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McConnell cautions replacement to health law to take time

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Congress will act early next year to repeal President Barack Obama’s health care law but delay the changes as Republicans try to come… 12 more words

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Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the former prisoner of war who’s accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan, is asking President Barack Obama to pardon him… 11 more words

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AP INTERVIEW: Election winner promises 'a new Gambia'

YUNDUM, Gambia (AP) — Gambia’s newly elected president is urging exiles who fled during the 22-year reign of his predecessor to return from abroad and help him reform the tiny West African country. 12 more words

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Emergency officials: We won't let pipeline protesters freeze

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The head of North Dakota’s emergency management services says the state is prepared to respond to Dakota Access pipeline protesters who may need help during a winter storm or some o… 12 more words

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Guns at zoos? Texas says no while struggling to tame rules

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — More than a year after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott made firearms, including openly holstered weapons, legal in more places in the state, disputes remain over where guns are allowed — m… 12 more words

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Campus attack could be latest terror case in heartland state

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities are investigating terrorism as a possible motive in the car-and-knife attack on the Ohio State University campus, the latest in a series of cases involving young men who… 12 more words

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