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STURGIS, S.D. (AP) — An Alaska man who says he was hit by a motorcycle that flew offstage during a 2016 Buffalo Chip Campground concert has filed a federal lawsuit against the campground, the rider
MACOMB, Mich. (AP) — A suburban Detroit couple facing human trafficking and prostitution charges for hiring out a 29-year-old woman with disabilities for sex will receive mental evaluations. WWJ-AM
BROOKINGS, Ore. (AP) — Usually the parking lot at Brookings’ harbor is filled with boat trailers, rusty pickup trucks and tourists. But this day in late August is not a usual day. There’
Lincoln in the Bardo, a fictional account of US President Abraham Lincoln burying his young son
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Two weeks after Russia said it had critically injured the leader of the Tahrir al-Sham militant group in Syria, an undated video was published on Wednesday, purporting to show its l
QUEBEC CITY, Quebec (Reuters) - Quebec will ban face coverings for people giving or receiving provincial government services under a law passed on Wednesday that rights groups have criticized as margi
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says health insurers have been “enriched” by President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act. So why are companies pulling back from the law&
PHOENIX (AP) — A bail bondsman says he tried to talk an Arizona teacher out of putting up cash for a convicted felon multiple times before she did and later went missing. Tom Watson says he spoke t
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The state of Alaska says it has received another extension to comply with national proof-of-identity standards. The state says it received from the U.S. Department of Homeland
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Human remains found in Yosemite National Park during the summer have been identified as a U.S. Navy sailor who was reported missing while visiting last spring.
Faber argued against the removal of confederate statues, saying the "only crime" of the men those monuments honored was to defend slavery
A man suspected over the fatal shootings of a seven-year-old boy and three other relatives and a related non-fatal stabbing has been indicted in the US on charges including aggravated murder and attem
NORTH WOODSTOCK, N.H. (AP) — Forest officials say a hot spot flared up where a smoldering brush fire in New Hampshire’s White Mountains has been contained. Officials say a significant amount
He caused an incident in a Portland, Ore., restaurant that resulted in felony hate-crime charges. But friends and family of the U.S. Marine say it was caused by post-traumatic stress disorder for whi
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. John Delaney, D-Potomac, announced Tuesday that he is co-sponsoring legislation to make it easier for the Drug Enforcement Administration to combat the opioid epidemic. The b
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Police chief: Maryland office park gunman targeted man in Delaware, shooting him twice; victim expected to survive.
Opening a critical Communist Party congress, president pledges to build a 'modern socialist country'
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A man accused of fatally stabbing his wife in the apartment building where they lived has been charged with murder. But authorities say a motive for the attack remains unde
SHIRLEY, N.Y. (AP) — A Long Island woman has been arrested after police say she robbed a bank while leaving her baby in the getaway vehicle. Police say 20-year-old Madison Munoz entered the Bridgeh
MADRID (Reuters) - Catalonia's regional president told a meeting of his party he would formally declare independence if Spain starts the process of suspending the region's autonomy on Thursday, a Cata
FRACKVILLE, Pa. (AP) — State police say a man accused of having shot his daughter’s boyfriend in the groin after an argument at a motel over the weekend has been taken into custody. Forty-yea
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State University is considering whether to change the names of four campus buildings that some students believe are named for racists. One is Gill Coliseum, home of th
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska property owners would get $1.1 billion worth of annual tax relief under a proposal that supporters say they’ll push in the Legislature and as an initiative petit
CLARKSTON, Ga. (AP) — Georgia authorities are searching for the driver of a car who fled after hitting a 4-year-old girl in a crosswalk near her school. The child later died. DeKalb County police s
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A new ski lift could be coming to the Purgatory Resort in Durango. The Durango Herald reports the U.S. Forest Service would need to approve the Gelande lift, which was previou
ST. CLOUD, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say an 11-year-old boy was killed in a Florida mobile home fire. The Orlando Sentinel reports that fire crews responded Wednesday morning to the Golden Grove mobi
IRONTON, Ohio (AP) — A man suspected in the deadly Ohio shootings of a 7-year-old boy and three other relatives and a related non-fatal stabbing has been indicted on charges including aggravated mu
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina trooper was issued a ticket for driving too fast for conditions after investigators determined he was driving 26 mph (42 kph) over the speed limit just bef
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal appeals court says former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca should remain free while appealing his corruption conviction. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said W
HOT SPRINGS, Va. (AP) — A Virginia woman has pleaded guilty to shooting and killing her 6-year-old daughter. The Roanoke Times reported Wednesday that 27-year-old Darla Elizabeth Hise struck a plea
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — For the first time in the history of the world’s most famous sled dog race, several of the high-performance animals have tested positive for a prohibited drug. But ra
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Skeletons, tombstones . and a spooky political pirate ship? The latter may not be a typical autumn adornment, but at West Hartford resident Matt Warshauer’s house,
MANTEO, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say a small plane made a belly landing at a coastal airport, and the two people onboard escaped serious injury. A statement from Dare County Emerge
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge in Washington, D.C., will accept arguments over the next month on whether the developer of the Dakota Access pipeline must stage equipment near an American Ind
The Canadian prime minister pays tribute to the Tragically Hip frontman as "one of the best of us".
