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House OKs bill to address border crisis

House Republicans passed legislation late Friday to address the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border by sending migrant youths back home without hearings, winning over conservatives with a companion bill that could lead to deporting more than half a million immigrants whom the Obama administration granted temporary work permits. More>>

VP Biden praises Japan's new military policy

Vice President Joe Biden is welcoming Japan's decision to loosen restrictions on its military to allow greater use of force to defend other countries. More>>

Man on FBI's Most Wanted list in custody

A man on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list in connection with a 2008 rape and homicide has been captured and brought to Louisiana, where the crime took place. More>>

UPDATE: Suspect in Minnesota officer killing in custody Video included

Police say an officer from Minnesota who was shot after making a traffic stop died of his wounds. More>>

GOP-led House approves lawsuit against Obama Video included

A sharply divided House has approved a Republican plan to file an election-season federal lawsuit against President Barack Obama.
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Admiral: World getting 'numb' to NKorean missiles

The admiral in charge of U.S. forces in the Pacific says North Korea may be lulling the world into largely accepting its advances in missile technology. More>>

Teacher who survived Sandy Hook has book deal

A Connecticut teacher who helped save students' lives during the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre has a book deal. More>>

NYC Mayor: Times Square characters should be licensed

Cookie Monster may soon need a license. More>>

Report says surveillance is hampering journalists

Two human rights groups say the staggering amount of personal information available to government security officials has restricted the flow of information to journalists.  More>>

Suspect dead, marshals and cop wounded in NYC

Authorities say a sex-assault suspect got in a shootout with law enforcement in New York City that left the suspect dead and two federal marshals and a police officer wounded. More>>

Police: Man killed family, himself in Maine

Police in Maine say a suicidal man having financial problems killed his wife, three children and then himself. More>>

Drone almost blocks California firefighting planes

Fire officials say a private drone trying to record footage of a Northern California wildfire nearly hindered their air assault. More>>

Do dogs get jealous? Video included

Do you feel like your dog gets jealous? You might be right! More>>

Fort Hood soldier from Wisconsin dies in Texas Video included

A Fort Hood soldier from Wisconsin has died from an illness suffered during his deployment to Afghanistan. More>>

Dollar Tree buying Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion. More>>

Police still investigating after burglar killed

 Los Angeles County prosecutors are awaiting the police investigation into an 80-year-old man who says he fatally shot a burglar in the back as she fled his home and ran down an alley. More>>

Arizona's McCain: Execution was torture

U.S. Sen. John McCain says the execution of an Arizona inmate that lasted two hours was torture. More>>

House Ethics panel investigating 2 congressmen

The House Ethics Committee says it is investigating two congressmen, Illinois Democrat Bobby Rush and Kentucky Republican Ed Whitfield. More>>

Zimmerman says he'll appeal NBC lawsuit dismissal

George Zimmerman has filed a notice to appeal the dismissal of his defamation lawsuit against NBC Universal and three reporters. More>>

Prosecutor: Doctor fired back at hospital gunman

Authorities say a doctor wounded by a patient in a deadly shooting at a suburban Philadelphia hospital campus appears to have been the person who returned fire and wounded the patient. More>>

Fans start lining up as Comic-Con floor opens

Comic-Con is all about bringing fans close to the artists and properties they love -- after waiting in line. More>>

Holmes lawyers question firearms analysis

Defense attorneys in the Colorado theater shootings are attacking the reliability of firearms analysis, saying it's subjective and lacks statistics to measure its accuracy. More>>

GOP senators demand say on Iran nuclear deal

Republican senators are insisting that the House and Senate sign off on any potential nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers or else sanctions on Tehran that had been temporarily lifted could kick back in. More>>

Arizona governor wants review of execution process Video included

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer is ordering a review of the state's execution process after a condemned inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half before he died. More>>

Study: 10M have gained coverage through health law

A new study estimates that more than 10 million adults gained health insurance by midyear as the coverage expansion under President Barack Obama's law took hold in much of the country. More>>

Study: Many heavy kids think they're normal weight

A new government study says many kids don't have an accurate idea of their own weight, and many of them are obese young people who view themselves as normal. More>>

Suspect in Texas police shooting 'presumed dead'

Authorities say a man suspected of shooting two South Texas police officers is "presumed dead" after an assault by officers on the house in which he was barricaded. More>>

US: No evidence of direct Russian link to plane Video included

Senior U.S. intelligence officials say they have no evidence of direct Russian government involvement in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. More>>

Mysterious white flags appear atop Brooklyn Bridge

Someone has replaced two American flags on the Brooklyn Bridge with mysterious white flags. More>>

US consumer prices up 0.3 percent in June

U.S. consumer prices rose in June at a slightly slower pace than in May with two-thirds of the June advance driven by the largest jump in gasoline prices in a year. More>>

Hopkins pays $190M in pelvis exam pix settlement

Since Myra James found out her gynecologist of 20 years had been using tiny cameras to secretly record his patients' sex organs, the former patient says she hasn't gone back. More>>

