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Source: Getty Images SEATTLE (AP) — Five people died in the shooting at a Macy's store in a mall north of Seattle. Authorities do not plan to make their identities public until Tuesday, but details about three of the victims have been reported by Washington state media. Here's...
Source: Getty Images MIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez escaped from Cuba by boat on his fourth try as a teenager, and when his mother fell into the Yucatan Channel during the journey, he jumped in and pulled her out. Fernandez's heroic backstory made his death early Sunday that much...
WASHINGTON (AP) — An ultrasound showed one of Sarah Gray's unborn twins was missing part of his brain, a fatal birth defect. His brother was born healthy but Thomas lived just six days. Latching onto hope for something positive to come from heartache, Gray donated some of Thomas...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — One man was killed and four other people were injured in a pair of shootings early Sunday, including one that happened on the University of Illinois campus. Police believe the two shootings in the eastern Illinois city of Champaign may be related. They say...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has called Russian President Vladimir Putin "a leader — unlike what we have in this country." But most Americans don't agree with Trump's assessment of Putin's leadership skills, a new Associated Press-GfK poll shows. Only 24 percent of registered...
MIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez, the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars, was killed in boating accident early Sunday morning. Fernandez was 24. The Marlins announced Fernandez's death, and the U.S. Coast Guard...
BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities arrested a suspect Saturday evening in in the slayings of five people in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle. Here are things to know about the shooting and the investigation: WHAT HAPPENED? Authorities say the...
BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on a fatal shooting at a mall in Washington state (all times local): 11:18 p.m. The suspect in the Washington state mall shooting has a criminal record that includes domestic-violence assault charges. The Seattle Times reports ( http://bit.ly/...
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Police investigating a triple homicide inside a Southern California home were searching for a teenage girl who lived there and is considered at-risk. The probe began Saturday morning after a child called 911 to report her parents had died. The child...
CHICAGO (AP) — The city of Chicago will seek proposals for redeveloping a site that would have been an Olympic...
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — The Decatur Airport in central Illinois is celebrating 70 years in the same location. Airport...
BOYDS, Md. (AP) — Francisca Ordega scored in the 111th minute and the Washington Spirit advanced to the National...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Orchestra has gone on strike, canceling an opening night performance that...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Hunwick and Peter Holland each scored twice to help the Toronto Maple Leafs rout the...
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The murder of film director Leon Serment and his producer wife's subsequent death are believed...