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2 counties formally petition California Legislature for secession, cite lack of representation

Crested Butte agrees to become Bud Light's fictional 'Whatever' town, for a price

APNewsBreak: Rosa Parks' long-unseen archives bought by Warren Buffett heir's foundation

FEMA denies Hawaii's major disaster-declaration request because storm damage not severe enough

Military officials in Massachusetts say pilot died in F-15 jet crash in Virginia mountains

Arizona historian works to unearth the past of a long-neglected Indian cemetery

Woman who has made repeated attempts to sneak on planes blames 'whistleblower trauma syndrome'

UN: Armed group detains 43 peacekeepers in Syria; 81 other peacekeepers trapped

Military officials in Massachusetts: Pilot died in F-15 jet crash in Virginia mountains

Agency error jeopardizes approval for $2.4M in settlements from Hawaii farms for Thai workers

10 Things to Know for Friday

California Legislature passes bill changing consent mandate for college rape investigations

US approves Pennsylvania plan to expand health care to a half-million more low-income people

UN: Islamic State group threatening Syria aid access, just as 1st improvement seen in months

Correction: Pediatric Nurse-Molestation story

Feds say balance struck in plan for logging trees that were downed by California wildfire

Prosecutors: Outburst over reclined seat led to Paris-bound flight being diverted to Boston

Last of 15 defendants sentenced to 20 years in nationwide synthetic drug case

Under new rules, groups of hikers, runners who cross Grand Canyon will need permit

Federal lawsuit claims police brutality, wrongful arrests at Ferguson shooting protests

Syrian extradited to Arizona to face charges of plot to use bombs against US troops in Iraq

US sanctions Oklahoma for ditching Common Core education standards; teacher layoffs possible

Prosecutors, defense wide apart on possible sentence for man in Detroit-area porch shooting

US judge asks 2 sides in Louisiana abortion law controversy for interim agreement

Oklahoma investigation: Inmate in troubled execution died from lethal drugs, not heart attack

Shell files revised Arctic offshore drilling plan, says no decision has been made for 2015

Police: Man, 84, rammed car into assisted living home in SC, now charged with attempted murder

New Mexico State Police: 4 dead in Las Cruces crash of medical flight to Phoenix

High school buddies followed similar path into militant Islam _ and met the same end

Prosecutors won't charge mom accused of grabbing throat of boy she suspected of bullying girl

Child care worker indicted on murder, manslaughter charges in death of NYC toddler

Feds to resume leasing for fracking in California after study concludes impact limited

Southern California sees more big breakers but surf begins to moderate

UN Security Council has emergency session on Ukraine crisis; Power says Russia 'outright lied'

Wyoming woman dead after being hit by bus at Burning Man counterculture festival in Nevada

Wyoming sheriff says pastor who had reported assault by burglar intentionally shot himself

Judge gives operator of West Virginia pain clinic his medical license back after suspension

Lawyers for 2 men, New York Post clash over significance of emails in 'Bag Men' lawsuit

Blast at Indiana BP oil refinery causes fire, rattles homes; 1 worker treated at hospital

Man and his mother charged with torture, abuse of 11-year-old boy in southwestern Michigan

Lawsuit over small Washington city's pot-business ban threatens state's legal marijuana law

Potentially deadly amoeba found in water system in Louisiana; officials flush system

Workers cheer return of former CEO amid settlement in New England supermarket chain feud

Uzi killing in Arizona displays tragic side of gun tourism as it grows in popularity

Santa Fe council votes to decriminalize pot; civil fine for small amounts will be $25 or less

Matt Stroud named Associated Press correspondent based in Morgantown, W.Va.

Nationally known Oklahoma Joe's restaurant changing name to Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que

Study: Improper dumping of unwanted bait fish may be allowing invaders to reach Great Lakes

USDA launches dairy insurance program, replacing old subsidies eliminated by farm bill

Texas abuzz about possible Perry-Cruz battle for GOP presidential nomination in 2016

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CDC: Staffer who worked close to Ebola-infected patient flown home to US as a precaution

20-year-old Russian man found dead in Grand Teton National Park died of trauma from a fall

Testimony completed in former Virginia governor's corruption trial; closing arguments Friday

Police: Connecticut man arrested after friend dies during Russian roulette game

Ohio school bus driver resigns after allegation he made kids sit in hot vehicle for punishment

Connecticut school bus driver charged with drunken driving with 20 students aboard

Hospital that employed NY Amish abduction suspect investigating possible drug theft

10 Things to Know for Today

'Cops' TV crew member hit by Omaha police bullet is 1st to be killed while recording police

Hometown university offering free tuition, extra help to kids from poor Pennsylvania city

Q&A: Review following instructor's death shows few laws govern children at shooting range

10 Things to Know for Thursday

Boston Marathon bombing suspect's sister charged with New York telephone bomb threat

Bourbon Street suspect pleads not guilty to manslaughter, attempted murder in June shooting

Judge denies conservative activist's attempt to stop government from transporting immigrants

Detroit man arraigned in wife's slaying as whereabouts of her 2 children remain unclear

Police: Ambassador of Equatorial Guinea suspected of beating daughter, but won't be charged

Court overturns hate-crime convictions in Ohio beard- and hair-cutting attacks on fellow Amish

Utah approves winery in town largely controlled by polygamous sect, whose members often drink

Fans of 5-pound Pomeranian named Jiff knew he was cute; now they know he's officially fast too

Parents: Woman, 23, accused of putting newborn in trash can didn't understand her actions

With tricky health care agreement in hand, negotiations proceed on West Coast port contract

AP PHOTOS: Storm-roiled waves flood Southern California beach communities, draw surfers

Texas father acquitted in slaying of drunken driver who caused crash that killed his 2 sons

Boy badly hurt by bricks in California quake says lucky to be alive, thought he was paralyzed

RV outside family court offers legal advice on child support to New York, New Jersey parents

Experts: Back-to-school blues hit dogs, too, when their young owners go back to school

Ex-officer admits helping others feign psych problems in massive NYC disability-fraud case

Police: Man shoots wife dead at New Jersey hospital, wounds himself; son's body found at home

Mother of US journalist held hostage by Islamic militants describes him as 'honorable'

Girl abducted from kindergarten, sexually assaulted testifies in hushed courtroom about ordeal

Bucket challenge makes big splash for ALS Association; trick now is spending windfall wisely

Missouri governor names new public safety director, nearly 3 weeks after police shooting

Man accused of shooting of 7 in serial rampage held without bail after first court appearance

Q-and-A about Westerners who go to join the fight in war-torn Syria and efforts to stop them

Police: Deaths of 2 bound men found in Philadelphia river drug-related; both had throats slit

In wake of Ferguson, other police departments reach out to black communities to build trust

Opening of Baltimore's 1st casino highlights trend away from traditional gambling destinations

Boston Marathon bombing victim marries nurse who helped him heal

Donors give nearly $700,000 in contributions to Brown family, officer in Ferguson shooting

Government training guide compares military veterans unhappy over care to Oscar the Grouch

APNewsbreak: NYC Council to hold hearing on new NYPD training plan after chokehold death

In jailhouse interview, California terrorism suspect denies planning US-based attacks

More Colorado pot being seized in mail en route to other states, report says

Army: Soldier who shot, killed herself at Virginia Army base earned past commendations

US marshals in New York City shootout; fugitive wanted in Virginia, North Carolina is wounded

Libya envoy to UN warns of 'full-blown civil war;' Security Council urges immediate cease-fire

Florida man faces murder charge in fatal shooting of man in wheelchair begging for money

US journalist Peter Curtis thanks those who helped secure his release from Syrian group