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In this Dec, 9, 2009 photo released by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows suspect Nicory Marquis Spann. Spann, of Sacramento, Calif., was jailed without bail on suspicion of attempted murder of a sheriff's deputy. Sheriff's department spokesman Sgt. Tony Turnbull said Spann attacked a deputy without being provoked and wrestled away his gun, firing twice. One bullet struck Spann in the jaw. Officials could not say if Spann had an attorney or will be assigned one when he first appears on court on Friday, June 30. (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP)
California sheriff deputy mending from gunshot wound to faceAlex Ladwig, a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy, was working a rush-hour shift at a transit station when he found himself fighting for his life
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Vice President Mike Pence talks with local small business owners about healthcare during a roundtable at Tendon Manufacturing in Bedford, Ohio, Wednesday, June 28, 2017. (Joshua Gunter/The Plain Dealer via AP)
Pence: Trump will repeal Obama's health law by summer's endVice President Mike Pence says President Donald Trump's administration will repeal former President Barack Obama's health reforms by the end of the summer
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The Latest: Suspected shooter of deputy has criminal recordThe suspect in the shooting of a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy was convicted nearly a decade ago of charges linked to the slaying of a brother and sister.
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FILE – In this April 19, 2017, file photo, the Rev. Rowland Foster, center, leaves district court after charges were dismissed against him in Bernville, Pa. Foster, the pastor of a church that rejects modern medicine is due in court in Pennsylvania on a charge that he failed to report suspected abuse when his 2-year-old granddaughter died of pneumonia. Foster is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, for a preliminary hearing that will determine if there’s enough evidence to send the case to trial. (Susan L. Angstadt/Reading Eagle via AP)
Pastor to face trial in granddaughter's faith healing deathThe pastor of a fundamentalist congregation that avoids modern medicine will stand trial in Pennsylvania on a charge he should've alerted authorities when his 2-year-old granddaughter was dying of pneumonia
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In this photo provided by Jill Baker, a forest fire burns through a rugged section of Arizona on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, near the town of Mayer, Ariz. The wildfire burning through a dense Arizona forest has forced thousands of people from their homes, closed a major road and created a huge plume of smoke over the same area devastated by a blaze that killed 19 firefighters four years ago. (Jill Baker via AP)
Arizona wildfire forces thousands of people from their homesA wildfire burning through a dense Arizona forest has forced thousands of people from their homes, closed a major road and created a huge plume of smoke over the same area devastated by a blaze that killed 19 firefighters four years ago
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FILE- In this June 14, 2017, file photo, Former U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in his hotel room in Madrid, Spain. Ki-moon is speaking at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum in Boston on Wednesday, June 28. (AP Photo/Paul White, File)
Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks at forumFormer United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has spoken at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum in Boston
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FILE - This Jan. 7, 2016 file photo released by the Waller County Sheriff's Office in Hempstead, Texas, shows former Texas State Trooper Brian Encinia, after his arrest on a perjury charge. The misdemeanor perjury charge has been dismissed against the fired Texas state trooper in a case arising from his 2015 arrest of Sandra Bland, a black woman who was later found dead in a county jail. (Waller County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
Perjury case dropped against ex-trooper in Sandra Bland caseMisdemeanor perjury charge dismissed against fired Texas state trooper in case arising from his 2015 arrest of Sandra Bland
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Ex-pharmaceutical CEO accused at trial of cheating investorsProsecutor: Former pharmaceutical company CEO built a bogus hedge fund empire on 'lies upon lies'
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A woman passes by cash machines that do not work in a city supermarket in Kiev, Ukraine, Wednesday, June 28, 2017.  The cyberattack ransomware that has paralyzed computers across the world hit Ukraine hardest Tuesday, with victims including top-level government offices, energy companies, banks, cash machines, gas stations, and supermarkets.  (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
Companies, governments assess damage from latest malwareCompanies and governments around the world are assessing damage from latest malware
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In this undated pressboard released by the Colorado Attorney General's Office shows dozens of Coloradans accused of running a marijuana trafficking ring. Colorado officials announced Wednesday, June 28, 2017, that they have busted a mammoth marijuana trafficking ring that pretended to be growing weed for sick people but was instead illegally shipping the drug to a half-dozen other states and bilking investors, including former NFL players. A Denver grand jury indicted 62 people and 12 businesses in a case that involved federal and state agents executing nearly over 100 search warrants in the Denver area. (Colorado Attorney General's Office via AP)
Group accused of shipping Colorado pot to other staresDozens of Coloradans are accused of running a marijuana trafficking ring in which they pretended to be growing weed for sick people but instead shipped the drug out of state
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Deschutes County Sheriff Shane Nelson, right, speaks during a press conference as U.S. Attorney for the District of Oregon Billy J. Williams stands behind him in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, June 28, 2017, after the indictment of an FBI agent. FBI special agent W. Joseph Astarita pleaded not guilty to charges that he lied about shooting at a key figure in last year's armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge just before the man was killed by Oregon police. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)
FBI agent in court on charge of lying about rancher shootingAn FBI agent has pleaded not guilty to charges he lied about shooting at a key figure in last year's armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge just before the man was killed by Oregon police
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This undated photo provided by the Alutiiq Museum shows rock alignments, the remains of a prehistoric intertidal fish trap on Kodiak Island, Alaska. Archaeologists based on the island at the museum made the discovery during a survey of Afognak Native Corporation land. When the tide would come in, the trap would be submerged, allowing salmon to swim over it. The water would eventually fall below the corrals at low tide, stranding fish inside. (Patrick Saltonstall/Alutiiq Museum via AP)
Prehistoric stone fish trap discovered on Alaska islandA stone fish trap that dates back to prehistoric times has been found on Alaska's Kodiak Island
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