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DENVER (AP) — Nine months after the Colorado theater shooter was sentenced to life in prison, some victims are returning to the same courtroom in hopes of holding the company that owns the suburban Denver movie theater accountable for not doing more to prevent his bloody rampage...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Mercury has begun a relatively rare move across the sun. The solar-planetary ballet got underway just after 7 a.m. on the east coast with the smallest planet appearing as a tiny black dot on the face of the sun. The transit will last for a total of...
BERKELEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the search for an escaped New Jersey inmate (all times local): 6:35 a.m. Police say an inmate who escaped nearly a week ago from a minimum security prison in New Jersey walked off after apparently making arrangements to surrender...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and Democrats are pressuring congressional Republicans to act on President Barack Obama's demands for money to combat Zika, but even the onset of mosquito season that probably will spread the virus has failed to create a sense of urgency...
OREM, Utah (AP) — The setting sun's light flooded a meeting of Utah County Republicans as Melanie Sorensen described her concerns about her party's presumptive presidential nominee. First, she spoke about Donald Trump's suggestion that he may violate party orthodoxy and back a...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and Democrats are pressuring congressional Republicans to act on President Barack Obama's demands for money to combat Zika. But even the onset of a mosquito season that probably will spread the virus has failed to create a sense of urgency in...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Britain's Prince Harry and first lady Michelle Obama helped kick off the Invictus Games for wounded veterans with uplifting speeches Sunday night, joining other figures from the worlds of sports, entertainment and politics in a glittery opening ceremony. The...
NEW YORK (AP) — A rare marble sculpture by Auguste Rodin (ah-GOOST' roh-DAN') and three French paintings never before at auction are among the highlights of Sotheby's sale of impressionist and modern art. Paul Signac's (SIN'-yak) "The Port Houses, Saint-Trope" could bring $8...
BOSTON (AP) — A former FBI agent accused of lying during Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger's trial is expected to plead guilty to perjury charges. Robert Fitzpatrick is slated to appear Monday afternoon in U.S. District Court in Boston for a change-of-plea hearing. The now-...