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BOSTON (AP) — Boston police said they have video showing a man who was under 24-hour surveillance by terrorism investigators lunging with a knife at a police officer and an FBI agent before he was shot and killed — an account his brother has disputed. A law enforcement official...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lawyers for a Native American student who sued his California school district because it's refusing to let him wear an eagle feather to his high school graduation are considering a possible resolution. Rebecca Farmer, a spokeswoman for the American Civil...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The commonplace practice of billing rape victims in Louisiana for medical exams should come to an end after state lawmakers Tuesday signed off on proposed law changes that the federal government has required for a decade. "Ten years ago they identified...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Check out rental sites for San Francisco, especially the trendier parts: Well over $3,000 a month for a one-bedroom flat and nearly $5,000 for two bedrooms. Finding a place to live in the city has become so expensive and emotional that city supervisors are...
DENVER (AP) — A high school valedictorian received a standing ovation when she came out as gay during her graduation speech in the Colorado mountain town of Carbondale. In the Boulder County city of Longmont, however, a top student was banned last week from making a similar...
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — For the second time in three weeks, a bison has seriously injured a tourist in Yellowstone National Park. Park officials say injuries to the 62-year-old Australian aren't life-threatening though the bison tossed him several times into the...
Jim Thorpe's surviving sons asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday to allow them to pursue reburial of the famed athlete on American Indian land in Oklahoma. Thorpe was laid to rest in Pennsylvania more than 60 years ago. Bill and Richard Thorpe have been fighting to move the...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say the people killed when a boat capsized on a Utah lake were a man, two of his daughters and one of their friends. They were among seven people thrown into the chilly water when the boat overturned Monday amid a windstorm on Bear Lake, about...
2:30 p.m. (PDT) State water officials say they will use satellite surveillance from high above farms in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta as one way of confirming that fields have been left fallow under voluntary conservation agreements with farmers. Growers with some of...
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — When Justin Craft and other UAB supporters met with university President Ray Watts last...
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — When Justin Craft and other UAB supporters met with university President Ray Watts last...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Nearly eight months passed for Adrian Peterson between practices with the Minnesota...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Nearly eight months passed for Adrian Peterson between practices with the Minnesota...
BOSTON (AP) — Boston police said they have video showing a man who was under 24-hour surveillance by terrorism...
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Chemistry books say there are three fossil fuels: coal, oil and natural gas. Lately you could get...