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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Vandals have targeted monuments dedicated to the leaders and soldiers of the Confederacy, painting the slogan "Black lives matter" on memorials in a half-dozen states where the landmarks stand tall in parks and outside government buildings. The graffiti reflects...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Authorities in southeast Alaska will attempt Friday to recover the remains of nine people killed when their sightseeing plane crashed. Wind and rain prevented any recovery after the wreckage of the aircraft was found Thursday against a granite rock face...
WASHINGTON (AP) — For President Barack Obama, it's become an all-too-frequent ritual: honoring the victims of mass shootings in communities across the country. On Friday, Obama will mourn with the city of Charleston, South Carolina, where nine people were killed last week at a...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Seventy years ago, representatives from 50 war-weary countries gathered in San Francisco to create an international organization aimed at saving future generations from the "scourge of war:" the United Nations. On Friday, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon...
CHICAGO (AP) — Throughout the country, relief was the dominant emotion among consumers who get help from the government to lower their health insurance costs following Thursday's Supreme Court ruling upholding the subsidies underpinning President Barack Obama's health care...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Vandals have targeted monuments dedicated to the leaders and soldiers of the Confederacy, painting the slogan "Black lives matter" on memorials in a half-dozen states where the landmarks stand tall in parks and outside government buildings. The graffiti reflects...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — All nine people aboard a sightseeing plane died in a crash Thursday in southeast Alaska, authorities said, but stormy weather prevented the immediate recovery of the bodies. "We have nine fatalities," said Clint Johnson, head of the National...
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Police in southeastern Tennessee say six people have been killed in a nine-vehicle wreck on Interstate 75. Chattanooga Police Department spokesman Kyle Miller says the accident happened around 7:10 p.m. Thursday on I-75 northbound near the suburb of...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A sightseeing float plane carrying eight cruise ship passengers and a pilot crashed against the granite rock face of a southeast Alaska cliff Thursday, and rescuers were trying to reach the site 800 feet above a lake to determine if there were survivors...