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BOSTON (AP) — Police say two men from Iowa who made online threats against Pokemon competitors — referring to the Boston Marathon bombings and the Columbine High School massacre — were stopped as they tried to register for the World Pokemon Championships in Boston. Eighteen-year...
The latest on wildfires in the West (all times local): 9 a.m. The massive fire burning in north-central Washington is now the largest in state history. The Okanogan (oh-kah-NAH'-guhn) Complex of wildfires has surpassed last year's Carlton Complex blazes. Fire spokesman Rick...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sign-up season for President Barack Obama's health care law doesn't start for another couple of months, but the next few days are crucial for hundreds of thousands of customers who risk losing financial aid when they renew coverage for 2016. Call them tardy tax...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The latest on the shooting of a Louisiana State Police trooper, who died Monday of his wounds (all times local): 9:07 a.m. CDT A veteran Louisiana State Police trooper has died of a head wound suffered while he tried to help a stranded motorist. Col. Mike...
NEW YORK (AP) — Tracy Morgan has married his fiancee of four years. According to the 46-year-old actor-comedian's publicist, Lewis Key, Morgan wed Megan Wollover on Sunday Their 2-year-old daughter was in attendance. It is Morgan's second marriage. The ceremony came 14 months...
WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — A man who allegedly stabbed his relative, raped a woman and then drove both victims from his home in Massachusetts to Ohio before authorities captured him following a chase has been jailed in Ohio, police said Monday. The suspect, who wasn't immediately...
WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — Police say a man who allegedly stabbed his relative, raped a woman and then drove both victims from his home in Massachusetts to Ohio before he was captured by authorities is in jail in southern Ohio. The suspect wasn't immediately identified. Boxborough,...
Questions about the racial identity of a well-known activist in the "Black Lives Matter" movement have stirred controversy and drawn a blistering response. But the central question remains: Does his race matter? Shaun King, a blogger who identifies as black and rose to...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's labor commissioner died after he was stabbed multiple times at an Oklahoma City restaurant, and his adult son was arrested on a first-degree murder complaint in the slaying, police said. Officers were called around 6:30 p.m. Sunday to a Braum's...