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WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 900,000 military veterans have officially pending applications for health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs, the department's inspector general said Wednesday, but "serious" problems with enrollment data make it impossible to determine how...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The police response to unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer offers lessons in how not to handle mass demonstrations, according to a Justice Department report that warns such problems could happen in other places roiled by mistrust between law enforcement...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Texas abortion clinics are asking the Supreme Court to take up a major case about abortion rights in the midst of the 2016 presidential campaign. The clinics said they filed an appeal Wednesday aimed at permanently blocking parts of a state law that already...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The police response to unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer offers lessons in how not to handle mass demonstrations, according to a Justice Department report that warns such problems could happen in other places roiled by mistrust between law enforcement...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The United States should end its ban on crude-oil exports and reduce federal regulations that are stifling an energy industry central to the nation's future economic prosperity, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio said Wednesday to a friendly group of mostly oil and...
DILLINGHAM, Alaska (AP) — This oh-my moment was nowhere on the official schedule for President Barack Obama's visit to Alaska: salmon spawning on his shoes. "You see that?" Obama declared Wednesday. "Something's got on my shoes. ... Generally you don't want fish spawning on your...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Five Chinese warships have moved into the Bering Sea near Alaska after participating in a naval exercise with Russia, but officials said they don't view the ships as a threat as President Barack Obama travels in northern Alaska near the Arctic Circle. White...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 900,000 military veterans have officially pending applications for health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs, the department's inspector general said Wednesday, but "serious" problems with enrollment data make it impossible to determine how...
ATLANTA (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee supports a Kentucky clerk's refusal to issue marriage licenses because of her opposition to same-sex marriage. In a statement, Huckabee says he spoke Wednesday morning to Kim Davis to offer "prayers and support." Kim...
NARAHA, Japan (AP) — The Japanese town of Naraha on Saturday lifted a 2011 evacuation order that sent all its 7,...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — John Danks threw a seven-hitter and Adam Eaton matched his career high with four hits,...
W L Pct. GB Arkansas (Angels) 33 34 .493 — Springfield (Cardinals) 33 34 .493 — Tulsa (Dodgers) 30 37 .448 3 x-...
Tom Brady posted a statement on Facebook on Friday night, a day after U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman...
Tom Brady posted a statement on Facebook on Friday night, a day after U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Taylor had a pinch-hit, three-run homer in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the...