The Canadian prime minister pays tribute to the Tragically Hip frontman as "one of the best of us".
A Lexus SUV has rammed into a pedestrian crowd of people in the centre of Kharkiv, Ukraine
A Lexus SUV has rammed into a pedestrian crowd of people in the centre of Kharkiv, Ukraine
A huge sculpture deemed too obscene for the regal gardens of the Louvre Museum has found a new home at Paris' edgier Pompidou Centre.
LONDON (Reuters) - Lawmakers from Britain's ruling Conservative Party vented their anger on Wednesday against Prime Minister Theresa May's pursuit of welfare reforms, reinforcing doubts about her auth
PORTLAND, Maine - The New England Patriots may have left Super Bowl LI with the Lombardi Trophy, but someone else is going home with presidential socks. Former Republican President George H.W. ......
OSLO (Reuters) - Norwegian Defence Minister Ine Eriksen Soereide will on Friday be named minister of foreign affairs, making her the first woman to hold the post, local media reported on Wednesday.
VALLETTA (Reuters) - Prime Minister Joseph Muscat offered on Wednesday a major reward to anyone with information about the killing of prominent journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, saying no expense wou
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A longtime donor and former University of Kentucky trustees has given $12 million to support an undergraduate center named for him. The gift from Paul Chellgren and his wife,
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. attorney’s office for central Illinois wants a federal judge to reconsider his finding that prosecutors made false or misleading statements in former U.S. Rep. Aa
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators expect to consider proposals next year to make it easier for people wrongly convicted of major crimes to win compensation from the state. Lawmakers in both pa
A landmark ruling by Britain's highest court in favour of a Filipina domestic worker who alleges she was trafficked and treated like a slave by a Saudi diplomat could pave the way for other victims to
The suspect allegedly shot five colleagues in Maryland and a man at a Delaware car dealership.
THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Greek riot police have used batons to stop an attempted theater invasion by monks, priests and other Orthodox Christians protesting what they claim is a blasphemous play
Two incredible relics of the doomed Titanic are going up for auction. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@FantasticMrNate) has the story.              
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Pawtucket Red Sox has provided details on the team’s finances to Rhode Island lawmakers looking at a proposal to build an $83 million stadium for the Boston Red So
NEW YORK (AP) — The judge who sentenced Michael Douglas’ son to nearly a decade in prison says he can go to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. U.S. District Judge Richard Berman told Cam
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware appears to be on track to recording fewer drug overdose deaths in 2017. But state health officials warned Wednesday that it’s too early to predict any trends. Divi
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A top Republican political consultant and two former state representatives have been indicted in a corruption scheme in South Carolina’s Legislature. Solicitor David Pas
EYNON, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who tried to strangle his wife after he woke up from a dream in which she was cheating on him has been sentenced to six to 12 years in prison. WNEP-TV reports C
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Democrat vying to be Louisiana’s next treasurer is asking the state ethics board to waive a $2,100 fine for not filing his campaign finance report on time, saying
WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is donating her inaugural ball gown to the First Ladies’ Collection at the Smithsonian Institution. The first lady is handing over the vanilla silk, off-the-sh
PRINCETON, W.Va. (AP) — The mayor of a West Virginia city has resigned following his arrest on suspicion of drunken driving. Media outlets report that Princeton Mayor Dewey Russell resigned Wednesd
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