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The Latest: Circus operator has history of animal violations
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) -- The latest on the circus tent collapse (all times local):... 8/4/2015 8:26 PM

Sheriff: 2 men fire at soldiers in Mississippi; none hurt
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) -- Authorities are searching for two men who fired gunshots from a vehicle at soldiers at a military facility in Mississippi, although no one was reported wounded, a sheriff said Tuesday.... 8/4/2015 7:47 PM

Sandra Bland's family sues state trooper, wants answers
HOUSTON (AP) -- The family of a black woman found dead in a Texas jail three days after a confrontation with a white state trooper filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Tuesday against the officer and other officials, saying it was a last resort after being unable to get enough information about the case.... 8/4/2015 7:48 PM

Victim's grieving dad tells Holmes jury of devastating loss
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- Jurors struggled to hold back tears Tuesday as a grieving father described how he returns now and then to the Colorado theater where his son was murdered.... 8/4/2015 8:33 PM

The Latest: Dad of theater victim leaves empty seat on trips
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):... 8/4/2015 6:00 PM

The Latest: California wildfire moves close to help center
LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) -- The latest on wildfires burning in California (all times local):... 8/4/2015 8:18 PM

NYC targets cooling systems linked to Legionnaires' outbreak
NEW YORK (AP) -- Lawmakers are rushing to draft New York's first regulations for a type of heavy-duty rooftop air conditioning equipment amid suspicions that bacteria-laden mist from these units could be the cause of the deadliest known outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the city's history.... 8/4/2015 8:30 PM

Milwaukee archdiocese settles abuse cases for $21 million
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Milwaukee said Tuesday that it will pay $21 million to more than 300 victims of clergy abuse in a settlement that would end a four-year bankruptcy proceeding.... 8/4/2015 7:48 PM

Manhunt focuses on rugged area of California after attacks
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A weeklong manhunt launched after a killing, kidnapping and the wounding of two sheriff's deputies in California focused Tuesday on a remote area of sparsely populated mining territory.... 8/4/2015 7:19 PM

Officials probing New Hampshire tent collapse that killed 2
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) -- New Hampshire's fire marshal said Tuesday it's not clear why a circus operator proceeded with a show minutes after the National Weather Service put out a severe storm warning. Winds of 60 mph winds collapsed the tent, killing two spectators and sending about 32 others to hospitals.... 8/4/2015 5:50 PM

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