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Thursday, Sep 3, 2015 - 3:56pm

Defiant clerk may avoid jail as deputies agree to follow law

ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) -- A federal judge ordered a defiant county clerk to jail Thursday for refusing court orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but five of her deputy clerks later agreed to follow the law, setting up possible resolution....

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Thursday, Sep 3, 2015 - 3:53pm

The Latest: White House says no one above the law

ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) -- The latest on the county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue marriage licenses since the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage (all times local):...

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Thursday, Sep 3, 2015 - 3:47pm

Image of dead child on beach haunts and frustrates the world

The photo of the dead 3-year-old Syrian boy on a Turkish beach is haunting....

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Thursday, Sep 3, 2015 - 3:37pm

2nd man charged in death of ex-officer's girlfriend in Texas

DALLAS (AP) -- A man authorities say conspired with a former Austin police officer to kill the patrolman's pregnant girlfriend has been charged with capital murder....

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Thursday, Sep 3, 2015 - 3:24pm

Police to examine video in death of Illinois officer

FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) -- Authorities have recovered video that they hope will provide significant help to detectives searching for three men wanted in the fatal shooting of an Illinois police officer, the lead investigator said Thursday....

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Thursday, Sep 3, 2015 - 3:22pm

Prosecutor: Church shooting suspect to face death penalty

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- The white man accused of killing nine black churchgoers during a Bible study will face the death penalty, a prosecutor said Thursday....

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Thursday, Sep 3, 2015 - 2:59pm

The Latest: Prosecutor: Not all families agree with death

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- The latest on a prosecutor's decision to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof (all times local):...

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Thursday, Sep 3, 2015 - 12:57pm

Pope visit this month presents unprecedented security issues

NEW YORK (AP) -- Those planning security for the New York City leg of the upcoming United States visit of Pope Francis have circled Sept. 25 on their calendars as the perfect storm....

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Thursday, Sep 3, 2015 - 11:46am

House Dems ask pope to address poor, environment in US visit

WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Democrats are pushing Pope Francis to address the minimum wage, hunger and the environment in his historic speech to Congress later this month, hoping his embrace will give momentum to three party priorities....

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