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ST. LOUIS (AP) — The excitement of acceptance into that dream college has passed. The first day of classes is still weeks away. But the resources provided by high school teachers and computer labs are no longer available for graduates. Education researchers and academic...
DENVER (AP) — A man shot and wounded two suburban Denver police officers Saturday night as they tried to check on his well-being, authorities said. The injured female and male officers returned fire, wounding the gunman, and he was arrested following the shooting in Lakewood, a...
NEW YORK (AP) — A blaze broke out on an upper floor of a Brooklyn public-housing high-rise Saturday, trapping a New York City fire lieutenant who was overcome by smoke and later died. Lt. Gordon Ambelas, 40, died at a hospital late Saturday night after the he was pulled from the...
DENVER (AP) — Authorities say two police officers in suburban Denver have been shot. The Lakewood Police Department dispatch office says that the officers were shot Saturday night and the suspected shooter is in custody. Officials had no information on the extent of the officers...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — U.S. Bureau of Land Management officials say they agree with a Nevada sheriff's position that rancher Cliven Bundy must be held accountable for his role in an April standoff between his supporters and the federal agency. Clark County Sheriff Doug Gillespie said...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — U.S. Bureau of Land Management officials say they agree with a Nevada sheriff's position that rancher Cliven Bundy must be held accountable for his role in an April standoff between his armed supporters and the federal agency. Clark County Sheriff Doug...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Activists are pointing to the delayed deportation of a Utah mother and her children as the kind of compassion they hope President Barack Obama will pursue in the wake of his announcement that he'll act on his own to address immigration problems. Garland...
MIAMI (AP) — Three boats collided near a Miami marina around the end of a fireworks display, killing four and injuring a dozen others in a chaotic scene that left bodies and survivors tossed overboard. Multiple law enforcement agencies responded to the crash Friday night near...
HOUSTON (AP) — A man opened fire on an arena floor at a Caribbean music festival, wounding at least four people, police said, and two women were injured as the crowd rushed to flee the shooting. Several thousand people had gathered at the arena for a Fourth of July party at the...