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Victim's mom to confront man with bodies in yard
Geraldine Kerkowski knows the northeastern Pennsylvania man convicted of strangling her son, a pharmacist and father of two, probably won't care when she tells him exactly what she thinks of him....
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Jury finds ex-San Francisco bank executive guilty of fraud
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- A former executive of a San Francisco-based bank that received federal bailout money has been convicted of fraud....
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San Francisco Chronicle heir, board member Nan McEvoy dies
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Nan Tucker McEvoy, the last member of the San Francisco Chronicle's founding family to head the newspaper, died Thursday after a long convalescence. She was 95....
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School board: Disabled student can use faculty restroom
MUNHALL, Pa. (AP) -- A school board in western Pennsylvania voted unanimously Thursday night to deny a grievance brought by teachers seeking to prevent a special needs student from using a faculty restroom....
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Deputy police chief in California arrested on drug charges
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- Fresno's deputy police chief was among four people arrested on federal drug charges, including conspiracy to distribute oxycodone and heroin, authorities said Thursday....
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No murder charge for woman accused of cutting baby from womb
DENVER (AP) -- A Colorado woman accused of luring an expectant mother to a basement and cutting the baby from her belly will not be charged with murder, prosecutors said Thursday night....
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New York fire, building collapse injure 19; gas blast blamed
NEW YORK (AP) -- An apparent gas explosion leveled an apartment building, largely destroyed another and launched rubble and shards of glass across streets in the heart of Manhattan's trendy East Village on Thursday, injuring 19 people. Smoke could be seen and smelled for miles....
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Filing: Teen says mom killed her siblings found in freezer
DETROIT (AP) -- A teenager told authorities that her mother killed two siblings and forced her to put one of the bodies in the freezer of their Detroit home where both were found by an eviction crew....
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Jesse Jackson Jr. at halfway house after leaving prison
CHICAGO (AP) -- Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. arrived at a Baltimore halfway house late Thursday, hours after leaving an Alabama federal prison where he was serving a sentence imposed after he pleaded guilty to spending $750,000 in campaign money on personal items....
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Case continued for Virginia student in bloody arrest
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- In a show of solidarity, supporters crowded into a courtroom Thursday as a University of Virginia student made his first court appearance after a bloody arrest outside a bar that sparked a police investigation....
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Police chiefs urge veto of bill making officer names secret
PHOENIX (AP) -- Arizona's largest newspaper and the Arizona Association of Chiefs of Police have sent letters to Gov. Doug Ducey urging him to veto a bill requiring police to keep the names of officers involved in shootings secret for two months....
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10 Things to Know for Friday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:...
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Father of wanted LAPD officer charged with lying to FBI
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The father of a former Los Angeles police officer was charged Thursday with lying to FBI agents to help his son escape after the officer was charged with killing a man during an off-duty fight....
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AP NewsBreak: Trustees offer deal to Ole Miss chancellor
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- Mississippi's College Board is preparing to offer a two-year contract extension to the University of Mississippi chancellor whom they had previously refused to retain, individuals with knowledge of the negotiations said Thursday....
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US: Chicago-area cousins planned US terrorist attack
CHICAGO (AP) -- An Illinois Army National Guard soldier vowed to bring "the flames of war to the heart" of America if he was unable to get to the Middle East to join the Islamic State group, and his cousin bragged he could kill up to 150 people in a terrorist attack in the U.S., federal prosecutors said Thursday in announcing the men's arrests. Both are also accused of hatching a plot to attack a U.S. military facility....
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