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Nation Jul 04Climber on Statue of Liberty base after anti-ICE banner hung
Several people who hung a banner calling for abolishing Immigration and Customs Enforcement from the Statue of Liberty's pedestal on the Fourth of July have been arrested, and authorities say a person is scaling the statue's base.
Arts Jul 04UK police investigating 6 assault claims against Kevin Spacey
Five of the alleged offenses took place in London between 1996 and 2008, and the sixth in the western English city of Gloucester in 2013.
Politics Jul 03Trump orders U.S. flags lowered to honor slain journalists
The order comes after Annapolis Mayor Gavin Buckley said Monday that Trump had declined his request to lower the flags.
Nation Jul 02Man arrested for pulling out gun at Alabama immigration rally
Shane Ryan Sealy, 34, is accused of picking a fight with a protester at Saturday's rally in Huntsville, Alabama, and then pulling out a gun after the protester pushed Sealy back and knocked him down, authorities say.
Politics Jul 02WATCH: White House declines to name Supreme Court candidates
Watch remarks from White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders's briefing today.
Nation Jul 02Harvey Weinstein accused of forcible sex act by a 3rd woman
Harvey Weinstein was accused of a forcible sex act by a third woman in an updated indictment, Manhattan's district attorney said Monday.
World Jul 02All 12 boys and coach found alive in northern Thailand cave
A Thai provincial governor says all 12 boys and their soccer coach have been found alive in a cave where they went missing over a week ago in northern Thailand.
Politics Jul 02EU warns Trump: Auto tariffs could lead to $300 billion retaliation
European Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas said Monday the U.S. investigation into the possibility of auto tariffs "lacks legitimacy, factual basis and violates international trade rules," just like last month's U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.
Politics Jul 02Michael Cohen, Trump’s former personal lawyer, says he’ll put ‘family and country first’
In Michael Cohen’s first interview since federal agents raided his home and hotel room as part of a probe into his personal business dealings, he was asked what he would do if prosecutors forced him to choose between protecting the…
World Jul 01Suicide bomber targets Sikhs, Hindus in Afghanistan; 12 dead
A suicide bomber targeted a group of Sikhs and Hindus on their way to meet Afghanistan’s president in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Sunday, killing at least 12 people.