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WASHINGTON - U.S. cities are increasingly divided between the rich and the poor, hampering residents' ability to move up the economic ladder, according to a study released on Wednesday.
DENVER - A powerful Arctic cold front blanketed the western and central United States on Wednesday, dropping heavy snows on the Colorado Rockies across to the Great Lakes and bringing frigid temperatures across the region.
ORLANDO, Florida - A 15-year-old student was shot outside an Orlando-area high school on Wednesday and the suspected shooter was later taken into custody, according to the local sheriff.
TAMPA - The family of Mary Frances Delorenzo Knight, 51, who died in the Washington Navy Yard shooting in September, filed a negligence lawsuit on Wednesday against two U.S. government agencies, Hewlett-Packard, and a technology subcontractor, seeking $37.5 million in damages.
WASHINGTON - An anti-nuclear weapons protester from California made little headway with the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday with arguments that he should not have been prosecuted for demonstrating at a U.S. military installation because he was on a public road.
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, California - A California man accused of opening fire at Los Angeles International Airport last month, killing a federal security screener and wounding three other people, was ordered held without bond on Wednesday, pending trial.
SAN FRANCISCO - Hundreds of passengers on a San Francisco Bay Area commuter train were evacuated on Wednesday after a parking brake suddenly deployed in a tunnel and passengers complained of smoke inhalation, authorities said.
NEW YORK - A federal appeals court in New York has given developers and builders of high-rises and other buildings added protection from lawsuits over property losses linked to terrorism, in a case stemming from the September 11, 2001 attacks.
NEWARK, New Jersey - Concert promoter Live Nation Worldwide Inc. must provide free tickets and discount vouchers to hundreds of thousands of customers to settle claims that it overcharged for shows at a New Jersey arts center, a judge has ruled.