No charges in Sterling shooting » The state of Louisiana will not file criminal charges against two white Baton Rouge police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a black man outside a convenience store in 20-16. State attorney general Jeff Landry made the announcement on Tuesday.
Spending bill » President Trump signed a $1.3 trillion spending bill into law over the weekend, which averted a government shutdown but is expected to increase the deficit by $300 billion. On Sunday, the White House defended his decision to sign the bill, noting it wasn’t the president’s first choice.
Austin bomber latest » The serial bomber behind a series of package bombs in Texas is dead and investigators believe he acted alone. That was the word from Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Wednesday but he cautioned Austin residents that the investigation is still ongoing.
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