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Mayor: US marshal shot, killed while serving warrantThe mayor of Harrisburg says a U.S. marshal is dead after being shot while serving an arrest warrant in the city
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
An SUV traveling Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 on Lombardy Street in Richmond, Va., hit a patch of ice, slid through a railing and fell off an overpass onto some train tracks below, a Richmond police officer said on the scene.  (Daniel Sangjib Min/Richmond Times-Dispatch via AP)
South's slow-motion freeze leaves vexing blanket of snowSeveral Southern states were dealing with the lingering effects of a slow-moving winter storm that dumped up to 12 inches of snow in central North Carolina, dusted the deep South and killed at least 10 people
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Trump protecting medical providers who oppose abortionTrump administration creating an office aimed at protecting the religious rights of medical providers, including those who oppose abortion
The Associated Press12 minutes ago
FILE - In this Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018 file photo, Aziz Ansari arrives at the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. The publication of an account by a woman identified only as "Grace" detailing her 2017 encounter with comedian Aziz Ansari intimated that Ansari deserved inclusion in the ranks of abusive perpetrators, yet many readers _ women and men _ concluded the encounter amounted to an all-too-common instance of bad sex during a date gone awry. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Has #MeToo gone too far? Ansari story sparks debateOnline account of woman's date with Aziz Ansari sparks debate about whether #MeToo movement is sometimes being misused
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - This Jan. 13, 2018 file smartphone screen capture shows a false incoming ballistic missile emergency alert sent from the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency system. Gov. David Ige has appointed state Army National Guard Brig. Gen. Kenneth Hara as new head of Hawaii's emergency management agency after a faulty alert was sent to cellphones around the state warning of an incoming missile attack. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, file)
Federal responsibility in nuclear attack alerts is unclearMissteps in Hawaii's handling of a false missile alert raises questions about whether any state should be solely responsible for notifying the public of such an event.
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this Oct. 29, 2011 image made from a video provided by A Elvis Chapel, David Allen Turpin and his wife, Louise Anna Turpin, kiss while celebrating a renewal of their wedding vows with Elvis impersonator Kent Ripley, at right, in Las Vegas. The couple was arrested Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, after authorities found their malnourished children in their home in suburban Perris, Calif., 60 miles (96 kilometers) southeast of Los Angeles. The couples' 13 children, ages 2 to 29, were so emaciated the older ones still looked like children. (A Elvis Chapel via AP)
Grandparents shocked by reports of 13 starved grandchildrenThe grandparents of 13 starved and tortured children say their son's family looked happy and healthy when they last visited California six years ago
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Romane Petit, center, and other protestors sit on a downtown street as they march in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Temporary Protected Status (TPS) programs for immigrants, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
Haitians face hurdles after protected status renewal delaysHaitian community leaders say thousands of Haitian immigrants living in the US legally will face employment and travel hurdles because President Donald Trump's administration has delayed the process of re-registering those with temporary protected status
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - This file photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Anthony Allen Shore. Shore, a Houston-area sex offender who was convicted of killing a young woman and confessed to three more strangling deaths, is set for lethal injection in Texas on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, in what would be the first U.S. execution of 2018. (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP, File)
Texas 'Tourniquet Killer' set to be 1st US execution in 2018A man who became known as Houston's 'Tourniquet Killer' because of his signature murder technique on four female victims is set to become the nation's first prisoner executed in 2018
The Associated Press9 hours ago
President Donald Trump, accompanied by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., speaks to members of the media as they arrive for a dinner at Trump International Golf Club in in West Palm Beach, Fla., Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Lawmakers ask if states or feds should alert about missilesNearly 40 terrifying minutes passed between the time Hawaii officials fired off a bogus alert about an incoming missile and the moment the notice was canceled, raising questions about whether a state should be solely responsible for such notices
The Associated Press9 hours ago
17-year-old girl called police after escaping from home.
The Latest: Experts say escape tough for captive childrenPsychiatrists are not surprised it took years for a 17-year-old California girl to escape the house where her parents allegedly starved and tortured their 13 children
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Front loaders dump snow into a melter while clearing the apron around Gates C and D at Terminal B at LaGuardia Airport, Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, in New York. All flights have been suspended temporarily at JFK and LaGuardia airports due to wind and whiteout conditions. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Luggage limbo: Bags still missing after JFK airport woesOver a week after winter weather woes snowballed into a long weekend of dysfunction at New York's Kennedy Airport, some passengers are still waiting for their baggage
The Associated Press10 hours ago
In this Oct. 29, 2011 image made from a video provided by A Elvis Chapel, David Allen Turpin and his wife, Louise Anna Turpin, kiss while celebrating a renewal of their wedding vows with Elvis impersonator Kent Ripley, at right, in Las Vegas. The couple was arrested Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, after authorities found their malnourished children in their home in suburban Perris, Calif., 60 miles (96 kilometers) southeast of Los Angeles. The couples' 13 children, ages 2 to 29, were so emaciated the older ones still looked like children. (A Elvis Chapel via AP)
13 siblings held captive were likely coerced to remain quietPsychiatrists: Siblings held captive in California home were probably coerced to stay quiet
The Associated Press11 hours ago
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