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Feds to bring contempt charge against Arizona sheriff

PHOENIX - Prosecutors said Tuesday they will charge Sheriff Joe Arpaio with criminal contempt-of-court for defying a judge's orders to end his signature immigration patrols in Arizona, exposing the 84-year-old lawman to the possibility of jail time and clouding his political future as he seeks a
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BEIJING (Reuters) - A blast that killed 14 people in a block of prefabricated houses in China on Monday was caused by "illegal production and storage of explosives", the state news agency Xinhua repor
FIELD, B.C. - Two workers have been injured in a rock slide in Yoho National Park that has closed the Trans-Canada Highway for an extended period. RCMP say the slide happened Monday west of Field, B.
MOUNT HOOD NATIONAL FOREST, Ore. (AP) — Each year, thousands of Oregon parents hug their children goodbye and send them into the wilderness for up to a week to learn about their state’s natural
CLEVELAND - Blinking back tears, LeBron James extended his right ring finger, the one sparkling with 400 diamonds, and touched the championship banner. As it rose from a golden, miniature Cleveland s
DENVER (AP) — A lawsuit challenging Denver’s sweeps of the homeless is the latest in a string of cases opposing crackdowns on people camping in public around the country. It accuses the city of
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The treads on half the tires of a tour bus that slammed into a tractor-trailer on a desert freeway, killing 13 people, were worn down to an unsafe level, a federal investigator sai
It is the second time the Obama Administration has asked Energy Transfer Partners to stand down on the Dakota Access Pipeline, so far to no avail.
A refugee from Kenya killed one former co-worker, wounded three others and then killed himself Tuesday in a workplace shooting that authorities are still trying to unravel in Virginia, police said
War of words between outgoing Vice President Joe Biden and Republican nominee Donald Trump
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Activists are suing Los Angeles police and prosecutors, arguing that sweeping gang injunctions violate the civil rights of thousands of people. The federal lawsuit, filed Tuesday b
US extended support to government of Pakistan at a time when Imran Khan has threatened to hold mass protests in the country
U.S. District Judge Anna Brown then questioned the juror and left him on the jury before sending the panel home for the day Tuesday.
SYDNEY (AP) — Australian police flew to Rome to interview a top Vatican cardinal about allegations of sexual assault dating back decades, officials said Wednesday. Cardinal George Pell, Pope Francis&
With his own show, 'Trump Tower Live', Donald Trump seeks to beat the 'left-wing media'
He was responding to a question on terrorism in South Asia in the aftermath of the attack on a police academy in Quetta that claimed over 60 lives
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian police said on Wednesday they have interviewed the Vatican's Australian-born financial controller, Cardinal George Pell, in relation to allegations of sexual assault.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man found with multiple weapons and hundreds of pounds of ammunition in his home was charged with making terrorist threats to the Islamic Center of Southern Californi
Two days after the elections and before the protests began, Clinton -- then at the State Department -- called for a full investigation into the accusations, citing "serious concerns about the co
(Reuters) - The U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State militants has not taken enough precautions to avoid civilian casualties in Syria and has underestimated the impact of its operations on civili
Although, experts believe that Trump may not do well in many crucial states
He stressed on the urgency of bringing the perpetrators of abhorrent act of violence to swift justice
The U.K. said it would deploy tanks and drones alongside 800 troops in Eastern Europe, the first of several expected moves by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization to help counter growing fears about
Belgium, Portugal, Spain and Lithuania, whose budgets were flagged for different reasons, have also been sent letters by the EU executive seeking explanations. 
A sister and brother are named as among four people killed at a theme park in Australia on Tuesday.
Health-plan rates are jumping in many states. Meanwhile, Washington state awaits new figures on health plans here.
A father who said he violently threw his crying baby daughter onto the sofa in a fit of temper has been convicted of her murder.
South Africa withdrew from the court earlier this month.
Sexual harassment and even violence against female parliamentarians is widespread, a new report says.
Justin Timberlake is spared a brush with the law after posting a voting selfie in Tennessee.
MONTEVIDEO — Former President Jorge Batlle, who has died at age 88, was remembered yesterday as a force in Uruguayan politics for half a century.
"The Secretary-General extends his heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims and to the Government and people of Pakistan, and wishes a speedy recovery to the injured," Xinhua ne
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil President Michel Temer won another victory on Tuesday in his effort to restore fiscal discipline when the lower house of Congress approved a constitutional amendment to cap
With Uganda's public education system reeling from absent teachers, poor facilities and high dropout rates, could private education be the answer?
As Iraqi forces traded fire this week with the Islamic State fighters who held his village hostage for the  last 2½ years, Taqayadin Hawas hunkered down with his seven children and prayed not to d

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