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The Latest: AP source says McCabe kept notes on Trump

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 4:43pm

The Latest on the dismissal of Andrew McCabe, a former FBI deputy director (all times local):

Shooting prompts lockdown at suburban Cleveland mall

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 4:38pm

The police chief in a Cleveland suburb where a shooting prompted the lockdown of a popular shopping mall says a suspect is in custody and a victim is hospitalized in stable condition.

1 dead, 1 injured after shooting at Southern California mall

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 4:35pm

Authorities say one person was killed and one injured after a shooting at a Southern California mall.

2 Romanians sentenced in multistate ATM skimming scheme

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 4:34pm

Two Romanian nationals convicted in a multistate ATM skimming scheme have been sentenced to prison.

The Latest: 3rd vehicle pulled from bridge collapse wreckage

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 4:28pm

The Latest on the deadly pedestrian bridge collapse in Miami (all times local):

Illinois governor race more fierce, costly as primary nears

Sara Burnett, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 4:20pm

The candidates for Illinois governor are making their final push ahead of Tuesday's primary, greeting voters and sinking more money into what's become an increasingly fierce — and expensive — contest.

Man found dead in parked California van had criminal history

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 3:54pm

Authorities say a homeless man found dead alongside his girlfriend and their two young children in a parked van in Southern California had a lengthy rap sheet.

Texas authorities: At least 12 arrested for animal ritual

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 3:49pm

Authorities in Texas have arrested at least a dozen people for animal cruelty after interrupting what they believe was ritual sacrifice.

5 doctors charged with taking kickbacks to tout painkiller

Larry Neumeister, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 3:32pm

Five New York City doctors were arrested Friday on charges that they accepted bribes and kickbacks from an Arizona-based pharmaceutical company to prescribe large volumes of a highly addictive painkiller.

Bridge collapse victim's uncle rages at 'incompetence'

Jennifer Kay and Allen G. Breed, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 3:26pm

As crews began removing bodies from beneath a collapsed pedestrian bridge Saturday, a victim's uncle raged against what he called the "complete incompetence" and "colossal failure" that allowed people to drive beneath the unfinished concrete span.

Police: Colorado home invasion suspects arrested in Utah

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 3:25pm

Utah authorities arrested a couple sought in an armed home invasion in Greeley, Colorado, but not before one suspect bolted from a motel room and hid in a parked car.

UK probing Facebook after Cambridge Analytica suspension

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 2:44pm

Britain's information commissioner is investigating whether Facebook data was "illegally acquired and used," after the social network suspended Cambridge Analytica, a firm that worked for U.S. President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign.

Judge gives FBI more time in alleged serial killer case

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 2:26pm

A judge has given the FBI more time to pull data from cellphones collected during its probe of a Gary man accused of killing seven women.

Superintendent apologizes for airing school shooting audio

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 2:05pm

A Pennsylvania school district that played audio clips of the Florida high school mass shooting during a tribute to victims has apologized.

Chicago River dyed green for St. Patrick's Day

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 1:48pm

The Chicago River has been dyed a bright shade of green, kicking off the city's St. Patrick's Day festivities.

Senators want CIA to lift veil on nominee's black site past

Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 1:32pm

Gina Haspel's long spy career is so shrouded in mystery that senators want documents declassified so they can decide if her role at a CIA black site should prevent her from directing the agency.

Immigrant detainee who alleged sex abuse released

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 1:12pm

A Salvadoran woman who said a guard groped her inside an immigration detention facility has been released, advocates said.

Michigan shipwreck hunters find schooner that sank in 1873

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 12:43pm

Michigan shipwreck hunters have found the remains of a schooner that sank in Lake Michigan in 1873 during a storm.

US job openings soar to record high of 6.3 million

Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 17th - 12:26pm

U.S. employers sharply ramped up their demand for workers in January, advertising 6.3 million jobs at the end of the month, the most on records dating back 17 years.