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DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A gunman who was persuaded by a bookkeeper to surrender during a 2013 gun battle with police at a school near Atlanta pleaded guilty to multiple charges Tuesday and was sentenced to 20 years in prison.Michael Brandon Hill, 21 ...more

AP News - 17 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Amtrak says it's now providing limited service from Washington to Philadelphia and Wilmington, Delaware.Amtrak had suspended service on the Acela Express and on the Northeast Regional lines Tuesday morning because of downed ove ...more

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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Captain Citrus was born in 2011 as a big, fat talking orange wearing a green cape. Now he's being transformed into a buff Marvel Comics superhero who will fight evil alongside the likes of Captain America.His first mission? Pr ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

DUVALL, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say an officer in Washington state who had been shot in the leg by a suspect got back into his patrol car and pursued the fleeing man.The King County Investigative Response Team says the Duvall police sergeant, a ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

Authorities say they've made progress in their effort to catch the gunman who ambushed two Pennsylvania State Police troopers, killing one and injuring the other.Trooper Tom Kelly, a state police spokesman, says investigators have made progress ...more

AP News - 57 mins ago

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a Washington state man fed up with barking fatally shot his neighbors' dog in front of them. But the corgi apparently wasn't the one barking.KIRO News reports (http://is.gd/PvKtNu ) that David William Lat ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

CINCINNATI (AP) — A crime victim advocate's use of decks of cards intended to help solve cold-case homicides is getting a boost from some Cincinnati officials.City officials have pledged to help Hope Dudley produce the decks of cards that she wa ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is declining to say whether it will oppose Venezuela's bid to grab a non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council.State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said Monday that it's up to Latin A ...more

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STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — A 27-year-old Connecticut man has been charged with stealing $100 in birthday money from an autistic man in a crime that was captured by video cameras.Police say they charged Steven St. Jacques of Stamford on Monday with s ...more

AP News - 2 hour ago

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — The FBI is investigating after a police officer in suburban Kansas City, Missouri, used a stun gun to subdue a 17-year-old during a traffic stop, leaving him hospitalized in critical condition.An Independence police offi ...more