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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Millionaire Robert Durst is going back to court in New Orleans after nearly a week in a prison mental ward 70 miles away. At Monday's preliminary hearing on weapons charges, his lawyers planned to argue that the 71-year-old Houston man should be released...
NEW YORK (AP) — A fully unleashed Rudolph Giuliani, free of electoral concerns and financial worries, has relentlessly criticized President Barack Obama in recent weeks, questioning the commander in chief's love of country while placing the blame for much of society's ills at...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Human remains found along an Alaska trail may be connected to the disappearance of a family of four missing since May, Kenai Police said Sunday. The family's disappearance prompted massive searches led by Kenai police with help from the FBI. The searches...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown says U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz' views on climate change make the Texas Republican unfit to run for president and that he would entertain making another bid for the White House himself if he were younger. Brown, a Democrat who turns...
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A 21-year-old Southern California man accused of trying to join the Islamic State group vowed revenge and identified with the Charlie Hebdo massacre in France in a series of writings to a newspaper. Adam Dandach, who pleaded not guilty last week to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz will become the first major candidate for president when he launches his campaign Monday, kicking off what's expected to be a rush over the next few weeks of more than a dozen White House hopefuls into the 2016 campaign. Cruz will...
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks baristas will no longer write "Race Together" on customers' cups starting Sunday, ending as planned a visible component of the company's diversity and racial inequality campaign that had sparked widespread criticism in the week since it took effect. The...
VALLEY MILLS, Texas (AP) — Authorities say about a dozen train cars derailed in Central Texas, and an industrial solvent leaked from one tanker. Department of Public Safety spokesman Trooper D.L. Wilson said no injuries or fires were reported in the Saturday evening accident...
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — State tax incentives to boost New Jersey's poorest city are being heralded as a major piece of a turnaround plan after decades of economic despair, corruption and crime. But after a string of revitalization efforts with dubious results, Camden is staking part...