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9 Bodies Found In Western Mexico

(AP) – Authorities in the western Mexico state of Jalisco say they have found a total of nine bodies near a lake popular with tourists.  Jalisco state Attorney General Eduardo Almaguer said Thursday the bodies of eight men and one woman have not yet been identified, in part because of the rural nature of the […]

Subaru Recalls About 593K Cars; Wiper Motors Can Overheat

(AP) – Subaru is recalling nearly 593,000 vehicles, some for a second time, because windshield wiper motors can overheat and increase the risk of a fire.  The recall affects certain Legacy and Outback cars from the 2010 to 2014 model years. The company says that due to contamination, parts in the wiper motor cover can […]

Hurricane Matthew Grows To Category 3 Storm

(AP) – Forecasters in Miami say Matthew has strengthened into a major Category 3 hurricane in the Caribbean.  The National Hurricane Center says Matthew now has top sustained winds of 115 mph and is centered about 495 miles southeast of Kingston, Jamaica, moving west-southwest at 12 mph.  The center says the Colombian government has imposed […]

Not Guilty Plea Entered In Tulsa Officer’s Manslaughter Case

(AP) – A not guilty plea has been entered on behalf of an Oklahoma police officer charged with first-degree manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man.  Tulsa officer Betty Shelby did not say anything at her first court appearance Friday, other than acknowledging her name. Her attorney, Shannon McMurray, entered the not […]

UPDATE: 14-Year-Old Boy Charged In School Shooting, Murder Of Father

(AP) – A 14-year-old South Carolina boy accused of killing his father and wounding three people during a school shooting has been charged as a juvenile with murder and three counts of attempted murder.  The teen appeared in juvenile court on Friday wearing a yellow jail jumpsuit without any restraints. A judge ordered him to […]

Clinton Tweets Back At Trump

(AP) – Hillary Clinton is describing as “unhinged” a Donald Trump tweet attacking a former Miss Universe. She says his temperament is “dangerous for a president.”  She says Trump’s early-morning tweets accusing Alicia Machado of having a criminal record and a sex tape are “lies and conspiracy theories.”  The Democratic presidential candidate’s response to Trump […]

Trump Foundation Not Registered To Solicit Funds

(AP) – The New York state attorney general is confirming that the Trump Foundation is not registered in New York as a charity to solicit donations.  But Attorney General Eric Schneiderman isn’t saying if Donald Trump’s foundation violated any laws.  The foundation is registered in the state as a charity. But state law requires a […]

American Hopes IT Switch Doesn’t Snag Flights This Weekend

(AP) – American Airlines will make a big technology change this weekend involving planes and pilots, but passengers won’t notice a thing if all goes well.  Nearly three years after the merger that created the current American, the airline switch to a single flight-operating system instead of three separate systems.  American expects the change to […]

Nearly 150K Wells Fargo Accounts In Texas Possibly Affected

(AP) – The CEO of Wells Fargo says nearly 150,000 Texas accounts possibly were affected in the banking scandal that’s drawn the attention of Congress.  Chief Executive John Stumpf testified Thursday before the House Financial Services Committee that the bank is expanding its review of accounts and roles of   executives. Stumpf, who’s newly stripped of […]

Deaths Of 2 Austin Men, Bodies In Field, Ruled Homicides

(AP) – Investigators say the deaths of two men whose bodies were found in a Central Texas field have been ruled homicides.  The Travis County Sheriff’s Office on Friday identified the victims as 25-year-old Salomon Segura Perez and 40-year-old Rene Rodriguez, also known as Martin Ybarra Molina, both of Austin.  Authorities say a woman on […]