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American guilty of attacking Japanese tourist gets 22 years

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 11:22am

A western New York man found guilty of attacking a Japanese tourist in a Niagara Falls park has been sentenced to 22 years in prison.

Lawyer for bomb suspect wants attempted murder trial moved

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 11:20am

A lawyer for the man accused of setting off bombs last year in New Jersey and New York, injuring more than 30 people, is seeking a change of venue for his trial on attempted murder charges stemming from a shootout with police.

Self-driving Uber SUV struck during Arizona accident

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 11:14am

Officials say a self-driving Uber SUV was operating on its own when it was struck by another vehicle making a left turn at an intersection in Arizona, where the company is testing autonomous vehicles.

Korean War soldier from Massachusetts to get final farewell

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 10:53am

A Korean War soldier from Massachusetts is finally getting a proper farewell 67 years after he was reported missing in action.

Ex-CIA chief: Flynn's firm discussed removing cleric from US

Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 10:44am

Former CIA Director James Woolsey has accused the Trump administration's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, of participating in a discussion with Turkish officials about possibly subverting the U.S. extradition process to remove a Turkish cleric from the United States.

Mourners pack church, streets for medic struck by ambulance

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 10:44am

Thousands of mourners packed a Bronx church Saturday and filled the streets outside for the funeral of an emergency worker who was struck by her own ambulance and killed after the vehicle was stolen.

Tens of thousands in London protest Britain's EU departure

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 10:22am

Tens of thousands protested Saturday under sunny skies in London against plans for Britain to withdraw from the European Union.

Ohio police: Driver shot, killed after hitting boy, 4

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 10:05am

Police in Cincinnati say a driver was shot and killed after his car hit a 4-year-old boy who was in the street.

Security, parking, garbage irk Ivanka Trump's DC neighbors

Ben Nuckols, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 9:54am

Residents of a posh Washington neighborhood say Ivanka Trump and her family don't make for very good neighbors, taking up much of the parking on an already crowded street and leaving trash bags at the curb for days. A big part of the complaint: a huge security presence, with even a trip to the playground requiring three vans.

Self-inflicted collapse chokes GOP effort to undo Obamacare

Alan Fram and Erica Werner, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 9:20am

House Republicans passed roughly 60 bills over the past six years dismembering President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. Other than minor tweaks, they knew the measures would go nowhere because the Democrat still lived in the White House.

13-year-old boy dies in fall from NY roof; 2nd teen injured

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 9:20am

New York police say a 13-year-old boy was killed and another teenager was injured as they tried to hop along rooftops in Brooklyn and plunged about four stories to the ground.

Corroded South Korean ferry loaded onto transport vessel

Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 9:17am

Salvage crews towed a corroded 6,800-ton South Korean ferry and loaded it onto a semi-submersible transport vessel Saturday, completing what was seen as the most difficult part of the massive effort to bring the ship back to shore nearly three years after it sank.

US immigration judge grants asylum to Singapore teen blogger

Sophia Tareen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 9:06am

A blogger from Singapore who was jailed for his online posts blasting his government was granted asylum to remain in the United States, an immigration judge ruled.

Troopers: Stolen National Guard Humvee found in Ohio garage

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 9:06am

State troopers in Ohio say a Humvee swiped from an Ohio National Guard Armory has been found in a garage at a vacant home.

N. Carolina father accused of killing newborn, toddler

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 8:57am

A North Carolina father is accused of stabbing his infant and toddler daughters to death.

Idaho inmates: Prison violations led to amputations, death

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 8:50am

Idaho inmates are asking a federal judge to penalize the state after saying prison officials repeatedly violated a settlement plan in a long-running lawsuit over health care, leading to amputations and other serious injuries and even some prisoners' deaths.

Trump budget would cut air service funding to Laramie, Cody

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 8:24am

Laramie and Cody could lose air service under President Donald Trump's proposed budget.

Latest Rikers brutality case fuels debate over jail's future

Tom Hays, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 7:47am

The latest in a string of brutality cases against Rikers Island guards has added fuel to a growing debate on whether New York City's notoriously violent jail complex has become so dysfunctional it should be shut down.

Immigrants find sanctuary in growing Austin church network

Claudia Lauer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 7:36am

Senior Minister Meg Barnhouse knows she'll need beds, a dresser, chairs and a mirror to make the classroom at the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Austin feel more like a home for a mother and her young daughter who are still deciding whether they will become the latest immigrants seeking sanctuary from deportation by moving into a church.

AP FACT CHECK: The week when Trump's wiretap accusation died

Calvin Woodward and Jim Drinkard, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 7:00am

President Donald Trump's accusation that his predecessor ordered snooping of his communications has fallen apart, slapped down by the FBI chief and again by the Republican leading the House intelligence committee, a Trump ally. The president gave up on arguing that Barack Obama tapped his phones, and he doesn't give up on anything easily.