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DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has opened up a new media feud, taking on another popular TV news personality even as his appearances continue to draw big ratings. Trump engaged in a prolonged confrontation Tuesday with Jorge Ramos, the Miami-...
Traffic congestion nationally reached a new peak last year and is greater than ever before, according to a report by the Texas A&M Transportation Institute and INRIX Inc. Their analysis is based on federal data on the number of cars on the road and on traffic speed data...
WASHINGTON (AP) — More jobs and cheaper gasoline come with a big, honking downside: U.S. roads are more clogged than ever now that the recession is in the rearview mirror. Commuters in Washington, D.C., suffer the most, losing an average of 82 hours a year to rush-hour slowdowns...
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from opponents Vann Caldwell and Jerry...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Aleksander Skarlatos, one of three Americans who subdued a heavily armed gunman on a Paris-bound train, will be awarded one of the U.S. Army's highest honors. Senior Army leaders say Skarlatos, a member of the Oregon National Guard, will get the Soldiers Medal...
MIAMI (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush has written an e-book recalling his days as Florida governor, including the year 2004 when the state was struck by four hurricanes within a six-week span. Bush won widespread praise, even among critics, for his deft...
NEW YORK (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump repeated his claim Tuesday evening that he would stop eating Oreos, citing the cookie maker's decision to close a plant in Chicago and move it to Mexico. "I'm never eating Oreos again," Trump said, before adding that...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Aleksander Skarlatos, one of three Americans who subdued a heavily armed gunman on a Paris-bound train, will be awarded one of the U.S. Army's highest honors. Senior Army leaders say Skarlatos, a member of the Oregon National Guard, will get the Soldiers Medal...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton collected her first endorsement from a member of President Barack Obama's Cabinet on Tuesday when Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack cited her leadership and loyalty in announcing his decision to fall in line behind the "battle-tested" and...
CHICAGO (AP) — Seattle Mariners starter Taijuan Walker left the game against the Chicago White Sox in the seventh...
NEW YORK (AP) — A former executive who was in charge of Subway's advertising says he wasn't aware of pitchman...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is drawing protests from another Latino...
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TORONTO (AP) — Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki hit back-to-back homers, Jose Bautista also connected and the...
TORONTO (AP) — Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki hit back-to-back homers, Jose Bautista also connected and the...