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AP Source: GM to announce $1B factory investment, new jobs

A person briefed on the matter says General Motors will announce a $1 billion investment in its factories that will create or keep around 1,000 jobs

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

FBI arrests widow of Orlando nightclub killer

Claudia Cowan reports from Rodeo, California

FBI Officials Arrested The Wife Of The Orlando…

According to several reports, she was taken into custody by FBI agents in the San Francisco area Monday morning.

Rule easing public lands transfer concerns hunters, others

A change in U.S. House rules making it easier to transfer millions of acres of federal public lands to states is worrying hunters and outdoor enthusiasts across the West who fear losing access

Authorities: Trooper was shot by driver who caused rollover

Authorities say an Arizona state trooper who was beaten and shot while responding to a traffic collision on Interstate 10 was attacked by a Mexican man responsible for the one-vehicle rollover

Teen slain in 'rape-murder fantasy' was friend to…

A community near Philadelphia is gathering to celebrate the life of a 14-year-old girl who authorities say was killed and dismembered by her adoptive mother and the mother's boyfriend in a "rape-murder fantasy."

Will mysterious space plane break longest orbit…

600 days and counting: US Air Force’s unmanned space plane, X-37B, on verge of breaking record for longest time in space

Gene Cernan, last man to walk the moon, dies

Retired NASA astronaut Eugene Cernan, the last man to walk the moon, has died at the age of 82. CNN's Martin Savidge reports.

Rights Group Says The Trump Administration Poses…

In its "World Report 2017," Human Rights Watch listed President-elect Donald Trump as a threat to human rights for "politics of intolerance."

Stolen laptop had info of thousands of hospital patients

Officials at Children's Hospital Los Angeles say a laptop stolen from a physician's car last year may have contained personal health information for nearly 3,600 patients

Zebra found dead, skinned near California's…

Authorities say a zebra from a herd that roams the ranch around Hearst Castle was found dead and partly skinned on a beach on California's central coast

Gene Cernan, last astronaut on the moon, dies at…

Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last person to walk on the moon, has died at age 82

Unfilled border tunnels posing a security risk

Trace Gallagher reports from Los Angeles

Police: Officer fatally shoots man who shot 2, took hostage

Police in Virginia say an officer shot and killed a man who shot two others and then kept a hostage barricaded inside a home even after it caught fire

The Latest: The city where King was killed marks MLK Day

Residents of Memphis, Tennessee _ the city where civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. was killed _ are honoring his legacy with neighborhood events and a daylong celebration at the National Civil Rights Museum

Mississippi city renames 'Great Americans Day' to honor MLK

A Mississippi city has decided to ditch "Great Americans Day" and rename it to honor Martin Luther King Jr

Widow of Orlando gunman faces obstruction of…

Noor Salman arrested in California on aiding and abetting a terror organization

UN chief: Consider sanctions on those thwarting Mali peace

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is urging the Security Council to consider imposing sanctions on key players in Mali who are obstructing implementation of a peace agreement approved in mid-2015 if there are no immediate results on the ground

King's legacy celebrated as Trump, Lewis duel lingers

Civil rights leaders and activists are gathering at sites across the country to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

Search resumes for father, toddler swept into…

The Coast Guard says it has resumed a search for a father and his young son after a wave swept them to sea from an Oregon beach

Super Bowl ticket prices drop after Cowboys loss

Super Bowl LI ticket prices plummet on resale market in wake of Dallas Cowboys early playoff defeat

Parents of girl charged in 'Slender Man' stabbing speak out

The parents of one of two Wisconsin girls who were 12 when they allegedly stabbed another girl 19 times to impress the fictional internet character "Slender Man" say they were as shocked by the attack as anyone

A look at next steps after damning report on…

The federal government report on the Chicago Police Department was in many ways the beginning of a process that could last a decade or more in changing a "pervasive cover-up culture," among other things

Ice threat lingers for some Midwest states…

A few states in the Midwest again are on alert for icy conditions, while strong storms are moving through the Houston area