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Man Sues After Getting Pinky Finger Caught in Airline Armrest

Man Sues After Getting Pinky Finger Caught in Airline Armrest

Dec 12
A man is suing after he says one of his pinky fingers was caught in an airline armrest mechanism for nearly an hour during a flight to Los Angeles.

The Myths and Truths About Chicago's Guns and Murder Rate

The Myths and Truths About Chicago's Guns and Murder Rate

By Sharon Cohen | Dec 12
There are common misunderstandings about Chicago's homicide rate and how the city regulates firearms. Here are some of the myths and truths.

AP FACT CHECK: Wisconsin Governor's Veto Pen is Powerful

AP FACT CHECK: Wisconsin Governor's Veto Pen is Powerful

By Amanda Seitz | Dec 12
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker defended lame-duck legislation Tuesday that sparked protests in the state's Capitol because it would trim some of his successor's powers.

Trump Administration Proposes Major Rollback of Water Rules

Trump Administration Proposes Major Rollback of Water Rules

By Elen Knickmeyer and John Flesher | Dec 12
The Trump administration proposed withdrawing federal protections for countless waterways and wetlands across the country Tuesday, making good on President Donald Trump's campaign pledge to weaken landmark Obama-era water rules.

Pelosi Gives Trump an Earful, Questions 'Manhood' in Private

Pelosi Gives Trump an Earful, Questions 'Manhood' in Private

By Laurie Kellman | Dec 12
In public, Nancy Pelosi lectured Donald Trump on the Constitution and wagged a finger at him for characterizing her "strength." In private, she questioned his "manhood" — and her disdain for him became public, again, anyway.

Attack at Christmas Market in French City Kills 3, Wounds 12

Attack at Christmas Market in French City Kills 3, Wounds 12

By Sylvie Corbet, Jean-Francois Badias, and Elaine Ganley | Dec 12
A man who had been flagged as a possible extremist sprayed gunfire near the famous Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday, killing three people, wounding up to a dozen and sparking a massive manhunt.

Some Democrats Talking Impeachment Not Ready to Do It

Some Democrats Talking Impeachment Not Ready to Do It

By Mary Clare Jalonick | Dec 11
Hertz said Tuesday it is teaming up with Clear, the maker of biometric screening kiosks found at many airports, in an effort to slash the time it takes to pick up a rental car.

New Zealand Law to Make Medical Marijuana Widely Available

New Zealand Law to Make Medical Marijuana Widely Available

By Nick Perry | Dec 11
New Zealand's government on Tuesday passed a law that will make medical marijuana widely available for thousands of patients over time.

Some Trump Allies Starting to Worry About Investigations

Some Trump Allies Starting to Worry About Investigations

By Jonathan Lemire, Alan Fram, and Elana Schor | Dec 11
President Donald Trump's intensifying legal troubles are unnerving some of his fellow Republicans. Despite his brash stance, they believe the turmoil has left him increasingly vulnerable.

Evers Not Optimistic Wisconsin Gov. Walker Will Veto Bills

Evers Not Optimistic Wisconsin Gov. Walker Will Veto Bills

Dec 10
Wisconsin's Democratic Gov.-elect Tony Evers said Sunday he's not optimistic that outgoing governor Scott Walker will veto bills approved by the Republican-dominated Legislature that would limit the new governor's power.

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