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WASHINGTON (AP) — It's just a trickle now, but some Republicans are urging people to back GOP congressional candidates because they'd constrain Hillary Clinton's agenda should she be elected president this November. Republicans don't want to be blamed for prematurely giving up...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Protectors of Maine's image as Vacationland — an identity so dear that it's on the state's license plates — want to make sure their outspoken governor doesn't turn off tourists. The concern over Republican Gov. Paul LePage has cropped up among people who...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton told the FBI she relied on the judgments of her staff not to send emails containing classified information to the private email account she relied on as secretary of state, adding that she was unclear about a classification marking on official...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton relied on the judgments of her staff and others not to illegally send emails containing classified information to her private email server, and told FBI investigators she was unclear about a classification marking on...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two Pakistani military helicopters are planning to search Saturday morning for a pair well-known Utah climbers missing on an icy mountain. Jonathan Thesenga of Black Diamond Equipment said Friday it's the first time the weather has cleared enough for...
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities arrested an 18-year-old southern Illinois man who they allege had communicated with an unspecified terrorist group about a plan to an attack on at least one area location. Keaun L. Cook, of Godfrey, was arrested Wednesday on preliminary...
SOUTHWEST RANCHES, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a South Florida man who is a former police officer drew a gun on a driver when he pulled into the man's driveway to play "Pokemon Go." Citing a police report, The SunSentinel ( http://bit.ly/2bY2y0M ) reports that 26-year-old Jawad...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Subway's former pitchman imprisoned for child pornography and sex abuse is arguing in a court filing that the parents of one of his female victims are to blame for what he describes as her "destructive behaviors." Jared Fogle's motion filed Thursday in U.S...
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Brock Turner, whose six-month sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman at Stanford University sparked national outcry, has been released from jail after serving half his term. The one-time Olympic hopeful swimmer walked out the main entrance...