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Florida killer of 6 gay men executed

STARKE, Fla. – A serial killer who preyed on older gay men during a rampage 25 years ago that left six dead on or near the East...

August 23, 2019 1:00 am


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Cherokees try to get delegate in Congress

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Cherokee Nation's plan to send a delegate to the U.S. House, the first such attempt by a tribal nation, will...

August 23, 2019 1:00 am


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Cyberattacks for ransom against cities an 'epidemic'

CHICAGO – Cyberattacks that recently crippled nearly two dozen Texas cities have put other local governments on guard, offering...

August 23, 2019 1:00 am


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Overstock CEO resigns after 'Deep State' comments roil stock

SAN FRANCISCO -- The CEO of Overstock.com has resigned, saying he'd become "far too controversial" to run the e-commerce company known for...

August 22, 2019 6:02 pm


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North Dakota agency disregarded policy on spill reporting

North Dakota's Health Department disregarded its own policy in updating the volume of a 2015 pipeline spill at a natural gas processing...

August 22, 2019 3:30 pm


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Elevator passenger dies, trapped between car and shaft

Authorities say an elevator accident in a New York city high-rise has killed a man who was apparently pinned between the elevator car and...

August 22, 2019 3:30 pm


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Mountain lion bites Colorado boy on head outside his home

A mountain lion attacked and injured an 8-year-old boy outside his rural Colorado home in the third attack by the big cats on people in the...

August 22, 2019 3:20 pm


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Weinstein to be rearraigned as DA seeks actress's testimony

Harvey Weinstein is scheduled to be arraigned Monday on a new indictment as prosecutors seek to have jurors hear from an actress who has...

August 22, 2019 3:20 pm


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North Dakota court overturns life term in cut from womb case

A judge overstepped by giving a life prison sentence to a man whose girlfriend cut the baby from the womb of an unsuspecting neighbor, the...

August 22, 2019 3:20 pm


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Federal judge rules that immigration law is unconstitutional

A federal judge in Kansas has ruled that a law making it a crime to "encourage" or "induce" immigrants to enter or live in the country...

August 22, 2019 3:00 pm


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World powers increasingly see icy Arctic as a hot property

As melting ice opens shipping lanes and reveals incredible riches, the region is seen as a new geopolitical and economic asset, with the...

August 22, 2019 3:00 pm


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Report shows US deficit to exceed $1 trillion next year

WASHINGTON -- The federal budget deficit is expected to balloon to more than $1 trillion in the next fiscal year, the Congressional Budget...

August 22, 2019 2:00 pm


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RI bomb squad investigates portable toilet explosions

WESTERLY, R.I. -- The Rhode Island fire marshal is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever...

August 22, 2019 1:50 pm


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Amtrak route to New Orleans restored

NEW ORLEANS -- A summer filled with train disruptions for New Orleans visitors has reached its end as Amtrak has restored full service on...

August 22, 2019 1:50 pm