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CHICAGO (AP) — A man who alleges he was sexually abused by former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert decades ago and was later promised $3.5 million to stay quiet has filed a federal lawsuit saying he's only been paid about half the money. The person known as "Individual A" in...
DALLAS (AP) — Prosecutors in Dallas say they will make an announcement Tuesday regarding whether Johnny Manziel has been indicted on allegations that he attacked his ex-girlfriend in January. Brittany Dunn, a spokeswoman for the Dallas County district attorney's office, said...
MIDDLE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A decision by wildlife authorities to allow expansion of the commercial oyster farming industry on New Jersey's Delaware Bay has some environmental groups worried. The groups say the increased activity will harm a threatened shorebird that relies on...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. job market is healthy. The stock market is up. Home prices are rising. Yet as the Federal Reserve prepares to meet this week, it seems in no mood to resume raising interest rates from ultra-lows. With the global economy struggling and U.S. inflation...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon thinks it has a winning argument for why Congress should allow a new round of military base closings. The case goes like this: The Army and Air Force have vastly more space for training and basing troops than they need, and trimming the surplus...
CLEVELAND (AP) — The city has reached a $6 million settlement in a lawsuit over the death of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old black boy shot by a white police officer while playing with a pellet gun outside a recreation center. An order filed in U.S. District Court in Cleveland on...
CLEVELAND (AP) — The city has reached a $6 million settlement in a lawsuit over the death of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old black boy shot by a white police officer while playing with a pellet gun outside a recreation center. An order filed in U.S. District Court in Cleveland on...
NEW YORK (AP) — Newspaper publisher Gannett said Monday that it wants to buy rival Tribune Publishing for more than $388 million, in a deal that would give the owner of USA Today control of the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune and several other newspapers. But Gannett said...
NEW YORK (AP) — Newspaper publisher Gannett is offering to buy Tribune Publishing Co. for approximately $388.3 million. Gannett Co. is offering $12.25 in cash for each Tribune share. That's a 63 percent premium to Tribune's Friday closing price of $7.52. The companies put the...
JACKSON, Mich. (AP) — Victims confronted a former Roman Catholic priest in court Friday as he was sentenced to at...
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston's efforts to use local clean air laws to regulate pollution in the home of the nation's...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 28 points and the Portland Trail Blazers advanced to the Western...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 28 points and the Portland Trail Blazers advanced to the Western...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are celebrating International Jazz Day a...
SEATTLE (AP) — Felix Hernandez tied Jamie Moyer's franchise record for career victories at 145 in the Seattle...