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  • Associated Press

    Nearly 400 people used Calif. assisted death law in 2017

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 22, 2018) — California health officials reported Friday that 374 terminally ill people took drugs to end their lives in 2017, the first full year after a law made the option legal.

  • Associated Press

    Another U.S. worker confirmed hurt by mystery Cuba incidents

    WASHINGTON (June 22, 2018) — Medical tests have confirmed that one additional U.S. Embassy worker has been affected by mysterious health incidents in Cuba, the State Department said, bringing the total number to 25.

  • Associated Press

    Charles Krauthammer, prominent conservative voice, has died

    NEW YORK (June 21, 2018) — Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and pundit who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement as he evolved from “Great Society” Democrat to Iraq War cheerleader to denouncer of Donald Trump, died Thursday.

  • Associated Press

    Actor apologizes for his 'vulgar' Barron Trump tweet

    NEW YORK (June 21, 2018) — Peter Fonda apologized Wednesday for a late-night Twitter rant in which he suggested 12-year-old Barron Trump should be ripped from “his mother’s arms and put in a cage with pedophiles.”

  • Associated Press

    Over 100 arrested in another large-scale immigration raid

    TOLEDO, Ohio (June 20, 2018) — More than 100 workers were arrested Tuesday at an Ohio meatpacking plant by federal agents following a yearlong immigration investigation, the second large-scale raid within the state in the past two weeks.

  • Associated Press

    5 charged in 'smuggling scheme' after fatal crash in Texas

    DALLAS (June 19, 2018) — Five people have been charged in a “smuggling scheme” following the fatal crash of an SUV that was fleeing Border Patrol agents and sheriff’s deputies in South Texas, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

  • Associated Press

    Army boots West Point grad who touted communist revolt

    WATERTOWN, N.Y. (June 19, 2018) — The images Spenser Rapone posted on Twitter from his West Point graduation were intentionally shocking: In one, the cadet opens his dress uniform to expose a T-shirt with a blood-red image of socialist icon Che Guevara. In another, he raises his fist and flips his cap to reveal the message: “Communism will win.”

  • Associated Press

    Police identify gunman killed by bystander in Walmart lot

    TUMWATER, Wash. (June 18, 2018) — 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.

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