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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 - 4:36pm

Pence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious right

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- Vice President Mike Pence's visit Friday to Colorado to celebrate the anniversary of Focus on the Family came at a time of change for the religious right during the age of President Donald Trump....

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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 - 4:25pm

Long after riots, Milwaukee neighborhood sees little change

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The scars of the violence that erupted in a Milwaukee neighborhood after a police officer killed a 23-year-old black man remain visible nearly a year later, reminders of how little things have changed....

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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 - 4:21pm

A 2nd mistrial: Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop's murder retrial

CINCINNATI (AP) -- 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....

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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 - 4:19pm

Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Rain bands spinning off of Tropical Depression Cindy spread drenching rains across the Southeast and into the Midwest on Friday, triggering scattered flash flood warnings in several states including West Virginia, whose residents are still recovering from deadly floods one year ago....

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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 - 4:14pm

'That tree wants to live': Onlookers watch tree-moving prep

BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Workers in Idaho prepared to inflate rolling tubes beneath a massive sequoia that grew over more than a century from a seed sent by naturalist John Muir. Then, they'll wrestle the tree up a ramp to street level Friday....

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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 - 4:12pm

Fire near Utah ski resort burns 13 homes after evacuations

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A wildfire menacing a southern Utah ski town for nearly a week flared again, doubling in size for the second night in a row and torching more homes after residents fled the flames, officials said Friday....

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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 - 3:53pm

APNewsBreak: Military heads want transgender enlistment hold

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Military chiefs will seek a six-month delay before letting transgender people enlist in their services, officials said Friday....

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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 - 3:52pm

Military jet practicing for Ohio air show in accident

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Authorities say a military jet apparently practicing for an Ohio air show has been involved in an accident....

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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 - 3:50pm

Trump signs law to make VA more accountable for vets' care

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump signed a bill into law Friday that will make it easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs to fire employees, part of a push to overhaul an agency that is struggling to serve millions of military vets....

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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 - 1:38pm

Eclipse chasers blaze trail to Oregon for view of a lifetime

MADRAS, Ore. (AP) -- Just before sunrise, there's typically nothing atop Round Butte but the whistle of the wind and a panoramic view of Oregon's second-highest peak glowing pink in the faint light....

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