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The latest on the manhunt following the escape of two convicted murderers from a maximum-security prison (all times local): ___ 12:30 p.m. The man who prosecuted Richard Matt's murder case seven years ago says the slain inmate swore back then that if he escaped he wouldn't be...
Malone, New York (CNN) Convicted murderer David Sweat is still on the lam. And in the darkness of early Saturday, hundreds of officers continued searching the dense woods in upstate New York for the now lone escaped inmate. His prison break partner Richard Matt, also a convicted...
NEW YORK (AP) — From coast to coast, the NBA draft was a big night for the biggest markets. The Los Angeles Lakers tabbed their next potential superstar in D'Angelo Russell. The New York Knicks landed a pair of players in the first round, selecting Kristaps Porzingis and later...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The first black president of the United States is coming to Charleston to eulogize the victims of a mass shooting at a historic African-American church — a tragedy that one civil rights activist said was a sign of "how far yet" the nation has to go to put...
The U.S. Supreme Court has sided with the White House on a hotly contested and closely watched Obamacare case, ruling 6-3 that the Affordable Care Act authorizes insurance subsidy payments to Americans regardless of where they purchase their plans. America's highest-ranking...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The site of a massacre a week ago, the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church is being reclaimed by parishioners who are pledging to remember the loved ones they lost in a shooting rampage while carrying on the work of the beloved pastor who was slain...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigators are blaming mistakes by IRS employees — not a criminal conspiracy — for the loss of thousands of emails related to the tax agency's tea party scandal. IRS workers erased 422 computer backup tapes that "most likely" contained as many as 24,000...
The high-end grocery store chain Whole Foods Market has found itself in hot water for allegedly overcharging New Yorkers on pre-packaged items for the past five years. Dozens of inspections conducted by the Department of Consumer Affairs have uncovered hundreds of violations at...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Google is making it easier to steer clear of the trouble that can be caused by a misdirected or inappropriate email. An option to cancel the delivery of an email within 30 seconds of hitting the send button is now a standard safeguard in Google's Gmail as...