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 2019-05-22 19:45 

Washington Times

Man fatally shot at light rail station in St. Louis County...

PAGEDALE, Mo. (AP) - St. Louis County police are searching for the gunman who killed a man in broad daylight at a MetroLink light rail station. Police Sgt. Benjamin Granda says the shooting happened just before noon Wednesday at St. Charles Rock Road in P...

 2019-05-22 19:45 

Washington Times

Iowa official charged with being drunk and armed at meeting...

FOREST CITY, Iowa (AP) - Winnebago County supervisor and former NFL defensive lineman Mike Stensrud faces misdemeanor charges after police say he showed up drunk and armed at a board meeting this week. The Mason City Globe-Gazette reports police were call...

 2019-05-22 19:45 

Washington Post

South Dakota governor not planning to stop inmate execution...

South Dakota's governor says she does not plan to stop the execution of a death row inmate who claims jurors were biased against him because he's gay...

 2019-05-22 19:45 

San Diego Union Tribune

MTV star's girlfriend gets new lawyer in Las Vegas case...
 2019-05-22 19:45 

Chicago Tribune

Chicago police beefing up patrols of CTA train and bus lines for summer beginning Memorial Day weekend...

Chicago police plan to beef up patrols of CTA trains and buses beginning Memorial Day weekend to handle the expected large groups of youths traveling to the downtown area this summer. Eddie Johnson, retained as police superintendent by new Mayor Lori Ligh...

 2019-05-22 19:44 

Washington Post

Abortion opponents savor victory in Alabama rally...

Abortions opponents held a rally at the Alabama Capitol, savoring victory as Alabama and other states seek stringent abortion bans...

 2019-05-22 19:43 

Fosters.com

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Group seeks system to detect possible nuke plant emissions...

SEABROOK — A group of Seacoast residents is raising funds for real-time radiological-emission monitoring in the 17 New Hampshire communities within the Seabrook nuclear power plant's 10-mile emergency-planning zone.It's needed, said state Re...

 2019-05-22 19:42 

Washington Times

South Dakota governor not planning to stop inmate execution...

The governor of South Dakota says she does not plan to stop the execution of a death row inmate who claims jurors were biased against him because he's gay. The American Civil Liberties Union is urging Gov. Kristi Noem to grant clemency to Charles Rhin...

 2019-05-22 19:41 

Washington Times

Abortion opponents savor victory in Alabama rally...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Abortions opponents held a rally at the Alabama Capitol, savoring victory as Alabama and other states seek stringent abortion bans. Kristan Hawkins of Students for Life of America said the Wednesday rally was to celebrate the passa...

 2019-05-22 19:41 

Washington Times

NY state government saves $29M by reducing copy paper use...

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state agencies have saved more than $29 million in recent years by cutting back on copy paper. The figure comes from a state report issued Wednesday that looked at steps agencies have taken over the past seven years to reduce ...

 2019-05-22 19:40 

Fosters.com

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Rochester planners OK impact fees...

ROCHESTER — Starting Jan. 1, 2020, new homes constructed in Rochester will be subject to impact fees to offset the costs they'll impose on the local school system, police, fire and the city's municipal offices.The Planning Board voted 5-4 to...

 2019-05-22 19:40 

NY Times

Review: In 'Lunch Bunch,' You Are What Eats You...

Sarah Einspanier's play centers on beleaguered public defenders trying to find ways to nourish themselves and maybe one another....

 2019-05-22 19:40 

Washington Times

Massachusetts Senate continuing to debate state budget plan...

BOSTON (AP) - The Massachusetts Senate is continuing to debate its version of a proposed $42.7 billion annual state budget. The 40-member chamber spent Tuesday plowing through hundreds of proposed amendments to the spending plan. Among the amendments appr...

 2019-05-22 19:40 

Los Angeles Times

Three more parents plead guilty in admissions scheme and admit to paying to rig tests...

As of Wednesday, 10 parents and 16 people in total pleaded guilty to fraud and money laundering crimes linked to college admissions consultant Rick Singer....

 2019-05-22 19:40 

Los Angeles Times

Philippines' Duterte moves to forcibly send garbage back to Canada...

Canadian Environment Minister Catherine McKenna said later that the trash will be back on Canadian soil before the end of June....

 2019-05-22 19:39 

USA Today

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Ghana striker Gyan changes mind 2 days after retiring...

Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan changes mind 2 days after retiring, included in provisional African Cup squad...

 2019-05-22 19:38 

San Diego Union Tribune

Garcia Bernal finds Cannes more relaxing as a director...

Gael Garcia Bernal is finding the Cannes Film Festival a lot more relaxing as a director than as an actor....

 2019-05-22 19:38 

Washington Post

District attorney says Meek Mill should get new trial, judge...

Philadelphia's District Attorney's office wants a new trial with a new judge for rapper Meek Mill...

 2019-05-22 19:37 

Washington Post

US official says foreign election hacking is 'inevitable'...

A Justice Department official says the hacking of U.S. election systems is "inevitable" and the real question is how the country responds...

 2019-05-22 19:37 

Washington Times

Pritzker confident he can sell new taxes for construction...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Gov. J.B. Pritzker is undaunted by the task of convincing taxpayers to swallow $1.8 billion in new and increased taxes to pay for a massive state construction program . The Democrat told reporters Wednesday that increased in motor...

 2019-05-22 19:37 

Wall Street Journal

Senate Debates Who Should Investigate Military Sexual-Assault Cases...

The role played by the Pentagon's chain of command in the investigation and prosecution of military sexual-assault cases has resurfaced as a key issue in a congressional debate over the annual defense policy bill....

 2019-05-22 19:36 

Washington Post

Michael Avenatti charged with defrauding Stormy Daniels...

New York prosecutors unveil new criminal accusations against embattled lawyer....

 2019-05-22 19:35 

Washington Times

District attorney says Meek Mill should get new trial, judge...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The district attorney of Philadelphia is calling for a new trial for rapper Meek Mill before a new judge. The brief submitted Wednesday by District Attorney Larry Krasner says former Judge Genece Brinkley's court "abused its di...

 2019-05-22 19:35 

Washington Times

Flu outbreak strikes Texas border detention facility...

Stung by the death of a teenage boy, Homeland Security officials went back and re-tested an entire detention facility and found 32 people suffering from the flu, officials said Wednesday. The central processing facility in the Rio Grande Valley is being c...

 2019-05-22 19:35 

Los Angeles Times

'Overzealous' Cardi B postpones tour to recover from liposuction...

Rapper Cardi B has been open about post-baby liposuction and plastic surgery, and now she's being open about taking time to recover from it....

 2019-05-22 19:34 

USA Today

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Maximum Security breezes through workout at Monmouth Park...

Maximum Security breezes through leisurely workout at Monmouth Park in New Jersey...

 2019-05-22 19:34 

Washington Times

US official says foreign election hacking is 'inevitable'...

WASHINGTON (AP) - A Justice Department official says the hacking of U.S. election systems is "inevitable" and the real question is how the country responds. Adam Hickey, a senior national security official, joined other government officials at a c...

 2019-05-22 19:34 

Washington Post

Bowser and D.C. Council offer competing visions on affordable housing crisis...

Changes to the mayor's proposed budget would focus on the neediest...

 2019-05-22 19:33 

Washington Post

Minutes show some on Fed still think rate hikes possible...

Minutes show some Fed officials still think rate hikes could be needed to restrain inflation...

 2019-05-22 19:33 

Washington Post

Atlantic City casino earnings way down amid more competition...

More casinos have meant less profit in Atlantic City since two gambling halls reopened last summer...

 2019-05-22 19:33 

USA Today

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Ayo Akinola to miss U20 World Cup, replaced by Julian Araujo...

Toronto forward Ayo Akinola to miss Under-20 World Cup because of ankle injury, replaced on US roster by LA Galaxy defender Julian Araujo...

 2019-05-22 19:33 

Washington Post

2 endangered Chacoan peccaries born at zoo in Prague...

The wild piglike animals are from an isolated area of Argentina, Bolivia and Paraguay....

 2019-05-22 19:33 

San Diego Union Tribune

Controversial vaccine bill clears California Senate despite opposition from parents...

The state Senate passed a controversial bill Wednesday to tighten California's already strict school immunization law....

 2019-05-22 19:32 

Fosters.com

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Rochester to hold info session for Strafford Square project...

ROCHESTER — The city will host a public meeting May 29 on the Strafford Square roundabout project.The informational session will begin at 7 p.m. at Holy Rosary Church, located at 189 North Main St.The multimillion-dollar Strafford Square project aim...

