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BOSTON (AP) — Harvard University is suspending its men's soccer team for the rest of the season over sexual comments made about members of the women's soccer team. University President Drew Faust said in a statement Thursday night that an investigation into the 2012 team found...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of guests and employees were evacuated Thursday from a big hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip due to a power outage that lasted hours. The entire Paris Las Vegas lost power at about 9:45 a.m. when a contractor working in the basement cut into the main...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The U.S. Drought Monitor says a rainy fall has helped pull nearly one-fourth of California out of the state's five-year drought. The showing is the best it's been for California since March 2013, according to the weekly national drought report. On Thursday,...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A former consultant for Missouri's Republican gubernatorial nominee Eric Greitens said Thursday that he is complying with a subpoena as part of an ethics investigation involving Greitens' campaign and a charity he founded for military veterans. Michael...
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina investigators say a woman who had been reported missing along with her boyfriend in late August was found "chained up like a dog" inside a storage container. Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright told news outlets that deputies acting on a...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A man riding with Walter Scott when they were pulled over by Michael Slager testified Thursday that he doesn't know why his friend tried to run away before the officer shot him in the back. "That's a question I would like to ask him. Unfortunately I can't...
MIDWAY ATOLL, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (AP) — The Battle of Midway was a major turning point in World War II's Pacific theater. The remote atoll where thousands died is now a delicate sanctuary for millions of seabirds, and a new battle is pitting preservation of its...
WIND RIVER INDIAN RESERVATION, Wyo. (AP) — The Latest on the release of buffalo on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming: 1:30 p.m. Members of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe in Wyoming have released 10 buffalo onto their reservation lands. The release marks the first time...
Millions of Americans are finding out this month that the price of their health insurance is going up next year — as it did this year, last year, and most of the years before that. And it's not just that the price is going up, it's that it goes up faster than wages and inflation...