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APNewsBreak: Military heads want transgender enlistment hold
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Military chiefs will seek a six-month delay before letting transgender people enlist in their services, officials said Friday....

A 2nd mistrial: Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop's murder retrial
CINCINNATI (AP) -- A mistrial was declared Friday in the murder retrial of a white University of Cincinnati police officer after the jury said it was hopelessly deadlocked on charges in the fatal traffic stop shooting of an unarmed black motorist....

Cindy: More rain in Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tropical Depression Cindy spread drenching rains across the upper South on Friday, prompting flash flood warnings from the Mississippi valley to West Virginia as emergency planners urged those in its path to keep a wary eye on the large storm system....

Eclipse chasers blaze trail to Oregon for view of a lifetime
MADRAS, Ore. (AP) -- Just before sunrise, there's typically nothing atop Round Butte but the whistle of the wind and a panoramic view of Oregon's second-highest peak glowing pink in the faint light....

Accident reported involving military plane at Ohio air show
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Authorities say a military jet apparently practicing for an Ohio air show has been involved in an accident....

Doctors: Officer stabbed in neck at airport recovering well
FLINT, Mich. (AP) -- The Flint, Michigan, airport officer stabbed in the neck during what authorities are investigating as a terrorist act is recovering well from a 12-inch "slash" that caused significant bleeding but spared major arteries and a nerve by "millimeters," one of his doctors said Friday....

Indiana crackdown on opioids sparks more pharmacy robberies
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- As the nation's opioid epidemic intensified, Indiana cracked down on over-prescribing doctors and "pill mills" catering to people with addictions. The state also took aim at doctor-shopping - the practice of visiting multiple physicians to score more painkillers....

Pride and prejudice? Race tinges LGBT celebrations
NEW YORK (AP) -- Gay pride marches in New York City, San Francisco and in between this weekend will have plenty of participants - and also protests directed at them from other members of the LGBT community, speaking out against what they see as increasingly corporate celebrations that prioritize the experiences of gay white men and ignore issues facing black and brown LGBT people....

Supreme Court could reveal action on travel ban at any time
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court has almost certainly decided what to do about President Donald Trump's travel ban affecting citizens of six mostly Muslim countries....

Ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio to defend reputation at criminal trial
PHOENIX (AP) -- The political career of Joe Arpaio ended last year when the six-term sheriff of metro Phoenix known for cracking down on illegal immigration and housing inmates in tents outside in the desert heat was trounced in an election that focused on his own legal troubles....

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The Latest: Mistrial declared in Ohio cop's murder retrial

Cindy: More rain in Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia

Lawsuit seeking to save 15K trees from solar farm dismissed

Tallest building west of Mississippi River is opening in LA

UN chief to lobby Congress Tuesday against UN financing cuts

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Accident reported involving military plane at Ohio air show

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