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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley apologized to the Indian government for the treatment of an Indian man who was roughed-up by police, calling the case one of "excessive force" in a letter made public Tuesday. Bentley's office released a letter to Indian...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Did the National Security Agency plant spyware deep in the hard drives of thousands of computers used by foreign governments, banks and other targets under surveillance abroad? A new report from Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab said its researchers...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Immigrants expressed disappointment Tuesday after a federal judge put a hold on President Barack Obama's plan to protect more than 4 million people living illegally in the U.S. from deportation. But many said they haven't lost hope. A look at some of those who...
MADISON, Ala. (AP) — An Indian man injured during a confrontation with Alabama police that was recorded on video is out of the hospital and in rehabilitation. Sureshbhai Patel (suh-RESH'-beye pah-TEL') suffered injuries including partial paralysis when he was slammed face-first...
STEPHENVILLE, Texas (AP) — A judge has denied a defense request for a mistrial in the case of a former Marine accused of killing "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and Kyle's friend. The Dallas Morning News ( http://bit.ly/1JnCtCr ) reports the request came Tuesday in the trial...
WATERTOWN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Only a few short years ago, Michigan leaders talked excitedly about diversifying the state's economy beyond the auto industry, envisioning a Silicon Valley-style workforce that would be less dependent on manufacturing and more invested in...
CINCINNATI (AP) — E-cigarettes keep popping up for sale at county jails around the country even as some government officials, schools and health experts urge tighter control over the devices, especially in public buildings. Electronic cigarettes, growing in popularity since...
CHICAGO (AP) — The longtime head of a suburban Chicago Islamic school has been arrested and charged with sexually abusing a 23-year-old woman who worked at the school, police said Tuesday. Mohammad Abdullah Saleem, 75, of Gilberts, was arrested Sunday without incident and is...
HARRISON, Mont. (AP) — After Spencer Ore was banned from a Montana high school in 2013 for bringing two pistols to campus and was accused of making threats, his parents sought help with the hope that one day he would reintegrate into society. Margaret and Stephen Ore visited him...