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Residents pick through charred remains of Washington homes
WENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) -- Tom Bryant watched a wildfire charge up a hillside toward his home, then turned and told his wife it was time to go.... 6/30/2015 1:42 PM

Federal report faults police actions during Ferguson unrest
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Police antagonized crowds gathered to protest in Ferguson, violated free-speech rights and made it difficult to hold officers accountable, according to a U.S. Department of Justice report summary obtained by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.... 6/30/2015 2:50 PM

Experts: California vaccine bill could prevent outbreaks
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Giving California some of the strictest school vaccination requirements in the nation could help prevent outbreaks of disease like the measles flare-up at Disneyland, experts say.... 6/30/2015 2:44 PM

Convicted killer thought fellow escapee was slowing him down
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- Two convicted killers who staged a complicated prison break together and then spent more than two weeks roaming in thick New York woods finally split up when one man decided his companion was slowing him down, going their separate ways a few days before one was shot and the other captured, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.... 6/30/2015 4:33 AM

Texas abortion providers study whether clinics could reopen
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Abortion providers cheered a move by the U.S. Supreme Court to temporarily block part of a Texas law that would have closed more than half the state's 19 remaining abortion clinics. Now they are studying whether it could also allow them to reopen some previously shuttered facilities and whether that would even be feasible.... 6/30/2015 1:16 PM

Will latest inflammatory comments tarnish Trump's brand?
NEW YORK (AP) -- Is Donald Trump's business empire as Teflon-coated as his hair appears to be?... 6/30/2015 10:12 AM

Coal industry scores a win but fate of plants still in air
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Coal companies and their supporters scored a courtroom victory with a U.S. Supreme Court decision that said the Obama administration failed to take potential costs into account when it decided to regulate toxic emissions from many power plants.... 6/30/2015 10:32 AM

Fire chief says blaze destroys historic stadium in Oregon
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -- A spectacular fire destroyed Eugene's historic Civic Stadium on Monday evening and prompted the temporary evacuation of a two-block area, the fire chief said.... 6/30/2015 8:23 AM

Game-changer: Vegas moves toward arcade-style video gambling
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Bragging rights are usually the only reward at the end of a well-played video game. But what if high scores came with cash, too?... 6/30/2015 6:21 AM

Pre-Civil War baseball team card going on the auction block
NEW YORK (AP) -- For decades, a circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card was tucked away, first inside a secret drawer of a bedroom set and then between the pages of a photo album.... 6/30/2015 5:59 AM

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