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AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Maybe one of these days, someone other than Jordan Spieth will be leading the Masters. The 22-year-old Texan battled through blustery conditions to take a one-stroke edge over Rory McIlroy to Saturday's third round, making Spieth the first player in the...
NEW YORK (AP) — E Street Band guitarist Steven Van Zandt said Bruce Springsteen and the band canceled their North Carolina concert because of the state's new law blocking anti-discrimination rules for the LGBT community, the kind of legislation that's like an "evil virus"...
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican prosecutors on Friday said they have detained a woman on the FBI's 10 Most Wanted fugitives list for the killing of a dentist in Texas. Brenda Delgado was detained at a house in the city of Torreon, in northern Coahuila state, according to the Attorney...
PHOENIX (AP) — There is no reason to believe that a suburban Phoenix man who disappeared after the 2001 slayings of his wife and children is dead, authorities said Friday. Scottsdale police and FBI officials announced plans to plaster age-enhanced photos of Robert William Fisher...
NEW YORK (AP) — N.W.A. triumphantly entered the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Friday, with the groundbreaking quintet that brought the rough streets of Los Angeles into homes through their music defiantly refuting those who suggested rappers didn't belong in the institution. They...
NEW YORK (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor said Friday the nation's highest court needs more diversity of personal backgrounds and professional experience, speaking as a vacancy has refocused attention on the court's makeup. During a talk at Brooklyn Law School,...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert's hush-money case (all times local): 8:55 p.m. Federal prosecutors say when they questioned Dennis Hastert about his large cash withdrawals the former House speaker told them he was being extorted by someone...
NEW YORK (AP) — Dr. Charles Hirsch, who oversaw the city medical examiner's office for more than two decades and whose staff helped identify the remains of Sept. 11 victims, has died. He was 79. Hirsch, who led the medical examiner's office from 1989 until his retirement in 2013...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department said Friday it will continue trying to force Apple to reveal an iPhone's data in a New York City drug case, putting it at the center of a fight over whether a 227-year-old law gives officials wide authority to force a technology company to...