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Authorities announce arrests in slaying of 8 family members

Andrew Welsh-Huggins, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:59am

Authorities say a family of four has been arrested in the slayings of eight members of another family in rural Ohio two years ago.

Authorities announce family of 4 arrested in 2016 slayings of 8 in rural Ohio

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:52am

Authorities announce family of 4 arrested in 2016 slayings of 8 in rural Ohio.

Funeral services held for 2 Oklahoma students shot to death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:50am

Classes have been canceled at an Oklahoma school district so students can attend funeral services for two students who were shot to death.

Remember the caravan? After vote, focus on migrants fades

Jonathan Lemire and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:47am

Did someone say caravan?

Spokesman: No charges for Bernie Sanders' wife

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:44am

A spokesman for Sen. Bernie Sanders and his wife says Jane Sanders has been informed that the U.S. Attorney in Vermont has closed its investigation of a college land deal involving her and decided not to bring charges.

Things to know about Michelle Obama's book, arena tour

Jeff Karoub, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:34am

and an ocean — is not your average book tour. Of course, the former first lady is not your average author.

Disney World blocks man who displayed Trump signs

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:23am

A man who displayed signs supporting Donald Trump is permanently not permitted at all Walt Disney World properties for violating the rules.

Hotel employee charged with assaulting 2 female guests

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:19am

A suburban St. Louis hotel employee has been charged with sneaking into two sleeping women's rooms and videoing himself sexually assaulting them on his cellphone.

More US kids get paralyzing illness, cause is still unknown

Mike Stobbe, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:10am

More children have been diagnosed with a mysterious paralyzing illness in recent weeks, and U.S. health officials said Tuesday that they still aren't sure what's causing it.

Homeland Security secretary expected to leave

Colleen Long and Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 10:36am

President Donald Trump has soured on Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and she is expected to leave her job, perhaps as soon as this week, according to two people with knowledge of the issue.

The Latest: Ocasio-Cortez speaks at Pelosi's office protest

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 10:13am

The Latest on new members of Congress (all times local):

Texas mulls curriculum that cuts Helen Keller, keeps Moses

Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 10:12am

The Texas Board of Education is discussing changes to the history curriculum that could scrap lessons featuring Hillary Clinton, Helen Keller and Barry Goldwater, but keep instruction about how Moses influenced the nation's Founding Fathers and the ways states' rights helped cause the Civil War.

Amazon HQ locations: Similar basics but different vibes

Jennifer Peltz and Matthew Barakat, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 10:04am

The two communities that learned Tuesday they are about to become homes to a pair of big, new East Coast bases for Amazon are both riverfront stretches of major metropolitan areas with ample transportation and space for workers.

Mattis says he'll visit US-Mexico border

Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 10:04am

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he plans to visit the U.S.-Mexico border, where troops are helping erect barriers and performing other tasks in support of border security.

Deadline extended to help restore Harvey-damaged La Nina

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 10:00am

A Texas city has extended a deadline to find someone to preserve and restore a Hurricane Harvey-damaged replica of a ship used by explorer Christopher Columbus.

Car crashes into Social Security office; at least 16 hurt

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:54am

Authorities say a car has crashed through the front of a Social Security office in New Jersey, injuring at least 16 people.

The Latest: Newest abortion court fight opens in Kentucky

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:49am

The Latest on a federal trial over a lawsuit challenging a Kentucky abortion law (all times local):

Renowned former drum corps leader charged with sex assault

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:46am

The longtime former leader of a champion Pennsylvania-based drum and bugle corps has been charged with sexually assaulting two women.

Schneiderman accuser: Donate campaign funds to help women

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:41am

One of former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's accusers is urging him to donate millions of dollars left in his campaign coffers to programs that help abused women.

Woman pleads guilty in death of infant in hot Michigan home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:38am

A western Michigan woman charged in the death of her 6-month-old son who was left in a car seat in a sweltering home has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.