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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — While it appears there is broad support in the South Carolina Legislature to bring down the Confederate flag, the depth of that support will get its first test this week as lawmakers return to Columbia to come up with a specific plan. The General Assembly...
HONOLULU (AP) — High above the bustling city of Honolulu, in a quiet, exclusive hillside neighborhood where some of the island's wealthiest residents live, there is an extravagant home that's not quite like the others. The 6,000-square-foot house has a view overlooking Diamond...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — It took $817 million, two starts, more than six years and one worker's life to drill a so-called "Third Straw" to make sure glittery casinos and sprawling suburbs of Las Vegas can keep getting drinking water from near the bottom of drought-stricken Lake Mead...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd came up big again. Three times. And with it came the Americans' elusive third Women's World Cup title. Lloyd scored three times as the U.S. burst to a four-goal lead in the first 16 minutes, and the Americans overwhelmed defending...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees who co-founded the natural cosmetics company before it sold to Clorox, has died. He was 80. A spokeswoman for Burt's Bees says Shavtiz died of respiratory complication Sunday in Bangor, Maine, surrounded by family...
CALAIS, Maine (AP) — A 22-year-old man who was drinking and celebrating the Fourth of July tried to launch a firework off the top of his head, killing him instantly, authorities said Sunday. Devon Staples and his friends had been drinking and setting off fireworks Saturday night...
VACAVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire that might have been started by fireworks and burned more than 320 acres while threatening homes in the California city of Vacaville was 100 percent contained Sunday, officials said. The fire started Saturday night and embers were quickly...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Two people were killed and three remained missing after the pontoon boat they were riding in hit a barge and capsized in the Ohio River, Kentucky authorities said Sunday. Louisville Fire Chief Greg Frederick said nine people were aboard the boat and that...
VACAVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Officials say a wildfire that might have been started by fireworks and burned more than 320 acres while threatening homes in the California city of Vacaville is 100 percent contained. Vacaville spokesman Mark Mazzaferro says the fire started Saturday...
National Anthem - US Navy Band 522 Sirens - Pearl Jam 535 Dukes Up - Modest Mouse 548 Say Yeah Yeah - Mocean...
Howard Kurtz of Media Buzz asks Trump about the criticism of his remarks on immigration. Trump's response in a...
NEW YORK (AP) — July 4th went off like a dud at the box office. Anticipated new releases "Magic Mike XXL" and "...
NEW YORK (AP) — July 4th went off like a dud at the box office. Anticipated new releases "Magic Mike XXL" and "...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is making a rare visit to the Pentagon to get an update from military...
Hillary attended the Independence Day Parade in Gorham, NH. In true royal fashion, her people made sure the press...