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4 dolphins moved from Arizona facility to Caribbean park

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 7:39am

Four remaining dolphins at an Arizona facility where four other dolphins have died have been moved to a new home in the Caribbean.

Defense asks for July 1 trial in Chinese scholar case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 7:19am

Attorneys for a man accused of kidnapping and killing a University of Illinois scholar from China say they could be ready for a trial to begin July 1.

Police reviewing traffic stop in which officer drew gun

Randall Chase, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 7:09am

Delaware State Police say they're reviewing a traffic stop in which a trooper is seen on cellphone video pulling a gun on the driver.

Woman who exposed self at Virginia protest held without bail

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 6:43am

A New York woman who mimicked Virginia's state seal by exposing her breast outside the Capitol during a protest in support of the Equal Rights Amendment is being held without bail.

Pilots radioed for help before Florida crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 6:30am

A Rutgers University professor and his teenage son radioed they had lost control of their plane just before it crashed off the Florida coast, killing them both.

2 children killed in 3-vehicle crash in Massachusetts

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 6:27am

Two young children died and four other people were injured in a three-vehicle traffic crash in Massachusetts.

Twitter account of Tampa's mayor hacked; threat posted

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 5:50am

The Twitter account of Tampa, Florida's, mayor was hacked with the hijacker posting racist and pornographic images and a threat against the airport.

S. Carolina college apologizes for blackface yearbook photos

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 5:35am

The University of South Carolina's president is apologizing after pictures of white students wearing blackface were found in old yearbooks.

NYC to pay back over $5 million in Superstorm Sandy funds

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 5:32am

New York City has reached a tentative settlement to pay back $5.3 million obtained through fraudulent claims to the Federal Emergency Management Agency after Superstorm Sandy.

Kentucky Senate passes bill to outlaw child sex dolls

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 5:27am

The Kentucky state Senate has passed a bill to make possessing a "child sex doll" illegal.

Reward offered for info on vet accused of rape, faking death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 5:24am

The U.S. Marshals Service is offering $5,000 for information on a U.S. Army veteran accused of raping and impregnating his 14-year-old stepdaughter and then faking his death to avoid charges.

Park ranger furloughed during shutdown wins lottery

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 5:04am

A park ranger furloughed during the partial federal government shutdown has claimed a $29.5 million lottery jackpot.

School bus driver revived with Narcan after crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 4:29am

Police in New Jersey's largest city used Narcan to revive a school bus driver after her bus, with a dozen children on board, hit a tree.

Georgia college to form commission to review racist photos

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 3:53am

Emory University in Atlanta says it's forming a commission to review racist photos that appear in past yearbooks.

Deputy fined for off-duty crash that left woman comatose

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 3:48am

A Florida deputy has been fined $500 and had his driver license suspended for three months for causing an off-duty crash that left a young woman comatose for more than a month.

Louisiana woman charged in shooting of her pet llama, Earl

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 2:34am

A Louisiana woman is accused of shooting her pet llama named Earl who she says attacked her.

Sheriff: Woman died in accidental fall at Georgia party

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 2:29am

The sheriff's office of Forsyth County, Georgia, says a woman found dead in the backyard of a Cumming home died in an accidental fall.

N. Carolina transgender inmate denied move to women's prison

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 21st - 12:22am

A transgender woman convicted of insurance fraud is serving time at a men's prison in North Carolina despite her repeated requests to transfer to women's housing.

Oakland teachers to start strike Thursday

Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 20th - 11:26pm

Teachers in Oakland, California, planned to raise picket signs Thursday in the country's latest strike by educators over classroom conditions and pay.