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Man accused of plotting mass killing wants gun charges nixed
AP News
September 10, 2019 - 1:51 pm
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A federal judge said Monday that he will decide by the end of this week whether to dismiss gun charges against a Coast Guard lieutenant accused of stockpiling combat gear and compiling a hit list of prominent Democrats and TV journalists...
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(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)
AP News
September 02, 2019 - 2:50 pm
By STEFANIE DAZIO The Associated Press OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — The bodies of four people killed by a raging fire that swept through a dive-boat off the Southern California coast were recovered Monday as authorities said more than two dozen others remained missing and feared dead. Lt. Cmdr. Matthew...
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(Ventura County Fire Department via AP)
AP News
September 02, 2019 - 10:15 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Firefighters say there were some deaths in a fire on a boat carrying dozens of people off the coast of Southern California. The U.S. Coast Guard and firefighters responded early Monday to a fire on a dive boat near Santa Cruz Island. The Daily Beast quoted Capt. Brian McGrath of...
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(U.S. District Court via AP)
February 21, 2019 - 12:57 pm
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A Coast Guard officer who espoused white supremacist views, dreamed of mass murder and stockpiled weapons in his basement apartment drew up what appeared to be a computer-spreadsheet hit list of Democratic politicians...
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(AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
December 29, 2018 - 10:33 am
By HOPE YEN and JENNIFER McDERMOTT , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — It had been months since retired Lt. Cmdr. Michele Fitzpatrick paid attention to news coverage. She was turned off by President Donald Trump's tweetstorms and attacks on critics such as the late Republican Sen. John McCain, a...
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(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
December 22, 2018 - 10:46 am
By LOLITA C. BALDOR and ROBERT BURNS , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The extraordinary resignation letter that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis handed to a surprised President Donald Trump was not just a product of two years of accumulating frustration with an impulsive boss, but an outline of the...
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(AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
November 10, 2018 - 10:49 am
By MICHAEL CASEY , Associated Press ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — One poster in a recently discovered trove vilifies the Nazis with a sword through a Bible and the words "This Is the Enemy." Some encouraged self-sacrifice by promoting recycling, planting gardens and buying potatoes. Still others warned...
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(AP Photo/Francois Mori)
November 10, 2018 - 10:36 am
By RAF CASERT and ANGELA CHARLTON , Associated Press PARIS (AP) — Traveling from across the world to battlefields where their soldiers fell 100 years ago, victors and vanquished alike marked those sacrifices ahead of Sunday's Armistice Day and assessed alliances that have been dramatically redrawn...
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dreamstime
August 27, 2018 - 5:33 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - President Trump is extending multiple courtesies to the family of Senator and Navy Veteran John McCain, including ordering flags to fly at half-staff. Below are two statements released by the White House for the President: Despite our differences on policy and politics, I...
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dreamstime
August 07, 2018 - 1:02 pm
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) — A bridegroom is being credited with saving a struggling swimmer just moments after his beach wedding on the Gulf Coast. WALA-TV reports that Zac and Cindy Edwards had just gotten married at Orange Beach, Alabama, and were taking wedding photos when a woman said someone was...
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