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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — A huge fire at an apartment building under construction in suburban Kansas City has sparked fires on several homes blocks away. The Kansas City Star reports ( http://bit.ly/2nLM3Hg ) that the Monday blaze at the multimillion-dollar City Place...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal review released Monday found problems with Minneapolis' coordination and communication during an 18-day standoff outside a police station following the fatal shooting of a black man in 2015, but praised officers for their professionalism and the...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A leader of the Islamic Center of Des Moines plans to meet with authorities to discuss a threatening note found in the center's mail. Dr. Samir Shams, the president of the center, says he found the handwritten note Sunday morning. It said Muslims were a "...
NEW YORK (AP) — LGBT advocates are questioning the Trump administration's quiet deletion of questions on sexuality from two federal surveys. Combined with the withdrawal of another planned survey evaluating the effectiveness of a homelessness project for lesbian, gay, bisexual...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Roman Polanski's attorney implored a judge Monday to signal how the fugitive director would be sentenced if he returned to Los Angeles to resolve his long-running underage sex abuse case. Superior Court Judge Scott Gordon heard arguments in the four-decade-old...
OSLO, Norway (AP) — If you want to pursue happiness, grab a winter coat. A new report shows Norway is the happiest country on Earth, Americans are getting sadder, and it takes more than just money to be happy. What makes Norway and other northern European countries top the...
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan lawyer and Republican activist has died, a day after hundreds of people responded to his published invitation to attend an open house to celebrate his life. Bob Eleveld died Sunday at age 80. He was too ill from cancer to attend the event...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A court on Monday rejected the appeal of a Connecticut woman convicted in a 1994 murder-for-hire case that landed her in prison for life and was depicted in books and TV shows. Three judges on the Connecticut Appellate Court disagreed with Beth Carpenter's...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut court has rejected the appeal of a Connecticut woman convicted in a murder-for-hire case that landed her in prison for life and was depicted in books and TV shows. Three judges on the state Appellate Court ruled Monday against Beth Carpenter...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A 6,800-ton South Korean ferry emerged from the water on Thursday, nearly three years...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — B.J. Taylor scored 17 points, Tacko Fall had a double-double and Central Florida held on to...
TOKYO (AP) — Fewer Japanese are taking their own lives, a positive sign in a country with one of the world's...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — While his name has been mentioned as a pivotal figure in a federal insider trading criminal...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — While his name has been mentioned as a pivotal figure in a federal insider trading criminal...
DETROIT (AP) — A former truck driver fired after leaving his trailer on the side of an Illinois road after...