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One dead, seven injured in St. Croix County crash

A per­son has died af­ter a two-ve­hi­cle head-on crash in St. Croix County.

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Trump says he'll decide on Paris climate deal next week

TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — President Donald Trump says he’ll make a final decision on whether the U.S. will stay in the Paris climate agreement next week.

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Pilot's remains back on US soil from Vietnam after 52 years

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Deborah Crosby touched her father’s flag-draped casket as her three brothers hugged her in a tearful embrace on the tarmac at the San Diego

8 hrs ago
Police: Man hurling racial slurs kills 2, injures 1 on train

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two people died Friday and another was hurt in a stabbing on a Portland light-rail train after a man yelled racial slurs at two young women who

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Texas 'bathroom bill' near collapse over GOP standoff

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A proposed Texas “bathroom bill” targeting transgender people neared collapse Friday over a deadlock between Republicans heeding

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Republican lawmaker alters UW free speech proposal

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker wants to alter a contentious bill designed to clamp down on campus protesters by spelling out the behaviors that disrupt free

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Islamic State claims responsibility for Egypt attack

MINYA, Egypt (AP) — The Islamic State group on Saturday claimed responsibility for the attack on a bus carrying Christians on their way to a remote desert monastery

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British Airways cancels flights amid global computer outage

LONDON (AP) — British Airways canceled all flights from London’s Heathrow and Gatwick airports Saturday as a global IT failure causes severe disruption for

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Official: Trump ‘evolving’ on global climate action

TAORMINA, Italy — Forceful face-to-face talks this week with fellow world leaders left President Donald Trump “more knowledgeable” and with

17 hrs ago
Fallen Navy pilot's children hug as remains brought home

SAN DIEGO — Deborah Crosby touched her father’s flag-draped casket as her three brothers hugged her in a tearful embrace on the tarmac at the San Diego airport

18 hrs ago
Texas 'bathroom bill' near collapse over GOP standoff

AUSTIN, Texas — A proposed Texas “bathroom bill” targeting transgender people neared collapse Friday over a deadlock between Republicans heeding warnings

18 hrs ago
'Blue Lives Matter’ laws raise concerns

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Following a spike in deadly attacks on police, more than a dozen states have responded this year with “Blue Lives Matter” laws that

17 hrs ago
New to Congress — and facing a day in court

BOZEMAN, Mont. — Montana’s new congressman hasn’t even been sworn into his first public office, but people are already talking about his prospects in 2018

17 hrs ago
Lawyer: Kushner would talk to FBI if asked

WASHINGTON — If the FBI wants to talk to Jared Kushner about his Russian contacts, they won’t have to track down the president’s son-in-law. Amid reports

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At G7 Summit, a day of clarification for the White House

TAORMINA, Italy — As President Donald Trump met with leaders of the world’s leading economies here Friday within miles of an active volcano, the White House was

1 day ago