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Fragments found in museum fire provide some hope

Associated Press RIO DE JANEIRO Firefighters found bone fragments from a collection in the


Rancorous, partisan start for Kavanaugh high court hearing

Associated Press WASHINGTON Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh declared fervently at his


Kavanaugh’s life seems scripted for court

Nominee’s confirmation hearings begin today Associated Press WASHINGTON Judge Brett


Trump suggests DOJ hurt GOP in midterms and attacks Sessions

Associated Press WASHINGTON President Donald Trump escalated his attacks on Attorney General


In fire, Brazilians see metaphor for struggles

Country mourns loss of irreplaceable treasures Associated Press RIO DE JANEIRO Firefighters


US offers help in probe of stabbings

Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands The U.S. State Department offered help Sunday to


Advisers try to keep Trump under control

Associated Press WASHINGTON Heading into the midterm elections, the most volatile candidate this


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Area veterans enjoy, appreciate Honor Flight to Washington

One served in the Navy in WWII and the other in the Army during the Korean War.


Medical marijuana considered for treating opioid addiction

Critics of the idea point out lack of clinical research By ANNE SAKER and SHELLY SCHULTZ The


Trump rebuked during McCain tributes

Late senator’s daughter delivers strong message Associated Press WASHINGTON John McCain’s


Police: Man kept dead cats in freezer

Associated Press MIDDLETOWN Police have arrested an Ohio man who had nine dead cats and kittens


Synthetic pot exposure sickened Pa. prison workers

Associated Press SOMERSET, Pa. Pennsylvania officials say a substance that has sickened more


AP sources: Lawyer was told Russia had ’Trump over a barrel’

Associated Press WASHINGTON A senior Justice Department lawyer says a former British spy told


Feds indict 13 detained in Salem ICE raid

ICE spokeswoman: Investigators may seek additional prosecutions


Witnesses describe chaotic scene after deadly bus crash

At least four people were killed and others were seriously injured Thursday in a head-on crash involving a commercial passenger bus and a semi-truck along Interstate 40 in New Mexico, near the Arizona border, authorities said.