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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) " A Virginia prosecutor has decided not to bring charges against officers who used stun guns repeatedly on a black man before his 2013 death, the man's sister and her attorney said Monday. Linwood Lambert's sister, Gwendolyn Smalls, and her attorney told The Associated Press that Halifax County Commonwealth's Attorney Tracy Quackenbush Martin said during a meeting with them Monday that she doesn't believe there's enough evidence to bring criminal charges against...

Updated at 6:50 AM

ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) " When President Bill Clinton rolled into the small Appalachian town of Ashland, Kentucky, in 1996, cheering crowds lined the streets. Local boy turned country music star Billy Ray Cyrus performed a special version of his hit,...

Updated at 6:47 AM

BEIRUT (AP) " Syrian state media say new rebel shelling of government-held parts of the northern city of Aleppo has killed at least seven people and wounded 35. Syrian TV says the shells hit several neighborhoods during morning rush hour in...

Updated at 6:39 AM

BAGHDAD (AP) " Tens of thousands of Shiite pilgrims are converging on a golden-domed Shiite shrine in Baghdad to commemorate the anniversary of the death of a revered imam. Some of the pilgrims in the Iraqi capital's northern neighborhood...

Updated at 6:35 AM

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) " The business tycoon who led South Korea's organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics quit on Tuesday amid escalating financial troubles at the business group his family controls. In a statement confirming...

Updated at 6:24 AM

NEW YORK (AP) " Congress is pushing the Agriculture Department to exempt the groups behind promotional campaigns like "The Incredible, Edible Egg" and "Pork, the Other White Meat" from public scrutiny of their internal operations despite recent...

Updated at 4:44 AM

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) " A new report released on Tuesday by an anti-corruption watchdog shows that on average, almost a third of the people in nine countries surveyed in the Middle East have had to pay a bribe to access some kind of...

Updated at 4:11 AM

SAN ANTONIO (AP) " Russell Westbrook had 29 points and 10 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder held on to beat San Antonio 98-97 on Monday night, evening the series at one game apiece when the Spurs failed to score on a wild sequence in the...

Updated at 4:01 AM

HONOLULU (AP) " Hawaii's public school system failed to protect a special education student who says she was raped by a classmate, a jury determined Monday. But the verdict also says the state Department of Education and a special education...

Updated at 2:30 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The White House said Monday that President Barack Obama wasn't offended by comedian Larry Wilmore's use of a racial slur at Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Association dinner. Wilmore concluded his remarks...

Updated at 2:27 AM

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) " South Dakota's unnecessary reliance on nursing facilities to serve people with disabilities isolates those residents from their communities and violates federal law, according to the findings of a U.S. Department of...

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