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FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2016, file photo, Tesla CEO Elon Musk listens as President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with technology industry leaders at Trump Tower in New York. Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile. In a series of tweets late Tuesday, the Tesla CEO said he had "spoken in anger" on Sunday after diver Vern Unsworth accused Musk of orchestrating a "PR stunt" by sending a small submarine to help divers rescue the soccer players and their coach from a cave. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Elon Musk apologizes for calling rescue diver a pedophileElon Musk apologizes for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile
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FILE - In this Thursday, June 8, 2017, file photo, former FBI director James Comey testifies before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Comey is urging voters to support Democrats in November's midterm elections. Comey says on Twitter that the "Republican Congress has proven incapable of fulfilling the Founders' design that 'Ambition must ... counteract ambition.'" (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite/File)
Ex-FBI chief Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fallJames Comey, the FBI director who was fired last year by President Donald Trump, is urging voters to support Democrats in November's midterm elections
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Inmate firefighters clear brush to create a fire break while battling the Ferguson Fire in unincorporated Mariposa County, Calif, on Monday, July 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
Smoke clogs Yosemite Valley as firefighters battle blazeHot and dry weather is hindering efforts to slow the growth of a wildfire near Yosemite National Park that killed a California firefighter
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this April 1, 2018 file photo, people carry flowers as they walk near the Mandalay Bay hotel and casino during a vigil for victims and survivors of a mass shooting in Las Vegas. MGM Resorts International has sued hundreds of victims of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history in a bid to avoid liability for the gunfire that rained down from its Mandalay Bay casino-resort in Las Vegas. The company argues in lawsuits filed Friday, July 13, 2018, in Nevada and California that it has "no liability of any kind" to survivors or families of slain victims under a federal law enacted after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
MGM sues Vegas shooting victims in push to avoid liabilityA lawyer who attended a Las Vegas concert where a gunman killed 58 people last year is calling a casino operator's lawsuits against hundreds of victims a "bullying tactic"
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE – This undated file photo provided by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction shows death row inmate Robert Van Hook, convicted of fatally strangling and stabbing David Self in 1985 after meeting him in a Cincinnati bar. Van Hook's execution is scheduled Wednesday, July 18, 2018, and the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction planned to transport Van Hook on Tuesday, July 17, from death row in Chillicothe to the state death house at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville. (Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction via AP, File)
Ohio prison staff set to execute killer of man met in barOhio is set to execute a condemned killer for a three-decades-old fatal stabbing
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this June 18, 2018, file photo, dignitaries take a tour of Southwest Key Programs Casa Padre, a U.S. immigration facility in Brownsville, Texas, where children are detained. Immigrant children described hunger, cold and fear in a voluminous court filing about the facilities where they were held in the days after crossing the border. Advocates fanned out across the southwest to interview more than 200 immigrant parents and children about conditions in U.S. holding facilities, detention centers and a youth shelter. The accounts form part of a case over whether the government is complying with a longstanding settlement over the treatment of immigrant youth in custody. The facility operates under a contract with the Department of Health and Human Services. There, teenage boys described going hungry and not being given enough time to speak with their parents by phone. (Miguel Roberts/The Brownsville Herald via AP, File)
Immigrant children describe treatment in detention centersImmigrant children are complaining of hunger, cold and fear in a voluminous court filing about conditions in U.S. holding facilities
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, right, and homicide detectives investigate the scene where Jose Rodriguez was taken into custody Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Houston. Sheriff's deputies in Houston acting on a tip from a caller Tuesday arrested Rodriguez, a suspected serial killer linked to the deaths of three people. (Godofredo A. Vasquez/Houston Chronicle via AP)
Man who cut off his ankle monitor suspected in 3 killingsHouston-area parolee suspected in three fatal shootings arrested and faces capital murder charges; police say he cut off ankle monitor days before rampage started
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In this 2017 photo provided by Bobby Wilson, Bobby Wilson and his wife, Eileen Pein Wilson, stand outside Casino del Sol near Tucson, Ariz. Wilson, a Republican Arizona state Senate candidate, has shocked gun control advocates by sharing details about shooting and killing his mother in apparent self-defense more than 50 years ago. Wilson, who is running to represent a southern Arizona district, told The Associated Press that he's not trying to hide anything. He says his mother was "insane" and shot at him with a rifle when he was in bed in their Oklahoma farmhouse one night in 1963. He then shot and killed her. Wilson's sister also died that night, and the house caught on fire. (Bobby Wilson via AP)
Arizona Senate candidate shot mother, speaks on gun controlA Republican Arizona state Senate candidate is shocking gun control advocates by sharing details about shooting and killing his mother in apparent self-defense more than 50 years ago
The Associated Press9 hours ago
This Friday, July 13, 2018 photo provided by Chad Moore shows 23-year-old Angela Hernandez of Portland, Ore., after she survived a 250-foot car plunge off a cliff and a week stranded on a remote beach near Big Sur, Calif. Moore and his wife Chelsea Moore were camping in Big Sur when they came upon a wrecked Jeep in the surf line, and then a bit later found Hernandez. "We freakin' love that beach and we're so glad she's alive," Chelsea Moore said Monday, July 16, 2018. (Chad Moore via AP)
California woman describes finding cliff plunge survivorA beachcomber who found a missing Oregon driver who survived a 250-foot plunge off a California cliff and a week without food calls the survivor a hero
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Cumberland County Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-Mcrae bows her head during a news conference regarding the shooting death of Jennifer Trejo, 9, at the Bridgeton Police Department on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Bridgeton, N.J. Authorities are offering a reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the offenders. (Charles J. Olson/The Press of Atlantic City via AP)
Stray bullet strikes, kills 9-year-old girl sleeping in homePolice say a 9-year-old girl was asleep in her bed when a stray bullet struck and killed her inside her family's New Jersey home
The Associated Press10 hours ago
In this June 13, 2018, photo, death-row inmate Christopher Young holds a phone to his ear during an interview outside death row at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Polunsky Unit near Livingston, Texas. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has refused to stop the scheduled execution of Young, who was convicted of fatally shooting San Antonio convenience store owner Hasmukh "Hash" Patel in November 2004. He is scheduled to die Tuesday, July 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Mike Graczyk)
Texas executes man for 2004 slaying of store ownerTexas prisoner executed for the fatal shooting of a San Antonio convenience store owner during an attempted robbery nearly 14 years ago
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE--In this Aug. 11, 2017 file photo, visitors approach a former ranch house and barn during a guided hike on the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge near Denver, land that used to be a buffer zone around a nuclear weapons plant. Environmentalists and community activists are trying to stop the refuge from opening to the public this summer, claiming the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service did not adequately study the safety of the site. (AP Photo/Dan Elliott, File)
Judge asked to keep public away from ex-nuke weapons plantEnvironmentalists and community activists are trying to persuade a judge that the public might not be safe on a Colorado wildlife refuge that used to be a buffer zone around a nuclear weapons plant
The Associated Press10 hours ago
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