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Fri. 8:29 a.m.: Kay Jewelers splits with worker who banned armed deputy

STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Kay Jewelers has split with a North Carolina store manager who wouldn't allow a deputy to pick up an engagement ring because the deputy was wearing his service weapon. The Charlotte Observer reports the store said on Facebook Thursday that the Statesville worker is ...

Fri. 8:27 a.m.: France’s Macron to promote climate effort at G-7 summit

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron wants an August summit of the Group of Seven advanced economies to take concrete initiatives on climate change despite divergences with the United States on the issue. Macron said that President Donald Trump's presence at the G-7 summit of ...

Thu. 9:07 a.m.: D-Day 75: Nations honor veterans, memory of fallen troops

OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — With the silence of remembrance and respect, nations honored the memory of the fallen and the singular bravery of all Allied troops who sloshed through bloodied water to the landing beaches of Normandy, a tribute of thanks 75 years after the massive D-Day assault ...

Thu. 9:03 a.m.: Trump tells D-Day veterans they’re among greatest Americans

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) — President Donald Trump today lauded the heroism of American and Allied service members who participated in the D-Day invasion that changed the fortunes of World War II, saying they "are among the very greatest Americans who will ever live." Trump joined ...

Thu. 8:51 a.m.: Putin: US shunning talks to extend nuclear pact

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says the United States has shunned talks on extending a key nuclear arms reduction pact, raising new threats to global security. Speaking during a meeting with international news agencies' chiefs at the sidelines of an ...

Thu. 8:48 a.m.: German nurse who murdered 87 patients given life sentence

BERLIN (AP) — Niels Hoegel liked to bring about cardiac arrests in his patients by injecting them with overdoses of heart medication and other drugs because he enjoyed the feeling of being able to resuscitate them. Sometimes he succeeded in bringing them back, but in at least 87 cases they ...

Wed. 11:30 p.m.: Warren man dead of gunshot wounds

WARREN - One person died and another is in critical condition after each suffered gun shot wounds Tuesday in the Warren Heights area on the city's northwest side. Police were called about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday to the area of 463 Maryland Ave. NW, where they encountered a large group of people ...

Wed. 2:55 p.m.: Warren teen held in connection to death

WARREN - A Warren teen will be detained in the Trumbull County Juvenile Justice Center pending charges of murder and felonious assault expected to filed in Trumbull County Juvenile Court before a Monday hearing. Dareonte Carmichael, 16, Warren, came before juvenile justice Magistrate Terry ...

Wed. 9:11 a.m.: Queen, world leaders honor veterans on D-Day anniversary

PORTSMOUTH, England (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II and world leaders including U.S. President Donald Trump gathered today on the south coast of England to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings that, at great human cost, turned the tide of World War II and helped liberate Europe from Nazi ...

Wed. 9:06 a.m.: American, British veterans recreate D-Day parachute drops

CARENTAN, France (AP) — Parachutists are jumping over Normandy again, just as soldiers did 75 years ago for D-Day — but this time without being shot at. With the throb of their engines rumbling through cloudy skies, C-47 transport planes in World War II colors dropped jumpers with round ...

Wed. 9:02 a.m.: Trump reads from FDR’s prayer to the US on D-Day

PORTSMOUTH, England (AP) — President Donald Trump read from a prayer delivered by President Franklin D. Roosevelt as he joined other world leaders and veterans today in marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day. Roosevelt went on national radio on June 6, 1944, to address the US for the first ...

Wed. 8:52 a.m.: Wisconsin Legislature to send abortion bills to governor

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's Republican-controlled Legislature is poised this morning to send four anti-abortion bills to Democratic Gov. Tony Evers, who has vowed to veto all of them. One bill up for final approve in the state Senate addresses the extremely rare occurrence in which a ...

Wed. 8:46 a.m.: German nurse accused of 100 deaths says sorry to families

BERLIN (AP) — A former nurse on trial on allegations he killed 100 patients at two hospitals in northern Germany apologized to his victims' relatives in a final statement to the court today, saying he realized how much pain and suffering he had caused with his "terrible deeds." "To each and ...

Wed. 8:42 a.m.: China launches 1st rocket from mobile platform in Yellow Sea

BEIJING (AP) — China today launched a rocket from a mobile platform at sea for the first time, sending a five commercial satellites and two others containing experimental technology into space. The Long March 11 rocket blasted off from a launch pad aboard a commercial ship in the Yellow Sea ...