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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — America's Atlas rockets are flying again, launching a communications satellite for the Navy. The unmanned Atlas V (five) rocket blasted off Friday morning from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. It was the first Atlas flight by rocket maker United...
DALLAS (AP) — Fire officials say more than 30 people attending a Tony Robbins event in Dallas have been treated for burns after the motivational speaker encouraged them to walk on hot coals. Dallas Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans says five people were taken to a hospital...
WASHINGTON (AP) — An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary Clinton kept as secretary of state identified at least 75 meetings with longtime political donors, loyalists, Clinton Foundation contributors and corporate and other outside interests that were not...
BELLFLOWER, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say two Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies have been shot in a Los Angeles suburb. The Los Angeles Times reports ( http://lat.ms/28UUOM6 ) that the shooting occurred about 10:50 p.m. in Bellflower. The sheriff's department says both...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernard Lafayette was all smiles as he watched his civil rights comrade John Lewis commandeer the floor of the U.S. House for an old-fashioned, marathon sit-in over gun legislation. Lafayette goes back with Lewis to the student sit-in protests in Nashville,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Even after the Orlando shooting slaughter, no one expects Congress to dramatically tighten firearms curbs. Yet a few modest election-year cracks have shown in the iron grip that Republicans and the National Rifle Association have long enjoyed on the issue. The...
NEW YORK (AP) — After learning the Supreme Court deadlocked on an immigration plan that would protect her from being deported, Marta Gualotuna could barely speak through her tears. "This decision is very, very painful for me," Gualotuna, 57, said in Spanish through a translator...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ralph Stanley, a patriarch of Appalachian music who with his brother Carter helped expand and popularize the genre that became known as bluegrass, has died. He was 89. Stanley died Thursday at his home in Sandy Ridge, Virginia, because of difficulties...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal court jury in Los Angeles has decided that Led Zeppelin did not steal a riff for the intro of its epic hit, "Stairway to Heaven." Here is a look at some other cases that have taken pop songs from the recording studio to the courtroom over plagiarism...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The flow of cash to local 911 centers and some state health services will stop this week...
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County officials say the heat is to blame for the death of a woman, at least the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on the House GOP Benghazi report, released Tuesday (all times local): 1:50 p.m...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Missouri Lottery's "Pick 4...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Missouri Lottery's "Pick 3...
DALLAS (AP) — Three crew members were missing and one was hurt Tuesday after a head-on train collision in the...