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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas has died after a car accident near his home, according to police.Metro Nashville Police said Bironas, 36, lost control on a curve in his 2009 GMC Yukon Denali and crashed after 1 ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service is boosting security outside the White House following an embarrassing security breach in which an intruder with a knife scaled the White House fence, dashed across the lawn and made it all the way inside before age ...more

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POLLOCK PINES, Calif. (AP) — As an expanding wildfire in Northern California kept nearly 3,000 people from their homes, teams sought to find out how many structured had already been lost to the huge blaze, authorities said.While officials confir ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is applauding the power-sharing deal signed by Afghanistan's two presidential candidates.The agreement resolves a drawn-out dispute that threatened to plunge Afghanistan into political turmoil while com ...more

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — It's show time at Mars.NASA's Maven spacecraft is on track to reach the red planet late Sunday night following a journey spanning 10 months and 442 million miles.If all goes well, the robotic explorer will slip ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Four of five inmates were caught Saturday night, a day after their escape from a central California jail, authorities said. The fifth man remained at large.A pair of special sheriff's units caught the four men about 24 hours ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

BEAVER DAM, Wis. (AP) — Sprint car driver Scott Semmelmann was killed in a wreck during practice for a race Saturday night at Beaver Dam Raceway.Beaver Dam Raceway general manager Carolyn Mueller and Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Car Series ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — An armed man surrendered Saturday night following an 18-hour standoff on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation in southeast Idaho, authorities said.There were no reports of any injuries as a result of the confrontation, which ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

SPARTA, Ky. (AP) — Brendan Gaughan surged past rookies Chase Elliott and Ty Dillon in a wild three-wide run after a final restart for a hard-earned victory in Saturday night's 300-mile Nationwide Series race at Kentucky Speedway.Elliott and Dill ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

BEAVER DAM, Wis. (AP) — Sprint car driver Scott Semmelmann killed in wreck during practice at Wisconsin dirt track. ...more