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WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are touting lower premiums under their health care legislation, but that reflects insurance that would cover a smaller share of the cost of medical bills. The fine print is getting lost in the translation. Consumers might pay less up front every...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on a guilty plea in Las Vegas by a man who admits trying to kill a mannequin that police posed as a sleeping homeless person (all times local): 11:45 a.m. A man facing eight to 20 years in a Nevada state prison after pleading guilty to trying to kill...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man who spent nearly two decades in mental hospitals after entering a disputed plea in the 1997 sexual assault of a teenager has been cleared after retesting of genetic evidence excluded him as a suspect. Jasper County's prosecutor dropped the...
WERNERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A judge in central Pennsylvania has found sufficient evidence to send a pastor to trial in the suspected faith healing death of his 2-year-old granddaughter. District Judge Ann Young calls the case tragic and "beyond belief" but says it's not her job to...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A black Mississippi citizen is taking his case against the state's Confederate-themed flag to the U.S. Supreme Court. In papers filed Wednesday, attorneys for Carlos Moore said lower courts were wrong to reject his argument that the flag is a symbol of...
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on a widespread cyberattack that is affecting companies and government systems (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Russian President Putin says foreign intelligence agencies are conducting cyberattacks against Russia. Speaking at the headquarters of the Russian...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a subway train derailment in New York City that left more than 30 people injured (all times local): 12:30 p.m. New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority says two supervisors have been suspended while officials investigate a Harlem derailment...
PRESTON, Md. (AP) — Beside a quiet stream on Maryland's Eastern Shore, a 19th century brick house that once served as a way station on the Underground Railroad can bring present-day visitors to tears as they gaze at the path where escaped slaves made their way to freedom. The...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Gov. Rick Scott violated the state constitution by taking 24 murder cases out of the hands of a Florida state attorney who refuses to seek the death penalty, the prosecutor's lawyer told the state Supreme Court on Wednesday. Attorney Roy...