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Trump: Health overhaul not 'that far off'
Jun 26, 2017 4:00 AM

Trump: Health overhaul not 'that far off'

WASHINGTON -- Making a final push, President Donald Trump said he doesn't think congressional Republicans are "that far off" on a health overhaul to replace "the dead carcass of Obamacare.

By Hope Yen Associated Press
Jun 26, 2017 4:00 AM

Kasich: US Senate needs to fix health care bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio Gov. John Kasich says the U.S. Senate needs to fix its version of a bill to overhaul the American Care Act with bipartisan cooperation.

Jun 26, 2017 4:00 AM

DeWine makes governor bid in post-Trump world

CEDARVILLE, Ohio -- In the era before President Donald Trump, Republican Mike DeWine's status as an easy favorite to win Ohio's governor's race would have been assured.

By Julie Carr Smyth Associated Press
Jun 26, 2017 4:00 AM

Today in History

Today is Monday, June 26, the 177th day of 2017. There are 188 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 26, 1917, the first troops of the American Expeditionary Force deployed to France during World War I landed in St. Nazaire.

By The Associated Press.
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Possible effects of gerrymandering
Jun 26, 2017 4:00 AM

Possible effects of gerrymandering

When voters cast ballots for state representatives last fall, millions of Americans essentially had no choice: In 42 percent of all such elections, candidates faced no major party opponents.

By David A. Liebassociated Press
Gay pride parades sites of festivity as well as protest
Jun 26, 2017 4:00 AM

Gay pride parades sites of festivity as well as protest

NEW YORK -- Thousands of people lined the streets for gay pride parades Sunday in coast-to-coast events that took both celebratory and political tones, the latter a reaction to what some see as new threats to gay rights in the Trump era.

By Rebecca Gibianassociated Press
Air bag maker Takata bankruptcy expected Monday
Jun 26, 2017 4:00 AM

Air bag maker Takata bankruptcy expected Monday

DETROIT -- Drowning in a sea of lawsuits and recall costs, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. is expected to seek bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the United States early Monday. Takata was done in by defective air bag inflators that can explode with too much force, spewing out shrapnel.

By Tom Krisher Associated Press
Jun 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Today in History

Today is Sunday, June 25, the 176th day of 2017. There are 189 days left in the year.

By The Associated Press.
Jun 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Yemen to probe alleged interrogation abuses by UAE, US

SANAA, Yemen -- Yemen's internationally-recognized government on Saturday ordered the creation of a committee to investigate allegations of human rights violations, following reports that U.S.

By Ahmed Al-haj Associated Press
Hundreds evacuated in London
Jun 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Hundreds evacuated in London

LONDON -- Britain's fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities revealed that 27 high-rise apartment blocks across the country have cladding that failed fire safety tests.

By Sylvia Hui And Danica Kirka Associated Press
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Wet winter creates hazards on scenic hiking trail in US West
Jun 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Wet winter creates hazards on scenic hiking trail in US West

LOS ANGELES -- Hikers on the Pacific Crest Trail have been detouring California's high Sierra in droves this year because of persistent snow and raging creeks.

By Brian Melley Associated Press
Big cases, retirement rumors as Supreme Court nears finish
Jun 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Big cases, retirement rumors as Supreme Court nears finish

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court enters its final week of work before a long summer hiatus with action expected on the Trump administration's travel ban and a decision due in a separation of church and state case that arises from a Missouri church playground.

By Mark Sherman
CIA chief: Intel leaks on the rise, cites leaker 'worship'
Jun 25, 2017 4:00 AM

CIA chief: Intel leaks on the rise, cites leaker 'worship'

WASHINGTON -- CIA Director Mike Pompeo says he thinks disclosure of America's secret intelligence is on the rise, fueled partly by the "worship" of leakers like Edward Snowden. "In some ways, I do think it's accelerated," Pompeo told MSNBC in an interview that aired Saturday.

By Deb Riechmann Associated Press
Scene still resonates for 'Field of Dreams' actor
Jun 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Scene still resonates for 'Field of Dreams' actor

AKRON -- Does playing catch with Kevin Costner in a movie brand you for life? For Dwier Brown, his brief but electric appearance as John Kinsella in the final frames of "Field of Dreams" in 1989 has made him a touchstone for people wanting to share stories of their fathers.

By Clint O'connor Akron Beacon Journal
Over 120 people buried by massive southwest China landslide
Jun 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Over 120 people buried by massive southwest China landslide

BEIJING -- More than 120 people were buried by a landslide that caused huge rocks and a mass of earth to come crashing into their homes in a mountain village in southwestern China early Saturday, officials said.

By Gillian Wong Associated Press
Melania Trump keeps DC entry low key
Jun 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Melania Trump keeps DC entry low key

WASHINGTON -- Two weeks into her new life as a full-time Washingtonian, Melania Trump is staying true to her reputation as more homebody than social butterfly. Not that she hasn't been busy fulfilling her duties as first lady and first mom.

By Darlene Superville Associated Press
Live Asian carp found near Lake Michigan
Jun 24, 2017 4:00 AM

Live Asian carp found near Lake Michigan

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich.

By John Flesher Associated Press
Remains found off Pa. shore may be crash victim's
Jun 24, 2017 4:00 AM

Remains found off Pa. shore may be crash victim's

(AP) -- Remains found by someone fishing in Lake Erie might belong to one of three victims unaccounted for in a plane crash that killed six people just off the Cleveland shore last year, a Pennsylvania coroner said Friday.

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Jun 24, 2017 4:00 AM

Today in History

Today is Saturday, June 24, the 175th day of 2017. There are 190 days left in the year.

Mistrial in cop's murder retrial
Jun 24, 2017 4:00 AM

Mistrial in cop's murder retrial

CINCINNATI -- A second mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a white University of Cincinnati officer who killed an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop. It's the latest racially charged police shooting case to show the reluctance of U.S. jurors to convict officers.

By Dan Sewell Associated Press