 2019-05-22 19:32 

San Diego Union Tribune

Three more parents plead guilty in admissions scheme and admit to paying to rig tests...

As of Wednesday, 10 parents and 16 people in total pleaded guilty to fraud and money laundering crimes linked to college admissions consultant Rick Singer....

 2019-05-22 19:32 

Washington Times

Chicago police kill man during armed standoff...

CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago police say officers fatally shot an armed man who had barricaded himself in a home on the city's South Side after he apparently fired a weapon. Police say officers arrived shortly after a man called 911 at about 10:15 a.m. Wedne...

 2019-05-22 19:31 

NY Times

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Hackers Are Holding Baltimore Hostage: How They Struck and What's Next...

Two weeks ago, attackers seized parts of the computer systems that run the city's government. So far, it hasn't given in to ransom demands....

 2019-05-22 19:30 

Los Angeles Times

NASCAR to gain control of 12 tracks in merger with ISC...

NASCAR announced a $2 billion merger agreement with International Speedway Corp. and will gain control of 12 tracks, including Auto Club Speedway in Fontana....

 2019-05-22 19:30 

Los Angeles Times

President Trump says he doesn't 'do cover-ups.' Well, glad that's settled...

Trump's obviously not being transparent, and Robert S. Mueller III's report left some issues unresolved, particularly whether Trump obstructed justice....

 2019-05-22 19:30 

Los Angeles Times

Controversial vaccine bill clears California Senate despite opposition from parents...

The state Senate passed a controversial bill Wednesday to tighten California's already strict school immunization law....

 2019-05-22 19:29 

Washington Times

Former congressman convicted of corruption seeks pardon...

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - Former U.S. Rep. Rick Renzi who was convicted of corruption, money laundering and other charges is seeking a pardon from President Donald Trump. The Arizona Daily Sun reported Wednesday that a lawyer for the former Republican congr...

 2019-05-22 19:29 

Wall Street Journal

Plan to Put Harriet Tubman on $20 Bill Is Delayed...

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he didn't intend to soon implement a planned move to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill, saying a decision would be pushed off several years....

 2019-05-22 19:28 

Washington Post

The Latest: Brexit: Senior Cabinet official quits UK govt...

A senior member of Prime Minister Theresa May's Cabinet has quit over Brexit, in a new blow to the embattled British leader...

 2019-05-22 19:28 

Washington Post

Democrat cautions about Trump's July 4th extravaganza...

A Democratic senator is cautioning that President Donald Trump's plans for a July Fourth extravaganza on the National Mall sound suspiciously like a giant Trump rally on the taxpayers' dime...

 2019-05-22 19:28 

Washington Times

Shaheen: No excuse for 8-year delay for woman on $20 bill...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, who backed a campaign to put a female face on a $20 bill by 2020, said there's no excuse for the eight-year delay announced by the treasury secretary. Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the $20 bill r...

 2019-05-22 19:27 

Fosters.com

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Durham awards $1M capital improvement contract...

DURHAM — The Town Council has approved the 2019 road resurfacing/sidewalk program in the amount of $1,026,857 for the coming summer season, according to Todd Selig, town administrator.The 2019 approved Capital Fund Road Program includes 11 roads, tw...

 2019-05-22 19:27 

San Diego Union Tribune

Kamala Harris, Kirsten Gillibrand offer plans to improve maternal health care...

Sen. Kamala Harris and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand unveiled plans Wednesday to improve maternal health care....

 2019-05-22 19:26 

USA Today

[ Sports ]

Notre Dame coach Mike Brey calls on schools to fire coaches who break NCAA rules...

Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey called on schools to fire coaches that have been connected to NCAA rules violations in effort to clean up sport....

 2019-05-22 19:25 

Washington Times

State of Alaska looks to sell 2 fast ferries, citing costs...

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Alaska's transportation department is looking to sell two of its so-called fast ferries, with a spokeswoman saying the vessels are too expensive to keep running. Aurah Landau says there have been long-standing plans to phase out ...

 2019-05-22 19:25 

Washington Times

Democrat cautions about Trump's July 4th extravaganza...

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's planned July Fourth extravaganza on the National Mall sounds like it could become a giant Trump rally on the taxpayers' dime, a Democratic senator cautioned Wednesday. But Interior Secretary David Bernhar...

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