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Empty chairs honor 168 victims of Oklahoma City bombing

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Every day when Dr. Rosslyn Biggs goes to work as a federal government veterinarian she is reminded of her mother, one o... Full Story

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  • Empty chairs honor 168 victims of Oklahoma City bombing
    Empty chairs honor 168 victims of Oklahoma City bombing

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Every day when Dr. Rosslyn Biggs goes to work as a federal government veterinarian she is reminded of her mother, one of 168 people killed in the Oklahoma City bombing and honored Sunday on the 20th anniversary of the deadliest terrorist attack on U.S. soil until Sept. 11, 2001.

  • AP Was There: Original AP report of Oklahoma bombing
    AP Was There: Original AP report of Oklahoma bombing

    EDITOR'S NOTE: On April 19, 1995, a former U.S. Army soldier parked a rented Ryder truck packed with explosives outside a federal building in Oklahoma City. The blast killed 168 people and injured more than 500 others, and the attack is the worst homegrown terror attack on American soil.

  • Almonds get roasted in debate over California water use
    Almonds get roasted in debate over California water use

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California almonds are becoming one of the world's favorite snacks and creating a multibillion-dollar bonanza for agricultural investors. But the crop extracts a staggering price from the land, consuming more water than all the showering, dish-washing and other indoor householdwater use of California's 39 million people.

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    ATLANTA (AP) — He was good on paper: Eloquent, mature, healthy and smart to boot.

  • Baltimore investigates death of man in police custody

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police were conducting a criminal investigation Sunday into the death of a man injured in their custody, and the mayor vowed to ensure the city held "the right people accountable."

  • Denver police issue dozens of citations at pot events
    Denver police issue dozens of citations at pot events

    DENVER (AP) — Denver police said there were no major problems as marijuana celebrations continued for a second day on Sunday, but police tweeted a reminder that while recreational use of marijuana is legal in Colorado, people still can't use it in public.

  • Facts, law in Memphis case similar to Cleveland cop shooting
    Facts, law in Memphis case similar to Cleveland cop shooting

    CLEVELAND (AP) — The circumstances of a police shooting trial unfolding in a Cleveland courtroom share similarities to a high-speed chase and fatal shooting in Tennessee as well as the matters of law on which the Cleveland case will be decided: When does a threat to officers' lives end?

  • Arpaio immigration unit tarnished by misconduct allegations
    Arpaio immigration unit tarnished by misconduct allegations

    PHOENIX (AP) — As frustrations mounted a decade ago over illegal immigration, Sheriff Joe Arpaio created an elite squad to crack down on smugglers and, in the process, became known across the country as a tough-talking lawman willing to step in where the federal government wouldn't.

  • Researcher denied flight after tweet poking United security

    WASHINGTON (AP) — United Airlines stopped a prominent security researcher from boarding a California-bound flight late Saturday, following a social media post by the researcher days earlier suggesting the airline's onboard systems could be hacked.

  • Gyrocopter pilot frustrated message isn't getting through
    Gyrocopter pilot frustrated message isn't getting through

    RUSKIN, Fla. (AP) — The letter carrier who caused a full-scale security review in Washington when he violated national airspace by landing his gyrocopter on Capitol Hill expressed frustration Sunday that his message wasn't getting through.

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