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Georgia Democrat challenges racial barrier in governor race

  By BILL BARROW Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Democrats gave Atlanta lawyer ...

Plea agreement: False confession obstructed justice

  By JANET McCONNAUGHEY Associated Press A mentally disabled man walked free Tuesday after ...

Trump, Moon try to keep NKorea summit on track amid doubts

  By ZEKE MILLER CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump ...

What is lava haze? A look at Hawaii’s latest volcanic hazard

  By JAE C. HONG AUDREY McAVOY Associated Press PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Lava ...

Connecticut recruiting LGBT families to adopt, foster kids

  By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut’s child welfare ...

Cases against bikers struggle 3 years after Waco shootout

  By EMILY SCHMALL Associated Press WACO, Texas (AP) — Texas prosecutors who have ...

Senate backs effort to restore ‘net neutrality’ rules

By KEVIN FREKING Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats, joined by three Republicans, ...

Judge tosses California law allowing life-ending drugs

  By DON THOMPSON Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California judge on ...

Illinois governor seeks to reinstate death penalty

  By JOHN O’CONNOR AP Political Writer SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Eight years after ...

Quick release of gun data called trailblazing and troubling

  By MIKE CATALINI Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gun control advocates are ...