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Ex-con who worked for rich family arrested in their deaths
WASHINGTON (AP) -- About a week after the bodies of a wealthy D.C. family and their housekeeper were discovered after a fire in their mansion, an ex-convict who once worked for the businessman and is suspected in the killings has been arrested.... 5/22/2015 12:40 PM

Drought-ridden California faces decision on new water cuts
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- Farmers along the river delta at the heart of California agriculture expected to get an answer Friday on their surprise offer to give up a quarter of their water this year in exchange for being spared deeper mandatory cutbacks as California responds to the worsening drought.... 5/22/2015 9:13 AM

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 9:04 AM

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

Finding California oil spill's cause could take months
GOLETA, Calif. (AP) -- The operator of a broken oil pipeline that fouled a California shoreline says it could be weeks or even months before investigators are able to determine what caused the break and subsequent spill.... 5/22/2015 8:05 AM

Grand jury indicts 6 officers in death of Freddie Gray
BALTIMORE (AP) -- A grand jury's decision to indict all six officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray, who died of injuries suffered in police custody, allows the state's attorney to press ahead with the most serious charges despite criticism she was part of an "overzealous prosecution."... 5/22/2015 12:00 PM

Reality star Duggar resigns from Family Research Council
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Family Research Council has accepted the resignation of Josh Duggar in the wake of the reality TV star's apology for unspecified bad behavior as a young teen.... 5/22/2015 3:20 AM

Hundreds protest Wash. police wounding of 2 unarmed suspects
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- Hundreds marched peacefully in Washington state's capital city to protest a police shooting that wounded two unarmed stepbrothers suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store.... 5/22/2015 7:57 AM

New report on Attica prison riot reveals inmates were beaten
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- More than 40 years after the nation's bloodiest prison rebellion, newly released documents contain accounts, some never before seen publicly, from National Guardsmen and a doctor who said they saw injured inmates beaten with clubs and others with wounds indicating they were tortured as state police and guards retook control of Attica.... 5/21/2015 11:16 PM

Alaska's popular walrus cam streams again after a decade
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- A popular webcam showing large male Pacific walruses lying on the beach with a Hitchcockian number of seabirds flying overhead is once again streaming to the Internet.... 5/22/2015 5:07 AM

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