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Officers work at the scene where a Weymouth police officer was shot and critically wounded while in a foot chase with a suspect following a vehicle crash on Sunday, July 15, 2018, in Weymouth, Mass. (Matt Stone/The Boston Herald via AP)
Man accused of killing officer to be arraigned at later dateThe man charged with shooting a Massachusetts police officer with the officer's own weapon and an innocent bystander is will not be arraigned on murder charges right away
The Associated Press16 minutes ago
Court: Drug users can be jailed for relapsing on probationMassachusetts' highest court has upheld the authority of judges to order people with addiction to stay drug free as a condition of probation
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
The Ferguson Fire burns near Yosemite National Park on Sunday, July 15, 2018, as seen from El Portal, Calif. (Carrie Anderson via AP)
Smoke blankets Yosemite park but trails and lodges are openA deadly wildfire near Yosemite National Park has shrouded the popular destination in smoke, but tourists could still use all trails, campgrounds, lodges and restaurants
The Associated Press11 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Allison, 6, and her mother Cindy Madrid share a moment during a news conference in Houston, where the mother and daughter spoke about the month and one day they were separated under the President Donald Trump administration immigration policy. The Trump administration is due back in court Monday, July 16, 2018, to discuss a plan reunify more than 2,500 children who were separated at the border from their parents. (Marie D. De Jes's/Houston Chronicle via AP, File)
Judge temporarily halts deportation of reunified familiesA federal judge has ordered a temporary halt to any deportations of immigrant families who were reunited after being separated by the Trump administration at the border
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This 2017 photo provided by the Bucks County District Attorney's Office in Doylestown, Pa., shows Samantha Jones. Prosecutors say The Pennsylvania mother killed her 11-week-old son with a lethal mix of drugs in her breastmilk. (Bucks County District Attorney's Office via AP)
Mother accused of killing baby with drug-laced breast milkProsecutors say a Pennsylvania mother killed her 11-week-old son with a lethal mix of drugs in her breast milk
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This frame grab from police body cam video provided by the Chicago Police Department shows authorities trying to apprehend a suspect, center, who appeared to be armed, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Chicago. The suspect was fatally shot by police during the confrontation. (Chicago Police Department via AP)
Chicago activist demands all footage from police shootingAn activist says he's asked Chicago police for the body camera footage from all the officers at the scene where an officer fatally shot a man over the weekend
The Associated Press10 minutes ago
In this Wednesday July 11, 2018 photo, Luna, a seven-week-old white African lion cub, makes her public debut at Tiger Creek Animal Sanctuary in Tyler, Texas. Luna will go on display twice a day at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (Sarah A. Miller/Tyler Morning Telegraph via AP)
Endangered white lion cub on display at Texas sanctuaryA rare 7-week-old white lion cub is on public display at an animal sanctuary in northeastern Texas
The Associated Press2 hours ago
An officer works at the scene of a deadly multi-vehicle crash involving a bus that occurred on Interstate 25, north of Bernalillo, N.M., on Sunday, July 15, 2018. (Greg Sorber/The Albuquerque Journal via AP)
4 passengers remain critical following deadly bus crashFour people remain in critical condition following a deadly crash involving a commercial passenger bus and three other vehicles on a New Mexico highway early Sunday
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, Myrtice Harris applies tape to a package before shipment at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon's Prime Day starts July 16, 2018, and will be six hours longer than last year's and will launch new products. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
Prime time: A day of deals at Amazon, and at its rivalsWith Prime Day, Amazon focuses on new products, brings Whole Foods into the process
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo, sisters from Guatemala seeking asylum, cross a bridge to a port of entry in to the United States from Matamoros, Mexico, in Brownsville, Texas. The Trump administration has quietly made it harder for Central Americans fleeing gangs, drug smugglers and domestic violence to travel to the U.S. and ask for asylum. Attorneys representing asylum seekers say their clients are being more frequently denied "credible fear" of bodily harm or death in their home countries since Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently tightened who can qualify. They also say immigration judges are reluctant to reverse those decisions on appeal. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
'Credible fear' for US asylum harder to prove under TrumpThe Trump administration has quietly made it harder for Central Americans fleeing gangs, drug smugglers and domestic violence to qualify for asylum in the United States
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In a Monday, April 5, 2004 file photo, riders wait to board an arriving train at the D.C. Metro Center, in Washington. Metro’s largest union has overwhelmingly authorized a potential transit system strike, just as thousands of tourists arrive in the nation’s capital for the July 17, 2018 Major League Baseball All-Star Game. Union leaders said they would wait on Monday’s expected response from Metro’s management after Sunday’s vote authorizing a strike.  (AP Photo/Lawrence Jackson, File)
Showdown looms as Washington Metro workers approve strikeAfter years without a new contract, the Washington Metro's largest union has overwhelmingly authorized a strike, just as thousands of tourists arrive in the nation's capital for this week's Major League Baseball All-Star Game
The Associated Press5 hours ago
In this Friday, July 13, 2018 photo, students wait to be picked up by parents at Animo Westside Charter Middle School following a summer session to introduce new students to the school they will attend in the fall, in the Playa Del Rey area of Los Angeles. Animo is one of many schools to benefit from donations by billionaires that are influencing state education policy by giving money to state-level charter support organizations to sustain, defend and expand the charter schools movement across the country. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)
AP Analysis: Billionaires fuel powerful state charter groupsBillionaires are influencing state education policy by giving money to state-level charter support organizations to sustain, defend and expand the charter schools movement across the country
The Associated Press7 hours ago
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