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Among 10 Things to Know: Judge in Hawaii extends order blocking Trump's travel ban; Senate hearing to focus on Russian disinformation tactics; North Carolina reaches tentative agreement to end 'bathroom bill'

Federal investigators are getting their first look at the scene of a head-on collision between a small church bus and a pickup truck that killed 13 senior adult church members aboard the bus

Republican legislative leaders in North Carolina and Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper say they have an agreement to end the state's so-called "bathroom bill" that they hope removes any obstacles to expanding businesses and attracting sporting events

A New York man has carved out a niche making high-end blades that mix details of East and West, history and Hollywood

The sentencing Wednesday of two former aides to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie for creating traffic jams at the busiest bridge in the U.S. for political revenge may not stop the scandal from hanging over the Republican's final year in office

North Carolina's Democratic governor says he's on board with a proposal to end the standoff with Republican legislative leaders over the state's "bathroom bill."

It was a late March surprise for residents of Alaska's largest city, the kind that snarls traffic and keeps kids at home for the day

Authorities say a 13th passenger from a church bus has died after the bus and a pickup truck collided head-on on a Texas highway

Officials say a small shuttle bus carrying Texas church members home from a retreat collided head-on with a pickup truck, killing 13 people and injuring two others Wednesday on a two-lane highway in southwestern Texas

Texas Department of Public Safety: 13th passenger from church bus crash has died

Former South Carolina Gov. David Beasley has been appointed to head the U.N. World Food Program, the largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide

A 91-year-old federal judge who recently stopped hearing cases due to health issues has been reported missing from his Pennsylvania home

A Mexican man who spent more than six weeks in immigration detention despite his participation in a program designed to prevent the deportation of those brought to the U.S. illegally as children has been released from custody

The U.N. special envoy for Yemen says military operations are escalating and the humanitarian and economic situation is rapidly deteriorating in the Arab world's poorest nation, which is on the brink of famine

Among 10 Things to Know: Britain files for divorce from the European Union; Ivanka Trump officially joining her father's administration as an unpaid employee; two former aides to New Jersey Gov. Christie handed prison terms in 'Bridgegate.'

A previously defeated proposal to amend the state constitution to say that God is the source of Tennesseans' liberties has been resurrected in the House

A Mexican man who was detained despite his participation in a program designed to prevent the deportation of people brought to the U.S. illegally as children says he's happy to be reunited with his family

A homeowners association representing property owners at a high-rise in downtown San Francisco is suing the developers for failing to tell residents the condominium tower was sinking at an unexpected rate

A man who was stabbed near a busy outdoor pedestrian shopping and dining plaza popular with locals and tourists in downtown Burlington, Vermont, has died

The attorney general for the central Mexican state of Nayarit has been arrested in Southern California on charges of drug smuggling

Recordings of people calling 911 after a nightclub shooting in Cincinnati in which one person was killed and 16 injured capture the chaos of the incident

Oklahoma prosecutors have charged a 35-year-old man with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old police officer during a traffic stop

A prosecutor says authorities are checking a man's claim that he was brought from Mexico City to Las Vegas under threat that his family would be harmed unless he took part in a smash-and-grab burglary at a casino jewelry store

A former journalist from St. Louis who was arrested on a cyberstalking charge related to threats against Jewish organizations has made his first New York court appearance

Officials say a Louisville police officer has died from injuries he suffered in a crash during a high-speed chase

Kentucky's only remaining clinic that performs abortions is challenging a state order that would shut it down

An attorney for the family of a New Orleans man shot to death by police in January says a video released by the police department doesn't clear up whether the man had a weapon

Police are continuing to investigate how two people were killed in a shooting that involved two officers in a wealthy Louisville suburb

The Tennessee Supreme Court unanimously upholds state's lethal injection procedure, potentially clears way for pharmacist to compound a hard-to-obtain execution drug

Prosecutors say a foster father who took in more than 100 troubled boys over 20 years and is on trial for sexually abusing eight of the children operated a house that was a "horrific place."

