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The city of Los Angeles on Tuesday sought to join a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Justice over federal restrictions on some law enforcement grants to so-called sanctuary cities, according to a court filing. The state of California and…
Treasury Secretary’s wife snipes at critic of Instagram photo

(Reuters) – The wife of U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has sniped at a critic on social media site Instagram who called her “deplorable” for a post highlighting her designer clothing as she exited a government plane. The flap erupted…
Pennsylvania judge delays Cosby sex assault retrial till March

Comedian Bill Cosby’s retrial on charges of sexually assaulting a former administrator at his alma mater in 2004 at his Philadelphia-area home will be postponed from November to March of next year, a judge said on Tuesday. Montgomery County Court…
Verizon launches cheaper unlimited plan to compete with rivals

By Anjali Athavaley NEW YORK (Reuters) – Verizon Communications Inc said on Tuesday that it was introducing a cheaper unlimited mobile data plan with some limits as it tries to lure customers away from rival wireless carriers. “While entry-level pricing…

U.S. Pacific Fleet Commander Admiral Scott Swift on Tuesday said divers have found human remains inside the USS John S. McCain, which collided with a merchant vessel this week. “The divers were able to locate some remains in those sealed…

The train hit the stationary car at the 69th Street Terminal in Upper Darby, 10 miles west of Philadelphia, just after midnight, a CBS television affiliate reported, citing Upper Darby Mayor Thomas Micozzie. “My face hit the wall, put a…