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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:1. OBAMA VOWS SUSTAINED CAMPAIGN VS. ISLAMIC MILITANTSThe U.S. president and other leaders say that American and Arab airstrikes ag ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two people have been wounded in a shooting at a central Florida mall, and police are trying to determine if two men found dead a short time later in a crashed vehicle are connected.Kissimmee police say in a ...more

AP News - 23 mins ago

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

AP News - 24 mins ago

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An explosion at a natural gas storage tank injured four workers on Tuesday in western Wyoming, authorities said.The blast occurred as a maintenance crew was cleaning out the tank in the desert about 30 miles northwest of Gr ...more

AP News - 36 mins ago

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An alliance of four companies has 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:— COMP ...more

AP News - 38 mins ago

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — State and federal officials sought Tuesday to bring order to California's boom for renewable-energy plants in the Mojave and other southern California deserts, releasing a roadmap covering 22.5 million acres that designates some ar ...more

AP News - 46 mins ago

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The man authorities believe was the last person seen with a missing University of Virginia student has been charged with abduction with intent to defile, police said Tuesday night.Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy ...more

AP News - 53 mins ago

HOUSTON (AP) — The girlfriend of a Texas researcher who prosecutors allege was poisoned by a woman with whom he was having an affair testified Tuesday that her boyfriend suspected the woman was responsible but was afraid to contact authorities.E ...more

AP News - 56 mins ago

OSO, Wash. (AP) — Traffic was for the most part flowing freely in two directions on a state highway that was blocked by a huge landslide six months ago in Washington state that killed 43 people.State Highway 530 reopened to two-way, 50-mph traff ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana's parole board has decided to release former quarterback Ryan Leaf to authorities in Texas, where he was recently sentenced for violating his probation.The ex-San Diego Chargers and Washington State player has served ...more