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Federal government ending Wyoming wolf protections

September 1, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This image provided by Yellowstone National Park shows a wolf walking through the snow in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is expected to announce Friday Aug. 31, 2012, that it is ending protections for wolves in Wyoming. (AP Photo/Yellowstone National Park, File) CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The federal [&hellip...

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Astronauts, family mourn humble hero Armstrong

September 1, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Apollo 8 astronaut Bill Anders talks about astronaut Neil Armstrong following private services for Armstrong, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, in Cincinnati. Portman gave the eulogy at the service. Hundreds of people attended a closed service for Armstrong Friday at a...

Waters recede in Louisiana, leaving sopping mess

September 1, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Several men try to free this grounded yacht on Twin Lake, near Diamondhead, Miss., Friday, Aug. 31, 2012. Area residents often anchor their boats during storms in lake. Strong winds and high waters caused by Isaac forced the grounding. A house boat was...

Israelis say UN report strengthens Iran warnings

September 1, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012 photo, two Israeli women drink coffee in a shopping mall after collecting their gas mask from a distribution center in Jerusalem. A new U.N. report adds credibility to Israel’s warnings about Tehran’s nuclear...

First since '52: No talk of war in GOP speech

September 1, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Aug. 15, 1996 file photo, Republican presidential nominee Bob Dole delivers his acceptance speech during the Republican National Convention in San Diego. Mitt Romney did not mention the war in Afghanistan, where 79,000 US troops are...

Now comes Obama's turn; tight campaign at a pivot

September 1, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney talks with local residents during a tour of areas flooded hurricane Isaac, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, in Jean Lafitte, La. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) FORT BLISS, Texas (AP) — His convention...

Why world markets focus on tiny Jackson Hole, Wyo.

August 31, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE- In this August 27, 2010, file photo, Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke, left, and Donald L. Kohn, governor of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, walk along the veranda of the Jackson Lake Lodge with the Grand Tetons in the distance, at the start of...

Romney makes his case: 'Need jobs, lots of jobs'

August 31, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Michigan delegate Linda Lee Tarver from Lansing wipes away her tears during the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Mitt Romney launched his fall campaign for the White...

Romney appealing to disappointed Obama voters

August 31, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney looks over the podium position during a sound check at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Republican Mitt Romney has a...

Defense: Shooting suspect made call before attack

August 31, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Assistant District Attorney Karen Pearson leads the prosecution team into court for a motions hearing for suspected theater shooter James Holmes in district court in Centennial, Colo., on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012. Holmes has been charged in the shooting at the...