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Massive California wildfire jumps containment line
MIDDLETOWN, Calif. (AP) -- As firefighters battled a massive Northern California wild land blaze threatening numerous homes, some of the 13,000 people urged to flee their residences were spending what may be just one of many nights in evacuation shelters.... 8/4/2015 9:13 AM

Officials probing New Hampshire tent collapse that killed 2
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) -- Safety officials in New Hampshire are investigating the collapse of a circus tent during a severe storm that killed a father and daughter and injured about 22 others.... 8/4/2015 11:33 AM

Suspect in Memphis officer's death says he's no coward
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- The man accused of killing a Memphis police officer had a few words for the department's director when he turned himself in, ending a manhunt that dragged on for two days.... 8/4/2015 12:09 PM

Prosecutors launch last push for theater shooter's execution
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- The jury in the Colorado theater shooting trial will hear even more heart-wrenching testimony Tuesday from those who lost loved ones in the attack, as prosecutors begin their final push to have James Holmes sentenced to death.... 8/4/2015 1:55 PM

APNewsBreak: Officials puzzled over Yosemite jumpers' deaths
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- World-famous wingsuit flier Dean Potter had strapped his iPhone to the back of his head and hit record before jumping from a cliff in Yosemite National Park in what was to be an exhilarating flight through a V-shaped rocky formation - a route that left little margin for error.... 8/4/2015 7:23 AM

Drought could hurt endangered fish caught in water fight
DIXON, Calif. (AP) -- California's historic drought could wipe out a tiny, endangered fish that's played an outsized role in the state's water wars.... 8/4/2015 5:22 AM

State police search for suspect in shooting outside concert
HOLMDEL, N.J. (AP) -- State police with K-9 dogs are searching the woods for a person suspected of shooting two people outside a hip-hop concert in central New Jersey.... 8/4/2015 11:45 AM

Rugged California area searched in manhunt for gunman
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A manhunt linked to a killing, kidnapping and the wounding of two deputies is focused in a rugged, five-square-mile California area.... 8/4/2015 7:33 AM

Hearing set in courthouse shooting as revenge motive eyed
CANTON, Miss. (AP) -- A Mississippi man arrested for fatally shooting another man at a courthouse in a possible case of revenge was scheduled for a bail hearing Tuesday.... 8/4/2015 8:40 AM

Mormon church to release more documents from founder
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The Mormon church is taking another step in its push to be more transparent, and is releasing more historical documents that shed light on how Joseph Smith formed the religion.... 8/4/2015 8:10 AM

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