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The Latest: Trump blames Texas bombings on 'sick individual'
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The Latest on serial bombings in Texas (all times local):...

Package bomb explodes in Texas, this time at shipping center
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- A package bomb believed to be linked to the recent bombings in Austin exploded early Tuesday inside a FedEx distribution center near San Antonio, leaving one worker with minor injuries, and a second unexploded bomb was found at the same facility, authorities said....

Sheriff: 1 student dead, 2 wounded in Maryland high school
GREAT MILLS, Md. (AP) -- A student with a handgun shot two classmates inside his Maryland high school Tuesday before he was fatally wounded during a confrontation with a school resource officer, a sheriff said....

The Latest: Sheriff: School officer unhurt after shooting
GREAT MILLS, Md. (AP) -- The Latest on the shooting at a Maryland high school (all times local):...

The Latest: Judge temporarily blocks 15-week abortion ban
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- The Latest on a Mississippi law banning abortions after 15 weeks' gestation - the strictest in the nation (all times local):...

Armed man holed up in restaurant near Princeton University
PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) -- Authorities in New Jersey say an armed man is holed up in a restaurant across the street from Princeton University's campus....

Storms strike college, leave trail of damage across South
JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) -- With violent weather plowing through the Southeast, the kitchen windows exploded at Richard Brasher's home in eastern Alabama....

The Latest: 10 million southerners remain under storm threat
JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) -- The Latest on storms and damage across the Southeast (all times local):...

Minneapolis officer charged in shooting of Australian woman
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- A Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman in July turned himself in Tuesday after a warrant was issued for his arrest, his attorney said. A jail roster said he was held on third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter charges....

Shooting suspect's brother spends night in jail after arrest
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- The brother of the 19-year-old who confessed to gunning down 17 people at a Florida high school woke up in jail Tuesday following his arrest for trespassing on the campus....

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Sheriff: 1 student dead, 2 wounded in Maryland high school

New Orleans mayor releases new book, a treatise on race

Longtime journalist, Pulitzer Prize winner Les Payne dies

Black man convicted by all-white jury seeks new trial

Package bomb explodes in Texas, this time at shipping center

Michigan mom pleads guilty after second death of a child

Texas bomber's change in tactics could hint at future plans

Correction: Amish Attacks-Appeal story

Former officer sentenced to 3 years on drug, gun charges

Shooting suspect's brother spends night in jail after arrest