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In this March 24, 2019 photo, Special Counsel Robert Mueller walks past the White House, after attending St. John's Episcopal Church for morning services, in Washington. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
March 28, 2019 - 5:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation report is more than 300 pages long. That's according to a Justice Department official and another person familiar with the report. The Justice Department official said Attorney General William Barr discussed the length of the...
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March 28, 2019 - 10:31 am
President Donald Trump says the FBI and Justice Department will look into the Jussie Smollett case after charges against the "Empire" actor were dropped this week .
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Rob Schumacher/The Republic
March 28, 2019 - 6:35 am
A single ticket sold in Wisconsin matched all six numbers in the Powerball drawing to win the third-largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history.
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Jake Patterson appears for a hearing at the Barron County Justice Center, Wednesday, March 27, 2019, in Barron, Wis. Patterson pleaded guilty Wednesday to kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs, killing her parents and holding her captive in a remote cabin for three months. (Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP, Pool)
March 27, 2019 - 11:22 pm
BARRON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man pleaded guilty Wednesday to kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents, in a move that spares the girl held captive in a remote cabin for three months from the possible trauma of having to testify at his trial. Jake Patterson, 21, sniffled and his...
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Pankaj Bhasin
Alexandria Sheriff's Office
March 27, 2019 - 7:45 pm
A jury has deadlocked and a mistrial has been declared in a northern Virginia murder case in which a defendant from New Jersey said he thought his victim was a werewolf.
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FILE - This Thursday, March 14, 2019, file photo shows a Boeing 737 Max 8 airplane parked at Boeing Field in Seattle. America's standing as the model for aviation-safety regulation will be on trial as congressional hearings begin Wednesday, March 27, 2019, into the Federal Aviation Administration's oversight of Boeing before and after two deadly crashes of its best-selling airliner. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
March 27, 2019 - 6:08 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congressional hearings looking into the Federal Aviation Administration's oversight of Boeing (all times local): ___ 5:50 p.m. Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass., challenged FAA Acting Administrator Daniel Elwell on whether the FAA should ban "selling safety features a la...
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Dog owners
March 27, 2019 - 1:40 pm
The FDA is warning consumers about a dog food that they say could be harmful to dogs and also people.
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Barbara Bush
AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File
March 27, 2019 - 11:48 am
Barbara Bush says Donald Trump caused her "angst" during the 2016 election and led her to question whether she was still a Republican in the months before she died.
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The outside of Under, Europe's first underwater restaurant
Inger Marie Grini/Bo Bedre Norge
March 26, 2019 - 5:16 pm
Adventurous entrepreneurs have put restaurants in all sorts of places— Abandoned factories , inside a cave , 160 feet up hanging from a crane —but few locations look as breathtakingly as Norway’s Under. It’s Europe’s first underwater restaurant with a dining room more than 18 feet under water. The...
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Emily Scheiwe
March 26, 2019 - 4:21 pm
The I Love My Pets store in small-town Rockwood, Mich., issued a plea on social media for the safe return of their beloved ball python after the snake disappeared.
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