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  • Donald Trump: 2nd Amendment may be the way to block Hillary Clinton's judicial picks

    WILMINGTON, N.C. – Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that if Hillary Clinton is able to pick federal judges as president, nothing could be done to protec ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 4:05 pm
  • Facebook hates ad blockers so much it now blocks them

    NEW YORK – Facebook is blocking ad blockers on the desktop version of its service, saying well-made, relevant ads can be "useful."  
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 3:10 pm
  • Hillary Clinton sued by parents of 2 killed in Benghazi attacks

    WASHINGTON – The parents of two Americans killed in attacks in Benghazi, Libya, say in a lawsuit that Hillary Clinton is responsible for the deaths of ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 11:04 am
  • Hurt by the Delta outage? Here's what you can do

    NEW YORK – If you're one of the people left stranded by Delta's outage, you have options.The airline ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 11:03 am
  • Police: Kansas boy suffered fatal neck injury on waterslide

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A Kansas waterslide billed as the world's tallest remained off-limits Monday as authorities pressed to figure out how a state lawma ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Nearly 10 square miles burn in latest California wildfire

    CRESTLINE, Calif.– Smoke plumes roiling from flaming ridges of the San Bernardino Mountains blew all the way across the Mojave Desert to Las Vegas as ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Revamping economic plan, Donald Trump vows tax cuts to 'jumpstart' U.S.

    DETROIT – Trying to turn the page after a tumultuous campaign stretch, Donald Trump unleashed a blistering attack Monday on Hillary Clinton's approach ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 2:24 pm
  • Delta resumes some service after hours of global outage

    LONDON – Delta Air Lines canceled around 427 flights Monday after its computer systems crashed worldwide, stranding thousands of passengers on a busy ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 12:56 pm
  • Iran executes nuclear scientist who was convicted of spying

    TEHRAN, Iran – Iran executed a nuclear scientist convicted of spying for the United States, an official said Sunday, acknowledging for the first time ...
    Aug. 7, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Trump hoping his speech on economy steadies campaign

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump is trying to shift from a disastrous stretch of his presidential campaign to one focused on policy and party unity. But even ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • Adam Peaty's grandmother swimming at fast pace on Twitter

    LONDON – Every athlete should have a fan as devoted as #OlympicNan.The grandmother of British swimme ...
    Aug. 7, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • AP FACT CHECK: Hillary Clinton's new email clarifications

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton asserted Friday that FBI Director James Comey said she was truthful in her statements to investigators about her private ...
    Aug. 6, 2016 - 8:44 am
  • Jenkins: Rio has given all it can; IOC owes something back

    RIO DE JANEIRO – You can see what a triumph the Rio Olympics might be, as you laze beneath a jucara palm and stare sleepified across the city’s opal-t ...
    Aug. 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Drinking dad charged in hot-car deaths of his twin toddlers

    CARROLLTON, Ga. – Police charged a father with manslaughter Friday in the deaths of his 15-month-old twin girls, alleging that he had been drinking be ...
    Aug. 6, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • DC-area mayor faces drug charges after meth-for-sex sting

    FAIRFAX, Va. – A three-term northern Virginia mayor was arrested on drug charges after he tried to trade two grams of methamphetamine for sex acts in ...
    Aug. 6, 2016 - 12:04 am
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