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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The founding members of the O'Jays are asking a Republican to stop using their music for the second time in a week. In a statement Wednesday, Eddie Levert and Walter Williams say they sent a letter to Rep. John Mica, R-Florida, asking him to stop using their...
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner said Wednesday that the state is doing everything it can to prevent the spread of Legionnaires' disease at a veterans home where an outbreak last year sickened 53 people, including 12 who died. Rauner visited the Illinois Veterans...
PRINEVILLE, Oregon (AP) — In a story July 27 about a rural Oregon town that has reinvented itself as a high-tech outpost, The Associated Press reported erroneously when Facebook came to Prineville to look for a site for a data center. It was seven years ago, not 15. A corrected...
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Police in suburban Phoenix shot and wounded an armed robbery suspect and say the man later died after barricading himself at a senior care center. Tempe police didn't immediately release the man's name Wednesday. They say he was briefly barricaded in a...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The arrests this week of nearly 70 protesters gathered outside the Minnesota governor's mansion in St. Paul are the latest reminder of unrest as demonstrators near the one-month mark of demanding justice in a black man's police shooting death. St. Paul police...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah's Planned Parenthood branch won't hand out condom packages printed with a symbol associated with Mormon youth teachings after an image of the wrappers on its Facebook page generated backlash. The wrappers stamped with a popular design symbolizing the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Florida health officials are investigating two more mysterious cases of Zika infection that do not appear to be related to travel, bringing the total to four. The cases have raised the possibility that mosquitoes in the U.S. have begun to spread the virus,...
WINSLOW, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona woman who was fatally shot by a police officer earlier this year had medical scissors in her hand as she approached the lawman, body camera video shows. The footage released Wednesday by the city of Winslow came days after the Maricopa County...
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on the case against officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who was injured in police custody (all times local): 4:40 p.m. A Baltimore lawmaker who is expected to become the city's next mayor says she's looking forward to continuing...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — University of Louisville trustees accepted the resignation of embattled President James...
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments related to the Syrian war and international effort on the crisis (all...
BERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen says second-quarter profits fell by more than half compared with the same period last...
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea's top diplomat for U.S. affairs told The Associated Press Thursday that...
TOKYO (AP) — SoftBank Group Corp., the Japanese technology company that owns U.S. wireless carrier Sprint Corp.,...
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea's top diplomat for U.S. affairs told The Associated Press Thursday that...