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AP News - Jul 22, 2014 3:15 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A man who says he is the father of two of three teens charged with fatally beating two homeless men says that they too were once homeless, and he has no idea what prompted the brutal Friday night attack that police say left the ...more

AP News - Jul 22, 2014 12:48 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Three teenagers accused of fatally beating two homeless men beyond recognition with cinder blocks, bricks and a metal fence pole may have been terrorizing transients around Albuquerque for months, police said Monday.A ma ...more

AP News - Jul 21, 2014 6:22 PM

Max Steinberg and Nissim Sean Carmeli grew up in America and had a passion for Israel.Their love of that nation led both to join the Israel Defense Forces and fight against Hamas in Gaza Strip, where they were killed Sunday.Steinberg, 24, ...more

AP News - Jul 21, 2014 8:51 AM

NEW YORK (AP) — Four emergency workers involved in the medical response for a New York City man who died in police custody after being put in an apparent chokehold have been barred from responding to 911 calls, the Fire Department of New York said. ...more

AP News - Jul 20, 2014 3:02 PM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ohio (AP) — An Army veteran who hurt his back during the Iraq War is worried a citation will result in him losing his 14 pet ducks, which he says are therapeutic.Darin Welker said officials in the village of West Lafayette told h ...more

AP News - Jul 17, 2014 2:37 AM

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Palestinian-American teenager who relatives say was beaten by Israeli authorities returned home to Florida late Wednesday, saying he will never think of freedom in the same way again.Tariq Abu Khdeir, 15, and his mother fl ...more

AP News - Jul 16, 2014 6:10 PM

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A 26-year-old man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter more than a year after he hugged a 14-month-old child so tightly that the boy stopped breathing and died, Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell said Wednesday.

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AP News - Jul 15, 2014 5:43 PM

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a judge on Tuesday to allow them to bolster their request to move his trial outside of Massachusetts.In a written motion, Tsarnaev's lawyers asked U.S. District Ju ...more

AP News - Jul 14, 2014 5:13 PM

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Rodeo cowboy Frank Koloski has been gored before, but never at an event he sponsored.The founder and co-owner of Rodeo Alaska on Saturday was promoting and participating in the Alaska Sales & Service Bear Paw Rodeo R ...more

AP News - Jul 14, 2014 4:41 PM

FRUITLAND PARK, Fla. (AP) — Two police officers are no longer with the city department here after a law enforcement report tied them to the Ku Klux Klan, an official said Monday.Deputy Chief David Borst resigned and Officer George Hunnewell was ...more