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GOP face off in early-state forum is also a debate preview
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) -- The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faces off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.... 8/3/2015 6:39 PM

House GOP says it has the votes to disapprove of Iran deal
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Republicans said Monday that they have the GOP votes to disapprove of the Iran nuclear deal as Democrats stepped up their support of the agreement the Obama administration and other world powers negotiated with Tehran.... 8/3/2015 6:31 PM

The Latest: Holmes jury leaves after keeping death as option
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):... 8/3/2015 7:16 PM

Holmes jury keeps execution as option as sentencing advances
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- Jurors in the Colorado theater shooting trial declined to rule out the death penalty Monday as they move toward sentencing James Holmes, finding his defense failed to persuade them to show him mercy.... 8/3/2015 6:41 PM

Man shot to death awaiting court appearance in Mississippi
CANTON, Miss. (AP) -- A man got out of his pickup, walked up to the defendant in a drug-dealing case and fatally shot him in the chest, then set down his gun and surrendered as deputies confronted him outside a Mississippi courthouse Monday morning, law enforcement officials said.... 8/3/2015 7:12 PM

Cooler weather helps crews battling California wildfire
LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) -- Cooler weather helped crews build a buffer Monday between a raging Northern California wildfire and some of the thousands of homes it threatened as it tore through drought-withered brush that hadn't burned in years.... 8/3/2015 7:16 PM

Manhunt underway for suspect in officer's fatal shooting
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- A manhunt was underway Monday for a suspect who police say fatally shot a Memphis officer after he interrupted a drug deal involving a small amount of marijuana that would have resulted in just a misdemeanor citation and a fine.... 8/3/2015 1:38 PM

New Mexico governor: Keep worshipping after church blasts
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) -- The governor told New Mexico residents to keep attending houses of worship after small explosions outside two churches put parishioners on edge.... 8/3/2015 5:32 PM

Former President Jimmy Carter undergoes liver operation
ATLANTA (AP) -- Former President Jimmy Carter is expected to make a full recovery after having an operation Monday to remove a small mass in his liver, according to a spokeswoman.... 8/3/2015 7:13 PM

Texas' attorney general charged with securities fraud
McKINNEY, Texas (AP) -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton was booked Monday on securities fraud charges accusing him of misleading investors in a tech startup, including a state lawmaker, before he took office in January.... 8/3/2015 6:57 PM

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