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4 children, parents killed in Texas shooting
SPRING, Texas (AP) -- A gunman charged Thursday in the killing of four children and their parents was dressed as a delivery man when he arrived at the suburban Houston home where the family was shot to death, officials said.... 7/10/2014 11:45 AM

7 dead in Massachusetts apartment fire
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) -- Seven people died in a fast-moving Massachusetts apartment fire in the pre-dawn hours Thursday, officials said.... 7/10/2014 12:32 PM

Parts of US Capitol closed after incident
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An accident involving asbestos forced a temporary closure of the House side of the Capitol on Thursday and prompted House leaders to delay the day's session for two hours.... 7/10/2014 12:14 PM

AP Exclusive: Disabled often banned from voting
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- At a time when election officials are struggling to convince more Americans to vote, advocates for the disabled say thousands of people with autism spectrum disorder, cerebral palsy and other intellectual or developmental disabilities have been systematically denied that basic right in the nation's largest county.... 7/10/2014 10:12 AM

In New Orleans, a 10-year sentence for Ray Nagin
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- He entered New Orleans City Hall as a cool and confident self-styled reformer, won fame there as a passionate, if profane, critic of the federal response to Hurricane Katrina and exited under suspicion.... 7/10/2014 9:18 AM

Researchers try to save huge US salamander
CORYDON, Ind. (AP) -- With a long, slimy body and beady eyes, North America's largest salamander wouldn't top any cutest animal lists. The hellbender's alien appearance and mysterious ways have earned the big amphibian a bad reputation and unflattering nicknames ranging from snot otter to devil dog.... 7/10/2014 3:00 AM

Police: Prostitute left Google exec to die on boat
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) -- As a Google executive lay dying on his yacht, an upscale prostitute casually walks over him, picks up her clothes and heroin and swallows the last of a glass of wine before lowering the boat's blinds and walking back on the dock to shore, police say surveillance footage shows.... 7/10/2014 12:32 PM

California man faces prison for economic espionage
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- A Northern California chemical engineer is facing more than 20 years in prison for a rare economic-espionage conviction for selling to China the technology that creates a white pigment.... 7/10/2014 3:04 AM

North Dakota pipeline spill cleanup may take weeks
MANDAREE, N.D. (AP) -- A pipeline has leaked 1 million gallons of oil drilling saltwater into the ground at a North Dakota Indian reservation, and some of the byproduct ended up in a bay that feeds the lake that provides the reservation's drinking water, company and tribal officials said.... 7/10/2014 11:21 AM

Proposed bill to regulate NYC costumed characters
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York City Council is considering legislation to regulate the costumed characters who roam Times Square.... 7/10/2014 11:40 AM