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State awards $1.3M for cleanup of illegal North Coast cannabis grows

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CHP to implement maximum enforcement for Thanksgiving week

The following is a press release issued by the California Highway Patrol: Thanksgiving weekend, traditionally one of the busiest travel times in America, can also be one of the deadliest on the roadways. To help motorists avoid tragedies, the Ca...

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    Trump asks Supreme Court for full enforcement of travel ban

    HONOLULU (AP) The Trump administration on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to allow the latest travel ban to take full effect.A federal appeals court ruling last week allowed President Donald Trump's newest version of the ban to partially...

    By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, Associated Press|

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    New York Times reporter suspended in harassment probe

    NEW YORK (AP) The New York Times says it has suspended White House reporter Glenn Thrush while it investigates charges that he made unwanted advances on young women while he worked as a reporter at Politico and the Times.Laura McGann, a...

    By David Bauder, AP Media Writer|

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    The Latest: AP source: Border patrol agent may have fallen

    DALLAS (AP) The Latest on the death in Texas of a U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent (all times local):8:15 p.m.A U.S. official with knowledge of the investigation into death of a border patrol agent says the surviving agent who radioed...

    By The Associated Press|

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    1 killed, 1 injured in crash of Air Force training jet

    DEL RIO, Texas (AP) An airman has been killed and another injured after an Air Force training jet crashed near Amistad Reservoir on the Texas-Mexico border.An Air Force statement says the twin-jet, two-seat T-38 Talon jet aircraft assigned to...

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    2 men accused of offering bribes to Uganda, Chad officials

    NEW YORK (AP) For the second time in two years, federal prosecutors have charged foreign businessmen with paying millions of dollars in bribes to secure business deals, with one of the schemes relying on gifts paid to a former president of the...

    By Larry Neumeister, Associated Press|

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    Taylor Swift 'reputation' sells 1.22 M albums in 1st week

    NEW YORK (AP) Taylor Swift's "reputation" is in good standing: the album has sold 1.22 million units in its first week.Nielsen Music and Billboard report Monday that the album is Swift's fourth project to sell more than a million copies in a...

    By Mesfin Fekadu, AP Music Writer|

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    More than $98 million in community policing grants awarded

    CHICAGO (AP) Several cities, including Chicago, have been awarded more than $3.1 million each in federal grants to hire extra police officers.Attorney General Jeff Sessions Monday announced COPS Hiring Program grants, saying 80 percent of the...

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    Ex-Chicago officer who shot at teens gets 5-year sentence

    CHICAGO (AP) A federal judge sentenced a former Chicago police officer who was convicted of civil rights violations after he opened fire on a car full of teenagers to five years in prison on Monday, telling the officer that when he pulled the...

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    Lawsuit against Hastert alleging sexual assault dismissed

    CHICAGO (AP) An Illinois lawsuit filed against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert that alleged a sexual assault has been dismissed.Kendall County Circuit Judge Robert Pilmer ruled Monday that the statute of limitations required dismissal...

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    Nursing home tells Congress Irma deaths not staff's fault

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) A Florida nursing home under investigation for the deaths of 13 patients after Hurricane Irma says in a letter to Congress that staff members did everything possible but couldn't overcome a lack of power to the...

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