Clippers CEO and Shelly Sterling to testify

The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers is set to testify today at the Los Angeles trial to determine whether the sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer can go through. More>>

Amazon rolls out 'Netflix-for-books' style service

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Amazon is rolling out a new subscription service that will allow unlimited access to thousands of electronic books and audiobooks for $9.99 a month in the online giant's latest effort to attract more users. More>>

Officers fight subpoenas in theater shootings case

The city of Aurora and two police officers who are potential prosecution witnesses in the Colorado theater shootings case are fighting attempts by defense attorneys to get the officers' disciplinary records. More>>

Clinton: US, Europe should get tough on Russia

Hillary Rodham Clinton says the U.S. and Europe should work together to develop tougher sanctions on Russia and says she backs President Barack Obama's calls for a thorough investigation into the passenger jet that was shot down last week over Ukraine. More>>

Death of baby killed by dog is ruled an accident

The death of a 7-month-old Indiana boy who was attacked and killed by a dog in Ohio has been ruled an accident. More>>

New York court: Spanking was not excessive

A New York court has ruled that a Long Island father used reasonable force when he spanked his 8-year-old son for cursing at an adult. More>>

UPDATE: Obama calls for immediate access to crash site

President Barack Obama will speak about the downed plane in Ukraine from the White House Monday morning. More>>

Unlikely friendship creates some beautiful moments Video included

A veteran and a little boy in Farmington, MN have formed an unlikely friendship.This is a story you just have to watch! More>>

Car seat recall expanded

Graco has agreed to recall 1.9 million infant car seats under pressure from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. More>>

Diane Sawyer leaving World News Video included

ABC News announced Wednesday that Diane Sawyer, George Stephanopoulous and David Muir are changing their roles within the network. More>>

Girls, 12, charged in Waukesha stabbing due in court Video included

The two girls accused of a brutal stabbing of a friend to please an online fictional character are due in Waukesha County court Wednesday afternoon for a hearing. More>>

Judge refuses to stay Idaho same-sex marriages

A federal magistrate judge has refused to put gay marriages on hold in Idaho pending an appeal from the state's governor. More>>

Small business owners still cautious, surveys find

Small business owners are keeping a cautious approach to running their companies even as they grow more optimistic. More>>

Authorities: Clamp snapped in circus accident

A public safety official in Rhode Island says investigators looking into what happened to send eight circus acrobats plummeting to the ground during a performance have found that a clamp snapped. More>>

Wisconsin veterinarian to help fight pig virus

Wisconsin's state veterinarian has been asked to help in the fight against a virus that has killed millions of pigs in the past year. More>>

Electronic filing of tax returns is now preferred by most taxpayers

More and more taxpayers are entering the digital age in filing their returns.  More>>

Suspect in Wis. newborn kidnap is charged in Iowa

An Iowa prosecutor has filed a child endangerment charge against a woman suspected of kidnapping of a newborn baby and leaving him behind a gas station.
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House passes debt ceiling increase

The GOP-controlled House has backed away from a battle over the government's debt cap and passed a measure extending Treasury's borrowing authority with overwhelming support from President Barack Obama's Democratic allies. More>>

Contrast for parties in 2016 presidential race

The early stages of the 2016 presidential contest are worlds apart for Democrats and Republicans. More>>

Company makes good on leaving Colo. over gun laws

One of the country's largest producers of gun magazines is leaving Colorado and moving operations to Wyoming and Texas because of new gun laws.
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Obama signs up through DC health care exchange

Multiple problems have snarled the rollout of President Barack Obama's signature health care law. More>>

Astronauts complete rare Christmas Eve spacewalk

It's a wrap for NASA's Christmas Eve spacewalk. More>>

Amtrak train collides with vehicle in Virginia

Authorities say an Amtrak train has collided with a vehicle in south central Virginia and there are injuries. More>>

NJ town honors late actor James Gandolfini

Cast members of "The Sopranos" were on hand as a New Jersey town remembered native son James Gandolfini.    More>>

UPDATE: Train derails in New York City

A passenger train has derailed in New York City. More>>

AP source: No right to enrich in Iran deal

A senior Obama administration official says the nuclear deal with Iran does not include recognition of Iran's right to enrich uranium. That had been a sticking point in the negotiations between Iran and six world powers, including the United States. The official says the deal includes an agreement that Iran will halt progress on its nuclear program, including a plutonium reactor at the Arak facility. The deal also calls on Iran to neutralize its 20 percent enriched uranium stockpiles. ... More>>

Suspected LAX gunman charged

Federal prosecutors have filed charges of murder and commission of violence at an international airport against the unemployed motorcycle mechanic suspected of carrying out the deadly shooting at the Los Angeles airport.    More>>

Slain LAX TSA officer remembered as a family man

The 100-foot pylons at Los Angeles International Airport will be lit blue this weekend in honor of a transportation security officer who was killed in a shooting.    More>>

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