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U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo speaks after meeting Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio in Rome, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019.
Andrew Medichini/AP Photo
AP News
October 02, 2019 - 6:55 am
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo acknowledged on Wednesday that he was on the July phone call between President Donald Trump and the Ukraine president that's at the center of the House impeachment inquiry. But Pompeo continued to push back against what he said was Democrats' "bullying and...
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People stop to record images of Widener Library on the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass.
Steven Senne/AP
AP News
October 01, 2019 - 4:36 pm
Harvard University does not discriminate against Asian Americans in its admissions process, a federal judge ruled Tuesday in a lawsuit that reignited a national debate over affirmative action.
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Georgia's Republican Gov. Brian Kemp signing legislation, in Atlanta, banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected.
Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP
AP News
October 01, 2019 - 4:23 pm
A federal judge on Tuesday temporarily blocked Georgia's restrictive new abortion law from taking effect, following the lead of other judges who have blocked similar measures in other states.
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U.S. Attorney Bill McSwain announces indictments against three Chinese nationals in a drug trafficking ring.
Kim Glovas/KYW Newsradio
Kim Glovas
October 01, 2019 - 2:03 pm
Law enforcement from all levels of government have stopped an international drug trafficking operation after linking a Montgomery County man to the source in China. Three Chinese men have been indicted.
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Jurors will continue deliberations Tuesday morning to decide if ex-Dallas police officer Amber Guyger is guilty in the killing of a 26-year-old man in his own apartment.
Pool
CNN
October 01, 2019 - 11:57 am
A jury has found former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger guilty of murder, the judge announced Tuesday. Guyger was indicted last year after fatally shooting her unarmed neighbor, Botham Jean, in his own apartment, which she said she mistook as hers. There was applause and cheers after the jury...
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The Renaissance Center, headquarters of General Motors, on the Detroit River in downtown Detroit.
Mary Schroeder, Special to the Free Press
AP News
October 01, 2019 - 11:14 am
A parts shortage caused by a strike by the United Auto Workers union has forced General Motors to shut down its pickup truck and transmission factories in Silao, Mexico.
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Former President Jimmy Carter works with other volunteers on site during the first day of the weeklong Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project, their 35th work project with Habitat for Humanity, in Mishawaka, Ind.
Robert Franklin/South Bend Tribune via AP, File
AP News
October 01, 2019 - 10:55 am
Jimmy Carter is celebrating his 95th birthday, becoming the first U.S. president to reach that milestone as he continues his humanitarian work and occasionally wades back into politics and policy debates almost four decades after leaving office.
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Megan Murphy, right in hat, embraces Cara Knoedler as Kenneth Wright wipes his eyes on the first anniversary of the mass shooting in Las Vegas.
John Locher/AP Photo, File
AP News
October 01, 2019 - 9:54 am
In the two years since the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, the federal government and states have tightened some gun regulations. But advocates say they're frustrated that more hasn't been done since 58 people died at a concert on the Las Vegas Strip, and that mass shootings keep...
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A player runs across the NCAA logo during practice at the NCAA tournament college basketball in Pittsburgh.
Keith Srakocic/AP
AP News
September 30, 2019 - 4:15 pm
Defying the NCAA, California opened the way Monday for college athletes to hire agents and make money from endorsement deals with sneaker companies, soft drink makers and other sponsors, just like the pros.
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Rudy Giuliani
Charles Krupa/AP, file
AP News
September 30, 2019 - 4:11 pm
House Democrats have subpoenaed President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani for documents related to his interactions with Ukrainian officials. Read the latest here.
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