas victims more than the troubles…

Four women killed in Texas _ allegedly by a Border Patrol agent _ were bound by difficulties in life. But relatives say they were more than the troubles they endured.

Trump Visits Storm-Damaged Areas In The Carolinas

During a briefing about the storm, President Trump praised ongoing federal response and recovery efforts.