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1 injured, suspect in custody in Florida school shootingAuthorities say one student shot another in the ankle at a Florida high school and a suspect is in custody
The Associated Press6 minutes ago
Teacher of the year Mandy Manning poses for a photograph at the Washington Court Hotel, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Washington.  The national award winner embarks on a yearlong advocacy role to represent the best of the profession. Manning says she will use her new platform to encourage educators across the country to get out of their comfort zones in order to best serve the diversity of their students.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
National Teacher of the Year works with refugee studentsUndeterred by immigration politics, the 2018 National Teacher of the Year leads a Washington state classroom for refugees that runs on the same promise that's bestowed upon children and fuels newcomers to the American dream
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
FILE - In this March 7, 1989, file photo, first lady Barbara Bush reads to a group of day care students at the Library of Congress in Washington celebrating "1989-Year of the Young Reader." In March 1989, JUST weeks after moving into the White House, Mrs. Bush founded the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy. It has since raised more than $110 million to create or support literacy programs for men, women and children nationwide. She remained active with the group until mere months before her death Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at age 92. (AP Photo/Charles Tasnadi, File)
Barbara Bush believed literacy could cure other illsBarbara Bush came up with the idea of focusing on literacy as first lady during a jog in 1978, the year her husband considered his first run for president
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
This photo provided by the South Padre Island Police Department shows Lois Riess, of Blooming Prairie, Minn., who was arrested by federal deputy marshals Thursday, April 19, 2018, at a restaurant in South Padre Island, Texas. Investigators believe she killed her husband in Minnesota then fled to Florida where she used the same gun to slay her doppelganger with the intention of assuming her identity. Riess had been on the run since at least late March. (South Padre Island Police Department via AP)
Woman suspected in Minnesota, Florida deaths caught in TexasWoman suspected in Minnesota, Florida deaths captured at a South Texas resort after being on the run since at least late March
The Associated Press36 minutes ago
Bill Cosby's attorney Tom Messereau walks through the Montgomery County Courthouse during a break in Cosby's sexual assault retrial, Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Norristown, Pa.  (Mark Makela/Pool Photo via AP)
Cosby lawyers want jurors to hear from accuser's confidanteBill Cosby's lawyers are scrambling to make sure jurors at his sexual assault retrial hear from accuser Andrea Constand's confidante before deliberations get underway next week
The Associated Press55 minutes ago
Carver County Attorney Mark Metz leaves his press conference without taking questions Thursday, April 19, 2018 in Chaska, Minn., after he announced that no criminal charges will be filed in the death of musician Prince in 2016. The decision effectively ends the state's two-year investigation into how Prince got the fentanyl that killed him. At left is Sheriff Jim Olson. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
As Prince's health waned, alarm grew in inner circleInvestigative files in Prince's death show that members of his inner circle were growing increasingly alarmed about an opioid addition as his health waned in the final days of his life, and that they sought help
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This Wednesday, April 18, 2018 photo shows the Theta Tau fraternity house in Syracuse, N.Y.   Syracuse University Chancellor Kent Syverud announced the fraternity was suspended over videos with racist, sexist content.  Syverud, described the video involving members of Theta Tau, a professional engineering fraternity, as racist, anti-Semitic, homophobic, sexist and hostile to people with disabilities. He said the videos were turned over to the school's Department of Public Safety for possible disciplinary or legal action.   (Julie McMahon/The Syracuse Newspapers via AP)
Suspended fraternity: Offensive video was 'satirical sketch'A fraternity suspended at New York's Syracuse University over an offensive video says in an apologetic statement that the activities were intended as a "satirical sketch."
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Gilchrist County Sheriff Bobby Shultz speaks to the media after a shooting at Ace China in Trenton, Fla., Thursday, April 19, 2018. Someone fired through the window of a north Florida restaurant Thursday afternoon, killing a few deputies who were getting food, officials said. Fellow deputies responding to the scene found the shooter dead outside the business.d (Lauren Bacho/The Gainesville Sun via AP)
Deputies shot through restaurant window; sheriff blames hateAuthorities identify dead shooter of two Florida sheriff's deputies were fatally shot through the window of a Chinese restaurant
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Graphic shows results of AP-NORC Center poll on foreign relations and Trump approval; 2c x 5 inches; 96.3 mm x 127 mm;
AP-NORC Poll: Americans expect Russia tension will get worseAmericans are largely pessimistic about U.S. relations with Russia and China in the next year, and despite signs of diplomatic progress with Kim Jong Un over nuclear weapons, nearly half also expect things to get worse with North Korea
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This undated family photo made available by Joyce Vance, shows U.S. Circuit Judge Robert S. Vance, who was killed by a mail bomb sent to his home in Mountain Brook, Ala., in 1989. Walter Leroy Moore Jr. was convicted of capital murder in the blast and is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection on April 19, 2018. Moody has asked a court to block his scheduled execution this week, arguing that Alabama has no right to carry out the death penalty while he is also serving a federal sentence.  (Joyce Vance via AP)
Alabama mail-bomber the oldest executed in US modern timesAlabama man convicted in 1989 mail-bomb slaying of federal judge is executed, oldest prisoner put to death in US since it resumed carrying out the death penalty in 1970s
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Reward doubled to $20K after 700 pounds of dynamite stolenFederal authorities have doubled the reward to $20,000 for information on the theft of hundreds of explosives from a worksite in Pennsylvania
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec. 3, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump's White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner speaks during the Saban Forum 2017 in Washington. The Kushner Cos. confirmed Thursday, April 19, 2018, it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City. The AP report covered a three-year period when the real estate company was run by Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law who is now a senior adviser. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP reportThe Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City
The Associated Press3 hours ago
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