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  • Associated Press

    R Kelly defense emerges, including saying accusers are lying

    CHICAGO (March 22, 2019) — R. Kelly yelled through tears in a recent TV interview before an audience numbering in the millions, saying he’s in a fight for his life to disprove sexual abuse charges. That fight will ultimately be waged in court, with the only audience that matters numbering just 12 jurors.

  • Associated Press

    Mueller concludes investigation, submits long-awaited 'Russia probe' report

    WASHINGTON (March 22, 2019) - Attorney General William Barr says he could update Congress as early as this weekend about special counsel Robert Mueller's findings in the Russia investigation.

  • Associated Press

    Muslim terrorist suspects in New Mexico plead not guilty

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (March 21, 2019) — Five people arrested at a ramshackle New Mexico compound where one of the suspect's sons was found dead pleaded not guilty Thursday to federal terrorism-related charges and other counts that their attorneys say the group would not be facing if they weren't Muslims.

  • Associated Press

    Obama judge uses alleged global warming to block drilling

    BILLINGS, Mont. (March 20, 2019) — A judge has blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles in Wyoming and says the government must consider the alleged cumulative climate change impact of leasing broad swaths of U.S. public lands for oil and gas exploration.

  • Associated Press

    Judge tosses charges against mother of kids drowned in SUV

    GREENVILLE, Miss. (March 20, 2019) — A judge has dismissed charges against a 25-year-old Mississippi woman after two of her three children drowned when she left them in a locked car that rolled into a creek.

  • Associated Press

    Iowa sues to shut down national puppy laundering ring

    DES MOINES, Iowa (March 19, 2019) — The Iowa Attorney General's Office is suing to shut down what it describes as a national puppy laundering ring that sells dogs from illegal breeding operations at inflated prices.

  • Associated Press

    Supreme Court rules against criminal immigrants in detention case

    WASHINGTON (March 19, 2019) — The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday against a group of immigrants in a case about the government's power to detain them after they've committed crimes but finished their sentences.

  • Associated Press

    Truck-driving preacher charged with killing Alabama teens

    OZARK, Ala. (March 18, 2019) — A truck-driving preacher charged with killing two Alabama teenagers found shot to death in a car trunk nearly 20 years ago was tied to the slayings through a DNA match uncovered with genetic genealogy testing, authorities said Monday.

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