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In this 2014 photo provided by the Center for Conservation Biology, orca scat floats on the Salish Sea in Washington State. A new study to be published Thursday, June 29, 2017, says that the small population of endangered Puget Sound orcas are having pregnancy problems due to stress from not getting enough salmon to eat. (Center for Conservation Biology/via AP)
Study links at-risk orcas' failed pregnancies to scarce foodThe endangered killer whales that frequent the inland waters of Washington state are having pregnancy problems because they can't find enough to eat
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Map locates the countries included in Trump’s travel ban; 2c x 3 inches; 96.3 mm x 76 mm;
US sets new visa rules for 6 mainly Muslim nations, refugeesThe Trump administration has set new criteria for visa applicants from six mainly Muslim nations and all refugees that require a "close" family or business tie to the United States
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Hearing wraps for school board member who insulted ObamaA decision on whether a one-time candidate for New York governor who publicly insulted former President Barack Obama should remain on a school board is expected in several weeks
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Colten Ledbetter, of the Ruby Mountain Hotshots out of Elko, Nev., walks toward the Incident Command Center as the fire crews return from fighting a wildfire in the ski town of Brian Head Tuesday, June 27, 2017, in Panguitch, Utah. (Scott G Winterton/The Deseret News via AP)
Thousands in Arizona flee flames as wildfires sweep WestA wildfire burning through a dense Arizona forest has forced thousands of people from their homes, closed a major road and created a huge plume of smoke over the same area devastated by a blaze that killed 19 firefighters four years ago
The Associated Press5 hours ago
In this 2014 photo provided by the Center for Conservation Biology, orca scat floats on the Salish Sea in Washington State. A new study to be published Thursday, June 29, 2017, says that the small population of endangered Puget Sound orcas are having pregnancy problems due to stress from not getting enough salmon to eat. (Center for Conservation Biology/via AP)
Study links at-risk orcas' failed pregnancies to scarce foodA new study finds that the small population of endangered Puget Sound orcas are having trouble having babies because they're not getting enough salmon to eat
The Associated Press5 hours ago
In this Dec, 9, 2009 photo released by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows suspect Nicory Marquis Spann. Spann, of Sacramento, Calif., was jailed without bail on suspicion of attempted murder of a sheriff's deputy. Sheriff's department spokesman Sgt. Tony Turnbull said Spann attacked a deputy without being provoked and wrestled away his gun, firing twice. One bullet struck Spann in the jaw. Officials could not say if Spann had an attorney or will be assigned one when he first appears on court on Friday, June 30. (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP)
California sheriff deputy mending from gunshot wound to faceAlex Ladwig, a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy, was working a rush-hour shift at a transit station when he found himself fighting for his life
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Vice President Mike Pence talks with local small business owners about healthcare during a roundtable at Tendon Manufacturing in Bedford, Ohio, Wednesday, June 28, 2017. (Joshua Gunter/The Plain Dealer via AP)
Pence: Trump will repeal Obama's health law by summer's endVice President Mike Pence says President Donald Trump's administration will repeal former President Barack Obama's health reforms by the end of the summer
The Associated Press7 hours ago
The Latest: Suspected shooter of deputy has criminal recordThe suspect in the shooting of a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy was convicted nearly a decade ago of charges linked to the slaying of a brother and sister.
The Associated Press7 hours ago
FILE – In this April 19, 2017, file photo, the Rev. Rowland Foster, center, leaves district court after charges were dismissed against him in Bernville, Pa. Foster, the pastor of a church that rejects modern medicine is due in court in Pennsylvania on a charge that he failed to report suspected abuse when his 2-year-old granddaughter died of pneumonia. Foster is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, for a preliminary hearing that will determine if there’s enough evidence to send the case to trial. (Susan L. Angstadt/Reading Eagle via AP)
Pastor to face trial in granddaughter's faith healing deathThe pastor of a fundamentalist congregation that avoids modern medicine will stand trial in Pennsylvania on a charge he should've alerted authorities when his 2-year-old granddaughter was dying of pneumonia
The Associated Press7 hours ago
FILE- In this June 14, 2017, file photo, Former U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in his hotel room in Madrid, Spain. Ki-moon is speaking at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum in Boston on Wednesday, June 28. (AP Photo/Paul White, File)
Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks at forumFormer United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has spoken at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum in Boston
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - This Jan. 7, 2016 file photo released by the Waller County Sheriff's Office in Hempstead, Texas, shows former Texas State Trooper Brian Encinia, after his arrest on a perjury charge. The misdemeanor perjury charge has been dismissed against the fired Texas state trooper in a case arising from his 2015 arrest of Sandra Bland, a black woman who was later found dead in a county jail. (Waller County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
Perjury case dropped against ex-trooper in Sandra Bland caseMisdemeanor perjury charge dismissed against fired Texas state trooper in case arising from his 2015 arrest of Sandra Bland
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Ex-pharmaceutical CEO accused at trial of cheating investorsProsecutor: Former pharmaceutical company CEO built a bogus hedge fund empire on 'lies upon lies'
The Associated Press8 hours ago
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