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Wildlife officials hunt for bear that killed mountain-biker
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Wildlife officials set traps, installed wilderness cameras and scouted the woods by helicopter Thursday for the bear that attacked and killed a U.S. Forest Service employee as he rode a mountain bike along a trail outside Glacier National Park....

'Active shooter' report at military base was false alarm
JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) -- The military base outside Washington where the presidential plane Air Force One is stationed was temporarily locked down Thursday after an "active shooter" report that turned out to be a false alarm....

Judge blocks Indiana genetic abnormality abortion law
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- A federal judge blocked an Indiana law Thursday that would have banned abortions sought because of a fetus' genetic abnormalities, saying that the state does not have the authority to limit a woman's reasons for ending a pregnancy....

Trump talks trade at shuttered NH factory
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) -- Republican Donald Trump talked trade at a shuttered New Hampshire factory on Thursday, putting a more personal spin on his vow to rip up the nation's trade deals and impose new tariffs in an effort to revive local manufacturing jobs....

Amid crisis, support grows for Puerto Rico statehood
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Porfirio Guerrero has grown increasingly frustrated as a decade-long recession has sapped business from his tailor shop in the Puerto Rican capital. He now feels the only way for the island to recover is to become a full-fledged part of the United States, a sentiment that is gaining force in the territory....

OBAMA LEGACY: Immigration stands as most glaring failure
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hours after the Supreme Court sent his immigration policy into legal limbo, President Barack Obama huddled around a long conference table in the Roosevelt Room with disappointed activists. The president looked out at familiar faces, some teary. It had been a long and tough fight, Obama said, and he had taken some beatings - even from supporters who "whupped on me good."...

Connecticut cops more likely to use stun guns on minorities
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Police in Connecticut were more likely to fire their stun guns at minorities than at whites in 2015 and more likely to shock Hispanics multiple times than shock other racial groups, according to an analysis released Thursday of the first statewide data of police stun gun use in the country....

Border agency clears employees in 4 shooting incidents
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection found that employees acted properly when they fired guns in four incidents dating back to 2012 - including two that left two people dead....

California governor denies parole for ex-Mexican Mafia chief
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Gov. Jerry Brown again blocked parole Thursday for a former leader of the Mexican Mafia prison gang who now helps law enforcement, discounting claims that the double murderer intended to enter the federal witness protection program....

A look at wildfires burning across the US West
A look at wildfires burning in the West and the aftermath of earlier blazes:...

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Local governments spent BP money with abandon
Civil War celebrations stir controversy
States' attempts to resist health care reform
A look at extremist attacks on the U.S. government
Gun law changes across the U.S.
A look inside the Statue of Liberty
A look around the Statue of Liberty
A look at Guantanamo's history
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Texas abortions fell sharply under law Supreme Court voided

Oklahoma skydiver safe after parachute malfunction

A look at wildfires burning across the US West

Judge's ruling still awaited on Mississippi gay-marriage law

10 Things to Know for Friday

Family of Austin teen killed by police sues city, ex-officer

CDC: System inadequate to stop amoeba at whitewater center

Illinois governor signs bill ensuring schools stay open and providing colleges and social services money for 6 months

California attorney general subpoenas refiners on gas prices

California governor denies parole for ex-Mexican Mafia chief


 

 

 



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