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GOP hopefuls take on illegal immigration in debate preview
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) -- The Republican Party's presidential class called for aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration, seizing on a delicate political issue as more than a dozen White House hopefuls faced off in New Hampshire on Monday night for a pointed preview of the first full-fledged debate of the 2016 primary season.... 8/4/2015 12:50 AM

Special Olympics athlete found after disappearing from LAX
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- An autistic teenage Special Olympics athlete who vanished from Los Angeles International Airport was found sleeping on a lawn five miles away Monday afternoon, hours after another missing competitor turned up safe 350 miles away in Northern California.... 8/4/2015 1:32 AM

Jeb Bush unveils border security, immigration reform plan
MIAMI (AP) -- Jeb Bush outlined plans Monday to improve security of the nation's borders and enforcement of its existing immigration laws, calling both a requirement before any president could begin to address the status of the estimated 11 million people living in the country illegally.... 8/3/2015 8:10 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

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

The Latest: Colorado theater jury to hear from families
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):... 8/3/2015 9:07 PM

Prosecutor: Police officers unlawfully opened fire in death
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- A "paramilitary response" by police in New Mexico unnecessarily escalated an encounter last year that ended when two officers unlawfully opened fire and killed a homeless man despite signs that he wanted to surrender, a special prosecutor said Monday.... 8/3/2015 11:50 PM

Ex-con accused of killing police officer turns self in
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- An ex-con accused of fatally shooting a police officer who interrupted a drug deal turned himself in Monday, ending an intensive two-day manhunt, authorities said.... 8/3/2015 11:58 PM

The Latest: Memphis mayor: 'Our nation was a community'
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in Memphis, Tennessee (all times local):... 8/4/2015 12:02 AM

Texas attorney general accused of lying to investors
McKINNEY, Texas (AP) -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton had an investment opportunity: a tech startup making data servers. He told people he had put his own money into Servergy Inc., according to prosecutors, and helped persuade a state lawmaker and another wealthy businessman to buy more than $100,000 in shares.... 8/3/2015 11:24 PM

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