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CHICAGO (AP) — School is letting out this week and families in some of Chicago's most violent neighborhoods are taking steps to keep their children alive during the most dangerous months on the calendar. One mother has taken to pulling out an autopsy photograph of her murdered...
BOSTON (AP) — A Harvard professor who caused a huge splash when she unveiled a small fragment of papyrus that she said referred to Jesus being married now says it's likely a forgery. In 2012, Harvard Divinity School Professor Karen King presented the fragment, which includes the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI on Monday released partial transcripts that give the fullest glimpse yet of Orlando gunman Omar Mateen's conversations with 911 and crisis negotiators during the June 12 massacre at the Pulse nightclub that left 49 people and Mateen dead. A timeline: 2:...
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,...