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AP News - Feb 05, 2016 8:28 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coast Guard says 2 small planes collide in midair over ocean off Los Angeles. ...more

AP News - Feb 05, 2016 8:19 PM

BOSTON (AP) — A winter storm packing heavy, wet snow gave New England its first real taste of winter Friday, toppling trees and knocking out power to more than 180,000 customers and threatening to cover some spots a foot deep.A 6-year-old girl w ...more

AP News - Feb 05, 2016 8:11 PM

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An athlete at an Oklahoma City high school was charged this week with a sex crime after police say an act the boy described as a wrestling maneuver was obscene groping.The incident, which occurred last month in a locker room ...more

AP News - Feb 05, 2016 8:10 PM

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a winter storm that dropped more than a foot of snow on some areas of the Northeast (all times local):8:05 p.m.Family members say a 6-year-old girl who was hit by a falling tree limb that fell in her backyard d ...more

AP News - Feb 05, 2016 7:57 PM

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A large bobcat was on the prowl for birdies at the Waste Management Phoenix Open.The bobcat sauntered between the first and second holes Friday afternoon, seemingly comfortable not far from the fans who packed the ground ...more

AP News - Feb 05, 2016 7:55 PM

DENVER (AP) — A 3 million-gallon spill from a southwestern Colorado gold mine last year may have dumped more than 880,000 pounds of metals into the Animas River, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Friday.Some of the metals reached the ...more

AP News - Feb 05, 2016 7:37 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California Lottery officials said Friday that nobody has stepped forward with the winning ticket for the record $63 million SuperLottoPlus jackpot — but it's too early to call a forfeit.No one had produced a verified claim or ...more

AP News - Feb 05, 2016 7:35 PM

MIAMI (AP) — Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, who became the sixth man on the moon when he and Alan Shepard helped NASA recover from Apollo 13's "successful failure" and later devoted his life to exploring physics, the mind, and unexplained phenomen ...more

AP News - Feb 05, 2016 7:33 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles-area doctor convicted of second-degree murder for prescribing pain killers that killed three patients was sentenced Friday to 30 years to life in prison in a landmark case that many in the medical community believe will ...more

AP News - Feb 05, 2016 7:29 PM

SCOTTSBURG, Ind. (AP) — Ten people were arrested Friday on charges alleging they distributed drugs that helped fuel the worst HIV outbreak in Indiana history, authorities said.They were indicted earlier in the week on charges that include conspi ...more