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RIDGEDALE, Mo. (AP) — Instead of panicking, Johnny Morris saw an adventure worth digging into when a massive sinkhole swallowed tons of earth at his exquisite golf course deep in the Missouri Ozarks. Experts urged the 68-year-old founder of outdoors megastore Bass Pro Shops to...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The FBI's approach to a campaign cash sting that snared a onetime top aide to former Pennsylvania Democratic Gov. Ed Rendell suggests that it is a prelude to more public corruption arrests, former federal prosecutors say. The sting that targeted John H...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the winning ticket sold in New Jersey in the $429 million Powerball drawing (all times local): 7:30 a.m. Lottery officials in New Jersey say the winning ticket that matched all six numbers in the Powerball drawing worth $429.6 million was sold...
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say they are unsure what happened to an intruder on United Nations property who disappeared after climbing over a wall and jumping into the East River. The New York Police Department says officers responded to a Saturday morning call from UN security...
A series of tornadoes swept across eastern Colorado Saturday, causing several minor injuries and damaging motorhomes and buildings. Another spring storm brought deadly driving conditions to northern Arizona. The National Weather Service said at least four tornadoes hit in Yuma...
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on weather in Colorado (all times local): 11 p.m. A series of tornadoes has hit eastern Colorado and caused several minor injuries, while damaging motorhomes, farm buildings and other structures. The National Weather Service says four tornadoes hit in...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire corrections officials say two inmates have escaped through a window from a minimum security halfway house in Concord. Spokesman Jeff Lyons says 45-year-old Jonathan Conrad Ellinger and 42-year-old Dale Wayne Clark were reported missing from the...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on a Pennsylvania high school student who was barred from attending her prom because she wore a suit rather than a dress (all times local): 9:25 p.m. A Pennsylvania school says parents were informed about its prom dress code months before a...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — American Pharoah's journey to racing history a year ago spurred Richie Columbus to make his first trip to Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Derby on Saturday. Until Pharoah, horse racing typically drew his attention just once a year, when Columbus watched...