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  • Associated Press

    Police: Owner blew up house on his daughter's wedding day

    EDGEWOOD, Pa. (September 15, 2019) — A homeowner near Pittsburgh blew up his house on his daughter’s wedding day, police said shortly after his body was found in the rubble late Saturday.

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    Several injured when decks collapse during firefighter event

    WILDWOOD, N.J. (September 14, 2019) — Multiple levels of decking attached to a building collapsed Saturday evening at the Jersey Shore, trapping people and injuring several, including children, officials and witnesses said.

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    In Alaska hometown, Native women say police ignored rapes

    NOME, Alaska (September 14, 2019) — There’s not much that scares Susie. As an Alaska Native woman, she thrives amid sub-zero winters in her village near the Arctic Circle, and camps with her family each summer at the Bering Sea, catching, drying and smoking salmon to put away for winter.

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    6 people die in shootings in Albuquerque

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (September 13, 2019) — Albuquerque police say six people were killed last night in separate shootings in the city.

  • Associated Press

    New York City looks to repeal 'gay conversion therapy' ban

    NEW YORK (September 13, 2019) — A New York City law banning so-called gay conversion therapy would be repealed under legislation introduced Thursday over concerns that a pending federal lawsuit could lead to a decision unfavorable to the LGBTQ community if the case were to make it to the Supreme Court.

  • Associated Press

    Crew was asleep when fatal boat fire ignited, officials say

    LOS ANGELES (September 12, 2019) — A California scuba dive boat was operating in violation of Coast Guard regulations when crew members were sleeping and a pre-dawn fire killed 34 people, leaving grieving families wondering if a required night watchman could have saved their loved ones.

  • Associated Press

    Divers recover body of last missing victim of boat fire

    LOS ANGELES (September 11, 2019) — Divers on Wednesday recovered the body of the last missing victim of a boat fire off the California coast that killed 34 people.

  • Associated Press

    450 miles of border wall by next year? In Arizona, it starts

    YUMA, Ariz. (September 11, 2019) — On a dirt road past rows of date trees, just feet from a dry section of Colorado River, a small construction crew is putting up a towering border wall that the government hopes will reduce — for good — the flow of immigrants who cross the U.S.-Mexico border illegally.

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