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Rivals rumble-ready; both meet Netanyahu

posted: 09/26/2016 5:45 a.m. Comment 1

NEW YORK -- Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump met separately with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday, giving each candidate the chance to tout their readiness to lead the nation and their knowledge of foreign policy on the eve of their first presidential debate, a little more than six weeks before Election Day.

Gypped, landowners say of gas fees

updated: 09/26/2016 3:38 a.m. Comment 1

WYALUSING, Pa. -- In Pennsylvania and other gas-producing states, as well as Arkansas, landowners are bitterly disputing the sums that some drillers have been taking from royalty checks already severely diminished by a collapse in prices.

Neighbor: Mall suspect 'creepy'

posted: 09/26/2016 3:36 a.m. Discuss

OAK HARBOR, Wash. -- The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges that he assaulted his stepfather, and was described by a neighbor as so "creepy, rude and obnoxious" that she kept a stun gun by her front door.

Game goes on amid Charlotte protest

updated: 09/26/2016 3:34 a.m. Gallery Discuss

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Video footage of a black man's fatal shooting hasn't settled questions about whether he threatened Charlotte police with a gun Tuesday before he was felled by a black officer.

The Nation in Brief

updated: 09/26/2016 3:20 a.m. Discuss

Singapore firm buys Rolling Stone stake

Black museum's debut in D.C. cause to rejoice

updated: 09/25/2016 4:32 a.m. Comments 5

WASHINGTON -- In a speech filled with reminders of America's dark and not-so-distant past, as well as hopes for a brighter future, President Barack Obama helped to inaugurate the National Museum of African American History and Culture on Saturday in Washington.

2 Arkansans keep Clinton's A-list supporters visible, on message

updated: 09/24/2016 4:30 a.m. Comments 3

NEW YORK -- If singer Cher wants to highlight Hillary Clinton's climate policies, she has some Arkansans who are happy to hand her the talking points.

Loose dogs bedevil south Dallas

updated: 09/25/2016 4:28 a.m. Discuss

DALLAS -- A deep growl came from the other side of Shaniqua Roland's front door.

U.S. fence lets people look, not touch

updated: 09/25/2016 4:25 a.m. Discuss

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. -- Andres Gallegos Arguello stood on the American side of a metallic mesh fence in Friendship Circle between San Diego and Tijuana. His mother and father stood on the other side.

Democrats, GOP pledge override of 9/11-bill veto

posted: 09/25/2016 4:24 a.m. Comment 1

WASHINGTON -- Democrats and Republicans are vowing to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill to allow families of 9/11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for the kingdom's alleged backing of the terrorists who killed nearly 3,000 people.

N.C. shooting video released

updated: 09/25/2016 4:21 a.m. Gallery Comment 1

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte police released video footage Saturday that shows officers surrounding a black man with his hands at his sides before shots are fired and he buckles to the ground.

California forecast: Heat, wind, fire risk

posted: 09/25/2016 4:20 a.m. Discuss

LOS ANGELES — A heat wave with triple digits was expected to hit the Los Angeles area, the San Joaquin Valley and Sacramento this weekend.

Suspect in mall shooting captured

posted: 09/25/2016 4:18 a.m. Comment 1

BURLINGTON, Wash. -- The suspect in a shooting at a Washington state mall that left five dead and sparked an intensive, nearly 24-hour manhunt is in custody, authorities said Saturday.

Clinton preps to pounce; Trump bones up on policy

updated: 09/25/2016 4:13 a.m. Comments 3

WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's next major opportunity to motivate supporters and sway a narrow band of undecided voters will come in Monday's 90-minute, prime-time debate.

On Title X funds, U.S. seeks to ban state sway

posted: 09/25/2016 4:12 a.m. Discuss

WICHITA, Kan. -- President Barack Obama's administration has proposed barring states and other recipients of federal family-planning grants from placing restrictions on where the money can go, undermining the efforts of 13 Republican-led states to prevent such money from going to Planned Parenthood.




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