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Teen sells $1M in custom socks

SHERWOOD, Ore. (AP) — Seventeen-year-old Oregon resident Brennan Agranoff spends his days going to school, doing chores and running his custom-design sock business.

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Trump heads into tough week over budget, health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is heading into one of the most challenging weeks of his presidency, juggling a renewed health care push and a ...

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Posted: apr. 23, 2017 8:55 p.m. | | Trump heads into tough week over budget, health care   Comments 0 Comments

Bloomberg to world leaders: Ignore Trump on climate

NEW YORK (AP) — New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg urged world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump’s lead on climate change and declared his ...

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Trump awards Purple Heart at Walter Reed hospital

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday awarded a Purple Heart to an Army sergeant recently wounded in Afghanistan, the first of many Trump ...

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Police ambush killer’s strategy to avoid death: Blame Dad

MILFORD, Pa. (AP) — As Eric Frein tries to avoid death row for ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers at their barracks, defense lawyers are suggesting ...

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Posted: apr. 23, 2017 8:54 p.m. | | Police ambush killer’s strategy to avoid death:  Blame Dad Comments 0 Comments

Study: Whale and boat collisions is more common

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A group of marine scientists says collisions of whales and boats off of the New England coast may be more common than ...

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Posted: apr. 23, 2017 8:54 p.m. | | Study: Whale and boat collisions  is more common Comments 0 Comments

Burt Reynolds makes rare public appearance at film festival

NEW YORK (AP) — Robert De Niro helped Burt Reynolds onto the red carpet for the Tribeca Film Festival premiere of his new movie “Dog Years ...

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Posted: apr. 23, 2017 8:32 p.m. | | Burt Reynolds makes rare public appearance at  film festival Comments 0 Comments

Future of revamped health care bill remains dubious

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday downplayed the significance of pushing Republican health care legislation through the House next week, a retreat from more ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 10:51 p.m. | | Future of revamped health care  bill remains  dubious Comments 0 Comments

Judge orders Metro to rehire mechanic who falsified logs

WASHINGTON (AP) — A judge has ordered that a Washington subway system mechanic who was fired after a fatal accident in January 2015 should be rehired.

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 10:51 p.m. | | Judge orders Metro to rehire mechanic who falsified logs Comments 0 Comments

Bye-bye, & here’s your check: Golden exit for the departed

NEW YORK (AP) — Don’t let the vault door hit you on the way out.

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Trump Jr.’s prairie dog hunt in Montana prompts backlash

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Donald Trump Jr. will be targeting more than just Montana’s Republican voters on Friday and Saturday when he helps Greg Gianforte ...

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Trump tells young immigrants in US illegally to ‘rest easy’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Young immigrants brought to the U.S. as children and now here illegally can “rest easy,” President Donald Trump said Friday, telling the ...

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Justice Dept. warns sanctuary cities in immigration fight

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration intensified its threats to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to comply with federal immigration authorities, warning nine ...

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US Treasury rejects Exxon Mobil request to drill in Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has rejected a request from Exxon Mobil to waive U.S. sanctions against Russia to allow the company to resume ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 7:41 p.m. | | US Treasury  rejects Exxon  Mobil request  to drill in Russia Comments 0 Comments

Fists, faith & Rock Ministries

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — You can hear the man from the stairs. He calls out “Xanny! Percs!” as the El above him pulls away. He is thin ...

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Ivanka will donate book proceeds to charity

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump said Thursday she is donating proceeds from her upcoming book to charity, with the first grants going to the National Urban ...

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Buyer wanted: Tiny Oregon town for sale

TILLER, Ore. (AP) — In the tiny, dying timber town of Tiller, the old cliche is true. If you blink, you might actually miss it.

