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1/3/2014 7:09 PM
Teacher charged with having sex with teen
EASTVALE, Calif. — A former substitute teacher is facing charges in Riverside County, accused of having sex with a 17-year-old student.

1/3/2014 6:57 PM
Florida to pass New York State's population
ORLANDO — Sometime this year, Florida will surpass New York in population, becoming the nation’s third-most populous state, and sun-seeking seniors are not driving the growth.

1/3/2014 6:51 PM
Court: NSA to keep searching phone records
WASHINGTON — A secretive U.S. spy court has ruled again that the National Security Agency can keep collecting every American’s telephone records every day, in the midst of dueling decisions in two other federal courts about whether the surveillance program is constitutional.

1/3/2014 5:18 PM
Ohio man dies after New Year's Eve shooting
BARBERTON, Ohio — An Ohio man has died from injuries he suffered in a New Year’s Eve shooting that left his two children dead.

1/3/2014 5:15 PM
Minor earthquake shakes L.A.
LOS ANGELES — A minor earthquake has shaken western areas of Los Angeles and neighboring communities.

1/3/2014 4:44 PM
Mich. lawmakers call for state income tax cut
LANSING, Mich. — Anticipating a sizable budget surplus, Republican lawmakers want to enact a broad-based tax cut for residents this election year — most likely a reduction in Michigan’s income tax.

1/3/2014 2:44 PM
Health plans leave some 'underinsured'
WASHINGTON — For working people making modest wages and struggling with high medical bills from chronic disease, President Barack Obama’s health care plan sounds like long-awaited relief. But the promise could go unfulfilled.

1/3/2014 2:35 PM
Coroner releases report in Walker crash
LOS ANGELES — A coroner’s report says the Porsche carrying “Fast & Furious” star Paul Walker may have been going 100 mph or more before it crashed, killing both Walker and the driver.

1/3/2014 2:09 PM
2nd Mega Millions winner comes forward
SAN JOSE, Calif. — California Lottery officials say the second of two winners of the $636 million Mega Millions jackpot has come forward to claim the prize.

1/3/2014 10:53 AM
Orr: Detroit debt deal necessary
DETROIT — Detroit’s state-appointed emergency manager said today that an agreement to pay off banks and settle millions of dollars in debt tied to an interest rate swap deal resolves a “sordid tale” and fuels a massive recovery plan for the broke city.