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Police probe Cornell brawl that left Ithaca student dead

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 11:12pm

Police in New York are investigating a brawl on the campus of Cornell University that left an Ithaca College student dead and another Ithaca student injured.

Police: No shots fired, no gunman found at Los Angeles airport, scare came from loud noises

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 11:10pm

Police: No shots fired, no gunman found at Los Angeles airport, scare came from loud noises.

Police search LA airport, many evacuate as shooter reported

Andrew Dalton, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 11:00pm

Police say they are searching the terminals on Sunday night and social media posts show many people fleeing Los Angeles International Airport amid rumors of a possible shooting.

Police say search underway at LA airport; social media posts show people fleeing terminal

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:40pm

Police say search underway at LA airport; social media posts show people fleeing terminal.

Trial over Ohio policeman's slaying delayed until March

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:31pm

The trial for a man accused of fatally shooting an Ohio policeman has been delayed until March.

Ada County investigates inmate death

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:10pm

Authorities are investigating the death of an Ada County Jail inmate who they say apparently took his own life.

Official: US expects to reach target of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees

Elise Labott and Laura Koran, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:00pm

The Obama administration expects to reach its target of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees within this fiscal year -- October 1 -- as early as Monday, according to a senior US official.

Tropical depression to bring rain to Florida Straits

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 9:50pm

Forecasters say another tropical depression has formed in the Florida Straits and is expected to produce some rain over the southern half of the Florida peninsula and the Florida Keys.

The Latest: Gaston strengthens, warning for North Carolina

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 9:41pm

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2 dead, 36 hurt after bus hits fire truck, more vehicles

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 9:35pm

A bus full of construction workers hit a firetruck on an elevated highway Sunday, killing two people and injuring 36, several of them seriously, Louisiana State Police said.

More than 300 at wake for 2 nuns killed in Mississippi

Emily Wagster Pettus and Rebecca Santana, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 9:02pm

More than 300 people came to a small church Sunday evening to say farewell to two nuns killed in their Mississippi home, even though more than half had to watch the service called vigil for the deceased on a monitor outside.

The Latest: Over 300 attend ceremony for Mississippi nuns

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 8:10pm

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Supporters mark slain girl's 10th birthday in Albuquerque

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 8:10pm

Supporters of a girl who police say was raped and killed are holding a birthday party and memorial service in her honor.

The Latest: 21-year-old Mississippi man killed in bus crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:43pm

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Wildfire blocking Yellowstone entrance smolders on

Brennan Linsley, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:31pm

Firefighters chopped down trees and searched for hotspots on steep hillsides Sunday as they battled a wildfire that has blocked an entrance to Yellowstone National Park.

Maine state senator: Censure may be in order for governor

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:30pm

A Maine state senator says legislative leaders are considering whether to hold a special session to censure the governor following recent controversial remarks.

Plane found, 2 still missing after crash in New Orleans lake

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:30pm

Divers found the wreckage of a small plane that crashed into the huge, mud-bottomed lake that forms New Orleans' northern shore, but two men remained missing Sunday, the New Orleans Fire Department said.

The Latest: Plane wreckage found but 2 men remain missing

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:11pm

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Women bare breasts for gender equality on GoTopless Day

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 6:33pm

Women around the country are taking off their tops on GoTopless Day, a day that promotes gender equality and women's rights to bare their breasts in public.