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Police search for motive in Texas school shooting

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The mother of one of the 10 people killed at a Texas high school said her daughter recently rejected the romantic advances of the 17-year-old charged in the shootings, a possible motive for the violent…

Rural Hawaii communities face various volcano threats

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — In the weeks since Hawaii's Kilauea volcano began erupting, dozens of homes have burned from oozing lava, people have fled their homes and plumes of steam from the summit have shot skyward, prompting officials to…

Texas school gunman: 'I'm going to kill you.' Then he fired

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The suspect in the Texas school shooting began his attack by firing a shotgun through an art classroom door, shattering a glass pane and sending panicked students to the entryway to block him from getting…

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Today in History

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The Latest: Wounded student attends school baseball game

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the mass shooting at a Texas high school (all times local):

In deadly school shooting, a confession but no clear motive

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The mother of one of the 10 people killed at a Texas high school said her daughter recently rejected the romantic advances of the 17-year-old charged in the shootings, a possible motive for the violent…

Gunman blasted through door, lingered for about 30 minutes

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The suspect in the Texas school shooting began his attack by firing a shotgun through an art classroom door, shattering a glass pane and sending panicked students to the entryway to block him from getting…

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Hawaii lava flow ramps up as new magma mixes with old

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Lava oozing out of cracks for two weeks in rural Hawaii neighborhoods took on new characteristics as fresher magma mixed with decades-old magma, sending a flow toward the ocean Saturday.

Police: 2 arrests in fatal shooting after Georgia graduation

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JONESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Police announced the arrests of two people Saturday in a fatal shooting outside a high school graduation ceremony in Georgia.

Family recall shooting victims as funny, loving

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — A substitute teacher who relatives say had a "lust for life" and a foreign exchange student from Pakistan whose father expected her home in a few weeks are among the first confirmed victims of a…

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Company says gas leak caused explosion at Houston-area plant

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HOUSTON (AP) — Officials say a gas leak caused an explosion and brief flash fire at a chemical plant near Houston, resulting in non-life threatening injuries to nearly two dozen workers.

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'Shoplifters' wins Palme d'Or, grand prize to Spike Lee

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A tumultuous Cannes Film Festival concluded Saturday with the Palme d'Or awarded to Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda's "Shoplifters," a tender portrait of a poor, impoverished family, while Harvey Weinstein accuser Asia Argento vowed…

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Karisma Hotels & Resorts eröffnet im Juni 2018 Allure Palazzi Kotor Bay Hotel by Karisma

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MIAMI, Florida--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mai 19, 2018--Karisma Hotels & Resorts, eine preisgekrönte Luxushotelkette, die Anlagen in Lateinamerika, der Karibik und Europa besitzt und verwaltet, ist hoch erfreut, die Eröffnung des Allure Palazzi…

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Global Copper Pipes and Tubes Market - Key Findings and Forecasts by Technavio

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LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2018--’s latest market research report on the provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2018-2022.

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Expanded sports betting fuels fears about gambling addiction

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — For sports leagues and gambling industries, the imminent expansion of legalized sports betting promises a bonanza. For the experts and organizations already concerned about pervasive problem gambling, it promises…

Not all GOP candidates want Trump to stump

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NEW YORK (AP) — He is the Republican Party's most powerful political weapon. Yet as the GOP fights to defend its delicate House and Senate majorities, President Donald Trump is not welcome everywhere.

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Guess who's coming to Windsor? Royal ceremony weds cultures

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BURLINGTON, New Jersey (AP) — With a gospel choir, black cellist and bishop, Oprah, Serena and Idris Elba in the audience and an African-American mother-of-the-bride, Saturday's wedding of Prince Harry to American actress Meghan Markle was…

Americans fete royal wedding in pubs, hotels and homes

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NEW YORK (AP) — From pubgoers in pajamas to merrymakers in finery at a posh hotel, Americans cheered and teared up Saturday as they watched Meghan Markle marry Prince Harry in a royal wedding with trans-Atlantic resonance.

