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Ex-athlete charged with 6 sex assaults awaits rape sentence

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 21st - 11:14pm

A former University of Delaware baseball player accused of sexually assaulting six women awaits sentencing for his rape conviction in the first case to go to trial.

Jury to deliberate in officer’s fatal shooting of black man

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 21st - 11:09pm

An Alabama jury is expected to begin deliberations soon in the trial of a white police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man in 2016.

AG Barr to unveil plan on missing, murdered Native Americans

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 10:55pm

Attorney General William Barr will announce a nationwide plan on Friday to address the crisis of missing and murdered indigenous people as concerns mount over the level of violence they face.

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NYPD cops were partners for 6 months before learning they had something else in common: they're cousins

Leah Asmelash, CNN  |  Updated Nov 21st - 10:45pm

These NYPD officers are partners at work, but they recently found out their connection goes beyond the call of duty — they're also cousins.

Trump pays respects to Army officers killed in Afghanistan

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 10:22pm

President Donald Trump paid respects Thursday to two Army officers who were killed when their helicopter crashed this week in Afghanistan, holding his salute until each of the flag-draped cases containing their remains were returned to their grieving families.

Former Trump adviser undercuts GOP impeachment defenses

Lisa Mascaro, Mary Clare Jalonick and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 10:08pm

A former White House official said Thursday that President Donald Trump’s top European envoy was sent on a “domestic political errand" seeking investigations of Democrats, stunning testimony that dismantled a main line of the president’s defense in the impeachment inquiry.

Snowboarding visionary Jake Burton Carpenter dies at 65

Eddie Pells, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 9:56pm

their dimensions too untested, their riders too unrefined, their dangers all too real — and many wouldn’t allow them to share the slopes with the cultured ski elite in Colorado or California or, heaven forbid, the Swiss Alps.

Federal prosecutors weighing new charges against Trump donor

Jim Mustian, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 9:54pm

Federal prosecutors in New York have informed a major donor to President Donald Trump’s inaugural committee that they intend to charge him with obstruction of justice and failing to register as a foreign agent.

Rep. Stewart takes role of key Trump defender in impeachment inquiry

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 21st - 9:01pm

As Utah’s sole elected official on the Intelligence Committee, Rep. Chris Stewart has had the opportunity to ask questions of every witness interviewed so far.

US-born Bei Bei settles into new home at Chinese panda base

Yanan Wang, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 8:39pm

After an intercontinental flight on the “Panda Express,” a furry American darling arrived early Thursday in his new Chinese home.

Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaways from impeachment

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 8:22pm

President Donald Trump asked a foreign country to investigate a political rival as he enters his re-election campaign. That has been established almost beyond doubt. But Republicans and Democrats agree on little else as they embarked on only the fourth impeachment inquiry in the nation's history.

Jury to deliberate in officer’s fatal shooting of black man

The Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 8:06pm

An Alabama jury is expected to begin deliberations Friday in the trial of a white police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man in 2016.

NY man gets prison for messages to 2 GOP Congress members

The Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 7:44pm

A western New York man convicted of leaving menacing phone messages for two prominent Republican members of Congress was sentenced to five years in prison, prosecutors said Thursday.

The Latest: Atty: Man says messages weren’t meant as threats

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 21st - 7:41pm

The Latest on the sentencing of a New York man convicted of leaving menacing phone messages for two Republican members of Congress (all times local):

Judge gives final approval to Houston-area bail deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 21st - 7:14pm

A federal judge has given final approval to a settlement in a lawsuit over the bail system in Texas' most populous county which ensures that most people accused of misdemeanor offenses don't languish in jail.

Michigan GOP leader uses expletive to call governor ‘crazy’

David Eggert, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 7:07pm

A Republican legislative leader in Michigan apologized Thursday for using an expletive to describe Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as crazy, saying it was “disrespectful and unnecessary.”

The Latest: Jury to deliberate in officer’s murder trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 21st - 7:06pm

The Latest on the murder trial of an Alabama police officer. (all times local):

Garrett’s suspension for helmet attack upheld after appeal

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 6:17pm

Myles Garrett’s goal was to be NFL’s top defensive player this season. He won’t finish it.

Trial rescheduled for man charged with making racist threats

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 21st - 5:53pm

Court officials say the upcoming trial of a white man charged with making racist threats against a black activist in Virginia has been postponed.

Deputies accused of stealing from Dallas store after tornado

The Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 5:46pm

Two Texas sheriff’s deputies accused of stealing items from a Home Depot they were guarding after it was destroyed by a tornado last month have been charged with theft.