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  • Debate field is set: Trump, Bush in; Santorum, Fiorina out

    CLEVELAND – Billionaire businessman Donald Trump has scored the top spot for Thursday night's leadoff debate of the 2016 presidential race, joined by ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 5:10 pm
  • Tax filing problems could jeopardize health law aid for 1.8M

    WASHINGTON – About 1.8 million households that got financial help for health insurance under President Barack Obama's law now have issues with their t ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 1:55 pm
  • Hunters in Africa say they have a role in conservation

    JOHANNESBURG – In 1909-10, Theodore Roosevelt headed a Smithsonian hunting and trapping expedition in Africa that included colleagues who prepared the ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • U.S. manufacturing growth slows in July

    WASHINGTON – U.S. factories were a little less busy last month.The Institute for Supply Management's ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 12:40 pm
  • U.S. auto sales strong in July on SUV, luxury demand

    DETROIT – Summer deals and big demand for SUVs and luxury vehicles kept U.S. auto sales strong in July.
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 8:32 am
  • Who wins and loses under Obama's stricter power plant limits

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is mandating even steeper greenhouse gas cuts from U.S. power plants than previously expected, while granting stat ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 8:31 am
  • U.S. consumer spending edges up in June

    WASHINGTON – Consumer spending in June rose by the smallest amount in four months as shoppers cut back on purchases of cars and other big-ticket items ...
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 8:29 am
  • French police disperse of migrants at Channel Tunnel

    COQUELLES, France – French riot police have sprayed migrants with a chemical irritant as they tried to storm the Channel Tunnel, and the British and F ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Zimbabwe: 2nd American illegally hunted lion

    HARARE, Zimbabwe – Now there are two: Zimbabwe accused a Pennsylvania doctor on Sunday of illegally killing a lion in April, adding to the outcry over ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Most picky eating harmless but it can signal emotional woes

    CHICAGO – Parents of picky eaters take heart: New research suggests the problem is rarely worth fretting over, although in a small portion of kids it ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Challenger, Columbia wreckage on public display for 1st time

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – NASA is offering up wreckage from the Challenger and Columbia for public view after hiding it from the world for decades.
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Hitchhiking robot's cross-country trip in U.S. ends in Philly

    PHILADELPHIA – A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S.
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • Ferguson spurs 40 new state measures; activists want more

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – When a white Ferguson policeman fatally shot a black 18-year-old nearly a year ago, the St. Louis suburb erupted in violent prot ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • Obama rule for plants to compel emissions cuts

    WASHINGTON – Aiming to jolt the rest of the world to action, President Barack Obama moved ahead Sunday with tougher greenhouse gas cuts on American po ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • U.S., Egypt resume formal security talks with Kerry visit

    CAIRO – Despite persistent human rights concerns, the United States on Sunday resumed formal security talks with Egypt that were last held six years a ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 10:38 pm
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