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SEATTLE (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of a man following the discovery of body parts inside a Seattle recycling bin: (all times local): 6:45 p.m. The family of the woman slain and dismembered over the weekend has released a statement saying their hearts are broken and can...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police officer has died two days after he was critically wounded when a man opened fire on a SWAT team trying to arrest him. Columbus police say Officer Steven M. Smith died late Tuesday afternoon, surrounded by his family. He was 54 years old...
JACKSON, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on Georgia's execution of inmate Kenneth Fults (all times local): 7:37 p.m. Georgia has executed a man who was convicted of the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old woman during a 1996 crime spree. Warden Bruce Chatman say Kenneth Fults was pronounced...
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A woman lost in an Arizona forest for nine days survived by drinking pond water, eating plants and spelling out "help" on the ground with sticks, authorities said Tuesday. The sign helped lead rescuers to Ann Rodgers, 72, in the White Mountains of eastern...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on the shooting death of Saints' player Will Smith (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Police say former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith had a loaded gun inside his vehicle on the night he was shot. In a statement released Tuesday, New Orleans police...
SEATTLE (AP) — The parents of a suspect in the dismemberment slaying of a Seattle nurse with three children sought a restraining order against him years ago, telling authorities they were afraid of him, court records show. The mother and father of John Robert Charlton, 37, said...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas attorney general has been indicted for allegedly duping investors in a tech startup, and the agriculture commissioner reportedly used tax dollars to travel to obtain a so-called "Jesus shot" supposedly offering long-term relief from pain. So far,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A coalition of environmental groups sued federal regulators Tuesday over long-sought pollution standards for airliners and cargo planes. The Center for Biological Diversity and Friends of the Earth filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Washington. The...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas attorney general has been indicted for allegedly duping investors in a tech startup, and the agriculture commissioner reportedly used tax dollars to travel to obtain a so-called "Jesus shot" supposedly offering long-term relief from pain. So far,...