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Police seeking charges, say bounty hunters shot 2 menPolice in Tennessee say investigators believe bounty hunters shot two men in a wild incident last weekend that began in a Wal-Mart parking lot, fatally wounding one of them
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Grand Canyon: Found body likely teenage boy from TennesseeThe Grand Canyon National Park says a body that was found on Friday likely is 14-year-old Jackson Standefer, the hiker who went missing nearly two weeks ago while in the bottom of the park during a family trip
The Associated Press2 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Polk County Sheriff's Office shows John Camfield, a 48-year-old driver accused of fleeing after hitting three children when they got off a school bus, Thursday, April 27, 2017, in Ponciana, Fla. Polk County Sheriff's spokeswoman Carrie Horstman said in a news release that two of the children were critically injured when the car hit them on Thursday afternoon. She says the suspect, John Camfield, also hit another car before an off-duty sheriff's deputy who lives in the area arrested him. (Polk County Sheriff's Office via AP)
Former officer charged with hitting kids with car, killing 1Sheriff's officials say they've arrested a former Mississippi law enforcement officer driver accused of fleeing after hitting five children when they got off a school bus in central Florida
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Arkansas will face challenges replenishing execution supplyExperts say Arkansas will have a harder time getting more lethal injection drugs after an unprecedented court challenge by a drug distributor and possible complications during at least one of the four executions the state carried out this month
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this Wednesday, March 29, 2017, photo, people walk near the Comcast Innovation and Technology Center under construction, middle, and the Comcast Center, center right, in Philadelphia. On Friday, April 28, 2017, the Commerce Department issues the first of three estimates of how the U.S. economy performed in the January-March quarter. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
US economy expanded at weakest pace in 3 yearsUS economy grew just 0.7 percent in the first quarter amid consumer spending slowdown
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Father of missing boy says he's desperate to find sonThe father of a 5-year-old boy reported missing about a week ago in California has released a statement saying he is desperate to find his son
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Arkansas Department of Correction shows Kenneth Williams. On Thursday, April 27, Williams lurched and convulsed 20 times during a lethal injection execution that began with midazolam. (Arkansas Department of Correction via AP)
US executions: New troubles could resonate in upcoming caseThe latest unorthodox execution involving a disputed sedative likely will influence arguments in a rare hearing later this year by a federal appeals court
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Judge OKs work on Illinois highway some say threatens beeA federal judge says work can proceed on a suburban Chicago highway on which construction was halted because of concerns it threatened an endangered bumblebee
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this 1979 file photo, defense attorney Richard "Racehorse" Haynes speaks with reporters after a hearing in the Cullen Davis case, location not known. Haynes, famed for his flamboyant but successful trial defenses of millionaire and billionaire clients in some of Texas' most notorious murder cases, has died at age 90. Haynes died early Friday, April 28, 2017, at his home surrounded by family in the East Texas town of Trinity after years of declining health, said family spokesman Chris Tritico, a Houston criminal defense lawyer Haynes once mentored. (Gene Gordon)/Star-Telegram via AP)
Famed Houston lawyer Richard 'Racehorse' Haynes dies at 90Richard "Racehorse" Haynes, a Houston lawyer known for flamboyant but successful trial defenses of wealthy clients in Texas murder cases, has died
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Coca-Cola: Philadelphia's tax on sweetened drinks is hurtingCoca-Cola says Philadelphia's new tax on sweetened drinks is hurting their business in the city
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Lloyd Miller talks about the death of his neighbor, Fusako Petrus, Friday, April 28, 2017, in North Highlands, Calif. Petrus, 86, was sexually assaulted and beaten to death during a morning walk around the track with a friend, Wednesday. Neven Glen Butler, 18, was arrested that afternoon on unrelated sexual assault and elder abuse charges and homicide detectives were able to tie him to the scene of the assault on Petrus. Butler is being held on suspicion of murder without bail, and will be arraigned in Sacramento County Superior Court, Monday.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
Friends hail woman, 86, killed trying to stop attack as heroNeighbors and investigators are calling an 86-year-old California woman a hero after she died trying to help a friend fend off an attacker with her walking stick during a morning stroll
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Candles and flowers are arranged outside the home of Fusako Petrus in North Highlands, Calif., on Friday, April 28, 2017. Petrus, 86, was sexually assaulted and beaten to death during a morning walk with a friend at the track of Highlands High School on Wednesday. Neven Glen Butler, 18, was arrested that afternoon on unrelated sexual assault and elder abuse charges and homicide detectives were able to tie him to the scene of of the assault on Petrus. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
The Latest: Well-known lawyer defends teen in track attackA high-profile defense attorney has taken the case of a teenager accused of killing an 86-year-old woman on a high school track in California.
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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