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AP News - 4 hours ago

Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.This week's gallery features a wild elephant walking throug ...more

AP News - 5 hours ago

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Where did El Nino go?Winter has suddenly switched off the rain and flipped on heat up to 95 degrees in California, raising jitters that the strong El Nino might not be the drought-buster the crispy state had hoped."F ...more

AP News - 6 hours ago

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nuns who faced possible eviction from San Francisco's gritty Tenderloin district because of a rent increase have won a reprieve.Lawyers for the nuns and landlord, with help from motivational speaker Tony Robbins, reached a d ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

DENVER (AP) — The mother of Columbine High School shooter Dylan Klebold says she didn't know anything was wrong with her son before the 1999 attack, and she prayed for his death when she heard he was involved and that the rampage might still be underwa ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A shooting at a suburban Phoenix high school that killed two 15-year-old girls and caused panic among parents was a murder-suicide, police said.Police announced that a suicide note was found at the scene of the shooting Fr ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes said Friday he plans to take legal action against the Environmental Protection Agency following reports that it didn't alert the state to river contamination after a massive mine waste spill.


AP News - 10 hours ago

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Police said they were called to the residence of "affluenza teen" Ethan Couch's father on Friday to investigate claims that Fred Couch attacked his girlfriend, but she wouldn't cooperate and no charges were filed.Tarrant ...more

AP News - 11 hours ago

Faculty members of Mount St. Mary's University voted overwhelmingly Friday to ask the embattled president of the rural Maryland school to resign by Monday morning.They sent Simon Newman a letter announcing the 87-3 vote despite his announcement ...more

AP News - 11 hours ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer called Friday for third-party air quality testing to confirm that a massive natural gas leak near Los Angeles has been permanently sealed and it's safe for residents to return home.Boxer met with reside ...more

AP News - 12 hours ago

HALF MOON BAY, Calif. (AP) — Northern Californian Nic Lamb won the prestigious big-wave surfing contest known as the Titans of Mavericks Friday.Lamb, 27, outlasted 23 competitors and a big wipeout to capture the 10th championship with a $120,000 ...more