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ELLENSBURG, Wash. (AP) — In a heavily irrigated Washington valley where fish, crops and people often compete for water, biologists are turning to one of nature's best engineers to help restore streams and salmon habitat. Landowners typically trap or kill beavers that block...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI investigated threats of violence made against Malcolm Glazer and his family around the time the late owner of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers was acquiring English soccer club Manchester United, according to newly released documents. Glazer, a self-made...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gay and lesbian couples are getting legally married in the South for the first time, crossing a threshold into a conservative region that long stood united against same-sex marriage. The U.S. Supreme Court's decision Monday to turn away appeals from a...
The Supreme Court declined to hear a set of appeals on gay marriage, in one fell swoop effectively raising the number of states where the practice is legal from 19 to 30, in addition to Washington, D.C. Here's the legal status of gay marriage in all 50 states: ___ WHERE GAY...
NEW YORK (AP) — Public hospitals in New York City are concerned enough about Ebola that they've secretly been sending actors with mock symptoms into emergency rooms to test how good the triage staff is at identifying and isolating possible cases. A small hospital in the Ohio...
NEW YORK (AP) — Public hospitals in New York City are concerned enough about Ebola that they've secretly been sending actors with mock symptoms into emergency rooms to test how good the triage staff is at identifying and isolating possible cases. A small hospital in the Ohio...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's largest utility released an email Monday saying the state's top regulator privately asked the company to donate more than $1 million to support an environmental ballot initiative, and a separate $100,000 to a celebration of the utility...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's largest utility released an email Monday saying the state's top regulator privately asked the company to donate more than $1 million to support an environmental ballot initiative, and a separate $100,000 to a celebration of the utility...
SELBYVILLE, Del. (AP) — Authorities say a 4-year-old girl in Delaware passed out packets of heroin she found in her mother's backpack to her day care mates, thinking they contained candy. The Delaware State Police said in a news release that the girl found the bags Monday in a...