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  • Oakley's arrest lowest point in his falling out with Knicks

    NEW YORK –Charles Oakley maintains he did nothing wrong before he was surrounded by Madison Square Garden security officials.
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 12:07 am
  • Northeast starts to dig out from its biggest storm of season

    BOSTON – The Northeast is digging out from a winter storm that dumped a foot or more of snow along the New York-to-Boston corridor, forced the cancell ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 12:05 am
  • White House adviser 'counseled' after brand promotion

    WASHINGTON – The White House has “counseled” a top aide to President Donald Trump after she promoted Ivanka Trump’s fashion line during a national cab ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Federal appeals court refuses to reinstate Trump travel ban

    SAN FRANCISCO – A federal appeals court refused Thursday to reinstate President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nation ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • 'Go buy Ivanka's stuff:' Kellyanne Conway in ethical hot water after comments on Nordstrom, Ivanka Trump

    NEW YORK – The White House has "counseled" a top aide to President Donald Trump after she promoted Ivanka Trump's fashion line during a national cable ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 2:59 pm
  • Rancorous Senate 'silencing' gives Warren a national boost

    WASHINGTON – The turbulent national debate over race, gender and free speech consumed the normally staid Senate on Wednesday after the GOP majority vo ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 12:15 am
  • Permission granted to finish pipeline

    CANNON BALL, N.D. – The Army on Wednesday granted the developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline formal permission to lay pipe under a Missouri River ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 12:13 am
  • Trump slams courts; Supreme Court nominee hits back

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump on Wednesday slammed the court that is deliberating his immigration and refugee executive order as being “so polit ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 12:19 am
  • GOP lawmakers around the U.S. push for restrictions on voting

    CONCORD, N.H. – As President Donald Trump hurls unfounded allegations of colossal fraud in last fall's election, lawmakers in at least 20 mostly Repub ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Chicken farmers: Processors treating them like servants

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Former chicken farmers in five states have filed a federal lawsuit accusing a handful of giant poultry processing companies that do ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 12:09 am
  • Wallendas among 5 tightrope walkers injured in fall

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Five circus performers were seriously injured in a fall Wednesday when a pyramid stunt involving famed tightrope walker Nik Wal ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 12:09 am
  • 3 face murder charges in 1993 Los Angeles apartment fire

    LOS ANGELES – Two middle-aged gang members and a woman accused of setting a deadly Los Angeles fire 24 years ago to get even with an apartment manager ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:00 pm
  • Army to allow completion of Dakota Access oil pipeline

    BISMARCK, N.D. – The Army said Tuesday that it will allow the $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline to cross under a Missouri River reservoir in Nor ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 10:57 pm
  • Irwin Corey, the king of comedic confusion, dies at 102

    NEW YORK – Irwin Corey, the wild-haired comedian and actor known for his improvisational riffs and nonsensical style who billed himself as "The World' ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 10:52 pm
  • Warren violates arcane rule, sparking Senate dustup

    WASHINGTON – Sen. Elizabeth Warren has earned a rare rebuke by the Senate for quoting Coretta Scott King on the Senate floor.
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 10:35 pm
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