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Funeral services planned for former fire chief shot to death at Trump rally in Pennsylvania

Funeral services planned for former fire chief shot to death at Trump rally in Pennsylvania

FREEPORT, Pa. (AP) — The Penn­syl­va­nia man killed when a sniper attempt­ed to…

Baltimore officials sue to block 'baby bonus' initiative that would give new parents $1,000

Baltimore officials sue to block 'baby bonus' initiative that would give new parents $1,000

BALTIMORE (AP) — Bal­ti­more’s may­or and city coun­cil have filed a law­suit…

Donald Trump arrives in Milwaukee for RNC after assassination attempt heightens security fears

Donald Trump arrives in Milwaukee for RNC after assassination attempt heightens security fears

MILWAUKEE (AP) — For­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump has arrived in Mil­wau­kee for the…

This year's RNC speakers include VP hopefuls, GOP lawmakers and UFC's CEO  -  but not Melania Trump

This year's RNC speakers include VP hopefuls, GOP lawmakers and UFC's CEO - but not Melania Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — For­mer first lady Mela­nia Trump will attend the Repub­li­can…

Rudy Giuliani's bankruptcy case was thrown out. Here are some key things to know

Rudy Giuliani's bankruptcy case was thrown out. Here are some key things to know

NEW YORK (AP) — A fed­er­al judge threw out the bank­rupt­cy case of for­mer New…

Facebook lifts restrictions on Trump, giving him equal footing with Biden on the social media site

Facebook lifts restrictions on Trump, giving him equal footing with Biden on the social media site

WASHINGTON (AP) — Face­book has lift­ed restric­tions imposed on Don­ald Trump after the…

Wisconsin Republicans to open new Hispanic outreach center

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wis­con­sin Repub­li­cans plan to open a new His­pan­ic…

Arizona abortion initiative backers sue to remove 'unborn human being' from voter pamphlet language

Arizona abortion initiative backers sue to remove 'unborn human being' from voter pamphlet language

PHOENIX (AP) — Back­ers of a Novem­ber abor­tion rights bal­lot ini­tia­tive have…

Investigators behind Mueller Report on Trump and Russia will share 'inside story' in upcoming book

NEW YORK (AP) — The team assem­bled by spe­cial coun­sel Robert S. Mueller to…

The request for federal aid after Beryl opens rift between White House and Texas

The request for federal aid after Beryl opens rift between White House and Texas

HOUSTON (AP) — The dam­age left by Hur­ri­cane Beryl in Texas and requests for fed­er­al…

Actor George Clooney, a high-profile Biden supporter and fundraiser, asks president to leave race

Actor George Clooney, a high-profile Biden supporter and fundraiser, asks president to leave race

WASHINGTON (AP) — Movie star and life­long Demo­c­rat George Clooney added his voice to…

An Indiana man gets 14 months after guilty plea to threatening a Michigan election official in 2020

DETROIT (AP) — An Indi­ana man has been sen­tenced to 14 months in prison after plead­ing…

Arizona election worker accused of stealing a security fob also charged with other crimes

PHOENIX (AP) — A tem­po­rary elec­tion work­er accused of com­put­er tam­per­ing in…

Al Sharpton to deliver eulogy for Black man who died after being held down by Milwaukee hotel guards

Al Sharpton to deliver eulogy for Black man who died after being held down by Milwaukee hotel guards

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharp­ton is sched­uled deliv­er a eulo­gy for…

Russian court orders arrest of opposition leader Navalny's widow, who lives abroad

Russian court orders arrest of opposition leader Navalny's widow, who lives abroad

A court in Rus­sia on Tues­day ordered the wid­ow of Russ­ian oppo­si­tion leader Alex­ei…

Vice President Kamala Harris leads new campaign effort to reach out to Asian American voters

Vice President Kamala Harris leads new campaign effort to reach out to Asian American voters

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pres­i­dent Joe Biden’s reelec­tion cam­paign is launch­ing its for­mal…

Republican Sen. Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma dies at 89

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Repub­li­can Sen. Jim Inhofe, a con­ser­v­a­tive fire­brand…

Opponents of Louisiana's Ten Commandments law want judge to block it before new school year starts

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Oppo­nents of a new Louisiana law requir­ing that…

Read the letter President Biden sent to House Democrats telling them to support him in the election

Read the letter President Biden sent to House Democrats telling them to support him in the election

