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Students shaken by shooting focus on stopping gun violence

By JASON DEAREN, Associated PressPARKLAND, Fla. — Chris Grady was a theater kid counting down the days until he reported for duty in the U.S....

Interior to implement massive overhaul despite criticism

By DAN ELLIOTT, Associated PressDENVER — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is pressing ahead with a massive overhaul of his department, despite growing opposition to his...

Climber’s death on popular Oregon peak underscores dangers

By GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated PressGOVERNMENT CAMP, Ore. — Oregon's tallest peak rises above the streets of downtown Portland, its gorgeous snow-capped slopes luring 10,000 climbers...

Texas adds 14 rigs as US rig count jumps to 975

HOUSTON — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 29 this week to 975.That exceeds the...

False alarms highlight weaknesses in national alert system

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM, Associated PressWeather junkie John Grosso knew it was highly unlikely a monster wave was barreling toward the Connecticut coast. Still, when a...
President Trump delivering remarks to DHS in 2017.

Trump’s $4.4 trillion budget moves deficit sharply higher

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump unveiled a $4.4 trillion budget for next year that heralds an era of $1 trillion-plus federal deficits and —...

Push to move US public land managers west wins new support

DENVER — From its headquarters in Washington, D.C., the U.S. Bureau of Land Management oversees some of the nation's most prized natural resources: vast...

Stocks plunge, then mostly recover as wild ride continues

By MARLEY JAY, AP Markets WriterNEW YORK — The U.S. stock market mostly recovered after an early plunge Tuesday and was down moderately in late...

US rig count down by 3 to 936; Wyoming adds 3

HOUSTON — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. decreased by three this week to 936.That exceeds the...

Groups record voting rights abuses against Native Americans

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz.  — Election sites far from reservations. Poll workers who don't speak tribal languages. Unequal access to early voting sites.Native Americans say they...






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