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ATLANTA (AP) — A notorious jewel thief with an illicit career spanning six decades has been caught stealing again, but she wasn't after sparkly gems this time, police near Atlanta say. Doris Payne, 86, was arrested at a Walmart store around 5 p.m. Monday and charged with...
MIAMI (AP) — A 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently died of a fentanyl overdose last month, becoming one of Florida's littlest victims of the opioid crisis, authorities said Tuesday. But how he came into contact with the powerful painkiller is a...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Laughter can combat trauma. Spiritual cleansings could be used to fight an opioid addiction. Cactus extract may battle diabetes and obesity. These insights are from curanderismo — traditional Native American healing from the American Southwest and Latin...
CINCINNATI (AP) — A white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist during a Cincinnati traffic stop won't face a third murder trial, a prosecutor announced Tuesday while saying he's asking federal authorities to consider possible civil rights charges. Hamilton...
MIAMI (AP) — Prosecutors believe a 10-year-old boy who died at his home in a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood has become one of Florida's littlest victims of the opioid crisis. But it's unclear how he came in contact with fentanyl — a drug so potent that even accidental exposure...
WASHINGTON (AP) — An international robotics competition in Washington is in its final day Tuesday with teams of teenagers from more than 150 nations competing. The team getting the most attention at the FIRST Global Challenge is a squad of girls from Afghanistan who were twice...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say there's not enough evidence to pursue criminal civil rights charges against the Albuquerque police officers who were involved in the 2014 fatal shooting of a homeless man that spurred public protest. The U.S. Justice Department...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An Australian woman who called 911 to report what she believed to be an active sexual assault was shot and killed by a Minneapolis police officer in a case that has left many relatives and neighbors searching for answers. Authorities have released no details...
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — In stories July 17 about arrests connected to four killings on Long Island, The Associated Press incorrectly spelled one suspect's last name. He is Omar Antonio Villalta, not Villata. A corrected version of the story is below: 3 men indicted in New York...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — More than 300 Carrier Corp. workers were being laid off Thursday from the company's...
OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) — With McDonald's now offering a delivery service, the fast-food giant is looking to make...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of one of the country's leading teachers' union claims that school choice is rooted in...
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday pitched Republican plans for overhauling the nation's...
The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket...
DETROIT (AP) — Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk says he has "verbal government approval" to build a tunnel for...