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BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Two brothers leading an armed group that has taken up residence for nearly three weeks at a national wildlife refuge in Oregon plan to hold a signing ceremony Saturday for ranchers to renounce federal ownership of public land and tear up their federal grazing...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on the heavy snowfall expected to hit the Washington area and the Northeast. (all times local) 2:50 p.m. Even President Barack Obama couldn't escape the rough commute that greeted Washington commuters Wednesday evening when snowy conditions prevented...
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — Here is the latest on the scheduled execution of Christopher Eugene Brooks in Alabama. (All times are local): 1:25 p.m. A federal judge is ordering Alabama prison officials to keep medical records for a state inmate set to receive a lethal injection Thursday...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With tens of thousands of Central American immigrants arriving on the U.S.-Mexico border in the last two years, federal authorities are launching a program Thursday to encourage more of them to show up for their hearings in immigration court. Immigration and...
SCARSDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The husband of a pediatrician at a New York City children's hospital was charged with murder after she was found stabbed in a shower at their multimillion-dollar suburban home, authorities said Thursday. Jules Reich, a tax specialist at a New York City...
As people across the eastern United States prepare for this weekend's winter storm, here's what we know: — What is it? "A potentially crippling winter storm," according to the National Weather Service, which forecasts heavy snow and high winds across the northern mid-Atlantic...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The latest in the sentencing of a former Oklahoma City officer convicted of rape and sex assaults (all times local): 12:20 p.m. The hearing for a former Oklahoma City police officer convicted of rape and sex assault is temporarily delayed as a judge...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The latest in the sentencing of a former Oklahoma City officer convicted of rape and sex assaults (all times local): 11:50 a.m. The sentencing for a former Oklahoma City police officer convicted of rape and sexual assault is being temporarily delayed. Daniel...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A flight attendant accused of making a phony bomb threat that forced a flight he was working to make an emergency landing in North Dakota is accused in a similar incident in Virginia. Justin Cox-Sever, who was a SkyWest Airlines flight attendant from Tempe...