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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge approved a $225 million deal Tuesday between Gov. Chris Christie's administration and ExxonMobil over dozens of polluted sites and nearly 2,000 retail gas stations. Superior Court Judge Michael Hogan ruled that while the deal is much less...
NEW YORK (AP) — Don't do anything rash. Amid the scary slide on Wall Street, that's the advice from the professionals to 401(k) holders and other ordinary investors. At times when the stock market's movements are almost nauseating, they say the best course of action is: Sit...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eight people across the U.S. who registered to use Ashley Madison are suing the cheating website after hackers released personal and detailed information on them and millions of other users, including credit card numbers and sexual preferences. The lawsuits...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge approved a $225 million deal Tuesday between Gov. Chris Christie's administration and ExxonMobil over dozens of polluted sites and nearly 2,000 retail gas stations. Superior Court Judge Michael Hogan ruled that while the deal is much less...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Mountainous conditions in the Pacific Northwest will be nothing new to dozens of firefighters from Australia and New Zealand who have arrived to help battle the many blazes burning unchecked in the region. "We're used to tall timber and steep territory," said...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Emily Smith and Jillian Levine had already chosen a venue, booked a band and written the first draft of the ceremony for their wedding when the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that gay couples nationwide have a right to marry. Within minutes of the June 26 ruling,...
The World Meeting of Families, the central religious event of Pope Francis' first visit to the United States, is intended to convey a message of love and joy as it seeks to promote church teaching on marriage. Yet four weeks away from its opening in Philadelphia, friction is...
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy is getting invited to be a part of a lot of weddings lately. Wedding officiants from Washington to as far away as Australia say couples, both gay and straight, are asking them to incorporate quotations from the justice...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A cache of Atari game cartridges dug up in a New Mexico landfill last year has generated...
AVA, Mo. (AP) — Southwest Missouri authorities say a man has been fatally stabbed in a fight over a woman. Douglas...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Missouri Lottery's "Pick 4...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Missouri Lottery's "Pick 3...
MARBLE HILL, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a suspect in a southeast Missouri attack that killed a man and critically...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois will be the first state in the country to test out a pilot program that will put...