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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama prisoner who went to federal court seeking an abortion filed a court document Wednesday saying she'd changed her mind and wanted to give birth, after the state had sought to prevent her from undergoing the procedure.< ...more

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CINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge, with a prosecutor saying the officer "purposely killed him" and "should never h ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:1. DEBRIS FROM MISSING AIRLINER POSSIBLY FOUNDThe wing component is unique to the Boeing 777 — the same model as the Malaysia Airlin ...more

AP News - 21 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Under fire for its role in providing fetal tissue for research, Planned Parenthood asked the government's top health scientists Wednesday to convene a panel of independent experts to study the issues surrounding the little-known branc ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Lex the police dog from central Illinois is far from top dog in drug-sniffing skills.That's the core finding of a potentially influential new ruling from the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which considered the question of how ...more

AP News - 34 mins ago

CINCINNATI (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the investigation of the July 19 fatal shooting of a motorist after a traffic stop by a University of Cincinnati police officer (all times local):___8:40 p.m.A rally for a black ...more

AP News - 35 mins ago

GOLETA, Calif. (AP) — A 2-mile-long oil slick mysteriously materialized off the Southern California coast on Wednesday, but unlike a disastrous spill in the same area two months ago it didn't send any damaging crude ashore and was expected to dissipate ...more

Reuters News - 35 mins ago

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Wednesday confirmed Marine General Joseph Dunford as the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the top officer in the U.S. military. President Barack Obama had praised Dunford as a leader who helped ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California National Guard is using a drone to search El Dorado National Forest for a missing San Francisco teacher, marking the first time the Guard has used a drone for a search-and-rescue mission.The drone will collect ...more

AP News - 46 mins ago

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts officials have attended a memorial Mass near the Statehouse for a young girl whose body was found in a trash bag last month.Wednesday's service at the Paulist Center was organized by House Speaker Robert DeLeo. His le ...more