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Supreme Court sides with KBR in false claims dispute
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court has ruled in favor of defense contractor KBR Inc. in a whistleblower lawsuit over claims that the company overbilled the government for work in Iraq.... 5/26/2015 2:47 PM

12 missing after flooding in Texas sweeps away vacation home
WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) -- Recovery teams were resuming the search early Tuesday for 12 people who are missing after a rain-swollen river in Central Texas carried a vacation home off its foundation, slamming it into a bridge downstream.... 5/26/2015 1:18 PM

Texas flooding overwhelms popular bed-and-breakfast region
WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) -- The vacation house where two families were to spend Memorial Day weekend was already gone, swept down the swollen Blanco River, when Carissa Smith's husband arrived.... 5/26/2015 2:12 PM

11-year protest in Catholic church faces moment of reckoning
SCITUATE, Mass. (AP) -- Parts of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Roman Catholic Church could easily be mistaken for someone's living room, if not for the stained glass window depicting Mother Cabrini.... 5/26/2015 2:45 PM

Mental health will take focus in theater shooting trial
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting are steadily moving toward the heart of their case: the testimony of two court-appointed doctors expected to say James Holmes was sane when he opened fire on a packed midnight showing of a Batman movie.... 5/26/2015 2:11 PM

By the numbers: Colorado theater shooting trial so far
A by-the-numbers look at the first month of the trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes:... 5/26/2015 1:22 PM

John Murphy, NY congressman convicted in Abscam, dies at 88
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former Congressman John Murphy, who represented Staten Island for 18 years before being caught in the Abscam corruption scandal in the late 1970s, has died. He was 88.... 5/26/2015 2:25 PM

AP source: Cleveland, Justice Department reach policing deal
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Cleveland has reached a settlement with the Department of Justice over a pattern of excessive force and civil rights violations by its police department, and it could be announced as soon as Tuesday, a senior federal law enforcement official said.... 5/26/2015 4:48 AM

Cause of death of child in swing undetermined after autopsy
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Further investigation and toxicology tests are needed to determine what caused the death of a Maryland child who was found dead in a park swing as his mother pushed him, authorities said.... 5/26/2015 1:09 PM

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