Lawsuit filed by parents of Kentucky teen says Georgia company sold a defective samurai sword that pierced the boy through his forehead as he played with weapon with friends

Idaho officials announced late Wednesday that endangered Snake River sockeye salmon at a southwest Idaho hatchery will be moved because flood waters from the nearby Boise River are threatening the facility

Nearly two dozen former prisons officials from across the country are asking Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson to modify an order setting eight executions for a 10-day period next month

Investigators say police shot and killed an off-duty sheriff's deputy celebrating his birthday with friends after the man drew his gun, became agitated and refused repeated commands to drop the weapon

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has signed a measure that would impose fines and prison time on doctors who perform abortions that are based solely on whether the mother wants to have a boy or girl

The Arkansas Parole Board has recommended that a murderer's request to be spared from lethal injection be rejected, the third clemency bid knocked down this week

A North Carolina restaurant's ban on children 5 and younger is drawing both praise and criticism

As states and cities nationwide look to ease criminal punishment for marijuana possession, Tennessee's Republican legislature is blocking that trend in Nashville and Memphis

Maine Gov. Paul LePage says he slashes tips in half for restaurant servers and tells them to call their legislator to persuade them to restore the tip credit

Three inmates on Louisiana's death row say in a lawsuit they face inhumane isolation for 23 hours a day in cells "the size of an average of home bathroom."

Authorities say a serial killer who admitted killing three dozen hospital patients in Ohio and Kentucky during the 1970s and '80s has been beaten in his cell and is in critical condition

Police say a 2-year-old Ohio boy has died from ingesting the opiate treatment drug methadone, and his grandmother has been charged with felony child endangering

California's attorney general will continue to seek the death penalty for a man who killed eight people in a shooting rampage at a hair salon and whose sentencing has been delayed by a long-running scandal over the use of jailhouse informants

Nearly two dozen workers at Kellogg's Battle Creek headquarters have been hospitalized as a precaution following a suspected Freon leak

Across New Mexico, unusually warm March weather and virtually no rain for a month combined to create a weather phenomenon called a flash drought

Prosecutors are asking a court to allow statements at trial from a Minnesota police officer charged with killing a black man in a shooting that had its aftermath streamed live on Facebook

The attorneys general of Massachusetts and Delaware say Santander Bank has agreed to a nearly $26 million settlement over subprime auto loans for thousands of consumers

The son of a man who was shot and wounded by federal immigration agents has pleaded not guilty in Chicago to a weapons charge

Officials have downgraded a relatively powerful earthquake that struck a remote area of northern Oklahoma

A woman is suing officials of a Louisiana city in federal court, claiming a police officer took her cellphone and deleted pictures from it _ without a warrant and without her consent

The collapse of the Republican health care overhaul was a setback for anti-abortion leaders, whose hopes of halting federal funding to Planned Parenthood were derailed, but they continue to pursue that goal

A federal appeals court has barred the release of videos made by an anti-abortion group whose leaders are facing felony charges in California accusing them of recording people without permission in violation of state law

Nearly 10,000 people have signed a petition opposing parole for an ex-radical who drove a getaway car in the deadly 1981 Brinks armored car robbery

A friend of Dylann Roof's is appealing a 27-month prison sentence he received for encouraging friends not to call the FBI and identify Roof after he fatally shot nine black parishioners at a church in South Carolina

A notorious 86-year-old jewel thief has pleaded guilty to a felony shoplifting charge

A second former aide to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for her role in a political revenge plot involving traffic jams at the country's busiest bridge

The largest U.S. electric company says it's suing insurance companies to force them to cover part of its multibillion-dollar costs to clean up toxic residues left in the Carolinas after decades of burning coal to generate power

A New Jersey family traveling through northern Indiana got a shock when a 30-pound turkey crashed through their vehicle's windshield

Fossils that formed millions of years ago have been stolen from Death Valley National Park

Chevrolet has given its popular Trax a more contemporary look, a new instrument panel and more safety features for 2017, and the early reviews are good, as it continues to set U.S. sales records in the fast-growing small SUV market

A 74-year-old Ohio woman has received probation for accidentally striking two people with her car at an outdoor concert last summer, killing them

The New York Police Department is investigating the apparent suicide of a hedge fund partner whose former firm invested with imprisoned Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff

A 16-year-old Pennsylvania boy has pleaded guilty in the shotgun shooting death of his 18-year-old brother, which authorities said stemmed from a dispute over a girl

The mayor of a Houston-area city under court order to better protect Latino voting rights has apologized to a Hispanic councilman for calling him "boy" during a meeting

A state-owned car used by Franklin D. Roosevelt while governor of New York is heading into the shop for some repairs

A court-appointed attorney says he'll investigate whether mental illness is a possible defense for a man accused of shooting and killing one man and wounding another on a double-decker transit bus on the Las Vegas Strip last weekend

President Donald Trump says his administration wants "to help people who have become so badly addicted."