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pres­i­dent Joe Biden wants Democ­rats in Con­gress to know he has no…

French leftists win most seats in legislative elections, beating back far-right surge, pollsters say

French leftists win most seats in legislative elections, beating back far-right surge, pollsters say

A coali­tion on the left that came togeth­er unex­pect­ed­ly ahead of France’s snap…

Second gentleman Doug Emhoff tests positive for COVID. Vice President Harris has tested negative

Second gentleman Doug Emhoff tests positive for COVID. Vice President Harris has tested negative

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sec­ond Gen­tle­man Doug Emhoff has test­ed pos­i­tive for COVID-19…

Judge declines to throw out charges against Trump valet in classified documents case

Judge declines to throw out charges against Trump valet in classified documents case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The fed­er­al judge pre­sid­ing over the clas­si­fied doc­u­ments case…

Biden cancels speech at teachers union convention in Philadelphia after union staff goes on strike

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pres­i­dent Joe Biden can­celed a planned speech in…

Virginia certifies John McGuire as primary winner over Rep. Bob Good, who says he'll seek a recount

Virginia certifies John McGuire as primary winner over Rep. Bob Good, who says he'll seek a recount

RICHMOND. Va. (AP) — The Vir­ginia State Board of Elec­tions on Tues­day cer­ti­fied the…

Virginia certifies John McGuire's primary victory over Rep. Bob Good, who says he'll seek a recount

Virginia certifies John McGuire's primary victory over Rep. Bob Good, who says he'll seek a recount

RICHMOND. Va. (AP) — The Vir­ginia State Board of Elec­tions on Tues­day cer­ti­fied the…

Biden to give extended interview to ABC News' George Stephanopoulos on Friday

Biden to give extended interview to ABC News' George Stephanopoulos on Friday

Pres­i­dent Joe Biden will give his an inter­view to ABC’s George Stephanopou­los lat­er…

Stripper sues Florida over new age restrictions for workers at adult entertainment businesses

Stripper sues Florida over new age restrictions for workers at adult entertainment businesses

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A 19-year-old and the club where she worked as…

Prosecutor won't oppose Trump sentencing delay in hush money case after high court immunity ruling

Prosecutor won't oppose Trump sentencing delay in hush money case after high court immunity ruling

Man­hat­tan pros­e­cu­tors said they would be open to delay­ing Don­ald Trump’s…

Accused scammer who claimed to be Irish heiress has been extradited to UK to face charges

Accused scammer who claimed to be Irish heiress has been extradited to UK to face charges

A woman accused of trav­el­ing across the U.S. claim­ing to be an Irish heiress and…

Hunter Biden sues Fox News over explicit images featured in a streaming series

Hunter Biden sues Fox News over explicit images featured in a streaming series

NEW YORK (AP) — Hunter Biden accused Fox News in a law­suit of unlaw­ful­ly…

California Gov. Gavin Newsom signs budget to close $46.8B budget deficit

California Gov. Gavin Newsom signs budget to close $46.8B budget deficit

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Gavin New­som on Sat­ur­day signed Cal­i­for­ni­a’s…

FACT FOCUS: Here's a look at some of the false claims made during Biden and Trump's first debate

FACT FOCUS: Here's a look at some of the false claims made during Biden and Trump's first debate

Pres­i­dent Joe Biden and for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump trad­ed barbs and…

Man charged with threatening to kill presidential candidates found dead as jury was deciding verdict

Man charged with threatening to kill presidential candidates found dead as jury was deciding verdict

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hamp­shire man charged with threat­en­ing the lives of…

Man on trial for threatening to kill presidential candidates found dead as jury was deciding verdict

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hamp­shire man on tri­al for threat­en­ing the lives of…

FACT FOCUS: Here's a look at the false claims you might hear during tonight's presidential debate

FACT FOCUS: Here's a look at the false claims you might hear during tonight's presidential debate

To hear for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump tell it, the U.S. has fall­en apart under…

Flatulent cows and pigs will face a carbon tax in Denmark, a world first

Flatulent cows and pigs will face a carbon tax in Denmark, a world first

Den­mark will tax live­stock farm­ers for the green­house gas­es emit­ted by their cows,…

Homeland Security says border arrests fall more than 40% since Biden's halt to asylum processing

Alabama town's first Black mayor, who had been locked out of office, will return under settlement

NEWBERN, Ala. (AP) — The first Black may­or of a small Alaba­ma town, who said white…

