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Trump says he took the Fifth in New York civil investigation
Donald Trump says he invoked the Fifth Amendment and wouldn’t answer questions under oath in the long-running New York civil investigation into his business dealings Learn More
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Donald Trump 'took the Fifth.' What does it actually mean?
Former President Donald Trump has shown up for questioning under oath in New York’s civil investigation into his business practices More »
New Mexico's Muslim community reels from arrest in killings
A fear of attacks that had rippled through communities nationwide after the fatal shootings of four men in Albuquerque, New Mexico, gave way to shock and sadness when it turned out the suspect in the killings was himself a Muslim More »
What's next for Alex Jones after $49M Sandy Hook verdict?
The nearly $50 million defamation verdict against Alex Jones for his years of lies about the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre is not a final reckoning More »
Florida's 'Don't Say Gay' law fuels anti-LGBTQ hate online
Research that analyzed social media posts finds that hateful references to gays, lesbians and other LGBTQ people surged online after Florida passed a law that bars instruction on sexual orientation and gender identity in kindergarten through third grade More »
Deputy coroner: House explosion in southern Indiana kills 3
Authorities say three people were killed when a house exploded in the southern Indiana city of Evansville More »
EXPLAINER: Mixed US inflation signs. Where are prices going?
Consumers struggling with skyrocketing prices for food, gas, autos and rent got a tantalizing hint of relief last month, when prices didn’t budge at all from June after 25 straight months of increases More »
Details released on extra tolls for New York City drivers
Drivers entering the heart of New York City would pay $9 to $23 under a plan aimed at reducing gridlock in the country's most congested city More »
Governor, AG stand by reactions to motorcycle crash verdict
The New Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers is denouncing comments by Gov. Chris Sununu and his attorney general after a jury acquitted a truck driver in the death of seven motorcyclists, but both men are standing by their statements More »
Serena loses 1st match since saying she's prepared to retire
Serena Williams lost her first match since telling the world she is ready to leave professional tennis More »