Low-key FBI director pick would lead agency through tumult

WASHINGTON (AP) — The attorney selected to replace James Comey as FBI director is described by those close to him as admirably low-key, yet he'd be taking over the law enforcement agency at a moment that's anything but tranquil.

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  • Written by By ERIC TUCKER and SADIE GURMAN , Associated Press

Soldier charged with slayings of wife, New York trooper

THERESA, N.Y. (AP) — An Army soldier killed his wife and a state police trooper who had responded to reports of shots fired at the couple's rural upstate property, authorities said Monday.

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Survey: US uninsured up by 2M this year

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of U.S. adults without health insurance has grown by some 2 million this year, according to a major new survey that finds recent coverage gains beginning to erode.

  • Written by By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR , Associated Press

Wildfires in western US endanger lives, property

OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Thousands of residents in the western U.S. and Canada have fled their homes as wildfires barreled across the baking landscape, destroying property.

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