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The Latest: More bad weather, maybe twisters, due in Plains
DODGE CITY, Kan. (AP) -- The Latest on severe weather affecting parts of the central U.S. (all times local):... 5/25/2016 6:48 PM

The Latest: 11 states sue over federal transgender directive
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The Latest on 11 states suing the Obama administrative over a federal directive about transgender students in public schools (all times local):... 5/25/2016 6:46 PM

Church slaying families accept pursuit of death penalty
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Several family members of the nine people gunned down at a historic black church in Charleston say they support decisions by state and federal prosecutors to seek the death penalty for the man charged in the slayings.... 5/25/2016 6:34 PM

TSA chief: Help is on the way to address long airport lines
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The head of the Transportation Security Administration said Wednesday the beleaguered agency will add 768 new screeners by mid-June to deal with increasingly long airport security lines that have caused passengers to miss flights even before the busy summer travel season.... 5/25/2016 5:27 PM

What to know about long lines at airport security
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fliers should brace for long waits at airport security over the holiday weekend. In recent weeks, some major airports saw wait times exceeding 90 minutes at peak hours, and passengers missed flights waiting to get through security.... 5/25/2016 6:24 PM

Michigan kidnapping suspect charged in unrelated killing
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) -- A western Michigan man accused of abducting a 16-year-old girl last month has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a 36-year-old jogger in 2014, prosecutors announced Wednesday.... 5/25/2016 5:09 PM

Anti-Trump protests turn violent outside New Mexico rally
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- In one of the presidential campaign year's more grisly spectacles, protesters in New Mexico opposing Donald Trump's candidacy threw burning T-shirts, plastic bottles and other items at police officers, injuring several, and toppled trash cans and barricades.... 5/25/2016 2:22 PM

Feds: Company hasn't done enough to end slow-motion oil leak
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- The Justice Department is urging a federal court to let government regulators decide if a New Orleans company has done enough to end an oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico that began nearly 12 years ago and could last another century.... 5/25/2016 4:18 PM

Babies behind bars: Should moms do time with their newborns?
BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Jennifer Dumas sits on a sofa, her smiling 6-month-old girl on her lap. The room is full of bright toys and children's books. A rainbow-colored activity mat is on the floor, and Winnie the Pooh is painted on the walls.... 5/25/2016 1:45 PM

Actor's young son says he heard shots in killing of mom
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The 10-year-old son of an actor on trial for murder in the killing of his wife testified Wednesday that he heard his father tell her that she should run to heaven before shooting her twice in the legs in a hallway outside the boy's bedroom.... 5/25/2016 5:40 PM

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