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Students return to Florida school where 17 were killed


PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) -- Students at a Florida high school where 17 of their classmates and staff members were killed returned Sunday to gather their belongings thrown down in panic during the school shooting nearly two weeks ago....

Sweeping Georgia cybercrime bill would target 'snoopers'


ATLANTA (AP) -- Lying about your weight on an online dating site? Checking out who won the Falcons game from your work computer? Using your computer hacking knowledge as an "ethical hacker?" Those actions may become illegal if a Georgia bill gets voted into law, civil liberty advocates say....

California Democratic Party won't endorse Dianne Feinstein


SAN DIEGO (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein failed to win the official endorsement of the California Democratic Party as she seeks her fifth term, another sign that the party is divided over how best to battle Republicans in Washington....

Billy Graham had pride and regret on civil rights issues


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- The Rev. Billy Graham was single-minded when he preached about God, prefacing sermon points with the phrase "The Bible says ..." Yet he had a complicated role in race relations, particularly when confronting segregation in his native South....

A fertility doctor's secret, a special kinship decades later


ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (AP) -- Matt White remembers that day in September 2016 when a mystery began to unravel that would change his life....

Tribes cut out of California pot market might grow their own


LOS ANGELES (AP) -- American Indian tribes that say they have been cut out of California's legal marijuana market have raised the possibility of going their own way by establishing pot businesses outside the state-regulated system that is less than two months old....

NRA spokeswoman becomes new face of gun rights movement


CHICAGO (AP) -- Dana Loesch is the new public face of the National Rifle Association, an organization long associated with older white men....

Ground zero ceremony set to commemorate 1993 terror bombing


NEW YORK (AP) -- Survivors and others are set to gather at ground zero for a solemn tribute to victims of the first terror attack on the World Trade Center, the deadly bombing 25 years ago....

AP Was There: The 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center


EDITOR'S NOTE - On Feb. 26, 1993, a group of Islamic terrorists drove a rented van into the underground parking garage at the World Trade Center and set off a 1,200 pound bomb in a failed attempt to collapse the twin towers. The blast didn't cause the destruction its planners intended. But it opened up a multi-story crater in the building, injured more than 1,000 people and ultimately killed six. In the immediate aftermath of the attack, investigators didn't know much about w...

5 dead after tornado, flooding from central US storms


CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- The death toll rose to at least five on Sunday after severe thunderstorms swept through the central U.S., spawning a tornado that flattened homes, gale force winds and widespread flooding from the Upper Midwest to Appalachia....