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Former lawmaker accused of lying to FBI about $5K kickback

February 22, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — A former New York lawmaker accepted a $5,000 kickback from a contractor who hosted him at a Notre Dame football game and then lied about it to FBI agents involved in a widening... more »»

Lawsuit: Trump's ending immigrant program racially motivated

February 22, 2018

BOSTON (AP) — Haitian and Salvadoran immigrants sued President Donald Trump on Thursday, arguing that the Republican administration's decision to end special protections shielding them from... more »»

Alabama, Texas, Florida set to hold executions on same night

February 22, 2018

If executions set for Alabama, Texas and Florida are carried out Thursday as scheduled, it would mark the first time in more than eight years that three convicted killers were put to death in the... more »»

Ideology tops facts in Texas history curriculum, experts say

February 22, 2018

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — When the Texas Board of Education last produced history curriculum guidelines for public schools, experts decried its members for attempting to promote religious and... more »»

Texas governor weighs parole board's advice on inmate's fate

February 22, 2018

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A condemned Texas inmate set for execution Thursday awaited word on whether Gov. more »»

Child injured by dog during boarding for Southwest flight

February 22, 2018

PHOENIX (AP) — Southwest Airlines says a child was hurt by a support dog as passengers boarded a plane in Phoenix. more »»

Texas' vow to streamline Harvey recovery and aid backfires

February 22, 2018

BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — After Hurricane Harvey hammered Texas, Republican Gov. more »»

Trump wants to ban bump stocks; ATF doesn't know if it can

February 22, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has ordered his Justice Department to work toward banning rapid-fire bump stocks like the ones used in last year's Las Vegas massacre— but officials aren'... more »»

Superagers' youthful brains offer clues to keeping sharp

February 22, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — It's pretty extraordinary for people in their 80s and 90s to keep the same sharp memory as someone several decades younger, and now scientists are peeking into the brains of... more »»

Sen. Rubio says he would support raising age to buy rifles

February 22, 2018

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — On the defensive after the Florida school shooting rampage that killed 17, GOP Sen. more »»

Civil disobedience: Teen shooting survivors shake up Capitol

February 22, 2018

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Holding hand-scrawled signs and wearing black "Parkland Strong" T-shirts, the 40 teenagers filed warily into a committee room at Florida's state Capitol on Wednesda. more »»

Florida students pushing for gun regulations face pushback

February 22, 2018

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The students who swarmed Florida's state capitol in the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High massacre want the Legislature to enact stricter limits on gun. more »»

Pennsylvania congressional map battle lands in Supreme Court

February 22, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A request by Republican leaders in the Pennsylvania Legislature to stop a new congressional map from being implemented is now in the hands of the nation's highest court. more »»

Weinstein uses quotes from female celebrities in his defense

February 22, 2018

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Harvey Weinstein wants a judge to dismiss a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit against him and invoked the words and actions of Oscar-winning actresses including Meryl Streep in... more »»

Republican congresswoman: Many mass murderers are Democrats

February 22, 2018

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A Republican congresswoman from upstate New York said Wednesday that "many" people who commit mass murder turn out to be Democrats.

U.S. Rep. more »»

Billy Graham went from tent revivals to the White House

February 22, 2018

MONTREAT, N.C. (AP) — As a young man, he practiced his sermons by preaching to the alligators and birds in the swamp. more »»

Charges: Minneapolis father beat, raped twin daughters

February 22, 2018

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A 51-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of beating his mentally disabled twin daughters, raping them and chaining them to a bedroom door in a case described as torture. more »»

 
 

 

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