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A Texas-based company building the Dakota Access pipeline calls the project a major step toward the nation’s weaning itself off foreign oil. But others view the project as an intrusion onto lands whe
SYDNEY (AP) — Qantas Airways Ltd. posted a record full-year profit of 1.53 billion Australian dollars ($1.1 billion) on Wednesday, after undergoing a cost-saving restructuring amid steep losses just
Smackdown was packed with huge news for the Backlash pay-per-view. Dean Ambrose has an opponent and there's new gold for the Blue Brand.
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Australia's national carrier Qantas posts a record annual profit of A$1.42bn ($1.1bn, £820m), nearly doubling last year's result.
Stacey Snider, will succeed Jim Gianopulos at the top of the movie studio on Sept. 1, rather than next June as previously announced
Leaving the EU will sap Scotland’s economy by £1.7bn to £11.2bn (€13bn) by 2030, depending on which new trade relationship Britain chooses, the Scottish government said yesterda
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NEW SALEM, Mass. (AP) — A small plane has made an emergency landing on a sandbar in Massachusetts. The pilot told state police that he was forced to land his plane on a sandbar in the Quabbin Reservo
August and March are the peak divorce-filings months in this state. A UW sociologist says the filings jump right after summer vacations but before school, and after the Thanksgiving/Christmas holiday
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A tribal house years in the making will be dedicated on the shores of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve on Thursday, a physical acknowledgment that the area known for its rugged beauty is also t
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Two months after he hosted a fundraiser for House Speaker Paul Ryan, one of the nation's most powerful Republicans, Apple CEO Tim Cook on Wednesday will help Hillary Clinton raise money for her presid
Sony announced early Tuesday that it will be releasing a USB dongle that would allow full support for the DualShock 4 controllers for Windows PCs and OS X computers. The DualShock 4 USB Wireless Adap
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“Veep” season 2 will be an exciting time for Jonah Ryan (Timothy Simons). Speaking to The Daily Caller, director Dale Stern said fans will have a fun time seeing the dynamics between Jonah and his ne
It appears that five Pokémon from the original lineup have been officially added to the “Pokémon Sun and Moon” Pokédex. Adding them to the new Pokémon and Alola forms that have been confirmed to appe
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The New York Times said on Tuesday its Moscow bureau was targeted by a cyber attack this month but that there was no evidence the hackers, believed to be Russian, were successfu
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Addiction treatment centers in the borough, which has been hit hard by the opioid epidemic, say they are being offered kickbacks for patient referrals.
It's been just over a year since nine-year-old Zion Harvey became the youngest person to receive a double-hand transplant after an infection forced doctors to amputate his own.
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ATLANTA (Reuters) - The mother of the only giant panda twins in the United States may soon deliver a second set of twins, Zoo Atlanta said on Tuesday, capping off an eventful month for lovers of the
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Heavy storms earlier this year hammered the forests that North America's monarch butterflies migrate to in central Mexico, a study showed on Tuesday, fueling fears the habitat
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The California Assembly on Tuesday passed a bill to extend the state's ambitious program to fight climate change beyond 2020, but minutes later it posted disappointing result
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The comedy festival running Thursday through Sunday in Los Angeles’ Little Tokyo neighborhood is an Asian American comedy festival, with a bill of more than 100 comics of Asian descent. But you wo
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A North Korean ballistic missile fired from a submarine Wednesday flew about 310 miles in the longest flight by that type of weapon, Seoul officials said, a range that can place much of South Kore
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It's not the Asian American Comedy Festival - it's the Comedy Comedy Festival

The comedy festival running Thursday through Sunday in Los Angeles’ Little Tokyo neighborhood is an Asian American comedy festival, with a bill of more than 100 comics of Asian descent. But you wo
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Bill by Assemblywoman Christina Garcia to help human trafficking victims in court head to Assembly for final vote

Essential Politics: Live updates as California Assembly agrees to extend climate change law Aug. 23, 2016, 6:42 p.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and poli
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Seoul says North Korea fired submarine-launched missile

A North Korean ballistic missile fired from a submarine Wednesday flew about 310 miles in the longest flight by that type of weapon, Seoul officials said, a range that can place much of South Kore
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More L.A. Unified students reach goals on statewide exams, district says

More students in the Los Angeles Unified School District met statewide goals on standardized tests in 2016 than they did last year, district officials said at a meeting Tuesday. Scores on the Cali
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San Diego Zoo's beloved elephant Ranchipur euthanized at age 50

The San Diego Zoo lost one of its elder statesmen Tuesday. Ranchipur, the zoo’s 50-year-old Asian elephant, was euthanized after his health suddenly took a turn for the worse. The elderly mammal,
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Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw getting closer to facing hitters

In throwing a 40-pitch bullpen session at Dodger Stadium on Tuesday afternoon, Clayton Kershaw took a significant step toward a return to the Dodgers by completing an activity that sounds mundane.
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Tyler Skaggs struggles again in Angels' 7-2 loss to Blue Jays

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Children seeking U.S. asylum should be given a lawyer, state senator urges

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Santa Clara County corrections guard charged with punching and kicking an inmate in the head

Santa Clara County prosecutors have charged a former correctional guard with felony assault for violently subduing an inmate in the main jail in 2013, officials said Tuesday. Timmy Tri, 35, was ar
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Tiny Invader, Deadly to Fish, Shuts Down a River in Montana

State wildlife officials suspended recreation along almost 200 miles of the Yellowstone River last week to prevent a parasite from spreading.
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National parks from above: Amazing aerial images

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Big Sur fire: Area state parks remain closed with some exceptions

As it has been almost from when the Soberanes Fire started on July 22, all California State Parks from Garrapata State Park through Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park continue to be closed. But there are
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Squish, squish: Hotels.com left us waiting in the rain for our room

Gail Jaworski’s reservation is lost when she and her husband arrive in Barcelona, and getting help is a frustrating, soggy experience.
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Some vacation spots benefit as travelers avoid Zika

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National parks from above: 'Aerial America' captures amazing images

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AP NewsBreak: Feds want to ban swimming with Hawaii dolphins

HONOLULU (AP) — Federal regulators are proposing to ban swimming with dolphins in Hawaii, a move that could imperil one of the Aloha State’s most popular tourist delights and the industry that
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Howard Johnson’s restaurant to close, leaving only 1 more

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — The closing of one of the last two Howard Johnson restaurants in a couple of weeks will mark the end of its fried clam strips, ice cream and other menu staples that nourished bab
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The world with a backpack

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