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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined by Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., left, departs after announcing that he is delaying a vote on the Republican health care bill while the GOP leadership works toward getting enough votes, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, June 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: 1. SENATE SHELVES OBAMACARE REPEAL BILL President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans suffer an embarrassing setback on their No. 1 campaign...

Trump administration plans border wall models in summer

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The agency in charge of U.S. border security plans to start building prototypes for President Donald Trump’s proposed wall with Mexico later this summer. Ronald Vitiello, Customs and Border Protection’s acting deputy...

Review board wants another look at police shooting decision

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A review board has found a potential error in a North Carolina police department’s decision that the fatal shooting of a black man by an officer last year was justified and has scheduled another hearing on the matter in...

The Latest: Trump confidant to appear before House committee

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the investigations into possible coordination between the Trump campaign and Russia (all times local): 8:45 p.m. A longtime confidant of President Donald Trump is set to appear before the House intelligence committee next...

Clinton campaign chief has closed-door talk with House panel

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton’s former campaign chairman met Tuesday with a House committee investigating Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election. John Podesta spoke with members of the House intelligence committee behind...

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Sarah Palin sues paper for tying her PAC ad to mass shooting

NEW YORK (AP) — Former vice presidential nominee and Alaska governor Sarah Palin is accusing The New York Times of defamation over an editorial that linked one of her political action committee ads to the mass shooting that severely wounded then-Arizona...

Man plucked from raging California river in dramatic video

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Nevada man is safe after helicopter rescuers plucked him from a rock surrounded by swift-moving water above a nearly 50-foot waterfall in California. California Highway Patrol Officer David White said Tuesday that 25-year-old Kalani...

Tillerson urges nations to negotiate to resolve Qatar crisis

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is urging Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries to stay “open to negotiation” with Qatar as they try to resolve a major diplomatic crisis with their neighbor. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met separately...

New Hampshire woman jailed for giving woman in labor heroin

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire woman who injected heroin and methamphetamines into a friend about to give birth has been sentenced to a year in jail. Thirty-eight-year-old Rhianna Frenette, of Belmont, pleaded guilty to reckless conduct Tuesday for...

A commuter exits a closed off station after a subway train derailment, Tuesday, June 27, 2017, in the Harlem neighborhood of New York. A subway train derailed near a station in Harlem on Tuesday, frightening passengers and resulting in a power outage as people were evacuated from trains along the subway line. The Fire Department of New York said a handful of people were treated for minor injuries at around 10 a.m. It said there was smoke but no fire. Delays were reported throughout the subway system. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Subway train derails, scaring passengers and injuring dozens

NEW YORK (AP) — A subway train derailed Tuesday as it entered a station, tossing people to the floor, forcing hundreds of shaken-up passengers to evacuate through darkened tunnels and delivering another jolt to a transit system plagued by aging equipment...

FBI: Montana man is bank robber dubbed ‘AK-47 bandit’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Montana man who had homemade bombs in his house and is accused of shooting at a Kansas state trooper is a bank robber the FBI dubbed “the AK-47 bandit” and is suspected of holding up at least six banks in five states,...

Man, 90, who escaped prison in 1970 indicted for fraud

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a 90-year-old man who escaped from a Maryland prison in 1970 has been indicted for Social Security fraud in Philadelphia. William Lewis is accused of collecting more than $450,000 in retirement benefits that he...

Estates of Bernie Madoff’s 2 sons to keep nearly $4 million

NEW YORK (AP) — A bankruptcy court filing shows the estates of Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff’s (MAY’-dawfz) two sons will get to keep nearly $4 million once about $18 million in assets is taken away as part of a legal settlement. The...

Police arrest 2, seek 2 in attack on French Quarter tourists

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Two suspects have made a first court appearance after their arrests in a violent, video-recorded attack and robbery on two Boston-area visitors to New Orleans’ French Quarter. Police meanwhile searched for two other suspects in the...

77-year-old woman survives 18 hours pinned under her SUV

WHITEHALL, N.Y. (AP) — A 77-year-old upstate New York woman has survived being pinned under a sport utility vehicle for 18 hours. Police tell the Glens Falls newspaper The Post-Star that Whitehall resident Shirley Coderre exited her SUV on Monday afternoon...

Report: Black girls thought to need less protection

WASHINGTON (AP) — Adults think that black girls are less innocent, less in need of protection and nurturing, and seem older than similarly aged white girls, which could lead to stiffer punishments in school, a new report said Tuesday. The report also said...

FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2014 file image taken from dash-cam video provided by the Chicago Police Department, Laquan McDonald, right, walks down the street moments before being fatally shot by Chicago Police officer Jason Van Dyke in Chicago. Three Chicago police officers have been indicted on felony charges alleging they conspired to cover up the fatal shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald by a white officer. The three officers, Thomas Gaffney, David March and Joseph Walsh, were each charged Tuesday, June 27, 2017, with conspiracy, official misconduct and obstruction of justice. (Chicago Police Department via AP, File)

Timeline of the Chicago police shooting of Laquan McDonald

CHICAGO (AP) — A grand jury has indicted three Chicago police officers on felony charges that they conspired to cover up the actions of a white officer now charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. The Cook...

Davenport teacher charged with federal child porn counts

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A Davenport elementary school teacher has been charged with possession and receipt of child pornography. The Quad-City Times reports (http://bit.ly/2sXy4kE ) that a federal complaint against 43-year-old Michael Loren Ross was unsealed...

FILE--In this June 28, 2016, file photo, a sign welcomes people to the gathering of the Rainbow Family of Living Light in Mount Tabor, Vt. Federal prosecutors and judges are setting up a temporary court in remote eastern Oregon to handle citations against any attendees at the Rainbow Family of Living Light annual counter-culture gathering. The get-together in the Malheur National Forest set to begin later this week is expected to attract up to 20,000 campers and has already created tensions in this rural community. (AP Photo/Wilson Ring, file)

US sets up court in Oregon forest for major gathering

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. government has sent federal prosecutors to a “pop-up” court in eastern Oregon to process citations against people attending a massive counter-culture peace gathering on public land that could draw up to 20,000...

Recall against Stanford case judge would be 2 years later

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Activists seeking to recall a judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman say they believe voters will still support the effort even if it appears on the...

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