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Veterans Court provides ex-service members support

Veterans Court provides ex-service members support

Amongst the chatter of children, the smell of mini-chimichangas and the occasional yap of a companion animal, eight military service veterans …

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French power company to pay $772M in bribery case

WASHINGTON (AP) — A French power and transportation company has agreed to pay $772 million in penalties to resolve allegations that it bribed …

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Late at night, Christie doing 2016 foreign policy homework

Late at night, Christie doing 2016 foreign policy homework

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — It's after 9 p.m. on a Sunday night in late November and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is deep into a conference call, ta…

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FAA, industry launch drone safety campaign

FAA, industry launch drone safety campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alarmed by increasing encounters between small drones and manned aircraft, drone industry officials said Monday they are tea…

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AP-GfK Poll: Cards, gifts cross religious lines

WASHINGTON (AP) — Christmastime is here and a new poll reveals the cards and gifts that are part of celebrating the holiday are ubiquitous, ev…

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Judge seems skeptical of challenge to Obama immigration plan

Judge seems skeptical of challenge to Obama immigration plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge seems skeptical of a lawsuit that seeks to halt President Barack Obama's immigration plan to spare nearly 5 …

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How the AP-GfK poll was conducted

The Associated Press-GfK poll on seasonal greetings and gifts was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications Dec. 4-8. It is…

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Immigrants line up for Arizona driver's licenses

PHOENIX (AP) — Dozens of young immigrants protected from deportation under an Obama administration policy lined up outside government offices …

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DOJ seeks benefits for families of slain officers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder is directing Justice Department officials to expedite death benefits to the families of two New…

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Groups ask DC mayor to make homelessness priority

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 40 churches, synagogues and other houses of worship in the nation's capital are circulating petitions calling on M…

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Montgomery County house fire injures firefighter

BURTONSVILLE, Md. (AP) — A Montgomery County house fire has injured a firefighter and displaced a family.

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NBA prepares for Christmas coming-out party

NBA prepares for Christmas coming-out party

NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly two months have passed since the San Antonio Spurs collected their championship rings and began their title defense.

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Republicans in charge of Senate _ but 2016 awaits

Republicans in charge of Senate _ but 2016 awaits

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans have the Senate majority now and are set to challenge President Barack Obama and the Democrats on Capitol Hill t…

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AP: Abused kids die as officials fail to protect

AP: Abused kids die as officials fail to protect

BUTTE, Montana (AP) — At least 786 children died of abuse or neglect in the U.S. in a six-year span in plain view of child protection authorit…

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AP: Abused kids die as authorities fail to protect

AP: Abused kids die as authorities fail to protect

BUTTE, Montana (AP) — At least 786 children died of abuse or neglect in the U.S. in a six-year span in plain view of child protection authorit…

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US renews elusive push for Mideast peace

US renews elusive push for Mideast peace

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is ending 2014 much in the same way he started it, frustrated in efforts to push Israel and Pa…

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As Air Force fixes nuke flaws, future debated

As Air Force fixes nuke flaws, future debated

WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with one of its biggest challenges in years — repairing a troubled nuclear missile corps — the Air Force has taken an …

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How McCain, Flake voted last week

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President Obama's Hawaii vacation: Day 2

President Obama's Hawaii vacation: Day 2

KAILUA, Hawaii (AP) — How President Barack Obama spent the second day of his holiday vacation in Hawaii on Sunday:

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US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama says the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of te…

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Obama offers help to NYPD after 2 officers killed

Obama offers help to NYPD after 2 officers killed

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama offered full support and federal assistance on Sunday to the New York Police Department in the wake of …

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Suns end Wizards' 6-game winning streak

WASHINGTON (AP) — Phoenix Suns coach Jeff Hornacek got the killer instinct he was looking for.

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AP sources: Yates tapped for deputy AG

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is preparing to nominate the top federal prosecutor in Atlanta to the No. 2 position at the Justice D…

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Satanic Temple puts up display at Michigan Capitol

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Christians and Satanists put up competing displays Sunday on the Michigan Capitol grounds as Christmas week got underway.

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