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A look at the history of presidential assassination attempts in America

Jul. 14, 2024 16:18 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Before Saturday’s attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump, there have been multiple instances of political violence targeting U.S. presidents, former presidents and major party presidential candidates. A look at some of the assassinations and...

NBA releases pools for this season's NBA Cup in-season tournament

Jul. 12, 2024 20:19 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Myles Turner thinks part of the reason the Indiana Pacers became a team capable of making a deep playoff run this past season was because of the in-season tournament. And he can't wait for Round 2. Group play pools for the second edition of...

St. Louis Blues sign 39-year-old defenseman Ryan Suter to 1-year deal

Jul. 11, 2024 13:47 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Blues have signed veteran defenseman Ryan Suter to a one-year contract. General manager Doug Armstrong announced the signing on Thursday, saying the 39-year-old who has spent the past three seasons in Dallas will make a base salary of $775,000. ...

Vice President Harris stops by US Olympic basketball practice. Her message: 'Bring back the gold'

Jul. 09, 2024 19:22 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris was a surprise guest at the U.S. Olympic men's basketball team's practice Tuesday, and her message was clear. “Bring back the gold,” Harris said. Harris — who flew to Las Vegas on Tuesday for campaign appearances...

Klay Thompson believes he could be the missing piece for the Mavs after leaving the Warriors

Jul. 09, 2024 18:09 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Klay Thompson remembers telling Luka Doncic he thought the Dallas superstar was on a path to greatness after Golden State beat the Mavericks in the Western Conference finals two years ago. Now that Thompson has left the only NBA team he has known in 13 years to join...

A Southwest jet that did a 'Dutch roll' was parked outside during severe storm

Jul. 09, 2024 17:29 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Investigators say a Southwest Airlines jet that experienced an unusual “Dutch roll” in flight had been parked outside during a strong storm and then underwent routine maintenance, after which pilots noticed odd movements of the rudder pedals. After the May 25...

Today in History: July 7, Reagan nominates O’Connor for SCOTUS

Jul. 07, 2024 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, July 7, the 189th day of 2024. There are 177 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 7, 1981, President Ronald Reagan announced he was nominating Arizona Judge Sandra Day O’Connor to become...

Bond increased to $1M for Texas woman accused in attempted drowning seen as possible hate crime

Jul. 03, 2024 12:51 PM EDT

EULESS, Texas (AP) — A Texas woman accused of trying to drown a 3-year-old at an apartment complex pool in suburban Dallas after making racist remarks toward the child’s mother has been rearrested following an increase in her bond to $1 million, according to court records. ...

Do US fast-food customers want plant-based meat? Panda Express thinks so, but McDonald's has doubts

Jul. 03, 2024 12:10 PM EDT

Do Americans want plant-based options at fast-food restaurants? Two recent moves show restaurant chains are still undecided. On Wednesday, Panda Express said it is reintroducing plant-based chicken – which it developed with El Segundo, California-based Beyond Meat – at hundreds...

Southwest Air adopts 'poison pill' as activist investor Elliott takes significant stake in company

Jul. 03, 2024 11:44 AM EDT

Southwest Airlines has adopted a ‘poison pill’ following activist investor Elliott Investment Management taking a significant stake in the company. The airline said Wednesday that the shareholder rights plan is effective immediately and expires in a year. Southwest shareholders...