New York man convicted of killing 2, wounding 6 over 2 years
BUFFALO, N.Y. - A Buffalo man has been convicted of killing two people and wounding six others in four gang-related shootings over two years. An Erie County judge issued the...
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Hola: Tim Kaine speaks in Spanish frequently on trail
MIAMI - Tim Kaine's not-so-perfect Spanish is the only game in town when it comes to speaking directly to one of the country's fastest growing voting blocs in the presidential...
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NY comptroller projects higher Wall Street profits in 2016
ALBANY, N.Y. - Wall Street is on track to post higher profits this year and end three straight years of declines, according to a report issued Friday by New York state...
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Why Is Nobody Talking About the Latest N.F.L. Scandal?
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Writer-Director Zach Clark on His Twisted Little Sister
In Zach Clark's Little Sister, Colleen , a former goth girl turned nun, returns home to her dysfunctional family for the first time in years after learning that her brother...
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The Latest: Dems asks to see GOP emails on ballot security
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Woman who claimed baby powder gave her cancer wins $70 million
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UFC bout at Times Union Center on sale Friday
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Hogan proposes $82 million in spending cuts to close revenue gap
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The Latest: New Clinton ad features President Obama
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US economy grew at 2.9 percent rate in third quarter
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy grew at a 2.9 percent rate in the July-September quarter, the strongest pace in two years, as the battered export sector rebounded and businesses...
ISIS using ‘tens of thousands' as human shields in Mosul - UN
Terrorist group Islamic State has forced tens of thousands of people, mostly women and children, into Mosul from surrounding areas to serve as human shields, the UN human...
Plane carrying VP candidate Mike Pence skids off LaGuardia runway
A plane carrying Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence skidded off a runway at LaGuardia Airport on Thursday night, officials and witnesses said. The Indiana...
World's largest marine reserve in Antarctic gets greenlight
An international agreement approved by 24 countries and the EU has paved the way for the world's largest marine park in the Ross Sea around Antarctica.
Army says former Ft. Sill commander committed suicide
BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON - The Army says the death of a two-star general on a military base in Alabama has been ruled a suicide. Maj.
The Latest: Tribal chairman vows to continue pipeline fight
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UFC champion's three cars torched: ‘Life was put in danger'
Three cars belonging to former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis were set ablaze outside his Milwaukee home early Thursday morning. The incident happened at around 1 a.m...
Exxon tops 3Q profit forecasts
IRVING, Texas - Exxon Mobil Corp. on Friday reported third-quarter earnings of $2.65 billion. The Irving, Texas-based company said it had profit of 63 cents per share. The...
Jury acquits leaders of Malheur wildlife refuge standoff
Standoff leaders Ammon and Ryan Bundy and five others were charged with conspiring to impede federal workers from their jobs at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon.
Image of Asia: Welcoming home sailors held by pirates
In this photo by Bullit Marquez, relatives welcome home Arnel Balbero, one of five Filipino sailors who had been held captive by Somali pirates since 2012, when he and others...