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NEW YORK (AP) — Becca Pizzi has run 52 marathons on seven continents and trained in all sorts of places and conditions, but there's one constant when she hits the road. She's always on the lookout for people who might want to harm a woman running alone. "Every time I go out, my...
BALTIMORE (AP) — An official familiar with the Justice Department's investigation into whether the Baltimore police force had a pattern of violating citizens' rights says the federal government is preparing to announce its findings. The Justice Department's investigation was...
NEW YORK (AP) — Employees of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, New York University and Yale University are suing the schools over their handling of employee retirement plans, alleging too-high fees have undercut their savings. Missouri law firm Schlichter, Bogard &...
DENVER (AP) — Asked Tuesday about the price of gasoline and how regulation may affect the price of electricity, Donald Trump stood up for American's fossil fuel industry — coal in particular. But the Republican nominee incorrectly blamed the coal industry's woes solely on new...
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Michael Brown's death "opened the eyes of the world" to concerns about law enforcement's treatment of black people, Brown's father said Tuesday during a memorial service marking the two-year anniversary of the shooting. A few hundred people gathered for the...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — More than a third of the 49 patrons killed during the Pulse nightclub massacre were shot in the head and most of the victims had multiple bullet wounds. Autopsy reports released this week also show that only three victims had traces of soot, gunpowder or...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who was fatally shot by a sheriff's deputy last month wasn't involved with a carjacker who had fired at pursuers, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said Tuesday, an acknowledgement that came just ahead of a news conference where the man's...
MIAMI (AP) — Accounting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers squared off Tuesday in court with lawyers for a defunct mortgage company's creditors and investors over a $5.5 billion lawsuit, which claimed the Big Four firm failed through years of audits to uncover massive fraud at a...
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The crew of the Newlead Castellano already had reason to complain, having not been paid for roughly two months when the cargo ship sailed into Savannah to offload a shipment of imported sugar. Then U.S. marshals seized the 590-foot ship, forcing it to drop...