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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a car has shot off the side of a Los Angeles freeway and landed in a homeless camp, killing one person and injuring three others. The accident took place just before 6:15 p.m. Tuesday on the southbound Interstate 405 at Sherman Way in Van Nuys...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A new group of lawyers announced Tuesday that it will provide free legal services to refugees in Utah who are harassed or bullied and fear that the incoming administration of President-elect Donald Trump could put in place a ban on Muslim immigrants or a...
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — A former Marine who killed another serviceman's wife in the Mojave Desert while they were having an affair has been sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole. A San Bernardino County judge sentenced 27-year-old Christopher Brandon...
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A white Oklahoma police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man will stand trial for first-degree manslaughter. A judge ruled Tuesday that there is enough evidence for Tulsa police officer Betty Jo Shelby to be tried for shooting Terence Crutcher on...
DALLAS (AP) — Health officials are going door-to-door in the Texas neighborhood of a woman who is believed to be the first person to contract the Zika virus by getting bitten by a mosquito in that state. Officials are offering to test the woman's neighbors in Brownsville, which...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A settlement agreement Tuesday resolves a federal lawsuit that accuses law enforcement of trampling on the civil rights of protesters in Baton Rouge following a black man's fatal shooting by police. Plaintiffs' attorneys said their "memorandum of...
YARNELL, Ariz. (AP) — A memorial park and a hiking trail were dedicated Tuesday to 19 elite Arizona wildland firefighters who died in 2013 in a brush choked box canyon while battling one of the state's most devastating wildfires. Relatives of the Granite Mountain Hotshot...
ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning across the South (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Aquarium officials in wildfire-threatened Gatlinburg, Tennessee, say they have a team of biologists inside the facility and that all of the 10,000 fish and other animals are safe. Ripley...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Former North Charleston patrolman Michael Slager choked back tears on Tuesday, testifying in his own defense that he felt "total fear" when the black motorist he was chasing from a traffic stop got control of his Taser and pointed it at him. Slager, 35,...
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's military says the country's military chief has held talks with his U.S. counterpart...
BERLIN (AP) — German factory orders were up a far stronger-than-expected 4.9 percent in October compared with the...
TOKYO (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says the U.S. will give back to the Japanese government nearly 10,...
BERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel is seeking a new two-year term as leader of her conservative party, following her...
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia has strengthened its moratorium on converting peat swamps to plantations in a...
BOSTON (AP) — A modest asphalt court that served as a nursery for a unique style of volleyball played by Chinese...