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5 members of Texas family, including infant, found shot dead

BLANCHARD, Texas (AP) — Sheriff's officials say five members of an East Texas family, including a 15-month-old child, have been found dead at the family's home. Polk County sheriff's officials...
Feb. 11, 2019

Richmond leaders approve renaming street after Arthur Ashe

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Richmond City Council has approved a proposal to rename a historic street after tennis champion Arthur Ashe Jr. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that on Monday...
Feb. 11, 2019

Agency defends officers who used stun gun on handcuffed man

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Officials at a police department in metro Phoenix defended its officers who were captured on body-camera video repeatedly shooting a handcuffed man with a stun gun...
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: Trump Jr: 'Loser teachers' try to sell socialism

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and Beto O'Rourke in Texas (all times local): 7:15 p.m. Donald Trump Jr. is telling a crowd in Texas...
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: Havanese tops pug in toy group at Westminster

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Westminster Kennel Club dog show (all times local): 9:05 p.m. Bono the Havanese has won the toy group at Westminster, besting Biggie...
Feb. 11, 2019

Lawmakers reach deal on border wall funding

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional negotiators announced an agreement late Monday to prevent a government shutdown and finance construction of new barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, overcoming a late-stage hang-up over...
Feb. 11, 2019

California judge will keep Planned Parenthood names sealed

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California judge ruled Monday that the names of 14 Planned Parenthood workers and others will remain sealed during the prosecution of two anti-abortion activists charged...
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: Agency defends stun-gun use on handcuffed man

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a federal lawsuit filed over alleged excessive force by suburban Phoenix police (all times local): 7 p.m. Officials at a police department in...
Feb. 11, 2019

Rapper YoungBoy arrested on disorderly conduct charge

ATLANTA (AP) — Officials say the rapper known as YoungBoy Never Broke Again has been arrested at an Atlanta hotel on disorderly conduct charges. News outlets report that Kentrell Gaulden,...
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: Cruz says Texans know it's time to build wall

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and Beto O'Rourke in Texas (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas says that when...
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: Police: Torn letters key to 1986 killing of boy

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of a 60-year-old Florida woman accused of killing her 3-year-old son and reporting the boy missing while living in the Las...
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: Dachshund wins hound group at Westminster

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Westminster Kennel Club dog show (all times local): 8:22 p.m. Could it be, could a dachshund really win Westminster? This is the...
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: Negotiators say they've agreed on border bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on government negotiations over border security (all times local): 8:30 p.m. Negotiators in Congress say they have reached an agreement in principle to fund the...
Feb. 11, 2019

AP Photos: Naked pot-smoking sect grows at Indian Hindu fest

PRAYAGRAJ, India (AP) — At the world's largest pilgrimage in Prayagraj in northern India, tens of millions of Hindu faithful travel to the sacred sangam — the confluence of three...
Feb. 11, 2019

Negotiators from both parties say lawmakers have reached an agreement in principle to fund government, avoid shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Negotiators from both parties say lawmakers have reached an agreement in principle to fund government, avoid shutdown.
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: Trump: Rep. Omar should be ashamed of comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar's tweets on the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (all times local): 8:10 p.m. President Donald Trump says freshman Democratic congresswoman...
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: O'Rourke leads march ahead of Trump visit

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and Beto O'Rourke in Texas (all times local): 6:10 p.m. Beto O'Rourke is marching with thousands of protesters through...
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: Talks back on track in effort to avert shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on government negotiations over border security (all times local): 8:15 p.m. Congressional negotiators say politically freighted talks on border security are back on track as...
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: Judge keeps Planned Parenthood names sealed

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on Undercover Planned Parenthood video case (all times local): 5 p.m. A judge says the names of 14 Planned Parenthood workers and others will...
Feb. 11, 2019

Utah reduces voter-backed Medicaid expansion in rare move

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah passed sweeping changes to a voter-approved Medicaid expansion Monday, cutting the number of people covered nearly in half and adding work requirements that the...
Feb. 11, 2019

Nanny accused of force-feeding infant convicted of murder

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — A nanny accused of fatally force-feeding an eight-month-old because the crying child disturbed her nap has been convicted of murder in Maryland. The Washington Post...
Feb. 11, 2019

Parkland mom: 'I feel that Alyssa is still coming home'

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Every morning, Lori Alhadeff makes breakfast for her two boys, gets dressed and sprays on her daughter's Victoria's Secret perfume. The scent is part of her...
Feb. 11, 2019

Search for missing 9-year-old girl in South Dakota on hold

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Authorities have put on hold the search for a 9-year-old girl who ran away from a residential youth home amid frigid weather more than a...
Feb. 11, 2019

Ex-Chilean bishop returns to face allegations of sex abuse

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A Catholic movement says former Chilean bishop Francisco Cox has returned to the country to face accusations of sex abuse after spending 17 years in Germany...
Feb. 11, 2019

The Latest: Denver mayor says striking teachers deserve more

DENVER (AP) — The Latest on the Denver teacher strike (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock says the city's striking teachers deserve better pay. In a series...
Feb. 11, 2019

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