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Trump to accept nomination from White House, Ivanka Trump to introduce him

The Republican National Convention concludes Thursday and the fall campaign season officially kicks off when President Donald Trump formally accepts the GOP nomination for a second term as president in a speech that he will deliver from the White House South Lawn. https://www.facebook.com/ABCNews/videos/756591195090665/…

Air India plane crashes on landing with almost 200 onboard

An Air India Express aircraft flying from Dubai, UAE, crashed at its destination of Calicut, India, with at least 191 people onboard. The extent of casualties was not immediately known. The Air India passenger jet appears to have skidded on…

US: Snake River dams will not be removed to save salmon

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The U.S. government announced Friday that four huge dams on the Snake River in Washington state will not be removed to help endangered salmon migrate to the ocean. The decision thwarts the desires of environmental groups that…

Justices rule for Trump administration in deportation case

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the Trump administration can deport some people seeking asylum without allowing them to make their case to a federal judge. The high court's 7-2 ruling applies to people who fail their initial…

7 dead in Alabama shooting

Seven people are dead in Alabama Friday following an overnight shooting, according to the Morgan County Sheriff's Office. Deputies responded to a gunshots call at 11:23 p.m. Thursday night in Valhermoso Springs, where there were multiple fatalities. Authorities said the…

Britain's Prince Charles tests positive for the coronavirus

LONDON -- Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, has tested positive for the new coronavirus, royal officials confirmed Wednesday — touching off criticism over whether his wealth and status gave him priority in receiving a test. The 71-year-old is…

Trump proposes sending relief checks directly to Americans

President Donald Trump on Tuesday predicted "we're going to win" the fight against the coronavirus as he briefed the nation one day after recommending new, stricter nationwide guidelines that prompted much of America to shut down in an effort to slow the…