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WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty-eight Cuban migrants caught trying to sail to the U.S. are stranded aboard a U.S. Coast Guard vessel, waiting for permission from the Cuban government to return home, The Associated Press has learned. The would-be immigrants had tourist visas to the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Bill Cosby said young people should separate what he has to say about their future from sexual assault allegations lodged against him. The actor and comedian was in Alabama to speak with high school students as part of a nonprofit foundation's campaign to improve...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Muhammad Ali's brother on Friday recalled their wrestling matches while growing up in their family's modest Kentucky home. No punches were supposed to be thrown because their parents wouldn't allow it, Rahman Ali said. It was the home where Muhammad Ali,...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore prosecutors are seeking a gag order as they pursue a criminal case against six city officers in the case of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old man who died a week after suffering a spinal injury while in police custody. A court document that references the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty-eight Cuban migrants caught trying to sail to the U.S. are stranded aboard a U.S. Coast Guard vessel, waiting for permission from the Cuban government to return home, The Associated Press has learned. The would-be immigrants had tourist visas to the...
PHOENIX (AP) — A single mother who left her two young sons in a hot car in Phoenix during a job interview was sentenced Friday to 18 years of supervised probation. The sentencing brought an end to the case that saw Shanesha Taylor draw sympathy around the country and collect...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI has invested hundreds of thousands of dollars in license-plate reader technology, but it halted a purchase order at least temporarily after lawyers raised privacy concerns about the surveillance three years ago, according to emails and other documents...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California cat named Vanilla Bean with a congenital heart defect got a rare chance at another life. A team of doctors who usually treat humans came together with a veterinarian to operate on the 1-year-old Burmese cat. Blood was pooling in Vanilla...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House passed legislation Friday re-defining when police can use deadly force — a response to the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson last summer — but the bill still faced a high hurdle to become law on the Legislature's final day...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Richard Martinez thinks of his son every day, and with those thoughts come the constant...
HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — Republicans in Congress and GOP presidential hopefuls are threatening tens of thousands of...
HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — Republicans in Congress and GOP presidential hopefuls are threatening tens of thousands of...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A report from Illinois lawmakers has found that state university and community college...
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A National Park Service spokesman says a popular sand dune along Lake Michigan will remain...
A gay couple legally recognized as father and son has gotten a judge to vacate the adoption now that same-sex...