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Man convicted of mailing fatal cyanide set to be sentencedA Maine man is due to be sentenced later this week following his conviction for mailing cyanide to a suicidal Englishman
The Associated Press55 minutes ago
This image from video provided by WDIO-TV in Duluth, Minn., shows smoke rising from the Husky Energy oil refinery after an explosion and fire Thursday, April 26, 2018, at the plant in Superior, Wis. Authorities say several people were injured in the explosion. (WDIO-TV via AP)
Smoke from Wisconsin refinery explosion poses health riskAn explosion and asphalt fire at a Wisconsin oil refinery sent huge plumes of smoke into the air that pollution experts said almost certainly contains large amounts of toxins
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Man convicted of 1980 killing set to be sentenced in MaineA man is scheduled to be sentenced for murder following his conviction in a nearly 40-year-old case that many thought would never be solved
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A fire at the Husky Energy oil refinery in Superior, Wis., seen from a police check point in Superior, Wis., on Thursday, April 26, 2018, rocked the refinery, injuring multiple people and forcing the evacuation of homes, schools and a hospital, and sending a plume of noxious smoke into the air.  (Dan Kraker/Minnesota Public Radio via AP)
Authorities: Wisconsin refinery fire out, evacuation remainsResidents still not in their homes after a smoky refinery fire forced most of their northwestern Wisconsin community to evacuate
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Florida school shooting suspect Cruz due back in courtFlorida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz is due back in court for a hearing designed to get the death penalty case moving forward
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this Monday, April 16, 2018, photo, employees Lynn Larsen, left, and Clifford Alexander Sr. box SKILCRAFT pens for the U.S. Government at the Industries of the Blind in Greensboro, N.C. Government pens have been manufactured for 50 years by National Industries for the Blind. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
Iconic pen used by military, made by blind people turns 50Anyone who's served in the military, worked for the federal government or addressed a package at the post office is familiar with an iconic pen made for 50 years by visually impaired people
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - This March 15, 2016, file photo, shows casino mogul Steve Wynn at a news conference in Medford, Mass. A six-year boardroom battle involving the company founded by embattled former Las Vegas casino mogul Wynn and his ex-wife has been settled on the brink of a trial in Nevada state court. A judge dismissed prospective jurors Monday, April 16, 2018, after attorneys told her the case had been dropped pending an undisclosed payment from Steve Wynn to Elaine Wynn. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
Regulators weigh request to remove Wynn from casino licenseMassachusetts gambling regulators are considering Wynn Resorts' request to remove Steve Wynn's name from its state casino license as the company founder faces numerous allegations of sexual misconduct
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this Monday, April 16, 2018, photo, employee Lynn Larsen, whom is legally blind, assembles SKILCRAFT pens for the U.S. Government at the Industries of the Blind in Greensboro, N.C. The pen’s history traces back to April 20, 1968, when it was introduced to government buyers, said the National Industries for the Blind. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
Iconic pen used by military, made by blind people turns 50Anyone who's served in the military, worked for the federal government or addressed a package at the post office is familiar with an iconic pen made for 50 years by visually impaired people
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Texas Department of Public Safety shows Devin Patrick Kelley. The gunman in a mass shooting at a Texas church last year told a military judge in 2012 that he "would never allow myself to hurt someone" again while confessing to violently hitting his stepson. The Pentagon on Thursday, April 26, 2018, released hundreds of court documents about former Air Force member Devin Patrick Kelley, who killed more than two dozen people during a rampage in Sutherland Springs, Texas. (Texas Department of Public Safety via AP, File)
Texas church gunman vowed not to hurt anyone 5 years earlierGunman who killed more than two dozen people in a Texas church last year had promised a military judge five years earlier that he would never allow himself to hurt someone again
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This image from video provided by WDIO-TV in Duluth, Minn., shows smoke rising from the Husky Energy oil refinery after an explosion and fire Thursday, April 26, 2018, at the plant in Superior, Wis. Authorities say several people were injured in the explosion. (WDIO-TV via AP)
Smoke from Wisconsin refinery explosion poses health riskAn explosion and asphalt fire at a Wisconsin oil refinery sent huge plumes of smoke into the air that pollution experts said almost certainly contains large amounts of toxins
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this June 18, 2014, file photo, a detainee sits in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville, Texas. The Associated Press has learned that a Senate subcommittee has found that the government risks placing migrant children in the custody of human traffickers because federal agencies have delayed crucial reforms needed to keep the children safe. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, Pool, File)
Federal agency says it lost track of 1,475 migrant childrenA Senate subcommittee has found that federal officials lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant children last year after a government agency placed the minors in the custody of adult sponsors in communities nationwide
The Associated Press2 hours ago
A fire at the Husky Energy oil refinery in Superior, Wis., seen from a police check point in Superior, Wis., on Thursday, April 26, 2018, rocked the refinery, injuring multiple people and forcing the evacuation of homes, schools and a hospital, and sending a plume of noxious smoke into the air.  (Dan Kraker/Minnesota Public Radio via AP)
Smoky fire that forced evacuations out at Wisconsin refineryAuthorities say fire at northwestern Wisconsin refinery is out, but evacuation order for residents will stay in place for now
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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