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Hong Kong protesters swarm police headquarters, tensions over extradition bill rise

June 21, 2019 - 12:36pm
The protesters demanded that fellow activists -- arrested after last week's demonstrations in Hong Kong -- be released from custody.

14th parent pleads guilty in college bribery scheme

June 21, 2019 - 12:24pm
A former insurance executive from California is the 14th parent to plead guilty to participating in the college admissions bribery scheme

2-year-old boy accidentally kills himself with gun he took from grandma's purse

June 21, 2019 - 12:18pm
A 2-year-old boy died after he took a gun from his grandmother's purse and accidentally shot himself, authorities said.

Patients mourn dentist gunned down outside office as police search for his killer

June 21, 2019 - 11:40am
Newport News dentist William Trolenberg, 65, was shot around 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Jesuit school refuses to fire teacher in same-sex marriage over archdiocese's order

June 21, 2019 - 11:30am
Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School announced they had a "sincere and significant disagreement" with the Archdiocese of Indianapolis over a teacher in a same-sex marriage.

Judge orders special prosecutor to examine Smollett probe

June 21, 2019 - 11:03am
A judge has appointed a special prosecutor to investigate the decision by Cook County prosecutors do dismiss all charges against actor Jussie Smollett

After blacks kicked off juries, Mississippi death row inmate wins at Supreme Court

June 21, 2019 - 11:00am
After black people were kicked off his juries, a Mississippi death row inmate won at the Supreme Court on Friday.

Veteran police corporal shot dead as he chased suspect

June 21, 2019 - 10:40am
A police officer died Thursday night after being shot in the line of duty in Mission, Texas.

Governor signs rideshare safety law in honor of slain college student

June 21, 2019 - 9:37am
Robbinsville, New Jersey, native Samantha Josephson was killed in March. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed "Sami's Law," for rideshare safety.

Explosions rock refinery in Philadelphia; no injuries reported

June 21, 2019 - 8:34am
A series of explosions at a refinery rocked south Philadelphia early Friday morning.

Cardi B indicted by grand jury over strip club brawl case: Source

June 21, 2019 - 8:32am
Rapper Cardi B has been indicted by a grand jury in Queens linked to a strip club brawl, a source tells ABC News.

NY poised to decriminalize small amounts of pot and expunge criminal records

June 21, 2019 - 8:08am
New York voted to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana. The bill now heads to Gov. Cuomo's desk.

WATCH: Screen time found to cause 'head horns'

June 21, 2019 - 7:03am
New research suggests that constantly looking down at your screen could give you bumps on your neck that can look like horns on an X-ray.

Severe weather possible in Heartland, as Southwest braces for more heat

June 21, 2019 - 6:36am
There were more than 250 damaging storm reports across the country on Thursday.

'Start Here': Trump nixes Iran strike, war crimes trial 'bombshell,' SCOTUS-palooza

June 21, 2019 - 5:30am
It's Friday, June 21, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

Allies should focus specifically on transgender issues in wake of violence: Activists

June 21, 2019 - 5:15am
Experts said the key is to spread education about what it means to be transgender.

UN investigator says North Korea cracking down on escapes

June 21, 2019 - 4:49am
There are signs China is strengthening efforts to return escapees.

Colorado shooter says he targeted kids over gender taunts

June 21, 2019 - 3:00am
1 student was killed and 8 others injured in the school shooting.

FAA prohibits 'all US carriers' from flying over Iran as tensions rise

June 20, 2019 - 11:45pm
Iran shot down an unmanned drone on Thursday.

Trump ordered military strike on Iran, but reversed at last second: Sources

June 20, 2019 - 11:10pm
Iran shot down a U.S. drone on Thursday.