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FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — A man was fatally shot by police in Minnesota on Wednesday night while inside a car with a woman and a child, an official said, adding that authorities are looking into reports that the aftermath of the incident was livestreamed on Facebook. St...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The training death of an aspiring Navy SEAL, 21-year-old Seaman James Derek Lovelace, has been ruled a homicide by the San Diego County Medical Examiner — a highly unusual move. Lovelace, in his first week of training, was struggling to tread water in a giant...
LITTLE COMPTON, R.I. (AP) — Cooking a channeled whelk is not for the squeamish. But sliced and sprinkled over a bed of linguine, it's a chewy delicacy in old-fashioned Italian eateries along the East Coast. The sea snails known by Italian-Americans as scungilli used to be such a...
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby's lawyers will ask a Pennsylvania judge to either throw out his criminal sex assault case or let him face his accuser in court before trial. Cosby is due back in court near Philadelphia on Thursday to appeal a judge's decision to send the case...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — In the song "A Winter's Ball" in the smash Broadway hit "Hamilton," Aaron Burr's character sings of Alexander Hamilton's delight for women, including the tale that Martha Washington named her feral tomcat after him. "That's true," Lin-Manuel Miranda's...
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A police captain's son accused of plotting an attack on a college campus to support the Islamic State group is scheduled to be arraigned in Massachusetts on terrorism charges. Alexander Ciccolo is due in U.S. District Court in Springfield on Thursday...
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — The grandparents of a boy who opened fire in an Ohio school cafeteria and injured several classmates say a lawsuit wrongly names them as the gun's owners. The Hamilton-Middletown Journal-News ( http://bit.ly/29scfAF ) reports the boy's grandfather denies...
SKANEATELES, N.Y. (AP) — A young girl and her father have been injured in a boating accident on one of the Finger Lakes in central New York. The Onondaga (ahn-uhn-DAH'-gah) County Sheriff's Office says a 17-foot boat was towing an 8-year-old girl and her father on an inner tube...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Over the past decade, a Baton Rouge anti-violence group has filmed the aftermath of more than 30 deadly shootings in the city. Its most recent video, capturing a police shooting that killed a black man outside a convenience store, has reverberated far...