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Girl weeps over police shootings in Charlotte
A young girl climbed up a step ladder to stand at the podium before a tense Charlotte City Council meeting. ... More >>

Charlotte police shooting: What happens next?
After nearly a week of protests in Charlotte, the Queen City has returned to near normal after officials had enacted both a state of emergency and a curfew following protests over a fatal police shooting. ... More >>

New law will make it harder to get police body-cam video
Videos released by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department of the fatal encounter between officers and Keith Lamont Scott could be the last such footage that North Carolina authorities share with the public. ... More >>

What do non-protesters across Charlotte think?
For days, the loudest voices emerging from Charlotte have been the hundreds of protesters filling downtown every night. ... More >>

Few answers after release of shooting videos
The Charlotte-Mecklinburg Police Department has released two videos that depict the shooting of Keith Scott. CNN's Brynn Gingras reports. ... More >>

Thousands evacuate Cedar Rapids
Thousands of Iowans are taking no chances in advance of what could be one of the worst floods in the state's history. ... More >>

Gunman with Nazi emblems injured 9
The suspect in a shooting in southwest Houston was pronounced dead after a shootout with police, Acting Police Chief Martha Montalvo told reporters. ... More >>

Marlins honor late star pitcher
Marlins leadoff hitter Dee Gordon, a lefty, took one pitch from the right side of the plate in honor of the teammate he lost in a weekend boating accident. ... More >>

FBI data: Violent crime up from last year
Last year saw an increase in violent crime -- including murder -- compared to 2014, according to new data released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Monday. ... More >>

Kids take knee at anthem, get threats
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Auburn's iconic oaks attacked again
Auburn University's revered oak trees can't catch a break. ... More >>

Mall shooting suspect to be arraigned
The lone suspect in the fatal shooting of five people in a Washington state mall is in custody after a nearly 24-hour manhunt, authorities said early Sunday. ... More >>

No one else in White House has this kind of access
Chief official White House photographer Pete Souza is known for his coverage of President Obama's administration, but he first worked for government in the Reagan years. ... More >>

3 in custody after 3 bodies found
A 17-year-old girl is missing and believed to be in danger after police found three bodies at the home where she lived in Southern California. ... More >>

Obama: New museum tells fuller story of America
President Barack Obama said Saturday that the new Smithsonian museum devoted to African-American history elevates the often-overlooked impact of black Americans and will help others better understand the breadth of the American story. ... More >>

'Do the Right Thing' actor dies at 62
Bill Nunn, a veteran actor who appeared in Spike Lee's film, "Do the Right Thing," has died. He was 62. ... More >>

Zydeco music legend dies at 68
Stanley Dural Jr., a Louisiana music legend whose stage name was Buckwheat Zydeco, has died. He was 68. ... More >>

6 takeaways from the first presidential debate
Hillary Clinton stepped onto the debate stage Monday night determined to show that only one candidate is ready to be president. ... More >>

The first debate in under 2 minutes
The best moments from the highly anticipated first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. ... More >>

Walter: Undecided voters wildly unhappy
Cook Political Report national editor Amy Walter said undecided voters are different this election cycle because they're "absolutely clued in" with who the candidates of both major parties are -- and they still don't like what they see. ... More >>

Most-watched debate in U.S. history?
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The best companies for working moms
The arms race for better benefits at large employers has improved work life balance for thousands of workers, and one group in particular -- new parents. ... More >>

New Note 7 burst into flames, owner says
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Rare whale found beached in Florida
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Walmart apologizes for refusing cop cake
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New drug to treat heroin
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3 businesses epicenter of 1st US Zika cases
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City: Too many lawn signs Man: rally on lawn
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Community rallies with music
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