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The Latest: Arrest order for 4 suspects in Spain attacks

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local): 7:30 p.m. An official with a union for Spain's Civil Guard police force says a court has...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:32

Finnish police shoot man who stabs 8 people in Turku; 2 dead

HELSINKI (AP) — A man stabbed eight people Friday in Finland's western city of Turku, killing two of them, before police shot him in the thigh and detained him, police...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:30

Mourners remember Virginia trooper killed in copter crash

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A state police trooper who died in the fatal crash of a helicopter that had been monitoring a violent white-nationalist protest in Charlottesville was remembered Friday...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:27

Golden retriever digs up heroin in Oregon backyard

MCMINNVILLE, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon family's golden retriever has been honored by a sheriff for digging up $85,000 worth of black tar heroin in a family's backyard. KATU-TV reported...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:26

Triplets born before Joplin tornado head to kindergarten

JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — Triplets born prematurely just five days before a deadly tornado slammed Joplin, Missouri, have started school. The Joplin Globe reports that the sisters arrived eight weeks...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:24

Lawmaker who made Trump assassination remark may face ouster

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri lawmaker who temporarily posted a Facebook comment hoping for President Donald Trump's assassination could face an effort to remove her from office. Republican...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:19

Syrian army, Hezbollah allies attack IS near Lebanon border

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces and allied Lebanese militant Hezbollah fighters have captured several Islamic State positions on strategic hilltops along the Syrian-Lebanese border, a military outlet said Friday...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:15

UN aid chief: War in Yemen causing famine, cholera

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. humanitarian chief is decrying the war in Yemen, where air strikes and armed clashes have increased dramatically and millions of people face the specter...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:14

Lawmaker charged with hitting political foe during recount

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire representative is charged with hitting a political foe on the head while they were observing a state Senate race recount. The Concord Monitor...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:11

The Latest: White House strategist Steve Bannon is out

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on reaction to President Donald Trump, the terrorist attack in Barcelona and the Charlottesville violence (all times local): 1:00 p.m. President Donald Trump's chief...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:09

Minneapolis taps new chief in wake of Damond shooting

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis City Council members unanimously confirmed a new police chief on Friday after his predecessor was ousted following an officer's fatal shooting of an Australian woman who...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:07

The Latest: Police check if Barcelona van driver among dead

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local): 6:55 p.m. A regional police official in Spain says that authorities are investigating whether the Barcelona van...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:07

Noose found handing outside Alabama church

FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a noose was founding hanging outside a north Alabama church. WHNT reports that the noose was found hanging outside St. John Primitive...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:03

AP sources: Strategist Steve Bannon leaving White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is leaving his White House post. That's according to two people familiar with the decision who demanded anonymity because they were...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:03

The Latest: Dallas police prepare for weekend rally

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on weekend rallies related to last week's Charlottesville, Virginia, protests (all times local): 1 p.m. Dallas police are preparing for a rally against white supremacy...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:02

Montana wildfire grows, destroys buildings

LOLO, Mont. (AP) — A wildfire that forced the evacuation of nearly 750 homes in Montana has moved past control lines and burned some buildings in an evacuation zone. Fire...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:01

US post offices in path of eclipse offer special postmarks

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — More than 110 U.S. Postal Service offices are offering special postmarks for Monday's total solar eclipse. The post offices are in or near the path of...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:01

Spanish court issues order to find and capture 4 suspects in Barcelona and Cambrils attacks, police union official says

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spanish court issues order to find and capture 4 suspects in Barcelona and Cambrils attacks, police union official says.
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 09:59

Principal who threatened to punch teen student resigns

CHURCHILL, Pa. (AP) — Former principal who was placed on leave after state officials published recordings of him threatening to punch a 14-year-old student will likely receive a benefits package...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 09:58

Source: Trump adviser Steve Bannon is leaving White House post

WASHINGTON (AP) — Source: Trump adviser Steve Bannon is leaving White House post.
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 09:54

Official: Police investigating whether Barcelona van attack driver among suspects killed in Cambrils, but can't confirm

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Official: Police investigating whether Barcelona van attack driver among suspects killed in Cambrils, but can't confirm.
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 09:52

Dashcam video raises questions about officer use of force

CLEVELAND (AP) — Dashcam video of a white officer repeatedly punching a black man and hitting his head on pavement appears to show a different sequence of events than how...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 09:48

Police: 3 children found dead in Maryland home

CLINTON, Md. (AP) — Police said Friday they are determined to make an arrest in the killings of three children in a home outside Washington, D.C. An adult family member...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 09:47

The Latest: Corker says criticism meant to influence Trump

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on reaction to President Donald Trump, the terrorist attack in Barcelona and the Charlottesville violence (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Sen. Bob Corker says...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 09:45

Alleged Yahoo hacker in Canada agrees to extradition to US

HAMILTON, Ontario (AP) — A Canadian man accused in a massive hack of Yahoo emails agreed Friday to forgo his extradition hearing and go face the charges in the United...
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 09:45

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