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Obama marks Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery

Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 9:10am

President Barack Obama has laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns to honor members of the military who died serving their country.

Tropical Depression Bonnie dissipates after heavy rains

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 9:01am

Tropical Depression Bonnie and its heavy rains dissipated over South Carolina on Monday, as a wet Memorial Day holiday weekend comes to an end in the area.

The Latest: Tropical Depression Bonnie is no more

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 9:00am

The Latest on Tropical Depression Bonnie (all times local):

Police horses on patrol at Cleveland State University campus

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 8:50am

Cleveland State University with help from Cleveland has begun patrolling its campus with officers on horseback.

Anthropologist follows trail of century-old hobo graffiti

John Rogers, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 8:50am

Anthropologist Susan Phillips had spent a career examining the graffiti that covers urban walls, bridges and freeway overpasses.

Vigil planned at Cincinnati Zoo in tribute to slain gorilla

Dan Sewell, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 8:40am

Animal rights activists plan a Memorial Day vigil for the gorilla killed at the Cincinnati Zoo after a 4-year-old boy slipped into an exhibit and a special zoo response team concluded his life was in danger.

Baseball documentary examines change in Camden

Shannon Eblen-Post, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 8:30am

Next door to Pyne Poynt Park, its namesake documentary about the North Camden Little League was projected onto an inflatable screen, a special showing of the film for the people who inspired it.

Employees concerned over mold at Hilo wastewater plant

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 8:20am

An administrative building at a wastewater treatment plant in Hilo has been mostly vacated after the discovery of mold led to some employees being relocated.

Idaho Falls Zoo welcomes baby Reeves's muntjac

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 8:10am

The newest resident of the Idaho Falls Zoo looks like a typical baby deer, but it barks like a dog and has fangs like a vampire.

Uncharted waters: Restoring deep Gulf fouled by BP spill

Cain Burdeau, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 8:10am

Far offshore and a mile deep in the dark world below the Gulf of Mexico's gleaming surface, the catastrophic BP oil spill of 2010 did untold damage on the ocean floor. But scientists are unsure they can do much to heal places in the deep that were hurt the most as they undertake what's being called the largest ecosystem restoration effort ever.

Crisis team on the frontlines of mental health treatment

Charles Winokoor, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 8:00am

Less than three hours before Arthur "AJ" DaRosa embarked on a killing spree in a Myricks Street house and inside the Silver City Galleria, members of Taunton's Community Crisis Intervention Team (CCIT) were in the mall's community room wrapping up the first day of a three-day training session.

US welcomes conviction of Chad's ex-dictator

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 8:00am

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has welcomed the conviction of former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre for war crimes and crimes against humanity.

Exhibit highlights artillery collection at Fort Ticonderoga

Chris Carola, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 7:50am

A 1,300-pound hunk of iron on display at Fort Ticonderoga certainly has gotten around, despite its heft.

Floods in Texas, Kansas leave at least 6 dead, 2 missing

Michael Graczyk, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 7:50am

Authorities in central Texas have found two more bodies along flooded streams, bringing the death toll from flooding in the state to six.

Connecticut city sees rapid population growth

Rob Ryser-Times, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 7:40am

The state's fastest-growing city is keeping pace with the demands its newest residents are making on services and resources.

Ex-offender graduates Yale Law School 10 years after release

Vinny Vella, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 7:40am

Reginald Dwayne Betts refuses to let his time in prison define his life. But he admits that he can't escape it. Even with an Ivy League education.

Board to reconsider revoking jailed ex-teacher's certificate

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 7:40am

A former Bloomfield middle school teacher serving 10 years in prison for choking and sexually assaulting a woman is asking the state Board of Education to reconsider its revocation of his teaching certificate.

Idaho GOP convention to take place in Nampa

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 7:10am

Idaho Republican leaders will gather in Nampa next week for the Idaho GOP convention.

Apartment complex going up on site of old Omaha church

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 30th - 6:40am

An apartment complex will be built on the site of an old Omaha church.