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Nov 19 2016

Many Outdoor Activities Banned as Fires Burn Across South

Headed into the 10th day of the fire Tuesday, Tillotson said costs for the N.C. Forest Service had hit $2,126,335. "This is extremely risky work, and I especially want to...

Nov 18 2016

GOP Takeover of Iowa Senate Part of National Trend

The Republican Party has maintained control of the U.S. Senate and House, holding on to majority advantage over the Democrats. This does not include Nebraska, which has...

Nov 18 2016

Beer? Wine? Or weed? Denver voters approve pot in bars

Web searches for " marijuana tourism" has steadily increased in the USA over the last 10 years, with two major spikes in traffic: in November 2012, when Colorado and Was...

Nov 18 2016

Red Kettle Campaign is underway

Hall says bell ringers will be out beginning this Friday. Bell-ringers will be appearing for two-hour shifts outside Wal-Mart, Walgreens and City Market every weekend s...

Nov 17 2016

Trump now praises Electoral College

Those are highly unlikely to go anywhere, as electors would be unwilling to ignore precedent or vote against their state's pick. When asked about the election, Boxer...

Nov 17 2016

PLAYOFF RANKINGS: Ohio St up; Michigan, Clemson still top 4

The Wolverines slip only one spot to No. 4 after their setback at Iowa. Hocuff said MI stayed in the No. 3 spot, because of its wins against Colorado, which moved int...

Nov 17 2016

College students around the country protest Trump deportation plans

Campus police was on hand to make sure the students stayed safe, but the rally was free of incidents. An LA Unified district spokeswoman said there was no indication of...

Nov 16 2016

Mass high school walk-out in protest against Donald Trump

Many counselors have taken time to specifically address election-related stress with students, he said. "Please understand that the greatest way to overcome ignorance is ...

Nov 16 2016

Donald Trump's Dark Promise: We Will Deport Two to Three Million People

It's unclear how the Trump administration will bring this plan to fruition. In his first prime-time television interview since his surprise win in the presidentia...

Nov 15 2016

Iowa upsets No. 2 Michigan 14-13 on last-second field goal

Check out the top 10 things we learned during a wild college football weekend. Wadley accounted for 40 yards on the drive, which included a 3-yard touchdown pass on a scr...

Nov 14 2016

More States Legalize Recreational Use of Marijuana: How the Map Looks Now

A medical marijuana dispensary. California voters approved a ballot measure Tuesday allowing recreational marijuana in the nation's most populous state. Parents' ...

Nov 14 2016

Obama honors National Basketball Association champs at White House

The trip by the Cavaliers was planned weeks in advance to coincide with the team's game Friday night against the Washington Wizards. "When you see LeBron James ". "I...

Nov 13 2016

Obama to Host Trump at White House

Clinton's victory in the heavily populated states of NY and California gave her more votes, but not enough states overall to win. Trump said the pair "discussed a lot...

Nov 13 2016

Obama promises peaceful transition of power, urges country to unite behind Trump

Putin also says he has confidence that building a constructive dialogue between Moscow and Washington - one based on principles of equality, mutual respect and a real a...

Nov 13 2016

Is the Wall Possible? What Trump Can Do on Immigration

A Trump nominee to the Supreme Court could do the job for him. After all, this is a man who talked of building a wall along the Mexican border, referred to undocument...

Nov 12 2016

Clinton on pace to win popular vote, despite losing election

Young said both pollsters and journalist described the results of the national polls and predictions with a false precision by presenting the result as near absolutes. In...

Nov 12 2016

Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Sprint To Finish In Final Campaign Appeals

The FBI inquiry had sapped a surging Clinton momentum at a crucial moment in the race.Clinton closed her campaign alongside the last two Democrats to occupy the Oval Offi...

Nov 12 2016

Competing claims of voter fraud, intimidation raise tensions

About 5,500 phone calls had come into the Election Protection coalition's voter assistance hotline at 866-OUR-VOTE, said Kristen Clarke, president and executive direc...

Nov 12 2016

California, Nevada and MA legalize recreational marijuana

Trump recently was quoted as: "In terms of marijuana and legalization, I think that should be a state issue, state-by-state", Trump told The Washington Post . The Obam...

Nov 11 2016

Obama's final push: Whirlwind 3-state tour for Clinton

So far, Clinton has won NY along with seven other states and the District of Columbia. He told the crowd it could all come down to the election returns in Boulder, the ...