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08/18/17 3:51 PM PST
On Thursday, Aug. 17, the Durham County, North Carolina, Sheriff's Office announced that eight people have been charged in connection with Monday's toppling of a Confederate statue downtown.
08/18/17 3:49 PM PST
The U.S. Secret Service is investigating a Missouri lawmaker after she said she hoped for President Donald Trump’s assassination in a Facebook post.
08/18/17 2:23 PM PST
On Aug. 16, a U.S. service member was killed and others were wounded by a blast while clearing a building in eastern Afghanistan.
08/18/17 1:54 PM PST
The two pilots and three crew members on board went missing when their Army Black Hawk crashed on Aug. 15.
08/18/17 11:36 AM PST
On Aug. 18, Maryland removed a statue of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Roger B. Taney, who wrote the 1857 Dred Scott decision, from the State House grounds.
08/17/17 3:31 PM PST
Apple CEO Tim Cook pledged $2 million to human rights groups after criticizing U.S. President Donald Trump, and internet companies are dropping support for certain websites as the they crack down on hate speech.
08/17/17 2:13 PM PST
On Aug. 15, South Carolina's attorney general announced a lawsuit against the pharmaceutical company that makes OxyContin pain pills, accusing it of fueling the state's opioid epidemic.
08/17/17 12:04 PM PST
A 20-year-old woman has made history as the first African-American female to hold the highest student position in the United States Military Academy’s 215-year history.
08/16/17 4:48 PM PST
On Aug. 16, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said the Charlottesville car attack that killed 32-year-old Heather Heyer could be prosecuted as a civil rights violation or hate crime.
08/16/17 4:36 PM PST
Police dashcam video released Aug. 14 by Texas attorney Sam Cammack allegedly shows Harris County deputies perform a body cavity search for 11 minutes on a woman at a public gas station without a warrant.
08/16/17 3:27 PM PST
On Aug. 16, U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted he shut down his Manufacturing Council after several members resigned following Trumps remarks about violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
08/16/17 2:56 PM PST
Graphic dash-cam and bystander videos show an officer on top of a man, punching him in the head repeatedly after stopping him for alleged traffic violations.