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  • Bribery case kicks off vs. Utah attorneys general

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 2:42 am
    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Two former Utah attorneys general will appear in court on bribery charges Wednesday, kicking off what legal experts say is a complex case that could take years to resolve as lawyers... Read more...
  • EPA hears praise, criticism of new air rules

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 2:30 am
    DENVER (AP) -- To retired coal miner Stanley Sturgill, the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed rules limiting pollution from power plants doesn't do enough to protect the public's health.Sturgill,... Read more...
  • UCLA wades through damages from pipe flooding

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 2:12 am
    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The quiet summer campus of UCLA found itself suddenly steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some eight million gallons, stranding people in parking... Read more...
  • Ex-governor's corruption trial focuses on marriage

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 2:06 am
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- When former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, were indicted on corruption charges in January, the couple stood together at a hastily called news conference to... Read more...
  • US appeals court blocks Mississippi abortion law

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 1:36 am
    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- Mississippi's governor and attorney general will have to decide whether to challenge a federal appeals court ruling that is keeping the state's only abortion clinic in business.A... Read more...
  • Last crew member of Enola Gay dies in Georgia

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 1:30 am
    ATLANTA (AP) -- The last surviving member of the crew that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima once said he thought the bombing was necessary because it shortened the war and eliminated the need for... Read more...
  • Poll: Americans cool to border-crossing children

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 1:30 am
    SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Americans are wary of granting refugee status to children crossing the U.S. border to flee strife-torn countries in Central America, and most in an Associated Press-GfK poll say the... Read more...
  • Senate likely to come up short on border bill

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 1:00 am
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- A bill to deal with the immigration surge at the border appears headed for procedural defeat in the Senate as lawmakers trade blame over their inaction on the crisis.Days ahead... Read more...
  • Processing issue delays bar exam submissions

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 12:42 am
    DALLAS (AP) -- Florida-based testing software provider ExamSoft Worldwide Inc. said a processing issue has caused delays for bar exam takers in multiple states who were submitting their answers.Some... Read more...
  • Shells hit UN school in Gaza, kill 15

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 12:24 am
    JEBALIYA REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israeli tank shells slammed into a crowded U.N. school sheltering Gaza war refugees Wednesday, killing 15 Palestinians and wounding 90 after tearing through... Read more...
  • Quotations in the News

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 12:06 am
    "It's not a new cold war." -- President Barack Obama, denying the U.S. and Europe are entering into Soviet-style standoff with Russia, despite the West's escalation of its actions against the Kremlin.___"We... Read more...
  • The man responsible for Hilton's grand turnaround

    Wednesday, Jul 30, 12:06 am
    McLEAN, Va. (AP) -- Nearly every weekend, Chris Nassetta is cooking in his family's oversized kitchen, outfitted with two commercial-grade refrigerators, three sinks and a deep fryer.These aren't... Read more...
  • Japan practices amphibious landing in Hawaii

    Tuesday, Jul 29, 11:54 pm
    KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) -- Japan has been practicing storming beaches with the U.S. and other countries in Hawaii this month. The amphibious landing exercises, which are relatively new to Japan's military,... Read more...
  • 5 things to know about child sex trafficking

    Tuesday, Jul 29, 11:30 pm
    The 168 minors rescued last month during a nationwide FBI crackdown on child sex trafficking included juveniles who never had been reported missing in the first place. It's a population that law enforcement... Read more...
  • How the AP-GfK poll was conducted

    Tuesday, Jul 29, 11:18 pm
    The Associated Press-GfK poll on immigration was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications July 24-28. It is based on online interviews of 1,044 adults who are members of GfK's nationally... Read more...
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