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Quest to ID remains brings mystery after mudslide

 

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — As medical examiners painstakingly piece together the identities and lives of the 29 people known killed when a mudslide wiped out a small Washington community, one mystery troubles them.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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Republicans like campaign money ruling, Dems don't

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans call the Supreme Court's latest ruling on campaign donations a victory for free speech. Democrats say it's more like a win for the wealthy.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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Fort Hood gunman sought mental health treatment

 

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — An Iraq War veteran being treated for mental illness was the gunman who opened fire at Fort Hood, killing four people and wounding 16 others before committing suicide, in an attack on the same Texas military base where more than a dozen people were slain in 2009, authorities said.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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More Americans see middle class status slipping

WASHINGTON (AP) — A sense of belonging to the middle class occupies a cherished place in America. It conjures images of self-sufficient people with stable jobs and pleasant homes working toward prosperity.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Stocks edge higher after ADP employment survey

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks edged higher in midday trading Wednesday after a private survey showed that U.S. companies increased hiring at a rapid pace. The report is the latest sign that the economy is strengthening after an unusually harsh winter.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Woman pays $200 bill with coins, town says no more

ERIE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania township is asking residents to keep the change.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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AP Interview: Yanukovych was 'wrong' on Crimea

ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia (AP) — In his first interview since fleeing to Russia, Ukraine's ousted president said Wednesday that he was "wrong" to have invited Russian troops into Crimea and vowed to try to persuade Russia to return the coveted Black Sea peninsula.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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$425 million Powerball winner wants privacy

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The winner of one of the largest Powerball jackpots in history has finally come forward — but he still hasn't quite revealed his identity.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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