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Sunday April 21st, 2019 10:41AM

AP Top U.S. News at 4:55 a.m. EST

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Turbulence injures 30 on flight from Istanbul to New York
Officials say severe turbulence injured 30 people aboard a Turkish Airlines flight from Istanbul that landed safely at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Saturday
10:54PM ( 16 minutes ago )
R. Kelly: 'We're going to straighten all this stuff out'
R&B singer R. Kelly released from a Chicago jail after someone made a $161,633 child support payment for him
9:17PM ( 1 hour ago )
For Jussie Smollett, 1 story equals 16 felony counts
A grand jury's 16-count indictment against Jussie Smollett might be the result of prosecutors looking to charge the "Empire" actor for individual lies they contend he told about the night he says he was attacked by two masked men
9:13PM ( 1 hour ago )
U.S. News
No. 3 UNC tops No. 4 Duke 79-70 to earn share of ACC title
Freshman Coby White scored 21 points and third-ranked North Carolina hung on late to beat fourth-ranked Duke 79-70 to clinch a share of the Atlantic Coast Conference regular-season championship
10:40PM ( 30 minutes ago )
No. 9 Michigan State 75, No. 7 Michigan 63
Cassius Winston started slow and finished strong, scoring 23 points to help No. 9 Michigan State beat No. 7 Michigan 75-63
10:36PM ( 34 minutes ago )
Amid protest and cheers, LSU beats Vandy to claim SEC title
Tremont Waters had 14 points and eight assists and LSU won the Southeastern Conference regular-season title with an 80-59 victory over Vanderbilt
10:35PM ( 35 minutes ago )
Associated Press (AP)
More blackouts hit Venezuela as opposition, government rally
Venezuelan opposition and government loyalists on Saturday held rival demonstrations in Caracas, as both sides girded for what some fear could be a protracted power struggle
5:14PM ( 5 hours ago )
Ebola treatment center in Congo is attacked again; 1 dead
Ebola treatment center in Congo is attacked again; police officer killed, health workers hurt
4:18PM ( 6 hours ago )
As budget deficit balloons, few in Washington seem to care
The federal budget deficit is ballooning on President Donald Trump's watch and few in Washington seem to care
3:40PM ( 7 hours ago )
AP National News
Richmond exhibit seeks to reimagine Confederate statues
A new exhibit in Richmond showcases designs and ideas on what to do with Richmond's Confederate monuments
11:39AM ( 11 hours ago )
Maine shelled out fewer prized scallops in 2018
Maine's scallop harvest declined by about a third in 2018, making the first time in several years that the valuable fishery has taken a step back
10:36AM ( 12 hours ago )
The Latest: Smollett attorney: Indictment is 'vindictive'
An attorney for Jussie Smollett says a 16-count indictment against the "Empire" actor is "vindictive" and Smollett "maintains his innocence."
6:04AM ( 17 hours ago )
Top U.S. News short headlines
Turbulence injures 30 on flight from Istanbul to New York
Officials say severe turbulence injured 30 people aboard a Turkish Airlines flight from Istanbul that landed safely at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Saturday
10:54PM ( 16 minutes ago )
R. Kelly: 'We're going to straighten all this stuff out'
R&B singer R. Kelly released from a Chicago jail after someone made a $161,633 child support payment for him
9:17PM ( 1 hour ago )
For Jussie Smollett, 1 story equals 16 felony counts
A grand jury's 16-count indictment against Jussie Smollett might be the result of prosecutors looking to charge the "Empire" actor for individual lies they contend he told about the night he says he was attacked by two masked men
9:13PM ( 1 hour ago )
Southern storms, apparent tornadoes cause damages; none hurt
Two apparent tornadoes destroy buildings in central Arkansas; storm damage in northeast Mississippi as severe weather pummels the South
8:50PM ( 2 hours ago )
Pot-litics: 2020 Democrats line up behind legalization
Nearly all of the leading Democrats running or considering running for president support having the federal government legalize marijuana
6:54PM ( 4 hours ago )