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WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are united on repealing President Barack Obama's health care law, but ideologically and practically speaking, they're in different camps over replacing it. Getting the factions together won't be easy. Some Republicans would revise and rebrand "...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comedian and actor Ricky Harris, who had a recurring role in Chris Rock's "Everybody Hates Chris" sitcom and voiced several characters that appeared in Hip Hop albums, died Monday. He was 54. A cause was not immediately available but Harris' manager, Cindy...
CHICAGO (AP) — The fury of the winter storm that swept into the northern Great Plains on Christmas Day weakened heading into Tuesday, but thousands remained without power in the Dakotas and Michigan. High winds and drifting snow continued to make travel hazardous in the Dakotas...
SEATTLE (AP) — On a recent snowshoeing trip on Mount Rainier, Nancy Spears brought her cellphone along but was happy not to have coverage: It gave her time to connect with her snowy surroundings rather than her social media accounts. Spotty or no cellular service has been the...
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Police evacuated a suburban Denver mall Monday after an arrest led to hundreds of young people converging on the site, with several fights breaking out, authorities said. No one was seriously injured but five juveniles were arrested during the disturbance at...
NEW YORK (AP) — Police are searching for three thieves with a taste for designer clothing who stole more than $1 million dollars' worth of fur from a store on Manhattan's upscale Madison Avenue. The theft occurred on Christmas Eve after one of the suspects threw a brick through...
NEW YORK (AP) — The sight of two men holding hands is far from uncommon, but a mural of two men doing just that is showing up in an unusual place — on the walls of a new subway station in New York City. That depiction of love between gay men is a rarity in public art, experts...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's Senate president faced an uncertain wait for a new kidney until one day a longtime friend and local judge surprised him, telling him that he had been cleared to donate one of his kidneys. New Haven Superior Court Judge Brian Fischer told...
BEACHWOOD, Ohio (AP) — Fights have broken out at malls around the country, sending post-holiday shoppers scrambling for the exits. No one was seriously injured in the mall melees Monday night, which during the panic, also prompted numerous false reports of gunfire. Police in...