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Bridge of 1917 remains deathtrap as infrastructure crumbles

Bridge of 1917 remains deathtrap as infrastructure crumbles

SEATTLE — If, in some great museum of American public discourse, there's a gilded pedestal reserved for the Lincoln- Douglas Debates, then way in the back, in a darkened room that no one tells the docents about, you might find a cardboard diorama of the Benton-Rivers Encounter.

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Sheriff to cede immigration-enforcement foothold

Sheriff to cede immigration-enforcement foothold

FILE-This Jan.9, 2013 file photo shows Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaking with the media in Phoenix. Arpaio known for arresting hundreds of immigrants in the country illegally on charges of finding work using fake or stolen identities is planning to close the controversial squad tha…

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Arpaio to cede immigration-enforcement foothold

Arpaio to cede immigration-enforcement foothold

Maricopa sheriff will disband controversial squad.

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Obama reignites political debate over Cuba

Obama reignites political debate over Cuba

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., expressed his disappointment in Obama’s initiative.

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Obama reignites political debate over Cuba

Obama reignites political debate over Cuba

WASHINGTON — The surprise move by President Obama to restore U.S. ties with Cuba reignited long-simmering political passions over the fate of the island nation, reinforcing yet another difference between Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton and several Republicans eyeing bids for the White House.

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New York to ban fracking; environmentalists cheer

New York to ban fracking; environmentalists cheer

ALBANY, N.Y. — Handing environmentalists a breakthrough victory, New York plans to prohibit fracking for natural gas because of what regulators say are its unexplored health risks and dubious economic benefits.

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