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Trump returns from summit with Putin to forceful criticism

Trump returns from summit with Putin to forceful criticism

HELSINKI — In an extraordinary embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump openly questioned his own intelligence agencies’ firm finding that Russia meddled in the 2016 U.S. election to his benefit, seeming to accept Russian President Vl...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Trump offers little pushback to Putin’s denial of interference

Trump offers little pushback to Putin’s denial of interference

HELSINKI - President Donald Trump cast doubt on the conclusion of U.S. intelligence agencies that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election, saying after his summit here Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin that the autocrat gave hi...
Published: 07/16/18
Judge halts deportations of reunited families

Judge halts deportations of reunited families

SAN DIEGO — A federal judge has temporarily halted deportations of families who have been recently reunited after they were separated by the Trump administration. The American Civil Liberties Union filed paperwork saying attorneys were concerned abou...
Published: 07/16/18
Puerto Ricans return to power grid, but fear for long term

Puerto Ricans return to power grid, but fear for long term

ADJUNTAS, Puerto Rico — It was finally a night to celebrate in this village tucked into the mountains of central Puerto Rico. People pressed TV remote buttons, clicked on fans and plugged in refrigerators as electricity again flowed into homes that h...
Published: 07/16/18
Trump-Putin summit opens without talk of election meddling

Trump-Putin summit opens without talk of election meddling

Trump-Putin summit opens without talk of election meddlingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE, JILL COLVIN and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, Associated PressHELSINKI (AP) — President Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin opened their summit Monday with serious expression all around...
Published: 07/16/18
‘I been watching you’: A child killer taunted little girls with terrifying notes, police say. After 30 years, DNA led to an arrest.

‘I been watching you’: A child killer taunted little girls with terrifying notes, police say. After 30 years, DNA led to an arrest.

The message was slashed onto the weather-beaten planks of a barn in the empty farmland not far from where the girl’s body had been found.Police in northern Indiana stared at the jerky handwritten scrawl in May 1990, realizing this was the most signif...
Published: 07/16/18
Video shows man killed by Chicago police running away, reaching for waist

Video shows man killed by Chicago police running away, reaching for waist

CHICAGO — A man killed by Chicago police had a gun in a holster at his hip and was shot multiple times as he ran away, spun around and reached toward his waist, footage released Sunday from an officer’s body-worn camera shows. Police Superintendent E...
Published: 07/16/18
Man suspected of attacking wife with chain saw was deported 11 times

Man suspected of attacking wife with chain saw was deported 11 times

A man suspected of attacking his wife with a chain saw in Whittier, Calif., had been deported 11 times since 2005, immigration officials said.Alejandro Alvarez Villegas, 32, attacked his wife in their home Wednesday, with their three children inside,...
Published: 07/14/18
Facebook wants to cut down on misinformation. So why isn’t it doing anything about Infowars?

Facebook wants to cut down on misinformation. So why isn’t it doing anything about Infowars?

Facebook has spent much of the last 1 1/2 years trying to tamp down the spread of false and malicious information that bloomed on its platform during the 2016 election.After a slew of negative publicity, the company adjusted its algorithms, sought to...
Published: 07/14/18
12 Russians accused of hacking Democrats in 2016 U.S. election

12 Russians accused of hacking Democrats in 2016 U.S. election

WASHINGTON — Twelve Russian intelligence officers were indicted on charges they hacked into Democratic email accounts during the 2016 U.S. presidential election and released stolen information in the months before Americans headed to the polls, the J...
Published: 07/13/18