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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco judge is set to hear evidence in a shooting death at a local pier that became a flashpoint in the national immigration debate because federal authorities had requested city officials keep the suspect locked up. Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez is...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco judge is set to hear evidence in a shooting death at a local pier that became a flashpoint in the national immigration debate because federal authorities had requested city officials keep the suspect locked up. Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez is...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A high school football team that has featured a tiger cub at games for decades might kick off the season without its beloved mascot as boosters try to meet state rules enacted after the bizarre release of dozens of dangerous animals from a suicidal man's...
DETROIT (AP) — Americans are less happy with their cars and trucks than at any time in more than a decade, and it's largely because they're getting sick of dealing with recalls. The 2015 American Consumer Satisfaction Index, an annual survey that involved 4,300 consumers, found...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — So what do you do when a trip on a high-speed train in Europe suddenly turns you and your buddies into international heroes? Sign a book deal? Take meetings with Hollywood executives? Pose for magazine features? Perhaps yes to all three, eventually, but not...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — For many investors, lessons of the Great Recession are fresh. They survived, and some thrived with patience. They see no reason to panic now. The U.S. stock market took investors for a frenetic ride Monday, triggered by a sell-off in Chinese stocks. The Dow...
MARION, Ohio (AP) — A Guatemalan man has pleaded guilty to charges related to an operation that took immigrant teenage boys from U.S. custody and put them to work as virtual slaves on Ohio egg farms. Federal prosecutors say Arodolo Rigoberto Castillo-Serrano was behind a scheme...
BOSTON (AP) — Two men from Iowa made online threats against Pokemon competitors — referring to the Boston Marathon bombings and the Columbine High School massacre — then drove 25 hours to Boston, where they were stopped as they tried to register for the World Pokemon...
OKANOGAN, Wash. (AP) — The latest on wildfires in the West (all times local): 10:55 a.m. A sheriff's department in eastern Oregon has ordered more evacuations near because of a wildfire that has already destroyed dozens of homes. The Grant County Sheriff's Department issued the...
NEW YORK (AP) — It could be easier for unions to bargain for better pay and working conditions on behalf of...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kelby Tomlinson hit a grand slam for his first career home run and Marlon Byrd added a three-...
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge at a rare bench trial heard competing accounts of a prominent criminal attorney...
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Pressure grew Thursday on Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina to resign as business and...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge in North Dakota on Thursday blocked a new Obama administration rule that...
DENVER (AP) — Contact lens makers struggled Thursday to defend their pricing policies in a federal appeals case...