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Judge concludes Illinois man innocent in 1999 fatal shooting

Nov 22, 2019

A judge has concluded that an Illinois man who spent nearly 20 years behind bars wasn’t guilty of a crime in the fatal shooting that sent him to prison

TV comedy greats take a bow, make ’em laugh at ceremony

Nov 22, 2019

Standing ovations greeted five comedy greats at a ceremony honoring their achievements

Boeing settles half of lawsuits tied to Indonesian crash

Nov 22, 2019

Boeing says it has settled more than 60 lawsuits filed by families of passengers who died in the first crash of a 737 Max jet

Woman charged in boyfriend's suicide pleads not guilty

Nov 22, 2019

A former Boston College student has pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter in a case accusing her of encouraging her boyfriend to take his life

Already a star in China, US fame comes to ‘Farewell’ actress

Nov 22, 2019

Meet Zhao Shuzhen, the 75-year-old Chinese actress who steals the show as the heart of ‘The Farewell’

Weapons recovered from Milwaukee encampment, man arrested

Nov 22, 2019

A man has been arrested after sheriff’s deputies found an underground bunker and a stash of weapons in a secluded, wooded area along a river in Milwaukee

Commuter train hits RV in fiery collision near Los Angeles

Nov 22, 2019

An RV stopped on a track was hit by a commuter train and burst into flames near Los Angeles, causing widespread rail delays at rush hour Friday, officials said

ConocoPhillips seeking sales of Alaska assets

Nov 22, 2019

ConocoPhillips aims to sell parts of Alaska projects to offset risks and share expenses

Parents of late US hostage chasing North Korean assets

Nov 22, 2019

The parents of a former U.S. hostage who died after being released from North Korea in a coma say they are committed to finding and shutting down illicit North Korean businesses

Deer with snout stuck in Halloween bucket is rescued

Nov 22, 2019

Animal control officers in New York came to the aid of a deer that had a plastic Halloween bucket stuck to its snout

Cambodian leader sings praises of US after letter from Trump

Nov 22, 2019

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sun signals he would welcome better relations with the United States after a conciliatory letter from President Donald Trump

Attorney: Teen charged in 90 mph crash to plead insanity

Nov 22, 2019

The attorney for a Louisiana teenager who told authorities God instructed him to end his life, so he crashed his car into another driver says his client intends to plead not guilty by reason of insanity

Missing girl’s mother taken to jail after suicide attempt

Nov 22, 2019

The 27-year-old mother of a missing 5-year-old girl has been released from the hospital and taken to jail on charges of child neglect and giving false information to law enforcement

Police: Baby in Texas restaurant’s trash can was stillborn

Nov 22, 2019

Police in suburban Dallas say investigators have determined that a newborn found dead inside a trash can at an Applebee’s restaurant was stillborn

US working with Taiwan to combat China election interference

Nov 22, 2019

The top U.S. representative in Taiwan says Washington is working with Taipei to combat efforts by Beijing to influence upcoming elections on the island