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Wanted Taiwanese fugitive dies in car accident in California
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Wanted Taiwanese fugitive dies in car accident in California
Taiwan's foreign ministry has confirmed a report that a former tycoon wanted on allegations of embezzlement and fraud was killed in a car accident in California

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Documents show aggressive sales tactics at Trump University
Documents show aggressive sales tactics at Trump University
Documents in a lawsuit against Donald Trump show that his Trump University gave employees detailed instructions on how to entice people to enroll in its real estate seminars
Big Trump checks to vets groups sent on day of media report
Big Trump checks to vets groups sent on day of media report
More than a dozen big checks flowed out of New York last week, bound for veterans' charities from Donald Trump
Man frees Kansas judge after hourslong hostage standoff
Police in western Kansas say a gunman who held a county's chief judge and his wife hostage over a child custody matter eventually surrendered and the two were released unharmed
Ex-Oklahoma reserve deputy sentenced to 4 years in killing
Ex-Oklahoma reserve deputy sentenced to 4 years in killing
A former Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy who said he mistook his handgun for his stun gun when he fatally shot an unarmed suspect last year has been sentenced to four years in prison
Capitol Hill Buzz: McConnell dishes on Obama, conservatives
Capitol Hill Buzz: McConnell dishes on Obama, conservatives
A new book by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Barack Obama is condescending and takes shots at other Washington players
Scientists say Flint water quality OK for bathing, showering
Scientists say Flint water quality OK for bathing, showering
Scientists say the quality of municipal water in Flint, Michigan, has gotten much better and it's safe for hand-washing, showering and bathing
Doctors describe shark bite wound after California attack
Doctors describe shark bite wound after California attack
Hospital officials say surgeons repaired a massive bite wound from a shark that shredded a 52-year-old woman's arm and torso in an attack that shut down popular Southern California beaches
Swollen river feeds flooding near Houston as residents flee
Swollen river feeds flooding near Houston as residents flee
Residents of some rural southeastern Texas counties are bracing for more flooding along a river that had reached a record-high just two years after it had run dry in places because of drought
Clinton scores prized endorsement from Gov. Jerry Brown
Clinton scores prized endorsement from Gov. Jerry Brown
Hillary Clinton has landed a coveted endorsement from California Gov. Jerry Brown, patching up a strained relationship between the two Democrats
Father who had daughter marry her rapist sentenced to jail
An Idaho man will spend about four months in jail for taking his pregnant 14-year-old daughter to Missouri and having her marry a 24-year-old family friend who had raped her
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Police investigate parents of boy rescued from gorilla
Police investigate parents of boy rescued from gorilla
Police are investigating the parents of the 3-year-old boy who fell into a gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo and had to be rescued by a team that shot the 400-pound animal to death
Amid heavy clashes in Fallujah, fears rise for civilians
Amid heavy clashes in Fallujah, fears rise for civilians
As Iraqi forces press an offensive in Fallujah to dislodge Islamic State militants, conditions are worsening for the more than 50,000 civilians trapped in the city, with a leading aid group warning of an unfolding "human catastrophe."
Testimony: House speaker hired to open doors with others
Testimony: House speaker hired to open doors with others
The president of an education curriculum company has testified that he hired Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard to open doors with legislative leaders in other states as the company tried to sell digital courses to school systems
Washington auditor to face another fraud trial
Washington auditor to face another fraud trial
Federal prosecutors plan to retry the elected Washington state auditor on charges he pocketed millions of dollars in needless fees while running a real estate services business a decade ago
The Latest: Some beaches open after California shark attack
The Latest: Some beaches open after California shark attack
A stretch of California shoreline that was closed after a weekend shark attack has been reopened, but the beach where the attack took place remains closed
Israel fills UN hall for anti-BDS conference
Over 1,500 students fill the United Nations General Assembly for a conference on how best to combat a movement on many U.S. campuses calling for a boycott, divestment and sanctions campaign against Israel
Missouri senator pushes to help vets exposed to mustard gas
Missouri senator pushes to help vets exposed to mustard gas
Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill pushing legislation aimed at helping WWII veterans exposed to mustard gas
Haiti council starts deliberating possible election redo
Haiti council starts deliberating possible election redo
Haiti's electoral authorities begin deliberating whether they should annul results of the disputed presidential election's first round, as recommended by a special commission that reported finding significant fraud and professional misconduct
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Affidavit: Ex-Texas Tech player stole guns in burglary
An arrest affidavit says a Texas Tech football player who was kicked off the team earlier this month stole at least seven guns after burglarizing a home in December
Chesney to headline concert at Bristol Motor Speedway
Chesney to headline concert at Bristol Motor Speedway
Kenny Chesney to headline concert at Bristol Motor Speedway night before it stages Tennessee-Virginia Tech football game