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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...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The 37-year-old man killed by Baton Rouge police was a good-humored person nicknamed "Big Boy" who was orphaned young, loved children and earned a living selling CDs of music downloaded from the internet, said family and friends who knew him. The U.S...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Another San Diego homeless man was seriously injured and set on fire Wednesday by an attacker police say struck while the man was asleep, the latest in a spate of attacks on transients that have left two dead. Police said the 23-year-old victim was not expected...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Another San Diego homeless man was seriously injured and set on fire Wednesday by an attacker police say struck while the man was asleep, the latest in a spate of attacks on transients that have left two dead. Police said the 23-year-old victim was not expected...