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Trade unions and other groups are staging rallies around the world to mark International Workers Day. A look at some May Day events: FRANCE Fearing France's worker protections are under threat, hundreds of angry youths on the sidelines of a May Day labor rally hurled stones and...
Fire forecasters say Hawaii, Alaska and the Southwest will face an increased threat of wildfires this summer. The National Interagency Fire Center released its outlook for the spring and summer on Sunday. It says most of the country will face normal or below-normal wildfire...
PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on the dismissal of charges in the Phoenix freeway shooting case (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Seven months after an arrest, the case against a suspect in a series of freeway shootings that rattled Phoenix residents has fallen apart, leading to the...
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Eighteen-year-old Kristian Roggio was riding in a friend's car when another driver careened across a Brooklyn street, colliding head-on and killing her. That driver had inhaled aerosol dust cleaner moments before to get high, and prosecutors say he was...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The paramedics who looked at Robert Breininger's lifeless body in his twin bed suspected right away that whatever happened didn't match the story being told by his 10-year-old son. There was no way, they thought, his father was awake when the boy told them...
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say six people, including four children, have been killed in a highway crash in South Florida. The Florida Highway Patrol says the crash involving a minivan and an SUV occurred Saturday on Interstate 95 in Jupiter at around 9:30 p.m. Highway...
ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — In the Jersey shore city that gave Bruce Springsteen's debut album its name, owners of the first new hotel to open there in more than 50 years hope they can convince locals and tourists alike that what was once considered a slum by the sea is now a...
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Eighteen-year-old Kristian Roggio was riding in a friend's car when another driver careened across a Brooklyn street, colliding head-on and killing her. That driver had inhaled aerosol dust cleaner moments before to get high, and prosecutors say he was...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a U.S. senator's call for an investigation into the practices of an outdoor advertising company in New York (all times local): 10:45 a.m. An outdoor advertising company says its use of mobile phone data to learn about potential consumers is based on...