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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania appeals court on Monday questioned why actor Bill Cosby never got a supposed non-prosecution agreement in writing as his lawyers asked the panel to overturn his sexual assault conviction.Cosby, 82, is serving a...
NEW YORK (AP) — Financier Jeffrey Epstein killed himself while awaiting trial on sex-trafficking charges in New York, officials said Saturday.
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A man who fatally gunned down nine people outside a Dayton, Ohio, bar had long wrestled with mental illness that manifested itself in a fascination with tragedy, uncontrollable urges to unleash violence and suicidal thoughts...

In his first statement since the shootings in El Paso, Tex., and Dayton, Ohio., the former president says Americans "are not helpless" to do something about gun violence
Drawing comparison between the European minority group and African Americans, the civil rights leader remembered the genocide against them at a former Nazi concentration camp
Embattled R&B singer R. Kelly faces brand new charges of prostitution and solicitation involving a girl under the age of 18 in Minnesota.

NEW YORK (AP) — An administrative judge recommended Friday firing the New York City police officer accused of using a chokehold in the 2014 death of an unarmed black man whose dying pleas of "I can't breathe" became a...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is struggling to raise big money in a key election year after a blackface scandal nearly ended his political career. But he's also managed to remain a major source of campaign...
NEW YORK (AP) — Following an outcry from celebrities and a Change.org petition with half a million signatures, U.S. Rep. Adriano Espaillat is pushing for the release of A$AP Rocky, who has been behind bars in Sweden while police...

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — A security guard who used pepper spray on a crowd including rapper Boosie Badazz says he did so because a man was trying to start a fight with him as he tried to get the...
Nicki Minaj is pulling out of a concert in Saudi Arabia because she says she wants to show support for women's rights, gay rights and freedom of expression."After careful reflection I have decided to no longer move forward with...
Coco Gauff, the 15-year-old junior player, who bested Venus Williams last week, lost to No. 1 Simona Halep, 6-3, 6-3; meanwhile Serena Williams continues to advance
The Miami Dolphins defenseman's truck hit a concrete barrier near Miami, causing extensive injuries and costing him his arm
Cpl. Waverly Woodson exhibited bravery on Omaha Beach on D-Day, saving dozens of lives, but has yet to be honored for his actions. Now a congressman wants to change that
Officials want to know why the woman who was driving the accused killer of the L.A. rapper was sent home by police when she turned herself in at a precinct
James Alex Fields Jr. avoided the death penalty with a guilty plea, but he still faces state charges next month for the death and injury he caused in Charlottesville in 2017
A day after taking several blows in the initial Democratic debate, the former vice-president picked up an endorsement from one of the nation's most prominent Black female politicians
 WASHINGTON (AP) — Days before the first Democratic presidential debates, Sen. Bernie Sanders and House progressives rolled out legislation to cancel all student debt, going farther than a signature proposal by Sen. Elizabeth Warren as the two jockey for support...
There's a second lawsuit in the marketing fight over former Duke star Zion Williamson.
 BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz has been upgraded from "guarded" to "good" condition by his doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital as he recovers from gunshot wounds.The Red Sox issued a statement Tuesday on behalf...