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NY prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- A prison worker who was "in over her head" with two inmates convicted of murder tearfully pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of aiding them by smuggling hacksaw blades and other tools to the pair, who broke out and spent three weeks on the run.... 7/28/2015 6:50 PM

Teens missing on fishing trip strayed from agreed-upon route
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Two teens missing at sea had strayed from the agreed-upon boundaries for their fishing trip, the stepfather of one of the boys said Tuesday, as the Coast Guard continued a massive search off Florida's Atlantic coast.... 7/28/2015 3:18 PM

Authorities confirm body is that of missing California girl
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) -- A body found in a trash bin at a Northern California housing complex is that of an 8-year-old girl who disappeared as she rode her scooter in the center's courtyard, authorities confirmed Tuesday.... 7/28/2015 6:33 PM

Defense witnesses: Colorado theater shooter still loved
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- More friends of James Holmes testified Tuesday about the polite, cheerful, conscientious young man they knew years before he opened fire on the audience in a Colorado movie theater.... 7/28/2015 7:13 PM

Jail to release more Sandra Bland footage before her death
HEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) -- Texas authorities planned to release more video Tuesday of Sandra Bland during her three days in jail.... 7/28/2015 7:06 PM

`I am an American' says man who tried to join Islamic State
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) -- A Georgia man who wrote he was "ready for jihad" before buying a one-way ticket overseas to try joining the Islamic State group was sentenced to federal prison Tuesday after he sobbed to the judge, "I am an American."... 7/28/2015 5:05 PM

Gay accuser questions Cosby's ability to 'read' sexual cues
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A lawyer for Bill Cosby's first accuser on Tuesday questioned his self-described ability to "read" people's sexual cues given that her client is gay.... 7/28/2015 6:55 PM

High rollers: Dealers describe special treatment, abuse
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) -- One high roller requests a refrigerator full of bananas that he squeezes and throws as he gambles. Another urinates against a wall. Other high-stakes players described by a pit manager at Mohegan Sun, one of the world's largest casinos, throw chairs, scream at dealers and expect rules to be bent at the tables.... 7/28/2015 4:13 PM

Ex-prison guard accused of forcing inmates to have sex
ATLANTA (AP) -- A former high-ranking corrections officer at a southeast Georgia women's prison used his position of power to prey on inmates, targeting their vulnerabilities and forcing them to have sex with him, according to investigators.... 7/28/2015 4:45 PM

Remains of 4 early colonial leaders discovered at Jamestown
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Archaeologists have uncovered human remains of four of the earliest leaders of the English colony that would become America, buried for more than 400 years near the altar of what was America's first Protestant church in Jamestown, Virginia.... 7/28/2015 6:48 PM



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