AP - ap.online.headlines.us http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.us News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:58:10 -0400 New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:55:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Marathon-Bombing-Gun/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Marathon-Bombing-Gun c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-1397 BOSTON (AP) — A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is believed to have provided the handgun used to kill a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer during the manhunt, people with knowledge of the investigation said Tuesday. Towns struggle with debate over immigrant services Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:07:56 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Immigration-Overload-Massachusetts/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Immigration-Overload-Massachusetts c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-145c LYNN, Mass. (AP) — The national debate over an unprecedented wave of Central American young people entering the country illegally is more of a practical challenge in places like Lynn, a former industrial city outside Boston that's thousands of miles from the U.S.-Mexico border. Crews make gains on massive Washington wildfire Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:19:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Western-Wildfires/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Western-Wildfires c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-1784 OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Firefighters were making progress Tuesday in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control, with wetter weather bringing some relief but also raising concerns about flash flooding. Supreme Court allows Arizona execution to proceed Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:08:22 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Arizona-Execution-Drugs/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Arizona-Execution-Drugs c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-147f TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed an Arizona execution to go forward amid a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs in the country. Ohio woman has long road ahead after rock attack Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:42:14 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Rock-on-Car/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Rock-on-Car c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-14d1 DANVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Doctors had a simple goal when they first saw how a football-size rock thrown from an interstate overpass in Pennsylvania had shattered Sharon Budd's skull — to keep her alive. Homeless slayings underscore dangers on the street Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:32:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Homeless-Men-Killed/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Homeless-Men-Killed c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-1521 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The brutal slayings of two homeless men in Albuquerque underscores the vulnerability of transients, who prosecutors and police said Tuesday are often victimized but rarely report the crimes. General: Guard to take observation role at border Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:43:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Immigration-Overload-National-Guard/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Immigration-Overload-National-Guard c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-145b McALLEN, Texas (AP) — Most of the 1,000 National Guard troops headed to the Texas-Mexico border will take up observational positions and detain people only if they interfere with their mission, a top general over the deployment said Tuesday. After 3-year probe, feds to monitor Newark police Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:21:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Newark-Police-Investigation/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Newark-Police-Investigation c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-1608 NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Newark police engaged in the excessive use of force, routinely stopped people on the street for no legitimate reason and regularly stole property from civilians, the U.S. Department of Justice concluded in a report released Tuesday that set the stage for federal monitoring of the police department that serves New Jersey's largest city. FAA tells US airlines not to fly to Tel Aviv Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:52:30 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US--Flights.Cancelled-Israel-FAA/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Flights.Cancelled-Israel-FAA c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-15e9 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration told U.S. airlines Tuesday they are prohibited from flying to the Tel Aviv airport in Israel for 24 hours following a Hamas rocket explosion nearby. The ban began 12:15 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, the agency said in a statement. CEO: Rivers to quit Clippers if Sterling stays Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:40:25 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/BKN-Clippers-Sterling/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_BKN-Clippers-Sterling c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-16de LOS ANGELES (AP) — The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the team. GOP voters in Georgia to decide Senate nominee Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:51:35 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Senate-Georgia/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Senate-Georgia c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-174c ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Republicans have only a few more hours before they have a Senate nominee in a race that will help decide which party controls the Senate for the final two years of President Barack Obama's administration. Black colleges face hard choices on $25M Koch gift Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:14:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Kochs-Black-Colleges/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Kochs-Black-Colleges c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-1577 America's black colleges are struggling for funds. The Republican Party is struggling to attract black voters. To fight crime, Chicago tries wiping away arrests Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:35:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Chicago-Violence-Clean-Slate/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Chicago-Violence-Clean-Slate c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-1576 CHICAGO (AP) — Desperate to curb the gun violence wracking their city, Chicago lawmakers are leading the way toward a counterintuitive idea — fighting crime by making it easier for young people to wipe away minor arrest records. Beretta: Gun law forcing move out of Maryland Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:53:32 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/APFN-US--Beretta.Move/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_APFN-US--Beretta.Move c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-140d ACCOKEEK, Md. (AP) — Beretta U.S.A. Corp. says concerns about a gun-control bill that passed in Maryland last year have made it necessary to move its weapons making out of the state to Tennessee. Hospitalized Nazi guard suspect, 89, gets bail Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:19:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US--Nazi.Investigation/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Nazi.Investigation c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-1575 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An 89-year-old Nazi war crimes suspect who was jailed while awaiting extradition to Germany has been granted bail after being hospitalized. Hopkins pays $190M in pelvis exam pix settlement Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:36:24 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Gynecologist-Secret-Recordings/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Gynecologist-Secret-Recordings c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-1764 BALTIMORE (AP) — For Myra James, the process of going to the gynecologist is now too much to bear. Working-class whites lose voting dominance in Ohio Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:56:54 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US--Working.Class.Whites/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Working.Class.Whites c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-17ef COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Working-class whites are no longer a majority of Ohio's eligible voters, a historic shift in a key Midwestern swing state that has political parties pledging more outreach to a broader coalition of demographic groups. At 101, weather observer gets a place in the sun Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:33:11 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Centenarian-Weather-Watcher/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Centenarian-Weather-Watcher c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-1557 BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud that he has done the same thing for his country and community nearly every day since Herbert Hoover was in the White House in 1930. Appeals court in Va. upholds health care subsidies Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:05:23 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US--Health.Overhaul.Subsidies-Virginia/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Health.Overhaul.Subsidies-Virginia c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-15d4 RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court in Virginia has upheld tax subsidies for low- and middle-income people who buy insurance under the Obama administration's health care reform law. Dad: Boys charged in homeless deaths once homeless Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:15:26 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/07/22/US-Homeless-Men-Killed/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Homeless-Men-Killed c9d8ec1afb93944a:5e7ac555:146f76ea134:-17d4 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A man who says he is the father of two of three teens charged with fatally beating two homeless men says that they too were once homeless, and he has no idea what prompted the brutal Friday night attack that police say left the victims unrecognizable.