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Giant sinkhole forms at entrance of Missouri golf course

Giant sinkhole forms at entrance of Missouri golf course

BRANSON, Mo. – A big sinkhole discovered Friday near the driving range of a southwest Missouri golf course is attracting the attention of geological experts.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Navy says pilot safe after plane went off San Diego runway

Navy says pilot safe after plane went off San Diego runway

SAN DIEGO — A pilot safely ejected into San Diego Bay on Friday when a training jet went off the end of a runway after landing at Naval Air Station North Island.
Updated: 4 hours ago

Senate approves Obama’s hard-fought trade negotiating bill

WASHINGTON – The Republican-led Senate has handed President Barack Obama a major victory by approving his request for enhanced trade negotiating authority.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Las Vegas feels magnitude-4.8 earthquake 100 miles away

Las Vegas feels magnitude-4.8 earthquake 100 miles away

LAS VEGAS – A magnitude-4.8 earthquake struck a rural area of southern Nevada today, shaking buildings more than 100 miles away and shutting down a busy Las Vegas interchange as road-tripping travelers were descending on Sin City for Memorial ...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Egg prices surge to record on shortage caused by bird flu

Egg prices surge to record on shortage caused by bird flu

DES MOINES, Iowa — Egg prices reached record levels today after a bird flu outbreak decimated the flock, leading to the death of more than 20 million egg-laying hens over the last month in the top producing state of Iowa.
Updated: 5 hours ago

Md. woman found pushing dead 3-year-old son in swing

BALTIMORE – A woman was found pushing her dead 3-year-old son in a park swing today, and authorities say she may have been there for hours, or even since the day before.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Brewers' Smith suspended 8 games for rosin, sunscreen on arm

Brewers' Smith suspended 8 games for rosin, sunscreen on arm

ATLANTA — Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell didn’t see a shiny substance on reliever Will Smith’s right arm until it was too late.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Casey Kasem’s widow won’t face elder abuse charges

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles prosecutors said Friday that they won’t file elder abuse charges against Casey Kasem’s widow despite efforts by three of the radio personality’s children to have her prosecuted.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Mother pleads not guilty to assaulting toddler on Alaska-Hawaii flight

HONOLULU – A mother is pleading not guilty to allegations that she physically and verbally assaulted her 15-month-old daughter during an Alaska Airlines flight from Anchorage, Alaska, to Honolulu.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Sources: Goodell will not recuse self from Brady appeal

NEW YORK — Roger Goodell will hear Tom Brady’s appeal of his four-game suspension for his role in the deflated footballs scandal.
Updated: 8 hours ago