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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The growth of the U.S. Latino population — once the nation's fastest growing — slowed considerably over the past seven years and slipped behind that of Asian Americans amid declining Hispanic immigration and birth rates, a study released Thursday found...
ALPINE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a shooting inside a high school in West Texas (all times local): 2:20 p.m. Authorities say the girl who shot and injured a female student at a West Texas high school was 14-year-old freshman. Brewster County Sheriff Ronny Dodson said during a...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Marine Corps says a recruit committed suicide in March amid a widespread culture of hazing and abuse in his battalion at Parris Island. The investigation could lead to punishments for as many as 20 officers and enlisted leaders. In a statement released...
NEW YORK (AP) — The demand has been so overwhelming that the manufacturer ran out of raw material in just a few days. Enthusiasts extol its virtues all over the internet. Millennials are clamoring for it. It's not a new video game, or some fancy food craze, or even Apple's...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fading Congressional efforts to approve the first major energy bill in nearly a decade have been revived — for now. Lawmakers convened a long-delayed meeting Thursday aimed at finding a bipartisan agreement by the end of the year. Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski...
ALPINE, Texas (AP) — A female student died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound Thursday after shooting and injuring another female student inside a high school in West Texas, according to the local sheriff. "The shooter appears to have shot herself," Brewster County...
ALPINE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a high school in West Texas (all times local): 11:50 a.m. The local sheriff says a student has died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound after shooting and injuring another student at West Texas high school. Brewster County...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled that some people convicted of comparatively minor state crimes should get a chance to legally own guns, issuing a divided decision that reshapes longstanding rules. The narrowly divided 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on...
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The father of a Florida college student accused of randomly killing a couple and biting the dead husband's face said Thursday that his son's condition is deteriorating. Dr. Wade Harrouff said his 19-year-old son Austin Harrouff "is not doing well"...