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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A powerful storm expected to pack hurricane force winds and heavy rain triggered emergency preparations across Northern California on Wednesday, with residents gathering sand bags, crews clearing storm drains and San Francisco school officials canceling...
DETROIT (AP) — A former Rotary Club president arranged to have his wife killed because his marriage was colliding with his desire to indulge in bondage and masochism with other women, a prosecutor told jurors Wednesday at the conclusion of a long trial that revealed a secret...
ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Four bodies were found inside a two-family Connecticut house Wednesday, where four people had gone unaccounted for earlier following a morning fire, officials said. The victims' names were not released Wednesday night, and officials said they were still...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Like more than 1 million other faithful listeners, the family of convicted killer Adnan Syed eagerly awaits the next episode of a podcast investigating his murder case. For the family, though, this isn't entertainment. It's personal. Ever since Syed, a smart,...
COURTLAND, Miss. (AP) — Surveillance video shows a woman at a convenience store gas station less than two hours before she was found badly burned along the side of a Mississippi road. Authorities continue piecing together the last hours of 19-year-old Jessica Chambers' life...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The growth of ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft so far has not been hindered by limits from government regulators and campaigns by taxi cab competitors. A bigger threat to the new industry's impressive start could come from customers — if enough...
ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Four bodies have been found inside a Connecticut house where four people had been missing after an early morning fire swept through a two-family house in a working class neighborhood on Wednesday, fire officials said. The officials did not release the names...
HONOLULU (AP) — The estranged son of a 67-year-old Hawaii fisherman rescued after 12 days at sea says the ordeal has motivated him to reunite with the man after not speaking to him since the 1990s. His father, Ron Ingraham, arrived Wednesday on the Hawaiian island of Molokai,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Retirees covered by financially troubled multiemployer pensions could soon see their benefits cut under a congressional spending deal to keep the government running. Architects of the proposal said it was the best way to keep the pension plans viable and...