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Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 - 8:19am

Riverboat loses power, drifts from Nebraska to Iowa

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Three people were injured when a riverboat carrying 135 passengers struck a riverbank in Omaha, Nebraska, lost power and drifted across the Missouri River before coming to rest near a park in Council Bluffs, Iowa....

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Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 - 7:44am

City officials: 3 dead, 1 hurt in shooting north of Seattle

MUKILTEO, Washington (AP) -- Officials say a shooting at a suburban Seattle home has left three people dead and another person hurt, and that a suspect is in custody....

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Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 - 5:27am

Doubts about informant cause Chandra Levy case to crumble

McLEAN, Va. (AP) -- Armando Morales was a gang leader, drug dealer and a jailhouse snitch. But he was also a commanding, dynamic presence on the witness stand when he told jurors that his cellmate, Ingmar Guandique, confessed to the murder of Washington intern Chandra Levy....

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Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 - 3:50am

Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zika

MIAMI (AP) -- There's no official warning to stay clear of Florida, but the crowds that usually wander among the bold street murals in Miami's trendy Wynwood arts district may be thinner after reports that mosquitoes in the area have spread the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland for the first time....

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Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 - 3:23am

Wildfire sparks decline in tourism business in Big Sur

BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) -- Lodge managers and cafe owners along California's dramatic Big Sur coast were looking at a summer of jittery guests and cancelled bookings after fire officials warned that crews will likely be battling a wildfire raging in steep, forested ridges just to the north for another month....

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Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 - 3:21am

Questions remain about killing of San Diego policeman

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- San Diego police were trying to determine whether a shooting that killed a veteran officer and wounded another was a deliberate attack....

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Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 - 1:28am

Courts deal setbacks to GOP voting restrictions in 3 states

CHICAGO (AP) -- Courts dealt setbacks to Republican efforts in three states to restrict voting, blocking a North Carolina law requiring photo identification, loosening a similar measure in Wisconsin and halting strict citizenship requirements in Kansas....

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Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 - 1:27am

Army report: Grenade found in room of Dallas gunman in 2014

DALLAS (AP) -- The Army reservist who killed five Dallas police officers had kept an unauthorized grenade in his room on an Afghanistan base in 2014, according to a report by Army officials investigating a sexual harassment complaint against him....

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Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 - 1:26am

2 Chicago officers relieved of powers after suspect killed

CHICAGO (AP) -- Two Chicago officers involved in a shooting that left a suspect dead were relieved of their police powers even as the case is still being investigated, police say....

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