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To some who stood by Cosby, his admission is turning point
As a chorus of sexual assault accusations against Bill Cosby resounded this winter, some fans and famous friends stood by him, calling the allegations unproven attacks on a comedy legend....

2 more bodies found in river 3 days after boat capsized
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- The bodies of a woman and girl were pulled from the Ohio River at separate locations Tuesday, three days after a pontoon boat capsized miles upstream, killing at least three and leaving two more missing....

NTSB: 2 killed when F-16, small plane crash; jet pilot safe
MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) -- An F-16 fighter jet smashed into a small plane Tuesday over South Carolina, killing two people and raining down plane parts and debris over a wide swath of marshes and rice fields....

AP source: Fed's gun used in San Francisco pier slaying
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The gun used in the seemingly random slaying of a woman on a San Francisco pier belonged to a federal agent, a law enforcement official briefed on the matter said Tuesday....

Raid spotlights Subway pitchman's ties to ex-foundation head
ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (AP) -- A raid at the home of an iconic restaurant spokesman is casting a glaring spotlight on his relationship with the former head of a foundation he set up to combat childhood obesity....

New York holding parade for champion US women's soccer team
NEW YORK (AP) -- The confetti will be flying when the city holds a parade for the U.S. women's soccer team to celebrate its World Cup victory....

SC Senate OKs Confederate flag removal; House vote ahead
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- The South Carolina Senate gave its final approval Tuesday to removing the Confederate flag from the Capitol grounds, but across the hall in the House, Republicans quietly sought a way to make a last stand to preserve some kind of symbol honoring their Southern ancestors at the Statehouse....

Millions share story of girl found dead in Massachusetts
BOSTON (AP) -- In her computer-generated image, she is the picture of innocence: a 4-year-old girl with long brown hair, chubby cheeks and expressive brown eyes. The image has attracted a staggering 45 million views on Facebook as investigators try to identity the child whose remains were found on a Boston Harbor beach nearly two weeks ago....

Fair housing group sues New York, alleging discrimination
NEW YORK (AP) -- A civil rights organization advocating for fair housing practices sued the city on Tuesday, saying the city promotes segregation by favoring whites for affordable housing in Manhattan neighborhoods that are predominantly white....

California right-to-die bill stalls in blow to movement
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- In a blow to the right-to-die movement, California lawmakers on Tuesday dropped one of the strongest legislative efforts in the U.S. to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives....

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