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Clinton defends foundation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton defended her family’s charitable foundation on Wednesday against criticism from Donald Trump, saying it had provided more transparency than her ...

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Trump, aiming to widen support, makes pitch to Florida Hispanics

TAMPA, Florida (AP) — Visiting a battleground state he can’t afford to lose, Donald Trump promised Hispanics “a much better life” Wednesday in a Florida ...

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Posted: aug. 24, 2016 9:25 p.m. | | Trump, aiming to widen support, makes pitch to Florida Hispanics Comments 0 Comments

Sen. Manchin mum on EpiPen hikes by daughter’s drug company

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin remained mum Wednesday as a pharmaceutical company run by his daughter faced mounting criticism for hiking ...

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Posted: aug. 24, 2016 9:25 p.m. | | Sen. Manchin mum on EpiPen  hikes by daughter’s drug company Comments 0 Comments

Colorado sheriff accused of sexually assaulting inmate he took to his home

DENVER (AP) — A sheriff in rural Colorado was arrested after being accused of taking a developmentally delayed inmate to his home, sexually assaulting her and ...

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Family of gun instructor killed by girl with Uzi sues range

KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — The family of an Arizona shooting range instructor who was accidentally killed by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi has sued the ...

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Posted: aug. 24, 2016 9:24 p.m. | | Family of gun  instructor killed  by girl with Uzi  sues range Comments 0 Comments

Many donors to Clinton Foundation met with Hillary at State Department

WASHINGTON (AP)  — More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money —  either personally ...

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Posted: aug. 23, 2016 8:21 p.m. | | Many donors to Clinton Foundation met with Hillary at State Department Comments 0 Comments

In latest hedge, Trump says immigration laws can be softened

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he is open to “softening” laws dealing with immigrants in the country illegally, the latest sign that ...

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Posted: aug. 23, 2016 8:21 p.m. | | In latest hedge, Trump says  immigration laws can be softened Comments 0 Comments

Out-of-state license plates don’t justify search

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Law enforcement officials in Kansas cannot stop and search motorists just for having out-of-state license plates from states that have legalized marijuana ...

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Posted: aug. 23, 2016 8:21 p.m. | | Out-of-state license  plates don’t justify search Comments 0 Comments

Posting may elevate severity of man’s charges in killing

PHOENIX (AP) — A Twitter posting by an Arizona man who was arrested on suspicion of killing his roommate during a struggle could elevate the severity ...

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Posted: aug. 23, 2016 8:21 p.m. | | Posting may elevate severity  of man’s charges in killing  Comments 0 Comments

Feds want to ban swimming with dolphins in Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) — Federal regulators are proposing to ban swimming with dolphins in Hawaii, a move that could imperil one of the Aloha State’s most ...

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SAFER BIKE LANE

BOSTON (AP) —  Cities are increasingly changing bike lanes to make them safer in light of fatal crashes involving cyclists and cars.

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Posted: aug. 22, 2016 11:29 p.m. | | SAFER BIKE LANE Comments 0 Comments

ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Republican Donald Trump promised Monday to be “fair, but firm” toward the estimated 11 million immigrants living in the United States illegally ...

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Posted: aug. 22, 2016 8:28 p.m. | | ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION Comments 0 Comments

Mailer focuses on school’s drug bust

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia charter school has denied sending out promotional mailers referencing a 2015 drug arrest at a nearby public high school.

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Gator bit boy’s head during at Disney

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The father of a Nebraska toddler killed by an alligator at Walt Disney World last June reached into the animal’s mouth ...

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Posted: aug. 22, 2016 8:28 p.m. | | Gator bit boy’s head during at Disney Comments 0 Comments

Suspect blames drugs for slaughter of 5

CITRONELLE, Ala. (AP) — A Mississippi man arrested after five people were found dead in a rural Alabama home blamed the gruesome rampage on drugs, telling ...

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Posted: aug. 22, 2016 8:27 p.m. | | Suspect blames drugs for slaughter of 5 Comments 0 Comments

Ignore that post about banning driver cellphone use

DETROIT (AP) — Briefly Monday, it looked like the federal government was going to push all 50 states to ban the use of cellphones and other ...

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Posted: aug. 22, 2016 8:27 p.m. | | Ignore that post about banning driver cellphone use Comments 0 Comments

Harambe lives: Killed zoo gorilla gets 2nd life online

CINCINNATI (AP) — With online declarations such as “Harambe Lives!” the Ohio zoo gorilla shot and killed after a 3-year-old boy got into his enclosure has ...

