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Federal grand jury indicts US soldier on terrorism charges

AP US News - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 05:00
HONOLULU (AP) — A federal grand jury in Hawaii has indicted a U.S. soldier for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group. 2017-07-21T23:20:00-04:00 2017-07-22T03:20:43-04:00
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Legal deal pulls money to teach tribal kids native language

AP US News - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 03:00
PHOENIX (AP) — New generations of children growing up in a tiny American Indian tribe in Arizona have lost a key way of learning to speak their native language, and it may not be coming back. 2017-07-21T15:43:00-04:00 2017-07-21T19:43:37-04:00
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Minneapolis police chief resigns after shooting by officer

AP US News - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 01:00
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau resigned Friday at the request of the mayor, who said she lost confidence in the chief after last weekend's fatal police shooting of an unarmed Australian woman who had called 911. 2017-07-21T19:45:00-04:00 2017-07-21T23:45:26-04:00
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Federal grand jury indicts US soldier on terrorism charges

AP US News - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 01:00
HONOLULU (AP) — A federal grand jury in Hawaii indicted a U.S. soldier Friday for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group. 2017-07-21T19:48:00-04:00 2017-07-21T23:48:06-04:00
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Minneapolis police chief resigns after shooting by officer

AP US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:00
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau resigned Friday at the request of the mayor, who said she lost confidence in the chief after last weekend's fatal police shooting of an unarmed Australian woman who had called 911. 2017-07-21T17:57:00-04:00 2017-07-21T21:57:00-04:00
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CenturyLink CEO says disagrees with Minnesota claims

Reuters US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 22:23
(Reuters) - The chief executive of CenturyLink Inc said he disagrees with claims made by the Minnesota Attorney General of not cooperating with the investigation related to a lawsuit on overcharging for internet and cable services.
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Minneapolis police chief resigns in wake of officer shooting

AP US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 22:00
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau resigned Friday at the request of the mayor, who said she lost confidence in the chief following last weekend's shooting death of an unarmed Australian woman by a police officer. 2017-07-21T17:18:00-04:00 2017-07-21T21:18:36-04:00
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Ex-escort gets 16 years for trying to have husband killed

AP US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 20:00
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida escort convicted of trying to hire a hit man to murder her newlywed husband was sentenced Friday to 16 years in prison, perhaps ending a drawn-out case that drew notice for its startling videos and salacious characters. 2017-07-21T14:59:00-04:00 2017-07-21T18:59:44-04:00
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O.J. Simpson will get his freedom, but then what?

AP US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 20:00
LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) — When O.J. Simpson gets out of prison in October for his first taste of freedom in nine years, he will have the mementos he was convicted of stealing in a Las Vegas heist, his guaranteed NFL pension and, with any luck, certain life skills he says he acquired behind bars. 2017-07-21T14:32:00-04:00 2017-07-21T18:32:46-04:00
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Minneapolis police chief resigns in wake of officer shooting

AP US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 20:00
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau resigned Friday at the request of the mayor, who said she lost confidence in the chief following last week's shooting death of an unarmed Australian woman by a police officer. 2017-07-21T15:42:00-04:00 2017-07-21T19:42:55-04:00
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Minneapolis police chief resigns after Australian woman's shooting

Reuters US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 19:39
(Reuters) - Minneapolis police chief Janee Harteau issued her resignation on Friday following the fatal police shooting of an unarmed Australian woman, saying that she did so after "deep reflection."
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U.S. fines American, Delta, Frontier for consumer rule violations

Reuters US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 19:00
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Frontier Airlines, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines have been fined for violating U.S. Transportation Department airline consumer protection rules, the department said on Friday.
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U.S. national monument in Colorado to remain intact

Reuters US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 18:57
DENVER (Reuters) - U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said on Friday that Colorado's Canyons of the Ancients archeological site is no longer on a list of more than two dozen national monuments under review by the Trump administration for possible reduction or elimination.
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Al Qaeda suspect makes first appearance in U.S. federal court

Reuters US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 18:45
(Reuters) - Ali Charaf Damache, an al Qaeda suspect accused by the United States of conspiring to support terrorists, made an initial appearance in a federal court in Philadelphia on Friday following his extradition from Spain, the Justice Department said.
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Ex-escort gets 16 years for trying to have husband killed

AP US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 18:00
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida escort convicted of trying to hire a hit man to murder her newlywed husband was sentenced Friday to 16 years in prison, perhaps ending a drawn-out case that drew notice for its startling videos and salacious characters. 2017-07-21T13:50:00-04:00 2017-07-21T17:50:24-04:00
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O.J. Simpson will get his freedom, but then what?

AP US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 18:00
LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) — When O.J. Simpson gets out of prison in October for his first taste of freedom in nine years, he will have the mementos he was convicted of stealing in a Las Vegas heist, his guaranteed NFL pension and, with any luck, certain life skills he says he acquired behind bars. 2017-07-21T13:45:00-04:00 2017-07-21T17:45:32-04:00
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Minneapolis officials call for chief's ouster after shooting

AP US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 18:00
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau came under pressure from City Council members on Friday in the wake of an officer's fatal shooting of an Australian woman, with some calling for her dismissal. 2017-07-21T13:47:00-04:00 2017-07-21T17:47:05-04:00
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Trump administration seeks to sidestep border wall environmental study: sources

Reuters US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 17:12
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Customs and Border Patrol plans to use a 2005 anti-terror law to sidestep an environmental impact study for a section of President Donald Trump's border wall that will pass through a Texas national refuge for endangered ocelots, according to two government sources familiar with the matter.
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O.J. Simpson will get his freedom, but then what?

AP US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 17:00
LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) — When O.J. Simpson gets out of prison in October for his first taste of freedom in nine years, he will have the mementos he was convicted of stealing in a Las Vegas heist, his guaranteed NFL pension and, with any luck, certain life skills he says he acquired behind bars. 2017-07-21T12:41:00-04:00 2017-07-21T16:41:26-04:00
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Al-Qaida suspect linked to cartoonist plot extradited to US

AP US News - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 17:00
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An al-Qaida suspect linked to a plot to kill a Swedish cartoonist has been extradited to Philadelphia to be tried in civilian court rather than face trial at Guantanamo Bay. 2017-07-21T12:46:00-04:00 2017-07-21T16:46:32-04:00
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