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AP News - Apr 17, 2015 9:09 PM

HONOLULU (AP) — A group of Native Hawaiians wants to bring back a centuries-old island burial practice that it says is more environmentally friendly than some modern interment methods.Traditional "clean burials" involve cleansing the deceased by ...more

AP News - Apr 17, 2015 9:09 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A 22-year-old University of Kentucky student was shot and killed a block from the Lexington campus Friday morning in what police believe was a random robbery gone awry.Jonathan W. Krueger, a junior communications major and ...more

AP News - Apr 17, 2015 8:44 PM

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities removed five bodies from a Phoenix home Friday where they say a man shot and killed his mother, two brothers and one of their wives before taking his own life.Police identified the shooter as 50-year-old Driss Diaeddin ...more

AP News - Apr 17, 2015 8:39 PM

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Team Penske drivers Will Power and Simon Pagenaud have the fastest time through two rounds of practice at the Grand Prix of Long Beach.Power had a time of 1 minute, 7.5485 seconds during his second practice session arou ...more

AP News - Apr 17, 2015 8:35 PM

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — ESPN suspended reporter Britt McHenry on Thursday after a video surfaced of her insulting a towing company clerk's intelligence, job and appearance.ESPN spokesman Josh Krulewitz said in a statement that McHenry has been sus ...more

AP News - Apr 17, 2015 8:34 PM

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A family was awarded the rights to 10 rare gold coins possibly worth $80 million or more on Friday after a U.S. appeals court overturned a jury verdict.U.S. Department of the Treasury officials insist the $20 Double Eagles we ...more

AP News - Apr 17, 2015 8:32 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — New Yorkers may soon be able to count calories burned and miles traveled while pedaling Citi Bikes, the popular bicycle-sharing program with a troubled history that is undergoing a major overhaul under new leadership.The new CEO ...more

AP News - Apr 17, 2015 8:13 PM

SIDNEY, Mont. (AP) — A man was sentenced to 100 years in prison Friday in a Montana teacher's murder — a case that local officials say robbed the victim's rural hometown of its innocence amid an oil boom that's swept across the Northern Plains.M ...more

AP News - Apr 17, 2015 8:11 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The mystery of who's been spiriting away barrels of Kentucky bourbon might soon have a resolution, as authorities seem close to revealing details about a possible theft ring.So far, one person has been arrested in the thef ...more

AP News - Apr 17, 2015 7:47 PM

DUNCAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma teenager whose attorney said he only meant to scare an Australian college baseball player by firing a shot at him was convicted Friday of first-degree murder.The Stephens County jury found Chancey Allen Luna guil ...more