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National parks rush to repair damage after shutdown

SALT LAKE CITY – National parks across the United States are scrambling to clean up and repair damage that visitors and storms caused during the recent government shutdown while bracing for the...

DATE: Feb. 1, 2019 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper sells moderate problem-solving

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – As the early Democratic presidential candidates come out with their tax and health care plans, former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is pitching beer and bipartisanship....

DATE: Jan. 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Even with shutdown deal, federal workers likely won’t see back pay until next week

WASHINGTON – While Congress and President Donald Trump on Friday agreed to reopen dozens of federal government agencies that have been shuttered for 35 days, the 800,000 employees who haven’t been...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Sen. Cory Gardner starts to separate himself from party

DENVER – Republican Sen. Cory Gardner helped mastermind the GOP’s midterm strategy of pushing Senate candidates closer to President Donald Trump. But heading into his own 2020 re-election bid in...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Lawsuits ramp up pressure on family that owns opioid company

The legal pressure on the prominent family behind the company that makes OxyContin, the prescription painkiller that helped fuel the nation’s opioid epidemic, is likely to get more intense. The...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals. None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out....

DATE: Jan. 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Investors, farmers guessing as shutdown delays crop reports

DES MOINES, Iowa – The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Friday that it must delay the release of key crop reports because of the partial government shutdown, leaving investors and farmers...

DATE: Jan. 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

‘Ear Hustle’ host freed, but prison podcast will go on

OAKLAND, Calif. – In California, inmates typically are granted parole by doing good deeds or showing they have been rehabilitated by becoming pastors, drug counselors or youth advocates. For Walter...

DATE: Jan. 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Ryan Zinke defends legacy as he leaves office

BILLINGS, Mont. – As former U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke exits Washington chased by ethics investigations and criticism of his actions favoring industry, he told The Associated Press he’s...

DATE: Jan. 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

‘The toughest year’: Immigration dominated ’18

NEW YORK – Children torn from parents, refugees turned away and a relentless stream of changes to immigration regulation and enforcement. To those who champion President Donald Trump and believe...

DATE: Dec. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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