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US Navy welcomes 1st Black female Tactical Aircraft pilot

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 7:45pm

The U.S. Navy has welcomed its first Black female Tactical Aircraft pilot.

Donald Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Louisiana

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 7:09pm

Donald Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Louisiana.

Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Louisiana

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 7:07pm

Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Louisiana.

2 officers, suspect killed in Texas border town shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 6:32pm

Two police officers were shot and killed Saturday by a suspect who later fatally shot himself in a South Texas border town after responding to a domestic disturbance call, authorities said.

Authorities say shootout in south Texas border town leaves 2 police officers dead, suspect wounded

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 6:26pm

Authorities say shootout in south Texas border town leaves 2 police officers dead, suspect wounded.

Protesters demand reopening of Delaware police shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 5:30pm

Dozens of people marched Saturday in Wilmington to demand the reopening of the case in the 2015 fatal police shooting of a Black man in a wheelchair.

Child recovering after being shot 4 times during drive-by

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 5:09pm

A 9-year-old who was shot four times Wednesday night in Atlanta has undergone surgery and is recovering, his mother said Saturday.

7-Eleven Day is canceled this year, meaning no free Slurpees

Alicia Lee, CNN  |  Posted Jul 11th - 4:41pm

It's a sad day for Slurpee lovers everywhere.

Trump wears mask in public for first time during pandemic

Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 3:43pm

President Donald Trump wore a mask during a visit to a military hospital on Saturday, the first time the president has been seen in public with the type of facial covering recommended by health officials as a precaution against spreading or becoming infected by the novel coronavirus.

Fire destroys much of 249-year-old church in California

Marcio Sanchez and Daisy Nguyen, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 12:30pm

A fire early Saturday destroyed the rooftop and most of the interior of a Catholic church in California that was undergoing renovation to mark its upcoming 250th anniversary celebration.

Supreme Court vacates 4 more sentences after Oklahoma ruling

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 12:23pm

A Native American man convicted in Oklahoma of first-degree murder and another who pleaded guilty to manslaughter had their convictions vacated because the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that much of the eastern part of the state remains a reservation on which tribal members are subject to federal and tribal law, not state law.

UNC commission recommends re-naming 4 campus buildings

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 11:26am

A commission at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has voted in favor of a recommendation to rename four campus buildings that currently have ties to slaveholders or white supremacists.

Police execute search warrant at home of gun-toting couple

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 11:19am

Authorities executed a search warrant at the St. Louis mansion of a white couple whose armed defense of their home during a recent racial injustice protest drew widespread attention, their attorney confirmed Saturday.

'A multisystem disease': How coronavirus affects the entire body

Maggie Fox, CNN  |  Posted Jul 11th - 9:58am

Coronavirus damages not only the lungs, but the kidneys, liver, heart, brain and nervous system, skin and gastrointestinal tract, doctors said Friday in a review of reports about Covid-19 patients.

Pistons' onetime home, the Palace of Auburn Hills, torn down

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 9:39am

One of Michigan's most beloved sports and entertainment venues was turned into rubble on Saturday with a series of controlled explosions.

Johns Hopkins sues to block rule on international students

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 9:33am

Johns Hopkins University has filed a lawsuit seeking to block the Trump administration's decision to make international students leave the U.S. if they intend to take classes entirely online starting this fall.

Conservation groups upset by North Cascades grizzly decision

Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 9:02am

The forested mountains in and around North Cascades National Park in north central Washington state have long been considered prime habitat for threatened grizzly bears, so environmental groups are upset the Trump administration scrapped plans to reintroduce the apex predators there.

US coronavirus deaths take a long-expected turn for the worse

Mike Stobbe and Nicky Forster, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 8:45am

A long-expected upturn in U.S. coronavirus deaths has begun, driven by fatalities in states in the South and West, according to data on the pandemic.

Alums giving LSU scores: 'Rocky,' 'The Right Stuff,' more

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 8:32am

The Oscar- and Emmy Award-winning composer who wrote scores for movies including “Rocky,” “The Right Stuff” and “The Karate Kid” is giving them to Louisiana State University.