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WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on the heavy snowfall expected to hit the Washington area and the Northeast. (all times local) 2:50 p.m. Even President Barack Obama couldn't escape the rough commute that greeted Washington commuters Wednesday evening when snowy conditions prevented...
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — Here is the latest on the scheduled execution of Christopher Eugene Brooks in Alabama. (All times are local): 1:25 p.m. A federal judge is ordering Alabama prison officials to keep medical records for a state inmate set to receive a lethal injection Thursday...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With tens of thousands of Central American immigrants arriving on the U.S.-Mexico border in the last two years, federal authorities are launching a program Thursday to encourage more of them to show up for their hearings in immigration court. Immigration and...
SCARSDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The husband of a pediatrician at a New York City children's hospital was charged with murder after she was found stabbed in a shower at their multimillion-dollar suburban home, authorities said Thursday. Jules Reich, a tax specialist at a New York City...
As people across the eastern United States prepare for this weekend's winter storm, here's what we know: — What is it? "A potentially crippling winter storm," according to the National Weather Service, which forecasts heavy snow and high winds across the northern mid-Atlantic...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The latest in the sentencing of a former Oklahoma City officer convicted of rape and sex assaults (all times local): 12:20 p.m. The hearing for a former Oklahoma City police officer convicted of rape and sex assault is temporarily delayed as a judge...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The latest in the sentencing of a former Oklahoma City officer convicted of rape and sex assaults (all times local): 11:50 a.m. The sentencing for a former Oklahoma City police officer convicted of rape and sexual assault is being temporarily delayed. Daniel...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A flight attendant accused of making a phony bomb threat that forced a flight he was working to make an emergency landing in North Dakota is accused in a similar incident in Virginia. Justin Cox-Sever, who was a SkyWest Airlines flight attendant from Tempe...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Call them fish sticks for millennials. At any rate, Dana Bartholomew is banking on college students warming up to "Sharck Bites." Ipswich Shellfish, of Massachusetts, for which Bartholomew oversees sales, is offering that product — nuggets of dogfish...