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Morning fire in Philadelphia home kills woman, 2 children

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 2:13pm

Authorities say an early morning fire in a Philadelphia home claimed the lives of three people, including two children.

Baltimore mayor exploring removal of Confederate statues

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 2:10pm

Baltimore's mayor says she wants to explore removing the city's Confederate monuments, "following in the footsteps of New Orleans."

Police searching for 3 men missing since Monday

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 2:10pm

Police are looking for three men who have been missing since Monday evening from the northeastern Utah city of Vernal.

The Latest: Trump considering a White House staff overhaul

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 2:10pm

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8 dead in shooting rampage in Mississippi; suspect arrested

Kevin McGill, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 1:51pm

A man who got into an argument with his estranged wife over their children was arrested in a house-to-house shooting rampage in rural Mississippi that left eight people dead, including his mother-in-law and a sheriff's deputy.

Hyannis to mark centennial of John F. Kennedy's birth

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 1:51pm

Several events will be held in Hyannis to mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of President John F. Kennedy.

Instructor dies, trainee injured in skydiving accident

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 1:40pm

A Louisiana skydiving instructor died Sunday, and his trainee injured, after he lost consciousness during a skydiving jump.

Minneapolis art museum will remove gallows-like sculpture

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 1:31pm

The Walker Art Center in Minneapolis will remove a gallows-like sculpture because of protests from Native Americans who say it brought back painful memories of the mass hanging of 38 Dakota men in 1862.

Woman charged in husband's hospital death dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 1:30pm

A woman charged with killing her husband as he lay in a Florida hospital bed last year has died.

Kushner ties to Russia questioned as Trump blasts media lies

Hope Yen and Vivian Salama, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 12:41pm

Congressional Democrats on Sunday demanded to hear directly from top White House adviser Jared Kushner over allegations of proposed secret back-channel communications with Russia, saying the security clearance of President Donald Trump's son-in-law may need to be revoked.

Texas 'bathroom bill' fading as legislative session wraps up

Will Weissert and Meredith Hoffman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 12:33pm

Texas' legislative session is winding down with a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people all but dead and negotiations to salvage it at a standstill.

Duchesne man killed in fatal crash near Park City

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 12:30pm

Police say a 41-year-old man is dead and a 40-year-old woman is in critical condition after they collided with a semi-truck on Friday.

New lawsuit accuses imprisoned former speaker of sex assault

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 12:23pm

An Illinois man accuses Dennis Hastert in a new lawsuit of sexually assaulting him in bathroom stall when he was a fourth-grader, at least the fifth such allegation against the former House speaker who will soon be released from prison in a hush-money case.

Kazakhstan officials visit Yellowstone National Park

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 12:20pm

Officials in Kazakhstan are looking to Yellowstone National Park and their counterparts in Montana as they work to develop tourism focused on national parks at home.

Trump eyes White House overhaul, outside lawyers and PR team

Jill Colvin and Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 12:01pm

President Donald Trump is considering overhauling his White House staff and bringing back top campaign strategists, frustrated by what he views as his team's inability to contain the burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

Friends recall only nurse killed by hostile fire in Vietnam

Dake Kang, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:52am

Minutes before 6 a.m., Army nurse Martha Green woke with a jolt to a thunderous explosion half a mile away. It was the steamy morning of June 8, 1969, and she was in her bed at Chu Lai base at the height of the Vietnam War.

2 dead, 1 missing after flooding in Branson, Missouri

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:50am

Authorities have recovered two bodies and are searching for a third person after their vehicle was overtaken by floodwaters in Branson, Missouri.

Report: 5 people injured in nightclub shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:50am

Police are investigating a shooting that took place early Sunday morning at a nightclub in south Mississippi.

Nebraska woman dies after being hit by family's moving truck

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:40am

Police say a 48-year-old Nebraska woman died after being hit by a U-Haul truck that rolled out of her own driveway.