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Getaway driver in Chicago shooting of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton convicted of murder

A getaway driver and reputed gang member charged in the 2013 killing of a 15-year-old high school honors student in Chicago was found guilty Wednesday of first-degree murder, in a case that brought national attention and shed light on the city’s gun vi…

Walker Hayes, wife open up about losing newborn daughter

Country singer Walker Hayes is opening up about the day he and his wife, Laney, lost their seventh child.

Lawyer: Suspect in anti-gay killing struggled with sexuality

A California man denied Wednesday that he killed a University of Pennsylvania student because the victim was gay.

Oregon woman kills disabled 7-year-old son before attempting suicide, police say

Police in Oregon said a woman allegedly shot and killed her disabled 7-year-old son before attempting suicide by drug overdose.

Ohio State suspends Urban Meyer for three games after investigation

Ohio State University announced Wednesday night that head football coach Urban Meyer would be suspended for the first three games of the upcoming season without pay following an investigation into his handling of domestic abuse allegations against a fo…

Colleagues say Australian PM has lost party support, must go

Three senior Cabinet ministers have told Australia’s prime minister he has lost his government’s support and must hold an internal ballot to elect a new leader quickly, in a major blow to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s chances of surviving his curre…

Iowa Dems reject ‘partisan fight’ over Mollie Tibbetts as platform opposes enforcing federal immigration laws

The murder of Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts at the hands of a suspected illegal immigrant has placed a spotlight on the state’s Democratic party, which this summer denounced federal immigration laws and called for local officials not to enforce …

Man who sold ammo to Las Vegas massacre gunman indicted by feds

An Arizona man who sold ammunition to Las Vegas massacre gunman Stephen Paddock was indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday on one count of manufacturing ammunition without a license.

The Latest: Bid fails to send Australian lawmaker to court

The Latest on Australia’s political leadership turmoil.

Dealer who sold ammo to Las Vegas shooter indicted

An Arizona man who sold ammunition to the gunman in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history was charged Wednesday in Nevada on a charge of engaging in the business of making ammunition without a license.