Pennsylvania accuses financial firms of bond price-fixing

Pennsylvania's treasury department is accusing about a dozen large financial firms of inflating the price of bonds issued by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over seven years.

Funeral set for Alabama police officer killed by gunman

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A police officer killed by a gunman in Alabama is being honored with a funeral at the 9,100-seat Auburn Arena.

The Latest: Deal reached to lower Michigan auto insurance

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HHS rolls back protections for transgender people

A new Trump administration rule would roll back sex discrimination protection for transgender people in health services.
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Federal lawsuit filed to block Alabama's new abortion ban

Abortion providers asked a federal judge Friday to block an Alabama law that would ban most abortions in the state.
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Governor calls special session to complete $48B budget

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has called lawmakers back for a special session to complete a $48 billion state budget for the next two years.
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Michigan's governor, lawmakers reach deal on auto insurance

Michigan's Democratic governor and Republican leaders announced Friday morning that they've reached an agreement on legislation to cut the country's highest insurance premiums.
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Slain North Carolina student gets Purple Heart, Bronze Star

A University of North Carolina-Charlotte student who was killed when he tackled a gunman who opened fire inside a classroom has been posthumously awarded military honors.
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Trump expands Barr power over classified Russia probe info

President Donald Trump has granted Attorney General William Barr new powers to review and potentially release classified information related to the origins of the Russia investigation, a move aimed at accelerating Barr's inquiry into whether U.S. officials improperly surveilled Trump's 2016 campaign.
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FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 18, 2019 file photo, anti-abortion activists protest outside of the U.S. Supreme Court, during the March for Life in Washi

Arguments over rape and incest divide abortion opponents

Even as the anti-abortion movement celebrates the sweeping bans passed in several states, it's divided by a widening rift over whether those prohibitions should apply…
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The Latest: Hostility between Trump and Pelosi ratchets up

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Man charged in crash that killed Memphis police officer

A Tennessee man already convicted three times for driving under the influence now faces a vehicular homicide charge, accused of fatally rear-ending a police officer.
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Georgia police K9 dies chasing suspect in 90-degree weather

A police K9 in Georgia suddenly fell ill while chasing a suspect and died.
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AP Explains: How retirement legislation impacts you

Americans generally do not have enough saved for retirement and Congress is considering a number of measures to address that.There are a few retirement-related bills…
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Seeking affirmation: Trump has aides vouch he's 'very calm'

Sometimes even the president of the United States needs somebody to vouch for him.
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She said, he said: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and President Donald Trump engaged in rude-and-then-some questioning of his fitness for office and her s

Trump, Pelosi trade insults as their feud heats up

She's calling for an "intervention" to save the nation from him. He says she's "crazy."
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FILE - In this May 1, 2019, file photo, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange puts his fist up as he is taken from court in London. The Justice Department

US charges WikiLeaks founder with publishing classified info

In a case with significant First Amendment implications, the U.S. filed new charges Thursday against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, accusing him of violating the Espionage Act by publishing secret documents containing the names of confidential military and diplomatic sources.
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Virtual reality helps police learn to interact with autistic

An autistic man walks out of a store without paying for a toy he picked up. He's followed by a storekeeper demanding he come back inside. The situation quickly escalates, and police are called.
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The Latest: Assange lawyer says charges threaten journalists

The Latest on U.S. charges against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange (all times local):
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Texas lawmakers want answers over new Sandra Bland video

Texas authorities are expected to face sharp questioning over why cellphone video Sandra Bland took during her confrontational 2015 traffic stop never publicly surfaced until now.
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Acting Secy Shanahan to speak at Naval Academy graduation

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan is set to deliver the commencement address to the 2019 graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy.
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President Donald Trump answers questions following a news conference on supporting America's farmers and ranchers in the Roosevelt Room of the White H

Trump moves to escalate investigation of intel agencies

President Donald Trump granted Attorney General William Barr new powers to review and potentially release classified information related to the origins of the Russia investigation.
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President Donald Trump and first lady MelanĀ­ia Trump place American flags in front of grave markers at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va.,

Trump visits Arlington National Cemetery before Memorial Day

President Donald Trump paid his respects Thursday to those who died in service to the United States by placing American flags at several gravesites during an early Memorial Day visit to Arlington National Cemetery.