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AP News - Aug 27, 2015 8:59 PM

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. MAN WHO KILLED FORMER CO-WORKERS ON LIVE TV HAD TURBULENT PASTEx-colleagues describe Vester Flanagan as a man whose hair-trigger tem ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2015 8:58 PM

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Visiting residents on tidy porch stoops and sampling the fried chicken at a corner restaurant, President Barack Obama held out the people of New Orleans on Thursday as an extraordinary example of renewal and resilience 10 years after ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2015 8:56 PM

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Justin Wilson's race car will be back on track for the IndyCar season finale.Andretti Autosport announced Thursday that series veteran Oriol Servia will drive Wilson's No. 25 Honda at Sonoma Raceway this weekend.Wils ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2015 8:52 PM

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The federal government plans to spend more than $200 million over the next three years on programs to protect greater sage grouse in Western states — regardless of whether the bird receives federal protections, U.S. Agriculture Se ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2015 8:37 PM

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a South Florida man told a prostitute that he was a police officer and that he would arrest her if she refused to have sex without a condom.The Broward Sheriff's Office reports that 22-year-old Mark W ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2015 8:20 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — A former franchisee alerted an executive in charge of Subway's advertising in 2008 about her concerns about pitchman Jared Fogle, according to her lawyer.Cindy Mills exchanged phone numbers with Fogle after they met at an event, ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2015 8:02 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — A Manhattan man looking to acquire ricin so he could sell "simple and easy death pills" and guarantee "risk-free" murder was convicted of federal charges Thursday.The jury returned the verdict against 22-year-old Cheng Le after a ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2015 7:52 PM

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The long-term benefit of getting Peyton Manning so much rest this summer is that he should be fresher in December.The downside?September might not be so smooth.With longtime apprentice Brock Osweiler getting ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2015 7:51 PM

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Pacific walrus have come ashore on the northwest coast of Alaska in what has become an annual sign of the effects of climate change."There appears to be several thousand animals up there," said Andrea Medeiros, spokeswom ...more

AP News - Aug 27, 2015 7:48 PM

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A student who Mississippi State University officials say threatened to kill himself and others will face misdemeanor disorderly conduct charges and has been referred for a mental and psychological evaluation.MSU police arre ...more