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  • Pregnant woman, 3 others shot, killed; girl hurt

    1 day, 5 hours ago

    (AP) CLEVELAND (AP) — Police say a pregnant woman and three others were shot and killed in a Cleveland home, and a 10-year-old girl was wounded but expected to survive. Cleveland police Chief Calvin Williams tells the Northeast Ohio Media group ...

  • Official says Florida sheriff's deputy, gunman killed in shootout near Tallahassee; I wounded

    1 day, 5 hours ago

    (AP) TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Official says Florida sheriff's deputy, gunman killed in shootout near Tallahassee; I wounded.

  • Winners and losers under Obama's immigration plan

    1 day, 5 hours ago

    (AP) SAN DIEGO (AP) — President Barack Obama unveiled one of the most sweeping changes to the U.S. immigration system in decades, shielding millions from deportation. Among those breathing easier: a Mexican woman in Birmingham, Alabama, who barely missed qualifying for ...

  • Ferguson grand jury unusual in many ways

    1 day, 5 hours ago

    (AP) JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Not much is normal about the Missouri grand jury responsible for deciding whether to charge a suburban St. Louis police officer for fatally shooting Michael Brown. Not the length of deliberations, not the manner in ...

  • NY state OK's $3.6 million after conviction tossed

    1 day, 6 hours ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — A man whose New York City murder conviction was overturned after he spent over 20 years in prison is getting $3.6 million from the state. The Daily News (http://nydn.us/11GwP9C ) reports Saturday that state Attorney General ...

  • Ferguson experiences 3rd straight night of unrest

    1 day, 7 hours ago

    (AP) FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities arrested three protesters during a third straight night of unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. The heightened tension comes amid speculation that an announcement could come soon about whether to indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson in ...

  • Family of NYC man killed by police seek answers

    1 day, 7 hours ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton is calling for prosecutors to do a thorough investigation into the police killing of an unarmed man in a darkened stairwell at a public housing building in New York City. Police have ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 9:52 a.m. EST

    1 day, 7 hours ago

    (AP) Analysis: GOP likely left with lawsuit and 2016 election to overturn Obama on immigration Investigators found fired nuke commander may have made counterfeit poker chips AP sources: Obama broadening military plans in Afghanistan, allowing Taliban to be targeted For 1 ...

  • 3 years later: No charges in missing toddler case

    1 day, 8 hours ago

    (AP) PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine mom who's been pressing prosecutors for an arrest in the disappearance of toddler Ayla Reynolds wants prosecutors to bring lesser charges if they won't file a homicide case. But the clock is ticking. The ...

  • AP Top News At 9:28 a.m. EST

    1 day, 8 hours ago

    (AP) Gambling nuke commander linked to fake poker chips Analysis: Obama holds upper hand on immigration AP sources: Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan For 1 night on stage, embattled Cosby his old self Somalia's Al-Shabab says it killed 28 in Kenya ...

  • Flooding becomes new threat in snowy Buffalo

    1 day, 8 hours ago

    (AP) BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — After a three-day onslaught that dumped a historic 7 feet of snow on the Buffalo area and killed at least 12 people, the sun came out, but so did predictions of flooding caused by rain and ...

  • AP Top News at 9:25 a.m. EST

    1 day, 8 hours ago

    (AP) Gambling nuke commander linked to fake poker chips WASHINGTON (AP) — The admiral fired last year as No. 2 commander of U.S. nuclear forces may have made his own counterfeit $500 poker chips with paint and stickers to feed a ...

  • AP Top Science News At 9:23 a.m. EST

    1 day, 8 hours ago

    (AP) Scientists seek more tombs at ancient Greek site Space station rarity: 2 women on long-term crew Report: Grouse needs 3-mile buffer from drilling NOAA: Globe sets 5th hottest-month record of 2014 Where's the snow? Not in Alaska's largest city UN ...

  • AP Top Political News At 9:09 a.m. EST

    1 day, 8 hours ago

    (AP) Gambling nuke commander linked to fake poker chips Analysis: Obama holds upper hand on immigration AP sources: Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan Obama launches sales mission on immigration Stymied? Republicans seek immigration response Obama to Ferguson: 'Keep protests peaceful' Holder ...

  • US releases Saudi prisoner from Guantanamo Bay

    1 day, 10 hours ago

    (AP) MIAMI (AP) — A Saudi citizen who has spent the past 12 years detained at Guantanamo Bay has been released as the U.S. continues attempts to whittle down the prison population at its base in Cuba. The Pentagon said Saturday ...

  • AP Top U.S. News At 4 a.m. EST

    1 day, 13 hours ago

    (AP) Official: Ferguson grand jury still meeting Marine with robotic leg braces gets Bronze Star Flooding becomes new threat in snowy Buffalo AP PHOTOS: Buffalo area digs out after epic storm Analysis: Obama holds upper hand on immigration Report questions role ...

  • AP Top Political News At 3:31 a.m. EST

    1 day, 14 hours ago

    (AP) AP sources: Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan Obama launches sales mission on immigration Stymied? Republicans seek immigration response House intel panel debunks many Benghazi theories Investigators may have recovered lost IRS emails Obama to Ferguson: 'Keep protests peaceful' Holder urges ...

  • Window washer falls onto car in San Francisco

    1 day, 14 hours ago

    (AP) SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A worker who fell 11 stories from a San Francisco building onto a moving car, crushing its roof and sending shattered glass flying into the street survived but was in critical condition. The man fell screaming ...

  • Classroom sex abuse case to cost nearly $140M

    1 day, 14 hours ago

    (AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Once lawyers began digging into Mark Berndt's past, they discovered a three-decade pattern of odd behavior and complaints about the teacher that school administrators either missed or ignored. Both students and teachers had complained about the ...

  • Quotations in the News

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    (AP) "In the days ahead, the people's house will rise to this challenge. We will not stand idle as the president undermines the rule of law in our country and places lives at risk. ... He's damaging the presidency itself." — ...

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