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AP News - Sep 13, 2014 11:38 AM

For more than two years, the U.S. Marshals Service has been on the hunt for Tommy Thompson, an oceanic engineer and treasure hunter who is now a wanted federal fugitive. Here are five things to know about Thompson, the treasure he found and the dispute ...more

AP News - Sep 11, 2014 10:59 PM

LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina man accused of killing his five children was an ex-convict whose homes were visited by social workers a dozen times in the past three years.The children seemed happy and well-adjusted despite occasional ...more

AP News - Sep 10, 2014 8:22 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — The Ray Rice story is not the first controversy Roger Goodell has faced during his eight-year tenure as NFL commissioner. Here's a look at some of them:RAY RICEGoodell suspended the Ravens running back for two games, then ...more

AP News - Sep 10, 2014 4:50 PM

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive three months ago, while league officers have insisted they didn't see the violent images until this week.The per ...more

AP News - Sep 09, 2014 8:26 AM

SLADE, Ky. (AP) — Rescue crews say an Ohio man who was camping with friends in central Kentucky's Red River Gorge is recovering after falling from a cliff while sleepwalking.Powell County Emergency Management told WKYT-TV (http://bit.ly/1puqDGb) ...more

AP News - Sep 03, 2014 3:37 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. intelligence analysis has concluded that American journalist Steven Sotloff was beheaded by Islamic State militants at some point after a similar killing of another U.S. reporter.State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki (S ...more

AP News - Aug 28, 2014 12:43 PM

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An FBI agent testified Thursday that former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife spent many nights together in the governor's mansion, a final effort to undercut the defense argument that the couple's failing marriage made a conspiracy ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2014 5:54 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Douglas McAuthur McCain, an American killed in Syria while fighting with the Islamic State group, was part of a growing number of Americans and other foreigners recruited by terror groups to help them wage war in the Mideast.W ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2014 4:53 PM

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two men were found dead in a river Wednesday, bound and weighted down with makeshift anchors and their throats slit, in drug-related abductions and killings that authorities said may have also been gang-related. A third victim who w ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2014 10:36 AM

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A U.S. journalist said Wednesday that he was overwhelmed to learn that so many "brave, determined and big-hearted" people were behind efforts to secure his release from a Syrian extremist group.Peter Theo Curtis, who was ...more