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Pompeo tries rallying foreign leaders in alleged oil attacks

Ellen Knickmeyer, The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 1:58pm

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is reaching out to wary foreign leaders to frame alleged Iranian attacks in a Middle East oil shipping route as a problem for the world at large, especially for Asian countries vitally dependent on that oil.

Trump calls newspaper report on Russia power grid 'treason'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 1:44pm

President Donald Trump has lashed out at The New York Times, saying it engaged in a "virtual act of treason" for a story that said the U.S. was ramping up its cyber-intrusions into Russia's power grid.

$7.5M award upheld for Spokane crash that paralyzed woman

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 1:20pm

Appellate judges in Washington state are upholding a $7.5-million jury award for a woman paralyzed in a motorcycle crash.

Meghan and Harry release Father's Day photo of baby Archie

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 1:15pm

Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex have released a photograph of their 6-week-old son Archie for Father's Day.

Man stuck on avalanche deposit on Utah's Mount Timpanogos

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 12:09pm

Search and rescue teams are working to rescue a man stuck on an avalanche deposit on Utah's Mount Timpanogos.

Father dies trying to rescue his toddler from Minnesota lake

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 12:08pm

Authorities say a father died while trying to save his 3-year-old child who fell from a bridge into a northwestern Minnesota lake.

Schumer urges FAA to require data recorders in helicopters

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 11:33am

The Senate's top Democrat called on the Federal Aviation Administration Sunday to heed warnings from federal safety investigators and require all helicopters be equipped with flight data recorders, commonly known as a "black box."

Google CEO says he wants to reach the next billion users, but has no plans to relaunch in China

Jackie Wattles, CNN Business  |  Posted Jun 16th - 11:12am

Google was met with outrage last year when it was reported that the company may have been looking to get back into the search engine business in China. The company previously left China in protest over its strict censorship policies — which have only grown more strict.

Scores protest outside Florida detention center for kids

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 10:37am

Clutching signs and umbrellas against a drenching downpour, scores of people protested Sunday outside a South Florida facility that has become the nation's biggest location for detaining immigrant children.

Hawaii's stunning Kalalau Trail and Haena State Park reopen

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 10:25am

The popular Kalalau Trail and Haena State Park are reopening on the Hawaiian island of Kauai this week but will have fewer people.

Burglary suspect caught, had machete wound inflicted by boy

Jonathan Drew, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 10:14am

A North Carolina burglary suspect who was fought off by an 11-year-old boy with a machete was caught Sunday, nearly two days after he slipped away from the hospital where he was treated for a head wound. His capture came after a manhunt and finger-pointing about who was to blame for his escape.

A Utah veteran turning 101 gets over 5,000 birthday cards

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 9:40am

When John Frey's family requested 101 birthday cards to celebrate the World War II veteran's 101st birthday in Utah, they were expecting to get 500 at most.

Police: 4 family members shot, killed in West Des Moines

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 9:22am

Relatives discovered the bodies of four family members, including two children, with gunshot wounds at their home in central Iowa, police said.

Summer camp is newest front in battle with measles outbreak

Michael Hill, The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 9:11am

The battle to contain the worst U.S. measles outbreak in 27 years has a new front: summer camp.

Police: Woman shoved dog into lake, watched as it drowned

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 9:04am

Police say a New Hampshire woman is charged with shoving her golden retriever off a dock and standing by while the pet drowned.

4 years in, Trump fondly recalls Trump Tower campaign launch

Jill Colvin and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 8:35am

It was the escalator ride that would change history.

Alabama orders 'chemical castration' of some child molesters

Kim Chandler, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 6:31am

Some Alabama sex offenders who abuse young children will have to undergo "chemical castration" while on parole, under a new law, but the requirement has prompted legal concerns and appears to be rarely used in some states that allow it.

Navajo signs agreement for second phase of buyback program

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 15th - 10:00pm

The Navajo Nation again is trying to consolidate land that has multiple owners within the reservation.

OJ Simpson on Twitter: 'I got a little gettin' even to do'

Linda Deutsch, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 15th - 8:20pm

O.J. Simpson launched a Twitter account with a video post in which the former football star said he's got a "little gettin' even to do."

Notre Dame celebrates 1st Mass since devastating April fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 15th - 7:55pm

The archbishop wore a hard-hat helmet, burnt wood debris was still visible and only about 30 people were let inside, but Notre Dame Cathedral on Saturday held its first Mass since the devastating April 15th fire that ravaged its roof and toppled its masterpiece spire.