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Woman fleeing robbery in Chicago hit by truck, dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 29th - 7:10am

A Chicago woman who was fleeing from an armed robbery with her boyfriend has died after being hit by a truck on Lake Shore Drive.

Maine dental clinics to get $150K to improve low-income care

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 29th - 7:00am

The Maine Health Access Foundation is giving nearly $150,000 to nonprofit dental clinics around the state in an effort to make affordable dental care more accessible to low-income residents.

Bates College commencement hosts civil rights leader Lewis

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 29th - 6:50am

Civil Rights leader John Lewis is delivering the commencement address at Bates College.

Tropical Storm Bonnie weakens to tropical depression as it pushes toward Georgia, Carolina coasts

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 29th - 6:30am

Tropical Storm Bonnie weakens to tropical depression as it pushes toward Georgia, Carolina coasts.

$1 cup designed in Seattle could save millions of babies

Jonel Aleccia, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 29th - 1:10am

When babies in poor countries can't breast-feed, the results can be deadly, but a trio of Seattle researchers has found an innovative way to help.

Suspect arrested after Georgia deputy shot during in face

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 11:40pm

A suspect was arrested after a sheriff's deputy was shot in the face during a traffic stop south of Atlanta, Georgia authorities said.

3 people still missing after floods in Kansas and Texas

Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 11:31pm

At least three people were still missing on Sunday after torrential rain in Texas and Kansas flooded rivers, washed out roads and left four people dead.

The Latest: Suspect arrested in shooting of Georgia deputy

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 11:30pm

The Latest on the shooting of sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop south of Atlanta (all times local):

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

Georgia authorities say suspect arrested after deputy shot in the face during traffic stop.

Slain Utah rail worker's family offers forgiveness to killer

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 10:00pm

Hundreds of family, friends and colleagues remembered a slain Utah rail worker Saturday while also offering forgiveness to his killer.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 9:40pm

Sheriff: Deputy shot in the face during traffic stop on interstate; suspects being sought.

The 15 fastest cars you can buy

Wade Bruffey, Graphic  |  Posted  May 28th - 9:38pm

The 65 miles per hour speed limit on most of America’s freeways doesn’t keep us from fantasizing about cars capable of traveling three times that speed. The astronomical price tags attached to them aren’t having much of an effect, either.

Tropical Storm Bonnie ruins long weekend on Carolina beaches

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 9:30pm

Tropical Storm Bonnie formed Saturday afternoon off the coast of South Carolina as heavy rains from the system ruined the start of the long holiday weekend.

160-year-old tree in Philadelphia cemetery felled

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 9:30pm

A 160-year-old tree in Philadelphia's Laurel Hill Cemetery that sheltered famous visitors including presidents and Civil War generals has been felled.

The Latest: Tropical Storm Bonnie stalled off S. Carolina

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 9:20pm

The Latest on a tropical disturbance off the coast of South Carolina (all times local):

How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a year

Meera Senthilingam, CNN  |  Posted  May 28th - 9:01pm

Superbugs could kill one person every three seconds by 2050, the equivalent of 10 million people a year, according to the final report last week from the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, established in 2014 to keep the world from being "cast back into the dark ages of medicine."

Crime scene declared after looting at Virginia battlefield

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 8:21pm

Virginia's National Park Service says a portion of the Petersburg National Battlefield has been declared a crime scene after looting.

Deputies: Mom threatens principal over kid's bad behavior

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 8:01pm

Deputies say a mother threatened a Beaufort County middle school principal after she refused to let the woman's son participate in an eighth-grade graduation ceremony because of his bad behavior.

Arizona man rescued after being trapped in car for 3 days

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

A man trapped in his crashed vehicle on a central Arizona mountain for three days might never have been rescued if not for a couple taking sightseeing photos, authorities said Saturday.