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Mormon church to release more documents from founder
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The Mormon church is taking another step in its push to be more transparent, and is releasing more historical documents that shed light on how Joseph Smith formed the religion.... 8/4/2015 5:12 AM

GOP hopefuls take on illegal immigration in debate preview
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) -- The Republican Party's presidential class demanded aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration, seizing on a delicate political issue while facing off in New Hampshire on Monday night during a crowded and pointed preview of the 2016 primary season's first full-fledged debate.... 8/4/2015 3:05 AM

States' targets shift in final Obama climate change plan
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Sixteen states will have tougher carbon dioxide reduction targets than they originally planned now that President Barack Obama has presented his final plan to cut emissions from U.S. power plants.... 8/4/2015 2:05 AM

Cooler weather helps crews battling California wildfire
LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) -- Firefighters were working aggressively to regain control after a raging Northern California fire jumped a highway that had served as a containment line for the massive blaze - one of 20 wildfires burning in California.... 8/4/2015 3:22 AM

Drought could hurt endangered fish caught in water fight
DIXON, Calif. (AP) -- California's historic drought could wipe out a tiny, endangered fish that's played an outsized role in the state's water wars.... 8/4/2015 5:22 AM

The Latest: Calif. wildfire grows after jumping containment
LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) -- The latest on wildfires burning in California:... 8/4/2015 3:27 AM

Baltimore homicide uptick: Anti-crime partnership launched
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Baltimore police and civic leaders launched a partnership Monday with five federal agencies that will embed their special agents with city homicide detectives, bidding to quell an upswing in homicides and other violent crime in that city.... 8/4/2015 1:37 AM

New Hampshire officials probing tent collapse that killed 2
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) -- Safety officials in New Hampshire worked through the night investigating the collapse of a circus tent during a severe storm that killed two spectators and injured at least 22 other people.... 8/4/2015 5:43 AM

Judge: Idaho's anti-dairy spying law is unconstitutional
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- A federal judge ruled Monday that Idaho's law banning secret filming of animal abuse at agricultural facilities is unconstitutional, giving animal rights activists across the country hope that the decision will pave the way to overturn similar laws in other states.... 8/4/2015 2:03 AM

Holmes jury keeps execution as option as sentencing advances
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- Jurors on Monday moved one step closer toward sentencing James Holmes to death for his Colorado movie theater attack, taking less than three hours to reject arguments that the former neuroscience student's mental illness means he should not die.... 8/3/2015 10:42 PM

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