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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The mother of an American hostage released by Shiite Houthi rebels in Yemen says her son suffered a back injury and is still in shock, but that he's doing well considering the ordeal. Freelance journalist Casey Coombs, 33, is stable in a hospital in Oman...
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Dozens of farmers in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta submitted plans Monday to the state saying they intend to plant less thirsty crops and leave some fields unplanted to meet voluntary water conservation targets amid the relentless California...
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The estranged wife of a decorated Iraq War veteran arrested in the killing her mother, stepfather and brother told authorities her husband suffered from post-traumatic stress and was becoming increasingly delusional, according to court documents released...
BOSTON (AP) — It was three days after the stunning bombing of the Boston Marathon, and the FBI was asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects by releasing photos of them mingling with the crowd. Hours later, three friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were in his dorm room...
BOSTON (AP) — Heroin users seeking help for their addiction won't be arrested if they turn over their drugs and needles to police under a unique policy launched Monday in the Massachusetts city of Gloucester. Drug addicts — including those abusing morphine, oxycodone and other...
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The estranged wife of a decorated Iraq War veteran arrested in the killing her mother, stepfather and brother told authorities her husband suffered from post-traumatic stress and was becoming increasingly delusional, according to court documents released...
DALLAS (AP) — Airlines are trying to save time by speeding up a part of flying that creates delays even before the plane leaves the gate: the boarding process. This summer travel season, Delta plans to preload carry-on bags above passengers' seats on some flights. Southwest...
BOSTON (AP) — It was three days after the stunning bombing of the Boston Marathon, and the FBI was asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects by releasing photos of them mingling with the crowd. Hours later, three friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were in his dorm room...
Dozens of health insurers want price hikes well beyond 10 percent for their individual coverage next year, as some juggle higher-than-expected costs and rising prescription drug expenses. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina is seeking a roughly 26 percent premium...
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has canceled a meeting in Berlin this weekend where member federations were to...
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has canceled a meeting in Berlin this weekend where member federations were to...
PARIS (AP) — Interpol added six men with ties to FIFA to its most wanted list on Wednesday, issuing an...
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — Moline is undergoing the largest public works project in the western Illinois city's history...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Springfield man has pleaded guilty to robbery and assaulting a law enforcement officer...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois appellate court has overturned the conviction of central Illinois gas station...