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Michigan official faces manslaughter trial over Flint deaths

Michigan's health director will stand trial on involuntary manslaughter charges in the deaths of two men linked to an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Texas A&M changes handling of sex assault cases after uproar

Texas A&M University is imposing tougher punishments for students found responsible for sexual abuse after women came forward to criticize the school over how their cases were handled

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Funeral home: Motown Funk Brother fret man Eddie Willis dies

A funeral home director says Eddie Willis, a key session guitarist for Motown Records, has died at his Mississippi home

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Catholics consider withholding donations amid abuse scandals

Many Catholics who help churches and related nonprofits raise money are considering withholding or reducing their donations as a way to express their anger over the latest revelations that priests sexually abused children

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

EPA waits to release comments on Colorado mine cleanup plan

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it won't release public comments on its interim cleanup plan for southwestern Colorado mines until it has reached a final decision on the plan

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Grains mixed, livestock lower

Wheat for Sept. declined 18.25 cents at 5.4225 a bushel; Sept. corn was down 2.25 cents at 3.62 a bushel; Sept. oats rose 2 cents at $2.6075 bushel; while Sep. soybeans was up .25 cent at $8.8175 a...

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Wildfire smoke blots out mountains, skylines across US West

Smoke from wildfires has blotted out mountains and city skylines from Oregon to Colorado, delayed flights and forced authorities to tell even healthy adults in the Seattle area to stay indoors

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Stacey Abrams' record complicates 'radical' label from GOP

Stacey Abrams is running for Georgia as a progressive who's knows how to negotiate with Republicans to get things done

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Day at the beach turns to panic, tragedy; married couple die

They came on a boat, Jet Skis and a paddleboard, but couldn't help 2 swimmers who died

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Midday' game

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Midday' game

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

1 killed, 2 injured after SUV goes over cliff in Colorado

A 35-year-old man died and two others were injured when their SUV plunged 17-feet off a small cliff while they were four-wheeling in southern Colorado

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

APNewsBreak: Utah firefighter died after fire retardant drop

APNewsBreak: Preliminary report says Utah firefighter battling California's largest-ever wildfire died from falling tree debris after retardant drop

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press