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Judge: 6 officers to be tried separately in Freddie Gray case

A Baltimore judge ruled Wednesday there will be separate trials for each of the six police officers charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray.

The ruling represented a small victory for the defendants on a day that Circuit Court Judge Barry...

Scene after vigil for slain Illinois officer

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Police pursue new leads in slaying of Illinois officer

Authorities pursuing suspects in the fatal shooting of an Illinois police officer have made "some progress," Lake County Major Crime Task Force Commander George Filenko told CNN on Wednesday night.

Veterans Administration may have hid long wait times

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307,000 vets died awaiting VA care, report says

Hundreds of thousands of veterans listed in the Department of Veterans Affairs enrollment system died before their applications for care were processed, according to a report issued Wednesday.

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar writes anti-Trump op-ed

Basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar wrote an op-ed in Wednesday's Washington Post outlining the differences between GOP front-runner Donald Trump and Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders.

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Source: Trump likely to rule out independent bid

Donald Trump will meet with Republican National Commitee chairman Reince Priebus Thursday in New York City, one day after party officials began circulating a loyalty pledge that looked squarely aimed at the Republican front-runner.

Trump spokeswoman H...

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Tokyo Olympic logo axed amid plagiarism row

A controversial logo for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has been scrapped amid allegations of plagiarism against designer Kenjiro Sano, the Tokyo Olympics organizing committee has said.

Organizers had defended Sano's stylized "T" as recently as last Friday a...

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Trump: Bush should speak English in the US

Donald Trump took a jab Wednesday at Jeb Bush for using Spanish to dismiss the mogul's conservative credibility.

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Obama busts a move with middle schoolers

President Barack Obama wasn't afraid to bust a move Wednesday.

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Bexar County Sheriff via CNN

Texas police review videos of fatal shooting

A second video shows a Texas man with "something in his hand" before he was fatally shot by deputies, Bexar County Sheriff Susan Pamerleau said Wednesday.

"We believe it was a knife," the sheriff told reporters.

The video, filmed by a neighbor, shows s...

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CNN

Teen shot at dealership had drugs in system

An unarmed college football player had drugs -- including THC and a type of synthetic psychedelic -- in his system when he was shot and killed at a car dealership last month by an Arlington, Texas, police officer, an autopsy released Wednesday shows.

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Day care workers run ‘fight club’

Investigators say two former day care workers in Cranford, New Jersey, encouraged preschoolers and kindergartners to fight each other on the playground. They then recorded the fights and shared hem with their friends.

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European ministers huddle on migrant crisis

A tiny step in dealing with Europe's deadly and massive migrant crisis was attempted Wednesday as Italy, Germany and France sought a united response to the worsening plight of millions of refugees.

Foreign ministers Paolo Gentiloni of Italy, Frank-Wa...

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Dinosaur fossil unearthed

A Montana crew carves out its latest dinosaur fossil discovery.

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President busts a move with Alaska students

President Barack Obama dances with middle school kids in Alaska on Wednesday.

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Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka charged in cold case slaying

James Snuka, who rose to fame in the 1980s as professional wrestler Jimmy "Superfly…

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Atlas V rocket slices through morning sky

Atlas V rocket launched from Cape Canaveral this morning, to deliver Navy…

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Illinois officer remembered as optimist, dear friend

Joe Gliniewicz remembered as optimist in every situation.

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Fox Lake dispatch: Officer down

Dispatch audio released in deadly Illinois police shooting.

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A to Z: Back to school

Make sure your child is ready to head back to class. Here are 26 items your student…

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From book to blockbuster

Hollywood had been mining bookshelves for ideas for years -- and film audiences…

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Take a tour of top national parks

The National Park Service turned 98 years old on Monday. Learn more about some of…

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The British Open: The tale of Tiger Woods

The British Open takes place from July 15 through July 19. It is one of the PGA's…

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Guide: Sending your child to summer camp

Every year, parents send their children off to more than 12,000 day and overnight…

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Fox News anchor suing over rodent toy

A plastic hamster is raising the ire of a Fox News anchor, who said the toy,…

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Man sends nude selfie to HR rep who offered job

A 23-year-old from Chicago reportedly sent nude pictures of himself to the…

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Police: 2 ate meal, took selfies on boat while family slept

Police say two people were arrested after breaking into a boat in Connecticut to eat…

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New Star Wars toys go on sale on Force Friday

Don't underestimate the Force ... or the power of its galactic marketing machine.

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Taylor Swift channeling colonialism?

While many fans are talking about the steamy chemistry between Taylor Swift and…

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Disney favorite Dean Jones dies at 84

Dean Jones, star of such Disney classics as "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug,"…

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Obama condemns climate change deniers

Seeking to lend urgency to his climate agenda, President Barack Obama warned Monday…

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Obama to rename tallest U.S. peak

To hear the White House describe Alaska, the state has become the canary in the…

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Jellyfish 'invading' Med through Suez Canal

Swarms of stinging jellyfish have invaded the beaches of Israel and the eastern…

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Southwest diverts flight; 6 passengers detained

A Southwest Airlines flight from San Diego to Chicago was diverted to Amarillo,…

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Can AirBnB take on the Hilton?

With over a million listings in 190 countries, Airbnb already offers up more rooms…

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Airline passenger chugs bottle of cognac at security gate

An air traveler in China chugged an entire bottle of pricey cognac before attempting…

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