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JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan had nearly $10 million in the bank and a primary opponent no one had heard of. Then Donald Trump got involved. An expected walkover for the country's highest-ranking Republican officeholder became one to watch Tuesday, with Ryan...
NEW YORK (AP) — Becca Pizzi has run 52 marathons on seven continents and trained in all sorts of places and conditions, but there's one constant when she hits the road. She's always on the lookout for people who might want to harm a woman running alone. "Every time I go out, my...
BOSTON (AP) — Investigators probing the killing of a New York City woman who went for a run near her mother's home in central Massachusetts and later was found dead in the woods said they've received hundreds of tips but still don't have any suspects or know if she was targeted...
BALTIMORE (AP) — An official familiar with the Justice Department's investigation into whether the Baltimore police force had a pattern of violating citizens' rights says the federal government is preparing to announce its findings. The Justice Department's investigation was...
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Michael Brown's death "opened the eyes of the world" to concerns about law enforcement's treatment of black people, Brown's father said Tuesday during a memorial service marking the two-year anniversary of the shooting. A few hundred people gathered for the...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Protesters who've called for an end to police brutality and blocked Salt Lake City roadways in recent demonstrations plan to return to the streets Tuesday night to speak out against a Utah prosecutor's decision clearing two officers in the shooting of a...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who was fatally shot by a sheriff's deputy last month wasn't involved with a carjacker who had fired at pursuers, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said Tuesday, an acknowledgement that came just ahead of a news conference where the man's...
NEW YORK (AP) — Employees of Yale, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and New York University are suing the colleges over their handling of employee retirement plans. Missouri law firm Schlichter, Bogard & Denton, which represents the employees, said the universities...
CHICAGO (AP) — Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich appeared on a courtroom video Tuesday in prison-issued clothing, his once-dark hair now white, as a judge weighed whether to cut his 14-year sentence after an appeals court threw out some convictions related to his alleged...
Credit: Getty Images St Louis County Councilman Mark Harder talks to Marc about a bill to raise the age to...
Source: Getty Images SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly says he intends to make four of the five...
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly says he intends to make four of the five players arrested by...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater went down with an injury in practice on...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater went down with an injury in practice on...
HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — New York's health commissioner says federal guidelines on maximum levels of the...