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A flooded out car is stranded in high water off U.S. 59 as rain from Tropical Depression Imelda inundated the area on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, near Spendora, Texas. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP)
'It's bad': Water rescues begin as Imelda soaks East TexasRain from Tropical Depression Imelda has deluged parts of Texas and Louisiana, prompting hundreds of water rescues, a hospital evacuation and road closures in areas east of Houston that were hit hard by Hurricane Harvey two years ago
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FILE - This September 2014 file photo shows Ulrich Klopfer. Officials whose offices are investigating the discovery of more than 2,200 medically preserved fetal remains at an Illinois house of Dr. Klopfer who performed abortions for decades in Indiana will hold a press conference on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, to discuss the case. Klopfer died earlier this month. (South Bend Tribune via AP, File)
The Latest: No fetal remains found at closed abortion clinicOfficials whose offices are investigating the discovery of more than 2,200 medically preserved fetal remains at an Illinois house of a late doctor who had performed abortions for decades in Indiana will discuss the case
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Sheriff: Police officer kills man who killed woman in storeA sheriff in northeast Mississippi says a police officer has shot and killed a man who had just killed a woman in a small-town convenience store
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UN official: Humanitarian situation in NW Syria 'alarming'Senior UN official says humanitarian situation in last rebel stronghold in Syria is 'alarming'
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Detention Deputies stand at the doorway as Michael W. Jones Jr., left, sits on a bench in handcuffs and chains while waiting for his initial appearance at the Marion County Jail courtroom, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, in Ocala, Fla. Jones, suspected of killing his wife and four children and driving their bodies into Georgia, returned to Florida to face murder charges. (Doug Engle/Star-Banner via AP)
Florida man drove with bodies of wife, 4 kids to GeorgiaAuthorities say a man suspected of killing his wife and four children and driving around with their bodies has returned to Florida to face murder charges
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FILE - In this April 17, 2018, file image from video provided by KTHV-TV, a death penalty protester outside the Arkansas governor's mansion in Little Rock prepares to tie rope around Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen who is laying on a cot in protest of executions. Arkansas' attorney general is asking the state Supreme Court to reassign cases involving her office from a judge who's been prohibited from handling execution cases, accusing him of regularly being biased against her staff. Attorney General Leslie Rutledge on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, requested that the court reassign the civil cases from Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen, who was prohibited from handling execution cases in 2017 after he participated in an anti-death penalty demonstration.(KTHV/TEGNA Inc. via AP, File)
Arkansas court won't let judge hear execution cases againThe Arkansas Supreme Court says it won't allow a judge who demonstrated against the death penalty the same day he blocked the state from using a lethal injection drugs to resume hearing execution cases
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Dr. Kelly Kruse, a forensic pathologist with Iowa State Medical Examiner's office describes injuries she observed during an autopsy of Amy Mullis as she testifies in Todd Mullis' murder trial Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, at the Dubuque County Courthouse in Dubuque, Iowa. Authorities say Mullis fatally attacked his wife, 39-year-old Amy Mullis, in November at her farm northwest of Earlville, Iowa. (Dave Kettering/Telegraph Herald via AP)
Ex-lover in corn rake killing: Woman was afraid of husbandThe field manager of an Iowa hog farm has testified that a woman he was having an affair told him last year she was deathly afraid of her husband _ a man now accused of using a corn rake to kill her
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Trump Condemns Whistleblower StoryPresident Trump is pushing back against the allegation that he made some kind of improper promise to another world leader while on a phone call. In a series of tweets Thursday, Trump pointed out that he knows full well all of his calls to foreign leaders have lots of people...
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National Hurricane Center says Hurricane Jerry has formed and is closing in on Caribbean islandsNational Hurricane Center says Hurricane Jerry has formed and is closing in on Caribbean islands
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3 killed in Chicago shooting idenfitied; attackers at largeAuthorities have identified three young men who were gunned down while standing outside a convenience store on Chicago's West Side
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Wife of House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn dies at age 80Emily Clyburn, the wife of House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn of South Carolina, has died
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FILE- This May 14, 2014 file photo, Trenton City Council member Kathy McBride is seen in Trenton, N.J. Currently City Council President, McBride apologized for using an anti-Semitic phrase that was recorded in an executive session on Sept. 5, 2019, and later published by the Trentonian newspaper. Her apology came amid calls for her to resign over the comment. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)
3 politicians sorry for using, defending anti-Semitic tropeThree city council members in New Jersey's capital city have now apologized for using or defending anti-Semitic language while discussing actions taken by the city's Jewish attorney
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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