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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Even if the suspect at the center of a national immigration debate accidentally fired the shot that killed a young woman on San Francisco's Pier 14, it may not help his case.A jury can still conclude that simply handling a s ...more

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina state prosecutors announced Friday that they won't retry a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man, saying that talking with jurors after the mistrial helped convince them they cannot get a convict ...more

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NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) — A pilot died when his propeller-driven stunt plane crashed while he was practicing tricks for a weekend air show in New York's Hudson Valley, state police said Friday.Trooper Steven Nevel said the accident happened aroun ...more

AP News - 24 mins ago

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California doctor known as the "Candy Man" has been convicted of illegally prescribing painkillers that authorities said led to the overdose deaths of 20 patients.Dr. Julio Diaz was found guilty Friday in Santa Ana of ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Sage Karam says he has sought counseling this week from a psychologist to deal with his emotions following the death of Justin Wilson.Wilson died of a head injury Monday, a day after he was struck in the helmet by a piece o ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

Homeowners frantically asked for help as a swiftly moving wildfire headed toward their houses, 911 audio calls show, and dispatchers tried to clear up confusion over injured firefighters from a blaze in Washington state that ultimately killed three fir ...more

AP News - 27 mins ago

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter is setting modest goals to diversify its workforce while it fights a proposed class-action lawsuit that says the online messaging service discriminates against its female employees.The hiring targets were released Fr ...more

AP News - 44 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Columbia University has asked a judge to reject a student's lawsuit alleging it failed to protect him after a onetime friend called him a "serial rapist" and carried a mattress around campus to protest sexual abuse.The New York C ...more

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The National Hurricane Center said Friday that Tropical Storm Erika is forecast to weaken into a tropical depression.During the 5 p.m. announcement, meteorologists said they expect Erika to be downgraded to a depressi ...more

AP News - 50 mins ago

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City last year has testified that he wishes he could have killed more.Frazier Glenn Miller Jr., who is acting as his own attorney, calle ...more