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Maine man to be sentenced for killing girlfriend, 2 childrenA Maine man convicted of killing his girlfriend and her two children faces 25 years to life in prison when he's sentenced
The Associated Press3 hours ago
This Aug. 11, 2015 photo shows a jar of Vegemite purchased in Australia on a breakfast table in Tokyo, Japan. Vegemite, the salty spread beloved in Australia, is being sold by the maker of Oreo cookies to an Australian dairy company. The spread and other grocery products are being sold by Mondelez to Bega Cheese in a deal worth about $345.3 million. Mondelez International Inc. said Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, it is selling most of its grocery business in Australia and New Zealand to focus on snacks like Oreo cookies and chocolate like Cadbury. (AP Photo/Hiroshi Otabe)
Vegemite goes home: Oreo maker sells to Australia's BegaOreo-maker Mondelez is selling Vegemite to an Australian cheese company
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Staunton, Va., resident, Chuck Troutman, holds a sign in remembrance of the Harvey family outside the Greensville Correctional Center in Jarratt, Va., Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Troutman demonstrated in support of the execution of Ricky Gray who is scheduled to be executed for the murders of the Harvey family Wednesday at the Correctional Center. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Virginia man convicted of 2006 slaying of family is executedA man convicted of killing a family of four, slashing their throats and setting their home ablaze after they left their front door open while preparing for a New Year's Day party in 2006, has been executed in Virginia
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Appeals court rejects Chicago gun-range restrictionsChicago has lost another round in its effort to restrict where gun ranges can be located
The Associated Press5 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Virginia Department of Corrections shows convicted murderer Ricky Gray who is scheduled to be executed Wednesday evening, Jan. 18, 2017, at the Greensville Correctional Center in Jarratt, Va.  Gray is scheduled to be put to death for the murders of 9-year-old Stella Harvey and 4-year-old sister, Ruby, as well as their parents Bryan and Kathryn Harvey in 2006. (Virginia Department of Corrections via AP)
Man convicted of killing family of 4 is executed in VirginiaVirginia has executed a man convicted of killing two young girls and their parents during a New Year's Day home invasion more than 11 years ago
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Virginia authorities say man convicted of killing family of four in 2006 home invasion has been executedVirginia authorities say man convicted of killing family of four in 2006 home invasion has been executed
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Navy pilots recovering after crash near Mississippi airfieldTwo U.S. Navy pilots are recovering after their jet crashed on a training flight near a Mississippi military base airfield
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Tow truck driver Donny Callahan prepares to pull a semi truck out of a ditch in Troutdale, Ore., Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. An ice storm shut down parts of major highways and interstates Wednesday in Oregon and Washington state and paralyzed the hardest hit towns along the Columbia River Gorge with up to 2 inches of ice coating the ground in some places. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)
Ice storm paralyzes parts of Oregon, Washington stateAn ice storm has shut down parts of major highways and interstates in Oregon and Washington state and paralyzed the hardest hit towns along the Columbia River Gorge with up to 2 inches of ice coating the ground in some places
The Associated Press6 hours ago
An electric vehicle charging station awaits a vehicle in the parking lot at the Hawaii State Legislature on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 in Honolulu. Renewable energy advocates in Hawaii are pushing a bill to urge the transportation sector to get all its energy from renewable sources in 2045. (AP Photo/Cathy Bussewitz)
Hawaii bill aims for 100 percent renewable transportationRenewable energy advocates in Hawaii are pushing a bill to urge the transportation sector to get all its from renewable sources in 2045
The Associated Press6 hours ago
A GoFundMe poster for slain Orlando Police Lt. Debra Clayton is seen during a news press conference at the Orlando Police headquarters in Orlando, Fla., Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. Markeith Loyd, the suspect in the fatal shooting of Clayton, was captured Tuesday night after eluding a massive manhunt for more than a week, authorities said. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via AP)
Suspect in Florida officer's killing released from hospitalAuthorities asked the courts on Wednesday to deny bond for the suspect in last week's fatal shooting of an Orlando police officer as he was hospitalized for most of the day with injuries he got during his arrest
The Associated Press6 hours ago
A GoFundMe poster for slain Orlando Police Lt. Debra Clayton is seen during a news press conference at the Orlando Police headquarters in Orlando, Fla., Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. Markeith Loyd, the suspect in the fatal shooting of Clayton, was captured Tuesday night after eluding a massive manhunt for more than a week, authorities said. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via AP)
The Latest: Trump talked to husband of slain Orlando officerFlorida Attorney General Pam Bondi says President-elect Donald Trump has reached out to the husband of a slain Orlando police officer
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2006, file photo, Houston Astros long time first baseman and four-time All-Star Jeff Bagwell announces his retirement from baseball in Houston. Bagwell and Tim Raines are likely to be voted into baseball's Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, when Trevor Hoffman and Ivan Rodriguez also could gain the honor.(AP Photo/Pat Sullivan, File)
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