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Clerk in gay marriage fight: 'A heaven or hell decision'
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) -- Kim Davis sat in a church pew on a Sunday morning about four years ago, listening as the man in the pulpit preached of forgiveness and God's grace....
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The Latest on Gray hearing: Small protest outside courthouse
BALTIMORE (AP) -- The latest on the first court hearing for six Baltimore police officers who are criminally charged in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who died a week after suffering a critical spine injury in custody (all times local)....
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Penalty phase in Jewish site shootings trial to continue
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) -- An anti-Semite convicted of killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City plans to call more witnesses to explain his actions to a jury that will decide if he should be sentenced to death....
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Pittsburgh man jailed in toddler stepson's fatal shooting
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh police say a man jailed in the fatal shooting of his toddler stepson gave differing accounts of the shooting....
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Blue Bell resumes production at Oklahoma facility
BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) -- Blue Bell Creameries has resumed operations at a northwestern Oklahoma facility a day after the company's products returned to the shelves at select locations in Texas and Alabama....
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Wills of millions of Americans now available online
BOSTON (AP) -- Paul Revere left all his household furniture to an unmarried daughter....
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New York reaches deal with Cooper Union, plaintiffs
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York's attorney general has reached an agreement that would end a suit against Cooper Union and create an independent monitor into the financial management of the engineering and architecture school....
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Hunt for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death continues
FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) -- Law enforcement officers prepared early Wednesday to resume the intensive hunt for three suspects in the fatal shooting of a popular veteran police officer in a small northern Illinois community....
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Wrongly convicted brothers could get $750,000 payout
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Two North Carolina brothers could each receive hundreds of thousands of dollars from the state, three decades after wrongful convictions in the killing an 11-year-old girl landed one on death row and the other in prison for a life sentence....
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Louisiana arguing to keep 'Angola Three' inmate locked up
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Louisiana attorneys are set to ask a federal appeals court Wednesday to block the release of longtime state inmate Albert Woodfox and allow prosecutors to try him a third time in the 1972 death of a prison guard....
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Police address mix-up leaves man, officer wounded, dog dead
ATLANTA (AP) -- Tama Colson was finishing an evening walk when she saw the police cars speed into her neighborhood. As she approached her home she heard a loud "pop-pop-pop" and saw her neighbors fleeing into their yard two houses down....
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Plea ends former police chief's case in death of black man
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- The family of an unarmed black man shot to death by a white former police chief of a small South Carolina town reluctantly accepted a plea deal on a lesser charge that will give him a year of home detention, but no prison time....
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Tropical Storm Fred is weakening in the Atlantic
MIAMI (AP) -- Tropical Storm Fred is weakening far out over the Atlantic....
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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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1st Freddie Gray hearing since 6 officers charged in death
BALTIMORE (AP) -- The first court hearing is set to begin since six Baltimore police officers were criminally charged in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who died a week after suffering a critical spinal injury in custody....
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