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'Abortion reversal' bill clears Indiana panel for 2nd time

Darcy Costello, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:54am

An Indiana House panel on Tuesday approved an amended version of a measure that would require abortion providers to give women considering drug-induced abortions information on stopping the procedure midway through — even though that process is scientifically disputed.

Autopsy set for Russian ambassador to UN after sudden death

Jennifer Peltz and Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:44am

The city medical examiner was expected to perform an autopsy Tuesday on Russia's ambassador to the United Nations, who died a day earlier after falling ill at his office at Russia's U.N. mission.

Dozens of headstones toppled at Jewish cemetery in Missouri

Jim Salter, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:44am

Vandals have damaged or tipped over as many as 200 headstones at a Jewish cemetery in suburban St. Louis, leaving the region's Jewish community shaken and anxious.

Levee fixed in California's central valley, evacuation stays

Kristin J. Bender, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:44am

An evacuation order remains in place Tuesday morning though San Joaquin County crews have stabilized a breached levee and at least temporarily halted the leak.

DC panda fans bam-boo-hoo as US-born cub leaves for China

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:44am

The National Zoo in Washington has said its final goodbye to its panda cub Bao Bao.

The Latest: Portion of Sierra highway in danger of collapse

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:40am

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US to increase number of immigrants targeted for deportation

Alicia A. Caldwell, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:40am

The Homeland Security Department is greatly expanding the number of people living in the U.S. illegally who are considered a deportation priority.

Supreme Court seems split in case of boy's death near border

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:26am

The Supreme Court appears to be evenly divided about the right of Mexican parents to use American courts to sue a U.S. Border Patrol agent who fired across the U.S.-Mexican border and killed their teenage son.

Police probing death of Charlotte teen shot at house party

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:26am

Authorities in North Carolina are investigating the death of an 18-year-old high school student shot after an argument at a Charlotte house party.

Utah boy killed in remote snowmobile crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:26am

Police say a 12-year-old Utah boy is dead after a collision during a snowmobiling trip.

DC eagle pair lays first egg of season at National Arboretum

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:14am

An eagle egg has landed at the National Arboretum.

Massachusetts police end visits to schools to greet kids

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:10am

A Massachusetts police department's program that sent officers into elementary schools one day a week to greet and high-five students has been ended because some people complained.

The Latest: Autopsy to be performed on Russian UN ambassador

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:10am

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The Latest: Autopsy to be performed on Russian UN ambassador

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:00am

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Bill would bring Tubman statue to US Capitol Building

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:00am

Maryland's U.S. senators are sponsoring legislation to bring a statue of Harriet Tubman to the U.S. Capitol Building.

Delaware prison warden placed on leave after inmate uprising

Randall Chase, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 8:52am

The warden of a Delaware prison where inmates staged an uprising and hostage taking in which a prison guard was killed has been placed on leave.

Graffiti found at 3 popular monuments in Washington, DC

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 8:45am

The National Park Service says graffiti has been found at the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument and the World War II Memorial.

Police: Newly freed gang member killed California officer

Robert Jablon, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 8:35am

Two suburban Los Angeles police officers thought they were helping a driver after a car crash.

Supreme Court rejects Alabama death row appeal

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 8:35am

The Supreme Court is freeing Alabama to try again to execute a convicted killer who has been on death row for more than 30 years.

The Latest: Trump denounces threats against Jewish centers

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 8:30am

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