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National investigators to aid in disappearance of Boone man

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 3:01pm

Officials say investigators from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children are assisting in the search for a college student who disappeared from a North Carolina mountain town in April.

Deputies: Wallet found in hotel held meth; 3 arrested

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:51pm

South Louisiana authorities say three Utah men were arrested after a lost wallet turned in to the sheriff's office turned out to hold crystal meth.

'Like a freight train': California wildfire guts 18 homes

Christopher Weber, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:51pm

Flames raced down a rugged hillside "like a freight train," leaving smoldering remains of homes and warnings that more communities should be ready to flee the wildfire churning through tinder-dry canyons in Southern California, authorities said Sunday.

'Star Trek Beyond' soars with $59.6M at weekend box office

Sandy Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:49pm

"Star Trek Beyond" has landed atop the weekend box office.

Thousands of pro-Sanders, anti-fracking marchers hit streets

Geoff Mulvihill and Megan Trimble, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:42pm

Thousands of demonstrators are taking to Philadelphia's sweltering streets Sunday, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead of the Democratic National Convention, as the city wilts during a heat wave.

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Hacked emails complicate Democratic National Convention; DNC chair resigns

Ken Thomas and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:31pm

Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz says she will step down at end of party's convention after Democratic officials on Sunday were weighing whether the party's chairwoman should leave her position due to the publication of hacked emails suggesting favoritism in the primary for Hillary Clinton.

16-year-old girl is 1 of 3 charged in Florida man's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:31pm

A 16-year-old Southwest Florida girl is back in the state after being charged in the death of a former neighbor.

UConn won't add ticket surcharge this football season

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:31pm

The University of Connecticut will not be adding a surcharge to tickets for the upcoming football and basketball seasons, according to the school's athletic director.

Monmouth officials say West Nile Virus evident in county

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:31pm

Monmouth County officials say they've found evidence of mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus in the county.

Richmond Police: 1 dead, 2 hurt in shooting at party

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:11pm

Richmond police are investigating a shooting near Virginia Commonwealth University that left one man dead and two people injured.

The Latest: Thousands of Sanders supporters take to streets

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:10pm

The Latest on demonstrations around Philadelphia ahead of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):

Richmond Police: 1 dead, 2 hurt in shooting at party

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 1:41pm

Richmond police say they are continuing to investigate a shooting near Virginia Commonwealth University that has left one man dead and two people injured.

1 dead, 3 injured in Las Vegas rollover crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 1:31pm

Police say a Las Vegas man was killed in a rollover crash that may have stemmed from racing with another vehicle.

Yahoo-Verizon deal said to be near

Cristina Alesci and Seth Fiegerman, CNN  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 1:24pm

Yahoo's days as an independent company may be nearing an end.

Man shot dead in Cedar City, suspect still at large

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 1:10pm

Cedar City police say a man is dead and a suspect is still at large.

Bus crash in Maryland sends 17 to hospital

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 12:51pm

A bus carrying 26 people in Maryland has veered off a road, sending 17 passengers to area hospitals with minor injuries.

Man going to trial in 22-year-old's overdose death

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 12:40pm

There is enough evidence for a trial in the death of a 22-year-old who was forced to eat a lethal amount of methamphetamine.

Police: Gunshots narrowly miss infant in Syracuse suburb

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 12:30pm

Police says they're investigating after shots fired at an apartment complex in a suburb of Syracuse narrowly missed an infant inside a car.

Last dance: Many show up to support dying Appleton teen

Jim Collar-Crescent Media, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 12:20pm

They came from California, Florida, Indiana and points in-between. A YouTube star made a surprise appearance, members of a favorite boy band poured their hearts out in a video message and flowers arrived from around the world.