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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Four white people are facing charges in the deaths of two black men whose bodies were found dismembered and chained to cinder blocks in an Oklahoma City pond, but the prosecutor handling the case said Thursday the killings are not believed to be racially...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Detectives still trying to identify Northern California's infamous Zodiac Killer who targeted victims in the late 1960s and taunted investigators with letters say they hope to try the same DNA tracing technology recently used to arrest a suspect in another...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Senate debated Thursday whether to ban nearly all abortions in the state, a surprise move suggested by a Democrat who has long fought abortion restrictions. Sen. Brad Hutto told Republicans if the bill passed he was going to give them...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A gunman killed another man inside Nashville's Opry Mills Mall on Thursday and then immediately surrendered, police said. Police said in a tweet that the two men appeared to have had an ongoing dispute before one shot the other inside the mall. The...
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Four former executives for the only financial institution to be criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program were convicted Thursday on fraud and conspiracy charges. Jurors found the former Wilmington Trust executives guilty...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Senate debated Thursday whether to ban nearly all abortions in the state, a surprise move suggested by a Democrat who has long fought abortion restrictions. Sen. Brad Hutto told Republicans if the bill passed he was going to give them...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The mother of two Native American teenagers who campus police pulled from a college tour in Colorado after a parent reported feeling nervous about them said she believes her sons were victims of racial profiling and she feared for their safety after...
NEW YORK (AP) — A former Wall Street trader can be released from prison after he was improperly convicted of fraud, an appeals court said Thursday, the second time the court has overturned a conviction against him. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said Jesse...
BOSTON (AP) — Former Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg announced Thursday he would end his long political career after a scathing ethics report concluded he failed to protect the Senate from his husband, who has been charged with sexual misconduct. In a one-sentence...