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  • The Latest on TV shooting: Shopping center opens again
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 5:46 am
    The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local):
  • Student killed in shooting at Savannah State University
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 5:16 am
    Authorities are investigating after a shooting at Savannah State University killed a student and prompted a lockdown at the Georgia school.
  • Bush returns to New Orleans for 10th anniversary of Katrina
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 4:08 am
    Former President George W. Bush is returning Friday to New Orleans -- the scene of one of his presidency's lowest points -- to tout the region's recovery from the nation's costliest natural disaster on the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
  • Gunman in on-air deaths remembered as 'professional victim'
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 3:48 am
    The man who was news director during Vester Flanagan's rocky tenure at Virginia station WDBJ-TV described him as someone who constantly saw himself being victimized by others.
  • Pentagon funding new high-tech venture
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 3:29 am
    Defense Secretary Ash Carter will announce Friday that the Pentagon is funding a new venture to develop cutting-edge electronics and sensors that can flex and stretch and could be built into clothing or the skins of ships and aircraft.
  • Associated Press photographers reflect on Katrina coverage
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 3:05 am
    With Hurricane Katrina headed for the Gulf Coast in late August 2005, The Associated Press deployed dozens of staffers to support its New Orleans and Mississippi bureaus.
  • Standoff over gay marriage licenses wears on, despite ruling
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 2:56 am
    A familiar scene repeated itself at a rural Kentucky courthouse: a gay couple marched into the clerk's office, requested a marriage license and insisted that a mounting pile of court orders proves they are entitled to one.
  • Scientists, tribe study shrinking Washington state glacier
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 2:28 am
    Mauri Pelto digs his crampons into the steep icy slope on Mount Baker in Washington state and watches as streams of water cascade off the thick mass of bare, bluish ice. Every 20 yards, the water carves vertical channels in the face of the glacier as it rushes downstream.
  • Robin Williams' family back in court over estate dispute
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 2:08 am
    Attorneys for Robin Williams' wife and children were due back in court Friday in the ongoing fight over the late actor's estate.
  • Californians cut water without state imposing fines
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 1:04 am
    For the second straight month, Californians exceeded hefty water conservation mandates during the relentless drought without the state imposing fines, officials said.
  • Million gallons of wastewater closes another beach in Hawaii
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 1:00 am
    For the second time in a week a popular Hawaii beach was closed after sewage from a treatment plant was discharged into the ocean.
  • Firefighters holding their own against giant wildfire
    Associated Press | August 28, 2015 12:52 am
    Firefighters were holding their own against the largest wildfire on record in Washington state, even as rising temperatures and increased winds stoked the flames.
  • On-air shooter threatened to make 'headlines,' showed anger
    Associated Press | August 27, 2015 11:24 pm
    On the day he was fired from a Virginia TV station, Vester Flanagan pressed a wooden cross into his boss' hand as two police officers walked him to the door. "You'll need this," he said.
  • Q&A: Questions, answers in Planned Parenthood controversy
    Associated Press | August 27, 2015 11:16 pm
    Planned Parenthood Federation of America is defending its abortion practices and its donation of fetal tissue for medical research.
  • Jurors to resume deliberations in prep school rape case
    Associated Press | August 27, 2015 10:49 pm
    Jurors will resume weighing the credibility of two teens and other evidence in a case in which prosecutors say an 18-year-old senior raped a freshman as part of a culture of sexual conquest at an elite New Hampshire prep school.