Attorney: Girl in stabbing deserves juvenile court

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Wisconsin’s tough laws requiring children be charged as adults in homicide cases could mean a 12-year-old girl accused of stabbing a friend won’t get help she needs, her attorney said Tuesday. Waukesha County prosecutors have charged two...
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Storms hit Midwest, ‘dangerous evening’ forecast

Mindy Rump holds golf ball-sized hail stone for a photographer following a severe thunderstorm in Blair, Neb., Tuesday, June 3, 2014. Severe weather packing large hail and heavy rain rolled into Nebraska and Iowa on Tuesday as potentially dangerous storms targeted a swath of the...
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Top military officer: Bergdahl case not closed

Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., listens at right as the committee’s Vice Chairman Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 3, 2014, following a closed-door committee briefing. (AP Photo/Manuel...
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Crucial East Coast highway bridge closed

Surveyors work below the Interstate 495 bridge over the Christina River near Wilmington, Del., Tuesday, June 3, 2014, after it was closed due to the discovery of four tilting support columns. The closure created heavier-than-normal traffic conditions for motorists on Interstate...
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Crucial East Coast highway bridge closed

Surveyors work below the Interstate 495 bridge over the Christina River near Wilmington, Del., Tuesday, June 3, 2014, after it was closed due to the discovery of four tilting support columns. The closure created heavier-than-normal traffic conditions for motorists on Interstate...
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Top military officer: Bergdahl case not closed

Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., listens at right as the committee’s Vice Chairman Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 3, 2014, following a closed-door committee briefing. (AP Photo/Manuel...
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Top military officer: Bergdahl case not closed

Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., listens at right as the committee’s Vice Chairman Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 3, 2014, following a closed-door committee briefing. (AP Photo/Manuel...
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Crucial East Coast highway bridge closed

Surveyors work below the Interstate 495 bridge over the Christina River near Wilmington, Del., Tuesday, June 3, 2014, after it was closed due to the discovery of four tilting support columns. The closure created heavier-than-normal traffic conditions for motorists on Interstate...

Midwest VA hospitals also had secret waiting lists

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The problems with delayed care and unauthorized wait lists that caused a furor at a Veterans Affairs health care campus in Arizona existed at several facilities in the Midwest, but in much smaller numbers, VA officials said in letters to two U.S....

Jonah Hill apologizes for slur aimed at paparazzo

NEW YORK (AP) — Jonah Hill has apologized for using a homophobic slur with a paparazzo in an encounter caught on video. A video posted Tuesday by TMZ shows a photographer pestering Hill, who eventually responded with muttered expletives and an anti-gay expression. On...