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September 1, 2014

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  • Celebrity chef charged with intoxicated driving

    4 hours, 42 minutes ago

    (AP) SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Celebrity chef Todd English, who has opened restaurants around the country and written multiple cookbooks, was arrested Sunday on a charge of driving while intoxicated, authorities said. Police in Southampton said English was arrested Sunday morning ...

  • Dad of woman who helped kill 3 honors victims

    4 hours, 54 minutes ago

    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The father of a woman whose June rampage with her husband left two Las Vegas police officers and a good Samaritan dead visited the restaurant and store where the three were gunned down, saying he was ...

  • AP Top Sports News At 11:23 p.m. EDT

    4 hours, 57 minutes ago

    (AP) Tony Stewart's return to race track ends early Wozniacki outlasts Sharapova, in US Open quarters No. 10 Baylor opens stadium with 45-0 win over SMU 49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence AP source: Chiefs' Smith agrees to 4-yr extension ...

  • Texas' Perry says disparaging tweet unauthorized

    4 hours, 57 minutes ago

    (AP) AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry says a disparaging tweet from his personal account about the Democratic district attorney he's charged with unlawfully trying to oust was unauthorized. A tweet from Perry's account Sunday, after the other ...

  • 17-1 shot Midnight Storm wins Del Mar Derby

    4 hours, 58 minutes ago

    (AP) DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) — Midnight Storm won the $300,000 Del Mar Derby by 3¼ lengths on Sunday, and Rafael Bejarano rode six winners on the card. Ridden by Tyler Baze, Midnight Storm ran 1 1/8 miles on the turf ...

  • Bencic, 17, reaches US Open quarterfinals

    5 hours ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — With mentor Martina Hingis cheering from the stands, 17-year-old Belinda Bencic became the youngest U.S. Open quarterfinalist since Hingis herself in 1997. Playing on Arthur Ashe Stadium, ninth-seeded Jelena Jankovic was far more rattled than an ...

  • Ferguson police start wearing body cameras

    8 hours, 20 minutes ago

    (AP) FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Police in the St. Louis suburb where a white officer shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old have started wearing body cameras. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1r0D9m1 ) that Ferguson police began wearing the cameras Saturday. ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 11:13 p.m. EDT

    5 hours, 7 minutes ago

    (AP) Heads of House, Senate intelligence panels warn of threat from Islamic State fighters in US Putin calls for talks; Ukraine says rebels fire on border guard vessel in Azov Sea After taking Libya's capital, Islamist militia group now guards US ...

  • China manufacturing growth slowed in August

    5 hours, 39 minutes ago

    (AP) BEIJING (AP) — Two surveys show China's manufacturing growth decelerated in August due to weaker global demand and a slowdown in domestic investment. HSBC Corp. said Monday its purchasing managers index fell to 50.2 from July's 18-month high of 51.7 ...

  • Golf Capsules

    6 hours, 8 minutes ago

    (AP) NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch Sunday on his way to a 6-under 65, giving him a one-shot lead in the Deutsche Bank Championship going into a Labor Day finish loaded with possibilities. ...

  • Showboat closes after 27 years in Atlantic City

    6 hours, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The show is over for the Showboat Casino Hotel. The Mardi Gras-themed casino shut down Sunday after 27 years on the Atlantic City Boardwalk. It was one of three casinos closing within the next two ...

  • CA Lottery

    6 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — These California lotteries were drawn Sunday: Daily 3 Evening 5-2-7 (five, two, seven) Daily 3 Midday 9-1-7 (nine, one, seven) Daily 4 9-1-0-5 (nine, one, zero, five) Daily Derby 1st:4 Big Ben-2nd:7 Eureka-3rd:12 Lucky Charms, Race Time: ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Derby' game

    6 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were: 1st:4 Big Ben-2nd:7 Eureka-3rd:12 Lucky Charms, Race Time: 1:47.67 (1st: 4 Big Ben, 2nd: 7 Eureka, 3rd: 12 Lucky Charms; Race Time: ...

  • Little League team honored with parade in Vegas

    6 hours, 19 minutes ago

    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas team was honored with a parade down the Strip after its return from the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Mayor Carolyn Goodman and former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian were among those ...

  • Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy tie the knot

    6 hours, 24 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Donnie Wahlberg's "Favorite Girl" Jenny McCarthy is now his wife. The couple tied the knot Sunday in a ceremony outside Chicago, McCarthy's publicist, Brad Cafarelli, confirmed. It's the second marriage for both 45-year-old Wahlberg and 41-year-old ...

  • Peng beats Safarova to make US Open quarterfinals

    6 hours, 25 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — China's Peng Shuai finally reached a Grand Slam quarterfinal in her sixth try. The 39th-ranked Peng beat a seeded player for the third straight match at the U.S. Open, defeating No. 14 Lucie Safarova 6-3, 6-4 ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game

    6 hours, 27 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were: 05-12-18-23-37 (five, twelve, eighteen, twenty-three, thirty-seven) The numbers are listed in sequential order, but any combination wins.

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' game

    6 hours, 27 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were: 9-1-0-5 (nine, one, zero, five) Ticket-holders with all four winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Evening' game

    6 hours, 27 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Evening" game were: 5-2-7 (five, two, seven) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • What to watch at US Open: Serena seeking quarters

    6 hours, 31 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — With Maria Sharapova's loss at the U.S. Open, four different women will win Grand Slam titles this year. Serena Williams takes the next step toward trying to fill out that list when she plays her fourth-round ...

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