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HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Leaders of a massive, annual motorcycle procession to the three Sept. 11 crash sites say the ride Aug. 19-21 will be their last. Founder Ted Sjurseth (SHUR'-seth) of Lucketts, Virginia, says he's tired of battling Maryland and Virginia police and highway...
WASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: Who should be able to vote and how easy should it be? It's a question that goes to the core of democracy. Voting rights are in flux in the final months of Barack Obama's two terms as the first black president. Citing a need to combat fraud,...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A former aide to Chris Christie texted to a colleague that the New Jersey governor "flat out lied" during a news conference about the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal, according to a new court filing. A transcript of the text is contained in...
MIAMI (AP) — Miami-Dade County's mosquito control director says the insect's population is dropping in the Miami neighborhood health officials have linked to 21 Zika infections. The Miami Herald reports ( http://hrld.us/2aLZJMy ) that at a special county commission meeting...
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on the Justice Department's report on Baltimore police (all times local): 8:30 a.m. A Baltimore activist says the Justice Department's report on the city's police officers raises the question of whether there will now be justice for those who have...
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. (AP) — A woman was fatally shot by an officer while participating in a "shoot-don't shoot" exercise during a two-hour citizens academy hosted by the Punta Gorda Police Department in southwest Florida. Police Chief Tom Lewis said the shooting happened Tuesday...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jamycheal Mitchell loved making people laugh and was known for his smile. Beneath his friendly persona, however, was a young man with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia who dropped out of high school and couldn't hold a steady job. Despite those troubles,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: Who should be able to vote and how easy should it be? It's a question that goes to the core of democracy. Voting rights are in flux in the final months of Barack Obama's two terms as the first black president. Citing a need to combat fraud,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — If you see these pennies, pick them up. You'll have a whole lot more than good luck. Two rare American one-cent coins dating back to 1792 are anticipated to sell for nearly a million dollars at a public auction in Southern California starting Wednesday. The...