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LOS ANGELES (AP) — An unemployed motorcycle mechanic who gunned down airport screening officers at Los Angeles International Airport in a 2013 attack that sent passengers running for their lives pleaded guilty Tuesday to murder and 10 other charges. Paul Ciancia agreed last week...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Federal regulators have shut down 17 wastewater disposal wells in the Osage Nation of northeastern Oklahoma following a weekend earthquake that matched the state's strongest on record. Because the wells are located on tribal land, Oklahoma regulators have no...
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — In a rare policy address by a vice presidential nominee, Democrat Tim Kaine showcased his own foreign policy expertise Tuesday and painted Donald Trump as clueless and dangerous when it comes to world affairs. "The prospect of the emotionally volatile,...
POTSDAM, N.Y. (AP) — The trial of a former college soccer coach accused of strangling his former girlfriend's 12-year-old son in October 2011 starts this week and may result in a verdict, yet it will likely do little to quell the five-year controversy swirling in this rural...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Campaign 2016 (all times Eastern): 3:46 p.m. Tim Kaine says Donald Trump is disrespectful of the American military and has no credible plans to defeat the Islamic State group. Delivering a national security speech in North Carolina, Kaine running...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Trial is gearing up this week for armed ranchers who took over a national bird sanctuary in rural Oregon to oppose federal management of public lands. Jury selection starts Wednesday in the case against Ammon Bundy, Ryan Bundy and six others who helped...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Prosecutors said Tuesday that they want 13 other women who said they were intoxicated when Bill Cosby assaulted them to testify at his upcoming felony sex assault trial. The criminal case against the 79-year-old actor involves a single 2004 encounter at his...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the abduction and killing of Jacob Wetterling (all times local): 2:10 p.m. A plea deal for the killer of 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling calls for no charges in the boy's death. Danny Heinrich admitted abducting, sexually assaulting and shooting...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the abduction and killing of Jacob Wetterling (all times local): 1:40 p.m. The man who killed 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling more than a quarter-century ago is detailing how he carried out the crime. Danny Heinrich admitted in federal court Tuesday...