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    Sessions praises NYPD after 'soft on crime' controversy

    NEW YORK (AP) U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says the New York Police Department has developed "some of the best" policing techniques ever and should be studied, just days after the Justice Department chastised New York City for a "soft on...

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  • Business

    Transcript of AP interview with Trump

    A transcript of an Oval Office interview Friday with President Donald Trump by AP White House Correspondent Julie Pace. Where the audio recording of the interview is unclear, ellipses or a notation that the recording was unintelligible are...

    By The Associated Press|

  • News

    Police: Officer shoots knife-wielding man Virginia

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Police say an officer in Virginia shot a knife-wielding man who had earlier told dispatchers that he strangled his wife.The Richmond Police Department says officers were called to an apartment complex early Sunday after a man...

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  • News

    Ex-treasure hunter faces more charges over missing coins

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) A federal judge is warning an ex-treasure hunter that he could face another contempt-of-court charge if he doesn't reveal the location of 500 missing gold coins.Ohio Judge Algenon Marbley on Friday ordered Tommy Thompson to...

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  • News

    North Carolina civil rights center faces conservative ire

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) A center founded at the University of North Carolina by a civil rights attorney to help the poor and disenfranchised is the latest institution to come under fire from conservatives as they work to leave their mark on the...

    By Martha Waggoner, Associated Press|

  • News

    North Carolina civil rights center faces conservative ire

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) A center founded at the University of North Carolina by a civil rights attorney to help the poor and disenfranchised is the latest institution to come under fire from conservatives seeking to leave their mark on the state's...

    By Martha Waggoner, Associated Press|

  • News

    Crime victims: Alabama is wrong to post personal info online

    Crime victims are calling for personal information such as addresses and telephone numbers to be removed from Alabama's court records website.They say that information should remain private in order to keep them safe from their perpetrators.A...

    By Jeff Martin, Associated Press|

  • Business

    Baby bump: Birthing giraffe becomes a cash cow for tiny zoo

    April the giraffe has become a cash cow for a tiny zoo in rural upstate New York, thanks to a livestream of her pregnancy and birth that has enthralled viewers around the world.Owners of the Animal Adventure Park won't say exactly how much...

    By Mary Esch, Associated Press|

  • Environment

    Study: Whale and boat collisions may be more common

    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) A group of marine scientists says collisions of whales and boats off of the New England coast may be more common than previously thought.The scientists focused on the humpback whale population in the southern Gulf of Maine,...

    By Patrick Whittle, Associated Press|

  • Environment

    Community reluctantly bidding farewell to 600-year-old tree

    BERNARDS, N.J. (AP) For hundreds of years, an imposing white oak tree has watched over a New Jersey community and a church, providing protection from the blazing summer sun, serving as a scenic backdrop for thousands of photos and according...

    By Bruce Shipkowski, Associated Press|

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