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Snapchat snafu: Alleged drug dealer leads clients to police

MORGANFIELD, Ky. (AP) — A suspected Kentucky drug dealer likely tanked his reviews after police say a wrong phone number posted on Snapchat led clients straight to police. The Gleaner cites a Morganfield police release that says an officer received calls and texts Sunday...

The Latest: Pompeo links denuclearizing to sanctions relief

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local): 11:05 p.m. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says there will be no sanctions relief for North Korea until it denuclearizes. Pompeo is pushing...

2 Gamers Plead Not Guilty In Kansas ‘swatting’ Death

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Two online gamers whose dispute over a $1.50 Call of Duty WWII video game bet allegedly led police to fatally shoot a Kansas man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges in a “swatting” case that drew national attention. Casey Viner, 18, of North...

Koreas holding military talks to reduce tensions on border

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The rival Koreas were holding rare high-level military talks Thursday to discuss reducing tensions across their heavily fortified border. It’s possible North Korean officials during the talks at the border village of Panmunjom will seek a...

Rebel Wilson has Australian defamation payout slashed

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Rebel Wilson has had her record 4.6 million Australian dollar ($3.5 million) damages award in a defamation case slashed to AU$600,000 ($454,000) after a magazine publisher appealed the amount of the payout. The 38-year-old Australian comic...

Jets OC Bates throwing whole playbook at rookie Darnold

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jeremy Bates is not treating his rookie quarterback with kid gloves. No coddling. No easing into things. The New York Jets offensive coordinator has Sam Darnold on the fast track, and the No. 3 overall pick from Southern California is handling...

The Latest: Central Colorado wildfire likely human-caused

DENVER (AP) — The Latest on the wildfires burning in the West: (all times local): 7:10 p.m. Investigators say a wildfire that scorched an area of Colorado known for its ski resorts, forcing the evacuation of more than 1,300 homes, was likely human-caused. Summit Fire Chief...

Agencies Search For Suspect Who Fled Into Ohio River

VILLA HILLS, Ky. (AP) — Authorities in Kentucky and Ohio are searching for a man who police say jumped into the Ohio River while he was being sought by officers. News outlets report the man’s identity hasn’t been released. Cincinnati police said in a tweet that he is...

A Year After Shooting, GOP Lawmakers Hold Firm On Gun Rights

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the year since House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and others were shot at a congressional baseball practice, mass shootings have occurred at a Texas church, a Las Vegas music festival and high schools in Parkland, Florida, and Santa Fe, Texas. Ohio Rep. Brad...

Wedding dress mistakenly donated to Goodwill

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman is on a desperate search to find her wedding dress that was mistakenly donated to Goodwill. Rachele Familia tells WGGB-TV she was storing her wedding dress at her aunt and uncle’s house. Familia married in 2004, and her...