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  • Sheriff's spokeswoman says suspect in fatal shooting of California officer taken into custody

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    (AP) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sheriff's spokeswoman says suspect in fatal shooting of California officer taken into custody.

  • 7 hurt when car smashes into California restaurant

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    (AP) DUBLIN, Calif. (AP) — Police say all seven people injured when a car crashed into a Northern California restaurant have now been released from hospitals. Lt. Nate Schmidt tells the Contra Costa Times (http://bit.ly/1wiuHSV ) that the 56-year-old driver had ...

  • Jury says castrated sex offender should be freed

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    (AP) SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California jury has concluded that a castrated sex offender is no longer a sexually violent predator and is eligible for release from a mental hospital. Lawyers involved in the case say the Orange County ...

  • Sacramento County Sheriff says officer shot by assailant has died

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    (AP) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sacramento County Sheriff says officer shot by assailant has died.

  • Judge rules Oklahoma abortion law can take effect

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    (AP) OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A judge has ruled that Oklahoma can require doctors who perform abortions to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital under a law that takes effect Nov. 1. Oklahoma County District Judge Bill Graves ruled Friday ...

  • Oklahoma inmate attacks lawyer, then gets life

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    (AP) OKEMAH, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma inmate was sentenced Friday to three life prison terms without parole in the killings of two girls and his fiancee, but his punishment was delayed about an hour because he attacked one of his ...

  • No verdict for Tsarnaev pal; jury returns Monday

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    (AP) BOSTON (AP) — A jury has ended deliberations for the week without a verdict in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv). Prosecutors say Robel Phillipos lied to the FBI about being ...

  • Police: Student shooter in Washington state died of self-inflicted gunshot

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    (AP) MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — Police: Student shooter in Washington state died of self-inflicted gunshot.

  • How the AP-GfK poll was conducted

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    (AP) The Associated Press-GfK poll on the Islamic State group was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications Oct. 16-20. It was based on online interviews of 1,608 adults who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePanel. The original sample ...

  • Report: No escape charges for Ohio school shooter

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    (AP) LIMA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio prosecutor has decided against filing charges against convicted high school shooter T.J. Lane for escaping prison because he doesn't want to give Lane another chance to anger the victims' families. The Lima News (http://bit.ly/1t95nww ...

  • Sheriff's spokeswomen say assailant shoots 3 deputies and civilian in 2 California counties

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    (AP) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sheriff's spokeswomen say assailant shoots 3 deputies and civilian in 2 California counties.

  • Authorities: Remains belong to missing Va. student

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    (AP) RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Authorities say remains found Oct. 18 in a rural area are that of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. Graham disappeared Sept. 13 after a night out with friends. The remains were found about 12 miles ...

  • Authorities: Remains found in rural Virginia those of missing U.Va. student Hannah Graham

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    (AP) RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Authorities: Remains found in rural Virginia those of missing U.Va. student Hannah Graham.

  • AP Top News At 4:38 p.m. EDT

    2 hours, 32 minutes ago

    (AP) Poll: 2 of 3 Americans say IS threat is important Dallas nurse receives thanks, hug from Obama Ebola case in NYC brings demands for quarantines Ebola jitters for some — but not all — New Yorkers 2 dead, including gunman, ...

  • Boston mayor vetoes $20,000 city council pay raise

    2 hours, 44 minutes ago

    (AP) BOSTON (AP) — Boston Mayor Martin Walsh has vetoed a nearly 23 percent pay raise for city councilors. The council earlier this month voted 9-4 to increase its annual pay from $87,500 to $107,500, effective January 2016. A spokeswoman for ...

  • Le Minh Thai, Vietnam War photographer, dies

    2 hours, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN DIEGO (AP) — Le Minh Thai, a photojournalist who covered the Vietnam War for The Associated Press and Time Life, has died. He was 93. His daughter, Quynh Thai, told the AP Press on Friday that her father died ...

  • Feds probe plane-helicopter crash in Maryland

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    (AP) FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Authorities recovered a wealth of data that should help them determine why a plane and a helicopter collided in the air near a municipal airport, killing three people on the chopper, a federal investigator said Friday. ...

  • California sheriff's deputy, carjack victim shot

    2 hours, 59 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An assailant shot a Sacramento County, California, sheriff's deputy and a bystander, then carjacked two vehicles Friday morning, prompting a manhunt as the assailant fled through residential areas, sheriff's spokeswoman Sgt. Lisa Bowman said. Bowman said ...

  • AP NewsAlert

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    (AP) MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — Police say 1 dead in Washington state school shooting in addition to gunman.

  • AP Top U.S. News At 4 p.m. EDT

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    (AP) Newly released Dallas nurse meets with Obama Ebola case in NYC brings demands for quarantines As Rebs win, Ole Miss balances Dixie and diversity Police: Student shooter dead after school attack Pesky? Effective? Campaign signs spread like weeds Mormon founder ...

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