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Semi rolls into store

The store manager said the driver of the truck was inside the store shopping when the truck started rolling into the entrance of the store.…

Toddler taken from SUV outside East Oakland store

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — FBI agents and Oakland police officers with search dogs are looking for a 21-month-old girl who disappeared from an SUV parked outside a supermarket. The Contra Costa Times reports (http://bit.ly/1307O6U) the girl’s father left…

Ex-Army inspector accused of stealing troops’ IDs

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A former Fort Campbell inspector whose job was to investigate misconduct was indicted Wednesday on charges that he stole the identities of Army personnel, including a soldier killed in combat, in a scheme to…

Obama, Bush leap into US immigration fight

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush are leaping into the immigration debate, but their attempts to add momentum to the search for a possible path to citizenship for millions face strong opposition…

Biden: China’s rise is good, cybertheft must stop

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said China’s rise is good but its theft of U.S intellectual property must stop as the global powers held annual talks that signaled more cooperation on tackling climate change while…

Demian Bichir delves into immigration debate

NEW YORK (AP) — Forgive Mexican actor Demian Bichir for pointing out the obvious metaphor in the title of his new TV series “The Bridge,” but someone had to do it. “We need bridges more than walls, you…
FLOOD

Photos: Flooding

Residents report heavy flooding throughout the viewing area.…

Smithfield CEO addresses concerns over China deal

RICHMOND, Virginia (AP) — The head of Smithfield Foods Inc. is trying to ease concerns that the proposed takeover of the world’s largest pork producer by a Chinese company would pose risks to the U.S. food supply. CEO…
TORNADO North Beaver Township Lawrence County

Photos: Storm Clouds

Residents report striking, storm clouds throughout the viewing area.…

North American firms detail Bangladesh safety pact

NEW YORK (AP) — A group of 17 North American retailers and clothing makers has agreed to a five-year pact aimed at improving safety conditions at Bangladesh factories that seeks to spread accountability across a wide spectrum from…

US to deliver fighter jets to Egypt

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is moving ahead with plans to deliver four F-16s to Egypt despite the ongoing debate about the military’s overthrow of President Mohammed Morsi and whether it legally constitutes a coup that could shut…

Honduras: Charred body belongs to journalist

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — The charred and mutilated body of a man found on the bank of a lagoon in the northern city of San Pedro Sula is that of a missing journalist, Honduran authorities confirmed Wednesday. Investigators…

Bernanke: US economy still needs Fed’s stimulus

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chairman Ben Bernanke said Wednesday that the U.S. economy still needs help from the Federal Reserve’s low interest rate policies. Bernanke told the National Bureau of Economic Research that because unemployment remains high and inflation…

Police: Quebec train crash death toll now at 20

LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) — Canadian officials are now telling the families of the 30 people missing in a runaway oil train crash over the weekend that all are presumed dead. With 20 bodies found, that would put the…

Investigators look into pairing of Asiana pilots

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) — Federal safety officials say a pilot initially told passengers not to evacuate an Asiana Airlines flight that crash landed in San Francisco. The National Transportation Safety Board said Wednesday that people did not…

DUI case collapses in Nevada crash that killed 5

MOAPA, Nev. (AP) — An 18-year-old accused of driving drunk in a Nevada crash that killed five California family members was cleared of charges Wednesday after DNA evidence showed his friend was the one driving the SUV. Jean…

Fort Hood suspect says he supports Taliban

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Army psychiatrist charged in the mass shooting at Fort Hood asked pointed questions about religion and used several opportunities Wednesday to declare his support for the Taliban and a fellow American-born…

Man gets 3¼ to 6½ years in dog-fighting case

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man convicted of operating a dog-fighting ring out of a western Pennsylvania home has been sentenced to 39 months to 6½ years in prison. The Pittsbur……

Boy, 14, dead after accident at Boy Scout camp

MT. PLEASANT, Utah (AP) — Boy Scouts officials say a 14-year-old boy from Cedar Hills who died at a camp in central Utah was run over by a trailer. The Deseret News reports (http://bit.ly/1aqD192 ) Boy Scouts officials…

Parole hearing for OJ Simpson but no release

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — OJ Simpson’s Nevada criminal case goes to a parole board later this month for part of his 2008 conviction in the kidnapping and armed robbery of two sports collectible dealers. Simpson was convicted…