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Flint residents tell civil rights panel of fear, distrust
FLINT, Mich. (AP) -- Half a century after a civil rights panel investigated Flint's segregated housing, the commission held its first hearing Thursday into whether city residents again faced discrimination or racial bias - this time related to the city's crisis over lead-tainted drinking water.... 4/29/2016 1:05 AM

The Latest: Smith family pleased with indictment
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The Latest on the case of a man who is accused of fatally shooting retired New Orleans Saints player Will Smith during a traffic dispute (all times local):... 4/29/2016 12:32 AM

APNewsBreak: Investigators look at overdose in Prince death
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Investigators are looking into whether Prince died from an overdose and whether a doctor was prescribing him drugs in the weeks before he was found dead at his home in suburban Minneapolis, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press on Thursday.... 4/29/2016 2:30 AM

Large graffiti carved at Arches National Park in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Rangers at Utah's Arches National Park were investigating large graffiti Thursday that was carved so deeply into a famous red rock arch that it might be impossible to erase, officials said.... 4/28/2016 11:23 PM

Ohio massacre: 1 family, 8 dead, hundreds of tips, 0 answers
PIKETON, Ohio (AP) -- From her house on Union Hill Road, Brittany Barker heard the first sirens first thing in the morning. She looked out and saw four police vehicles rush past. That was only the beginning.... 4/28/2016 9:16 PM

Brother, others related to San Bernardino shooters arrested
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) -- Three people with close family ties to the couple responsible for the San Bernardino terror attack were arrested Thursday in an alleged marriage-fraud scheme involving a pair of Russian sisters.... 4/29/2016 3:26 AM

Reputed 'El Chapo' associate pleads guilty in Chicago court
CHICAGO (AP) -- A reputed associate of Mexican cartel leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has pleaded guilty to helping move more than $1.5 million in drug money between the U.S. and Mexico.... 4/28/2016 2:56 PM

Man indicted in fatal shooting of ex-Saints player
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- A business owner and semiprofessional football player was indicted Thursday on a second-degree murder charge in the shooting death of retired New Orleans Saints' defensive end Will Smith.... 4/29/2016 1:37 AM

Racist statements lead lawmakers to reject John Wayne Day
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- What a California lawmaker intended as a benign resolution honoring a late, world-renowned movie icon exploded into an emotional debate over decades-old racist comments Thursday.... 4/29/2016 1:16 AM

High-speed rail board approves revised California plan
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The board that oversees California's high-speed rail project approved a revised $64 billion plan Thursday that calls for the train to go from the Central Valley to the San Jose area before it heads to Southern California, acknowledging the political reality that federal and private financing has fallen far short of what backers had hoped.... 4/29/2016 12:01 AM

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