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Legal battle over removed Confederate statue continues

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:47am

Although a Confederate monument no longer stands in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, the legal war over its fate wages on.

Trump says release of full Mueller report 'wouldn't bother me at all,' says decision up to the Justice Department

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:37am

Trump says release of full Mueller report 'wouldn't bother me at all,' says decision up to the Justice Department.

The Latest: Israel 'responding forcefully' to rocket attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:19am

The Latest on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to Washington (all times local):

Trump signs proclamation formally recognizing Israel's sovereignty over Golan Heights, reversing decades of US policy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:17am

Trump signs proclamation formally recognizing Israel's sovereignty over Golan Heights, reversing decades of US policy.

Parkland community worried after 2 survivors' suicides

Terry Spencer and Kelli Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:07am

The community of Parkland, Florida, is focusing attention on its suicide prevention programs after two survivors of the Florida high school massacre killed themselves in a week.

The Latest: Trump says report release 'wouldn't bother' him

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 9:57am

The Latest on Congress and the special counsel's Russia investigation (all times local):

Texas officer wins appeal of dismissal over feces sandwich

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 9:30am

A San Antonio police officer who was fired after colleagues accused him of trying to give a homeless man a sandwich containing dog feces has won his appeal but hasn't been reinstated.

Ousted GOP congresswoman running to take back Georgia seat

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 9:01am

A former Republican congresswoman says she's running in 2020 to try to win back the Georgia seat she lost last fall.

Unions in court over laws limiting Wisconsin governor, AG

Todd Richmond, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:53am

Laws passed by the Republican-controlled Wisconsin Legislature during a lame-duck session in December that weakened powers of the Democratic governor and attorney general were back before a circuit judge Monday, less than a week after another judge struck them down as unconstitutional.

US experts revisit breast implant safety after new concerns

Matthew Perrone, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:41am

U.S. medical authorities are revisiting the safety of breast implants used by millions of American women, the latest review in a multi-decade debate about their health effects.

Lawyer: Suspect in mob boss killing affected by hate speech

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:38am

A lawyer for a man suspected of killing a reputed New York mob boss says hate speech and right-wing conspiracy websites are to blame for recent changes in the man's behavior.

Texas students return to school following petrochemical fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:29am

Students are returning to school in an area southeast of Houston after a fire at a petrochemical storage facility prompted several days of canceled classes.

Facebook Live post nets wiretapping guilty plea for student

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:22am

A Maryland university student has pleaded guilty to illegally wiretapping a congressional staffer and putting the conversation on Facebook Live without consent.

The Latest: Wisconsin governor hopes to fill posts quickly

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:22am

The Latest on challenges to Wisconsin Republicans' lame-duck laws limiting Democratic Gov. Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul's powers (all times local):

Survey: Business economists see slowdown in growth this year

Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:21am

The nation's business economists foresee a sharp slowdown in U.S. economic growth over the next two years, in sharp contrast to the Trump administration's predictions that growth will accelerate this year and next.

New Jersey comes down to wire on legalizing recreational pot

Mike Catalini, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:15am

A vote to legalize recreational marijuana in New Jersey is hours away Monday, but the governor and legislative leaders are still courting lawmakers.

Long-awaited video service expected from Apple on Monday

Michael Liedtke and Tali Arbel  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:01am

Apple is expected to announce Monday that it’s launching a video service that could compete with Netflix, Amazon and cable TV itself.

Mueller report reprieve becomes Trump's re-election weapon

Jonathan Lemire and Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 7:59am

For President Donald Trump, the fight over the "witch hunt" is only just beginning.

Racist Instagram post about HBCU sparks Wake Forest probe

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 7:49am

Wake Forest University officials have condemned an Instagram post that suggested the North Carolina school build a wall to separate it from a historically black public university in the same city.

Pence: Gaza attack shows Hamas can't be partner for peace

Matthew Lee and Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 7:39am

President Donald Trump signed a proclamation on Monday recognizing Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights, reversing more than a half-century of U.S. policy.