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Katharine Jackson

Presidential hopeful Booker, in Selma, says U.S. failing its people

Mar 03 2019

Presidential hopeful Cory Booker told a service commemorating the 1965 "Bloody Sunday" march, a turning point in the civil rights movement, that the United States is still failing many Americans, citing poverty and gun violence as constant threats.

Flight data recorder recovered from fatal Texas cargo plane crash

Mar 03 2019

Investigators have recovered the flight data recorder from a cargo plane that crashed on Feb. 23 in Texas, killing all three people on board, the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board said on Sunday.

Receding waters spell relief for flooded Northern California towns

Mar 01 2019

Low-lying communities along the rain-engorged Russian River in Northern California wine country were largely cut off by flooding on Thursday, even as waters began receding and sunny skies returned after days of nonstop showers. | Video

Sully, George H.W. Bush's dog, starts new job with wounded U.S. service members, veterans

Feb 28 2019

(This Feb. 27 story corrects term to refer to dog in paragraph 3)

United Methodist Church strengthens ban on same-sex marriage, LGBT clergy

Feb 27 2019

The United Methodist Church voted on Tuesday to uphold and strengthen its ban on same-sex marriage and LGBT clergy in a move likely to alienate large numbers of followers who had pushed for reform. | Video

Record-setting snowstorm buries parts of Arizona

Feb 22 2019

A winter storm in the U.S. Southwest that dumped snow on Arizona made travel treacherous on Friday as strong winds pushed powdery snow into drifts and forecasters predicted the blizzard would continue into the night. | Video

Virginia Republicans want Democrat's sex assault accusers to testify

Feb 22 2019

Virginia Republican lawmakers on Friday said they plan a hearing where two women who have accused the state's Democratic lieutenant governor of sex assault can testify about their allegations.

U.S. Coast Guard officer accused of terror plot could face more charges

Feb 22 2019

(This version of the Feb. 21st story corrects spelling to Hasson from Hassan in last paragraph) | Video

In U.S., pope's summit on sex abuse seen as too little, too late

Feb 20 2019

WASHINGTON In the study of his home outside Washington, victims’ advocate Tom Doyle searched a shelf packed with books to find the thick report that led him to stop practicing as a priest and devote himself to helping those who had been sexually abused by clergymen.

In U.S., pope's summit on sex abuse seen as too little, too late

Feb 20 2019

WASHINGTON In the study of his home outside Washington, victims’ advocate Tom Doyle searched a shelf packed with books to find the thick report that led him to stop practicing as a priest and devote himself to helping those who had been sexually abused by clergymen.

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