Maria, again a hurricane, swirls over North Carolina beaches

 

WAVES, N.C. (AP) — Maria regained strength and became a hurricane again Wednesday, pushing water over both sides of North Carolina's Outer Banks and taking its time to slowly turn away from the U.S. Atlantic coast.

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  • Written by By BEN FINLEY , Associated Press

Officials: Transgender teen's grisly death not a hate crime

 

HOUSTON, Mo. (AP) — Some of Ally Lee Steinfeld's burned remains were found in a bag in a rural southern Missouri chicken coop. Authorities say both of the transgender teen's eyes had been gouged out and she had been stabbed in the genitals.

  • Written by By SUMMER BALLENTINE and JIM SALTER , Associated Press

Trump calls Facebook 'anti-Trump' after it aids Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is calling Facebook "anti-Trump." His tweet Wednesday comes days after the social media company agreed to provide material to congressional investigators probing Russia interference in the 2016 election.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Confederate posters found at American University

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — American University says 10 confederate flag posters with cotton attached to them have been reported on the school's Washington, D.C. campus.

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Trump plans to slash US refugee admissions

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration will allow no more than 45,000 refugees into the United States next year, officials said Tuesday, in what would be the lowest admissions level in more than a decade.

  • Written by By JOSH LEDERMAN and MATTHEW LEE , Associated Press