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Published 12 hours ago
Ex-relative of Gotti pleads not guilty
CLEVELAND — A reputed member of New York’s Gambino crime family and former son-in-law of John Gotti pleaded not guilty Friday in what authorities say is a multimillion- dollar scam involving scrap metal and stolen cars.

Updated 13 hours ago
Obama hosts King Salman of Saudi Arabia
WASHINGTON  — Hosting Saudi Arabia’s new monarch for the first time, President Barack Obama said today that the U.S. shares King Salman’s desire for an inclusive, functioning government in Yemen that can relieve that impoverished Arab country’s humanitarian crisis. Their talks also addressed the Iran nuclear deal, a source of lingering tension in the U.S.-Saudi relationship.

Updated 13 hours ago
Employers added 173,000 jobs in August
WASHINGTON — The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve in deciding whether to raise interest rates from record lows later this month.

Updated 13 hours ago
Kentucky couple gets marriage license
MOREHEAD, Ky.  — A jailed Kentucky clerk asserts that the marriage licenses issued today to gay couples in Rowan County are void because she didn’t authorize them, her attorney said.

Updated 14 hours ago
Ice Age fossils found in Carlsbad, Calif.
CARLSBAD, Calif. — Fossils from the last Ice Age, including bones of ancient mammoths and a prehistoric bison, have been found at a Carlsbad construction site where hundreds of new homes are planned.

Updated 16 hours ago
Scientists explore wreck of sunken U-boat off R.I.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Scientists are using submersibles to explore a German U-boat sunk 7 miles off the Rhode Island coast the day before Nazi Germany surrendered in World War II, and they’re streaming the attempts online as they work to learn more about shipwrecks and how they affect the environment.

Published 17 hours ago
Small plane crashes on New Jersey rec field
CRESSKILL, N.J. — Authorities say a small plane has crashed on a recreation field in New Jersey just hours before kids’ sports practices were set to begin, injuring the two people aboard.

Published 19 hours ago
Shooting at Sacramento college kills 1
SACRAMENTO, Calif.  — Law officers searched for a gunman after one man was shot to death and two others wounded in a parking lot at the edge of a Sacramento community college campus, officials said.

Published 21 hours ago
Death penalty sought in death of La. trooper
NEW ORLEANS — Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against a man accused of fatally shooting a Louisiana trooper last month.

Published 21 hours ago
NYPD: Teacher arrested for drone at U.S. Open
NEW YORK  — A New York City teacher has been arrested for allegedly crashing a drone into an empty section of seats at the U.S Open.

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