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Bush campaign raffling off ticket to Colbert debut
Jeb Bush isn't just going to be a guest on Stephen Colbert's late-night debut on CBS. He's turned it into a fundraising opportunity.
August 27, 2015 02:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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AP sues over access to FBI records involving fake news story
The Associated Press sued the U.S. Department of Justice Thursday over the FBI's failure to provide public records related to the creation of a fake news story used to plant surveillance software o...
August 27, 2015 01:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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AP EXCLUSIVE: California tax donations lost in bureaucracy
Every year when they do their taxes, Californians donate millions for charitable causes, but nearly $10 million of that money sat unspent in government accounts at the end of last year and some of ...
August 27, 2015 01:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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4 killed in Dominica as Tropical Storm Erika hits island
UPDATE: A police official in Dominica says at least four people have died in severe flooding and mudslides caused by Tropical Storm Erika on the eastern Caribbean island.
August 27, 2015 01:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obama says New Orleans is 'moving forward' after hurricane
UPDATE: President Barack Obama says New Orleans is "moving forward" a decade after Hurricane Katrina dealt it a devastating blow.
August 27, 2015 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amputees decry Medicare payment overhaul for artificial feet
The Obama administration is trying to disentangle itself from another controversy over Medicare coverage. Amputees are protesting this time, fearing they'll be denied the latest technology for arti...
August 27, 2015 01:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Austria finds 20, maybe up to 50, migrants dead in truck
Austrian police on Thursday discovered the decomposing bodies of at least 20 — and possibly up to 50 — migrants stacked in a truck parked on the shoulder of the main highway from Budapest to Vienna.
August 27, 2015 01:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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French police dismantle Roma camp on Paris outskirts
Police cleared out one of France's biggest and oldest Roma camps on Thursday, dismantling a sprawling network of makeshift shelters next to a Paris region highway in the pouring rain.
August 27, 2015 12:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Same-sex couple cheers gay marriage ruling in Kentucky
A Kentucky clerk's office on Thursday again refused to issue a marriage license to a gay couple, in defiance of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that legalized same-sex marriage across the country two m...
August 27, 2015 12:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police confront North Dakota students armed with telescope
Two North Dakota State University students got a scare when armed police officers mistook their telescope for a rifle.
August 27, 2015 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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