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PATNA, India (AP) " With sizzling temperatures claiming more than 300 lives this month in India, officials said they were banning daytime cooking in some parts of the drought-stricken country in a bid to prevent accidental fires that have killed nearly 80 more people. The eastern state of Bihar this week took the unprecedented step of forbidding any cooking between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m., after accidental fires exacerbated by dry, hot and windy weather swept through shantytowns and...

Updated at 2:27 AM

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) " Donald Trump took his outsider campaign to the inner sanctum of California's Republican party on Friday, making his case directly to the GOP's state party convention even as angry demonstrators shadowed him outside in a...

Updated at 1:16 AM

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) " A judge on Friday sentenced a Colorado woman who cut a baby from a stranger's womb to 100 years in prison, including the maximum penalties for attempted murder and unlawful termination of a pregnancy. Judge Maria...

Updated at 12:57 AM

HONOLULU (AP) " Hawaii selected eight businesses Friday to open medical marijuana dispensaries " but not one owned by Woody Harrelson. The actor was among nearly 60 Hawaii residents who applied in January to open the state's first medical...

Updated Apr 30, 2016 at 12:43 AM

CHICAGO (AP) " It was a long wait and a soft landing for Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith. Now about those knees. The pair of athletic linebackers with health questions went early in the second round of the NFL draft on Friday, with...

Updated at 12:33 AM

CHICAGO (AP) " The Latest on the second day of the NFL draft (all times local): 9:25 p.m. Roberto Aguayo put his best foot forward and will stay in the state of Florida. Aguayo, from Florida State, was selected by the Buccaneers...

Updated at 11:38 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " China recently denied a request from a U.S. aircraft carrier for a port visit in Hong Kong, the State Department said Friday, in an apparent sign of mounting tension in the disputed South China Sea. Defense Secretary Ash...

Updated at 10:42 PM

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) " Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company's auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job. The payout disclosed in a regulatory...

Updated at 10:40 PM

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) " The Latest on the California Republican Party's convention, a stage for the GOP presidential candidates (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Ohio Gov. John Kasich says gay people are most likely born gay, but he...

Updated at 10:33 PM

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) " A late-night phone call to police about a crying child led to the discovery of eight children unsupervised at a San Antonio home, including a 2-year-old boy chained in the backyard and a 3-year-old girl tied to a door with a...

Updated at 9:03 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " President Barack Obama announced new steps Friday to help curb gun violence, including by identifying the requirements that "smart guns" would have to meet for law enforcement agencies to buy and use them as well as sharing...

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