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ST. MARTINVILLE, La. (AP) — On the day her son was killed, Barbara Noel saw familiar signs that the 32-year-old needed help: Michael Noel was guzzling coffee and growing agitated, kicking an ironing board and knocking over an ashtray. Barbara waited until Michael left their home...
HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say a grand jury has indicted a police officer after he used a stun gun on a City Council member in a small, predominantly black Texas college town. E. Rivera, chief investigator for the Waller County District Attorney's Office, said Monday that...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State University said Monday it's settling a lawsuit with a former student who said she was raped by former star quarterback Jameis Winston. FSU will pay Erica Kinsman $250,000 and her attorneys $700,000, university President John Thrasher said...
NEW YORK (AP) — A gruesome highway accident followed by months of pain and rehab. That's no laughing matter. Not unless you're comedian Tracy Morgan, who's mining this ordeal for laughs with his "Picking Up the Pieces" stand-up tour. After its current warm-up phase, the tour...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that people serving life terms for murders they committed as teenagers must have a chance to seek their freedom, a decision that could affect more than 1,000 inmates. The justices voted 6-3 to extend a ruling from 2012 that struck...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A homemade bomb left behind by the husband and wife who perpetrated a mass shooting at a California social services center failed to detonate because it was poorly constructed, two law enforcement officials told The Associated Press. The failure compelled Syed...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that people serving life terms for murders they committed as teenagers must have a chance to seek their freedom. The justices voted 6-3 to extend a ruling from 2012 that struck down automatic life terms with no chance of parole...
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly 1,510 flights remain delayed or cancelled in the aftermath of a massive weekend blizzard that slammed into the eastern U.S., wreaking havoc on travel in the nation's busiest cities. But that was a big improvement from the 3,100 flights that failed to take...
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly 1,510 flights remain delayed or cancelled in the aftermath of a massive blizzard that slammed into the eastern U.S., wreaking havoc on travel in the nation's busiest cities. Airports in the New York City and Washington D.C. metro areas were the hardest hit...