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Each death in Baltimore makes mistrust harder to overcome
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Baltimore's mayor and police commissioner came in making big promises to the inner-city residents and police who spent decades staring each other down in neighborhoods ravaged by crack and heroin. But with each death of a black man in custody, their efforts to overcome mistrust have hit hard walls of skepticism and outrage.... 4/25/2015 3:12 PM

Protests in Baltimore over man's death in police custody
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Protesters who've been holding demonstrations almost daily this week over the death of Freddie Gray are promising their biggest march yet a day after the Baltimore Police Department acknowledged that it failed to get him the medical attention he needed after his arrest.... 4/25/2015 3:42 PM

Public boarding school _ the way to solve educational ills?
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Buffalo's chronically struggling school system is considering an idea gaining momentum in other cities: public boarding schools that put round-the-clock attention on students and away from such daunting problems as poverty, troubled homes and truancy.... 4/25/2015 3:23 PM

Marathon bomber trial casts focus on Boston Muslims
BOSTON (AP) -- Boston's Muslim community has been once again thrust into the spotlight as the death penalty trial of convicted marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev nears its conclusion amid rising concerns of terrorist recruitment in America.... 4/25/2015 3:09 PM

Starbucks stores reopen Saturday after computer glitch
SEATTLE (AP) -- Starbucks was back in business Saturday after a computer outage forced thousands of its stores to close early the night before.... 4/25/2015 3:57 PM

2009 memo describes concerns about Oklahoma reserve deputy
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Several members of an Oklahoma sheriff's department raised serious concerns years ago about the performance and training of a volunteer deputy now charged in the fatal shooting of a restrained suspect, according to a report released by lawyers for the dead man's family.... 4/25/2015 12:38 PM

Same-sex marriage pioneer among lawyers for high court cases
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five lawyers will take turns at the Supreme Court lectern Tuesday for the highly anticipated and extended arguments over same-sex marriage. Among them are the Obama administration's top lawyer at the high court, with more than two dozen arguments behind him, and two lawyers making their first appearance before the justices.... 4/25/2015 12:19 PM

As theater shooting trial opens, gun debate dwindles
DENVER (AP) -- When a gunman opened fire inside a packed movie theater in July 2012, killing 12 and injuring 70, it did more than spread fear and heartbreak across the Denver suburbs. It helped revive the national debate over gun control.... 4/25/2015 3:25 PM

With legalization, lawyers turn to business of pot
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Lawyers and pot dealers have long intersected in criminal court, but as marijuana goes mainstream, attorneys have been working to keep sellers and growers legit.... 4/25/2015 3:04 PM

Women held captive in Ohio home for decade release a memoir
NEW YORK (AP) -- When Amanda Berry's toddler daughter had night terrors and started screaming and running around the room, Berry couldn't always get to her - because she was chained and couldn't move that far.... 4/24/2015 2:47 PM



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