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Oklahoma home invasion shooting: Suspected getaway driver arrested More

The woman accused of acting as the getaway driver for three would-be burglars shot and killed by a homeowner's son in Oklahoma was arrested, law enforcement officials announced late Monday. More

Tennessee

Man sentenced to 40 years overall in Memphis officer killing

A judge has sentenced a man to a total of 40 years in prison on charges stemming from the fatal shooting of a Memphis police officer.

Florida

Fake doctor gets 10 years for bogus, deadly butt injections

A judge has imposed a 10-year prison sentence on a South Florida transgender woman who performed illegal buttocks-enhancements, injecting her clients with toxic materials including tire sealant and ...

Europe

University founded by Soros says targeted by new Hungary law

Central European University says government-proposed amendments to Hungary's law on higher education "would make it impossible to continue its operations" in Budapest, its home for over 25 ...

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EDUCATION

Girl stabs another student at Florida high school

Police are investigating after a 15-year-old girl stabbed another student during an altercation at a Florida high school. ...

Missouri

Missouri governor says Trump might intervene on Real ID Act

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens said Tuesday that President Donald Trump may be considering whether to halt or delay a federal identification requirement that could soon prevent residents from Missouri ...

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Illegal Immigrants

Maryland rape case: Defense claims girl texted suspect about sex, sent explicit images

Defense attorneys for one of the illegal immigrants accused of raping a 14-year-old girl in a high school bathroom in Rockville, Md., have claimed that the accuser agreed to have sex with the ...

Marco Contreras, 41, right, is embraced by his mother, Maria Contreras, as his lawyers cheer following a Los Angeles court hearing during which he was declared factually innocent in Los Angeles on Tuesday, March 28, 2017. Contreras, whose attempted-murder conviction was tossed by a California judge, walked free Tuesday after 20 years in prison. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes) Marco Contreras, 41, right, is embraced by his mother, Maria Contreras, as his lawyers cheer following a Los Angeles court hearing during which he was declared factually innocent in Los Angeles on Tuesday, March 28, 2017. Contreras, whose attempted-murder conviction was tossed by a California judge, walked free Tuesday after 20 years in prison. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

California

Man exonerated for attempted murder free after 20 years

A man whose attempted-murder conviction was tossed by a California judge walked free Tuesday after 20 years in prison.

VIDEO

What should you do with your tax refund?

Most economists say if you have credit card debt, pay it off

Tennessee

Tennessee judge faces federal corruption charges

A Tennessee judge who was investigated after allegations that he helped a woman with her legal troubles in exchange for sex is facing bribery and other federal charges.

U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officers alongside Coast Guard personnel prepare to offload cocaine from the Coast Guard Cutter James, Tuesday, March 28, 2016, at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.  The drugs were seized along Central and South America by the U.S. Coast Guard and the HMCS Saskatoon, which joined the operation in February.  (Joe Cavaretta/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP) U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officers alongside Coast Guard personnel prepare to offload cocaine from the Coast Guard Cutter James, Tuesday, March 28, 2016, at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.  The drugs were seized along Central and South America by the U.S. Coast Guard and the HMCS Saskatoon, which joined the operation in February.  (Joe Cavaretta/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)

Drugs

Coast Guard seizes 16 tons of cocaine worth over $400M in Pacific

Officials from the U.S. Coast Guard unveiled the result of a series of massive drug busts over a 26-day period at a Florida port Tuesday which netted 16 tons of cocaine.

Homicide

Woman gets 19 years in prison for toddler daughter's death

A suburban New York woman has been sentenced to 19 years in prison for killing her 14-month-old daughter, who was found lifeless in a playpen with her arms sticking up in the air and may have been ...

VIDEO

Executive order rolls back Obama environmental regulations

FBN's Blake Burman reports from the White House

CRIME

Top Turkish bank executive arrested in multimillion-dollar pro-Iran bank fraud

A senior executive at one of Turkey’s most established state-owned banks was arrested in the United States on Monday in connection with a scheme to evade trade sanctions on nuclear Iran -- ramping up ...

New York

Woman gets 19 years in prison for toddler daughter's death

A suburban New York woman has been sentenced to 19 years in prison for killing her 14-month-old daughter, who was found lifeless in a playpen with her arms sticking up in the air and may have been ...

EXECUTIVE

Executive Order Promoting Energy Independence & Economic Growth

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows:

US

North Carolina: All lawyers must reveal innocence evidence

North Carolina has become the first state in the nation to require not only prosecutors but also attorneys in private practice to reveal any evidence of innocence they become aware of after a ...

MILITARY

Judge tosses lawsuit over US database on suspicious behavior

A judge has dismissed a lawsuit accusing a federal information-sharing program of flagging innocent people as potential terrorists.

US

The Latest: Trump envoy holds talks on Mideast peace efforts

The Latest on the Arab Summit (all times local): 9:40 p.m.

Video Games

Boy donates gaming console to Wisconsin police department after string of shootings

A seven-year-old boy in Wausau has a pretty huge heart. He gave up his most prized possession in an effort to help officers cope with the loss of one of their own.

Kansas

Man hailed as hero in Kansas bar shooting honored with $100K

A man wounded last month while trying to intervene in an apparently racially motivated shooting at a suburban Kansas City bar has been honored with a $100,000 check.

CRIME

No charges in killing of man with BB gun who called 911

No officers will be charged in the killing of a man who confronted police with a BB gun in Washington last June.

Police and Law Enforcement

Oklahoma police officer killed: Details on suspect emerge

The suspect who shot and killed Tecumseh, Oklahoma police officer Justin Terney during a foot pursuit on Monday has been identified as Byron Shepard.

Florida

Firefighters rescue kitten stuck in wall of Florida home

A little kitten needed the help of firefighters over the weekend when it got stuck in the wall of a Florida home.

Texas

Dallas woman found guilty in 2015 injection death of client

A jury has found a Dallas salon worker guilty of murder in the death of woman who was injected in the buttocks with industrial-grade silicone as part of an illegal cosmetic procedure.

California

WEST OAKLAND FIRE: Inspectors found building lacked sprinklers before deadly blaze

Inspectors discovered that a California building in a rundown neighborhood lacked fire extinguishers, smoke detectors in every apartment and a working sprinkler system just three days before a blaze ...

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