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Manhunt underway after 3 shootings in Washington, DC area
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) -- A manhunt was underway Friday after authorities said they were looking into whether three fatal shootings in the Washington area were connected.... 5/6/2016 6:42 PM

Another lawsuit accuses former VA employee of sexual abuse
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The number of lawsuits accusing a former physician assistant at a Veteran's Administration hospital in Kansas of sexual abuse has grown to at least five.... 5/6/2016 5:48 PM

Judge's order reopens questions about what Paterno knew when
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A new legal document that claims a boy told Joe Paterno in 1976 that Jerry Sandusky had molested him has dropped like a bombshell and reignited debate about what the Penn State coach knew about his longtime assistant decades before his arrest.... 5/6/2016 6:53 PM

6 bodies, including 4 children, found in burning NY home
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- A predawn fire quickly engulfed a two-story house Friday in Syracuse, and two men, a 7-year-old girl and three boys ages 10 to 13 were found dead inside, officials said.... 5/6/2016 6:44 PM

Emma and Noah continue to be
WASHINGTON (AP) -- When it comes to baby names, Emma and Noah reign supreme.... 5/6/2016 4:56 PM

Parents of Newtown victim honored for brain-health advocacy
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Two scientists whose daughter was killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School are being honored by the Yale School of Medicine for their advocacy for brain health.... 5/6/2016 6:57 PM

Little Rock settles lawsuit over 2010 police shooting
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- The city of Little Rock agreed to settle a lawsuit Friday from the family of 67-year-old black man who was fatally shot in 2010 after two off-duty, white police officers entered his apartment without a warrant, a city official told The Associated Press.... 5/6/2016 6:39 PM

Woman shot by 4-year-old son avoids prosecution
PALATKA, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida woman whose 4-year-old son shot her in the back as they rode in her pickup truck will avoid prosecution and any jail time if she satisfies a number of conditions detailed in an agreement announced Friday.... 5/6/2016 5:28 PM

Thousands mourn at funeral of kidnapped Navajo girl
FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) -- Thousands of people from across the Navajo Nation and beyond shared their grief Friday at the funeral of an 11-year-old girl who was lured to her death by a beckoning stranger.... 5/6/2016 7:00 PM

Rick Perry ditches glasses for portrait, defends Trump
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Ditching his now-famous black glasses Friday for his official Texas portrait, former Gov. Rick Perry is back looking like his old self but sounding far different when it comes to former presidential rival Donald Trump.... 5/6/2016 6:13 PM

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