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Virginia manhunt ends after cop killer found

A manhunt for suspect who fatally shot a police officer ended Saturday morning after an extensive overnight search near Richmond.
Sat, 27 May 2017 13:13:00 GMT

Defense Secretary Mattis to address West Point graduates

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is scheduled to address graduating cadets at West Point.
Sat, 27 May 2017 12:14:52 GMT

Virginia State Police trooper shot, suspect manhunt ongoing

Virginia State Police say a manhunt continues following a shooting in Richmond that left a trooper seriously injured.
Sat, 27 May 2017 11:37:54 GMT

Pilot's remains back on US soil from Vietnam after 52 years

It took 52 years, but a daughter has finally brought her father's remains back to U.S. soil from Vietnam.
Sat, 27 May 2017 07:10:34 GMT

US plans test of defense system to shoot down an ICBM

The Pentagon is planning its first test of a system for shooting down an intercontinental-range missile.
Sat, 27 May 2017 06:40:16 GMT

Carter national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies

Former President Jimmy Carter is remembering his national security adviser, Zbigniew Brzezinski (ZBIG'-nyef breh-ZHIN'-skee), as "a superb public servant" as well as "brilliant, dedicated and loyal."
Sat, 27 May 2017 06:34:54 GMT

Mortuary chief: John Glenn's remains weren't disrespected

As Air Force officials investigate allegations that inspectors were invited to view the remains of astronaut and former U.S. Sen. John Glenn at Dover Air Force Base, a military mortuary chief said that Glenn's remains were treated with "impeccable care."
Sat, 27 May 2017 06:02:10 GMT

Carter national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies

Zbigniew Brzezinski (ZBIG'-nyef breh-ZHIN'-skee), the national security adviser to President Jimmy Carter, has died.
Sat, 27 May 2017 04:30:25 GMT

Police: Man hurling racial slurs kills 2, injures 1 on train

Police in Oregon say two people died and another was hurt in a stabbing on a Portland light-rail train after a man yelled racial slurs at two young Muslim women.
Sat, 27 May 2017 04:24:30 GMT

Correction: Killer Nurse story

A Texas nurse who's been serving a 99-year prison sentence for the fatal overdose of an infant in her care has been indicted in the death of another infant as prosecutors try to keep her behind bars.
Sat, 27 May 2017 02:38:10 GMT

Two killed, one injured in stabbings on Portland light rail

Two people were stabbed to death and a third person was injured on a light rail train in Portland, Ore.
Sat, 27 May 2017 01:55:00 GMT