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LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's governor signed a $617 million bailout and restructuring plan for Detroit's public schools on Tuesday, two years after the state committed money to help end the city's bankruptcy. The debt-ridden Detroit Public Schools has been managed by the...
LONDON, Ohio (AP) — More than two dozen investigators are focused on solving the slayings of eight relatives who were found shot in southern Ohio two months ago, officials overseeing the top-priority investigation said Tuesday. In terms of the manpower and resources devoted to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on efforts to rescue sick worker from U.S. science station at South Pole (all times EDT): 5:45 p.m. Federal officials say a rescue plane has landed at the South Pole to evacuate a sick worker from a remote U.S. science station. The small plane made...
DENVER (AP) — Legal marijuana is giving Colorado a stinky conundrum. Visitors can buy the drug, but they can't use it in public. Or in a rental car. Or in most hotel rooms. The result is something marijuana advocates and opponents feared — people toking up on sidewalks, in city...
NEW YORK (AP) — Elmo, Elsa and other costumed characters are getting boxed in at Times Square. New rules went into effect Tuesday that restrict street performers to designated painted rectangles on the pedestrian plaza. The boundaries apply to anyone who is performing a service...
HOUSTON (AP) — Federal investigators say various professional athletes, including San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy and Denver Broncos quarterback Mark Sanchez, were cheated out of at least $30 million in a Ponzi-like scheme run by their investment adviser. The Securities...
LONDON, Ohio (AP) — More than two dozen investigators are focused on solving the slayings of eight relatives who were found shot in southern Ohio two months ago, officials overseeing the top-priority investigation said Tuesday. In terms of the manpower and resources devoted to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry has met with a number of U.S. diplomats who want the Obama administration to expand its military role in Syria. State Department spokesman John Kirby said Kerry met on Tuesday with about 10 of the 51 authors of a so-called "dissent...
JERUSALEM (AP) — Violinist Itzhak Perlman, a longtime advocate for the disabled, is still upset over Donald Trump's derisive behavior toward a disabled reporter last fall and says he will be supporting Hillary Clinton in November's election. The mild-mannered musician, who...