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AP Investigation: Fish billed as local isn't always local

Jun. 14, 2018 10:10 PM EDT

MONTAUK, N.Y. (AP) — Even after winter storms left East Coast harbors thick with ice, some of the country's top chefs and trendy restaurants were offering sushi-grade tuna supposedly pulled in fresh off the coast of New York. But it was just an illusion. No tuna was landing there. The fish had long since...

Team Sky's Bernal wins first GC test in Tour of California

May. 14, 2018 8:40 PM EDT

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Egan Bernal tasted glory at the Tour of California when he rode solo to the top of Gibraltar Road. Sebastian Henao and Tao Geoghegan Hart were just as heroic Monday. After powerful Team Sky worked to bring back the early breakaway, the pair of worker bees rode to the front of...

4 more murder counts filed in California serial killing case

May. 10, 2018 7:37 PM EDT

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — A man who prosecutors say was one of California's most elusive serial killers was charged Thursday with four additional counts of murder, leaving him now facing a dozen murder charges across the state. Joseph James DeAngelo, a 72-year-old former police officer, was charged in...