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In this Oct. 4, 2019 photo, Marty Small speaks at a swearing-in ceremony in Atlantic City, N.J. that installed him as acting mayor following the resignation of Mayor Frank Gilliam Jr.who admitted stealing $87,000 from a youth basketball team. On Tuesday Oct. 15, 2019, the City Council is expected to choose Small to be mayor until the Nov. 2020 general election. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
Atlantic City to transfer power amid corruption - yet againAtlantic City's City Council is expected to name Council President Marty Small as mayor at a special meeting
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Amber Carr, center, wipes a tear as her sister, Ashley Carr, left, and attorney Lee Merritt, right, listen to Amber and Ashley's brother Adarius Carr talk about their sister Atatiana Jefferson during a news conference, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, in downtown Dallas. Jefferson was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth home as she played video games with her 8-year-old nephew. (Irwin Thompson/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
Fort Worth officer released on bond after murder chargeThe former Fort Worth, Texas, police officer who shot a woman through the window of her home has been released on bond after being charged with murder
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Amber Carr, center, wipes a tear as her sister, Ashley Carr, left, and attorney Lee Merritt, right, listen to Amber and Ashley's brother Adarius Carr talk about their sister Atatiana Jefferson during a news conference, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, in downtown Dallas. Jefferson was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth home as she played video games with her 8-year-old nephew. (Irwin Thompson/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
Woman killed by Texas officer was devoted to familyRelatives say a woman fatally shot by a Fort Worth police officer was devoted to her family and had moved into her mother's home earlier this year to help as her mom's health declined
The Associated Press9 hours ago
This combination photo shows Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Ronan Farrow at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Feb. 24, 2019, left, and NBC News President Noah Oppenheim at the 2016 AFI Festival "Jackie" Centerpiece Gala in Los Angeles on Nov. 14, 2016. Farrow's account of his contentious divorce from NBC News, the more evidence he gathered on Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein's sexual misconduct, the less enthusiastic his bosses seemed to be. NBC's decision to let Farrow take his work to the New Yorker magazine is widely regarded as one of the biggest mistakes in journalism the past few years. His former employers call Farrow's book, "Catch and Kill," a smear. It's being published Tuesday. (AP Photo)
Farrow details lack of enthusiasm at NBC for Weinstein storyPulitzer Prize-winner Ronan Farrow says NBC lacked enthusiasm for Weinstein story and set up roadblocks that led him to take the story to New Yorker
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2019, file photo, a helicopter drops water while battling a wildfire called the Saddle Ridge Fire in Porter Ranch, Calif. Fire officials say a destructive fire that broke out on the edge of Los Angeles began beneath a high-voltage transmission tower. The destructive fire that broke out on the edge of Los Angeles began beneath a high-voltage transmission tower owned by Southern California Edison, fire officials said Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)
Los Angeles fire began under power lines, cause not knownFire officials say a destructive fire that broke out on the edge of Los Angeles began beneath a high-voltage transmission tower
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2018, file photo, smoke billows around power transmission lines as the Camp Fire burns in Big Bend, Calif. Experts say it's hard to know whether keeping millions of Californians in the dark prevented a catastrophic wildfire. The question takes on new significance after authorities said Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, that a man in his 60s who relied on oxygen died 12 minutes after losing electricity in a planned outage by Pacific Gas & Electric Co., east of Sacramento. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)
Do California power shutoffs work? Hard to know, experts sayMillions of Californians lost electricity last week in an unprecedented effort by utilities to prevent their equipment from starting another devastating wildfire
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2019, file photo, CVS Pharmacy shift supervisor James Quinn throws out ice cream from darkened freezers as downtown Sonoma, Calif., remains without power. California's utility regulator is issuing a series of sanctions against Pacific Gas and Electric for what it calls "failures in execution" during the largest planned power shut-off in state history to avoid wildfires. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)
California regulator criticizes utility over power outagesCalifornia's utility regulator is issuing a series of sanctions against Pacific Gas and Electric for what it calls "failures in execution" during the largest planned power shut-off in state history to avoid wildfires
The Associated Press10 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Tarrant County Jail shows Aaron Dean. The Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman through a back window of her home while responding to a call about an open front door was charged with murder on Monday after resigning from the force. (Tarrant County Jail via AP)
Texas officer charged with murder, resigns after shootingA white former Fort Worth police officer has been booked in jail on a murder charge for the shooting of a black woman through a window in her home
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, arrives for a scheduled deposition of President Donald Trump's top aide on Russia and Europe Fiona Hill, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Former White House adviser objected to ambassador's ousterA former White House adviser on Russia told House impeachment investigators that she had objected to the ouster of the former ambassador to Ukraine.
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Amber Carr, center, wipes a tear as her sister, Ashley Carr, left, and attorney Lee Merritt, right, listen to Amber and Ashley's brother Adarius Carr talk about their sister Atatiana Jefferson during a news conference, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, in downtown Dallas. Jefferson was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth home as she played video games with her 8-year-old nephew. (Irwin Thompson/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
The Latest: $200,000 bond set for ex-cop charged with murderA $200,000 bond has been set for a white former police officer jailed in the fatal shooting of a black woman inside the woman's Fort Worth home.
The Associated Press11 hours ago
JoDe Goudy, chairman of the Yakama Nation, speaks with the Columbia River in the background near The Dalles, Oregon, on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, where Celilo Falls, an ancient salmon fishing site was destroyed by the construction of the Dalles Dam in the 1950s. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus)
Pacific Northwest tribes: Remove Columbia River damsTwo Pacific Northwest tribes are demanding the removal of three major hydroelectric dams on the Columbia River
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Gina Virgilio is shown being led back into the courtroom Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, in Anchorage, Alaska. Virgilio will serve 60 years in prison for killing her boyfriend, Michael Gonzalez, in 2012 by setting the couch fire to the couch on which he was sleeping. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)
Woman gets 60 years in boyfriend's burning deathA woman who killed her sleeping boyfriend by setting the couch on fire is set to serve 60 years in prison
The Associated Press13 hours ago
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