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NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is taking early steps toward launching a independent campaign for president, seeing a potential path to the White House amid the rise of Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders. The billionaire media executive,...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The third of four people accused of smuggling teens into the U.S. and keeping them as virtual slave laborers at an Ohio egg farm has pleaded guilty to charges. More than a year after federal agents raided a dilapidated trailer park and rescued 10 young...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A massive winter storm isn't just dumping snow on the eastern United States, it's raising flood waters in communities up and down the Atlantic Coast. In New Jersey, a restaurant owner says he's stuck in his building because of flood waters. Jason Pelligrini...
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush unleashed a fury of criticism against Donald Trump on Saturday before imploring New Hampshire voters to forgo the billionaire businessman in the state's Feb. 9 primary. "You have a chance to reshape this whole primary," Bush told...
Millions of people in the U.S. are enduring a weekend storm hammering the East Coast, where some places will see more than 2 feet of snow by the time it ends. High winds and snow stranded drivers on highways in states including Kentucky and Pennsylvania, canceled thousands of...
NEW YORK (AP) — The building looks like a modern art painting come to life, all angles and edges, with concrete walls that can look bluish or grayish or whitish, or some combination of the three. It would be an unusual structure in any setting, but none more than the fairly...
WASHINGTON (AP) — As the first voting nears in the presidential race, most Americans have little to no confidence in the federal government to confront what they see as the country's most important priorities, according to a national survey. The Associated Press-NORC Center for...
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — What was supposed to be a relaxing weekend in Tennessee for Alexx and Kate Bragg turned into a grueling night of frozen gridlock along one of the country's busiest interstate highways. Hundreds of drivers were stuck on I-75 overnight after a massive winter...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — When the California Legislature passed the state's first comprehensive medical marijuana regulations in September, pot advocates hoped the move heralded a new era of trust in their often-tumultuous relationship with wary local officials and police. So...