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11 people seated on Cosby jury; defense sees race bias

Bill Cosby, right, leaves after attending the second day of jury selection in his sexual assault case at the Allegheny County Courthouse, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Pittsburgh. The case is set for trial June 5 in suburban Philadelphia.

Bill Cosby's lawyers accused Pennsylvania prosecutors of trying to systematically keep blacks off the jury Tuesday after prosecutors used their strikes to send two black women home.

Hannity backs off story about murdered DNC staffer

The Fox News Channel posted this statement Tuesday on its coverage of slain Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich.

Fox News Channel's Sean Hannity said Tuesday he's backing off his speculation about the 2016 murder of Democratic National Committee employee Seth Rich after talking with Rich's family, which had appealed to the media to stop.


Tensions in their past, Trump, Pope Francis to meet

President Donald Trump is poised to call on Pope Francis, the famously humble pontiff with whom he has publicly clashed.


China stocks fall after rating cut, other Asian markets gain

Chinese stocks sank Wednesday after Moody's cut the country's debt rating and other Asian markets rose following Wall Street's advance.


Texas Senate rejecting House's watered down 'bathroom bill'

The Texas Senate is planning to reject a House attempt to revive the transgender "bathroom bill" and seek a conference committee to reconcile differences in proposals that each chamber passed on the issue.


Faster, higher, rustier: Medals from Rio Olympics damaged

Kyle Snyder made history at the Rio Olympics by becoming the youngest American wrestler to win a gold medal.The medal will soon be history as…


Empire State Building goes dark for Manchester victims

The Empire State Building in New York City has gone dark in remembrance of the victims of the suicide bombing in Britain.


The Latest: Battle over labor laws could spark blowup

The Latest on the Minnesota Legislature's special session to finish its budget (all times local):


Los Angeles man convicted of 1981 magazine-ad murder

A Southern California jury has convicted a man for the 1981 robbery and murder of a 77-year-old widower he met through a magazine ad.


Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

ATLANTA _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:06-13-17-33-60, Mega Ball: 14, Megaplier: 2(six, thirteen, seventeen, thirty-three, sixty; Mega…


MN Lottery

MINNEAPOLIS _ These Minnesota lotteries were drawn Tuesday:01-02-04-06-09-11-13-14-18-19-20-22(one, two, four, six, nine, eleven, thirteen, fourteen, eighteen, nineteen, twenty, twenty-two)01-02-03-07-08-14-15-16-17-21-23-24(one, two, three, seven, eight, fourteen, fifteen,…


New Jersey's Newark Airport reopens after plane engine fire

New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport has reopened after a plane engine caught fire, prompting a temporarily closure.


Human leg in a fishing boot washes up on Alaska beach

A human leg with a fishing boot still on was found in a debris pile that collected in the waters near Alaska's capital city.


Flood fears spread to Carolinas as rain pounds the South

The threat of flooding continues across several Southern states as heavy rain soaked the area and prompted new flood watches in the Carolinas while a massive storm system swept eastward.


The Latest: Hannity backs off story about slain DNC staffer

The Latest on Fox News and its story about a slain DNC employee (all times local):


Winning numbers drawn in 'SuperCash' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "SuperCash" game were:04-08-11-24-37-38, Doubler: N(four, eight, eleven, twenty-four, thirty-seven, thirty-eight; Doubler:…


Winning numbers drawn in 'Badger 5' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Badger 5" game were:01-06-12-15-16(one, six, twelve, fifteen, sixteen)Estimated jackpot: $10,000¶ Maximum…


Winning numbers drawn in '5 Card Cash' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "5 Card Cash" game were:QH-5D-4H-10H-10S(QH, 5D, 4H, 10H, 10S)


Texas moves to soften voter ID law after judge finds bias

A weakened Texas voter ID law moved closer to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott's desk on Tuesday with the state House approving legislation that waters down an original version that a judge compared to a "poll tax" and ruled had intentionally discriminated against minorities.