Death of ambushed Ky. lawman unsolved year later

BARDSTOWN, Ky. (AP) — After a late-night shift, officer Jason Ellis was driving home when he had to pull his marked police cruiser over on a highway exit ramp and remove tree limbs blocking the road. When he got out of his car, authorities say someone ambushed him,...

Aaron Hernandez charged in 2 more shooting deaths

BOSTON (AP) — Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez, who was already accused of murder in a man’s shooting death last year, “ambushed and executed” two other men a year earlier after an encounter at a nightclub, prosecutors said Thursday in...
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Obama at 9/11 museum: Terrorism can’t break us

President Barack Obama speaks at the dedication ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum on Thursday, May 15, 2014 in New York. (AP Photo/John Angelillo,Pool) President Barack Obama speaks at the dedication ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum on...
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Obama: No act of terror can match strength of US

President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton tour Memorial Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum with former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Thursday, May 15, 2014, in New York. Speaking at the dedication, the president said, no...

Aaron Hernandez indicted in Boston double slaying

BOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors say former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez, who already faces a murder charge in a man’s shooting death last year, has been indicted on new murder charges in an unrelated 2012 double slaying in Boston. The victims in that killing, Daniel...

East Sandusky Street closed until 5 p.m. Friday

The re-opening of East Sandusky Street, between South Main and East streets, has been delayed until 5 p.m. Friday, according to a news release from Nathan Hoy, project manager with the city engineering department. Motorists should find an alternate route and avoid the area during...
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NYC minister to repay $1.2M after AP probe

FILE – In this March 3, 2010 file photo, the Rev. Carl Keyes speaks to an audience in Harrisonburg, Va. about his life experiences relating to his organization, Aid for the World. On Wednesday, May 14, 2014, Keyes and his wife, Donna, two New York City ministers who were...

10,000 gallons of oil spill on Los Angeles streets

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Crews sopped up the remains of about 10,000 gallons of crude oil that sprayed into Los Angeles streets and onto buildings early Thursday after a high-pressure pipe burst. A geyser of crude spewed 20 feet high over approximately half a mile at about 12:15...
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NYC minister to repay $1.2M in disaster funds

FILE – In this March 3, 2010 file photo, the Rev. Carl Keyes speaks to an audience in Harrisonburg, Va. about his life experiences relating to his organization, Aid for the World. On Wednesday, May 14, 2014, Keyes and his wife, Donna, two New York City ministers who were...
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Host of fires clear San Diego-area neighborhoods

A wildfire climbs a canyon toward homes Wednesday, May 14, 2014, in Carlsbad, Calif. More wildfires broke out Wednesday in San Diego County — threatening homes in Carlsbad and forcing the evacuations of military housing and an elementary school at Camp Pendleton —...