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  • Associated Press

    Group appeals US judge's Idaho transgender sports ban ruling

    BOISE, Idaho (September 17, 2020) — A conservative Christian group is appealing a federal judge's ruling that temporarily blocked an Idaho law banning men who claim they are women from competing in women’s sports.

  • Associated Press

    300 and counting: Push by feds to arrest violent protesters

    WASHINGTON (September 17, 2020) — In a private call with federal prosecutors across the country, Attorney General William Barr’s message was clear: Aggressively go after violent protesters.

  • Associated Press

    US charges 5 Chinese citizens in global hacking campaign

    WASHINGTON (September 16, 2020) — The Justice Department has charged five Chinese citizens with hacks targeting more than 100 companies and institutions in the United States and elsewhere, including social media and video game companies as well as universities and telecommunications providers, officials said Wednesday.

  • Associated Press

    Arrested Lancaster rioters see bail set at $1M

    LANCASTER, Pennsylvania (September 15, 2020) - Thirteen people arrested in the wake of violent protests Sunday night in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, are now behind bars with bail for seven of them set at $1 million.

  • Associated Press

    LA Sheriff to politicians: Emphasize trust in justice system

    LOS ANGELES (September 14, 2020) — The Los Angeles County sheriff on Monday criticized elected officials, sports figures and civic leaders for “fanning the flames of hatred” as America grapples with racism and police brutality, saying they instead should emphasize trust in the criminal justice system.

  • Associated Press

    Search continues for gunman who shot California deputies

    LOS ANGELES (September 14, 2020) — Authorities were continuing to search Monday for a gunman who walked up to a parked sheriff's squad car and opened fire, critically wounding two Los Angeles County deputies in an ambush recorded on surveillance video.

  • Associated Press

    Florida Supreme Court orders governor to pick new justice

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (September 11, 2020) — Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis must pick a new Supreme Court justice because the judge he picked to fill a high court vacancy is constitutionally ineligible to serve, the court said in an order issued Friday.

  • Associated Press

    Judges:Trump can't exclude illegals from district drawings

    ORLANDO, Fla. (September 11, 2020) — Saying the president had exceeded his authority, a panel of three federal judges on Thursday blocked an order from President Donald Trump that tried to exclude illegal immigrants from being counted when congressional districts are redrawn.

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