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ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) — A Texas sheriff's deputy was shot and killed at his home north of Austin before dawn on Monday in what authorities said appeared to be an attempted robbery. Sgt. Craig Hutchinson of the Travis County Sheriff's Office used his police radio around 1:30 a.m...
ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) — A Texas sheriff's deputy was shot and killed at his home north of Austin before dawn on Monday in what authorities said appeared to be an attempted robbery. Sgt. Craig Hutchinson of the Travis County Sheriff's office used his police radio around 1:30 a.m...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia (all times EDT): 7:48 a.m. Retired Gen. John Allen is endorsing Democrat Hillary Clinton for president, calling it "a very personal decision." Allen, who most recently served as America's...
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida. (all times local): 7:50 a.m. Officials say a shooting broke out at a nightclub as parents picked up their kids from a party for teens, leaving two dead and at least 17 wounded. Cheryl Garn, a...
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida. (all times local): 5:55 a.m. Police in Fort Myers say the area around a deadly nightclub shooting has been deemed safe. But in an e-mail, police Capt. Jim Mulligan says the street will remain...
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two people have been killed and more than a dozen shot at a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida. Capt. Jim Mulligan of the Fort Myers Police Department told WINK-TV as many as 17 people have been shot in the early Monday shooting at Club Blu...
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California man who aspired to join the Islamic State group in Syria and lied to get a replacement American passport to head overseas could face two decades in prison Monday when he is set to be sentenced. Federal prosecutors are seeking a 20-year...
Hillary Clinton and Mary Thomas have little in common, except for this: They both hope to add to the meager ranks of America's female elected officials come January. You know about Clinton, but probably not Thomas — a conservative Republican, opponent of abortion and Obamacare,...
NEW YORK (AP) — Pink for girls. Truck motifs for boys. A growing number of parents want to get outside those parameters when it comes to dressing their kids. Kristin Higgins was adamant about not pushing "girly" stereotypes on her daughter, and painted her room in shades of...