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Pence says troops should not have to worry about shutdown

Pence says troops should not have to worry about shutdown

Vice President Mike Pence is making his fifth visit to Israel, returning to a region he’s visited “a million times” in his heart.…

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck to retire in June

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck to retire in June

After more than 40 years on the force, Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck plans to retire.…

Governor denies parole for Manson follower Leslie Van Houten

Governor denies parole for Manson follower Leslie Van Houten

The governor of California has again denied parole for Leslie Van Houten, the youngest follower of murderous cult leader Charles Manson.…

Trump travel ban to get day in Supreme Court

Trump travel ban to get day in Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has agreed to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump’s ban on travel to the United States by residents of six majority-Muslim countries.…

US competitive warfighting edge has slipped, says Mattis

US competitive warfighting edge has slipped, says Mattis

Countering China’s rapidly expanding military and an increasingly aggressive Russia are now the U.S. military’s top national security priorities.…

California Dems propose surcharge on businesses to fund social programs

California Dems propose surcharge on businesses to fund social programs

Lawmakers from California have proposed a bill that would compel companies making more than $1 million to turn over half their tax-cut savings to the state in order to fund…

Bandits take off with money, chips from Vegas casinos

Bandits take off with money, chips from Vegas casinos

Bandits have gotten away with cash and chips from four casino-hotels in Las Vegas since last week, leaving police on the hunt for multiple suspects.…

Records: Las Vegas gunman was germophobe, possibly bipolar

Records: Las Vegas gunman was germophobe, possibly bipolar

After three months of investigation, police have learned more about Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock.…

Serial stowaway arrested again at Chicago’s O’Hare airport

Serial stowaway arrested again at Chicago’s O’Hare airport

A woman with a history of sneaking aboard planes slipped past security at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport this week and was flying to London when the airline realized she didn’t…

Alaska Native group slams planned shamanism event

Alaska Native group slams planned shamanism event

An Alaska Native group is speaking out against a shamanism retreat as an event it says commercializes and exploits the spiritual healing practices of indigenous people.…