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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Muhammad Ali and his innermost circle started a document years ago that grew so thick they began calling it "The Book." Its contents will soon be revealed. In the pages, the boxing great planned in exacting detail how he wished to say goodbye to the world...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A serial killer known as the "Grim Sleeper" should be sentenced to death for murdering nine women and a teenage girl over more than two decades in South Los Angeles, a jury decided Monday. Lonnie Franklin Jr., 63, a former city trash collector and garage...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the Grim Sleeper serial killer case in Los Angeles (all times local): 12:55 p.m. A jury has returned a death sentence for a serial killer known as the "Grim Sleeper," who murdered nine women and a teenage girl over several decades in South Los...
RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont animal-owner is facing an involuntary manslaughter charge because his bull got loose, wandered onto a road and caused a fatal accident. The defendant, Craig Mosher, was due in court in Rutland for a Monday hearing. Some farmers fear his prosecution...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional efforts to approve the first major energy bill in nearly a decade are in jeopardy amid a partisan dispute over oil drilling, water for drought-stricken California and potential rollback of protections for the gray wolf and other wildlife. A...
CLEVELAND (AP) — The tire-swallowing potholes are fixed. A few new luxurious hotels dot the skyline. Flowers and trees seem to have sprouted through cement, brightening downtown and making it almost unrecognizable to even the locals. Cleveland, rising once again after decades of...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is unveiling a public database for clinical data on cancer that aims to help researchers and doctors better tailor new treatments to individuals. The White House says Biden will announce the Genomic Data Commons during a visit on Monday...
HONOLULU (AP) — A traditional Polynesian voyaging canoe on an around-the-world journey reached New York City on Sunday. Thousands of people gathered in Manhattan to welcome the Hokulea and its crew. The double-hulled canoe was greeted by New York officials and a traditional...
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City municipal pool that maintains female-only hours so that Hasidic Jewish women can swim with no men present has raised alarms among critics who say the accommodation to a particular religious group violates the constitutional separation of church...