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PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona man has been arrested on charges of murder after police discovered the body of a missing 25-year-old woman he had met through an online dating site. Maricopa County Sheriff's Office arrested 25-year-old Lashawn Johnson on Sunday for second degree murder...
DENVER (AP) — A growing movement to remove laws against women going topless is headed to court in Colorado. A lawsuit filed Tuesday challenges Fort Collins' indecency code, which makes it a crime for women but not men to show their nipples. The Fort Collins City Council voted...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Crisis counselor Mandy Pifer has spent the last six years comforting people in the aftermath of death, including a woman whose sister killed herself with an electric chainsaw and an 8-year-old girl who found her mother shot to death on their couch. But nearly...
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a gorilla after a child fell into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo (all times local): 10:40 a.m. A federal inspector warned the Cincinnati Zoo that the public could have been "at great risk" if two polar bears that escaped a...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will consider whether to overturn a jury verdict against State Farm Fire and Casualty Co. in a whistleblower case alleging fraud against the U.S. government after 2005's Hurricane Katrina. The justices on Tuesday agreed to hear State Farm's...
WILDWOOD CREST, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man is in critical condition Tuesday, days after nearly drowning following a suspected electric shock in a south Jersey shore motel pool over the holiday weekend. Witnesses say 34-year-old Greg Subiszak was spotted face down in the Aztec...
CHICAGO (AP) — Gun violence has marked the unofficial start of summer in Chicago, where dozens have been shot and six have been killed over Memorial Day weekend. The Chicago Tribune reports a total of 15 people were shot overnight into Tuesday, two fatally. The newspaper says...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — When Jim Johnson's quest to find out more about his namesake uncle killed in World War II led him to Mark Noah, the two men discovered they lived on the same island in the Florida Keys and even frequented the same bar. On Tuesday, eight years after they first...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — If the ship legendary explorer Capt. James Cook used to sail around the world is found at the bottom of Newport Harbor, Rhode Island will own it outright because of a legal maneuver it took nearly two decades ago based on an obscure, centuries-old...
PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona man has been arrested on charges of murder after police discovered the body of a missing...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Indians right-hander Carlos Carrasco, who has been on the disabled list since April 25...
ST. ANTHONY, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho man will spend about four months in jail for taking his 14-year-old daughter to...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ken Hitchcock has another one-year deal to coach the St. Louis Blues. The 64-year-old Hitchcock...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ken Hitchcock has another one-year deal to coach the St. Louis Blues. The 64-year-old Hitchcock...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill is pushing a bill she says is aimed at helping World War...