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  • Police shoot armed suspect in Tennessee

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Officials say police in Tennessee called to a report of a person armed with a gun fatally shot a suspect who was a sheriff's department employee...

  • 3 storm chasers die in crash during Southern Plains storms

    SPUR, Texas (AP) — Storms that bore down on Southern Plains states brought powerful winds that upended a tractor-trailer on an Oklahoma interstate, killing the driver, while three storm chasers died in a collision as they raced toward a tornado-warned storm in West Texas, authorities said...

  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump didn't get luxury-model Air Force One

    KIRKLAND, Wash. (AP) — A widely shared story that claims to include photos of a recently delivered plane that will serve as Air Force One for President Donald Trump is false. The pictures included in the story do not show the presidential plane and are conceptual renderings from an outfitter of luxury aircraft...

  • Wildfire contained in western North Carolina

    NEBO, N.C. (AP) — Forestry officials in western North Carolina say they've contained a fire that burned nearly 9 square miles near Shortoff Mountain in the Pisgah National Forest...

  • China affirms climate pledge after Trump rolls back rules

    BEIJING (AP) — China promised Wednesday to stick to its climate commitments after President Donald Trump eased U.S. curbs on coal and oil use, opening the way for Beijing to assert itself as a leader in environmental policy...


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