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 1:16 a.m. | | Buyer wanted:  Tiny Oregon  town for sale Comments 0 Comments

Coin toss decides winner of small Illinois village election

MARION, Ill. (AP) — The flip of a coin on Thursday decided the next leader of a tiny town in southern Illinois after an election earlier ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 1:15 a.m. | | Coin toss decides winner of small  Illinois village election Comments 0 Comments

FDA further restricts pain medication use in kids

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — U.S. regulators are strengthening warnings about the dangers of two types of powerful painkillers due to risks of slowed breathing ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2017 10:59 p.m. | | FDA further  restricts pain  medication  use in kids Comments 0 Comments

New ‘delicioso’ postage stamps dedicated to Latino cuisine

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — From the kitchen table to the mail, the U.S. Postal Service on Thursday recognized the influence of Latino foods and ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2017 10:03 p.m. | | New ‘delicioso’  postage stamps  dedicated to  Latino cuisine Comments 0 Comments

Trump budget chief: Spending bill must have money for wall

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House budget director Mick Mulvaney says that Democratic negotiators on a massive spending bill need to agree to fund top priorities of ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2017 10:02 p.m. | | Trump budget chief: Spending bill must have money for wall Comments 0 Comments

Arkansas set to execute first murderer since 2005

VARNER, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas was poised Thursday to carry out its first execution since 2005 after three other lethal injections planned by the end of ...

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White House pushes uncertain bid to revive health care bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager for a victory, the White House expressed confidence Thursday that a breakthrough on the mired Republican health care bill could be achieved ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2017 10:02 p.m. | | White House pushes uncertain bid to  revive health care bill Comments 0 Comments

Pence: ‘Era of strategic patience is over’

PANMUNJOM, South Korea (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence declared Monday the “era of strategic patience is over” with North Korea, expressing impatience with ...

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Posted: apr. 16, 2017 11:16 p.m. | | Pence: ‘Era of strategic patience is over’ Comments 0 Comments

Arkansas fights to begin executions

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Lawyers for the state of Arkansas faced fights on multiple legal fronts Monday to begin a series of double executions before ...

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Professor sues Wal- Mart over ‘clean toilets’ description

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Montana State University professor is suing Wal-Mart for libel after he says an employee at the Bozeman store listed his occupation ...

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Posted: apr. 16, 2017 10:47 p.m. | | Professor sues Wal- Mart over ‘clean toilets’ description Comments 0 Comments

Roadside memorials a tricky matter for mourners, officials

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — As roadside memorials become more common on roadways in the wake of fatal crashes, efforts to regulate these makeshift sites can ...

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Posted: apr. 16, 2017 10:45 p.m. | | Roadside memorials a tricky  matter for mourners, officials Comments 0 Comments

Last Doolittle Raider, 101, recalls attack

CINCINNATI (AP) — At age 101, retired Lt. Col. Dick Cole says his memories are vivid of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders mission that helped change the ...

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Posted: apr. 16, 2017 10:44 p.m. | | Last Doolittle Raider, 101, recalls attack Comments 0 Comments

Neil Gorsuch sworn in to restore conservative tilt

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Neil Gorsuch took his place in history Monday as the newest addition on the bench of the Supreme Court, restoring a narrow ...

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Posted: apr. 10, 2017 8:21 p.m. | | Neil Gorsuch sworn in to restore conservative tilt Comments 0 Comments

Alabama governor resigns, pleads guilty to misdemeanors

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley resigned Monday rather than face impeachment and pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor campaign violations that arose during an ...

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Posted: apr. 10, 2017 8:20 p.m. | | Alabama governor  resigns, pleads guilty  to misdemeanors Comments 0 Comments

County considers special tax for Trump’s Mar- a-Lago visits

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Commissioners in a Florida county are so tired of spending money on President Donald Trump’s frequent visits to his ...

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Posted: apr. 10, 2017 8:20 p.m. | | County considers special tax for  Trump’s Mar- a-Lago visits Comments 0 Comments

Video of passenger getting dragged off flight sparks uproar

CHICAGO (AP) — Video of police officers dragging a passenger from an overbooked United Airlines flight sparked an uproar Monday on social media, but United’s ...

