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Boil-water alerts in Texas on the rise for many reasons

DALLAS (AP) — A glass of drinking water hasn’t been easy to come by lately for the 320,000 people in Corpus Christi. The Texas Gulf Coast city has issued three orders in less than a year tellin
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Libertarians to pick nominee to challenge Trump, Democrat

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Libertarian Party will soon pick its presidential nominee from three candidates. Delegates to the party’s convention in Orlando on Sunday are scheduled to choose from f
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Gay couple attacked? In West Virginia, it’s not a hate crime

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Last April, police say, a Marshall University football player saw two men kissing on a Huntington street, left a car, shouted homophobic slurs and attacked the men. Those cha
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Altered state: Border redraw leaves 16 in different Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Dee Martin may wake up on Jan. 1 and find herself in a whole different state. South Carolina and North Carolina have redrawn the border between the two states with GPS technolog
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Gibraltar fears border with Spain could close if UK quits EU

MADRID (AP) — Gibraltar’s chief minister says if the United Kingdom were to vote to leave the European Union the tiny British territory on Spain’s southwestern tip could find its access t
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Sailor turned novelist to celebrate book release abroad

A novelist who was twice rescued from storm-battered sailboats will be celebrating the release of his latest book from the Canary Islands. South Carolina author Michael Hurley successfully sailed sol
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Who are celebrities supporting in California's June 7 primary?

As primary nears, Sanders sees California as the 'big enchilada" May 29, 2016, 7:16 a.m. Bernie Sanders continues to traverse California ahead of June 7 primary. Sanders pledges to defeat Trump ,
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As primary nears, Sanders sees California as the 'big enchilada"

As primary nears, Sanders sees California as the 'big enchilada" May 29, 2016, 7:16 a.m. Bernie Sanders continues to traverse California ahead of June 7 primary. Sanders pledges to defeat Trump ,
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Lewis Hamilton breaks losing streak with win at action-packed Monaco Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton won an incident-packed Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday to get his Formula One championship bid back on track after a dismal run of eight races without a win.  Red Bull driver Daniel Ric
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'Outlander' recap: There's no place like Lallybroch

The Frasers have returned to Scotland, and just like that a great weight has been lifted off the shoulders of “Outlander” Season 2.  They even redesigned the opening credits again, this time with
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Sanders say California primary is the 'big enchilada'

As primary nears, Sanders sees California as the 'big enchilada" May 29, 2016, 7:16 a.m. Bernie Sanders continues to traverse California ahead of June 7 primary. Sanders pledges to defeat Trump ,
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Looking for a rush, traveler? Adrenaline-hunter.com aims to deliver

Looking for extreme sport and travel adventures that give you a rush? Name: Adrenaline-hunter.com What it does: The website is a source for air, land, water, snow, urban and crazy adventures aroun
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Foreign briefing: State Department issues new warning against travel to North Korea

Just in case you were thinking of visiting North Korea, the State Department on May 16 issued a new travel warning that “strongly urges U.S. citizens to avoid all travel to North Korea due to the
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Supreme Court asked to rule on Trump casino bankruptcy

The Supreme Court is being asked to take up a bankruptcy dispute involving the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City and to decide whether to restore the health and pension benefits of more than 1,000
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World health experts call for Rio Olympics to be postponed or moved given Zika spread fears

More than 100 health experts have called for the Rio Olympic Games to be postponed or moved because of fears that the event could speed up the spread of the Zika virus around t
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