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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to approve health warnings on ads for sugary sodas and some other drinks, saying such beverages contribute to obesity, diabetes and other health problems. It's believed that San Francisco would be the first...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Police Commission found Tuesday that one officer acted within policy but the other violated it in the fatal close-range shooting of a 25-year-old black man last year. The commission's vote was unanimous involving both officers, finding that the...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to approve health warnings on ads for sugary sodas and some other drinks, saying such beverages contribute to obesity, diabetes and other health problems. It's believed that San Francisco would be the first...
CHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert's brief appearance in federal court Tuesday did little to answer a long list of legal questions about the case against him, and even created some new ones. The 73-year-old was in court in Chicago for the first time since a...
DENVER (AP) — Despite a wet spring over much of the nation, the Obama administration is warning of potentially catastrophic wildfires this summer, especially in the Southwest and Northwest. The Agriculture and Interior departments said Tuesday their firefighting costs are...
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Police investigated more than 40 people of interest before their nine-year search for the man who brutally attacked a woman in 2005 led them to Jesse Matthew, a detective testified Tuesday. Matthew, 33, of Charlottesville, is on trial in Fairfax for attempted...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The fate of a Missouri man who killed his girlfriend and her young daughter during an argument more than 14 years ago was in the hands Tuesday of the U.S. Supreme Court and the governor. Richard Strong is scheduled to die Tuesday evening, but his attorney has...
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City could become the first city in the U.S. to require a warning label on high-sodium menu items at chain restaurants, health officials told The Associated Press on Tuesday. The city's Health Department will propose Wednesday that all chain restaurants...
JERUSALEM (AP) — U.S. officials say the Obama administration is nearing a decision on how to improve and accelerate the training of Iraqi security forces in light of recent setbacks against the Islamic State, including the possibility of putting new training camps in Anbar...