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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A former Utah high-school teacher who pleaded guilty to having sexual relations with three of her students faces up to 15 years in prison when she is sentenced Thursday. One of the boys was 16 and two were 17 when Brianne Altice had sex with them, and she...
VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry signaled Thursday that diplomats won't conclude an Iran nuclear agreement by early Friday morning, conceding another delay that this time could complicate American efforts to quickly implement any deal. Under U.S. law, the seven...
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police across the country are warning about the dangers of a cellphone case that's shaped like a handgun, saying it could be mistaken for the real thing. U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer of New York is urging online retailers to stop selling the case, and police are...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- More than 50 years after South Carolina raised a Confederate flag at its Statehouse to protest the civil rights movement, the state is getting ready to remove the rebel banner. A bill pulling down the flag from the Capitol's front lawn and the flagpole it...
The New York Stock Exchange, United Airlines and the Wall Street Journal have all fallen victim to a massive cyber attack which appears to be targeting the US. NYSE has currently halted all trading, for 'technical reasons'. Tens of thousands of United Airlines passengers were...
As a chorus of sexual assault accusations against Bill Cosby resounded this winter, some fans and famous friends stood by him, calling the allegations unproven attacks on a comedy legend. But for some, the breaking point came this week, when newly unsealed court documents...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A law enforcement official says the weapon used in the shooting death of a woman on a San Francisco pier belonged to a federal agent — the latest twist in a case that has become a flashpoint in the country's debate over immigration. The official, who had...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Bill Cosby's admission that he obtained quaaludes to give young women he was pursuing for sex could bolster defamation claims lodged by his accusers, the women's lawyers said after The Associated Press reported on newly released court documents. Cosby in...
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times Brussels local): --- 12:45 p.m. If new Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos has revised proposals for a fresh bailout of his debt-ridden nation to show his peers in the 19-country eurozone, he was keeping...