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Posted: aug. 22, 2016 12:57 a.m. | | Harambe lives: Killed zoo  gorilla gets 2nd life online  Comments 0 Comments

WWII vet, 93, completes run across America

ST. SIMON’S ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — After two years and 10 months, 93-year-old Ernie Andrus has made it across America.

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Posted: aug. 21, 2016 8:15 p.m. | | WWII vet, 93, completes run across America  Comments 0 Comments

Gay police chief makes sheriff’s run

LATTA, S.C. (AP) — A small town police chief in staunchly conservative South Carolina is trying to make history by becoming the first female sheriff ...

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Posted: aug. 21, 2016 8:15 p.m. | | Gay police chief makes sheriff’s run  Comments 0 Comments

Is Trump getting back on track?

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a tumultuous stretch of gaffes and falling poll numbers for Donald Trump, top GOP campaign and party officials insisted Sunday that their ...

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Bill taking aim at ticket scalpers

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Sen. Charles Schumer is calling for a federal crackdown on ticket scalpers using computer programs to jack up the prices of ...

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Friends calling imam slaying hate crime; cops say no motive

NEW YORK (AP) — The daylight slaying of a mosque leader and his associate set off fear and anguish Sunday among Bangladeshi Muslims in a New ...

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Posted: aug. 14, 2016 9:27 p.m. | | Friends calling imam slaying  hate crime; cops say no motive Comments 0 Comments

Trump goes on tear against media, not Hillary Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s campaign on Sunday went on a new tear against the media, blaming the “disgusting” press for a week of distractions ...

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Posted: aug. 14, 2016 9:26 p.m. | | Trump goes on tear against media, not Hillary Clinton Comments 0 Comments

New Clinton effort tries to tap power of ‘Dreamers’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton’s campaign is launching a new effort to tap into the political power of young, undocumented immigrants, hoping to capitalize on ...

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Posted: aug. 14, 2016 9:26 p.m. | | New Clinton effort tries  to tap power of ‘Dreamers’  Comments 0 Comments

Lopsided Senate race

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With less than three months until Election Day, Loretta Sanchez is running out of time to narrow the gap with front-runner Kamala ...

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Posted: aug. 14, 2016 8:14 p.m. | | Lopsided Senate race Comments 0 Comments

Tainted candy at party likely edible marijuana

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A special unit of the San Francisco Police Department is investigating how 19 people including a 6-year-old child could have eaten gummy ...

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Posted: aug. 09, 2016 12:02 a.m. | | Tainted candy at party  likely edible marijuana Comments 0 Comments

Obama will speak at Lake Tahoe

SOUTH  LAKE TAHOE (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama will travel to Lake Tahoe on Aug. 31 to speak about his commitment to ...

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Hulu dropping free video

NEW YORK (AP) — Hulu is dropping the free TV episodes that it was initially known for as it works on an online television service to ...

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Posted: aug. 09, 2016 12:02 a.m. | | Hulu dropping free video Comments 0 Comments

Wal-Mart buying online retailer

NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart is buying fast-growing online retailer Jet.com for $3 billion in cash plus $300 million in stock, scooping up a newcomer ...

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Deal over service members’ car repos

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department announced Monday that it had reached a $434,500 settlement with HSBC Finance Corporation over the repossession of cars owned ...

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Dealer refused to sell to man over Taliban concern

PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — An Indian national living in the U.S. has sued a car dealership for more than $1 million, alleging it refused ...

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Posted: aug. 09, 2016 12:01 a.m. | | Dealer refused to sell to man over Taliban concern Comments 0 Comments

Delta recovering after global outage

DALLAS (AP) — At least half of all Delta Air Lines flights Monday were delayed or canceled after a power outage knocked out the airline’s ...

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Boy, 13, drove drunk with drunken grandma in back

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico deputies say a traffic stop yielded a surprising find: a drunken 13-year-old boy behind the wheel and the ...

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Posted: aug. 08, 2016 1:06 a.m. | | Boy, 13, drove drunk with drunken grandma in back Comments 0 Comments

Town replace ‘Scary Lucy’ statue

CELORON, N.Y. (AP) — A new statue of Lucille Ball was unveiled in the late actress’ hometown on Saturday to replace one that was so ...

