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Today in History Today is Monday, March 1, the 60th day of 2021. There are 305 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On March 1,...

DA son seeks release of father imprisoned in fatal '81 heist

David Gilbert went to prison a revolutionary, raising his fist and scorning authorities who prosecuted him for an infamous 1981 armored truck robbery in which a guard and two police officers were kill...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Jan. 29, the 29th day of 2021. There are 336 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 29,...

Capitol attack reflects US extremist evolution over decades

The takeover in 2016 by right-wing extremists of a federal bird sanctuary in Oregon. A standoff in 1992 between white separatists and federal agents in Ruby Ridge, Idaho. The 1995 bombing of a federal...

Capitol has seen violence over 220 years, but not like this

In more than 220 years, the U.S. Capitol had seen nothing like it: a roiling mob, forcing its way past its majestic marble columns, disrupting the passage of power, desecrating the seat of the world’s...

2020 serves another blow as Ginsburg's death ignites fight

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death drew mourners to the steps of the Supreme Court, where they sang “Amazing Grace” in the dark. Fresh off a rally stage in Minnesota, President Dona...

Heat will stay stuck on extra high for July in most of US

The heat is on. And for most of America it’ll stay on through the rest of the month and maybe longer, meteorologists say. Widespread and prolonged extreme heat is baking the contiguo...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, March 1, the 61st day of 2020. There are 305 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 1, 19...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, March 1, the 61st day of 2020. There are 305 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 1, 19...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Jan. 29, the 29th day of 2020. There are 337 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 29,...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Dec. 3, the 337th day of 2019. There are 28 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 3, 197...

Progressive lawyer Boudin wins San Francisco's DA race

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Chesa Boudin, the son of anti-war radicals sent to prison for murder when he was a baby, has won San Francisco's tightly contested race for district attorney after campaigning to ...

US heat wave just warming up for long and scorching weekend

DETROIT (AP) — The heat wave that has been roasting much of the U.S. in recent days is just getting warmed up, with temperatures expected to soar to dangerous levels through the weekend. ...

Driver in deadly 1981 Brink's heist freed from prison

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Judith Clark, who entered prison as a left-wing revolutionary defiantly refusing to participate in her own murder trial, walked free on Friday as a 69-year-old woman acclaimed for ...

Parole granted for driver in deadly 1981 Brink's heist

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former radical activist Judith Clark was granted parole Wednesday after serving more than 37 years behind bars for her role as getaway driver in a 1981 Brink's armored truck robber...