NY prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers

In this June 15, 2015, file photo, Joyce Mitchell appears before Judge Mark Rogers in Plattsburgh, N.Y., City Court for a hearing. The New York prison worker accused of smuggling hacksaw blades in frozen hamburger meat to two killers who later broke out and spent more than two weeks on the run will face charges in court and will be arraigned on Tuesday, July 28, 2015. (G.N. Miller/New York Post via AP, Pool, File)

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — A prison worker admitted Tuesday to smuggling hacksaw blades in frozen hamburger meat to two killers who later broke out and spent more than two weeks on the run, and prosecutors said they believed no one else knowingly aided in the elaborate escape.

Bush denounces ‘crazy message of hate’ in campaign

Republican presidential candidate, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, talks with reporters after he spoke at a Central Florida pastors meet and greet, Monday, July 27, 2015, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Jeb Bush implored his Republican presidential rivals Monday to reject the “crazy message of hate” that he sees at play in the campaign and cast himself as a “committed conservative,” but not an “angry” one, in remarks rooted in Donald Trump’s inflammatory rhetoric and the backlash that followed.

True-crime author Ann Rule dies at age 83

This July 2004 file photo shows, true-crime author Ann Rule, who wrote a book about serial killer Gary Ridgway, who left some of his victims' bodies along the Green River outside Seattle, Wash., shown in the background. Rule, who wrote more than 30 books, including a profile of her former co-worker, serial killer Ted Bundy, has died at age 83. Scott Thompson, a spokesman for CHI Franciscan Health, said Rule died at Highline Medical Center at 10:30 p.m. Sunday, July 26, 2015. (Betty Udeson/The Seattle Times via AP, File)

SEATTLE (AP) — True-crime writer Ann Rule signed a contract to write a book about an unknown Seattle serial killer six months before he was identified as her co-worker Ted Bundy, who shared the night shift at Seattle’s Crisis Clinic.

Obama’s visit raises Ethiopia’s stature

In this photo taken Saturday June 20, 2015, a portrait of U.S. President Barak Obama is displayed with other famous people in the National Cafe in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Barack Obama, the United States first African-American president, has captured the imagination of people across the continent where his face shows up on billboards, backpacks, T-shirts and restaurants. On Friday, July 24, 2015 Obama will be visiting Kenya, where his father was born, for a summit on entrepreneurship before heading to Ethiopia to address leaders at the African Union headquarters. Wherever he goes, large crowds are expected to gather and cheer him. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene)

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Like the visit to Kenya, President Barack Obama’s trip Sunday to Ethiopia represents the first time a sitting U.S. president has been to this East African country and according to its government, it is a sign of the nation’s growing stature.

Missing teens’ boat found capsized

This combination made from photos provided by the U.S. Coast Guard shows Perry Cohen, left, and Austin Stephanos, both 14 years old. Cohen and Stephanos were last seen Friday afternoon, July 24, 2015, in the Jupiter, Fla. area buying fuel for their 19-foot boat before embarking on a fishing trip. (U.S. Coast Guard via AP)

TEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — The Coast Guard says a boat belonging to two missing 14-year-old fishermen has been found off Florida’s Atlantic coast but neither boy was in or around the boat.

Bobbi Kristina Brown has died

FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2011, file photo, singer Whitney Houston, left, and daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown arrive at an event in Beverly Hills, Calif. Brown, who was in hospice after months of receiving medical care, died on Sunday, July 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg, File)

DULUTH, Ga. (AP) — The brief, chaotic life of Bobbi Kristina Brown was never really her own.

Official says no profit from fetal organs

FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2014, file photo, Cecile Richards, Planned Parenthood president, speaks in Orono, Maine. wo stealthily recorded videos of Planned Parenthood officials casually discussing how they provide aborted fetal organs for research have pushed the group and its Democratic allies onto the defensive. Yet its unclear how lasting any political damage will be, or if abortion foes charges that the organization has broken federal laws are valid. The business-like way the Planned Parenthood officials are seen discussing abortions, at times in grisly terms, has people from all camps wincing. Richards has apologized for the "tone and statements." (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The president of Planned Parenthood said her organization’s clinics never adjust the abortion procedure to better preserve fetal organs for medical research and that the organization’s charges cover only the cost of transmission to researchers.

Groups hold vigil for death of Sandra Bland

Malik Muhammad raises his fist during a demonstration calling for the firing and indictment of Texas State Trooper Brian Encinia, Sunday, July 26, 2015, in Katy, Texas. Sandra Bland was found dead in her cell on July 13 in the Waller County Jail, just days after being arrested by Encinia during a traffic stop. Authorities determined through an autopsy that Bland hanged herself with a plastic bag. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP)

PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (AP) — Hundreds have gathered in Southeast Texas for a vigil and march in memory of Sandra Bland, the Illinois woman found dead in a jail days after her arrest during a traffic stop.

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