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Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Pennsylvania

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 6:21pm

Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Pennsylvania.

Donald Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Rhode Island

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 6:18pm

Donald Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Rhode Island.

Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Rhode Island

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 6:17pm

Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Rhode Island.

Helicopter crashes onto Northern California hillside

Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 6:14pm

A helicopter with possibly three people on board crashed onto a hillside next to a Northern California freeway on Tuesday, igniting a small fire and knocking out power to about 38,000 utility customers, authorities said.

Former exec pleads guilty to bribing son's way into college

William J. Kole, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 6:07pm

A former technology executive pleaded guilty Tuesday to paying $300,000 to bribe his son's way into Georgetown University as a tennis recruit — even though the son didn't play tennis.

Contract Alaska pipeline worker mauled by black bear

Becky Bohrer, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 5:22pm

A contract worker for the trans-Alaska pipeline system was mauled by a bear and seriously injured while running on a public road near a pump station, a spokesperson for the pipeline operator said Tuesday.

Donald Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Indiana

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 5:00pm

Donald Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Indiana.

Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Indiana

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 5:00pm

Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Indiana.

Fed lawyer: COVID-19 at federal jail worse than reported

Larry Neumeister, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 4:55pm

The true number of COVID-19 infections among inmates at Manhattan’s federal lockup was likely about seven times what the Bureau of Prisons has previously publicly reported, a government lawyer conceded Tuesday.

Vegas officer on life support after attack during protests

Michelle L. Price and Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 4:41pm

A police officer was on life support Tuesday after being shot during a protest on the Las Vegas Strip, the latest in a handful of attacks on police amid demonstrations across the country over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis.

Report: Rutgers softball needs change, but not discipline

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 4:15pm

A law firm released a report Tuesday on allegations of physical and emotional abuse in Rutgers University's softball program that described inappropriate behavior by coaches and a lack of communication on the part of administrators but stopped short of recommending discipline.

John Prine's wife urges Tennessee to expand absentee voting

Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 3:25pm

The wife of singer-songwriter John Prine, who died from complications of COVID-19, urged lawmakers Tuesday to expand absentee voting so Tennesseans would not have to put their health at risk to exercise their right to vote.

Curfews give sweeping powers to cops, but are often flouted

Jeffrey Collins and Michael Sisak, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 3:00pm

Hundreds of cities have imposed curfews to keep the peace during a week of violent unrest across the U.S., employing a tactic that gives law enforcement sweeping arrest powers but is frequently flouted and criticized as being unconstitutional.

California panel orders judge removed for sexual misconduct

Janie Har, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 2:36pm

A California agency tasked with disciplining judges has ordered an appellate court justice removed from office because of years of misconduct, including unwanted touching of women and undignified behavior.

Los Angeles police have arrested 2,700 people since protests began; more than 1,000 taken into custody on Monday

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 2:15pm

Los Angeles police have arrested 2,700 people since protests began; more than 1,000 taken into custody on Monday.

Teens at Dallas cafe make meal kits for needy amid COVID-19

Jamie Stengle, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 2:04pm

Chef Chad Houser opened his downtown Dallas restaurant five years ago to help give teens coming out of juvenile detention stability, and a push toward success.

Groups condemn detainment of journalists in Atlanta protests

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 1:58pm

Journalism organizations are condemning authorities' detainment of two journalists who were covering protests in Atlanta.

Social media, music world go dark for Black Out Tuesday

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 1:51pm

Though Black Out Tuesday was originally organized by the music community, the social media world also went dark in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, joining voices around the world outraged by the killings of black people in the U.S.

Mark Zuckerberg tries to explain his inaction on Trump posts to outraged staff

Donie O'Sullivan and Brian Fung, CNN  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 1:29pm

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sought on Tuesday to ease employee outrage over his inaction on incendiary remarks recently posted by President Donald Trump.