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(Undated) -- It's up in the air whether or not comedian Tracy Morgan will ever perform again. Morgan's lawyer told the "New York Post" the "30 Rock" star suffered a debilitating brain injury in the deadly crash and his career could be in jeopardy. The 45-year-old Morgan is...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is planning to travel to China later this year despite the ongoing protests in Hong Kong. The White House says the President told Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi during a meeting Wednesday that he is watching the protests closely and urged a...
(Charlotte, NC) -- A U.S. appeals court is blocking parts of a North Carolina voter law because it would unfairly harm black voters. The court said same-day voter registration must be allowed, which overturned the previous decision by a lower court. The appeals court also...
(Bell Gardens, CA) -- The wife of the mayor of Bell Gardens reportedly shot her husband to death to keep him from beating the couple's son. Authorities tell the "Los Angeles Times" Daniel Crespo's 19-year-old son intervened Tuesday afternoon in a fight Crespo was having with his...
(Washington, DC) -- Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest is trying to tamp down concerns about Ebola in the USA. In a White House briefing, Earnest insisted that the Ebola virus does not pose a significant risk to Americans. He said the U.S. has the medical infrastructure in...
(Washington, DC) -- Embattled Secret Service Director Julia Pierson is out. Pierson submitted her resignation to Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson. White House spokesman Josh Earnest says President Obama phoned Pierson to thank her for her service. Earnest praised Pierson...
(Jacksonville, FL) -- The Florida man who shot and killed an unarmed teenager after a fight over loud music will likely spend the rest of his life in prison. A jury convicted Michael Dunn of first-degree murder today in the shooting death of 17-year-old Jordan Davis. In 2012,...
(Washington, DC) -- The man accused of vaulting the White House fence and triggering a Secret Service scandal is pleading not guilty to a variety of charges. Omar Gonzalez has also been ordered to undergo a mental competency exam, against the wishes of his attorneys. A federal...
(Charlottesville, VA) -- Drones are now being used in the search for a missing University of Virginia student. Authorities in Albemarle County say the drones were brought in because the rural terrain is making it tough for ATVs and helicopters to find 18-year-old Hannah Graham...