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Published 33 minutes ago
Iran fires warning shots at cargo ship
WASHINGTON — A Pentagon official says Iranian patrol vessels have fired warning shots across the bridge of a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo vessel that was traversing the Strait of Hormuz in Iranian territorial waters.

Updated 39 minutes ago
National Guard called to Baltimore
BALTIMORE  —National Guardsmen fanned out across the city, police with riot shields blocked streets, and firefighters doused smoldering blazes today after looting and arson erupted in Baltimore following the funeral of a black man who died in police custody.

Updated 1 hour ago
Supreme Court prepares for landmark case
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court struck down a federal ban on gay marriage in 2013, then refused to hear appeals challenging lower court decisions striking down state bans.

Updated 1 hour ago
2 fatally shot outside Brooklyn church
NEW YORK —A gunfight broke out on a Brooklyn street during a funeral service where at least one shooter returned fired from inside the church vestibule, leaving two dead and four others injured, according to police.

Published 2 hours ago
U.S. home prices accelerated in February
WASHINGTON — U.S. home prices rose at a faster pace in February than the previous month, driven by higher sales and a limited supply of available houses.

Published 3 hours ago
N.Y. sheriff: Killing of 15 loose bison was correct call
COEYMANS, N.Y. — An upstate New York sheriff stands by his decision to have 15 runaway bison shot and killed last week, but he says he should have had his own personnel shoot the animals instead of letting others do it.

Published 5 hours ago
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

Updated 10 hours ago
U.S. gas prices jump 13 cents a gallon
CAMARILLO, Calif. — The average national price of a regular gallon of gasoline has jumped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.58.

Updated 14 hours ago
Baltimore mayor imposes curfews
BALTIMORE -- Gov. Larry Hogan activated the National Guard on Monday and the city of Baltimore announced a curfew for all residents as a turbulent day that began with the funeral of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, the nation’s latest symbol of police brutality, ended with rioting by rock-throwing youths, widespread looting and at least 15 police officers injured.

Published 17 hours ago
Trial starts for 2 who cooked co-worker
LOS ANGELES — Bumble Bee Foods and two employees were charged Monday with violating safety regulations in the death of a California worker who was cooked in an industrial oven with tons of tuna, prosecutors said.

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