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AP Top U.S. News at 1:22 p.m. EDT

Police: Washington shooting suspect 'zombie-like' at arrest
OAK HARBOR, Wash. (AP) -- The 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shooting said nothing and appeared "zombie-like" when he was arrested by authorities nearly 24 hours into an intense manhunt, authorities said....

US terror attacks' common denominator: Anwar al-Awlaki
NEW YORK (AP) -- Five years after Anwar al-Awlaki was killed by an American drone strike, he keeps inspiring acts of terror....

Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Newly released police video of a black man's fatal shooting, sought by protesters for days, isn't settling questions about whether the man threatened police with a gun before he was felled by a black officer....

Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident
MIAMI (AP) -- Jose Fernandez, the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning. Fernandez was 24....

Police: 5 shot, 1 dead, after fight at Illinois campus party
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- One man was killed and four other people were wounded in a pair of shootings early Sunday, including one that happened on the University of Illinois campus....

VIEWER'S GUIDE: Look for trust, temperament themes in debate
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The most telling moments in presidential debates often come out of the blue - an offhand remark or unrehearsed gesture that helps to reveal the essence of a candidate who's already been poked, prodded and inspected for years....

Pentagon chief is expert on nukes but says little about them
WASHINGTON (AP) -- As defense secretary to a president who famously envisioned "a world without nuclear weapons," Ash Carter has said remarkably little about them....

2 small planes collide in air and crash in western NY
NORTH COLLINS, N.Y. (AP) -- The Federal Aviation Administration says two small planes collided in the air, then crashed in western New York south of Buffalo....

Lengthy jury selection in Charleston church shootings begins
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- The laborious process of jury selection is getting underway in the federal death penalty trial of Dylann Roof, the white man charged in the deaths of nine black parishioners gunned down during a Bible study at a Charleston church....

AP-GfK poll shows voter distaste for Putin-style leadership
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Donald Trump has called Russian President Vladimir Putin "a leader - unlike what we have in this country."...

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