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ST. LOUIS (AP) — A black 18-year-old fleeing from officers serving a search warrant at a home in a crime-troubled section of St. Louis was shot and killed Wednesday by police after he pointed a gun at them, the city's police chief said. The shooting drew protests, with many of...
SEFFNER, Fla. (AP) — Sometime after the sun came up Wednesday, a woman walking her dog past a fenced-off area in a sleepy suburban neighborhood near Tampa heard a loud rumble. She quickly dialed 911. The earth had opened, again. By Wednesday afternoon, a 17-foot wide and 20-foot...
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A sheriff in north-central Washington state says three firefighters have been killed and three to four more have been injured while battling raging wildfires. Okanogan (oh-kah-NAH'-guhn) County Sheriff Frank Rogers said Wednesday Evening that the deaths in...
SEATTLE (AP) — A fast-acting manager who evacuated a Washington motel minutes before a massive explosion is being credited with saving dozens of lives, including some who were staying in rooms that were reduced to rubble. The blast Tuesday night critically injured a gas company...
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Authorities have identified a man who was apparently shot to death by his 2-year-old son in what police are calling a horrible accident. Hoover police Capt. Gregg Rector says investigators have ruled out suicide and other scenarios in the death of 31-year-old...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton's personal lawyer has told a Senate committee that emails and all other data stored on her computer server were erased before the device was turned over to federal authorities. In a letter sent last week to Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., the...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The choice facing labor unions in the Democratic presidential race boils down to hearts or heads — Bernie Sanders, who embraces their forceful opposition to a big trade deal, or Hillary Rodham Clinton, who is a strong favorite for the nomination. Clinton has...
BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — The latest on an explosion that leveled part of motel in Washington state (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Bremerton Fire Chief Al Duke says no one was killed in the explosion that destroyed part of a motel in Washington state. Duke says cadaver dogs found no...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The wife of former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle filed for divorce on Wednesday, saying she was shocked by the allegations that he engaged in sex acts with underage girls and traded in child pornography. While her well-known husband was in federal court in...
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Pressure grew Thursday on Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina to resign as business and...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Health officials say a Utah man in his 70s has died after contracting the plague earlier...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota is looking forward to a Pac-12 reunion when Tennessee...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A polygamous family says the landmark Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage...
Editors: The start of the game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Kansas City Royals is being delayed by rain...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Events in Mississippi and Illinois this week are commemorating the 60th anniversary of the...