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AP News - Aug 27, 2015 12:20 AM

SUNSET, La. (AP) — The latest on a police officer being shot and three people being stabbed in Sunset, La. (all times are local).10:30 p.m.A Louisiana police chief says a police officer responding to a domestic call was a cousin of the ma ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 11:51 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams is trying to ignore "the elephant in the room" ahead of the U.S. Open."I'm OK with it. I'm really not even talking about it," the tennis pro said at an event in New York on Wednesday.If she wins the U.S. Op ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 10:56 PM

MONETA, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local):8 p.m.President Barack Obama says the fatal on-air shooting of two Virginia TV station employees is heartbreaking.Obama s ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 10:54 PM

Alison Parker and Adam Ward's colleagues at TV station WDBJ saved their tears for off the air.The news became personal for the CBS affiliate in Virginia when reporter Parker and cameraman Ward were fatally shot during a live broadcast Wednesday, ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 10:31 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Monument will open as scheduled at 9 a.m. on Thursday. Elevator technicians have completed their work and cleared the elevator for service. Ticket distribution for Thursday visits will begin at 8:30 a.m. at the Washingt ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 9:34 PM

SUNSET, La. (AP) — Sheriff: Louisiana officer shot responding to domestic dispute and 1 stabbing victim have died. ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 9:24 PM

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Santa Clara County grand jury indicted former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald on one count of rape of an intoxicated person.The announcement came Wednesday, with the indictment stemming from an incident ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 9:15 PM

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona severed ties Wednesday with a private prison operator over what the state says was a string of troubling security and training lapses that led to violent riots in July.Gov. Doug Ducey announced the action against Centervil ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 9:08 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Al Sharpton is losing his daily show on MSNBC, with the network saying he'll be downshifted to the weekend.Sharpton's "Politics Nation" has aired at 6 p.m. EDT on weeknights for the past four years at the ratings-challenged news ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 8:22 PM

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee judge on Wednesday upheld the state's lethal injection process for executing inmates.Davidson County Chancery Judge Claudia Bonnyman said from the bench that the plaintiffs, 33 death row inmates, didn't prove ...more