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ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on an execution scheduled for Thursday in Georgia (all times local): 8:30 p.m. The Georgia parole board has issued a stay for a condemned inmate who was scheduled to be executed Thursday. Robert Earl Butts Jr. was scheduled to die Thursday evening at...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas officers busted into a hotel room where a gunman unleashed the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history and found assault-style weapons scattered around the room, according to police body-camera video released Wednesday. Hours of footage from two...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the release of videos from cameras worn by Las Vegas police who responded to the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Officer body-camera video from the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history shows Las...
SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon has halted construction planning on a new high-rise building near its headquarters while it awaits the outcome of a Seattle city proposal to tax worker hours. The Seattle City Council is considering a "head tax" on high-grossing businesses to raise about $...
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The brother of the suspect in the Florida high school shooting is being accused of violating his probation for earlier trespassing at the school where the massacre occurred. Palm Beach County jail records show Zachary Cruz was being held without bond...
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Trump administration wants to ease restrictions on oil and gas leasing and other activities across a huge swath of the American West that were put in place to protect an imperiled bird. The move involves conservation plans for greater sage grouse...
MIAMI (AP) — A prisoner at the Guantanamo Bay detention center has been sent back to his native Saudi Arabia to serve out the remainder of a 13-year sentence, making him the first detainee to leave the U.S. base in Cuba since President Donald Trump took office. The Pentagon...
HONOLULU (AP) — Dozens of earthquakes were rattling Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano on Wednesday as underground magma moved into a new area east of the Puu Oo (POO'-oo OH'-oh) vent. Officials with the U.S. Geological Survey's Hawaiian Volcano Observatory said the increased activity is...
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania judge on Wednesday began to examine security footage from a booze-soaked Penn State fraternity party from the night a pledge was fatally injured to determine whether there is enough evidence for prosecutors to continue pursuing criminal...