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  • Kansas community tries to heal from shooting; bar to reopen

    OLATHE, Kan. – In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to "get out of my country," witnesses said, then opened fire in ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 9:37 am
  • Trump tower opens in Vancouver but the welcome isn’t warm

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia – The furies unleashed by Donald Trump’s rise to the U.S. presidency are shaking Vancouver, where a gleaming new Trump Int ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Cosby won’t face a barrage of accusers at his trial

    PHILADELPHIA – In a major break for Bill Cosby, a judge ruled Friday that just one of the comedian’s multitude of other accusers can testify at his tr ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Witnesses say bar gunman shouted ‘get out of my country’

    OLATHE, Kan. – In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to “get out of my country,” witnesses said, then opened fire in ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:07 am
  • White House defends contacts with FBI over Russia reports

    WASHINGTON – The White House on Friday defended chief of staff Reince Priebus against accusations he breached a government firewall when he asked FBI ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • Trump blasts media, anonymous sources

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump unloaded on the news media Friday for using anonymous sources – just hours after members of his own staff insisted ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • White House bars major news outlets from gaggle

    News organizations including the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, CNN and Politico were blocked from joining an informal, on the record White Ho ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 2:30 pm
  • 'No anonymous sources,' President Trump scolds – after White House uses them

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump escalated his criticism of the news media Friday, taking direct aim this time at the use of anonymous sources. Rep ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 11:55 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump considers 20 million people 'very few'

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said Friday that his predecessor's health care law covers "very few people" as he minimized the impact of replacin ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 11:35 am
  • Officials in legal pot state vow to fight federal crackdown

    WASHINGTON – Officials in Washington state, where recreational marijuana is legal, vow to fight any federal crackdown on the nascent industry after Wh ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:12 am
  • Official: Trump chief of staff Reince Priebus asked FBI to dispute Russia reports

    WASHINGTON – White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked a top FBI official to dispute media reports that President Donald Trump's campaign advise ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 8:10 am
  • California mayor 'deeply disturbed' over incident between cop and teen

    ANAHEIM, Calif. – Anaheim officials pressed for calm Thursday after a night of raucous protests that followed an incident in which an off-duty policem ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Indiana store sells winning $435 million Powerball ticket

    INDIANAPOLIS – The sole winning ticket for an estimated $435.3 million Powerball jackpot – the 10th largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history – was sold ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Out of power, Democrats hope to harness Trump resistance

    ATLANTA – Out of power and looking for a way forward, Democrats are hoping to harness the energy of an opposition movement that has flourished since P ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:48 pm
  • Dakota Access oil pipeline camp cleared of protesters

    CANNON BALL, N.D. – Authorities cleared a protest camp Thursday where opponents of the Dakota Access oil pipeline had gathered for the better part of ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:48 pm
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