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Shell president: 'Oil will be required for a long time'
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- The president of Shell Oil Co. said exploratory drilling off Alaska's northwest coast is going well despite stormy weather last week that caused the company to halt operations for a few days....
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Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 dies
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Ruth Newman, thought to be one of two remaining survivors of the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 that shook the city and the surrounding area, has died. She was 113....
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California DOJ to unveil website with law enforcement data
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The California Department of Justice is unveiling a state-run website to provide data on law enforcement's interactions with the public....
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Officials search for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death
FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) -- As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular veteran police officer who was fatally shot while on duty, authorities scoured the area overnight in search of three men wanted in his slaying....
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WWII vet transmitted news of Japanese surrender 70 years ago
MECHANICVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- Stephen Dennis enlisted in the Navy soon after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor in 1941. Less than a year later, the raw 19-year-old recruit was thrust into fighting off the Solomon Islands and survived one of the fiercest naval battles in the South Pacific....
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AP Exclusive: Records show university's response to Holmes
DENVER (AP) -- More than a month before James Holmes' rampage on a Colorado movie theater, the head of his neuroscience graduate program called a campus police officer with alarming information: Holmes had told his psychiatrist that he wanted to kill people to make up for his failure in science....
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Advocates hope California's solitary settlement spreads
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Reform groups are hoping a landmark settlement to effectively end indefinite solitary confinement in California state prisons will soon spread....
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To protect killer whales, patrols keep boaters in check
SAN JUAN ISLANDS, Wash. (AP) -- Against the backdrop of rocky bluffs, a pod of orcas repeatedly jumped out of the emerald waters of the Puget Sound one recent sunny afternoon before splashing their massive black-and-white bodies back into the water....
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Trial set for couple accused of trying to join Islamic State
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- A young Mississippi couple accused of attempting to join the Islamic State are scheduled for trial Oct. 26 after a grand jury indicted them on charges that they tried to aid the terrorist organization....
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Prosecutor: 2nd video emerges of deadly shooting by deputies
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- A second video has emerged that gives authorities a "very clear view" of a confrontation between deputies and a Texas man who had his hands raised before he was shot and killed, a prosecutor said Tuesday....
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School shooter texted 'I'm sorry' to family before killings
SEATTLE (AP) -- Minutes before a Washington state high school freshman fatally shot four friends and then himself, he sent a group text message to his family outlining his funeral wishes and apologizing to the parents of the teenagers he was about to kill....
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Missouri executes man for 15-year-old girl's 1989 killing
BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) -- A man who spent nearly 25 years on Missouri's death row was executed Tuesday for the kidnapping, rape and fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old girl who was waiting for a school bus....
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The Latest: Missouri executes man for girl's 1989 killing
BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) -- The latest on the scheduled execution of Missouri inmate Roderick Nunley, who was convicted of kidnapping, raping and killing a 15-year-old girl in Kansas City in 1989 (all times local):...
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The Latest: Search goes on for suspect in officer's slaying
FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) -- The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in northern Illinois (all times local):...
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Thousands without power as Phoenix recovers from big storm
PHOENIX (AP) -- Thousands of Phoenix-area residents and businesses, including a food bank, remained without power a day after a monsoon storm knocked down trees, damaged buildings and toppled a tractor-trailer on a freeway....
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