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Posted: aug. 07, 2016 8:32 p.m. | | Town replace ‘Scary Lucy’ statue Comments 0 Comments

Girl who had heart transplant among 5 dead in murder-suicide

SINKING SPRING, Pa. (AP) — A couple featured in news stories about their difficulties getting medication for a daughter who had a heart transplant were found ...

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Posted: aug. 07, 2016 8:12 p.m. | | Girl who had heart transplant among 5 dead in murder-suicide Comments 0 Comments

Boy dies on ‘world’s largest’ water slide

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 12-year-old boy died Sunday on a Kansas water slide that is billed as the world’s largest, according to officials.

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Clinton: Putin ended ‘Moscow Spring’

WASHINGTON (AP) — As secretary of state, Hillary Clinton basked in a diplomatic “Moscow Spring,” seizing on Vladimir Putin’s break from the presidency to help ...

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Posted: aug. 07, 2016 8:11 p.m. | | Clinton: Putin ended ‘Moscow Spring’ Comments 0 Comments

Trump to try to steady campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump is trying to shift from a disastrous stretch of his presidential campaign to one focused on policy and party unity. But ...

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Judge tests limits of free speech

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Louisville judge, incensed when a prosecutor questioned his authority to scrap a jury panel because it lacked minorities, did not turn ...

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Florida goes into damage -control mode over Zika

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Thank goodness it’s the slow season in Florida.

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Posted: aug. 07, 2016 6:11 p.m. | | Florida goes into damage -control mode over Zika  Comments 0 Comments

Wal-Mart launches new scheduling system

NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart, the nation’s largest private employer, has launched a new scheduling system in about 650 Neighborhood Market stores that gives hourly ...

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Posted: aug. 04, 2016 8:56 p.m. | | Wal-Mart launches  new scheduling system Comments 0 Comments

Newfoundland death triggers air bag probes

DETROIT (AP) — Auto safety regulators in two countries are investigating another deadly air bag problem that could affect up to 8 million vehicles.

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Posted: aug. 04, 2016 8:56 p.m. | | Newfoundland death  triggers air bag probes Comments 0 Comments

Zika vaccines work in monkeys, boosting hopes for people

NEW YORK (AP) — Three experimental Zika vaccines protected monkeys against infection from the virus, an encouraging sign as research moves into studies in people.

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Posted: aug. 04, 2016 8:56 p.m. | | Zika vaccines work in monkeys, boosting  hopes for people Comments 0 Comments

Facebook battles ‘clickbait’

MENLO PARK (AP) — Facebook is taking another stab at ridding users’ news feeds of “clickbait,” the links and headlines that ask readers to “guess what ...

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Trump backers claim shift in immigration rhetoric

CLEVELAND (AP) — As he turns his attention to the general election, Donald Trump is signaling that he is ready to tone down his fiery rhetoric ...

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Posted: jul. 31, 2016 9:39 p.m. | | Trump backers  claim shift in  immigration rhetoric Comments 0 Comments

Clinton accuses Trump of making ‘degrading comments about Muslims’

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — Hillary Clinton said Sunday that Donald Trump repaid the “ultimate sacrifice” of a U.S. Army captain killed in Iraq with insults ...

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Posted: jul. 31, 2016 9:38 p.m. | | Clinton accuses Trump of making ‘degrading comments about Muslims’ Comments 0 Comments

Balloon hit power lines before crashing, killing 16

LOCKHART, Texas (AP) — A hot air balloon made contact with high-tension power lines before crashing into a pasture in Central Texas, killing all 16 on ...

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Posted: jul. 31, 2016 9:38 p.m. | | Balloon hit power lines  before crashing, killing 16 Comments 0 Comments

Court rules for middle school, officer in teen’s burp arrest

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld the petty misdemeanor arrest of an Albuquerque student accused of repeatedly disrupting his middle-school class ...

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Court rules for middle school, officer in teen’s burp arrest

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld the petty misdemeanor arrest of an Albuquerque student accused of repeatedly disrupting his middle-school class ...

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Posted: jul. 31, 2016 9:38 p.m. | | Court rules for middle school, officer in teen’s burp arrest Comments 0 Comments

States’ flag-burning laws unconstitutional

URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Champaign County State’s Attorney Julia Rietz had just finished walking in a July 4th parade when her assistant told her a ...

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Posted: jul. 31, 2016 9:37 p.m. | | States’ flag-burning laws unconstitutional Comments 0 Comments

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