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DETROIT | Correction: Marijuana-Michigan-News Guide story

DETROIT— In a story Dec. 2 about Michigan legalizing recreational marijuana, The Associated Press erroneously reported the number of states that have done so. Ten states have legalized recreational marijuana, not 11. A corrected version of the story is below: Michigan to be first Midwest state to allow recreational pot Michigan clears a threshold this week … Continue reading DETROIT | Correction: Marijuana-Michigan-News Guide story

PITTSBURGH | Correction: Shooting-Synagogue-The Latest story

PITTSBURGH — In a story Oct. 29 about developments in the aftermath of the synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh, The Associated Press erroneously reported the professional position of Cecil and David Rosenthal‘s sister. She is state Rep. Dan Frankel’s former chief of staff, not his current chief of staff. A corrected version of the story is … Continue reading PITTSBURGH | Correction: Shooting-Synagogue-The Latest story

PITTSBURGH | Correction: Shooting-Synagogue-Victims story

PITTSBURGH— In a story Oct. 29 about victims of the synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh, The Associated Press erroneously reported the professional position of Cecil and David Rosenthal‘s sister. She is state Rep. Dan Frankel’s former chief of staff, not his current chief of staff. A corrected version of the story is below: Synagogue shooting victims: … Continue reading PITTSBURGH | Correction: Shooting-Synagogue-Victims story

BOSTON | Correction: Gas Explosions story

BOSTON — In a story Oct. 11 about the federal investigation into natural gas explosions in Massachusetts, The Associated Press erroneously reported on the preliminary findings. The National Transportation Safety Board found that the Columbia Gas company, not the utility workers, failed to account for critical pressure sensors. A corrected version of the story is … Continue reading BOSTON | Correction: Gas Explosions story

Correction: Chicago Police-Laquan McDonald-BLM story

In a story Oct. 6 about the conviction of a white Chicago police officer in the death of black teenager Laquan McDonald, The Associated Press erroneously reported that another black teen, Michael Brown, was killed by a white officer in Missouri in August 2013. Brown was killed by the officer in August 2014. A corrected … Continue reading Correction: Chicago Police-Laquan McDonald-BLM story

HARRISBURG, Pa. | Correction: Pennsylvania Dioceses-Sex Abuse-Lawsuits story

HARRISBURG, Pa. — In a story Aug. 16 about child sex abuse allegations in six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania, The Associated Press erroneously reported how a bill passed by the Pennsylvania House in 2016 would have changed state law. The legislation would have allowed lawsuits to be filed on decades-old abuse claims now barred … Continue reading HARRISBURG, Pa. | Correction: Pennsylvania Dioceses-Sex Abuse-Lawsuits story