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Ex-LAPD officer wanted in killing deported to US from Mexico
EL PASO, Texas (AP) -- A fugitive former Los Angeles police officer charged with killing a man during an off-duty fight has been deported back to the U.S. after his arrest in northern Mexico, authorities said....
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Officials to release hurricane season forecast
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The head of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will release its forecast for the Atlantic hurricane season Wednesday....
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Punishing storms in Texas test government emergency response
WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) -- Deadly severe weather over the long holiday weekend tested government alert and evacuation procedures, as officials scrambled to deal with storms and historic flooding that left more than a dozen people dead and a similar number missing....
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The Latest on weather: Texas officials defend storm response
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Police search for motive in deadly Wal-Mart shooting
Police in Grand Forks, North Dakota, are trying to find out what prompted a U.S. airman to walk into a Wal-Mart Supercenter and kill one worker, injure another and then fatally shoot himself....
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The Latest: Police say motive unclear in Wal-Mart shooting
Police in Grand Forks, North Dakota, don't know what prompted a U.S. airman to walk into a Wal-Mart Supercenter and kill one worker, injure another and then fatally shoot himself....
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Colorado theater shooting victims relive terror in courtroom
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- From the witness stand, Christina Blache could finally do what she had most wanted and most feared: She looked for the first time at the man who shot her, who killed her friend, who ravaged so many lives....
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Double police shooting in Washington again draws protest
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- Hours after investigators interviewed the Olympia police officer who wounded two men suspected of trying to steal beer, about 100 people demonstrated Tuesday evening outside the Olympia City Hall in response to the recent shooting....
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Houston-area man accused of conspiring to back Islamic State
HOUSTON (AP) -- A Houston-area man has been arrested and accused of conspiring to support the Islamic State group....
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Community policing at center of Cleveland police reform plan
CLEVELAND (AP) -- The centerpiece of an agreement between the city of Cleveland and the U.S. Department of Justice on how to reform the city's troubled police department is creating an organization that is more accountable and engaged with the people it serves....
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Pacific Gas & Electric Co. president announces retirement
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The man who led Pacific Gas & Electric Company through a deadly 2010 pipeline explosion in the San Francisco area is retiring at the end of the year....
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Craft? Micro? Increasingly, 'nanobrews' slake local thirst
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- In a nondescript industrial park, beer geeks line up several times a week outside Bissell Brothers to get the latest batch of fresh beer - much like foodies seeking the freshest baguettes, pomegranates or kale....
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Prosecutors prepare to distribute Whitey Bulger's assets
BOSTON (AP) -- Authorities say federal prosecutors are preparing to distribute nearly $822,000 seized from former crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger to the families of his murder victims and people he extorted....
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Man sentenced in death of woman who called 911 during attack
DALLAS (AP) -- Jurors have sentenced a Dallas man to 85 years in prison for the murder of his ex-wife, who was attacked as a 911 operator listened....
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AP PHOTOS: Farm lets orphaned or abandoned foals thrive
ATHENS, Ohio (AP) -- Orphaned, unwanted and some only days old, these fragile foals will need a lot of tender, attentive care to survive....
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