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100 days in, Trump says he's brought about 'profound change'

Laurie Kellman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 7:25pm

President Donald Trump on Saturday marked his 100th day in office by claiming historic action on his agenda, renewing promises on health care and taxes and attacking the news media for misleading Americans.

Officers chasing injury reports after tornadoes hits Texas

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 7:25pm

At least one tornado has swept across the eastern Texas city of Canton, overturning vehicles and damaging homes.

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Pentagon: Blast kills US service member outside Mosul

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 7:20pm

A U.S. service member in Iraq was killed Saturday by an explosive device outside Mosul, according to a statement released by the Pentagon.

1 dead amid flooding, strong thunderstorms in Midwest

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 6:52pm

Strong thunderstorms are causing flooding in the Midwest that has killed at least one person in Missouri, prompted numerous rescues and blocked roadways.

12 hazing complaints since 2014 confirmed at Marine base

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 6:44pm

Officials at the Marine Corps' training base in South Carolina say half of 24 hazing complaints investigated since 2014 have been confirmed.

Police: California officers shoot, kill armed carjacker

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 6:15pm

Officers shot and killed an armed man on a San Francisco Bay Area highway congested with rush-hour traffic who was attempting to carjack a woman's vehicle, authorities said Saturday.

Utah university health care picks news CEO in wake of uproar

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 5:10pm

The University of Utah Health Care announced Saturday the appointment of an interim leader after the previous chief executive left in the wake of an uproar over a personnel decision.

Texas prosecutor drops Ohio man's cold case murder charge

Mark Gillispie, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 5:04pm

A prosecutor in Houston this week dismissed a murder charge against an Ohio man for a 1979 slaying in a city and state where he said he had never set foot until his extradition there last summer.

Child killed, 3 adults injured when truck hits car in NYC

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 5:00pm

Police say a 3-year-old girl was killed and three adults were injured when a garbage truck hit another vehicle in a New York City neighborhood.

3 killed when air ambulance crashes in Texas Panhandle

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 4:15pm

Texas authorities say three people are dead after an air ambulance crashed overnight just south of the Amarillo airport.

Wyoming wolf hunt off to slow start with no reports

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 3:50pm

Wyoming wildlife officials say hunters have not killed any wolves since the legal wolf hunt began.

LA peace parades mark 25th anniversary of Rodney King riots

Robert Jablon, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 3:38pm

Twenty-five years ago, a jury acquitted four white police officers in the beating of black motorist Rodney King, sparking looting and violence that would turn into one of the deadliest race riots in American history.

Georgia deputy shoots, kills police dog after it attacks him

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 3:28pm

A Georgia sheriff says a deputy had to shoot and kill the police dog he handled after the K-9 attacked him.

2 boarding school officials resign amid sex abuse claims

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 3:10pm

Two former headmasters at a prestigious Connecticut boarding school have resigned as life trustees after a report that alleged teachers had sexually abused students, school officials said.

Puerto Rico releases offer to bondholders

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 3:05pm

The Puerto Rico government is offering to pay its senior creditors around 50 cents on the dollar as part of efforts to address its economic crisis.

Tensions rise between Turkey, US along Syrian border

Zeynep Bilginsoy and Sarah El Deeb, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 2:35pm

Tensions rose Saturday along the Turkish-Syrian border as both Turkey and the U.S. moved armored vehicles to the region and Turkey's leader once again demanded that the United States stop supporting the Syrian Kurdish militants there.

Winter lingered in northern New England, and so will the mud

Patrick Whittle, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 2:25pm

Spring is in the air. But mud is on the ground, and will be for a while.

Winter lingered in northern New England, and so will the mud

Patrick Whittle, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 1:55pm

Spring is in the air. But mud is on the ground, and will be for a while.

Book focuses on local movement that ended 2024 Olympics bid

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 1:50pm

The local movement that torpedoed Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics is the subject of a new book.