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SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the recapture of two inmates who escaped from a Northern California jail (all times local): 9:00 p.m. A second fugitive inmate who last week escaped from a county jail in California by rappelling down with a bedsheet has been re-arrested...
WASHINGTON (AP) — "Made in the same factory as peanuts." ''May contain traces of tree nuts." A new report says the hodgepodge of warnings that a food might accidentally contain a troublesome ingredient is confusing to people with food allergies, and calls for a makeover. Foods...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government is expected to forgive at least $108 billion in student loan debt as part of popular plans that tie repayment to borrowers' earnings, congressional investigators said Wednesday. The Government Accountability Office reviewed income-driven...
NEW YORK (AP) — Giving Tuesday, a 5-year-old phenomenon aimed at encouraging online charitable giving, produced record-shattering donations this week, according to two organizations which tracked the flow of gifts. The 92nd Street Y in New York City, credited for launching the...
PHOENIX (AP) — The weekend death of a Guatemalan woman who became ill at a detention center in Arizona with the most in-custody immigrant deaths in the U.S. is another example of inadequate care and poor practices at the privately run site, advocates for immigrants said this...
CODY, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park's superintendent has predicted the number of park visitors will keep growing after two straight years of record attendance but said park personnel are prepared for the challenge. "We have seen a steady growth and over the long term it...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration has announced a final rule prohibiting smoking in public housing developments nationwide. The Department of Housing and Urban Development says more than 228,000 public housing units are already smoke-free. The rule HUD announced...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University (all times local): 2:15 p.m. The FBI says a Somali-born student who carried out a car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University may have been inspired by the Islamic State group along with a...
DETROIT (AP) — The Obama administration has decided not to change government fuel economy requirements for cars and light trucks despite protests from automakers. The decision means that automakers, at least for now, will still have to meet strict fuel economy requirements and...