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Small investors blame losses on brokers they once trusted
NEW YORK (AP) -- Susan Bernardo trusted her stockbroker. She wound up losing a fortune.... 3/30/2015 7:28 AM

Federal funding in short supply for rural water projects
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- A pipeline project intended to bring billions of gallons of water a year to a drought-stricken section of eastern New Mexico represents a lifeline to parched communities that are quickly running out of water.... 3/30/2015 7:16 AM

Focus shifts to cause of NYC explosion after 2 bodies found
NEW YORK (AP) -- After two bodies were pulled from the rubble of a Manhattan apartment building collapse, authorities shifted their focus to what caused the massive explosion and fire and the possibility that someone may have improperly tapped a gas line serving one of the buildings.... 3/30/2015 5:19 AM

Feds to wrap up case in 1st phase of marathon bombing trial
BOSTON (AP) -- Prosecutors are expected to wrap up their case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev with testimony from medical examiners who will describe the injuries to two people who died in the attack, including an 8-year-old boy.... 3/30/2015 6:18 AM

National parks call on Americans to 'Find Your Park'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- After nearly 100 years, the National Park Service holds some of the most beautiful and historic places in the country, though there's also an $11 billion backlog of unfunded maintenance and a visitor base that's aging and mostly white.... 3/30/2015 8:50 AM

Why getting patients on their feet may speed recovery in ICU
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The intensive care unit is a last frontier for physical therapy: It's hard to exercise patients hooked to ventilators so they can breathe.... 3/30/2015 7:06 AM

Century-old NYC matzo factory faces a high-tech future
NEW YORK (AP) -- The last ever Passover matzos have rolled out of a century-old bakery on Manhattan's Lower East Side - a neighborhood that's been dubbed the "Jewish Plymouth Rock" but is rapidly gentrifying.... 3/30/2015 5:11 AM

Late audits halt trading in Morgan Stanley-backed stocks
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Two major companies in a prominent $1.4 billion Asia investment fund managed by New York banking giant Morgan Stanley unexpectedly told securities regulators they will not file their financial statements on time and froze trading in their stocks, actions generally considered to be cause for concern.... 3/30/2015 5:00 AM

AP PHOTOS: Horsemen chase thrill of the hunt, scent of a fox
MONKTON, Md. (AP) -- A hound's howl breaks through the cold rainfall. Dozens more hounds emerge from a stand of trees and bound across a field in search of a fox's scent. Horses carrying riders in red and black coats follow from a ways behind, quickly disappearing again over a hillcrest, minutes away from Baltimore's growing suburbs.... 3/30/2015 6:42 AM

A look at US Bureau of Reclamation rural water projects
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- The federal Bureau of Reclamation oversees several large-scale projects aimed at delivering drinking water to rural communities in the West. The agency has $36 million to spend on projects during the next fiscal year - a fraction of the funds needed for the work.... 3/30/2015 7:13 AM

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