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Police: Man arrested for climbing White House barrier

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 8:51pm

A man has been arrested after climbing over a security barrier at the White House and dropping a backpack on the south side of the property.

School honoring Confederate general to be renamed for Obama

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 8:44pm

A Virginia city is rebranding its only school named after a Confederate general to honor the United States' first black president.


Unapologetic Trump digs in on immigration despite outrage

Zeke Miller and Kevin McGill, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 8:36pm

An unapologetic President Donald Trump defended his administration's border-protection policies Monday in the face of rising national outrage over the forced separation of migrant children from their parents. Calling for tough action against illegal immigration, Trump declared the U.S. "will not be a migrant camp" on his watch.

Police: 3 men fatally shot at Bloomington apartment building

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:57pm

Bloomington, Illinois police say three people are dead and a fourth was wounded in a shooting at an apartment building in the city.

Death, washed-out roads amid flooding in Upper Midwest

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:54pm

Widespread flooding in the Upper Midwest was blamed for at least one death in Wisconsin, while disaster declarations were issued Monday in northern Michigan after flash-flooding washed out roads, damaged businesses and caused dozens of sinkholes.

Acting drug enforcement chief set to retire at end of month

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:40pm

A spokeswoman for the Drug Enforcement Administration says the agency's acting administrator will be retiring at the end of June.

Police identify gunman killed by bystander in Walmart lot

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:18pm

Tim Day has been identified as the armed suspect killed by a bystander Sunday in a Walmart parking lot in Washington state, police said Monday.

Ex-CIA worker charged with disclosing classified information

Larry Neumeister, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:17pm

A former CIA employee was charged Monday with stealing classified national defense information from the agency that emerged publicly in March 2017, when WikiLeaks began releasing some of the CIA's hacking tools.

Pentagon suspends August military drills with South Korea

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:02pm

The Pentagon on Monday formally suspended a major military exercise planned for August with South Korea, a much-anticipated move stemming from President Donald Trump's nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Firefighters suspended for making porn at firehouse

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:00pm

Two firefighters in Ohio have been suspended for making pornographic videos at a firehouse.

Radio host's attorney speaks out on road rage incident

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 6:58pm

An attorney for a Tennessee radio host says he's disputing adverse publicity in a road rage incident where his client was accused of striking a vehicle with a tomahawk-style weapon and shot.

Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report

Eric Tucker and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 6:50pm

The FBI is determined to not repeat any of the mistakes identified in a harshly critical watchdog report on the handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation, Director Chris Wray said Monday at a congressional hearing at which he repeatedly sought to distance himself from his predecessor.

Family says W. Virginia hospital gave them the wrong baby

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 6:50pm

A family says they held the wrong baby for nearly two hours days after his birth at a West Virginia hospital.

Maryland county settles lawsuit with transgender teen

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 6:32pm

A Maryland county board of education has settled a lawsuit with a transgender teen that it tried to block from using certain locker rooms.

Judge orders restrictions for 'Diesel Brothers' stars

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 5:41pm

Stars of the Discovery Channel show "Diesel Brothers" have been ordered not to modify vehicles in ways that could lead to greater pollution.

City plans independent probe of Minneapolis sedation cases

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 5:38pm

Minneapolis officials said Monday they plan an independent investigation of a city report that its police officers have repeatedly asked medical responders to sedate people with the powerful tranquilizer ketamine.

Prosecutor clears 2 who killed Oklahoma restaurant shooter

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 4:38pm

A prosecutor announced Monday he has cleared two people who fatally shot a man who wounded three others after opening fire at an Oklahoma City restaurant during the dinnertime rush.

King and queen of Spain wrap up visit to San Antonio

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 4:36pm

Spain's King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia visited a museum exhibit featuring Spanish masterpieces on Monday as they wrapped up their visit to San Antonio.

Protesters burn Mississippi flag, say it symbolizes racism

Jeff Amy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 4:36pm

A group of about 30 demonstrators on Monday burned a Mississippi state flag, saying it symbolizes the racism at the heart of the state's problems with poverty, education and health care.