Many U.S. universities say research would suffer if President Donald Trump's revised travel ban blocks students from Iran, who are known for engineering and science

A federal judge says a videographer can go ahead with his lawsuit charging that North Carolina officials illegally copied his videos of the pirate of Blackbeard's sunken flagship and legislators later passed a law to legalize their actions

A student at Rollins College in Florida has been suspended temporarily for his treatment of his Muslim professor

Some experts say insurers are misusing information from cell towers to pinpoint people's whereabouts

Forecasters say a storm system that's blamed for the death of a truck driver in Oklahoma is barreling eastward, putting 21 million people in the central United States at risk for bad weather

The priorities laid out in President Donald Trump's budget message have some small business owners strategizing

Fact sheet: 2017 Chevrolet Trax

Police say a woman and man are facing multiple charges after marijuana was found on her 10-year-old daughter during a traffic stop in northeastern Louisiana

The spring storm risk is persisting in parts of the Southern Plains, with more than 21 million people at risk for bad weather

A Virginia woman has been found guilty after pleading no contest in the beating death of her 3-year-old goddaughter

The parents of a developmentally disabled boy in Ohio have sued his former court-appointed guardian, a minister and the child's mentor claiming he was baptized at a church last year against the couple's wishes

A sign intended as a protest showed up at a University of North Carolina building that was renamed two years ago so that it no longer carries the name of a Ku Klux Klan

A Florida woman charged with threatening the parent of a boy killed in the 2012 mass shooting at a school in Newtown, Connecticut, was a no-show at change-of-plea hearing

An Iowa judge has moved the murder trial of a man charged in the killing of two Des Moines area police officers

Fire crews are battling a wildfire in southeast Georgia that has burned 250 acres of woodlands and destroyed one home

Several New Hampshire officers are being credited with saving a man's life by performing CPR on him in the police department's front lobby

A fugitive who's on a list of the "most wanted" by the U.S. Army has been captured in Iowa

A 19-year-old Miami man is charged with two counts of attempted murder after police say he opened fire in an "ambush-style" shooting on two plainclothes detectives who were investigating gang activity

Actress Emmy Rossum is thanking Los Angeles police amid reports of a jewelry heist at her home

Authorities say a 73-year-old man has died after being shot by a police officer in Michigan

A Massachusetts school bus driver has been arrested after students about to depart on a field trip say they smelled marijuana smoke on the bus

Authorities say a woman has died and her husband was seriously injured in a single-engine plane crash in Alabama

Police in Maryland say a man checking his car for damage after a minor crash in the Washington suburbs was fatally struck by another car

Police say someone found two human legs in the trash at a waste-collection facility in Ohio's capital, prompting a homicide investigation

Authorities say a Florida man is charged with making written threats to kill a law enforcement officer

A Kansas man who said he "should be taken out back and stoned or shot" for killing a woman has been ordered to spend 22 years in prison

A 62-year-old Florida man accused of fatally shooting his wife of 42 years told investigators she suffered from dementia and wanted to die

Former U.S. Sen. Jim Webb from Virginia announced that he will not accept a Naval Academy Alumni Association award because of recent protests from other alumni

Friday is National Crayon Day and Crayola says it will mark the occasion by retiring one of its colors

Bill O'Reilly's joke about a congresswoman's wig and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's dressing down of a reporter have spurred black women to take to social media in protest

In video from a body camera, a Baltimore SWAT supervisor orders an officer to kill a man holding two young children hostage with a knife

Three Iraqis living in the U.S. as refugees have been charged with visa fraud after prosecutors say they hid their family ties to a kidnapper

The similarities between two deadly Oakland fires are striking: Each involved a dangerously dilapidated building with an absentee landlord and renters desperate for affordable housing

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