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Official: Los Angeles officer had dozens of illegal guns

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 8:51pm

A Los Angeles police officer who was arrested last week and suspected of having sex with a teenage cadet had dozens of illegal guns in his home, a law enforcement official said Monday.

Judge suspends all Iraqi deportations in US for 2 weeks

Ed White, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 8:41pm

A federal judge on Monday temporarily suspended the deportation of 1,400 Iraqi nationals in the U.S. while he determines whether his court is the proper place to consider their fears of physical harm if they're kicked out of the country.

Georgia man charged in teen girl's rape avoids prison

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 8:30pm

A Georgia man will avoid prison after pleading guilty to statutory rape of a 13-year-old girl he was initially charged with raping.

The Latest: Judge puts national freeze on Iraqi deportations

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 8:10pm

The Latest on a legal challenge to the U.S. government's plan to deport 1,400 Iraqi nationals (all times local):

4 pedestrians, including infant, struck by car in New York

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:50pm

Authorities in New York say four pedestrians, including an infant in a stroller and a child, were injured when they were struck by a car while walking along the shoulder of a road in a busy shopping area.

The Latest: Evacuations ordered for fire on California coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:30pm

The Latest on a major wildfire burning in Utah and others burning across the U.S. West. (all times local):

No immediate ruling on fate of Texas' 'sanctuary cities' law

Paul J. Weber, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:53pm

A federal judge Monday questioned the reach of a new Texas "sanctuary cities" law supported by the Trump administration but that four of the nation's largest cities, some police chiefs and immigrant-rights groups are trying to stop taking effect in September.

No charges filed in police shooting of mentally ill man

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:53pm

Investigators have found no criminal wrongdoing in the police killing of a mentally ill, knife-wielding black man last week by officers in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

No bond for suspect in N. Carolina teen's disappearance

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:43pm

A man was denied bail Monday in the case of a North Carolina teenager who was found in a Georgia home Saturday after disappearing more than a year ago.

Hurricane Dora moving away from Mexico's southwest coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:32pm

Hurricane Dora strengthened off Mexico's Pacific coast on Monday, but posed little threat as it spun out into the ocean away from land.

Q&A: Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel ban

Gene Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:32pm

On again, off again, off again, off again and now, partly back on: That's the peculiar route of President Donald Trump's travel ban after a Supreme Court decision Monday allowing a limited version to take effect.

Poll: Scant global confidence in Trump on foreign affairs

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:19pm

The reviews from around the globe are in and they show scant confidence outside the United States in President Donald Trump's ability to do the right thing on international affairs, with fewer than 3 in 10 respondents expressing confidence, according to a Pew Research Center survey of attitudes toward Trump in more than three dozen countries.

2 GOP lawmakers take seats after special election wins

Andrew Taylor, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:16pm

The Republican winner of the most expensive House race ever took her seat representing Atlanta's outskirts Monday evening, along with a South Carolina Republican who claimed a narrower-than-expected victory to retain a strongly Republican seat.

Trump, Modi exchange hugs during Rose Garden statements

Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:16pm

So much for handshakes. President Donald Trump found out Monday that India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a hugger.

The Latest: 1st day of testimony over in Joe Arpaio's trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:16pm

The Latest on the trial of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio (all times local):

Trump and Modi exchange hugs, herald stronger US-India ties

Matthew Pennington and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 5:53pm

Hugging outside the White House Monday, President Donald Trump and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi heralded an increasingly close strategic partnership as the U.S. branded a top militant from neighboring Pakistan as a "global terrorist."

Montana woman mauled to death by dogs

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 5:53pm

A Montana woman suffered fatal injuries when she was mauled by two dogs over the weekend.

Bombs found in Montana home linked to bank robberies

Matt Volz, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 5:42pm

Federal agents found homemade bombs in the Montana home of a man they suspect is the "AK-47 Bandit," who is wanted for a string of bank robberies and is accused of shooting at a Kansas state trooper, according to authorities and court documents filed Monday.

Increased bear maulings puzzle Alaska wildlife officials

Rachel D'Oro, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 5:42pm

Two more Alaskans were mauled by bears over the weekend, bringing the number of bear attacks in the state to four in less than a week, including two fatalities.