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Published on February 16, 2015 - Page 21
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A bill that would raise the school dropout age from 16 to 17 is advancing in the state House of Representatives....
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 4
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont is coveting its neighbor’s primary and New Hampshire is not amused. A Green Mountain State lawmaker is pushing to...
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 4
Message sign points to texting hazards LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A mobile message sign set up outside the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus police...
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 4
CORYDON, Ind. (AP) — Organizers of one of Indiana’s oldest county fairs say they have no plans to pull a pig-wrestling event from this summer’s...
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 5
SHOREWOOD, Minn. (AP) — Police in Minnesota used a stun gun to free a live buck that was stuck to a dead deer. South Lake Minnetonka Police were...
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 21
Librarian censured in book destruction COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A University of Missouri faculty committee says it no longer has confidence in the...
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 22
LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. (AP) — A man who told police he was responsible for a car crash that damaged the London Bridge in Lake Havasu City last...
Published on February 14, 2015 - Page 5
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) —Police are asking parents to check the online accounts of their children after three teens were accused of creating an...
Published on February 14, 2015 - Page 8
PHOENIX (AP) — Caylyn Otto bought a bracelet for her unborn son, but not for his baptism. “I pictured it being on an urn or being buried with him,”...
Published on February 14, 2015 - Page 18
NEW YORK (AP) — A “perfect” 100-carat diamond in a classic emerald-cut is going on the auction block, where it could fetch between $19 million to $25...
Published on February 14, 2015 - Page 18
NEW YORK (AP) — Mattel and Google are trying to bring the 75-year-old View-Master into the 21st century — with some help from smartphones and virtual...
Published on February 14, 2015 - Page 19
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — An Atlantic City casino is about to redefine casino gambling by introducing a new style of wagering: competition based on...
Published on February 14, 2015 - Page 19
WASHINGTON (AP) — Automakers are cramming cars with wireless technology, but they have failed to adequately protect those features against the real...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 13
CHICAGO — A day after Little League International stripped Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West of its national championship, team officials announced they...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 22
ALLENDALE, Mich. (AP) — Officials are investigating how feed likely contaminated with oil intended for industrial uses ended up killing 50,000...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 22
Activist complains about health plan NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A minister and patriotic activist who prayed at the beginning of a recent Senate...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 22
HELENA, Mont. — A Montana lawmaker is seeking to strengthen the state’s indecent exposure law, stopping just short of his wish to outlaw yoga pants...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 22
NEW YORK — Get ready for a familiar mix of gentle, cornball jokes and country music when a stage version of “Hee Haw” lands in Texas this fall. “...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 22
BELLEVUE, Idaho (AP) — A criminal investigation has been opened at a central Idaho assisted-living facility where state officials say seven residents...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 22
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A company that makes ammunition magazines and other accessories for guns has opened its new manufacturing and distribution...

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