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Video shows police sweeping handcuffed man’s leg, pointing gun at car with children

June 12, 2019 - 11:21am
Phoenix police opened a probe into how officers treated two shoplifting suspects, after cellphone video showed one of the officers sweeping the leg of a handcuffed man.

Los Angeles mayor takes 'full responsibility' after homelessness rises 12%

June 12, 2019 - 11:12am
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is highlighting the plans in motion to tackle the city's homelessness crisis as it continues to balloon out of control.

St. Louis jails can't hold inmates who can't pay: Judge

June 12, 2019 - 11:12am
A federal judge says St. Louis jails must stop holding inmates simply because they can't pay bail

Ford recalls 1.3M vehicles for suspension, transmission woes

June 12, 2019 - 11:10am
Ford is recalling over 1.3 million vehicles mainly in North America to fix rear suspension and transmission control software problems

9 children taken to hospital after school bus crash

June 12, 2019 - 11:08am
Authorities say nine children were taken to a West Texas hospital after a semi-trailer carrying cattle collided with a school bus

Trump asserts privilege over subpoenaed census docs as Dems set contempt vote

June 12, 2019 - 11:00am
President Trump has asserted privilege over census materials subpoenaed by the House Oversight Committee.

F-35 fighters to conduct flyover of White House during Polish president's visit

June 12, 2019 - 10:46am
Two F-35 Marine Corps fighters will conduct a flyover of the White House on Wednesday to mark Polish president Andrzej Duda's visit, according to U.S. officials.

Ex-Harvard track coach pleads guilty to child porn charge

June 12, 2019 - 8:58am
A former Harvard University assistant track coach who also coached at a suburban Boston high school has pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography

Woman fatally stabbed in dispute over parking space

June 12, 2019 - 8:13am
Authorities say the stabbing remains under investigation.

New Jersey town mourns West Point cadet killed in accident

June 12, 2019 - 7:31am
Family and friends are mourning a West Point cadet who was killed in a training accident as an inspiration to all

'Start Here': Trump and Biden in Iowa, Kim Jong Nam's CIA ties, Jon Stewart's rage

June 12, 2019 - 5:50am
It's Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

Record heat out West, with flash flooding in the East

June 12, 2019 - 5:04am
Tuesday was another day of record-high temperatures out West, with Thermal, California, registering 116 degrees and Palm Springs seeing 114. Portland, Oregon, at 97 degrees, and Anaheim at 91 also posted record highs. More records in the region could be set on Wednesday, after which there will be a cooling-off period with highs along the West Coast in the 70s or 80s. A new storm moving from the Southeast up the East Coast is expected to deliver heavy rain from Georgia into Maine from Wednesday into Thursday. This system already has delivered 4 to 5 inches of rain in southern Georgia, as flood alerts have been posted for part of the state and part of South Carolina. Some areas there may see half a foot of rain on Wednesday. The storm is expected to combine with another system heading out of the Great Lakes to deliver even more heavy rain in the Northeast. Major cities including Washington and Philadelphia could see serious precipitation through Thursday, with Boston getting hit...

WATCH: US women make World Cup history

June 12, 2019 - 4:34am
The United States won its first FIFA Women's World Cup match 13-0. ABC News' Will Ganss reports.

Police fire tear gas at Hong Kong protesters as tensions spiral over extradition bill

June 12, 2019 - 4:23am
Police fired tear gas at throngs of protesters in the streets of Hong Kong on Wednesday amid growing anger over the government’s proposal to change an extradition law.

3 North Korean defectors talk about what it was like crossing the demilitarized zone

June 12, 2019 - 4:09am
Three North Korean defectors talk about what it was like crossing the demilitarized zone.

'Start Here': Trump and Biden in Iowa, Kim Jong Nam's CIA ties, Jon Stewart's rage

June 12, 2019 - 3:58am
It's Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

End of prison hostage standoff in France, 2 guards freed

June 12, 2019 - 3:54am
End of hostage-taking in French top security prison, 2 guards freed

Accused Mar-a-Lago intruder allowed to be her own attorney

June 12, 2019 - 3:35am
The judge tried to talk the accused out of it, as she struggled with English.

Timeline: Unease grows in Hong Kong about eroding freedoms

June 12, 2019 - 1:25am
Residents fear that China will erode the semi-autonomous region's freedoms.

Illinois governor says new abortion law makes state most progressive on the issue

June 12, 2019 - 1:05am
The governor of Illinois said the Reproductive Health Act codifies existing practices.