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CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a Southern California wildfire (all times local): 8:10 a.m. Authorities lifted some evacuation orders after crews working through the night protected homes and held a brush fire in the populated hills northwest of Los Angeles to just over...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on the death of Muhammad Ali (all times EDT): ___ 11 a.m. People are flocking to Muhammad Ali's boyhood home in Louisville, Kentucky, to pay tribute to the boxing great, leaving flowers, balloons and boxing gloves around the marker designating...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A decade ago, then-Microsoft executive Doug Burgum stood before a cheering crowd at a technology conference in Dallas and introduced his boss, company co-founder Bill Gates, by describing what makes entrepreneurs successful. "Innovators are people who go...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie had hoped the New Jersey primaries Tuesday would be the day home state voters endorsed his Republican presidential candidacy. Instead, Christie is at a crossroads — empowered by his early support of presumptive Republican nominee Donald...
CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — A car crash that downed power lines turned the hills northwest of Los Angeles into torches, forcing thousands from their homes and putting entire neighborhoods at risk in this prosperous semi-rural enclave. Fifty-foot-high flames erupted on the ridges...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee authorities say a Memphis police officer has been killed following a downtown shooting that left three others injured. Memphis Police Department Director Mike Rallings said during a news conference that Officer Verdell Smith was pronounced dead...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Muhammad Ali traveled the world as a fighter and humanitarian, but he always came home to Louisville. His Kentucky hometown was where Ali, as a gangly teenager, began to develop his boxing skills — the dazzling footwork and rapid-fire punching prowess. The...
BOGALUSA, La. (AP) — The knock on the door, strong and quick, jolted Barbara Hicks Collins awake. It was the middle of the night. Someone must be in trouble, she thought. She flung open her front door to the shocking sight of her car engulfed in flames. Investigators later...
CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — A fast-moving brush fire swept through hills in Southern California on Saturday, threatening 3,000 homes, damaging a few and forcing hundreds of people to flee, some with pets and livestock. The fire erupted in late afternoon in tinder-dry brush as...