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Feb 13 2016

Don't Forget About Ted Cruz

After claiming that he was the only one to have accurately predicted the 9/11 attacks, the 2008 economic crisis and the supposed rise of the caliphate, Beck warned that...

Feb 13 2016

Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry

The Nevada Gaming Control Board ruled in October that DFS constituted gambling, and that DFS companies would need to apply for a gambling license from the state in order ...

Feb 13 2016

Clinton out of step in age of new feminism

There is one reason young women should support Hillary Clinton for president. But the damaging stereotypes that plague women the world over-aging women are bitter, joyles...

Feb 13 2016

Second pregnant woman diagnosed with Zika in Australia

The Zika virus was first identified in Uganda in 1947, and until a year ago was not thought to pose serious health risks. His temperature is now normal and a skin rash is...

Feb 13 2016

Massive gas leak plugged; residents seek return to normal

In December, the gas company began drilling a relief well in an effort to stop the enormous volume of gas that has been spewing from a broken well since October 23. Follo...

Feb 13 2016

Rubio turns up the heat on Republican rivals

The people of this tiny, more than 90 percent white New England state provided their usual wintry crucible for presidential candidates to interact on a small stage befo...

Feb 13 2016

Florida releases A-to-F grades for more than 3200 schools

The grades are based exclusively on performance scores from last year's inaugural Florida Standards Assessments testing. Wakulla County and Leon County Schools received...

Feb 13 2016

Highways inspected after manhole cover death

After the manhole cover struck the driver's windshield, the Honda SUV continued forward on Interstate 93 south before striking a wall on the left shoulder of coming to a ...

Feb 12 2016

Obama wants to spend $19 billion on cyber security

President Obama submitted the final federal budget proposal of his presidency to Congress on Tuesday in a spending plan totaling $4.1 trillion. "The budget that w...

Feb 12 2016

Rubio: There's a reason everyone is attacking me

Republican U.S. presidential candidate Senator Marco Rubio speaks during the Republican U.S. presidential candidates debate sponsored by ABC News at Saint Anselm Coll...

Feb 12 2016

Pres. Obama spoke to General Assembly in Springfield, IL

But after Obama was finished, about the only thing Republicans and Democrats agreed on is that the speech wouldn't change things. Local lawmakers gave their opinions ...

Feb 12 2016

Italy mourns, premier demands truth from Egypt in slaying

Italy waited nearly a week before going public with the case, prompting accusations that it prioritized business interests with Egypt - and hopes for a trade delegation h...

Feb 12 2016

Australian minister resigns for breaching code of conduct

But under questioning this week, Robert said he went to China as a private citizen while on leave. The department organised a trip to Singapore immediately after the Be...

Feb 09 2016

Chipotle stores to be shut for 4 hours for food safety meeting

But let's get to the more important point: This afternoon only, Chipotle is also giving out coupons for free burritos . The goal is to prevent a return of the E. Chipt...

Feb 08 2016

Christie: 'Whole race changed' after debate

Crediting them with successful stewardship of their states, Christie maintained that only he had to fight for his accomplishments. "I know something about lead poisonin...

Feb 06 2016

$63M California lottery jackpot appears to go unclaimed

Nobody showed up at a state lottery office with the ticket or submitted a verified claim for the prize by Thursday's deadline, spokesman Alex Traverso said. A clerk at th...

Feb 05 2016

Cosby attorney thought charges were off the table

Castor testified that in deciding not to charge Cosby, he meant to forever close the door on prosecuting the comedian. Bill Cosby, right, leaves after a court appearanc...

Feb 05 2016

Protecting against the Zika virus

Scott said in a statement . "You always try to get out in front of something, try to prevent the problem but know if you're going to have a problem, you'd rather be prep...

Feb 05 2016

APNewsBreak: Florida governor declares Zika emergency

That's where all of the affected cases were detected. He has asked the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention for 1,000 kits to test for Zika antibodies, on top...

Feb 05 2016

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Declares Zika Emergency

There have been about 30 cases in the U.S.in the a year ago, all travelers who brought it into the country. Governor Rick Scott announced a state of emergency in fo...