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Protests break out as Trump speaks in Southern Cal
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) -- Raucous crowds of protesters took to the streets late Thursday in California as Donald Trump brought his Republican presidential campaign to conservative Orange County after sweeping the Northeast GOP primaries.... 4/29/2016 7:47 AM

Doubts about honesty led to university chancellor's removal
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- University of California President Janet Napolitano felt compelled to remove the chancellor of UC Davis after documents contradicted the campus leader's contention that she did not have any dealings with contractors that were hired to bolster the school's image online, a university spokeswoman said Thursday.... 4/29/2016 7:29 AM

APNewsBreak: Investigators look at overdose in Prince death
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Investigators are looking into whether Prince died from an overdose and whether a doctor was prescribing him drugs in the weeks before he was found dead at his home in suburban Minneapolis, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press.... 4/29/2016 6:29 AM

White powder mailed to Trump campaign office ruled harmless
NEW YORK (AP) -- An envelope containing a suspicious white powdery substance caused a scare when it was opened at a campaign office of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, but it later was deemed to be harmless.... 4/29/2016 3:53 AM

AP Newsbreak: More San Francisco police racist text messages
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- San Francisco's police chief has ordered "effective immediately" that all officers attend an anti-harassment class, even as he released more transcripts of a former lieutenant and two former officers exchanging racist text messages.... 4/29/2016 8:10 AM

Lawmaker accused of harassment is all alone with his M&Ms
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Amid the frenzied negotiations, flaring tempers and occasional frivolity marking the end of another Tennessee legislative session, one lawmaker stayed conspicuously alone and quiet.... 4/29/2016 7:51 AM

Ex-Montana Sen. Conrad Burns dies; influenced energy policy
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Former Montana Sen. Conrad Burns, a former cattle auctioneer whose folksy demeanor and political acumen earned him three terms and the bitter disdain of his opponents, died Thursday. He was 81.... 4/29/2016 4:00 AM

Flint residents tell civil rights panel of fear, distrust
FLINT, Mich. (AP) -- Half a century after a civil rights panel investigated Flint's segregated housing, the commission held its first hearing Thursday into whether city residents again faced discrimination or racial bias - this time related to the city's crisis over lead-tainted drinking water.... 4/29/2016 1:05 AM

California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- California officials say they will seek more than $90 million in firefighting costs from Pacific Gas & Electric Co. after finding that a deadly 2015 fire was sparked by a tree that came into contact with a power line.... 4/29/2016 4:43 AM

Large graffiti carved at Arches National Park in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Rangers at Utah's Arches National Park were investigating large graffiti Thursday that was carved so deeply into a famous red rock arch that it might be impossible to erase, officials said.... 4/28/2016 11:23 PM

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