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    Officials: 3 shot, injured at Delaware State cookout

    04/18/2015 11:19 PM CDT
    DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware State University officials say three people have been shot at a student event. 
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    Intervention by Alaska governor spares lives of bears
    04/18/2015 10:16 PM CDT - ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The lives of a black bear and four cubs that have been feasting on garbage in an Anchorage neighborhood will be spared after the governor on Saturday asked the state's fish and game commissioner whether they could be moved rather than shot. Full Story

    Ohio woman's search for birth mother leads to co-worker
    04/18/2015 08:19 PM CDT - YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A 38-year-old woman's quest to find her birth mother ended in a surprising place — the company where she works. Full Story

    Tulsa reserve deputy's attorneys release training records
    04/18/2015 09:15 PM CDT - TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Defense attorneys released some of the training records Saturday for a 73-year-old volunteer sheriff's deputy charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed suspect in Oklahoma. Full Story

    Ohio officer praised for restraint, refused to shoot suspect
    04/18/2015 04:59 PM CDT - NEW RICHMOND, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police officer is being praised for holding his fire even as a slaying suspect charged him, saying repeatedly, "shoot me. Full Story

    Fla. Panhandle police: Man with gun fatally shot by officers
    04/18/2015 03:34 PM CDT - PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida's Panhandle say a man has died after being shot by a police officer. Full Story

    Different paths to peace after Oklahoma City bombing
    04/18/2015 03:09 PM CDT - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Time has healed some wounds for relatives of those killed in the Oklahoma City bombing 20 years ago this weekend, but some have found that moving on meant moving away. Full Story

    Teen girl to stay in adult jail until trial in mom's murder
    04/18/2015 02:24 PM CDT - ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A judge has ruled that an eighth-grade girl accused of conspiring with her soldier boyfriend by text message to have her mother killed will remain in adult jail while awaiting trial. Full Story

    Sheriff: Cannot yet arrest woman bragging of killing cat
    04/18/2015 04:21 PM CDT - HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas sheriff said Saturday that he could not arrest and charge a veterinarian shown in a Facebook post bragging about killing a cat with a bow and arrow unless an investigation determines the picture of the dead cat is genuine. Full Story

    Connecticut congressional effort proposes Coast Guard coin
    04/18/2015 01:04 PM CDT - NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — Members of Connecticut's congressional delegation are again proposing a commemorative coin to help fund a National Coast Guard Museum in New London. Full Story

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    Highway abuzz with millions of bees after big truck tips

    LYNNWOOD, Wash. (AP) — A tractor-trailer carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives and sending white-suited beekeepers scrambling to save as many insects as they could. Full Story
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    Scarlett O'Hara outfit fetches $137,000 at auction

    DALLAS (AP) — An outfit Vivien Leigh wore when she played Scarlett O'Hara in the 1939 film "Gone With the Wind" has fetched $137,000 at auction. Full Story