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Oregon set to shield pot user data from US officials

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon state lawmakers who fear heightened marijuana enforcement by federal agents overwhelmingly approved Monday a proposal to protect pot users from having ...

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States debate tuition break for students in US illegally

NEW YPRK (AP) — Twenty states already offer cheaper in-state college tuition to students who are in the United States illegally. Legislation making its way through ...

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NY makes tuition free — with catch

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — There’s a big string attached to New York’s free middle-class college tuition initiative: Students must stay in the state ...

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Trump says US stands ready to act alone on North Korea

POTOMAC FALLS, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump says that the United States is prepared to act alone if China does not take a tougher stand ...

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Posted: apr. 02, 2017 8:07 p.m. | | Trump says US stands ready to act alone on North Korea Comments 0 Comments

Scientists see expansion of US grizzly bear habitat

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Grizzly bears continue to expand their range amid an ongoing effort to turn over management of the bears from the U.S ...

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Posted: apr. 02, 2017 8:07 p.m. | | Scientists see expansion of US grizzly bear habitat Comments 0 Comments

Some balk as Seattle seeks to spend more on homeless

SEATTLE (AP) — Sixteen months after he declared a state of emergency on homelessness, Seattle’s mayor is asking voters in this liberal, affluent city for ...

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Posted: mar. 27, 2017 12:20 a.m. | | Some balk as Seattle seeks  to spend more on homeless Comments 0 Comments

Now what? Options for consumers in flux as health law drama fades

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — As the political drama over health care legislation in Washington fades, the rest of the country faces a more immediate concern ...

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Posted: mar. 26, 2017 6:50 p.m. | | Now what? Options for consumers in flux as health law drama fades Comments 0 Comments

46 dogs saved from being used for food

NEW YORK (AP) — Forty-six dogs were flown to New York from South Korea after being rescued at a farm where they were to be slaughtered ...

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Wall proposal faces many obstacles

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has now laid out exactly what he wants in the “big, beautiful wall” that he’s promised to build on ...

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Blaming conservatives for failure, Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace former President Barack Obama’s health ...

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Brown vows to fight border wall

WASHINGTON (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown likened President Donald Trump to a strongman whose goal of walling off the U.S.-Mexico border conjures other ...

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Accelerated executions: Arkansas plans eight over 10-days

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — After nearly a dozen years without an execution, Arkansas is racing to put eight men to death next month over a ...

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Trump to GOP: Pass health care bill or seal your fate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Time for talk running out, President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned wavering House Republicans that their jobs were on the line in next ...

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Posted: mar. 21, 2017 6:50 p.m. | | Trump to GOP:  Pass health care bill  or seal your fate Comments 0 Comments

Man errantly texted DA about drug swap

EDWARDSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a man mistakenly sent a text message to a Pennsylvania prosecutor indicating that he wanted to trade marijuana for heroin.

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Cops: Cocaine trafficker lived in public housing for elderly

TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) — A 74-year-old Massachusetts man living in public housing for the elderly faces drug trafficking charges after police say they found cocaine valued ...

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Posted: mar. 21, 2017 6:49 p.m. | | Cops: Cocaine trafficker lived in public housing  for elderly Comments 0 Comments

No promises and no one above law, Supreme Court pick says

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch declared Tuesday he’s made no promises to Donald Trump or anyone else about how he’ll vote ...

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Posted: mar. 21, 2017 6:42 p.m. | | No promises and no  one above law,  Supreme Court pick says Comments 0 Comments

Trump signs NASA bill for Mars

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed legislation Tuesday adding human exploration of Mars to NASA’s mission. Could sending Congress into space be next?

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Halfway house officials paid for alcohol, strip club

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials at a southern Ohio halfway house illegally spent thousands of taxpayer dollars on alcohol, hotels, travel costs for family members and ...

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