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

Darcy Costello, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:28am

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.

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.

Trump denounces 'horrible' threats against Jewish centers

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 9:14am

President Donald Trump on Tuesday denounced recent threats against Jewish community centers as "horrible" and "painful" and said more must be done "to root out hate and prejudice and evil."

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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Progress made on reducing Yellowstone bison herd

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 8:07am

Wildlife managers estimate that more than 570 Yellowstone National Park bison have been killed so far this winter.

School district teams with Sandy Hook mom to teach empathy

Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 8:07am

Nelba Marquez-Greene believes the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, which killed her 6-year-old daughter, could have been avoided if more had been done years earlier to address the social isolation and mental health problems of the shooter, Adam Lanza.

Funeral planned for teen whose remains found last year

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 8:07am

A funeral is planned for a North Carolina teen whose remains were found in South Carolina last year.

High court rejects appeal from ex-NYC councilman

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 8:06am

The Supreme Court has declined to disturb the conviction of former New York City councilman Daniel Halloran on bribery and fraud charges.

Leaving hate behind: Ex-extremists quit groups, help others

Jay Reeves, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 21st - 8:00am

The Celtic cross tattoo on Shannon Martinez's leg gives away her past.