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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal appeals court struck down Texas' voter ID law on Wednesday in a victory for President Barack Obama, whose administration took the unusual step of bringing the weight of the U.S. Justice Department to fight a wave of new ballot-box restrictions...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The latest on reports of shots fired at a movie theater in Antioch, a suburb southeast of Nashville, Tennessee (all times local): 2:45 p.m. A fire department spokesman says three people have been treated for exposure to pepper spray at a Nashville movie...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal appeals court struck down Texas' voter ID law on Wednesday in a victory for the Obama administration, which had taken the unusual step of bringing the weight of the U.S. Justice Department to fight new Republican-backed mandates at the ballot box...
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Robbery has been ruled out as a motive in the gruesome deaths of a woman and her two adult sons in the Florida Panhandle, killings that authorities speculate may have been carried out as part of a ritual. Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan said they've...
DETROIT (AP) — When researchers at two West Coast universities took control of a General Motors car through cellular and Bluetooth connections in 2010, they startled the auto industry by exposing a glaring security gap. Five years later, two friendly hackers sitting on a living...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A national survey shows 57 percent of Americans support South Carolina's decision to remove the Confederate flag from its Statehouse grounds while 34 percent are opposed. The Pew Research Center conducted the poll the week after the ceremony on July 10 when...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — An ex-convict accused of fatally shooting a police officer who interrupted a drug deal on a Memphis street appeared briefly in court via video link from jail on Wednesday, but he did not enter a plea on the charge of first-degree murder. Tremaine Wilbourn,...
OSAGE BEACH, Mo. (AP) — A fire swept through a condominium building in central Missouri overnight, killing four young children, authorities said Wednesday. People began calling 911 to report the blaze shortly after 11 p.m., and firefighters were at the four-story building within...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Officials say a quarantine is in place at a Birmingham home over a possible Ebola case. Edward Khan of the Jefferson County Health Department says the patient is being treated at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital after developing symptoms...