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Tracey Gasper, left, and her son, Chase, 6, from Donaldsonville, La., sit in the sands of Biloxi Beach in Biloxi, Miss., Saturday, May 26, 2018, as Subtropical Storm Alberto slowly makes its way through the Gulf of Mexico. The storm is threatening to bring heavy rainfall, storm surges, high wind and flash flooding this holiday weekend. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
US Gulf Coast braces for impact as Alberto approachesNormally packed with vacationers over the Memorial Day weekend, beaches along the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast are largely empty as a slowly intensifying storm carrying brisk winds and heavy rain approached
The Associated Press4 minutes ago
FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2017, file photo, the Supreme Court in Washington is seen at sunset. A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through the courts and will continue, no matter the outcome in the Supreme Court's highly anticipated decision in the case of a Colorado baker who would not create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
More LGBT issues loom as justices near wedding cake decisionA flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through courts and that'll continue, no matter what the Supreme Court decides in the case of a baker who wouldn't create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple
The Associated Press6 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Whistler family shows Ella Whistler.  Whistler was shot in a classroom Friday, May 25, 2018 at Noblesville West Middle School in Noblesville, Ind., near Indianapolis. Whistler's family released a statement late Friday night saying she was doing well at a local hospital but remains in critical condition.    (Whistler family via AP)
Teacher out of hospital after stopping school shootingIndiana teacher released from hospital after being shot several times while tackling armed student
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Tracey Gasper, left, and her son, Chase, 6, from Donaldsonville, La., sit in the sands of Biloxi Beach in Biloxi, Miss., Saturday, May 26, 2018, as Subtropical Storm Alberto slowly makes its way through the Gulf of Mexico. The storm is threatening to bring heavy rainfall, storm surges, high wind and flash flooding this holiday weekend. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
US states prepare as Subtropical Storm Alberto heads northA storm moving slowly through the Gulf of Mexico is threatening to bring heavy rainfall, storm surges, high winds, and flash floods to the U.S. Gulf Coast this holiday weekend
The Associated Press15 hours ago
Richmond Police Chief, Alfred Durham, gestures during a news conference in Richmond, Va., Friday, May 25, 2018. Durham released body cam video fo the shooting of Marcus-David Peters last week.  Durham released the video of Marcus-David Peters' fatal shooting earlier this month. The video shows the officer first used a stun gun when Peters approached him. Police say it was not effective and the officer then shot Peters twice in the abdomen. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Meeting draws people angry over fatal police shootingMore than 200 people turned out for a community meeting to protest the death of a young black man who was fatally shot by a Virginia police officer after he ran naked onto an interstate highway.
The Associated Press15 hours ago
People wait to be allowed to return to their cars as the sun sets following a shooting on the east side of Lake Hefner in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 24, 2018. Police say a man armed with a pistol walked into an Oklahoma City restaurant and opened fire, wounding two people, before being shot dead by an armed civilian in the parking lot. (Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman via AP)
Oklahoma restaurant shooting victims recoveringRelative: Woman, 12-year-old daughter wounded during Oklahoma restaurant shooting are recovering, didn't know attacker
The Associated Press15 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Whistler family shows Ella Whistler.  Whistler was shot in a classroom Friday, May 25, 2018 at Noblesville West Middle School in Noblesville, Ind., near Indianapolis. Whistler's family released a statement late Friday night saying she was doing well at a local hospital but remains in critical condition.    (Whistler family via AP)
The Latest: Rep: "Hero teacher" released from hospitalAn Indiana congresswoman says a teacher who stopped a school shooting has been released from a hospital
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, April 2, 2018 file photo, a crowd of teachers and supporters cheer during a protest at the state capitol in Oklahoma City. The state legislature, controlled by a GOP supermajority, had cut education funding. Activists and the Democratic party they’re hoping to rejuvenate have their work cut out for them in Oklahoma, which Trump won with 65 percent of the vote in 2016. But even though Democrats are clearly outnumbered in Oklahoma and in other red states _ and even though they know they face long odds _ they believe intensity is a great leveler. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)
Resisting Trump in a bright red stateThe resistance to President Donald Trump looks different from the streets of red America compared to liberal metropolises, but activists say the stakes as just as high
The Associated Press18 hours ago
This undated photo shows Phoenix resident Diana Olivera, a pediatric nurse at a hospital emergency room, who has spoken Spanish in public places all of her life. She says being bilingual has been crucial to her job, where most of her patients' families are native Spanish speakers. The widely viewed videos of a rant by a New York attorney against restaurant workers and the questioning of two women in Montana by a border agent for speaking in Spanish have exposed the risk bilingual speakers taken when they use a language other than English in public. (AP Photo/Astrid Galvan)
Amid anti-immigrant sentiment, some Spanish speakers waryThe Trump administration's harsh rhetoric and tougher policies toward immigrants have made some Spanish speakers self-conscious about speaking other languages in public
The Associated Press19 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018 file photo, Democratic U.S. House candidate Lisa Brown poses for a photo in her campaign office in Spokane, Wash. President Donald Trump's unwillingness to release his tax returns is helping renew a debate on whether the practice should be expected of elected federal office holders ahead of this year's midterms, and in April, 2018, U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., who is being challenged by Brown, released her returns for the first time since winning the House seat in 2004. (AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios, file)
House hopefuls draw on Trump's refusal to reveal tax returnsHouse hopefuls releasing tax returns break with norms, capitalize on Trump's refusal to show his
The Associated Press21 hours ago
FILE - In this Friday, May 11, 2018, file photo released by the South Jordan Police Department shows a traffic collision involving a Tesla Model S sedan with a Fire Department mechanic truck stopped at a red light in South Jordan, Utah. The Tesla that crashed while in Autopilot mode accelerated in the seconds before it smashed into the stopped firetruck, according to a police report obtained by The Associated Press. Two people were injured. Data from the Model S electric vehicle show it picked up speed for 3.5 seconds before crashing into the firetruck the report said. The driver manually hit the brakes a fraction of a second before impact. (South Jordan Police Department via AP,File)
APNewsBreak: Tesla in Autopilot mode sped up before crashingA new police report says a Tesla that crashed in Utah while in Autopilot mode accelerated just before it smashed into a stopped fire truck.
The Associated Press22 hours ago
Harvey Weinstein, right, appears at his arraignment with his lawyer Benjamin Brafman, in Manhattan Criminal Court on Friday, May 25, 2018 in New York. Weinstein is charged with two counts of rape and one count of criminal sexual act. He was released on $1 million dollars bail. (Jefferson Siegel/New York Daily News via AP, Pool)
Legal hurdles may make Weinstein's prosecution an exceptionHarvey Weinstein's arrest in New York Friday is a landmark moment in the #MeToo movement, but it remains uncertain whether it will be repeated in other cases involving powerful men accused of sexual misconduct
The Associated Press1 day ago
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