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Yahoo US People hurt, suspect caught in Illinois shooting: witness, officials

Please avoid the area," the Aurora Police Department said earlier in a tweet. Video footage on local media showed numerous police cars surrounding a large commercial building in Aurora, about 40 miles (64 kilometers) west of Chicago. Witness John Probst told CNN in an interview that he saw the

Yahoo US Army calls base housing hazards 'unconscionable,' details steps to protect families

Deeply troubled by military housing conditions exposed by Reuters reporting, the U.S. Army's top leadership vowed on Friday to renegotiate its housing contracts with private real estate firms, test tens of thousands of homes for toxins and hold its own commanders responsible for protecting Army base

Yahoo US U.S. to slash payouts from 9/11 victims fund

Rupa Bhattacharyya, the special master, said the reduction in payouts from the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund is necessary because the $2.375 billion remaining in the $7.375 billion fund is not enough to compensate the thousands of additional eligible victims and family members. "I am

Yahoo US U.S. Supreme Court to decide legality of census citizenship query

The justices, in a brief order, granted the administration's request to hear its appeal of Manhattan-based U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman's Jan. 15 ruling even before a lower appeals court has considered the matter. Furman's ruling came in lawsuits brought by 18 U.S. states, 15 cities

Yahoo US Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg back at court after cancer bout

Ginsburg, a liberal jurist who will turn 86 in March, took part in the private conference among the nine justices on the court to discuss cases. Friday's conference proved highly significant, with the justices agreeing to decide the fate of a bid by President Donald Trump's administration to