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John Legend, Colombian star Juanes perform outside jail

January 20, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

John Legend, left, and Colombian rock star Juanes arrive to perform in front of a detention center in Eloy, Arizona, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016. Legend and Juanes played two songs each separately and one together at the facility, to draw attention to immigration. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo) ELOY, Ariz. (AP) — Colombian musician Juanes and singer [&hellip...

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Navy carrier group powered partly by biofuel sets sail

January 20, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

The guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale leaves Naval Base Coronado Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, in Coronado, Calif. The U.S. Navy is launching a carrier strike group to be powered partly by biofuel, calling it a milestone toward easing the military’s...

Officials: Bus driver said he was tired before deadly crash

January 19, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

A California Highway Patrol investigator waalks past the license plate of a Greyhound bus that overturned Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2015, leaving two dead and at least eight injured in San Jose, Calif. A Greyhound spokeswoman said the bus, which left Los Angeles...

Michigan governor devotes speech to Flint water crisis

January 19, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

Protesters gather outside the state Capitol before Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State address, Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, in Lansing, Mich. With the water crisis gripping Flint threatening to overshadow nearly everything else he has...

Alaska lawmakers begin session focused on $3.5B deficit

January 19, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

The Alaska Senate meets on the first day of the new legislative session on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, in Juneau, Alaska. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer) JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Legislature convened Tuesday for the start of a legislative session expected to...

Gov. Snyder: Clinton politicizing Flint’s water crisis

January 18, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

Rosie Wright, center, rallies with the crowd over Flint’s water crisis Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, in Ann Arbor, Mich. Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder responded Monday to criticism from presidential candidate Hillary Clinton during the Democratic debates for his...

With Confederate flag gone, King Day rally shifts focus

January 18, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

Josephine Washington worships during the Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday ceremony at Sweet Home Missionary Baptist Church in Athens, Ala., Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. (John Godbey/The Decatur Daily via AP) COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — For the first time in 17...

Family of American missing in Iran still waiting

January 18, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

Christine Levinson, center, wife of Robert Levinson, and her children, Dan and Samantha Levinson, talk to reporters in New York, Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. The relatives of Robert Levinson, a former FBI agent who disappeared in Iran almost nine years ago, said...

Suspect guilty of manslaughter in 2014 Bourbon St. gunfight

January 16, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

  NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A jury in New Orleans late Friday returned a guilty verdict in the trial of the only suspect arrested in a 2014 gunfight on Bourbon Street that left a bystander dead and nine other people wounded. Trung Le, 22, was found guilty of...

Rules vary for alcohol on Grand Canyon river rafting trips

January 16, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A huge sense of accomplishment rushes over rafters as they conquer the last big rapid on the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. Hands fly in the air. Fists pump. Screams echo through the canyon walls. Then someone breaks out...