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3 Chicago officers accused of lying about teen's shooting
CHICAGO (AP) -- Three Chicago police officers were indicted on charges that they conspired to cover up and lie about what happened when a white police officer shot a black teenager 16 times, prompting outrage when a video of the shooting was finally released....

Wind fans the flames of Utah fire that has burned 13 homes
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Firefighters are bracing for more high winds Wednesday as they try to slow a southern Utah wildfire that has burned 13 homes and forced the evacuation of 1,500 people....

Utah lawsuits to test president's power to shrink monuments
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Native American tribes and environmental groups preparing for a legal battle to stop President Donald Trump from dismantling Utah's new national monument face a tougher challenge than anticipated....

New highly virulent strain of ransomware cripples networks
PARIS (AP) -- A new, highly virulent strain of malicious software that is crippling computers globally appears to have been sown in Ukraine, where it badly hobbled much of the government and private sector on the eve of a holiday celebrating a post-Soviet constitution....

The Latest: Maersk says it has 'contained' cyberattack
PARIS (AP) -- The Latest on a widespread cyberattack that is affecting companies and government systems (all times local):...

Review board wants another look at police shooting decision
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- A review board Tuesday found "substantial evidence of error" in a North Carolina police department's decision that the fatal shooting of a black man by an officer last year was justified and scheduled another hearing on the matter in August....

In rural Kentucky, solar eclipse preparation keeps town busy
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Cross over the old Louisville & Nashville Railroad in this town remembered for its Civil War encampment and you'll see the first signs - there's fresh anticipation in the rural areas that will be prime viewing locations for the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse to sweep the United States in 99 years....

Sarah Palin sues paper for tying her PAC ad to mass shooting
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former vice presidential nominee and Alaska governor Sarah Palin is accusing The New York Times of defamation over an editorial that linked one of her political action committee ads to the mass shooting that severely wounded then-Arizona Congressman Gabby Giffords....

Transit agency: Human error caused subway train derailment
NEW YORK (AP) -- A subway train derailment in New York City that injured nearly three dozen people and sparked major delays is being blamed on human error, not a track defect....

California sheriff deputy shot in face; condition unknown
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A transit deputy was shot in the face Tuesday at a light rail station in Sacramento after getting into a fight with a suspect. He was in stable condition, authorities said....

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