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It's all about the well-plumed hats for royal wedding guests

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Like every good royal wedding, it was all about the hats, the dresses and the posh tails, with some fashion standouts among the guests at Windsor Castle.

Saturday, May 19

Hawaii officials warn residents about latest lava flow

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VOLCANO, Hawaii (AP) — Hawaii officials warned residents Friday that fast-moving lava was approaching an area near homes that were previously destroyed by eruptions from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano.

The Latest: Affidavit: Gunman didn't shoot students he liked

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas (all times local):

Casey favors funding for opioid crisis, structures

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U.S. Sen. Bob Casey said Friday that maintaining Medicaid and federal funding for treatment are keys to fighting the country’s opioid crisis.

Texas school shooting kills 10, deadliest since Parkland

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SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — A 17-year-old armed with a shotgun and a pistol opened fire at a Houston-area high school Friday, killing 10 people, most of them students, authorities said. It was the nation's deadliest such attack since the…

Friday, May 18

Malaysia seizes luxury bags, cash, jewelry in probe of ex-PM

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — In 10 days of dramatic political developments, none has transfixed Malaysians more than the sight of truckloads of orange boxes containing Hermes Birkin handbags and luggage filled with cash and jewelry being…

'Excited and scared': Hawaii volcano spews huge cloud of ash

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VOLCANO, Hawaii (AP) — A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island erupted anew Thursday with little sound and only modest fury, spewing a steely gray plume of ash about 30,000 feet (9,100 meters) into the sky that began raining down on…

Shooting survivor tells his story

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Tyrell Ferguson was sitting in the passenger seat of Britteny Kyle’s car, playing a game on his cellphone, outside the Jenner Township residence where she used to live with her ex-boyfriend Jamie McVicker.

School bus torn apart in dump truck collision, killing 2

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MOUNT OLIVE, N.J. (AP) — A school bus taking children on a field trip to a historic site collided with a dump truck on Thursday, ripping the bus apart and killing a student and a teacher.

Thursday, May 17

Why are the homeless shelters still unsafe?

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I think it was the picture of a red ball of candy laced with THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, that got to me.

Asian stocks mixed as investors digest US, Japan data

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Thursday after strong factory data from the U.S. helped spur gains overnight on Wall Street.

Jury hears 911 tape in Jenner Township homicide trial

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Urgency and disbelief were audible in Tyrell Ferguson's voice in the 911 recording played for a jury of three men and nine women Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 16

America's squandered oil wealth

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Otto von Bismarck is reported to have said, “there is a providence that protects idiots, drunkards, children and the United States of America.”

The Latest: Trump celebrates Barletta, Fischer primary wins

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday's primary elections (all times local):

Trump backs 2 successful US Senate nominees in primaries

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President Donald Trump backed two successful U.S. Senate nominees in Pennsylvania and Nebraska, which were among four states holding primaries Tuesday.

13th voters: Time to re-Joyce

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Blair County dermatologist Dr. John Joyce won the Republican primary to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster.

Tuesday, May 15

Lawmakers press Missouri governor probe despite dropped case

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens may have gained an argument against impeachment when a St. Louis prosecutor dropped a criminal charge against him, but the governor's "great victory" seems to have done little to slow…

Gaza hospitals struggle to cope with high casualty toll

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Patients with gunshot wounds filled wards and hallways in Gaza's under-equipped and overwhelmed main hospital Tuesday, with dozens still waiting in line for surgery a day after Israeli soldiers shot and killed…

Have You Seen This? Clever mom foils squirrel

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THE FRONT YARD — We all know moms who take a lot of pride in their yards.

Hawaii volcano eruption costs tourism industry millions

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — People nixing vacations to Hawaii's Big island has cost the tourism industry millions of dollars as the top attraction, Kilauea volcano, keeps spewing lava.