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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Five major hospitals in Portland, Oregon, and a nonprofit health care plan said Friday they will donate a combined $21.5 million toward the construction of nearly 400 housing units for the city's burgeoning homeless and low-income population — a move hailed...
LUTHERVILLE, Md. (AP) — Authorities say police shot and killed a man Friday while investigating a bank robbery in suburban Baltimore and that a second man was injured. Baltimore County Police Cpl. John Wachter says the man who died was the driver of a car that police had stopped...
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — When Betty Saffi moved to San Bernardino a year ago, she was thrilled to slash her commute time and slice $400 off her monthly rent. Now, the 57-year-old medical marketing saleswoman is yearning to leave. She said dealers peddle drugs in broad...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's process for maintaining its voter rolls wrongfully removes eligible people, a federal appeals court ruled Friday as the perennial presidential battleground state prepares for the fall election. The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio and the New...
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A computer hacker who helped the Islamic State by providing names of more than 1,000 U.S. government and military workers as potential targets was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison. The sentence was much higher than the 6-year term sought by defense...
PHOENIX (AP) — Statements from the Arizona Supreme Court equating diaper-changing to child molestation and the provocative social media headlines that followed have left parents nervous that one day they will need an attorney more than a nanny. A recent court opinion on a Tucson...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A half hour into the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history, the gunman called a 911 operator and claimed responsibility for the massacre at a gay nightclub in Orlando. Transcripts released Friday by the city of Orlando show Omar Mateen's first call to...
WINDSOR, N.C. (AP) — Schools are delayed and police in one eastern North Carolina community are asking people to stay out of downtown after widespread flooding from the remnants of Tropical Storm Julia. Media outlets report Pender County schools are operating on a two-hour delay...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton's former chief of staff, Cheryl Mills, and two other staff members were granted immunity deals in exchange for their cooperation in the now-closed FBI investigation into Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state, says a...