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  • South Carolina paper wins for reporting on domestic violence

    NEW YORK (AP) – The Post and Courier of Charleston, South Carolina, won the Pulitzer Prize for publi ...
    NEW: April 20, 2015 - 8:20 pm
  • Video: Islamic State kills Ethiopian Christians in Libya

    CAIRO (AP) – Islamic State militants in Libya shot and beheaded groups of captive Ethiopian Christia ...
    April 19, 2015 - 8:40 pm
  • Survivor: Smugglers locked hundreds in hold of capsized boat

    ROME (AP) – A smuggler’s boat crammed with hundreds of people overturned off Libya’s coast as rescue ...
    April 19, 2015 - 8:40 pm
  • Stock of Etsy surges in trading debut

    NEW YORK (AP) – The place where you can buy handmade dresses and crocheted dog costumes has a new ho ...
    April 16, 2015 - 8:52 pm
  • Putin confident on economy, offers to mend ties with West

    MOSCOW (AP) – Russia has weathered the worst of its economic troubles and is on the road to recovery ...
    April 16, 2015 - 8:29 pm
  • USDA veterinarian: Bird flu outbreak could be 'devastating'

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The nation’s poultry industry may have to live with a deadly bird flu strain ...
    April 16, 2015 - 8:29 pm
  • 'Entopreneurs' feed growing appetite for edible insects

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – They hop. They crawl. They squirm. And they could be coming to a dinner plate n ...
    April 15, 2015 - 9:01 pm
  • Low-lying dams drown hundreds of unsuspecting victims

    DES MOINES, Iowa – For the better part of a century, submerged dams were workhorses of the American ...
    April 15, 2015 - 8:59 pm
  • Obama makes new push on middle-class tax proposals

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — President Barack Obama promoted his tax proposals Wednesday while criticizing congressional Republicans who are pushing to repe ...
    April 15, 2015 - 3:21 pm
  • Police: College shooting suspect hitchhiked to Florida

    GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The man accused of killing a community college worker said the motorcycle he used to get away broke down along Interstate 95 an ...
    April 15, 2015 - 3:19 pm
  • Elusive mountain lion captivates LA then quickly vanishes

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – A celebrity mountain lion transformed a wealthy hillside neighborhood into a papa ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Pew Research Center: Teens still use Facebook

    NEW YORK (AP) – Remember those declarations that teens are done with Facebook? Think again.Facebook ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • White House agrees to give Congress a say on Iran deal

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Bowing to pressure from Republicans and his own party, President Barack Obama on T ...
    April 15, 2015 - 3:04 am
  • In Iowa, Clinton lays out tenets of 2016 campaign

    MONTICELLO, Iowa (AP) – Hillary Rodham Clinton declared herself a “champion” for struggling families ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:30 pm
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