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BOSTON (AP) — It was three days after the stunning bombing of the Boston Marathon, and the FBI was asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects by releasing photos of them mingling with the crowd. Hours later, three friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were in his dorm room...
BOSTON (AP) — Heroin users seeking help for their addiction won't be arrested if they turn over their drugs and needles to police under a unique policy launched Monday in the Massachusetts city of Gloucester. Drug addicts — including those abusing morphine, oxycodone and other...
NEW YORK (AP) — Tracy Morgan said Monday that he doesn't remember anything about the limo crash that left him in a coma for two weeks and that, a year later, he still has bad days as well as good. Appearing live on NBC's "Today" show for his first public appearance since the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is not shy about defining his achievements and casting them in the most positive light, yet he is loath to talk about his "legacy." But on Monday Obama offered a rare glimpse at how he wants history to judge his presidency, letting the "L...
DALLAS (AP) — Airlines are trying to save time by speeding up a part of flying that creates delays even before the plane leaves the gate: the boarding process. This summer travel season, Delta plans to preload carry-on bags above passengers' seats on some flights. Southwest...
BOSTON (AP) — It was three days after the stunning bombing of the Boston Marathon, and the FBI was asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects by releasing photos of them mingling with the crowd. Hours later, three friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were in his dorm room...
BOSTON (AP) — An attorney who specializes in defending people charged with drunken driving pleaded not guilty Monday to operating a boat while drunk after a passenger fell overboard and lost her arm in the propeller. Benjamin Urbelis, 33, of Boston, was held on $75,000 bail and...
Dozens of health insurers want price hikes well beyond 10 percent for their individual coverage next year, as some juggle higher-than-expected costs and rising prescription drug expenses. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina is seeking a roughly 26 percent premium...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cleanup crews continued to mop up oil-stained beaches along California's Central Coast two weeks after an onshore underground pipeline ruptured, leaking thousands of gallons of crude into the Pacific. The May 19 spill occurred along the same stretch of Santa...