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Colorado issuing driver's licenses to immigrants
DENVER (AP) -- Colorado will begin issuing driver's licenses and identification cards to immigrants Friday regardless of their legal status, underscoring a sea change in a state that less than a decade ago passed strict immigration enforcement laws....

Plans underway to retrieve Americans with Ebola
NEW YORK (AP) -- Plans are underway to bring back the two American aid workers sick with Ebola from Africa....

WWI aviation still alive at aerodrome in New York
RHINEBECK, N.Y. (AP) -- There's still a place where buzzing biplanes swoop in pursuit of German triplanes, where pilots in open cockpits let their scarves flutter in the wind....

Rep. Cantor to resign from House seat in August
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- After a stunning primary election loss, former Majority Leader Eric Cantor said Friday that he will resign his seat in the House of Representatives months earlier than expected....

Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Repair crews on Thursday were shoring up a giant hole in the middle of Sunset Boulevard caused by a ruptured pipe, as officials at the water-logged University of California, Los Angeles, continued to assess damage from the 20 million gallons that inundated the campus....

Colorado panel considers new look for edible pot
GOLDEN, Colo. (AP) -- Edible marijuana comes with all kinds of warning labels in Colorado. But once those pot brownies and gummy bears are out of the package, they can look identical to straight-laced treats....

Defense grills witness in ex-Virginia gov's trial
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A defense lawyer is attacking the credibility of the key witness in the corruption trial of Virginia's former governor and his wife....

Florida preserve brings wolves, people together
CHIPLEY, Fla. (AP) -- At Seacrest Wolf Preserve in northern Florida, billed as the largest such facility in the Southeast, owners Cynthia and Wayne Watkins say they raise their wolves to become accustomed to humans - and for a $25 fee, they even let visitors mingle with a wolf pack....

Ginsburg: Court right to void clinic buffer zones
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is defending a rare Supreme Court decision that put her at odds with women's rights groups....

Opponents offer 2 alternatives to Corcoran breakup
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Opponents of a plan to break up Washington's nearly 150-year-old Corcoran Gallery of Art presented two alternatives in court this week to preserve the independent museum and art school as a judge considers its proposed merger with two larger institutions....

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