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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California bill that would sharply limit vaccination waivers after a Disneyland measles outbreak has generated such an acidic debate that the proposal's author was under added security this week. Authorities said wouldn't specify the extra protections...
NEW YORK (AP) — Four people in their 70s and 80s were found dead in a home on Friday in an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning, possibly caused by a car left running in a garage, police said. Two men and two women were discovered inside the home in the Queens neighborhood of...
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — A California sheriff placed 10 deputies on paid administrative leave Friday after news video recorded the violent arrest of a man fleeing authorities on horse. San Bernardino County Sheriff John McMahon said the video "disturbed and troubled him"...
BOSTON (AP) — Two words: too soon. That's the overwhelming reaction to actor Mark Wahlberg's plans to produce "Patriots' Day," a feature film about the deadly bombing of the 2013 Boston Marathon. Columnists, pundits and others say that the pain and suffering caused by the attack...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A teacher in New Jersey who assigned her third-grade class to write "get well" letters to a sick inmate convicted of killing a Philadelphia police officer was suspended Friday, the school superintendent said. Orange School Superintendent Ronald Lee said in a...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Richard Lapointe changed from an orange prison jumpsuit into a black T-shirt that read "I didn't do it," then walked out of Hartford Superior Court on Friday and threw his hands in the air in triumph. After almost 26 years in prison and 10 days after the...
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 20-year-old man accused of planning a suicide attack at Fort Riley was arrested Friday while trying to arm what he thought was a 1,000-pound bomb near the Kansas military base as part of a plot to support the Islamic State group, federal prosecutors...
NAVARRE, Fla. (AP) — A samurai sword-wielding man was fatally shot by police Thursday after threatening family members with knives and attacking a sheriff's deputy with the sword, authorities said. According to the Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office, the mother of Gordon Talmage...
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York woman is accused of having fake marriages with 10 men as part of an immigration scam, including one who was deported in 2006 after a Joint Terrorism Task Force investigation into threatening statements against the U.S. Liana Barrientos pleaded not...