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Black man ordered to pay $2,000 for racist campus…

A former Eastern Michigan University student who admitted to painting racist graffiti on campus has been ordered to pay more than $2,000 in restitution

Mayor of nation's capital announces she has…

The Mayor of Washington, D.C. has announced that she adopted a baby

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Congressional leaders to review information on Russia probe; As summit looms, North Korean media return to angry tone; Voters choose nominees in Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Texas

The Latest: Explosion kills 16 in Afghan city of Kandahar

The Latest: Afghan official says at least 16 died when a container full of explosives went off in city of Kandahar

3 found dead in suburban Chicago home; autopsies planned

Authorities say three people have been found dead in a suburban Chicago home

Police bodycam shows Trump resort shooting

Video shows the moment officers arrived on the scene at Donald Trump's Miami golf resort.

A Heatwave Has Killed 65 People in Pakistan's…

A Pakistani welfare organization says the heatwave gripping the region amid widespread power cuts has killed 65 people in Karachi.

Congressional leaders to review information on…

Top FBI, Justice Department officials agree to "review" highly classified information from Russia probe with congressional lawmakers

Anonymous donor gives $10,000 to pay down school lunch debts

An anonymous donor has paid off more than half of a Maine school district's student lunch debts.

Wall Street climbs on trade war truce

Wall Street climbed on Monday after the U.S. and China put their trade differences "on hold". As Fred Katayama reports, a flurry of deal activity also boosted stocks.

For the first time in 226, woman to lead the NYSE

The New York Stock Exchange for the first time in its 226-year history will be led by a woman

Alabama inmate posts cellphone spanking video to Facebook

Alabama authorities are investigating a Facebook video posted by a prison inmate, showing two prisoners forcing a third at knifepoint to bend over for a spanking

Want To Empower Girls? Consider The 'Zarpies'

The specific words we use to teach kids about the world can shape the way they think.

APNewsBreak: McDonald's workers file sex…

Two national advocacy groups are teaming up to lodge sexual harassment complaints against McDonald's on behalf of 10 women who have worked at the fast food restaurant in nine cities

The Latest: Schools to open on time, following…

Schools in Baltimore County, Maryland, are set to open on time Tuesday, a day after the slaying of a police officer forced teachers and students to stay inside their school buildings

Kayaker Attacked by Falling Rattlesnake

Falling rattlesnakes may not be a hazard most kayakers spend time worrying about, but the threat was all too real for a South Carolina man over the weekend. Fire and rescue officials in Colleton County say the 28-year-old man was hospitalized in critical condition Saturday after the snake fell out...

Syrian army, police celebrate recapturing all of…

Syrian state TV says military, police forces celebrate recapturing last neighborhoods in Damascus from rebels, IS

After racial turmoil, city hires black female police chief

Officials in Charlottesville, Virginia, have given final approval to hiring the city's first African-American woman police chief, following the previous chief's departure in the aftermath of a violent white nationalist rally