Islamic State group claims responsibility for Dallas assault
PHOENIX (AP) -- The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Tuesday for the assault on a Texas cartoon contest that featured images of the Prophet Muhammad, but counterterrorism experts said IS has a history of asserting involvement in attacks in which it had no operational role....
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Five paintings missing since WWII returning to Germany
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five paintings missing since World War II are being returned to collections in Germany at the behest of the heirs of their American acquirers....
Nigerian troops who fled Boko Haram now have them on the run
YOLA, Nigeria (AP) -- A year ago, a dozen Nigerian troops fighting about 200 Boko Haram militants in the town of Chibok exhausted their ammunition and ran, leaving the road open for the abduction of nearly 300 girls....
60 bodies recovered in Nepal valley hit by quake, mudslide
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Emergency workers have recovered the bodies of 60 people - including nine foreigners - who were killed when Nepal's earthquake triggered a mudslide that buried a village in the scenic Langtang Valley popular with tourists....
Official with New Jersey lottery to head Maryland's agency
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) -- Gov. Larry Hogan has named an official with the New Jersey Lottery Group to head Maryland's gaming agency....
Latest in police corruption case: Lawyer defends cops' work
Prosecutor: Drug squad thought badge protected them from law
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Citizens give police "a tremendous amount of power" and cannot let them use it to beat, rob and intimidate people - even if they are drug dealers, a federal prosecutor told jurors....
Toddler found on roof, while baby tried to climb out window
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities called to a three-story home found a 2-year-old boy on the roof and a 1-year-old trying to climb out a window to join him....
Mobile home fire that killed 3 relatives ruled accidental
COATESVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a mobile home fire that killed three relatives was accidentally sparked by smoking materials discarded outside during conditions ideal for the spread of fire....
Judge tells deadlocked jury in Etan Patz case to keep going
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jurors deliberating in the 36-year-old missing-child case of Etan Patz said Tuesday they are deadlocked for the second time in 15 days, but a judge told them to keep trying....
Kennywood Park near Pittsburgh ups security after scuffle
WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (AP) -- A Pittsburgh-area amusement park is beefing up security after a weekend scuffle involving 50 to 75 teenagers forced the park to close early....
Suspect being questioned in shooting deaths of 2 women
NEEDMORE, Pa. (AP) -- State police in south-central Pennsylvania say they are questioning a suspect in the shooting deaths of two women in what they say appears to have been a domestic dispute....
Ellen Albertini Dow, 'Wedding Singer' rapper, dies at 101
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Ellen Albertini Dow, a feisty character actress best known for her salty rendition of "Rapper's Delight" in "The Wedding Singer," has died. She was 101....
Judge: Man won't be prosecuted for flag 'desecration'
DUNCANSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A man won't be prosecuted for painting the letters "AIM" on an American flag that he then flew upside down on his house last year because the gesture amounts to constitutionally protected speech, a central Pennsylvania judge ruled....
Retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson and retired business executive Carly Fiorina both entered the race for the Republican Party's presidential nomination on Monday. Independent Vermont U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders launched his presidential bid for the Democratic presidential nomination last week. Carson and Fiorina are considered conservatives. Sanders says he's a democratic socialist.
From what you've heard, seen, or read do you agree with the decision to prosecute the six arresting officers in the death of Mr.Gray?