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Correction: DC Mansion Fire-Slayings story
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a story May 21 about a family and their housekeeper killed in their mansion, The Associated Press reported erroneously, based on information found in court documents, that the man charged in the deaths was a former Marine who joined the service in 2000 and was honorably discharged for medical reasons. A Marine spokesman says the man, Daron Dylon Wint, was a recruit who attended boot camp for about two months in 2001, but Wint did not graduate and there was no reaso... 5/22/2015 9:43 PM

Federal data: As oil production soars, so do pipeline leaks
The oil pipeline leak that fouled a stretch of California coastline this week reflects a troubling trend in the nation's infrastructure: As U.S. oil production has soared, so has the number of pipeline accidents.... 5/22/2015 9:28 PM

7 decades on, Pearl Harbor kin seek new ID tests and closure
CARY, N.C. (AP) -- Dawn Silsbee and her siblings never knew their Uncle Bert - he died years before they were born. But they saw what his loss did to their family.... 5/22/2015 4:04 PM

California farmers strike a deal to cut water use
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California regulators Friday accepted a historic offer from a group of farmers holding some of the state's strongest water rights to voluntarily reduce their water use by one-quarter to stave off deeper, mandatory cutbacks amid one of the worst droughts on record.... 5/22/2015 10:54 PM

Military aircraft goes off runway near San Diego
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- A military aircraft went off a runway Friday at Naval Air Station North Island and into San Diego Bay, officials said.... 5/22/2015 10:35 PM

NY judge: Release testimony by Rosenberg brother in spy case
NEW YORK (AP) -- A judge has ordered the unsealing of key grand jury testimony from 1950 that may give new fuel to suspicions that Ethel Rosenberg was unjustly convicted of espionage and put to death for conspiring to give nuclear secrets to the Soviet Union.... 5/22/2015 9:39 PM

New trial expected for man convicted in Chandra Levy death
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy is expected to get a new trial after government attorneys on Friday said the "interests of justice" would best be served by one.... 5/22/2015 10:40 PM

APNewsBreak: Casey Kasem's widow won't face criminal charges
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Los Angeles prosecutors said Friday they will not file elder abuse charges against Casey Kasem's widow.... 5/22/2015 10:13 PM

Tuk-tuk taxi maker aims to make inroads in US
DENVER (AP) -- They're ubiquitous in Asia, swarming the bustling streets of Bangkok, New Delhi and Beijing.... 5/22/2015 8:44 PM

Cleveland calmly awaits decisions in 3 killings by police
CLEVELAND (AP) -- For Cleveland's maligned police department, the barrage began with a car chase that ended when officers fired 137 rounds and killed two unarmed black people.... 5/22/2015 4:35 AM



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