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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As an immigrant activist's stay at an Oregon church to avoid deportation nears a week, he's gaining supporters, including Portland's mayor, and the church plans a rally for him. But court documents reveal more details about the troubled past of Francisco...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Samuel Little has a rap sheet across half the continental U.S., but has very little time in prison to show for it. That is likely to change Thursday. Little, 74, faces life in prison without parole for murdering three women in the late 1980s during the crack...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Samuel Little has a rap sheet across half the continental U.S., but has very little time in prison to show for it. That is likely to change Thursday. Little, 74, faces life in prison without parole for murdering three women in the late 1980s during the crack...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As an immigrant activist's stay at an Oregon church to avoid deportation nears a week, he's gaining supporters, including Portland's mayor, and the church plans a rally for him. But court documents reveal more details about the troubled past of Francisco...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The old trunk was locked when it was found by auction house workers clearing a long-vacant home in Alaska that was about to be listed for sale. The collection crew's members couldn't find the key, so they broke the lock. Inside were yellowed papers and...
BOSTON (AP) — Suffolk Downs, New England's last thoroughbred racing track, says it is closing this year as the venue, which once hosted Seabiscuit and other premier horses of the day, falls victim to changes in a gaming industry that now revolves around lotteries and casinos...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of shootings in which a gunman wounds or kills multiple people has increased dramatically in recent years, with the majority of attacks in the last decade occurring at a business or a school, according to an FBI report released Wednesday. The study...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of shootings in which a gunman wounds or kills multiple people has increased dramatically in recent years, with the majority of attacks in the last decade occurring at a business or a school, according to an FBI report released Wednesday. The study...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A proposal to export twice as much Wyoming wind power to Los Angeles as the amount of electricity generated by the Hoover Dam includes an engineering feat even more massive than that famous structure: Four chambers, each approaching the size of the Empire...