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Dad and daughter end 4,200-mile bicycle trip in Florida

Dad and daughter end 4,200-mile bicycle trip in Florida

KEY WEST – A father and daughter have finished their 4,200-mile cross-country bicycle trek to benefit wounded American veterans and their families, ending the ride the Florida Keys.
Updated: 4 hours ago

Boy with fake gun dies after shot by Ohio officer

CLEVELAND – A 12-year-old boy shot by police after grabbing what turned out to be a replica gun died from his wounds Sunday, a day after officers responded to a 911 call about someone waving a “probably fake” gun at a playground....
Updated: 4 hours ago
Ferguson tense ahead of grand jury decision

Ferguson tense ahead of grand jury decision

FERGUSON, Mo. – Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Lost letter that inspired Kerouac, Beat genre found

Lost letter that inspired Kerouac, Beat genre found

LOS ANGELES – It’s been called the letter that launched a literary genre – 16,000 amphetamine-fueled, stream-of-consciousness words written by Neal Cassady to his friend Jack Kerouac in 1950.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Cops: Naked suspect assaults man, 84, at Boston airport

BOSTON – A naked man fell through the ceiling of a women’s bathroom at Logan Airport on Saturday, then ran out of the restroom and viciously assaulted an elderly man while he was still in the buff and bleeding, before being arrested, st...
Updated: 8 hours ago
‘Mockingjay, Part 1’ opens with $123 million

‘Mockingjay, Part 1’ opens with $123 million

NEW YORK – “Mockingjay, Part 1” didn’t catch fire like the last installment of “The Hunger Games,” but it still set the highest opening of the year with $123 million at the weekend box office.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Ohio State, FSU giving playoff committee food for thought

Ohio State finally took control of its game against Indiana in the fourth quarter. That was still better than Florida State.
Updated: 21 hours ago
Civic group: No Ferguson grand jury decision yet

Civic group: No Ferguson grand jury decision yet

FERGUSON, Mo. — Crews erected barricades Saturday around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this w...
Updated: 22 hours ago
Homes collapse, 39 injured in Japan earthquake

Homes collapse, 39 injured in Japan earthquake

TOKYO — Helicopter surveys on Sunday showed more extensive damage than earlier thought from an overnight earthquake in the mountainous central Japan area that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics.
Updated: 23 hours ago

Official: S.D. man kills 4, including self, wounds 1

A 22-year-old man apparently shot and killed three people and wounded a fourth at a home on a South Dakota Indian reservation before he killed himself early today, authorities said.
Published: 11/22/14