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Wisconsin man headed to Arizona for new trial in son's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 1:11pm

A Wisconsin man will voluntarily return to Arizona to be re-tried on allegations he killed his son in 2004.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 1:05pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

DOJ gives Congress new classified documents on Russia probe

Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:59pm

The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after lawmakers had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them.

US House candidate who beat Sanford seriously hurt in wreck

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:53pm

A South Carolina lawmaker who defeated U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford in his re-election bid was seriously injured in a vehicle crash on Friday and will require weeks of recovery and more procedures, a spokesman said.

Houston heart transplant hospital could lose Medicaid funds

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:42pm

A Houston hospital that suspended its renowned heart transplant program for two weeks amid scrutiny following the deaths of two patients could lose federal Medicaid funding.

Sanders says she was told to leave Virginia restaurant

Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:37pm

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Saturday she was booted from a Virginia restaurant because she works for President Donald Trump, becoming the latest administration official to experience a brusque welcome in a public setting.

Arkansas to evaluate river sinkhole where kayaker died

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:36pm

Arkansas has hired a consultant to evaluate a stretch of river where a kayaker was dragged to his death when a rare sinkhole created a whirlpool.

Latino leaders question Census head over citizenship query

Astrid Galvan, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:29pm

Latino elected officials from around the nation questioned the head of the U.S. Census Bureau on Saturday over the proposed addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 survey, denouncing it as a purely political move.

The Latest: Hundreds protest Trump's visit to Nevada

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:23pm

The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Nevada (all times local):

Democratic lawmakers want plan to reunite immigrant families

Will Weissert and Elliot Spagat, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:19pm

After touring a border processing facility on Saturday, Democratic lawmakers said they weren't convinced the Trump administration had any real plan to reunite immigrant children separated from their parents by U.S. border authorities.

The Latest: Latino leaders oppose Census citizenship query

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:49am

The Latest on a conference of Latino elected leaders on adding a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. Census (all times local):

Washington eyes dog to detect invasive mussels on boats

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:34am

The Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife says it plans to use a dog to help check boats and prevent invasive mussels from entering the state.

Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

Amy Taxin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:07am

The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border, a move decried by advocates as a cruel and ineffective attempt to deter families from coming to the United States.

New Hampshire prep school settles with abused former student

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:03am

An elite New Hampshire prep school has agreed to a confidential legal settlement with a former student who was sexually abused by two teachers in the 1970s.

Alabama airman killed in WWII to be buried in Florida

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:01am

An Alabama man who was killed during World War II is being buried in Florida after his remains were identified decades following his death.

Minnesota GOP chair says she faced racism from within party

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:00am

Minnesota Republican Party Chairwoman Jennifer Carnahan says she has been the target of racist and sexist attacks from fellow Republicans.

Alaska city honors Guardsmen killed in crash after '64 quake

Mark Thiessen, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:57am

A month after the second most powerful earthquake ever was recorded, the Alaska port community of Valdez remained in ruins.

No charges for 5 teens who mocked drowning man, didn't help

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:36am

Five Florida teenagers will not be prosecuted after they videotaped and mocked a disabled man as he drowned and didn't help.

Central Idaho city eyes avalanche-zone rental homes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:01am

Officials in the central Idaho town of Ketchum have approved doing an inventory of homes within avalanche zones not engineered to withstand avalanches and discussing the appropriate restrictions as rentals.

Far from Southwest, children of workplace raids await fate

John Seewer, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 8:47am

Two of the largest workplace immigration raids yet under the Trump administration, carried out just weeks apart in Ohio, have upended the lives of hundreds of children caught in the middle.