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AP Top U.S. News at 3:04 a.m. EST

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Mardi Gras parade honors New Orleans' tricentennial
New Orleans' oldest parading Carnival group is honoring the city's tricentennial with floats commemorating the first century of the Crescent City
3:05AM ( 21 minutes ago )
Expert: Copter in Grand Canyon crash more likely to explode
An expert says investigators are likely to pay special attention to the type of helicopter that crashed in the Grand Canyon, killing three British tourists
2:15AM ( 1 hour ago )
Comedian Marty Allen dies in Las Vegas at 95
Comedian and actor Marty Allen has died in Las Vegas at age 95
1:37AM ( 1 hour ago )
U.S. News
The Latest: Lotte chairman sentenced to prison for bribery
The chairman of Lotte Group has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison for bribery in a wide-ranging corruption scandal that brought down South Korea's president
2:56AM ( 29 minutes ago )
Finally, Alpine great Marcel Hirscher is an Olympic champion
Marcel Hirscher has won the men's combined, finally getting his Olympic gold medal
2:53AM ( 32 minutes ago )
The Latest: Flag bearer worried about cyclone that hit Tonga
Olympic flag bearer Pita Taufatofua is concerned about his home country of Tonga after it was hit by a cyclone that destroyed Parliament House as well as churches and homes
2:47AM ( 38 minutes ago )
Associated Press (AP)
The Latest: Shaun White wins Olympic halfpipe qualifying
Shaun White has won halfpipe qualifying at the Pyeongchang Olympic Games and will drop in last for what's shaping up as an epic final
1:24AM ( 2 hours ago )
Afghan officials and Taliban talk despite wave of violence
Afghan officials and Taliban talk despite wave of violence, Trump's pronouncement that there would be no talks
1:23AM ( 2 hours ago )
Democrats retain Minnesota Senate seat in swing territory
Democrats in Minnesota are claiming more evidence of momentum after they retained a state Senate seat in a special election
1:21AM ( 2 hours ago )
AP National News
Opioid makers gave $10M to advocacy groups amid epidemic
A report by U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill finds that drugmakers with the biggest-selling opioid painkillers contributed $10 million over six years to outside groups that could help spread their message
10:35PM ( 4 hours ago )
14 worms pulled from woman's eye after rare infection
Doctors pull 14 worms from eye of Oregon woman in rare case of infection spread by flies
9:53PM ( 5 hours ago )
Grand Canyon copter crashed on tribal land with fewer rules
A helicopter crash that killed three British tourists and left four others critically injured happened on tribal land in the Grand Canyon where air tours are not as highly regulated as those inside the national park
9:42PM ( 5 hours ago )
Top U.S. News short headlines
Mardi Gras parade honors New Orleans' tricentennial
New Orleans' oldest parading Carnival group is honoring the city's tricentennial with floats commemorating the first century of the Crescent City
3:05AM ( 21 minutes ago )
Expert: Copter in Grand Canyon crash more likely to explode
An expert says investigators are likely to pay special attention to the type of helicopter that crashed in the Grand Canyon, killing three British tourists
2:15AM ( 1 hour ago )
Comedian Marty Allen dies in Las Vegas at 95
Comedian and actor Marty Allen has died in Las Vegas at age 95
1:37AM ( 1 hour ago )
Trump budget again targets regional water cleanup programs
President Donald Trump again trying to drastically reduce or eliminate federal support for cleanups of some iconic US waterways
1:12AM ( 2 hours ago )
Bomber faces life in prison for New York, New Jersey attacks
A man who set off small bombs on a New York City street and at a charity race in New Jersey is set to be sentenced to a mandatory term of life in prison
12:07AM ( 3 hours ago )