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  • Authorities hunt for man who fired near troops at base
    Associated Press | August 05, 2015 1:32 am
    Authorities are on the lookout for a man who fired gunshots from a pickup near two troops standing guard at a major military base in southern Mississippi.
  • Review: Stand-alone gadgets trump all-in-one devices
    Associated Press | August 05, 2015 12:57 am
    When Apple announced new iPod music players a few weeks ago, many people asked why anyone would need iPods when smartphones can play music and more. I had that question myself -- until I remembered I've been carrying an iPod almost every day, mostly for my runs.
  • Crews report some progress against huge California wildfire
    Associated Press | August 05, 2015 12:53 am
    Firefighters are reporting some progress against a Northern California wildfire that has charred more than 100 square miles of terrain, destroying buildings, threatening many others and sending thousands of residents fleeing.
  • How the AP-NORC poll on race and police was conducted
    Associated Press | August 05, 2015 12:24 am
  • Relatives of Colorado theater shooting victims to testify
    Associated Press | August 05, 2015 12:24 am
    Mary Theresa Hoover moved out of the home where her son grew up because it was too hard to live there without him. Sandy Phillips and her husband no longer celebrate Thanksgiving because it falls so near her daughter's Nov. 27 birthday.
  • Remote, rugged area strains California manhunt after attacks
    Associated Press | August 05, 2015 12:16 am
    Searchers are dealing with difficult high-desert terrain -- tough to scan and even tougher to traverse -- in a manhunt following a series of crimes that includes a kidnapping, a killing, and the wounding of two sheriff's deputies.
  • Driver who killed honeymooner at LA beach seeks new trial
    Associated Press | August 05, 2015 12:12 am
    The driver who killed a honeymooner on the tourist-crowded Venice Beach boardwalk and injured 17 others is seeking a new trial.
  • Newborn, umbilical attached, found in stroller on LA street
    Associated Press | August 05, 2015 12:08 am
    A healthy baby with the umbilical cord still attached has been found abandoned in a stroller on a Los Angeles street.
  • Crime-scene photos cited in police officer's trial
    Associated Press | August 05, 2015 12:04 am
    Prosecutors and defense attorneys are both expected to intensify their focus on dozens of crime-scene photos and other evidence introduced in the trial of a white North Carolina police officer who fatally shot a black man.
  • Historian Robert Conquest, Soviet regime expert, dies at 98
    Associated Press | August 04, 2015 11:24 pm
    British-born historian Robert Conquest, whose influential works on Soviet history shed light on the terror during the Stalin era, has died. He was 98.
  • Hiroshima bombing order offers glimpse into fateful day
    Associated Press | August 04, 2015 11:12 pm
    It's just a few cryptic notations on a badly yellowed sheet of paper, but it changed the course of world history.
  • Hiroshima bombing order offers glimpse into fateful day
    Associated Press | August 04, 2015 10:52 pm
    It's just a few cryptic notations on a badly yellowed sheet of paper, but it changed the course of world history.
  • Q&A on Blagojevich: What's next after request for rehearing
    Associated Press | August 04, 2015 10:44 pm
    Imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich has asked the full 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to rehear his appeal. A three-judge panel of the court in July threw out five of 18 corruption counts and ordered that the Chicago Democrat be resentenced. But if the full court rehears the case and tosses more counts, Blagojevich's chances of shaving significant time off his 14-year prison term would improve.
  • Victim advocates decry Milwaukee archdiocese settlement plan
    Associated Press | August 04, 2015 10:36 pm
    The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Milwaukee would pay $21 million to more than 300 victims of clergy abuse in a settlement plan decried by advocates for those abused by clergy as paltry but praised by the archbishop as a "rebirth."
  • Winning cities in Bloomberg Philanthropies' data contest
    Associated Press | August 04, 2015 9:12 pm
    Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, announced the first eight winners Wednesday in a competition that will provide 100 mid-sized U.S. cities with $42 million worth of expert help to make data more accessible and useful to citizens and officials. The first winners are:
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