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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are moving higher in early afternoon trading Tuesday with energy stocks leading the way. Investors are keeping an eye on a two-day Federal Reserve meeting that got underway.KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia man who fired a gun at a home and was later banished from most of the state can live with his mother, but is not allowed out of the county, a judge ruled Tuesday.Fulton County Superior Court Judge Kimberly M. Esmond Adam ...more

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WEED, Calif. (AP) — Fire crews aided by calmer winds and aircraft knocked down a wildfire Tuesday that damaged or destroyed 100 homes and a church and forced more than 1,000 people to flee a small town near the Oregon border.As crews put out rem ...more

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DENVER (AP) — The parents of a woman killed in the Colorado theater shootings are suing four online retailers they say sold ammunition, tear gas and equipment used in the attack.The lawsuit was announced Tuesday by attorneys for the parents of J ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The supervisor drew his finger in a slashing motion moments after the final hand of blackjack had been dealt at Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino.And with that, gambling was done.The 30-year-old casino at the heart ...more

AP News - 36 mins ago

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Police prepared Tuesday to adjust their search area for a missing University of Virginia student, at least the fourth young woman to go missing in the area in the past five years.Charlottesville police Capt. Gary Plea ...more

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A troubled transgender girl whose imprisonment in Connecticut without criminal charges raised an outcry among her advocates escaped from custody Tuesday, state officials said.The teenager has been moved several times since ...more

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BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire woman accused of trying to kill her children by forcing them to drink bleach has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.Wendy Miller-Wright, of Seabrook, was charged last year with attempted murder.


AP News - 50 mins ago

Pennsylvania State Police have identified a suspect in the killing of a trooper and the critical wounding of another outside a rural barracks, a law enforcement official said Tuesday.An arrest warrant will be issued and state police were looking ...more

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AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police say an Ohio school bus driver sacrificed her life to save a 10-year-old girl during an evacuation drill outside a charter school.A police spokesman says the vehicle rolled over the 51-year-old driver Tuesday morning aft ...more