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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Four of five inmates were caught Saturday night, a day after their escape from a central California jail, authorities said. The fifth man remained at large.A pair of special sheriff's units caught the four men about 24 hours ...more

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POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — An armed man surrendered Saturday night following an 18-hour standoff on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation in southeast Idaho, authorities said.There were no reports of any injuries as a result of the confrontation, which ...more

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CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — The suspect in the deadly ambush at a state police barracks in a remote part of northeastern Pennsylvania remained at large for an eighth day Saturday as police appeared to have narrowed their search, largely shutting down the ar ...more

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SPARTA, Ky. (AP) — Brendan Gaughan surged past rookies Chase Elliott and Ty Dillon in a wild three-wide run after a final restart for a hard-earned victory in Saturday night's 300-mile Nationwide Series race at Kentucky Speedway.Elliott and Dill ...more

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BEAVER DAM, Wis. (AP) — Sprint car driver Scott Semmelmann was killed in a wreck during practice for a race Saturday night at Beaver Dam Raceway.Beaver Dam Raceway general manager Carolyn Mueller and Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Car Series ...more

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BEAVER DAM, Wis. (AP) — Sprint car driver Scott Semmelmann killed in wreck during practice at Wisconsin dirt track. ...more

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POLLOCK PINES, Calif. (AP) — Assessment teams sought Saturday to find out just how many structures have been damaged or destroyed by a massive wildfire that threatens thousands of homes in Northern California.While officials confirmed that sever ...more

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As the leader of two American dioceses, Roman Catholic Bishop Blase Cupich has staked out a firm position in the middle of the road.He has spoken out against same-sex marriage and against conservative hostility toward gay rights advocates. He ha ...more

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LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Cole Custer's first stand as a NASCAR winner landed him in the stock car record book.Custer became the youngest winner in a NASCAR national series race at 16, taking the checkered flag at New Hampshire in his seventh career T ...more

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ENNIS, Texas (AP) — Tony Schumacher won in Top Fuel and Matt Hagan topped the Funny Car field to give Don Schumacher Racing a nitro sweep Saturday in the rain-delayed finals from the NHRA Carolina NationalsJonathan Gray won in Pro Stock and Eddi ...more