House Republicans, short of votes, withdraw health care bill

In a humiliating setback, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders pulled their "Obamacare" repeal bill off the House floor Friday after it became clear the measure would fail badly. What happens next is unclear, but the path ahead on other priorities, such as overhauling the tax code, can only grow more daunting.

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Victim's husband appeals for calm after Wisconsin shooting

The husband of a woman killed in a string of attacks allegedly carried out by a man who is Hmong asked the community Friday not to let race color their reaction to the incident

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Army vet awarded Bronze Star for bravery in Vietnam battle

An Army veteran has been awarded the Bronze Star for his heroism in a Vietnam War battle that left more than 50 U.S. soldiers dead and close to 200 injured

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Study: Chicago stop-and-frisk numbers drop, more work needed

A study of the Chicago Police Department's stop-and-frisk procedures reveals a dramatic decrease in the number of stops

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The Latest: Judge: Murder sentence affected by lack of body

A judge in Hawaii says he refrained from ordering an enhanced sentence against a man in the murder of his pregnant, ex-girlfriend because her body was never found and it was unclear how she died

Ex-Penn State president convicted over child-sex scandal
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Ex-Penn State president convicted over child-sex scandal

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier has been convicted of hushing up child sexual abuse allegations in 2001 against Jerry Sandusky

Sacramento man arrested in killing of 2 adults, 2 juveniles
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Sacramento man arrested in killing of 2 adults, 2 juveniles

Police arrested a 56-year-old man Friday on suspicion that he killed two adults and two juveniles in a quiet Northern California neighborhood

The Latest: Freeh: Conviction confirms earlier findings
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The Latest: Freeh: Conviction confirms earlier findings

The former FBI director who conducted a report on Penn State's handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal says the conviction of a former president "completely confirms" his findings

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Gov. Rauner vetoes overhaul of Chicago city pension system

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has vetoed legislation that Chicago officials hoped would bolster the city's sagging pension systems

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Montana bill seeks abortion ban on 'pain-capable' fetuses

A pair of abortion bills continues to move through the Montana legislature, as the state Senate on Friday advanced a proposal seeking to extend protections to so-called "pain-capable" fetuses

Double-amputee Marine vet joins New York police department
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Double-amputee Marine vet joins New York police department

A U.S. Marine Corps veteran who lost his legs below the knee after stepping on an explosive in Afghanistan is joining a suburban New York police department