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Atlantic City casino to train minority youths as workers

December 13, 2017

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Dominick White has a bleak but clear-eyed view of his Atlantic City home in a public housing project known for crime and drugs. more »»

Republican higher education bill clears first hurdle

December 13, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican legislation making its way through Congress goes after a number of key student loan subsidies and deductions, and critics say it could make college less affordable fo... more »»

Prosecutor says 3 soccer officials made fortune off bribes

December 13, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors in closing arguments at the first U.S. more »»

Bombing underscores NYC subway system's vulnerability

December 13, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — The crude pipe bomb that exploded beneath the streets of New York this week served as a chilling reminder of the vulnerability of the city's subway, a 24-hour-a-day operation with... more »»

Gossip editors face HR training after harassment allegations

December 13, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — The company that publishes Us Weekly, the National Enquirer and other gossip publications is hiring outside human resources experts to train its managers in "sexual harassment... more »»

Correction: Roman Polanski story

December 13, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a story Dec. 12 about Roman Polanski, The Associated Press reported erroneously that he is a native of Poland. more »»

Ex-polygamous sect leader gets nearly 5 years in fraud case

December 13, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A former polygamous sect leader was sentenced Wednesday to nearly five years in prison for his role in carrying out an elaborate food stamp fraud scheme and for escaping hom... more »»

Subway bombing suspect faces charges from his hospital bed

December 13, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — A Bangladeshi immigrant accused of setting off a pipe bomb in the New York subway system had his first court appearance on Wednesday via video from the hospital room where he is... more »»

After big Senate loss, what's next for firebrand Roy Moore?

December 13, 2017

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Roy Moore has now lost more statewide races than he's won in Alabama, including a Senate contest that seemed within reach. more »»

Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith named to fill Franken seat

December 13, 2017

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton appointed Lt. Gov. more »»

Rock Hall 2018 class: Nina Simone, Bon Jovi, the Moody Blues

December 13, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — Iconic singer Nina Simone and New Jersey rockers Bon Jovi lead the 2018 class of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, which includes four first-time nominees. more »»

Studies: Warming made Harvey's deluge 3 times more likely

December 13, 2017

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Global warming's fingerprints were all over the record rainfall from Hurricane Harvey this year, confirming what scientists suspected, according to new research. more »»

Crews gain on huge California fire but wind threat remains

December 13, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After announcing increased containment on one of the biggest wildfires in California history, officials warned that communities remain at risk and the threat could increase as... more »»

NTSB El Faro probe highlights maritime safety issues

December 13, 2017

While fateful decisions made by the captain of the doomed freighter El Faro were instrumental in the ship's sinking, federal investigators spread plenty of blame around and highlighted multiple... more »»

Sources: Minnesota governor picks Smith to replace Franken

December 13, 2017

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's governor has chosen Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to fill Sen. more »»

Gillibrand got a fight she wants after Trump's fiery tweet

December 13, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. more »»

Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate job

December 13, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — Al Franken is the Senate's dead man walking, still doing his day job despite his soon-to-be-gone status. more »»

Would-be suicide bomber in New York City faces court hearing

December 13, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — In less than 24 hours, authorities say a would-be suicide bomber's botched attack on a Manhattan transportation hub underneath Times Square became an open-and-shut case after a... more »»

In Alabama, an unusual alliance yields a Democratic upset

December 13, 2017

MONTGOMERY, Alabama (AP) — Democrat Doug Jones assembled an unusual Deep South alliance to claim a Senate seat Tuesday in Republican-dominated Alabama, combining strong turnout among... more »»

 
 
 

 

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