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FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's attorney general has charged six more state employees with crimes related to the lead-contaminated water crisis in Flint. The Flint Journal reports ( http://bit.ly/2ajtAwQ ) a judge Friday authorized the charges filed by the office of Bill Schuette...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A traffic stop led to a gunbattle that killed an anti-gang police officer and seriously wounded another, authorities said Friday. A suspect was shot and taken into custody while authorities searched for others who may have been involved. The slain officer, a...
NEW YORK (AP) — Every morning, three young sisters wake up together with their mom in one bed in a Brooklyn homeless shelter. Every afternoon, they train in a sport that they hope will put them on a path to a better life. Tai Sheppard, 11, and sisters Rainn, 10, and Brooke, 8,...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A central Florida bus driver is out of a job after the Orange County school district accused her of pulling a middle school student's hair and pinning her in a seat for four minutes. The board fired Rosa Dalger on Tuesday after reviewing the May school bus...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of police officers in San Diego. (all times local): 4:15 San Diego's police chief says the second of two police officers shot is expected to survive. Chief Shelley Zimmerman says in a Twitter post Friday morning that she had just left...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — One police officer has died and another remains in surgery after being shot in a San Diego neighborhood, authorities said early Friday. The San Diego Police Department gave an update on the officers on its Twitter account, but offered no additional details...
BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire burning along California's Big Sur coastline keeps growing a week after it broke out, and looks to be a problem for the scenic region for weeks to come. Anxious residents driven from their homes awaited word on their properties and popular parks...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Hillary Clinton capped off a four-day convention celebration with a plea for national unity and tolerance. Now, one of the most divisive and distrusted figures in American political life must convince voters that she rather than Republican rival Donald Trump...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — At the dedication of a memorial Friday honoring the first black U.S. Marines, John Spencer imagines his mind will recall what it was like to become a Montford Point Marine. "I'll think about the trials and tribulations we went through to prove that we were...