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Royal Bank of Scotland will pay a $4.9 billion fine to settle allegations it misrepresented the types of mortgages it sold to investors during the housing bubble that ultimately led to the 2008 financial crisis.

The Justice Department said in a statement

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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Taliban's usage of civilian homes as fighting positions is forcing Afghan government forces to move slowly in expelling the insurgents from the city of Ghazni.

Mattis told reporters

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DRAPER, Utah (AP) — Utah firefighter Matthew Burchett said goodbye to his wife and 7-year-old son in early August, volunteering to travel with 37 fellow firefighters from his state to help battle record-setting blazes in California.

Burchett died Monday

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ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Prosecutors say a mother accused of killing her 4-month-old daughter had a child who died earlier and spoke of being "blamed again for this."

Twenty-three-year-old Candace Parrow was arrested Monday and charged with criminal

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman (all times local):

3:35 p.m.

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders says she cannot guarantee that President Donald Trump has never used a racial

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown wants to tighten a law he signed weeks ago that critics say could have freed rapists and murderers who completed two years of mental health treatment.

The proposal obtained by The Associated Press on

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HOUSTON (AP) — A Jordanian immigrant convicted in what prosecutors described as the honor killings of his daughter's American husband and an Iranian women's rights activist was sentenced to death on Tuesday in Texas.

Ali Mahwood-Awad Irsan was found guilty

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SEATTLE (AP) — A U.S. appeals court says a former federal immigration lawyer who forged a document in an effort to get a man deported can be sued for damages.

Jonathan M. Love was assistant chief counsel for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in

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BOSTON (AP) — Federal immigration agencies have launched a coordinated campaign to arrest and deport immigrants seeking to become legal U.S. residents through marriage, according to documents released this week in a class-action lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman (all times local):

3:15 p.m.

The White House says former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman has "shown a complete lack of integrity" with her criticism of

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