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WASHINGTON (AP) — Just after a midterm election that was driven by voters' anxiety about the U.S. economy, the government is likely Friday to report the latest strong monthly job gain. Employers are expected to have added 230,000 jobs in October, according to economists surveyed...
One side was euphoric, the other dismayed, but both foes and supporters of same-sex marriage swiftly turned their attention to the U.S. Supreme Court after an against-the-grain appeals court ruling upheld bans or restrictions on gay marriage in four states. The 2-1 ruling...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Seven decades after his plane was lost on Greenland's ice cap, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy is honoring the pilot, an alumnus who volunteered for several daring rescue missions during World War II before the one that killed him and two other U.S. service...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Lawyers for one of three Afghan military officers facing deportation after sneaking away from a military training exercise in Massachusetts said he was improperly denied entry into Canada when he arrived at the border seeking refugee status. Capt. Mohammad...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho Army National Guard helicopter crashed Thursday night during a training mission, killing the two people aboard, the military said. National Guard spokesman Col. Tim Marsano confirmed the deaths of the two male pilots but did not release any details...
One side was euphoric, the other dismayed, but both foes and supporters of same-sex marriage swiftly turned their attention to the U.S. Supreme Court after an against-the-grain appeals court ruling upheld bans or restrictions on gay marriage in four states. The 2-1 ruling...
In Barrow, Alaska, it all begins with a euphoric voice over a crackling radio: "Hey, hey, hey!" The signal from an Inupiat whaling captain in a tiny boat on the grey waters of the Chukchi Sea is heard in nearly every home of this frozen town as far north as you can go in the...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho National Guard spokesman says the two crew members are dead after their Army National Guard helicopter crashed Thursday night in Boise. Col. Tim Marsano confirmed the deaths but did not release any details on the two pilots. He says the cause of the...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Clicking on the website 4chan's "random," or "/b/" subsection will take you to a place very far from the polished vacation photos on Instagram and the adorable baby snapshots on Facebook. Here, you might find close-ups of genitals, lots and lots of breasts,...