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HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A relative says the only survivor of a fatal shooting on Montana's Crow Indian Reservation is recovering after surgery for a gunshot wound. Ada Shane told The Associated Press on Thursday that her niece, 26-year-old Jorah Shane, was shot in the back as she...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of Defense Ash Carter has reminded the military service chiefs that Defense Department policy does allow some military personnel to be armed while working at recruiting centers and ROTC offices. Carter directed the military branches Thursday to review...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A federal judge in Alaska has ordered Greenpeace USA to pay a fine of $2,500 for every hour that protesters continue to block a Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker from leaving Portland, Oregon, for the Arctic. U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason ruled...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California says water use fell by 27 percent in June, passing governor's conservation target Data released Thursday by the State Water Resources Control Board shows 265 out of 411 local agencies hit or nearly reached savings targets. Gov. Jerry Brown...
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — While the death of a protected lion in Zimbabwe has caused outrage in the United States — much of it centered on the Minnesota dentist who killed the animal — most in Zimbabwe expressed a degree of bafflement over the concern. The discovery that Cecil,...
ATLANTA (AP) — The latest on the investigation into Confederate flags found at the Ebenezer Baptist Church near the Martin Luther King Jr. Center in Atlanta: 11:20 a.m. A pastor is calling the placing of Confederate flags near the Martin Luther King Jr. Center in Atlanta a "...
ATLANTA (AP) — Confederate battle flags were stealthily placed on the grounds of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s church, and authorities said Thursday they were looking for two white males who were recorded on surveillance camera leaving the banners behind. Atlanta police...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity who were portrayed in a debunked account of a gang rape in a retracted Rolling Stone magazine story filed a lawsuit against the publication and the article's author, court records show. The...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Hundreds of terror suspects have been tried in federal courts since the 2001 attacks, but a case unfolding in Virginia differs from most in at least one key respect. Irek Hamidullin was a combatant captured on the battlefield — not a financier, recruiter or...
NEW YORK (AP) — It hasn't been an easy week in social media, despite double-digit revenue growth from Twitter,...
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Russell Wilson is sticking around with the Seattle Seahawks. Wilson tweeted Friday morning...
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Russell Wilson is sticking around with the Seattle Seahawks. Wilson tweeted Friday morning...
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush ventured into historically Democratic...
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe intends to seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice has released a report critical of the St. Louis County Family...