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  • The Latest: Police: Wounded San Diego officers will recover

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on a shooting that wounded two San Diego police officers (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Authorities say two officers who were wounded when a man opened fire at a San Diego condominium are expected to recover. Police Chief David Nisleit told reporters Sunday that both male officers were stable, […]
  • California wildfire burns 12 buildings, threatens hundreds

    CLEARLAKE OAKS, Calif. (AP) — A wind-driven wildfire destroyed a dozen buildings and threatened hundreds of others Sunday as it raced across dry brush in rural Northern California. The Pawnee Fire, which broke out Saturday near the small community of Clearlake Oaks, was one of four wildfires burning in largely rural areas as wind and […]
  • Things to Know about 2 Atlantic City casino reopenings

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — When four of Atlantic City’s 12 casinos shut down in 2014 and a fifth followed two years later, it seemed to many that the city’s gambling industry was in an irreversible death spiral. But things have been looking up since then for Atlantic City, due in no small part to […]
  • Trump to test his powers in South Carolina runoff

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump’s effort to bend the Republican Party to his will faces its next test Tuesday, when South Carolina voters choose between two GOP gubernatorial candidates who both claim to be Trump acolytes. The president has already made his pick: incumbent Gov. Henry McMaster, a longtime Trump supporter who failed […]
  • The Latest: Protesters gather at pride after police shooting

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on a fatal police shooting in Minneapolis (all times local): 1:15 p.m. Demonstrators have gathered for a planned protest against Minneapolis police at a parade celebrating gay pride after police fatally shot a man. Minnesota Public Radio reports the protest occurred Sunday at the beginning of the Twin Cities Pride […]
  • Teen who stood alone against gun violence to receive award

    WILSON, N.C. (AP) — A teen who was the only student to walk out of his North Carolina high school during a national protest of gun violence is one of six who will share BET’s Humanitarian Award. The award typically goes to one person. But this year, the network is honoring six people, whom it […]
  • The Latest: Trump wants those who ‘invade’ sent right back

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and immigration (all times local): 12:05 p.m. President Donald Trump says people who “invade” the U.S. must immediately be sent back to their countries and not be given a court hearing. Trump tweets Sunday that the U.S. immigration system is “laughed at all over the world” and is […]
  • US imported more seafood in 2017 than any prior year

    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The United States imported more seafood last year than at any point in its history, and the nation’s trade deficit in the sector is growing, federal data show. The U.S. imported more than 6 billion pounds of seafood valued at more than $21.5 billion in 2017, according to data from the […]
  • 2 officers injured, suspect dead in San Diego firefight

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities say a man opened fire on police and firefighters at a San Diego condominium, wounding two officers and sending bullets into nearby units before being found dead in the aftermath of a two-hour confrontation. Police Chief David Nisleit tells the San Diego Union-Tribune the officers arrived after 10 p.m. Saturday […]
  • Transgender rights battle returning to North Carolina court

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than a year after North Carolina undid its “bathroom bill,” a legal battle is simmering over a law that replaced it. A federal judge on Monday will hear arguments from transgender advocates who claim in a lawsuit that the replacement law still discriminates against the LGBT community. For their part, […]