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Published 18 hours ago
Search for answers begins in sinking of cargo ship
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — On board the 790-foot El Faro when it set out on its doomed voyage into the path of Hurricane Joaquin were five Polish workers whose job was to prepare the engine room for a retrofitting.

Published 18 hours ago
Model sues Bill Cosby over alleged sexual assault
LOS ANGELES — A model who has accused Bill Cosby of drugging her at the Playboy Mansion in 2008 sued the comedian on Tuesday for sexual assault.

Published 19 hours ago
Harvard debate team loses to NY inmates
BOSTON — A group of New York inmates has toppled Harvard’s prestigious debate team.

Published 19 hours ago
Kasich mocks deportation plan backed by Trump
WASHINGTON — Taking aim at Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, Gov. John Kasich said it is “just not acceptable in America” to have the government deport millions of undocumented immigrants who have lived for years in the United States.

Updated 19 hours ago
Mich. Senate approves higher fines
LANSING, Mich. — Michigan lawmakers want to make it costlier for stores that sell cigarettes to minors and the minors who illegally buy them.

Published 19 hours ago
UConn student arrested over mac and cheese
STORRS, Conn. — A University of Connecticut student has gotten into a confrontation with a campus food court manager who wouldn’t let him buy macaroni and cheese with bacon and jalapeno peppers and has been arrested.

Published 20 hours ago
Calif. governor signs gender wage-gap bill
SAN FRANCISCO - California Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation today aimed at closing the wage gap between men and women, a law that supporters say is among the strongest in the country.

Published 20 hours ago
Students help First Lady harvest White House garden
WASHINGTON — A gloved Michelle Obama wielded a pitchfork today to show some student helpers how to harvest the sweet potatoes in her White House garden.

Published 20 hours ago
Mich. factory supervisor wins $310.5M Powerball
LANSING, Mich. — A supervisor at a Michigan fiberglass factory who won a $310.5 million Powerball jackpot said Tuesday that she immediately quit her one-time “nasty, dirty” job and will buy land to build houses for her family.

Published 21 hours ago
Oregon shooter's mother wrote about guns in online forum
PORTLAND, Ore. — The mother of the Oregon gunman who killed nine in a college classroom apparently wrote about her love of guns in an online forum, referring to places that attempt to pass firearms legislation as “lame states.”

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