Study: Most student loan fraud claims involve for-profits

WASHINGTON (AP) — Students who attended for-profit colleges filed more than 98 percent of the requests for student loan forgiveness alleging fraud by their schools, according to an analysis of Education Department data published Thursday.

  • Written by By MARIA DANILOVA , Associated Press

'So many babies in there': church shooting claims 8 children

LA VERNIA, Texas (AP) — By the time Paul Brunner rolled up in his ambulance to the worst mass shooting in Texas history, the First Baptist Church was a chaotic triage scene. Parents cried and kids screamed, and nearly all the victims appeared to have been hit more than once.

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  • Written by By PAUL J. WEBER, EMILY SCHMALL AND JIM VERTUNO, Associated Press

US and them: America, the elephant in room at climate talks


WASHINGTON (AP) — How's this for awkward? The United States has a delegation at international climate talks in Bonn that will be telling other nations what they should do on an agreement that the president wants no part of.

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  • Written by By SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer