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FBI, police in Michigan join Indiana homicide probe

FREMONT, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say the FBI and police in Michigan have joined an investigation into the death of a man found slain...

What exactly happened in Niger?

Pentagon faces demands for details on attack that killed 4 American soldiers By ROBERT BURNS AP National Security Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of Congress demanded answers...

Police: 1 dead in fireworks explosion

HEBRON, Ind. (AP) — Police say a fireworks explosion that killed a man and severely injured another man in northwestern Indiana appears to be...

Poll: Voters open to candidates without deep religious faith

By DAVID CRARY AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Religion’s role in politics and public policy is in the spotlight heading toward the midterm elections,...

Purdue online program begins

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University has launched its rebranded version of online-based Kaplan University after criticism over the program’s quality. Purdue Global’s website...

Drones: Cops add an eye in the sky

By JOHN SEEWER Associated Press TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The armed robbery suspect hiding out in a camper in rural Michigan heard state troopers closing in,...

Sister led California police to her shackled, starving siblings

By AMY TAXIN and BRIAN MELLEY Associated Press RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — In a plea to a police dispatcher to “help my sisters,” a 17-year-old girl in...

Social media leaders tell Congress they’ll do better

By MARY CLARE JALONICK and BARBARA ORTUTAY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook and Twitter executives pledged on Wednesday to better protect their social media platforms in...

Video shows massacre suspect punching self, speaking softly

By TERRY SPENCER Associated Press SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors on Wednesday released hours of video interrogation of Florida’s school shooting suspect, footage showing the young...

At least 98 dead after quake in Indonesia

By ROS IDIN and ALI KOTARUMALOS Associated Press MATARAM, Indonesia (AP) — A powerful earthquake flattened houses and toppled bridges on the Indonesian tourist island of...