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Fire official: 1 killed, 3 injured in shooting at high school in Washington state

Fire officials in Washington state say one person has been killed and three others have been injured and taken to a hospital after a shooting at a high school.

Should springing of US terrorism convicts alarm Americans?

Dozens of convicts serving time in U.S. prisons for terrorism-related offenses are due to be released in the next several years, raising the question whether that's something Americans should fear.

House GOP passes $788B bill for Pentagon, border wall

The House passed a $788 billion spending bill Thursday that combines a $1.6 billion down payment for President Donald Trump's controversial border wall with Mexico with a whopping budget increase for the Pentagon.

Brunswick Co. man optimistic after testifying in DC on opioid epidemic

A Brunswick County man testified in Washington, DC today in front of the US House Committee on Oversight and Reform to advocate for the fight against the opioid crisis.

Amtrak says Cascades train had 267 passengers

Amtrak has identified the locomotive that derailed near a town in Washington state's Pierce County as the Amtrak Cascades train, which runs between Vancouver, Canada, and Eugene-Springfield, Oregon, KOMO TV reports.

Wounded congressman sends Father’s Day message

The congressman grievously wounded when a gunman opened fire at a Republican baseball practice is delivering a Father's Day message through his Twitter account.

2 escaped inmates captured in Washington state

Authorities say two inmates who escaped from a minimum-security prison in Washington state have been captured without incident.

Marchers use President Trump’s 100th day to protest climate policies

Thousands of people across the U.S. are marching on President Donald Trump's hundredth day in office to demand action on climate change.

Reports: Wilmington man charged with Inauguration Day violence in DC

A Wilmington man has been indicted in connection with violent riots and vandalism in Washington, DC, during President Donald Trump's inauguration, according to media reports from the nation's capital.

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At least 43 people shot, 6 fatally, in violent Chicago weekend

At least six people have been killed and 37 wounded, including a 3-year-old boy, in shootings that erupted across Chicago over the weekend, according to police.

Military training jet crashes in Texas, injuring both pilots

A military training jet crashed Sunday in a neighborhood near Fort Worth, Texas, injuring the two pilots and damaging three homes but not seriously hurting anyone on the ground, authorities said.

Police vehicle procession to Battleship NC kicks off the national police dog K-9 trials

This evening, you may have seen dozens of blue lights caravanning down Carolina Beach Road, with multiple law enforcement agencies K-9 units from across the country in town, for a chance to compete for top dog.

Stars begin arriving for ‘good time’ Emmys after bleak year

Emmy Awards host Cedric the Entertainer and the show's producers promise it will be a celebration for all. But it could be much more rewarding, even historic, for some.