Cliffhanger Virginia race between Good and Trump-backed challenger is too close to call

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A tight­ly con­test­ed race in Vir­ginia between one of…

The Republican primary election in Virginia's 5th Congressional District is too close to call

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A tight­ly con­test­ed race in Vir­ginia between one of…

Longest-serving Chicago City Council member gets 2 years in prison for corruption

CHICAGO (AP) — Ed Burke, the longest-serv­ing City Coun­cil mem­ber in Chica­go…

Man accused of threatening lives of presidential candidates goes to trial

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The tri­al of a New Hamp­shire man accused of threat­en­ing the…

Supreme Court rejects COVID-19 vaccine appeals from nonprofit founded by Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

Supreme Court rejects COVID-19 vaccine appeals from nonprofit founded by Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Mon­day reject­ed two appeals relat­ed to COVID-19…

Princess Anne sustains injuries and concussion in an 'incident,' Buckingham Palace says

Princess Anne sustains injuries and concussion in an 'incident,' Buckingham Palace says

Buck­ing­ham Palace says Princess Anne(opens in a new tab) has sus­tained minor…

Judge dismisses charges in Nevada fake electors case over venue question, attorney general to appeal

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Neva­da state court judge dis­missed a crim­i­nal…

Federal judge to consider a partial end to special court oversight of child migrants

Federal judge to consider a partial end to special court oversight of child migrants

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For 27 years, fed­er­al courts have held spe­cial over­sight over…

FBI raids several California homes, including Oakland mayor's

FBI raids several California homes, including Oakland mayor's

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Fed­er­al author­i­ties raid­ed a home belong­ing to Oak­land…

FBI raids homes in Oakland, California, including one belonging to the city's mayor

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Fed­er­al author­i­ties raid­ed a home belong­ing to Oak­land…

Bob Good hopes final vote count will put him ahead of Trump-endorsed challenger

Bob Good hopes final vote count will put him ahead of Trump-endorsed challenger

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Con­ser­v­a­tive U.S. Rep. Bob Good, R‑Va., is ask­ing for…

Former Sen. Carol Moseley Braun will have memoir out in 2025

NEW YORK (AP) — The first Black woman elect­ed to the U.S. Sen­ate, Car­ol Mose­ley…

Putin says Russia and North Korea have vowed to aid each other if attacked in new partnership deal

Putin says Russia and North Korea have vowed to aid each other if attacked in new partnership deal

Russ­ian Pres­i­dent Vladimir Putin and North Kore­an leader Kim Jong Un signed…

New York's 'equal rights' constitutional amendment restored to ballot by appeals court

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A pro­posed amend­ment to New York’s con­sti­tu­tion bar­ring…

North Dakota US House candidate files complaints over misleading text messages in primary election

North Dakota US House candidate files complaints over misleading text messages in primary election

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — An attor­ney for the Repub­li­can pri­ma­ry win­ner for North…

Armed man who demanded to see Wisconsin governor pleads guilty to misdemeanor

Armed man who demanded to see Wisconsin governor pleads guilty to misdemeanor

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A man who twice brought guns to the Wis­con­sin state Capi­tol…

More than 100 South Dakota primary ballots shouldn't have been rejected, elections official says

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — More than 100 absen­tee bal­lots in one of South Dako­ta’s least…

Kansas lawmaker's law license suspended over conflicts of interest in murder case

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Repub­li­can Kansas law­mak­er who already dropped his…

Longtime Southern Baptist leader Paul Pressler, who was accused of sexual abuse, dies at 94

Longtime Southern Baptist leader Paul Pressler, who was accused of sexual abuse, dies at 94

HOUSTON (AP) — Paul Pressler, a lead­ing fig­ure of the South­ern Bap­tist…

Louisiana US Rep. Garret Graves won't seek reelection, citing a new congressional map

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Gar­ret Graves, a Repub­li­can rep­re­sent­ing…

Man charged with threatening FBI agent who had been involved in Hunter Biden laptop investigation

Man charged with threatening FBI agent who had been involved in Hunter Biden laptop investigation

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas man has been charged with alleged­ly threat­en­ing…

Trump endorses former Maryland governor Larry Hogan's Senate bid

Trump endorses former Maryland governor Larry Hogan's Senate bid

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Repub­li­can for­mer Gov. Lar­ry Hogan, who has been one of for­mer…