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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A 13-year-old boy who police say accidentally shot himself and a 12-year-old girl inside a Philadelphia home is facing charges. Police say the teen was charged Tuesday with aggravated assault, weapons offenses and related charges. Authorities did not identify...
NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities are looking into whether sun glare was a factor in an accident in which a ferry departing a Manhattan pier slammed into a group of kayakers, critically injuring one and knocking some into the Hudson River. Ten people in eight kayaks were paddling down...
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — In a surprise move, Donald Trump will travel to Mexico on Wednesday to meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, just hours before the Republican delivers a highly anticipated speech on immigration. Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday night to say he looks "very...
BANNING, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire tearing through brush east of Los Angeles on Tuesday has forced 700 people from their homes and destroyed a small building, officials said. The fast-moving fire prompted the evacuation of at least 200 homes as it raced through 1.5 square miles...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Sen. Marco Rubio and Democratic U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy each easily won their Senate primaries Tuesday, setting up a November showdown that's guaranteed to be nasty as each party grapples for a majority in the chamber. Rubio, who decided at...
PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Arizona's primary election (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Arizona election officials say they saw no major problems during Tuesday primary election voting. Secretary of State spokesman Matt Roberts says it was an extremely quiet Election Day. That's a...
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — In a surprise move, Donald Trump is considering traveling to Mexico on Wednesday, just hours before delivering a highly anticipated speech on immigration, according to a campaign official. The discussions about a possible last-minute trip come as Trump...
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson has filed formal administrative charges to fire the officer who fatally shot black teenager Laquan McDonald in 2014. Johnson filed charges Tuesday to fire Officer Jason Van Dyke along with four other officers who were at...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana's U.S. senators and the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman are asking the Department of Homeland Security for information about the man identified as the driver of a bus that hit a firetruck and other vehicles in Louisiana, killing two people and...