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WASHINGTON (AP) — A tie vote by the Supreme Court is blocking President Barack Obama's immigration plan that sought to shield millions living in the U.S. illegally from deportation. The justices' one-sentence opinion on Thursday effectively kills the plan for the duration of...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas can execute eight death row inmates using its three-drug protocol, a split Arkansas Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding a state law that keeps information about lethal injection drugs confidential. The inmates had argued that Arkansas'...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Marine Corps says one of the six men long identified in an iconic World War II photograph showing the raising of the American flag at Iwo Jima was actually not in the image. The Marines announced Thursday that an investigation launched after questions...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A tie vote by the Supreme Court is blocking President Barack Obama's immigration plan that sought to shield millions living in the U.S. illegally from deportation. The justices' one-sentence opinion on Thursday effectively kills the plan for the duration of...
MONROE, La. (AP) — Authorities say two sheriff's deputies in northeast Louisiana were shot and wounded while serving a felony warrant. Ouachita Parish Chief Deputy Mac Mashaw said in a brief news release that the shooting happened just after 6 a.m. Thursday. The deputies are...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Sen. Marco Rubio's decision to run for president set off a scramble to replace him. His last minute decision to run for re-election set off a scramble — though much smaller — to get out of the Senate race. A crowded Republican Senate primary...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Asians remain the fastest-growing racial group in the United States, according to new information from the Census Bureau. The nation's Asian population grew at 3.4 percent between July 2014 and 2015, with migration responsible for the majority of the growth,...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's Key West is one of the most gay-friendly places in the country. The Florida Panhandle — many locals call it the Redneck Riviera — is a different story. The massacre of 49 people in a gay nightclub happened between these extremes, forcing many...
HARVEY, La. (AP) — A sheriff's deputy in a New Orleans suburb was just about to search a suspect when the 19-year-old flipped around, pulled out a gun and reaching over the officer, shot him in the back, a Louisiana sheriff said, calling the incident a "cold blooded murder."...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Almost eight years after electing a black president, vast majorities of blacks and Hispanics...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new Washington study says Donald Trump's tax and budget plans would make the national debt...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis branch of Death Cafe, a group that gathers regularly to discuss death and end-of-life...
PARIS (AP) — French authorities opened a manslaughter inquiry Monday into the May crash of an EgyptAir plane that...
LONDON (AP) — Politicians who wanted Britain to leave the European Union were not shy about making promises. They...
LONDON (AP) — Politicians who wanted Britain to leave the European Union were not shy about making promises. They...