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Official: Deaths reported, dozens hospitalized after tornado
CANTON, Texas (AP) -- Fatalities have been reported and dozens of people were taken to hospitals after a tornado hit a small city in East Texas, authorities said....

Thousands brave weather to protest Trump climate policies
SEATTLE (AP) -- Thousands of people across the U.S. marched in rain, snow and sweltering heat Saturday to demand action on climate change - mass protests that coincided with President Donald Trump's 100th day in office and took aim at his agenda for rolling back environmental protections....

LA peace parades mark 25th anniversary of Rodney King riots
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Twenty-five years ago, a jury acquitted four white police officers in the beating of black motorist Rodney King, sparking looting and violence that would turn into one of the deadliest race riots in American history....

Latest use of sedative keeps death penalty debate alive
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Is unorthodox the same as cruel and unusual punishment?...

1 dead amid flooding, strong thunderstorms in Midwest
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- Flooding from heavy rains sweeping across the Midwest has killed at least one person in Missouri, prompted numerous rescues and blocked roadways....

Los Angeles deputies search for pair in rampage that kills 1
PICO RIVERA, Calif. (AP) -- Authorities are searching for two men who stole a woman's SUV on Saturday, then went on a shooting rampage through several Los Angeles suburbs, killing one man and injuring up to three other people....

Hacker claims release of stolen copies of Netflix series
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black."...

Spike in mentally ill LA jail inmates leads to new policies
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Perhaps the largest group of mentally ill inmates in the U.S. resides in Los Angeles in one of the world's largest jail complexes....

AP Explains: Can chronic meth use lead to psychosis?
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Over the past seven years, Los Angeles jail officials have seen a nearly 50 percent increase in the number of mentally ill inmates, a rise the sheriff attributes to methamphetamine use....

Journalists honor press freedom at a dinner without Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Prominent Washington journalists, if not Hollywood stars, celebrated the First Amendment during the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner, an event that lacked the glitter of past years because of the absence of the president of the United States....

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Official: Deaths reported, dozens hospitalized after tornado

1 dead amid flooding, strong thunderstorms in Midwest

Los Angeles deputies search for pair in rampage that kills 1

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LA peace parades mark 25th anniversary of Rodney King riots

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