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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anton Yelchin, a rising actor best known for playing Chekov in the new "Star Trek" films, was killed by his own car as it rolled backward down his driveway early Sunday, police and his publicist said. The car pinned Yelchin, 27, against a brick mailbox pillar...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A marine unit is searching the Delaware River in Philadelphia for anyone who may have been in a minivan that plunged into the river. Authorities are also trying to determine why the vehicle went into the water. Police said the minivan was speeding toward the...
DALLASTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A pastor is decrying an angry phone message and social media posting from a school board member who's also a Republican convention delegate about a church sign that reads: "Wishing a blessed Ramadan to our Muslim neighbors." The Rev. Christopher Rodkey...
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on gay pride events across the country (all times local): 11 a.m. People in wheelchairs, walking on stilts and riding rainbow-decorated motorcycles turned out for gay pride events over the weekend, including people on parade in Denver on Sunday carrying...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The forgetful blue fish of "Finding Dory" is box office gold. The Pixar sequel far-surpassed its already Ocean-sized expectations to take in $136.2 million in North American theaters, making it the highest-grossing animated debut of all time, according to...
AMELIA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say the owner of an Ohio gun shop teaching a concealed carry class was fatally shot in the neck by a student who accidently fired a weapon. The (Cincinnati) Enquirer reports ( http://cin.ci/1UI2z35 ) 64-year-old James Baker was shot Saturday while...
BRICK, N.J. (AP) — Environmental officials and waterfront homeowners in New Jersey are conducting a reverse sting operation against jellyfish in inland waterways, going after the gelatinous pests before they have a chance to grow and multiply. The state's Department of...
BATH, Maine (AP) — The Navy spent hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars to fulfill its need for speed with a new class of fast and agile warships capable of zipping along at highway speeds. It turns out speed is overrated. The Navy has learned lessons from the light-and-...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities in Philadelphia say a minivan that crashed through a fence and plunged into the Delaware River has been pulled from the water, and they're searching for anyone who may have been inside. Police say they do not know how many people may have been in...
CHICAGO (AP) — Finding a hotel room near Chicago's O'Hare International Airport should get a little easier. Mayor...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Entry deadlines are approaching for many of the competitions at the Illinois State Fair...
GOMA, Congo (AP) — Hacking away in the midday sun, 49-year-old farmer Daniel Lazuba remembers vividly his life...
NEW YORK (AP) — Aroldis Chapman reared back and fired strike after strike at the Minnesota Twins. Eduardo Escobar...
NEW YORK (AP) — Aroldis Chapman reared back and fired strike after strike at the Minnesota Twins. Eduardo Escobar...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United Kingdom's stunning vote to leave the European Union was driven by much of the same...