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MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A 7-foot-long great white shark bit a man swimming off Southern California's Manhattan Beach on Saturday, officials said. The man was bitten on the upper right side about 9:30 a.m., suffering puncture wounds described as moderate injuries, said...
WASHINGTON (AP) — First ladies typically avoid getting into public scraps, but Michelle Obama has jumped into perhaps her biggest battle yet. She's fighting a House Republican effort to soften a central part of her prized anti-childhood obesity campaign and says she's ready "to...
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A 7-foot-long great white shark bit a man swimming off Southern California's Manhattan Beach on Saturday, officials said. The man was bitten on the upper right side about 9:30 a.m., suffering puncture wounds described as moderate injuries, said...
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A 7-foot-long great white shark bit a man Saturday swimming off of Southern California's Manhattan Beach, officials said. Rick Flores, a Los Angeles County Fire spokesman, said the victim was bitten on the upper right side about 9:30 a.m.,...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Activists are pointing to the delayed deportation of a Utah mother and her children as the kind of compassion they hope President Barack Obama will pursue in the wake of his announcement that he'll act on his own to address immigration problems. Garland...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio diocesan official says a Catholic priest convicted of stabbing and strangling a nun 34 years ago in a hospital chapel will receive a funeral Mass. The official with the Toledo diocese says the Rev. Gerald Robinson remains an ordained priest and his...
DANA POINT, Calif. (AP) — Louis Brown Jr., the father of Nicole Brown Simpson, has died at his Southern California home, a family attorney said Saturday. He was 90. Brown died Thursday in the seaside community of Dana Point, attorney Natasha Roit said in an email. A statement...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Before she was killed in the Newtown school massacre, 6-year-old Catherine Violet Hubbard raised money from returnable bottles and cans to buy bones for dogs at the pound and designed business cards for an imaginary animal shelter, listing herself as "...
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — She's a disheveled woman, upper teeth gone, heavy bags slung over her shoulders as she nervously urges on two friends shoving her overloaded shopping cart up a dirt slope. Maria Esther Salazar has been either homeless, in jail, or squatting at someone...