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LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) — A jury on Friday found a man guilty of murder after his pit bulls mauled a woman to death in a high desert town in California where residents said they carried rocks and guns for protection against packs of dogs.Alex Don ...more

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma City police officer was charged Friday with 16 counts, including rape and sexual battery, after being accused of assaulting at least eight women while on patrol.Daniel Holtzclaw, 27, also faces charges of forcibl ...more

AP News - 21 mins ago

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Kevin Harvick has won the pole for the NASCARs Sprint Cup Series race Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway.Harvick turned a fast lap of 29.118 seconds Friday night, as drivers sought track time with cloud cover and cooler t ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The advocacy group for the adult film industry has called off a production moratorium after just a day because a performer's HIV test turned out to be a false positive.The Free Speech Coalition said in a statement Friday that ...more

AP News - 39 mins ago

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Prosecutors on Friday charged a former Wisconsin sheriff's deputy suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease with shooting his wife and sister-in-law to death earlier this month.Former Dane County Sheriff's Deputy Andrew Steele, 39 ...more

AP News - 40 mins ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375.The cake, still in its original white and silver presentation box, was sold online Thursday by Nate D. Sanders Au ...more

AP News - 43 mins ago

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) are asking to delay his trial until at least September 2015.In a court filing Friday, the attorneys said his Nov. 3 trial date would give the ...more

AP News - 44 mins ago

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Will Power has been through too much heartbreak for too many IndyCar seasons to think his first series championship would be simple.He certainly didn't seem surprised Friday when a poor qualifying lap on a sizzling Califor ...more

AP News - 48 mins ago

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Will Power has struggled in qualifying for the final race of the IndyCar season, leaving the series leader starting in 21st place when he chases his first championship.Power had the second-worst performance in qualifying, ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An attorney for Tracy Morgan says the former "Saturday Night Live" actor is having a tough time recovering from a June accident on the New Jersey Turnpike that left a fellow comedian dead.Attorney Benedict Morelli tells The ...more