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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A fire that raged overnight on the underside of an old wooden wharf was finally quelled Tuesday but not before all container terminals at the Port of Los Angeles and several in adjacent Long Beach harbor were shut down because of wor ...more

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A woman who noticed a baby in a hot car in a parking lot in San Antonio used a tire iron to smash the windshield and rescue the child.Angela Radtke (RAD'-kee) said Monday that she knew she had to get the baby out of the locked ...more

AP News - 14 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called Tuesday for North Korea to shut down its "evil system" of prison camps.Kerry spoke at a gathering of foreign officials and activists to draw attention to the findings of a U.N. commission ...more

AP News - 17 mins ago

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A pastor says the man who killed two former co-workers and then himself at a UPS warehouse had told some people that he was having problems at work but never suggested that the situation might turn violent.A law enforceme ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A former developer has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for fraudulently obtaining tax credits and then plotting to flee the country while he was supposed to be liquidating assets to raise money to repay his victims.Pros ...more

AP News - 24 mins ago

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Four companies have proposed an $8 billion project to supply the Los Angeles area with large amounts of electricity from a wind farm in Wyoming. Here are a few things to know about the ambitious project:— COMPRESSED AIR: Wy ...more

AP News - 31 mins ago

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords has been named a "change maker" by the YWCA during its annual women leadership conference in Tucson.Giffords, who was shot in the head at a public event in 2011 that left six peopl ...more

AP News - 32 mins ago

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A former personal trainer who broke free from an Arizona jail by hoisting himself atop a basketball hoop and pulling apart a security fence is back in custody after months on the run, authorities said Tuesday.Authorities ...more

AP News - 34 mins ago

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police officers often deliver citations, and in urgent circumstances they've been known to deliver a baby. Now, here comes pizza.When a Pizza Hut driver hurt his neck and back in a crash earlier this month, two Portland Pol ...more

AP News - 38 mins ago

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A veteran race driver from California may have been distracted for a moment before his silver 1997 Porsche 993 crashed off a sweeping turn and exploded into a fireball close to the finish line of a high-speed highway road rally in rura ...more