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Arizona leader kills protest bill after…

The speaker of the Arizona House says he won't hear a bill that makes participating in or helping organize a protest that turns into a riot an offense that could lead to criminal racketeering charges

Utah bill loosens who sees booze poured but keeps…

In heavily Mormon Utah, a lawmaker wants to allow restaurants to stop using walls or backrooms that block customers from seeing alcoholic drinks being made

Worldwide UFO sightings hit all-time high

According to data from the National UFO Reporting Center, UFO sightings around the world have reached an all-time high. Statistics show individuals in the US are more likely to witness a UFO

Gun club: Trump was the cherry on top

In one year, the National African-American Gun Association's membership has gone from 9,000 to 18,000. There are several reasons, CNN's Ryan Young reports.

George W. Bush Praises The Media As…

During an interview on the "Today" show, Bush said he supports the media because it holds the government accountable.

Prison for man asleep in car with fingers on guns' triggers

Prosecutors say a man found sleeping in a car with his fingers on the triggers of two loaded guns will be sleeping in a New Jersey prison for at least the next six years

The Latest: Sessions condemns threats at Jewish…

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has called vandalism at Jewish cemeteries and bomb threats at Jewish institutions unacceptable behavior and promised the Justice Department will "do what it can to assist in prosecuting anybody" proven to have participated

Aug. 1 trial for woman accused of killing social…

A Vermont woman charged with shooting and killing three relatives and a social worker in 2015 is scheduled to go on trial nearly two years after the crimes took place

Jewish centers across several states evacuated

New round of anti-Semitic threats received

French Historian Says He Was Detained By US…

The incident had to do with Henry Rousso's legal right to get paid to lecture without a valid work visa.

Another Alabama inmate killed inside state prison

An Alabama inmate was stabbed to death Sunday at a state prison, the third state inmate killed in 10 days

Arkansas governor sets execution dates for 8…

Arkansas' governor has set execution dates for eight inmates over a 10-day period in April, even though the state lacks one of three drugs needed to put the men to death

Study finds peculiar tie between warm climate…

Global warming could mean that mountain snow melts at a slower pace _ a peculiar finding that might be bad news for the West and other regions that depend on snow for water

Storm chasers pay homage to late ‘Twister’ star…

Members of the weather community celebrated the late Bill Paxton for his starring role in ‘Twister,’ by spelling out his initials on radar by using GPS coordinates. Paxton died from complications from surgery. He was 61

New Polls Show Protesters Aren't Alone In Support…

On Thursday, Mike Pence said the American people know Obamacare has failed, but people have been rallying in its defense across the country.

8 sentenced in nabbing of assistant district attorney's dad

Eight people will spend decades in prison in connection with the botched kidnapping of a North Carolina prosecutor that ended with her father's abduction

California dam spillway water shut off to clear…

California water authorities have stopped the flow of water down the Oroville Dam's crippled spillway, allowing workers to start clearing out massive debris that's blocking a hydroelectric plant from working

Inauguration Day protests spur call to study…

The District of Columbia's Police Complaints Board says an independent consultant should examine the actions of police on Inauguration Day

Alarming report: National shortage of volunteer…

Reaction from Kevin Quinn, chairman of the National Volunteer Fire Council, and Tim Brown, former New York City firefighter

Police Say Drunken Driver Crashed Into New…

At least 28 people were injured in the incident.

1 killed, 26 injured in California tour bus crash

The California Highway Patrol says a tour bus crossed into oncoming traffic and hit two cars head-on, killing one woman and injuring 26 others

Prison for 2 who threatened violence at black…

A Georgia judge has sentenced two people to lengthy prison terms for their role in the disruption of a black child's birthday party with Confederate flags, racial slurs and armed threats

911 call: Bar shooting suspect said he'd killed…

A bartender at the restaurant where a man was arrested last week for an apparently racially motivated bar shooting of two Indian men told a 911 dispatcher that the suspect admitted shooting two people, but described them as Iranian

Dramatic officer-involved shooting caught on…

Raw video: Police in Vancouver, Washington are investigating an officer-involved shooting and chase. The suspect was arrested, taken to hospital and treated for non-live threatening injuries

The Oscars in 60 seconds

The 89th annual Academy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, was full of surprises.

Democrats Vote For Tom Perez To Make Their Party…

Democrats voted 235-200 to make Tom Perez head of the Democratic National Committee.