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Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 8
HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston-area police officer knew his neighbor suffered from mental illness and should have offered assistance when that was apparent...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 8
HOUSTON (AP) — Advocates raised new alarms Thursday about the U.S. government’s treatment of migrant families after a 2½-year-old Guatemalan child...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 11
WASHINGTON (AP) —Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn told the special counsel’s office that people connected to the Trump...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 13
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Thursday that he will seek the Democratic nomination for president, adding his name to...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 13
LAS VEGAS (AP) —Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Thursday cast President Donald Trump’s merit-based immigration proposal to as a “...
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DENVER (AP) — A white Colorado police officer who pulled out his gun during a confrontation with a black man picking up trash around his dormitory...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 14
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire school cafeteria worker’s kindness may have got her fired. Bonnie Kimball told the Valley News she was...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 26
Advocates seek lot for homeless in cars GEORGETOWN, Del. (AP) — Advocates for homeless people are proposing that a Delaware county allow those who...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 26
VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) —A recent tornado in Mississippi damaged one of the monuments dedicated to Union soldiers who fought in the Civil War. Now, a...
Published on May 16, 2019 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) —President Donald Trump on Wednesday granted a full pardon to Conrad Black, a former newspaper publisher who has written a flattering...
Published on May 15, 2019 - Page 5
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico woman is facing charges after police say she fled an officer during a traffic stop and told him, “I don’t think...
Published on May 15, 2019 - Page 5
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — U.S. House members re-introduced legislation Tuesday that calls for the Justice Department to review how law enforcement...
Published on May 14, 2019 - Page 4
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) —A jury on Monday ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. to pay a combined $2.055 billion to a couple claiming that the company’s...
Published on May 14, 2019 - Page 10
LIHUE, Hawaii (AP) — A Kauai man pleaded no contest after telling police he was under the influence of a hallucinogenic when he used a machete to...
Published on May 13, 2019 - Page 4
Savanah Harshbarger estimates she performed as many as 10 pelvic exams last year on patients before gynecologic surgeries, feeling for fibroid tumors...
Published on May 13, 2019 - Page 6
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Peggy Lipton, a star of the groundbreaking late 1960s TV show “The Mod Squad” and the 1990s show “Twin Peaks,” died of cancer...
Published on May 13, 2019 - Page 6
If a new Mississippi law survives a court challenge, it will be nearly impossible for most pregnant women to get an abortion there. Or, potentially...
Published on May 13, 2019 - Page 17
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk will have to go to trial to defend himself for mocking a British diver as a pedophile in a verbal sparring...
Published on May 13, 2019 - Page 18
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A microorganism that played a role in treating tuberculosis is now officially recognized as New Jersey’s state microbe. Gov....
Published on May 12, 2019 - Page 6
‘Barefoot Bandit’ seeks probation SEATTLE (AP) — A man dubbed the “Barefoot Bandit” for a series of crimes committed as a teenage is trying to get...
Published on May 12, 2019 - Page 6
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) —New Hampshire moved closer Thursday to allowing medical marijuana patients to grow their own supply, though House and Senate...
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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) —Companies would be prohibited from using customers’ fingerprints, DNA and other biometric information for purposes beyond what a...
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LEXINGTON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi elected official has been ordered to repay his salary with interest because state law says felons can’t hold...
Published on May 12, 2019 - Page 14
NEENAH, Wis. — Kevin Graves of San Diego hopes his second visit to Wisconsin will go much, much better than his first. On his initial drive into...
Published on May 12, 2019 - Page 14
One charged in school stabbing SOMERSET, Ky. (AP) —Authorities say a Kentucky high school student has been stabbed and another charged with assault...
Published on May 12, 2019 - Page 14
HONOLULU (AP) — New census figures indicate the population on Oahu fell by tens of thousands over the previous eight years. Census data from 2010 to...
Published on May 12, 2019 - Page 20
Judge: Real victim required for crime DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge says you can’t be convicted of impersonating someone who doesn’t exist. A...
Published on May 12, 2019 - Page 20
ANCHORAGE, Alaska —The mysterious animal that people say they see in Iliamna Lake is dark, longer than 15 feet, with a long head and tail and...
Published on May 11, 2019 - Page 6
LOS ANGELES (AP) — After hearing Britney Spears and her parents speak in a rare and secretive joint court appearance Friday, a judge ordered an...
Published on May 11, 2019 - Page 14
WASHINGTON (AP) —NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wants half of all new referees joining the league to be women — and he would like to see teams hire...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 4
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Police body camera footage released Thursday shows a bleeding and crying 17-year-old girl apologizing to the officer who shot her...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 4
ST. ANN, Mo. (AP) —Sometimes, a guy just wants to hang out with his buddies. Such was apparently the case with Hugo, a dog who ran away from home...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 4
KODIAK, Alaska (AP) —Many are familiar with uninvited guests unexpectedly crashing at the house, but an eagle took such a scenario to new heights in...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 4
FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — Former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning was released from a northern Virginia jail Thursday after a two-month stay...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — Nike wants to meet your feet. The sneaker seller will launch a foot-scanning tool on its app this summer that will measure and...
Published on May 9, 2019 - Page 4
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — More Florida teachers will be eligible to carry guns in the classroom under a bill Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis signed...
Published on May 9, 2019 - Page 4
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Britney Spears was granted a temporary restraining order Wednesday against a former confidante who she says has been harassing her...
Published on May 9, 2019 - Page 4
SONOMA, Calif. (AP) —A California judge ordered a couple to pay nearly $600,000 for uprooting a 180-year-old oak tree that later died and causing...
Published on May 9, 2019 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) —The House Judiciary Committee voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress, escalating the...
Published on May 9, 2019 - Page 12
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart said Wednesday that it will raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products and e-cigarettes at its U.S. stores to 21 amid...
Published on May 9, 2019 - Page 16
WEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a 10-week-old puppy was found dead in a submerged and weighted cage in a northern New Jersey pond. The dog...
Published on May 9, 2019 - Page 16
N.Y. considers declawing ban ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An effort to ban the declawing of cats in New York is moving through the state Assembly. The...
Published on May 8, 2019 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) —More U.S. women are dying from pregnancy-related causes, and more than half are preventable, government health officials said in a...
Published on May 8, 2019 - Page 6
MIAMI (AP) — A Florida man who was jailed after refusing to remove what authorities called an obscene sticker from his vehicle’s window said Tuesday...
Published on May 7, 2019 - Page 2
1988 murder case solved COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — More than 30 years after an 80-year-old Alice Haynsworth Ryan was fatally stabbed in her South...
Published on May 7, 2019 - Page 3
STORRS, Conn. (AP) —Firefighters have rescued eight ducklings from a storm drain on the University of Connecticut campus. The school says bystanders...
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TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Water levels are surging in the Great Lakes and likely will set records this summer, forecasters said Monday — a...
Published on May 7, 2019 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) —The U.S. is sending an aircraft carrier group to the Middle East ahead of schedule and warning that Iran and its proxy forces are...
Published on May 7, 2019 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) —Accusing Beijing of “reneging” on commitments it made in earlier talks, the nation’s top trade negotiator said Monday the Trump...
Published on May 7, 2019 - Page 10
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Tens of thousands of teachers are expected to walk out across Oregon this week, adding to the string of nationwide protests over...