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House Freedom Caucus Chairman Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C. reacts to a reporters question on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 23, 2017, following a Freedom Caucus meeting. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

BY ERICA WERNER and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR WASHINGTON (AP) — After seven years of fervent promises to repeal and replace “Obamacare,” President Donald Trump and GOP congressional leaders buckled at a moment of truth Thursday, putting ...
In this Nov. 3, 2015, file photo, the Keystone Steele City pumping station, into which the planned Keystone XL pipeline is to connect to, is seen in Steele City, Nebraska. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks at the Federal Reserve System Community Development Research Conference in Washington, Thursday, March 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

Police work at Westminster Bridge with the Houses of Parliament in background, in London, Thursday March 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif. speaks with reporters outside the White House in Washington, Wednesday, March 22, 2017, following a meeting with President Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

CRIME

iberia bank robbery suspect surveillance image

The Collier County Sheriff’s Office’s feverish search of the Iberia Bank robbery suspect was short-lived. CCSO got the call at around 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday about an alleged robbery at Iberia Bank at ...
Christopher Belyea collier mugshot

Markeith Loyd mugshot

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capital bank robbery suspect


NATIONAL

From left, Energy Secretary Rick Perry, Budget Director Mick Mulvaney, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price listen as President Donald Trump speaks during a Cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, March 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

BY WILL WEISSERT AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Energy Secretary Rick Perry, whose agency oversees the nation’s nuclear arsenal, is inserting himself into an unusually small political dispute: an election for ...
Ed Staley, left, and Tali Bruce, right, attend a rally at the Utah State Capitol Friday, March 17, 2017, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

BY MICHELLE L. PRICE SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah’s governor announced Thursday that he will sign legislation giving the predominantly Mormon state the strictest DUI threshold in the country, ...
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Flowers and a photo of killed police officer Keith Palmer on Whitehall near the Houses of Parliament in London, Thursday March 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

This April 22, 2014, file photo shows an employment application form on a table at a job fair in Hudson, New York. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)

James Harris Jackson is escorted out of a police precinct in New York, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

This undated file photo shows, Kitty Genovese. Genovese, a bar manager, was stabbed to death in March 1964 as she returned home to the Kew Gardens section of Queens, New York at 3:20 a.m. (The Daily News via AP, File)

In this Sept. 8, 2011, file photo, Javier Righetti makes his initial appearance on charges of the rape and murder of 15-year-old Alyssa Otremba at the Regional Justice Center in Las Vegas. (Sam Morris/Las Vegas Sun via AP, File)


SPORTS

In this Nov. 22, 2015, file photo, Georgetown head coach John Thompson III gestures toward his players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Duke at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

Georgetown fires John Thompson III after another losing year

BY HOWARD FENDRICH WASHINGTON (AP) — John Thompson III was fired as Georgetown’s basketball coach on Thursday after two consecutive losing seasons at the school his father led to a ...
Jordan Spieth gestures as his tee shot goes left on the sixth hole during round-robin play at the Dell Technologies Match Play golf tournament at Austin County Club, Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

McIlroy, Spieth facing elimination at Match Play

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth face what could amount to elimination day at the Dell Technologies Match Play. Both lost their opening matches at Austin Country ...
Xavier head coach Chris Mack watches his team during practice Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in San Jose, Calif., in preparation for an NCAA Tournament college basketball regional semifinal game. Xavier faces Arizona on Thursday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Miller and Mack still close after time together at Xavier

BY JOHN MARSHALL SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Sean Miller had just been named Xavier’s head basketball coach when he began meeting with athletic director Dawn Rogers about filling out ...
In this March 12, 1991, file photo, American skaters (L to R) Tonya Harding, silver; Kristi Yamaguchi, gold; and Nancy Kerrigan, bronze, display their medals after the finals of the World Figure Skating Championships in Munich. A run-of-the-mill good luck tweet from Yamaguchi to Kerrigan is drawing online attention. (AP Photo/Diether Endlicher, File)

Kristi Yamaguchi tweets ‘break a leg’ to Nancy Kerrigan

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A good luck tweet from Kristi Yamaguchi to former Olympic figure skating teammate Nancy Kerrigan is drawing online attention. Kerrigan is competing on the current season ...
The U.S team celebrates an 8-0 win over Puerto Rico in the final of the World Baseball Classic in Los Angeles, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

US routs Puerto Rico 8-0 to win WBC behind dominant Stroman

BY BETH HARRIS LOS ANGELES (AP) — The eagle has landed on top. The United States routed Puerto Rico 8-0 to win its first World Baseball Classic in four tries ...


Entertainment

In this Jan. 7, 2017, file photo, Willie Nelson performs in Nashville, Tennessee. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)
Entertainment

Willie Nelson not disputes ‘deathly ill’ rumor

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Willie Nelson has played nearly a dozen shows in recent weeks and is not deathly ill, his publicist said, despite a series of reports claiming the ...
In this March 12, 1991, file photo, American skaters (L to R) Tonya Harding, silver; Kristi Yamaguchi, gold; and Nancy Kerrigan, bronze, display their medals after the finals of the World Figure Skating Championships in Munich. A run-of-the-mill good luck tweet from Yamaguchi to Kerrigan is drawing online attention. (AP Photo/Diether Endlicher, File)
Entertainment

Kristi Yamaguchi tweets ‘break a leg’ to Nancy Kerrigan

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A good luck tweet from Kristi Yamaguchi to former Olympic figure skating teammate Nancy Kerrigan is drawing online attention. Kerrigan is competing on the current season ...
In this April 1, 1997, file photo, Debbie Reynolds, left, celebrates her 65th birthday on stage as her son, Todd Fisher, presents her with a cake following her evening variety show, at the Debbie Reynolds Hotel in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Lennox McLendon, File)
Celebrity

Todd Fisher says mom Debbie Reynolds set him up for death

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Todd Fisher says his mother, Debbie Reynolds, set him up “for her leaving the planet” the day his sister and Reynolds’ daughter, Carrie Fisher, died in ...
In this April 26, 2015 file photo, Steve Harvey, left, and Tyra Banks appear at the 42nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards in Burbank, California. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
Entertainment

CBS and ‘Young and Restless’ lead with Daytime Emmy nods

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS led with 70 nominations overall while its daytime drama “The Young and the Restless” led with 25 nods when nominations were announced Wednesday for the ...
In this May 29, 2014 file photo, Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi attends WE tv's "Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars" party in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, FIle)
Celebrity

‘Snooki’ inspires bill to cap public university speaker fees

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Under legislation inspired by former “Jersey Shore” reality TV star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, no more than $10,000 of state money could go to pay speakers at ...

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