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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California is embarking on a first-of-its-kind attempt to improve the academic lives of foster youth by giving schools more money to meet their special learning and emotional needs and holding educators and administrators accountable. But first, officials...
RICHMOND, Ind. (AP) — A Greyhound bus and a car collided Sunday on an Indiana highway near the Ohio border, killing one person and injuring at least 18 others, an official said. The accident happened Sunday morning on Interstate 70 near Richmond, which is about 70 miles east of...
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A 23-year-old Jersey City police officer responding to an armed robbery call at a 24-hour drug store was shot and killed early Sunday, officials said. Officer Melvin Santiago was shot in the head while still in his police vehicle as he and his partner...
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Jersey City police officer responding to an armed robbery call at a 24-hour drug store was shot and killed early Sunday, officials said. Officer Melvin Santiago was shot in the head while still in his police vehicle as he and his partner responded to a...
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A man is accused of shooting and killing three people Saturday in what authorities are investigating as a possible tenant-landlord dispute, police said. John Izeal Smith, 35, opened fire on police officers with a rifle before barricading himself inside a...
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York-bound Delta Air Lines flight from Israel declared an emergency and returned to Tel Aviv early Sunday after developing a mechanical problem, vexing passengers already on edge as Palestinian militants launched rocket attacks on the city. Flight 469 — a...
Look! Up in the sky! It's supermoon! Because our celestial neighbor is relatively close to Earth, these full moons will appear to be unusually large. That distance varies because the moon follows an elliptical orbit. When it's close and full, it appears bigger and brighter than...
HOUSTON (AP) — A 15-year-old girl suburban Houston girl who survived an attack in which her parents and four younger siblings were killed says she's on the road to recovery. Cassidy Stay thanked first responders Saturday while speaking to a crowd at an elementary school in her...
Look! Up in the sky! It's supermoon! Because our celestial neighbor is relatively close to Earth, these full moons will appear to be unusually large. That distance varies because the moon follows an elliptical orbit. When it's close and full, it appears bigger and brighter than...