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WASHINGTON (AP) — Promising to abolish the Internal Revenue Service is a good talking point for political candidates who are looking to fire up the Republicans' most conservative voters. It's also unlikely to ever happen, no matter how easy folks such as Sen. Ted Cruz like to...
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (AP) — Police in Vermont say they visited property last year where millionaire murder suspect Robert Durst once lived while investigating the 1971 disappearance of an 18-year-old college student. Middlebury police say Durst owned and operated All Good Things, a...
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit police have arrested the mother of a boy and girl whose bodies were found in a freezer in the family's home. Police say court officers found the children's bodies in a freezer Tuesday while carrying out an eviction order for the home in the apartment...
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man who led a Kansas commune that collected millions of dollars in life insurance payouts from dead members was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison for the drowning death of one of them 12 years ago. Daniel Perez, 55, stared straight ahead and showed no...
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A video journalist arrested while covering the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, after Michael Brown was fatally shot last summer plans to fight the charges at trial. St. Louis-based videographer Mary Moore said she wants her reputation, and her criminal record...
DALLAS (AP) — The recent death of a Dallas woman who had received injections at a salon to expand the size of her buttocks follows other cosmetic-related deaths in Texas and around the country that authorities say were caused by people who either weren't licensed or who injected...
BLUE BELL, Pa. (AP) — A school bus has slammed through the front of a home in suburban Philadelphia, with the back end of the vehicle sticking out of the living room area. Officials say nine students from St. Helena School were aboard when the bus crashed Tuesday morning in Blue...
BLUE BELL, Pa. (AP) — A school bus has slammed through the front of a home in suburban Philadelphia, with the back end of the vehicle sticking out of the living room area. Officials say nine students from St. Helena School were aboard when the bus crashed Tuesday morning in Blue...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Land owners surprised to discover tens of thousands of dead birds across the high desert are criticizing the federal government over a mass killing of starlings in northern Nevada. A U.S. Department of Agriculture spokesman said a pesticide was used to destroy...