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NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Through his death in a gun battle with police, the Orlando nightclub gunman deprived his victims' families of the chance for a trial that could have helped to channel grief, offer a sense of justice or provide answers for the bloodshed. But some touched by...
NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say the FBI has arrested four people in connection with New York City's ongoing corruption probe, including a New York Police Department commander accused of accepting gifts that included time with a prostitute. A criminal complaint alleges an...
NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say the FBI has arrested four people, including three high-ranking New York Police Department officers, in connection with New York City's ongoing corruption probe. Police Commissioner William Bratton and U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara plan to detail the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pop quiz: You work for the government, and you're passionate about the presidential campaign. Which are you allowed to do: A: Wear your red hat with Donald Trump's slogan, "Make America Great Again!" to the office. B: Forward an email at work urging colleagues...
PHOENIX (AP) — People across the Southwest were preparing Monday for another threat of triple-digit temperatures that left two dead over the weekend. The mercury made a quick ascent Sunday to hit 118, breaking a record of 115 set nearly 50 years ago, according to the National...
BOSTON (AP) — The bar where everybody knows your name is coming to the stage. "Cheers Live on Stage" is a comedy based on some of the most memorable moments of the celebrated TV show's first season. It will feature retired Red Sox pitcher and shameless lothario Sam Malone,...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — It's been six months since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that some 2,500 "juvenile lifers" could seek a chance at parole for their childhood crimes, but only a few aging inmates have walked out of prison. Public defenders fear many will need the blessing of a...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A judge will hear arguments on whether to dismiss a lawsuit against the maker of the semiautomatic rifle used to kill 20 children and six adults in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre— a weapon similar to the one used this month in the shooting...
REVERE, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man is accused of shouting racial slurs and swinging a hammer at a group of black and Latino young men and teenagers at a beach, hitting one of them. State police say they arrested 24-year-old Gianpaolo Cerretani on Sunday at Revere Beach,...