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PHOENIX (AP) — Sen. John McCain beat back a primary challenge Tuesday from a Republican tea party activist to win the right to seek a sixth term in November in a race that has been inundated with questions about GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump. The 2008 GOP presidential...
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania corrections officer has been charged after a drug-detecting police dog in his care died last month after it was left in a hot vehicle for 2½ hours during a training exercise. State police said Tuesday that Sgt. Chad Holland has been charged...
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — In a surprise move, Donald Trump will travel to Mexico on Wednesday to meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, just hours before the Republican delivers a highly anticipated speech on immigration. Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday night to say he looks "very...
PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Arizona's primary election (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Arizona election officials say they saw no major problems during Tuesday primary election voting. Secretary of State spokesman Matt Roberts says it was an extremely quiet Election Day. That's a...
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — In a surprise move, Donald Trump is considering traveling to Mexico on Wednesday, just hours before delivering a highly anticipated speech on immigration, according to a campaign official. The discussions about a possible last-minute trip come as Trump...
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson has filed formal administrative charges to fire the officer who fatally shot black teenager Laquan McDonald in 2014. Johnson filed charges Tuesday to fire Officer Jason Van Dyke along with four other officers who were at...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana's U.S. senators and the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman are asking the Department of Homeland Security for information about the man identified as the driver of a bus that hit a firetruck and other vehicles in Louisiana, killing two people and...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Friends and relatives of patrons trapped in a gay Florida nightclub where a mass shooting left 49 people dead asked police dispatchers why it was taking so long for their loved ones to be rescued. Audio recordings of 911 calls released Tuesday by the Orange...
BANNING, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials say a wildfire tearing through brush east of Los Angeles has destroyed an outbuilding and forced 700 people from their homes. The Riverside County Fire Department says the fast-moving fire has prompted the evacuation of at least 200 homes as...
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The State Department said Tuesday it is evaluating a video released by the Afghan...
BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel says the influx of migrants won't fundamentally change Germany, a year...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson says officers shot a man who pointed a gun at them during a...
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — In a surprise move, Donald Trump will travel to Mexico on Wednesday to meet with President...
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a suspect has been injured in a shootout with U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency...
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar has a unique opportunity to end decades of ethnic rebellions in various parts of...