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Democratic-led House expected to give Trump big win on trade

Dec. 19, 2019 8:12 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — One day after impeaching President Donald Trump, the Democratic-led House is expected to overwhelmingly pass one of his signature priorities, a rewrite of the 25-year-old free trade agreement he blames for shipping U.S. manufacturing jobs to Mexico. A bill implementing terms of the...

2nd suspect in October bar shooting is jailed in Kansas City

Dec. 16, 2019 10:42 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A man arrested in Mexico last week on four first-degree murder charges following an October shooting at a Kansas City, Kansas, bar is now jailed in Wyandotte County. The Kansas City Star reports that jail records show Hugo Villanueva-Morales, 30, was booked Saturday night into the...

FILE - In this undated photo provided by the Kansas City Kansas Police Department is Hugo Villanueva-Morales. Villanueva-Morales, who has been on the run since four people were killed and five others were injured in a Kansas City, Kansas, bar has been arrested, authorities said Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019. (Kansas City Kansas Police Department via AP)

2nd suspect in Kansas bar shooting that killed 4 arrested

Dec. 12, 2019 4:52 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — One of two men who is accused of opening fire inside a crowded bar in Kansas City, Kansas, killing four people and wounding five others, has been captured in Mexico, authorities said Thursday. Authorities have been searching for Hugo Villanueva-Morales, 29, since the shooting at...

No. 23 West Virginia women beat New Mexico 73-60 in Cancun

Nov. 29, 2019 6:04 PM EST

CANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Kysre Gondrezick scored 17 points, freshman Esmery Martinez had a season-best 15 and No. 23 West Virginia beat New Mexico 73-60 on Friday in the Cancun Challenge. Rochelle Norris added 10 points for the Mountaineers (5-1), who rebounded from an 82-75 loss to Creighton to conclude a...

In this Jan. 27, 2001, photo, Father Steven Gerard Stencil poses for a portrait at his church, St. Mark the Evangelist, in Oro Valley, Ariz. Stencil was suspended from ministry in 2001 after a trip to Mexico that violated a diocese policy forbidding clerics from being with minors overnight. In a 2019 Facebook post, the former priest said that he was working as a driver for a private Phoenix bus company that specializes in educational tours for school groups and scout troops. (Ben Kirkby/Arizona Daily Star via AP)

Correction: Reckoning-Where Are They Now story

Nov. 27, 2019 4:25 PM EST

In a story sent Oct. 4 and 5 about clergy members that the Roman Catholic Church considers credibly accused of child sexual abuse living with little to no oversight from authorities, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Massachusetts does not have a public database of teacher licenses. The state added a...

Suspect in Missouri killing arrested in Arizona

Nov. 25, 2019 1:09 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a suspect in a Missouri killing has been arrested in Arizona more than 10 months after he was charged. The Boone County, Missouri, Sheriff’s Department said in a news release that 60-year-old Garland Wisley was taken into custody Saturday in San Luis, Arizona, as...