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Ex-rap mogul 'Suge' Knight arrested in deadly hit-and-run
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Marion "Suge" Knight, the former music mogul who created one of hip-hop's leading labels and became the impresario of gangster rap, was arrested early Friday on suspicion of hitting and killing a man with his truck and fleeing the scene of the crash near Los Angeles.... 1/30/2015 7:39 PM

A timeline of 'Suge' Knight's legal and medical troubles
A look at Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight's troubles over the past 20 years:... 1/30/2015 1:33 PM

35 years after Etan Patz vanished, boy's murder trial opens
NEW YORK (AP) -- Thirty-five years after a 6-year-old boy disappeared in Manhattan, ushering in an era of protectiveness for America's children, trial began Friday for a mentally ill man with a low IQ who confessed to his murder and kidnapping.... 1/30/2015 7:44 PM

AP EXPLAINS: The case of Etan Patz, who disappeared in 1979
NEW YORK (AP) -- The 1979 disappearance of Etan Patz helped catalyze a national missing-children's movement. Six-year-old Etan was one of the first vanished children whose case was publicized in what became a high-profile way: on milk cartons. His disappearance also helped usher in an age of parental anxiety. On Friday, opening statements are set to be heard in the murder and kidnapping trial of Pedro Hernandez, who confessed in 2012. Here's a brief explanation of Etan's disappearance a... 1/30/2015 5:14 PM

US mulls Middle East-North Africa category for 2020 Census
DETROIT (AP) -- The federal government is considering allowing those of Middle Eastern and North African descent to identify as such on the next 10-year Census, which could give Arab-Americans and other affected groups greater political clout and access to public funding, among other things.... 1/30/2015 7:47 PM

Balloon crew nearing North America surpasses duration record
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- The pilots of a helium-filled balloon flying across the Pacific Ocean surpassed a duration record Friday by spending more than 138 hours in the air, marking a historic day for the team that already has eclipsed a distance milestone as they approach North America.... 1/30/2015 4:31 PM

Flu hospitalizations of elderly hit record high, CDC says
NEW YORK (AP) -- Some new evidence this is a particularly bad flu season: Flu-related hospitalizations of the elderly are the highest since the government started tracking that statistic nine years ago.... 1/30/2015 6:04 PM

Meet Ida May Fuller, recipient of 1st Social Security check
LUDLOW, Vt. (AP) -- Seventy-five years ago, the government cut 65-year-old Ida May Fuller a check. It was numbered 00-000-001 - the first Social Security payout.... 1/30/2015 6:29 PM

Judge: Jury can watch Super Bowl unless Hernandez mentioned
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) -- The 18 New England residents sitting on the jury in the murder trial of former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez will be allowed to watch the home team play in Sunday's Super Bowl, but the judge overseeing the case says they must leave the room if his name is mentioned.... 1/30/2015 7:43 PM

APNewsBreak: Suspected terrorist brother of no-fly-list man
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) -- The FBI on Thursday added a former taxi driver from northern Virginia to its list of most-wanted terrorists, saying he was a recruiter for the al-Shabab terror group in Somalia.... 1/30/2015 5:10 AM



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