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Agency warns retailers not to sell Juul e-cigarette to kidsThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration is cracking down on underage use of a popular e-cigarette brand after months of complaints from parents, politicians and school administrators
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - This combination of March 29, 2017, file photos shows Bridget Kelly, left, and Bill Baroni leaving federal court after sentencing in Newark, N.J. Attorneys for Kelly and Baroni are scheduled to argue in court, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Philadelphia, to try and convince a federal appeals court their clients' convictions in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case should be reversed. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
Former Christie allies: Bridge realignment didn't break lawTwo former allies of former Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie have argued in federal appeals court that their convictions in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case should be thrown out
The Associated Press2 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Erick Davila. Attorneys for the Texas death row inmate want the U.S. Supreme Court to halt his scheduled execution this week for the shooting deaths of a 5-year-old girl and her grandmother during a birthday party 10 years ago outside a Fort Worth apartment. The former Fort Worth street gang member is set for lethal injection Wednesday, April 25, 2018. (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP)
Fort Worth gang member to die for killing girl, grandmotherA 31-year-old Texas inmate is set for execution for the fatal shootings of a 5-year-old girl and her grandmother who were celebrating another child's birthday at their Fort Worth apartment 10 years ago
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Truckers aid police in stopping suicide on Michigan freewayAbout a dozen tractor-trailers lined up beneath a Detroit-area freeway overpass to aid police trying to help a man contemplating suicide
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Graphic compares number of daily fights, flights per aircraft and distance flown of five of the largest domestic airlines; 2c x 2 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 63 mm;
Southwest has been faced with fines, union safety complaintsUntil last week, Southwest Airlines had a string of 47 years without a passenger dying in an accident, but it has also paid millions in fines over safety
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, file photo, a family reunites following a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. A commission tasked with investigating government actions surrounding the Florida high school massacre and the state’s other mass shootings is set to hold its first meeting, Tuesday, April 24. (John McCall/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File)
Investigators: School design contributed to massacreA commission investigating the Florida high school massacre has earned that faulty classroom designs and police radio and 911 systems contributed to the chaos and possibly to some of the 17 deaths
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, teachers at Tuscano Elementary School stage a "walk-in" for higher pay and school funding in Phoenix. Tens of thousands of Arizona teachers are poised to participate in a statewide job action this week in an unprecedented walkout to demand more funding for public education. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)
Arizona governor pushes for teacher pay deal as strike loomsArizona Gov. Doug Ducey is pushing state lawmakers to approve big teacher raises as school districts make plans to close if educators who call his proposal insufficient launch the first-ever statewide strike this week
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this April 6, 2017, file photo, Arizona state Sen. Debbie Lesko speaks in the Senate chambers in Phoenix. The sprawling suburbs west of Phoenix may put a brake on Democratic optimism following surprising special election wins in places like Alabama, Pennsylvania and other GOP strongholds. (AP Photo/Bob Christie, File)
Newcomer hopes for upset in race for Arizona's US House seatA Democratic newcomer is looking to pull off an upset victory for an open U.S. House seat in Arizona that has been held by Republicans since the early 1980s
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Dad of toddler found dead in suitcase now facing chargesA Virginia man whose toddler daughter's body was found in a suitcase next to train tracks in New Jersey earlier this month is now facing charges
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - In this March 29, 2018, file photo, the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. For the first time, Facebook is making public, on Tuesday, April 24, its detailed guidelines for determining what it will and won’t allow on its service. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
For the first time, Facebook spells out what it forbidsFor the first time, Facebook spells out how it decides whether to delete your posts
The Associated Press10 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Hans Keirstead for Congress campaign shows Hans Keirstead. He is one of a number of Democrats running for California's 48th Congressional District seat. (Keirstead for Congress via AP)
Calif. Democrats vying for US House may crowd each other outCalifornia Democrats worry their packed fields of candidates in several U.S. House races could hurt them in the state's top-two primary system
The Associated Press13 hours ago
FILE - In this March 21, 2018, file photo, Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz, left, makes his way to the U.S. District Court building in downtown Tucson, Ariz., where opening arguments were scheduled to begin in his murder trial. A mistrial was declared Monday, April 23, in the case of Swartz after an Arizona jury acquitted him of a second-degree murder charge in the killing of a teen from Mexico but deadlocked on lesser counts of manslaughter. (Ron Medvescek/Arizona Daily Star via AP, File)
Prosecutors mull retrial for Border Patrol agentProsecutors are evaluating whether to pursue a retrial for a U.S. Border Patrol agent on manslaughter charges after an Arizona jury deadlocked on the lesser counts
The Associated Press14 hours ago
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