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KIRKLAND, Wash. (AP) — U.S. women's soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo is scheduled to appear in court Monday in connection with her domestic violence arrest at her sister's home in Kirkland, in suburban Seattle. Officers said Solo was intoxicated early Saturday when she was accused of...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A report released Monday detailing the handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation case faults police and prosecutors for long delays in bringing charges but found no evidence that politics affected the investigation. The report, commissioned by...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — More than 130,000 people poured through the gates of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway each night of the weekend-long Electric Daisy Carnival, a dazzling, multi-sensory ode to electronic dance music. But tragedy also marked the festival. Montgomery Tsang of San...
A one-goal lead is never safe, and U.S. fans who counted their chickens too early in the World Cup match got a bitter dose of dissatisfaction as Portugal scored in the final seconds, resulting in a 2-2 draw. It was not the win the players had hoped for. "Football's cruel...
KIRKLAND, Wash. (AP) — U.S. women's soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo is scheduled to appear in court Monday in connection with her domestic violence arrest at her sister's home in Kirkland, in suburban Seattle. Officers said Solo was intoxicated early Saturday when she was accused of...
BOSTON (AP) — Brothers convicted of filing a false $2 million claim to the Boston Marathon victims' compensation fund using the name of a long-dead aunt face sentencing. Twenty-three-year-old Branden Mattier and 28-year-old Domunique Grice are scheduled to be sentenced Monday...
MANSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Amtrak has canceled some service to and from Boston after a train struck a vehicle on the tracks. The temporary track closure is affecting service at South Station, Back Bay Station and Route 128 Station on Monday morning. Late Sunday, an Amtrak train...
A one-goal lead is never safe, and U.S. fans who counted their chickens too early in the World Cup match got a bitter dose of dissatisfaction as Portugal scored in the final seconds, resulting in a 2-2 draw. It was not the win the players had hoped for. "Football's cruel...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — For weeks, political intrigue swirled in South Carolina over a part-time position no one seemed to want, especially for just six months. How hard was it to find someone to become lieutenant governor in South Carolina? Well, Republicans in line for the job...