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Next for Montana’s new congressman: Day in court, then DC
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Next for Montana’s new congressman: Day in court, then DC

Republican Greg Gianforte addresses supporters at a hotel ballroom after winning Montana’s sole congressional seat, in Bozeman, Mont., Thursday, May 25, 2017. In his speech, Gianforte apologized for a altercation at his campaign headquarters with a reporter on the eve of the special election. The altercation led to a misdemeanor assault citation. (AP Photo/Bobby Caina […]
Bullet tests clear Detroit man in prison since 1992
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Bullet tests clear Detroit man in prison since 1992

FILE – This undated file photo provided by the Michigan Department of Corrections shows Desmond Ricks. A judge on Friday, May 26, 2017, threw out the second-degree murder conviction of Ricks, who accused police of framing him with phony evidence and his mother’s gun more than two decades ago. Tests show one of the two […]
Clinton calls Trump’s budget a mean-spirited ‘con’
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Clinton calls Trump’s budget a mean-spirited ‘con’

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers the commencement address at Wellesley College, Friday, May 26, 2017 in Wellesley, Mass. Clinton graduated from the school in 1969. (AP Photo/Josh Reynolds) WELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) — Hillary Clinton peppered her Wellesley College commencement address Friday with barbs aimed at her rival in last year’s presidential election, criticizing […]
GOP holds onto Montana seat, yet both parties optimistic
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GOP holds onto Montana seat, yet both parties optimistic

Greg Gianforte celebrates his win over Rob Quist for the open congressional seat at the Hilton Garden Inn, Thursday night, May 25, 2017, in Bozeman, Mont. The Republican multimillionaire Gianforte won Montana’s only U.S. House seat on Thursday despite being charged a day earlier with assault after witnesses said he grabbed a reporter by the […]
New ‘Blue Lives Matter’ laws raise concerns among activists
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New ‘Blue Lives Matter’ laws raise concerns among activists

FILE – In this July 12 2016 file photo, a member of the Dallas Police Choir passes the portraits of five fallen officers prior to a memorial service at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas. More than a dozen states this year have passed “Blue Lives Matter” laws that come down even harder […]
Former Texas nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in ’80s
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Former Texas nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in ’80s

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Prosecutors say a Texas nurse who is in prison for the 1984 killing of a toddler and who faces new charges in the 1981 death of an infant is suspected of killing as many as 60 young children who were in her care around that time. The Bexar (bayr) County district […]
Chicago inmates can order fancy Italian pizza made in jail
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Chicago inmates can order fancy Italian pizza made in jail

In this May 23, 2017 photo, inmate Jonathan Scott, right, works in the kitchen at the Cook County Jail in Chicago. Inmates in the jail’s medium-security Division 11 are now allowed to order pizzas made by inmates like Scott, who is participating in the jail’s “Recipe for Change” program while he waits for trial after […]
Man charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to court
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Man charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to court

FILE – This photo made available by the Spartanburg, S.C., County Sheriff’s Office shows Todd Kohlhepp of Moore, S.C. Kohlhepp appears in court on Friday, May, 26, 2017. (Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office via AP, File) SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina man who admitted killing seven people over nearly 13 years while running a […]