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Marine Corps IDs pilot killed in California training crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 1:20pm

The Marine Corps has named a pilot killed when his F/A-18C fighter jet crashed in the Southern California desert.

'Number of fatalities' in Texas balloon crash; toll unclear

Jim Vertuno, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 1:20pm

A hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught on fire and crashed in Central Texas on Saturday, causing what authorities described as a "significant loss of life."

The Latest: Woman near Texas balloon crash saw fireball

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 1:20pm

The Latest on the hot air balloon that crashed in Central Texas (all times local):

Sushi restaurant workers tested for Hepatitis A

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 1:10pm

A sushi restaurant employee believed to have been infected in a hepatitis A outbreak on the island of Oahu is recovering while almost all other staff members are cleared for work.

Montana to revisit incest law allowing charges against teens

Amy Beth Hanson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 1:10pm

Lawmakers will review a loophole in Montana's incest law that allows 16- and 17-year-olds to be held as complicit as their parents.

University poster collection chronicles Utah music history

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 12:50pm

Fifty years of music history and the art of the concert poster are at the heart of a collection at the University of Utah featuring posters from local venues hosting acts ranging from rock legends The Who to indie folk band The Decemberists.

Inmate missing after abandoning work crew in Las Vegas

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 12:50pm

Nevada prison officials say an inmate is missing after walking away from a work assignment in Las Vegas.

Justice Department to review fatal Arizona police shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 12:41pm

The U.S. Justice Department will investigate the fatal shooting of a woman by a Winslow police officer.

Dozens rally for Utah man jailed in Venezuela

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 12:41pm

The mother of an American jailed in Venezuela hosted a rally Saturday in hopes of drawing attention to her son's case.

Weapon used in teen's killing was mayor's stolen gun

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 12:41pm

Prosecutors in Northern California say a gun stolen from Stockton's mayor was used to kill a 13-year-old boy last year.

Man waives preliminary hearing in locker room rape case

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 12:10pm

An 18-year-old high school student who prosecutors say sexually assaulted a black teammate in an Idaho locker room has waived his right to a preliminary hearing.

Off-duty Indianapolis officer charged with attempted murder

Rick Callahan, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 12:01pm

An Indianapolis police officer faces an attempted murder charge after authorities say he shot a detective investigating a domestic violence incident involving the officer and his estranged wife and then fled to Ohio.

Ex-Cherokee foundation official says charges are retaliation

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 11:50am

The former director of the Cherokee Nation Foundation in Oklahoma says embezzlement charges against her are political retaliation.

US cities with the lowest gas prices

Nick Selbe, Graphiq  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 11:45am

Gas prices have dropped across the country due to an "abundant gasoline supply," but not all cities have the same prices.

Man stunned at being target in Nevada bombing

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 11:41am

A Nevada man whose family was nearly killed by bombs set off by a former colleague says he has no idea why he was a target.

UNC board guided by state worker pay in campus heads' raises

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 11:30am

The campus leaders running North Carolina's public universities are getting another pay raise, but this time most are getting the same bump as other state employees.

8 Phoenix high school football players let go for hazing

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 11:30am

Eight players have been kicked off a Phoenix high school football team because of a hazing incident.

The Latest: Mayor, chief to field questions about shootings

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 11:20am

The Latest on a shooting that killed a San Diego police officer and wounded another (all times local):

ACLU, teachers challenging Kanawha social media proposal

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 11:20am

The local branches of the American Civil Liberties Union and the American Federation of Teachers are opposing the Kanawha County school board's proposed social media policy over its rules on monitoring communications.

Jury awards $9.5M to sisters injured in '09 boat collision

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 11:20am

A jury has awarded $9.5 million in damages to two sisters from New Jersey who were seriously injured in a 2009 boat collision that killed one of their friends.