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1 dead, 2 missing amid flooding in West Virginia, Kentucky

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 11:02am

One person is dead and two are missing after heavy rains caused flooding in areas of West Virginia and Kentucky, authorities said.

Miami shows embrace Cuba-based artists, as tensions linger

Adriana Gomez Licon, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:57am

President Donald Trump's effort to reverse a historic opening between the U.S. and Cuba is raising tensions in South Florida's exile enclave, where wealthy patrons and institutions have sought to unify Cubans on both sides through unprecedented art exhibits.

As fatal overdoses rise, pioneering police effort evolves

Philip Marcelo, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:57am

Gloucester is seeing more heroin overdoses today than it did two years ago when it introduced a unique amnesty program replicated by hundreds of police departments across the nation that encourages addicts to turn in their drugs to police without fear of arrest in order to get fast-tracked for treatment.

Tourist plunges to his death in Montana's Glacier Park

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:57am

Officials with Montana's Glacier National Park say a visitor who was taking photographs of the scenery fell into a creek, was swept into a culvert and plunged off a steep cliff to his death.

10-year-old boy dies after he is shot by brother, 13

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:57am

St. Louis police say a 10-year-old boy who died after being shot in the head was killed accidentally by his 13-year-old brother.

Part of road into Grand Teton National Park to close

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:57am

Part of a popular road into Grand Teton National Park is being temporarily closed for dust reduction.

Suspect in bank robberies pleads not guilty to other charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:57am

A man suspected of bank robberies in five states has pleaded not guilty to unrelated charges in Nebraska.

The Latest: Driver could face death penalty if convicted

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:51am

The Latest on the deaths of 10 people whose bodies were found in a roasting tractor-trailer in a Walmart parking lot in San Antonio, Texas (all times local):

In Minneapolis, fake sign warns of 'easily startled' police

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:51am

The fatal shooting of an Australian woman by a Minneapolis police officer has sparked the posting of at least two fake street signs warning people of "easily startled" officers.

The Latest: Kushner leaves Capitol after interview on Russia

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:42am

The Latest on President Donald Trump and the Russia investigations (all times local):

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UK parents halt fight over experimental treatment for son

Caroline Spiezio, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:32am

The parents of critically ill baby Charlie Gard wept as they dropped their legal bid Monday to send him to the United States for an experimental medical treatment, acknowledging that the window of opportunity to help him had closed.

Driver charged in smuggling-related deaths of 10 immigrants

Nomaan Merchant, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:21am

The driver of a broiling tractor-trailer found packed with immigrants outside a Walmart in San Antonio was charged Monday in the deaths of 10 of his passengers and could face the death penalty.

29-year-old man dies in motorcycle crash in Utah

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:14am

A 29-year-old motorcyclist has died after crashing in Midvale.

Police: Trooper shoots woman who pointed gun at officers

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:14am

Authorities say a Virginia State Police trooper shot and wounded a woman who pointed a gun at officers.

Police: Woman offered ride kidnaps baby from dad's car

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:11am

Police accuse a New Hampshire woman of kidnapping a man's baby girl from his vehicle after he stopped and offered her a ride.

The Latest: Ex-officer's lawyer applauds dropping of charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 9:54am

The Latest on the dismissal of charges against a white police officer who killed an unarmed black motorist in Cincinnati (all times local):

SC couple settles roadside cavity search case

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 9:54am

A black South Carolina couple that accused police of subjecting them to illegal body searches on the side of the road has settled a lawsuit against four white officers.

Document: Immigrant says people took turns to breathe through hole in wall of tractor-trailer in which bodies were found

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 9:54am

Document: Immigrant says people took turns to breathe through hole in wall of tractor-trailer in which bodies were found.

Charges dropped in Ohio police shooting of unarmed black man

Lisa Cornwell, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 9:51am

A judge in Cincinnati on Monday dismissed the charges against a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop, after a county prosecutor declined to pursue a third murder trial in the case.

The Latest: Arizona hikers stranded by flooding are rescued

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 9:43am

The Latest on the rescue of hikers stranded by a flash flood (all times local):