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Police: 3 killed, 9 wounded in attack at Planned Parenthood

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A gunman who opened fire inside a Planned Parenthood clinic was arrested Friday after engaging in gun battles with authorities during an hourslong standoff that killed three people and wounded nine others, officials said. Learn More


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The Latest: Official says gunman ID'd as Robert Lewis Dear

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The latest on the shooting at Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local): More »


Protest over Chicago teen's shooting ties up retail district

CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of protesters blocked store entrances and shut down traffic in Chicago's ritziest shopping district on Black Friday to draw attention to the 2014 police killing of a black teenager who was shot 16 times by a white officer. More »


The Latest: 3 arrested in Chicago Black Friday protests

CHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local): More »


Fatalities as freezing rain, floods and ice hit central US

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — At least three people have died in fast-moving floodwaters in Texas as freezing rain and flooding pummeled the state and other parts of the central U.S. on Friday, with forecasters warning that the chilling weather would worsen over the holiday weekend. More »


The Latest: 2 children killed in collision in South Dallas

The latest on severe weather hitting Texas and other parts of the central U.S. (all times local): More »


Super Bowl of shopping is more like a scrimmage

NEW YORK (AP) — The annual ritual of Black Friday, as we know it, is over. More »


Police: Gang members targeted 9-year-old boy shot in alley

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man was charged with first-degree murder Friday in connection with the slaying of a 9-year-old boy who police say was lured from a playground and shot in the head because of his father's gang ties. More »


Carson visiting Syrian refugees in Jordan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is in the Middle East this weekend to meet with Syrian refugees. More »


Documents: White House fence jumper left suicide note

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man accused of jumping the White House fence while draped in an American flag left a suicide note with friends and a will with his mother, telling her she may never see him again, court documents show. More »


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