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Kentucky clerks to license marriages as their boss is jailed
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) -- A defiant county clerk went to jail Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but five of her deputies agreed to issue the licenses themselves, potentially ending the church-state standoff in Rowan County, Kentucky.... 9/3/2015 10:33 PM

Prosecutor: Church shooting suspect to face death penalty
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- The white man accused of killing nine black churchgoers in what authorities said was a racially motivated crime during Bible study will face a death penalty trial, even though not all the victims' families agree with capital punishment, a prosecutor said Thursday.... 9/3/2015 9:45 PM

1 student killed, 2 injured at Sacramento college
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Police hunted for a gunman Thursday night who opened fire at a Sacramento college parking lot, killing one student and wounding two others, officials said.... 9/4/2015 5:25 AM

Illinois residents expect quiet holiday weekend amid manhunt
FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) -- Residents and business owners in one of Illinois' most popular recreational areas say a manhunt for three suspects wanted in the killing of an area police officer will bring a more quiet and somber Labor Day weekend than usual.... 9/4/2015 5:59 AM

Fired regulator: Brown pushed to waive oil safeguards.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The state's fired former top oil regulator says Gov. Jerry Brown's administration pressured him to break federal and state law on oilfield permitting.... 9/4/2015 5:52 AM

Philly businesses wary, excited by prospect of papal crowds
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Business owners in Philadelphia could enjoy a financial windfall from the crowds expected for the papal visit - if their employees can get to work through the security perimeters and road closures.... 9/4/2015 5:14 AM

Airman who helped stop train attack set returns to US
TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) -- The U.S. Air Force airman who was injured when he and two childhood friends tackled a heavily armed gunman on a Paris-bound train returned to his native California Thursday night.... 9/4/2015 6:12 AM

Horse industry worries about plans to curb casino subsidies
BOSTON (AP) -- Horse track operators and breeders are concerned the good times might be trotting to a close as some states move to rein in a lucrative subsidy that's helped prop up their long suffering-industry.... 9/4/2015 5:56 AM

Trump vows no third-party bid, will back GOP primary winner
NEW YORK (AP) -- Caving to intense Republican lobbying, presidential candidate Donald Trump ruled out the prospect of a third-party White House bid on Thursday and vowed to support whoever wins the party's nomination - a U-turn made easier by his position at the front of the field.... 9/4/2015 12:16 AM

Thousands of gallons of oil spilled in Mississippi River
COLUMBUS, Ky. (AP) -- Part of the Mississippi River was closed as crews investigated an oil spill caused by the collision of two tow boats, the U.S. Coast Guard said Thursday.... 9/4/2015 1:22 AM



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