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  • 2 arrested in killing of 9-year-old Anaheim girl

    44 minutes ago

    (AP) ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Two gang members were arrested in the killing of a 9-year-old Anaheim girl who was hit by stray gunfire while playing outside her apartment, police said Saturday. Ricardo Cruz, 19, of Buena Park and Alfredo Miguel ...

  • AP Top Science News At 7:16 p.m. EDT

    1 hour, 49 minutes ago

    (AP) Google exec sets records with leap from near-space Lava creeps toward road on Hawaii's Big Island Ebola: A crash course in fear and how it hurts us China launches experimental moon orbiter Cloning whistleblower: Little changed in S. Korea Goofy ...

  • AP Top U.S. News At 7:07 p.m. EDT

    1 hour, 59 minutes ago

    (AP) Few details offered on quarantines over Ebola Teacher tried to stop Washington state shooting Complex investigation follows killing of deputies US journalist says body was 'at war' with Ebola Ebola: NY had jump-start, Dallas had to learn fast From job ...

  • Ten Commandments attack suspect being evaluated

    2 hours, 36 minutes ago

    (AP) OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the man suspected of driving a car into a Ten Commandments monument outside the state Capitol is under mental evaluation. Capt. George Brown says the man was taken to a mental ...

  • Hillary Clinton stumps for Sen. Hagan in NC race

    3 hours, 27 minutes ago

    (AP) CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Former Secretary of State of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is urging North Carolina Democrats to re-elect Sen. Kay Hagan in a race that will help decide which party controls the U.S. Senate. Clinton headlined a rally ...

  • Hawaii officials warn of possible lava evacuation

    4 hours, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii authorities are telling residents near an active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to give days. Hawaii County Civil Defense said Saturday officials are going door-to door to keep residents ...

  • Downtown Phoenix hotel evacuated by fire

    4 hours, 31 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix hotel is working to relocate hundreds of guests after a fire triggered an evacuation Saturday morning. Shanna Wolfe, a spokeswoman for Sheraton Downtown Phoenix Hotel, says about 800 guests as well as hotel staff were ...

  • Yosemite rangers try to keep hungry bears at bay

    4 hours, 56 minutes ago

    (AP) FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Rangers at Yosemite National Park say they're in a constant battle to keep wild black bears — with their ultra-keen noses and powerful paws — far away from humans. Ranger Scott Gediman said that destructive bear ...

  • 3 officers suspected of sharing nude photos

    6 hours, 42 minutes ago

    (AP) MARTINEZ, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a California Highway Patrol officer suspected of stealing nude and racy photos from the cellphones of women arrested on drunken driving charges sent those photos to at least two fellow officers. The Contra Costa ...

  • Early voting alters campaigns' strategies, costs

    6 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — For over 1 million Californians, the Nov. 4 election is over. That's because they've already voted. A growing throng of early voters in the nation's most populous state has stretched Election Day into weeks. About half ...

  • Democratic Rep. Barrow works for GOP votes in Ga.

    7 hours, 14 minutes ago

    (AP) STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Touring his southeast Georgia farm in a pickup truck, Randy Branch gave a visiting congressman a crash course in agriculture as well as an earful about politics — namely how much he doesn't like Democrats. Branch's ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 1:15 p.m. EDT

    7 hours, 51 minutes ago

    (AP) World Health Organization: Number of people believed to have Ebola has risen above 10,000 Ebola-stricken doctor seen as globe-trotting do-gooder driven to join global health fight Authorities say school worker tried to stop gunman in lunchroom at Seattle-area high school ...

  • AP Top News At 1 p.m. EDT

    8 hours, 9 minutes ago

    (AP) WHO: Number of Ebola-linked cases passes 10,000 School worker tried to stop Washington shooting Extremists shell northern Syrian town Ebola: NY had jump-start, Dallas had to learn fast Women on front lines in Syria, Iraq against IS Across US, Dems ...

  • Lava creeps toward road on Hawaii's Big Island

    8 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) HONOLULU (AP) — A growing lava stream threatening homes and inching closer to a rural road on Hawaii's Big Island oozed forward in fits and starts this week, frustrating some residents but giving officials a window of time to prepare. ...

  • 1930s alums leave $1M gift to NY high school

    8 hours, 45 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX, N.Y. (AP) — A central New York high school has received a million-dollar donation from a couple who were sweethearts there in the 1930s. The Post-Standard of Syracuse (http://bitly.com/1pL986e ) reports J.C. Birdlebough High School in Phoenix will use ...

  • 2 painters killed in Ohio water tower accident

    9 hours, 42 minutes ago

    (AP) HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in southwest Ohio say two men have been killed in an accident while painting a water tower. The Butler County sheriff's office says the men fell some 100 feet after their scaffolding failed in a ...

  • Boy, 9, among 4 youths charged in robbery beating

    10 hours, 38 minutes ago

    (AP) PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Law enforcement officials say four Rhode Island boys ranging from 9 to 14 years old robbed and beat a man in Providence. The attorney general's office says the four face first-degree robbery charges after using a ...

  • AP Top U.S. News At 7:50 a.m. EDT

    13 hours, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) Ebola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooder Woman quarantined in NJ shows no signs of Ebola Washington school gunman was homecoming prince Suspect in 2 deputy deaths captured after manhunt Remains belong to missing Virginia student Obama: Science, not fear, key ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 4:16 a.m. EDT

    16 hours, 50 minutes ago

    (AP) Ebola-stricken doctor seen as globe-trotting do-gooder driven to join global health fight Seattle-area homecoming prince kills 1, wounds 4 before shooting himself Suspect in killing of 2 Northern California sheriff's deputies captured after manhunt Democrats again try to recover lost ...

  • AP Top News At 4 a.m. EDT

    17 hours, 9 minutes ago

    (AP) Ebola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooder Washington school gunman was homecoming prince Democrats try to regain lost votes outside cities Tunisians skeptical on eve of historic election Remains belong to missing Virginia student Expert: 8,000 more Rohingya flee Myanmar Suspect ...

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