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Navy vessel relocating in Indiana for D-Day 75th anniversary

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 6:20am

A restored World War II naval vessel will move to a more prominent location along the Ohio River in Evansville in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

Missouri teenager fatally struck by train on railroad bridge

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 6:12am

A 15-year-old girl Missouri girl died when she was struck by a train after she and friends climbed a train trestle to jump into a creek.

Funeral to honor Wisconsin firefighter who died in shootout

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 6:00am

A Wisconsin fire chief is encouraging citizens to line a funeral procession route to honor a firefighter killed in the line of duty last week.

The Latest: Alabama gunman hunted; 1 officer dead, 2 wounded

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:39am

The Latest on shootings of police officers in Auburn, Alabama (all times local):

Sheriff: Dad, thinking intruder, fatally shoots his daughter

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:13am

Authorities in South Carolina say a Greenville man mistook his daughter for a potential intruder and killed her.

Manhunt: Alabama gunman killed 1 officer, wounded 2 more

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 4:12am

Authorities in Alabama are searching for a man they say killed one Auburn police officer and wounded two others.

Trial set to begin in case targeting Virginia abortion laws

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 1:37am

A trial is set to begin in a lawsuit filed by women's health groups seeking to overturn restrictions on abortion providers in Virginia.

Bond reduction denied for woman accused of torturing toddler

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 1:33am

A West Virginia judge has declined to reduce bail for a Fairmont woman accused of locking her 3-year-old son in a closet, torturing him and depriving him of food and water.

Georgia man's sexual extortion case to go before grand jury

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 11:39pm

A grand jury is set to hear the case of a Georgia man accused of threatening to share explicit photos of several Alabama women if the women didn't meet him for sex.

Incoming Chicago mayor has path to historic police reforms

Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 10:14pm

Lori Lightfoot is coming into the Chicago mayor's office pledging to overhaul the city's police force.

In defining consent, there's a gap between the law, culture

Jocelyn Noveck, Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 10:12pm

It may sound simple: You either consent to sexual activity or you don't.

It's not just soda: Drinking too much fruit juice linked to premature death risk

Susan Scutti, CNN  |  Posted May 19th - 8:03pm

Many sugar-sweetened beverages have little to no nutritional value and lots of calories, and their harmful health effects have been well-documented. Now, a study links drinking too many sugary beverages — and even 100 percent natural fruit juices — to an increased risk of early death.

China's ban on scrap imports a boon to US recycling plants

Mary Esch, Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 6:47pm

The halt on China's imports of wastepaper and plastic that has disrupted U.S. recycling programs has also spurred investment in American plants that process recyclables.

Alaska man given Coast Guard medal years after girl's rescue

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 6:10pm

An Alaska man has received the U.S. Coast Guard's second-highest civilian honor for saving a girl from drowning when they were both children more than 20 years ago, a report said.

Graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt

Errin Haines Whack, Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 5:01pm

A billionaire technology investor and philanthropist says he will provide grants to wipe out the student debt of the entire graduating class at Morehouse College - an estimated $40 million.

Hundreds protest Alabama abortion ban: 'My body, my choice!'

Kim Chandler, Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 4:05pm

Hundreds of demonstrators marched to the Alabama Capitol on Sunday to protest the state's newly approved abortion ban, chanting "my body, my choice!" and "vote them out!"

Temple memorial to Florida shooting victims is set ablaze

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 1:01pm

A wooden temple built as a memorial to the 17 victims of a Florida high school mass shooting was set ablaze Sunday in a symbolic gesture of healing.

Oprah gives $500,000 to high school after-school program

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 12:50pm

Oprah Winfrey announced she's giving $500,000 to an initiative at a New Jersey high school that's aimed at keeping kids off the streets.

Woman passenger dies after vehicle hits horse in Utah County

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 12:37pm

Utah County authorities say a woman is dead after the vehicle she was riding in hit a horse.