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  • US: Russia violated 1987 nuclear missile treaty

    WASHINGTON (AP) — In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration accused Russia on Monday of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile treaty, calling the breach "a very serious matter" and going public with allegations that have simmered for some time. The treaty...

  • Be ready for 'prolonged' Gaza war, Netanyahu says

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Signaling an escalation of Israel's Gaza operation, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Israelis Monday to be ready for a "prolonged" war, and the military warned Palestinians in three large neighborhoods to leave their homes and head immediately for Gaza City....

  • Darden CEO to step down amid Olive Garden troubles

    NEW YORK (AP) — Darden Restaurants CEO and Chairman Clarence Otis is stepping down as the company fights to fix its flagship Olive Garden chain following its contested sale of Red Lobster. The company, based in Orlando, Florida, also said Monday that it's changing its corporate policies to...

  • Jurors deliberate in killing of police officer

    HOUSTON (AP) — Jurors have begun deliberating between death by lethal injection and life imprisonment without parole in the slaying of a Houston-area police officer and an auto body shop owner. Prosecutors appealed Monday to the Harris County jury for the death penalty for 23-year-old Harlem...

  • California governor takes dig at Texas guard plan

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown took a not-so-subtle dig at Texas' decision to deploy National Guard troops to the border, saying Monday that he expects it to be a short-lived measure and that "wiser minds will prevail." Brown is in Mexico for three days of meetings, focusing...

  • 'Pawn Stars' TV star plans stores near famous shop

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The long parade of tourists who regularly stop by the downtown Las Vegas shop featured on the History Channel reality show "Pawn Stars" could soon have something better to do while waiting in line. Gold & Silver Pawn Shop co-owner Rick Harrison has drawn up plans for a Pawn...

  • Police: 4 arrested in killing of USC student

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Four teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murder in the killing of a Chinese student who attended the University of Southern California, Los Angeles police said Monday. Jonathan DelCarmen, 19, and Andrew Garcia, 18, along with a 17-year-old boy and a 16-year-old...

  • Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin complains to White House about children being housed at Fort Sill

    BY RICK M. GREEN, Capitol Bureau Gov. Mary Fallin sent a letter to the White House on Monday complaining about a program at Fort Sill that is caring for unaccompanied minor children from Central America who have crossed the U.S. border illegally. Fallin said the program has been shrouded in...

  • Friends, family mourn man, 21, killed by lightning

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A rare lightning strike Sunday at Venice Beach cut short the life of a well-liked 21-year-old man eager to attend the University of Southern California this fall. Nick Fagnano was sitting on the beach with friends when he decided to go into the water and rinse off sand as...

  • Judge OKs record-setting $2B sale of Clippers

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lost his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. In allowing the deal to go forward, Superior Court Judge Michael Levanas sided Monday with Sterling's estranged wife, Shelly...

  • Man arrested in woman's death on Long Island

    FARMINGVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Police have arrested a man in connection with the death of a 36-year-old woman on Long Island Suffolk County police say 34-year-old Charles Pray, of Bay Shore, was arrested on a murder charge in the death of Monica Lino, a mother of two who was found dead in her...

  • Man dies, trapped in elevator accident

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police say a man has died after becoming trapped between an elevator shaft wall and the elevator car. Police say it happened just before 4 a.m. Monday at 680 Tinton Ave. in the Bronx. Officers who responded to the scene discovered 20-year-old Tito Morales...

  • US: Russia violated 1987 nuclear missile treaty

    WASHINGTON (AP) — In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration accused Russia on Monday of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile treaty, calling the breach "a very serious matter" and going public with allegations that have simmered for some time. The treaty...

  • US says Russian testing violated 1987 missile treaty, calls breach 'very serious matter'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — US says Russian testing violated 1987 missile treaty, calls breach 'very serious matter'

  • House GOP leaders expect border bill to pass Thursday

    House Republican leaders expressed confidence Monday that they would round up the votes to pass a border bill before Congress adjourns for its August recess at week’s end.



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