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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting by police in Texas of unarmed college football player (all times CDT): 6:30 p.m. The FBI says it will not join the investigation of a North Texas police officer's shooting of an unarmed teenage burglary suspect by police...
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Two grizzly bears captured close to where a seasonal employee of Yellowstone National Park was killed could be euthanized if DNA tests determine they attacked the man, authorities said Monday. Lance Crosby, 63, who worked as a nurse in the park's medical...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has seized more cocaine off Latin America's Pacific coast over the past 10 months than in the previous three years combined as it rebounds from budget cuts and combats smugglers increasingly moving drugs on the high seas, officials said...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Samuel K. Pate Jr.'s job was to make sure donations were deposited into the accounts of his conservative clients — including campaign funds for now-Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and fellow Republican Sen. David Vitter. Instead, his bookkeeping...
DENVER (AP) — The chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee said Monday the troubled VA should fire problem employees faster and that Congress should make it easier for the entire government to dismiss bad workers. "I want accountability faster," Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting by police in Texas of unarmed college football player (all times CDT): ___ 3:30 p.m. The brother of a Texas college football player fatally shot by a police officer says he's not angry at police but does think they could...
WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin judge ruled Monday that two 13-year-old girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please the online horror character Slender Man will stay in adult court, where they could face a sentence of decades in prison. Waukesha County Circuit Judge...
DENVER (AP) — The latest in the Colorado mine spill (all times local): 1:40 p.m. Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has issued a disaster declaration after millions of gallons of contaminated water spilled from a mine into the Animas River and was making its way to Lake Powell in...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Train delays like the ones caused recently by electrical problems in a century-old Hudson River tunnel could become much more common if a new tunnel isn't built, an Amtrak executive told New Jersey lawmakers Monday. Even if that anticipated $14 billion...