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Drone drops drugs in Ohio prison yard, spurring inmate fight
Officials say a drone dropped a package of drugs into a northern Ohio prison yard while inmates were outside, sparking a fight.
NH governor: Father, daughter killed in tent collapse
New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan says the two people who were killed when a circus tent collapsed during a storm were a father and daughter.
Accused church shooter wants to know framework of govt case
The white man accused of gunning down nine black people at a South Carolina church wants to know how the federal government plans to lay out any evidence against him.
Sandra Bland's family to sue Texas state trooper
An attorney for the family of a black woman found dead in a Texas county jail three days after a confrontation with a white state trooper says a lawsuit will be filed against the trooper.
Mothers: Officer restrained children, put handcuffs on arms
Two mothers say in a federal lawsuit that a school resource officer placed their disabled children in handcuffs because they were acting out, causing physical and emotional pain.
Unruly Northern California fire keeping growing
An unruly wildfire in drought-stricken Northern California has grown to more than 101 square miles despite thousands of weary firefighters working to stem its spread.
Puerto Rico confirms it failed to make $58M debt payment
The government of Puerto Rico has confirmed that it failed to make a $58 million debt payment that was due Saturday, a significant escalation of the debt crisis facing the U.S. island territory.
Party on, Abe: Illinois named top party school in the US
The University of Illinois has partied its way into the top spot on an annual list of top party schools in the country.
Weather helps crews battling massive California wildfire
Cooler weather is helping crews make inroads against a massive Northern California wildfire that tore through two dozen homes, threatened thousands more and forced scores of people to flee the flames.
Former President Jimmy Carter undergoes liver operation
The Carter Center says former President Jimmy Carter has undergone a medical procedure to remove a small mass in his liver, and that he's expected to make a full recovery.
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