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Saturday, Aug 01, 2015

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Biden associates resume discussion about presidential run

WASHINGTON – Vice President Joe Biden’s associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations during his son’s illness and following his death earlier this year. But Biden has...
Updated: 23 minutes ago
Bobby Brown, family mourn Bobbi Kristina at funeral

Bobby Brown, family mourn Bobbi Kristina at funeral

ALPHARETTA, Ga. – R&B singer Bobby Brown emerged from the funeral of his daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown, staring toward the ground before lifting his head up and briefly gazing at the sky.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Rays overpowered by Red Sox 11-7

Rays overpowered by Red Sox 11-7

BOSTON – Travis Shaw hit his first two major league homers and went 4-for-4 with five runs scored and four RBIs to lead the Boston Red Sox past the Tampa Bay Rays 11-7 on Saturday.
Updated: 1 hour ago

Philadelphia teen accused of lighting child on fire, held for trial

PHILADELPHIA – A 16-year-old youth has been ordered to stand trial on charges that he set an 11-year-old boy on fire in west Philadelphia earlier this month.
Updated: 2 hours ago

Researcher in Zimbabwe doubts report of 2nd lion killing

JOHANNESBURG – A lion researcher in Zimbabwe on Saturday cast doubt on a report of the shooting death of a male lion who was a companion of Cecil, a famous lion killed by an American hunter in early July.
Updated: 2 hours ago

Florida power company gave $1 million to pro-Bush super PAC

WASHINGTON — The largest Florida corporate donor to a super political action committee backing former Gov. Jeb Bush’s presidential run is NextEra Energy Inc., the company that owns electric utility giant Florida Power & Light.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Trump sues celebrity chef over canceled D.C. restaurant

WASHINGTON – Donald Trump’s organization is suing celebrity chef Jose Andres for backing out of a hotel project in Washington.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Telemundo interviews Bush on wide range of topics

MIAMI – In his first Spanish-language television network interview since launching his 2016 presidential campaign, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush fielded questions ranging from the upcoming presidential debate to Donald Trump, from...
Updated: 3 hours ago
Suspected Flight 370 wing flap arrives at French facility

Suspected Flight 370 wing flap arrives at French facility

BALMA, France – A wing flap suspected to be from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 today arrived at a French military testing facility where it will be analyzed by experts.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Zimbabwean authorities restrict hunting after lion killing

Zimbabwean authorities restrict hunting after lion killing

HARARE, Zimbabwe – Zimbabwean wildlife authorities say they have suspended the hunting of lions, leopards and elephants in an area favored by hunters following the killing of a lion popular with tourists.
Updated: 5 hours ago