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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — After former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell took the stand in his corruption trial, a narrative worthy of a nighttime soap opera got even juicier.Jurors had already heard how his wife, Maureen, had turned the Executive Mansion ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton is stressing the importance of keeping violence out of a New York City rally over the chokehold death of an unarmed black man by a white police officer.Sharpton made his remarks Saturday morning at the Mt. Si ...more

AP News - 51 mins ago

RAYMONDVILLE, Texas (AP) — On land once used to grow watermelons and grain, 8-foot tall marijuana plants swayed under a canopy of mesquite. White pipes and a pump diverted water from a canal, delivered to the 60-foot long rows by carefully excavated tr ...more

AP News - 53 mins ago

EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — It's summertime in the Hamptons and the biggest buzz is coming from the sky.Complaints about noise coming from aircraft ferrying visitors and locals to and from one of America's best-known playgrounds for the rich and f ...more

AP News - 55 mins ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gay bathhouses that once remained in the shadows to stay in business are now seeking attention to keep their doors open.Some are doing aggressive online advertising and community outreach. Others tout their upscale amenities l ...more

AP News - 57 mins ago

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Life in this working-class St. Louis suburb of modest brick homes and low-rise apartments hasn't been the same since Angelia Dickens' son tearfully told her, "The police shot a boy."Since that news two weeks ago, she has bee ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — It's summertime in the Hamptons and the biggest buzz is coming from the sky.Complaints about noise coming from aircraft ferrying visitors and locals to and from one of America's best-known playgrounds for the rich and f ...more

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SPA, Belgium (AP) — Nico Rosberg will start the Belgian Grand Prix from pole position after holding off a strong challenge from his Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton in qualifying on Saturday.Hamilton was ahead of Rosberg on the first two time split ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — For three years, President Barack Obama has resisted the pull of potential U.S. military action in Syria.He has held firm even as the civil war's death toll climbed toward 200,000, the Syrian government used chemical weapons ag ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma City police officer arrested on charges of serial sexual assault preyed on women in the rundown neighborhoods he was assigned to patrol — picking some up off the street, pulling others over at traffic stops and in one c ...more