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The Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex in Philadelphia is shown Wednesday, June 26, 2019. The owner of the largest oil refinery complex on the East Coast is telling officials that it will close the facility after a fire last week set off explosions and damaged the facility. Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney said in a Wednesday, June 26, statement that Philadelphia Energy Solutions has informed him of its decision.. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Refinery to close after fire; modest gas price impact seenAnalysts say summer travelers in the Mid-Atlantic region could see gas prices rise after the announcement that a Philadelphia oil refinery hit by a fire will close
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Navy Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher, right, walks with his wife, Andrea Gallagher as they arrive to military court on Naval Base San Diego, Monday, June 24, 2019, in San Diego. Trial continues in the court-martial of the decorated Navy SEAL, who is accused of stabbing to death a wounded teenage Islamic State prisoner and wounding two civilians in Iraq in 2017. He has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder, charges that carry a potential life sentence. (AP Photo/Julie Watson)
The Latest: Defense presents testimony in SEAL murder caseDefense attorneys for a Navy SEAL accused of killing a wounded prisoner in Iraq say the Navy has indicated that fellow SEALs who had taken the stand could be prosecuted for earlier acts despite being granted immunity
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NRA's top lobbyist resigns amid turmoil within the groupThe National Rifle Association's top lobbyist has resigned in another sign of infighting within the powerful gun lobbying group
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In this Tuesday, June 25, 2019 photo, law enforcement officers from numerous jurisdictions in central Illinois salute at the emergency entrance at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Ill., as the body of Fulton County Sheriff's Deputy Troy Chisum arrives. Authorities say the sheriff's deputy died after being shot while responding to a call in Avon, Ill., where a suspect was barricaded in a home. (David Zalaznik/Journal Star via AP)
Suspect in Illinois deputy's death arrested after barricadePolice say a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a sheriff's deputy is in custody after barricading himself inside a home in rural western Illinois for more than 18 hours
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FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2017, file photo, Wesley Mathews sits in Judge Cheryl Lee Shannon's courtroom during hearing at the Henry Wade Juvenile Justice Building in Dallas. Mathews has testified that he was paralyzed by fear when his daughter went limp after choking on milk, and he decided to dump her body in a culvert near their home. Wesley Mathews testified Tuesday, June 25, 2019, in the punishment phase of his Dallas trial that he panicked when he couldn't resuscitate 3-year-old Sherin Mathews. Her body was found about two weeks later. (David Woo/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool, File)
The Latest: Texas trial over death of child moves to juryA jury in Dallas has begun deliberating whether to sentence a 39-year-old man to life in prison over the 2017 death of his 3-year-old daughter, who he claims choked on milk before he panicked and placed her body in a culvert
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National Rifle Association's top lobbyist resigns days after he was suspended amid turmoil at the gun lobbying groupNational Rifle Association's top lobbyist resigns days after he was suspended amid turmoil at the gun lobbying group
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Florida police officer wounded during training exerciseAuthorities say a Florida police officer has been shot and wounded during a training exercise
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Parents of slain Kansas City man sue gun maker, dealerThe parents of a slain Kansas City man are suing the manufacturer of the weapon used in the shooting and the dealer accused of selling it to a former fire captain who is charged with knowingly supplying firearms to felons
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FILE - In this May 7, 2019, file photo, a group including three Democratic senators stand among the empty desks of Republican senators during a Senate floor session at the Oregon State Capitol in Salem, Ore. The divide in Oregon between the state’s liberal urban centers and its conservative rural areas makes it ripe for the political crisis unfolding over sweeping climate legislation. Eleven Republican senators are entering the seventh day of a walkout to deny the supermajority Democrats the quorum needed to vote on a cap-and-trade bill that would be the second of its kind in the U.S. (Connor Radnovich/Statesman-Journal via AP, File)
Divide between rural, urban Oregon is fueling climate fightA political fight over climate legislation in Oregon shows the widening divide between liberal cities and rural areas that are struggling financially
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FILE - In this April 25, 2019 file photo, district court judge Shelley M. Richmond Joseph departs federal court in Boston after facing obstruction of justice charges for allegedly helping a man in the country illegally evade immigration officials as he left her Newton, Mass., courthouse after a hearing in 2018. On Wednesday, June 26, Joseph's attorney Michael Keating told Massachusetts’ highest court  it was wrong to suspend the judge without pay when she has only been charged and is presumed innocent. Keating is asking the justices to reinstate Joseph’s pay and let her work on administrative tasks for the court system while the criminal case plays out.  (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
Judge accused of aiding wanted immigrant wants pay restoredA lawyer for a judge charged with helping a defendant evade an immigration enforcement agent says it's unfair to take away her salary while she's fighting to clear her name in court
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Off-duty police officer shot in head driving through ChicagoChicago police say an off-duty officer was critically injured when someone opened fire and shot him in the head as he drove on the city's South Side
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FILE- This April 17, 2018, file photo shows the Wayfair website on a computer in New York. Employees at online home furnishings retailer Wayfair have planned a walkout to protest the company's decision to sell $200,000 worth of furniture to a government contractor that runs a detention center for migrant children in Texas. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)
Wayfair workers protest contract with detention centerEmployees at online home furnishings retailer Wayfair have planned a walkout to protest the company's decision to sell $200,000 worth of furniture to a government contractor that runs a detention center for migrant children in Texas
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