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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 - 3:50pm

Phoenix police: Remains likely weren't flushed down toilet

PHOENIX (AP) -- Human remains found in a Phoenix wastewater sewer line included bones and likely were too large to have been flushed down a toilet, police said Friday....

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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 - 3:36pm

Kansas court upholds death sentence for sheriff's killing

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday upheld the death sentence imposed against a man who fatally shot a sheriff during a 2005 drug raid....

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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 - 3:22pm

Cincinnati cop investigated over post slamming white police

CINCINNATI (AP) -- A black Cincinnati police officer is under investigation over a Facebook post that said white officers "are looking for a reason to kill a black man."...

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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 - 3:07pm

Respect police, Baton Rouge mayor says at officer's funeral

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Baton Rouge Police Officer Matthew Gerald was remembered as a hero Friday by the city's mayor, who called for respecting the police and avoiding the kind of "us vs. them" mentality that can encourage violence....

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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 - 3:02pm

Ex-KKK leader David Duke signs up to run for US Senate seat

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke, an avowed white supremacist, officially signed up Friday to run for U.S. Senate in Louisiana, saying "the climate of this country has moved in my direction."...

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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 - 2:44pm

Safe GOP convention boosts Cleveland's image to the world

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Cleveland's safe and successful turn as host of the Republican National Convention has helped establish it as an ideal location for large events but also a city that people will consider when deciding where to live and do business, Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson said Friday....

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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 - 1:32pm

Obama rejects Trump depiction of US in crisis

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama fiercely rejected Donald Trump's depiction of an America in crisis on Friday, arguing that violent crime and illegal immigration have plunged under his leadership to their lowest rates in decades....

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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 - 1:31pm

Philadelphia readies for DNC after quiet Cleveland protests

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- As Cleveland breathes a sigh of relief after protests during the Republican convention came and went without mass disruptions and violence, eyes now turn to Philadelphia, the nation's fifth largest city that offers a bigger stage for bigger protests over a much larger area....

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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 - 8:38am

Records: Minnesota officer may have interacted with Castile

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- A Minnesota police officer and the black motorist he shot to death during a traffic stop may have interacted in a previous stop more than four years earlier, newly released records show....

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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 - 8:29am

Betsy Bloomingdale, Reagan friend and philanthropist, dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Betsy Bloomingdale, a department store heir's widow who hobnobbed with the world's elite, epitomized high fashion and was best friends with former first lady Nancy Reagan, has died. She was 93....

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