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As firms gauge cost, Ukraine says cyberattack under control

2 hours 39 min ago
PARIS (AP) -- The data-scrambling software epidemic that paralyzed computers globally is under control in Ukraine, where it likely originated, officials said Wednesday, as companies and governments around the world counted the cost of a crisis that is disrupting ports, hospitals and factories....

Wind fans the flames of Utah fire that has burned 13 homes

2 hours 41 min ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Utah firefighters braced Wednesday for more high winds as they try to slow a stubborn wildfire that has burned 13 homes and forced the evacuation of 1,500 people from a ski resort town....

Foundation to award about $24 million to fight racism in US

2 hours 53 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- One of America's largest philanthropic foundations announced Wednesday that it will award about $24 million in grants to organizations in 13 cities and one state to help fight racism....

Arkansas' new Ten Commandments monument at Capitol destroyed

3 hours 30 min ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Officials say Arkansas' new Ten Commandments monument was destroyed by someone driving a vehicle into it less than 24 hours after the monument was placed on state Capitol grounds....

The Latest: Online group re-emerges to taunt US intelligence

3 hours 50 min ago
PARIS (AP) -- The Latest on a widespread cyberattack that is affecting companies and government systems (all times local):...

3 Chicago officers accused of lying about teen's shooting

4 hours 33 min ago
CHICAGO (AP) -- Three Chicago police officers have been indicted on charges that they conspired to cover up and lie about what happened when a white police officer shot a black teenager 16 times - an incident that prompted outrage when a video of the killing was finally released....

In rural Kentucky, solar eclipse preparation keeps town busy

8 hours 36 min ago
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Cross over the old Louisville & Nashville Railroad in this town remembered for its Civil War encampment and you'll see the first signs - there's fresh anticipation in the rural areas that will be prime viewing locations for the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse to sweep the United States in 99 years....

Utah lawsuits to test president's power to shrink monuments

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 23:53
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Native American tribes and environmental groups preparing for a legal battle to stop President Donald Trump from dismantling Utah's new national monument face a tougher challenge than anticipated....

Review board wants another look at police shooting decision

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 21:38
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- A review board Tuesday found "substantial evidence of error" in a North Carolina police department's decision that the fatal shooting of a black man by an officer last year was justified and scheduled another hearing on the matter in August....

Sarah Palin sues paper for tying her PAC ad to mass shooting

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 19:50
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former vice presidential nominee and Alaska governor Sarah Palin is accusing The New York Times of defamation over an editorial that linked one of her political action committee ads to the mass shooting that severely wounded then-Arizona Congressman Gabby Giffords....