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Judge pulls order offering lower sentences for inmates in exchange for birth control proceduresJudge Sam Benningfield in White County, Tennessee, initiated program to combat rise in infants who are born addicted to opioids
Texas executes man who killed woman at her apartment in 2004TaiChin Preyor, 46, died by lethal injection Thursday night for slashing woman in her home in 2004; this is the 16 execution so far this year in U.S.
New Texas law to allow open carry of swords, machetesThere are some places where the new law won't apply, including schools, prisons, hospitals, amusement parks, places of worship
U.S. orders diplomats' families to leave Venezuelan capitalIssue comes days before President Nicolas Maduro's government plans to hold vote to overhaul country's charter
7/27: CBS Evening NewsWhite House infighting escalates as Scaramucci goes after Priebus; June Foray, the first lady of voice actors, dies at 99
Husband accused of murdering wife on cruiseIt started as a family cruise to Alaska, and ended in death. A husband and father of three is accused of murdering his wife in their cabin after a fight. Jamie Yuccas reports.
White House infighting escalates as Scaramucci goes after PriebusNot since British troops paid a visit in 1814 has the White House had so many fires to put out. The president is feuding with the attorney general, the communications director is going at it with the chief of staff over leaks, and the Boy Scouts felt it necessary to apologize Thursday for a Trump appearance. Major Garrett reports.
Police veteran dies after being shot multiple times in IndianapolisLt. Aaron Allan, who had nearly 20 years of law enforcement experience, was responding to traffic crash where he was fatally shot

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Death toll in Venezuela soars past 100 in grim milestoneDays before polarizing vote to start rewriting its constitution, Venezuela is convulsing to rhythm of daytime strikes and nocturnal clashes
U.S. orders diplomats' families to leave Venezuelan capitalIssue comes days before President Nicolas Maduro's government plans to hold vote to overhaul country's charter
Chinese billionaire convicted in UN bribery caseVerdict returned in Manhattan federal court against one of China's richest men says he's charged with bribery, conspiracy and money laundering
Clashes erupt at sacred site in JerusalemViolence returned to a sacred site in Jerusalem as Palestinians gathering for prayers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound clashed with Israeli police
Corporate manslaughter charges weighed in U.K. tower fireBritish police said Thursday they have "reasonable grounds" to suspect that local authorities may have committed corporate manslaughter
Report: Russia used fake Facebook accounts to spy on Macron campaignOperatives linked to Russian intelligence used fake Facebook accounts to surveil associates of the French president ahead of his election in May, Reuters reports
Judge approves end-of-life plan for critically ill infantOrder comes after Charlie Gard's parents, hospital disagreed on what should happen to infant
FBI investigating after woman found dead on cruise shipA suspect is in custody after a woman was found dead on a cruise ship in Alaska. Princess Cruises said the woman died on Tuesday following what is believed to be a domestic dispute. Thousands of passengers were kept on board for hours while the FBI investigated. Jamie Yuccas reports.

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7/27: CBS Evening NewsWhite House infighting escalates as Scaramucci goes after Priebus; June Foray, the first lady of voice actors, dies at 99
White House infighting escalates as Scaramucci goes after PriebusNot since British troops paid a visit in 1814 has the White House had so many fires to put out. The president is feuding with the attorney general, the communications director is going at it with the chief of staff over leaks, and the Boy Scouts felt it necessary to apologize Thursday for a Trump appearance. Major Garrett reports.
Republican members unsatisfied with the "skinny" billSome Republican members who are unsatisfied with the "skinny" bill are threatening to block it unless they're given a guarantee that the measure will move into negotiations with the House of Representatives, where it could be plumped up.
House passes spending bill with $1.6B border wall money wrapped inSenate would still have to pass funding bill, which likely won't happen because Senate Republicans would lack 60 votes to advance it
Trump Organization employees must agree to keep info about Trump family secretThe Trump presidency has dominated headlines daily, but we hear very little from the Trump business empire. CBS News correspondent Julianna Goldman and investigative producer Laura Strickler obtained a copy of the Trump Organization's confidentiality agreement, and found that's how the company wants it.
Amid White House tensions, briefing focuses on MS-13 gangNew White House press secretary tried to focus on efforts to eradicate the gang, as tensions at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue rise
New details on Trump Organization's confidentiality agreement"I have never seen a loyalty code to a family like this," said Debra Soltis, who has specialized in employment law for more than 25 years
John Dickerson on White House infightingCBS News chief Washington correspondent and "Face the Nation" anchor John Dickerson weighs in on the ongoing feud between chief of staff Reince Priebus and communications director Anthony Scaramucci.

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