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Most states do bare minimum on fire-foam contamination
The military is checking U.S. bases for potential groundwater contamination from a toxic firefighting foam, but most states so far show little inclination to examine civilian sites for the same threat.... 4/29/2016 1:22 PM

Violence follows California Trump rally, 17 arrested
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) -- Raucous protesters of Donald Trump took to the streets in California in violent demonstrations leading to 17 arrests as the Republican presidential contender brought his campaign to conservative Orange County.... 4/29/2016 4:59 PM

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) -- A Texas medical examiner says the two young daughters of an internationally known pianist likely died of asphyxia.... 4/29/2016 2:34 PM

Texas schools spare no expense for huge football stadiums
DALLAS (AP) -- A suburban Dallas school district grabbed national attention in 2012 when it opened an eye-popping $60 million high school football stadium.... 4/29/2016 5:20 PM

Murder charge for mom after 1 of 2 boys beaten at motel dies
MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) -- The mother of two boys found badly beaten at an Ohio motel has been charged with murder now that one of them has died.... 4/29/2016 4:25 PM

Ohio schools close over video threatening American students
ATHENS, Ohio (AP) -- An anonymous video threatening the safety of "American students" posted to a location-based social media app group connected to Ohio University prompted heightened security on the campus and closed six area school districts Friday.... 4/29/2016 4:13 PM

Senate confirms first female officer for warfighting command
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate has confirmed an Air Force general to be the first female officer to lead one of the military's warfighting commands.... 4/29/2016 5:42 PM

APNewsBreak: San Francisco chief releases racist texts
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- San Francisco's police chief has ordered effective immediately that all officers attend an anti-harassment class, as he released more transcripts of a former lieutenant and two former officers exchanging racist text messages.... 4/29/2016 5:20 PM

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 1:32 PM

Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?
MIAMI (AP) -- The makeup industry is trying to convince women that looking good on the outside starts from within - but it's unclear whether the products they're trying to hawk are safe and effective.... 4/29/2016 5:15 PM

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